Holidays

Fun easy ideas for making the holidays special for the entire family. Recipes, crafts, and traditions for Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Halloween, and more.

Easy rocky road candy (rocky road peanut clusters) to make for Christmas or the holidays. Perfect for cookie plates to give away to family and friends! Easy rocky road candy (rocky road peanut clusters) to make for Christmas or the holidays. Perfect for cookie plates to give away to family and friends!

This rocky road candy (also called rocky road peanut clusters) is an easy treat to make for Christmas. It only takes a few steps to make, and you can literally have them made in 15 minutes.   This is a fun recipe for kids and grandkids to help make. Make a double batch, and they…

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My TOP 10 favorite holiday gift ideas for home canners! My favorite canning gadgets, including food mills, immersion blenders, jelly strainers, and more! My TOP 10 favorite holiday gift ideas for home canners! My favorite canning gadgets, including food mills, immersion blenders, jelly strainers, and more!

If you are a canner, you know that there is a lot of equipment you can buy to make your life easier during canning season. A lot of people (including myself) try to get by with the bare essentials in order to save money, but the holidays are a great time to pick up some…

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Easy recipe for crock pot cranberry butter. One of my favorite holiday cranberry dessert recipes! Easy recipe for crock pot cranberry butter. One of my favorite holiday cranberry dessert recipes!

I love cranberries! I am always looking for new recipes to make with cranberries during the holiday season. This cranberry butter is really easy to make and would make a great holiday gift.   Crock Pot Cranberry Butter Recipe Ingredients: 2 12-oz. bags fresh cranberries 2 c. sugar 2 whole cinnamon sticks 1 c. water…

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Easy DIY Easter basket ideas broken down by age groups for all your friends and family. From toddlers to teens to adults, there is an idea for everyone. Easy DIY Easter basket ideas broken down by age groups for all your friends and family. From toddlers to teens to adults, there is an idea for everyone.

If you are doing several Easter baskets for family and friends you may be overwhelmed trying to decide what to fill them with.   Often it works best to determine what your basket recipient would like depending on their age. Following is a guideline for choosing the contents for Easy Easter baskets by age:  …

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