Archive for the 'Gift Giving' Category

Chocolate Joys

“This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone.” ~ Taylor Caldwell May you feel the peace and comfort knowing Christ is always with you! Wishing you a day full of breathable moments! I am sharing a candy I make at Christmas time! When my children were in elementary school, the big fundraiser was wrapping paper. This company also
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Candy Cane Gingerbread Cookies

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. Norman Vincent Peale I LOVE the smell of gingerbread cookies baking at Christmas time! I also love rolling out the dough and cutting out with a cookie cutter! Another thing I love about the holidays is watching all the baking shows/competitions! Recently I saw
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The Farm Chicks

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ― Mahatma Gandhi Today I am introducing you to The Farm Chicks! Their first book, The Farm Chicks in the Kitchen by Teri Edwards and Serena Thompson is one of my favorite things! I picked this book up many, many years ago at the
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Valentine Treats

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter 4: 8 One of my favorite ways to show love and caring is through food! Most holidays you will find me in my kitchen making treats. I had many ideas for treats for the special people in my life!  I always try to think
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Harvest Bark

What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. Ralph Waldo Emerson Most holidays, I make some kind of bark. I have been doing this since my children were small. I started making it because it was an easy project for my children to make to give to others.
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Autumn Snack Mix

We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do. Mother Teresa I was shopping one day and saw big jars of Halloween Snack Mix. The packaging really made these jars, they were very cute! I did not need 3 jars which is how it was sold. I looked at the ingredients for inspiration and made my
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Apple Cinnamon Rolls

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. Mother Teresa Today’s recipe is one I’ve shared before. I changed it to include apples, my daughter’s requested creation! I am pleased with the results! These make a delicious breakfast treat or dessert and they make a great gift as well! ENJOY! Debbi K. Apple Cinnamon
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Harvest Granola

May you start your day with a feeling of contentment, treasuring each moment as the gift that it is! Blessings! Granola! There are so many ways to make it and so many ways to embellish it! I enjoy adding granola to my holiday gift baskets. A pretty jar of it makes a great hostess gift! Today’s recipe was adapted from
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Flowers for any Occasion

Flowers are the sweetest things God every made and forgot to put a soul into. Henry Ward Beecher I adore flowers! They make me smile! I was shopping at Trader Joe’s over the weekend and came across these mini flowers! I’m guessing the pots are only about 3 inches! They are the sweetest! AND they are only 1.99 each! I
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White Chocolate Snack Mix

Today I am re sharing a tried and true favorite recipe! I thought this would be a great time to share in case anyone needs a quick last-minute gift from your kitchen! I have been making this over 10 years and it is well-loved! ENJOY! Debbi K. White Chocolate Snack Mix 2 bags white chocolate chips 3 TBSP vegetable oil,
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