Snow and Sickness
On Thursday, the 23rd, we headed over the pass to Yakima. The weather was perfect and I spent most of the trip having great conversations with my brother, Karl, who rode with us. I was having su…
Berry Christmas Pavlova - My Square Frying Pan
I LOVE Christmas! Don’t you? Nothing celebrates happy holidays in Australia like Pavlova. Mind you, while I could definitely do without the claustrophobic shopping crowds, I do enjoy the pre-Christmas get-togethers with good friends, secret Santa and family holidays on the coast each year. One of my most cherished Christmas traditions is held with my Grandma Doris...Read More »
Inexpensive Christmas Gift Ideas
A great (and long) list of inexpensive gift ideas for anyone on your list. A great reference for finding a gift for anyone you are planning on giving to!
These Christmas Decorating Ideas Will Inspire You to Bring the Beauty of the Season Home
Everyone loves decorating for Christmas. Grab your garland and get ready for wreaths, because here, the editors of Southern Living share some of their favorite new ideas for Christmas decorating. These decorating ideas for your mantel, front door, mailbox, Christmas tree, and more will surely fill you with Christmas cheer. We show you how to give a twist on tradition with handmade willow-branch wreaths that you can use inside or out. We show you how to welcome your guests in memorable…
I made this one for a holiday gift fair I attended last week. I've always looooooooooooooved the original design of this cake, but I added the middle tier, Santa, the tree, and the poinsettia. Originally done by thecakespot.