Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

12 Silly Designs for Holiday Cookies

December 22nd, 2015 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Gallery

Original twists on Christmas treats. 


White Chocolate Peppermint Martini

December 24th, 2014 | By in Cooking, Party Food, Recipes, Trending Now
white chocolate peppermint martini

There’s no better time to indulge in a bit of alcohol than the holidays… and if you’re tired of eggnog, here’s another festive drink that’s sure to put you in a Christmas-y mood: a White Chocolate Peppermint Martini! Here’s what you’ll need: -1 shot Godiva white chocolate liquor -1 shot vodka -1/2 shot peppermint syrup -1 […]


Christmas Tree Napkins

December 22nd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor
christmas tree napkin

Make your upcoming holiday dinner party extra-festive with these adorable Christmas tree napkins, which will definitely brighten up those place settings. And you don’t even have to be a napkin folding ninja or an origami master to do it! It’s super easy! Here’s what you’ll need -square napkins (preferably green) -sewing pin   1. Lay […]


Chocolate Peppermint Bark

December 17th, 2014 | By in Activities, Cooking, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks
peppermint bark

‘Tis the season to indulge in chocolate. Or better yet, chocolate and peppermint! In the mood for some Peppermint Bark? Here’s what you’ll need: -12 ounces white chocolate -12 ounces dark chocolate -1/2 cup crushed peppermint candy -1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract   Melt your white chocolate and dark chocolate separately–you could either use a […]


Homemade Peppermint Soap

December 10th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids
peppermint soap bars

Doesn’t the smell of peppermint just make you think of all things Christmas? Now, imagine smelling that Christmas-y peppermint scent every time you hit the shower with some of your own homemade peppermint soaps–you’ll definitely be full of Christmas spirit the entire day! These homemade peppermint soaps would also make great gifts for your friends!   […]


Candied Pecans

December 8th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, Party Food, Recipes
candied pecans

Candied pecans are great if you want a quick and easy snack–or if you need something homemade to give to all your friends and family as gifts this holiday season. Here’s what you’ll need: -2 cups pecans -1 tablespoon olive or coconut oil -2 tablespoons yacon syrup, maple syrup or honey -½ tsp celtic sea salt   Toss […]


Clear Glass Ornaments

December 3rd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor

Clear glass ornaments are a great way to make beautiful, custom Christmas ornaments that are sure to make your tree look spectacular–and unique. Here’s what you’ll need: –clear glass ornaments -anything you can think of (that can fit inside the glass ball, of course) So this is pretty simple. Just remove the top and fill […]


DIY Gift Bow Using Magazine Pages

December 1st, 2014 | By in Crafts

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means your wallet has been taking a beating lately thanks to all the Christmas shopping you’ve been doing. Now if you don’t want to spend any more extra money on gift wrappers and bows, just get creative! You can use newspapers to wrap your gifts, and you […]


25 Great Examples of a Christmas Topiary (Hedge Sculpture)

November 26th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Gallery, Gardening, Patios

It takes a lot of chutzpah to make a Christmas topiary (see what we did there?)


25 Christmas Trees We’d Be Glad To Toss out on the Curb

December 24th, 2013 | By in Activities, Kids, Photos
Ladder Christmas Tree

We’d be glad to toss these 25 Christmas trees out on the curb December 26th. Charlie Brown always advocated that the awkward, sad trees had a lot of charm. But Charlie Brown never had a symmetrical fake tree as an option, like these tree-owners all did. Check out these 25 sad Christmas trees, then try […]