December2015

Holiday Centerpiece

For the focal point of my dining room table I use an assortment of candles of varying sizes, and cut fresh greens from around my yard. If you are seating everyone around the table, it’s best to keep your arrangement low so everyone can see each other from across the table.  Otherwise, if you are doing buffet style and everyone is moving around the room, you…

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Make use of those candy canes!

Make use of those candy canes this holiday season by sprinkling them on chocolate covered pretzels. Check out my recipe Chocolate Covered Pretzels. In lieu of the sprinkles, just mash up some candy canes. I use the back of a large spoon and mash them inside the plastic wrapper.  Then pour the pieces into a bowl, and follow my recipe. The outcome as you can…

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