Gingerbread Boys And Girls Cookies

“These cookies are formed by cookie cutters. By using a toothpick to make a hole in the top of the cookie, you can hang them on the tree. You can also make paint out of egg yolks, and food coloring to make them more colorful–use as much food coloring as…

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Holiday Gift Giving Tips

Holiday Gift Giving Tips Happy Holidays! It’s the holiday gift-giving season again. And we all are looking for the perfect gifts for our loved ones. The task is never easy though. If you haven’t found a gift for your loved one yet, here are a few tips to help you…

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6 Foodie Fest ideas for the holidays in December

Foodie Fest Hello food lovers! If you’re looking for a reason to indulge in your favorite treats, you have come to the right place. This month, come join us and celebrate the creation of six of our favorite foods and desserts. Here’s a list of six food holidays you should…

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Safety Tips for Trick-or-Treating

Halloween is one of the most exciting nights of the year, but with candy and costumes comes the potential for mischief and havoc. Follow these tips for a safe and easy trick-or-treating experience. Plan Out Your Route The safest way to avoid any mishap is to go with your child.…

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Classic Valentine’s Day Chocolate Treats From Hershey

Hershey Has Festive Treats to Surprise Your Kids with a Delicious New Valentine’s Day Chocolate Tradition There are many different kinds of love to celebrate on Valentine’s Day – from classic love stories to that special bond between parent and child. This year, The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) has new…

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New Year’s Eve in New York City

As the new year approaches, New York City gets ready for its annual New Year’s Eve in Times Square celebration. The famous ball drop atop One Times Square has been a tradition dating back to 1906. Each year, over one million people descend upon Times Square to party and experience…

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Eco-Friendly Gifts to Give This Year

Eco-Friendly Gifts are Easy to Give this Year. Gift-giving this season doesn’t have to mean that you can’t be sustainable and environmentally conscious. Presents that don’t contribute to the deterioration of our planet are the best kinds of gifts you can give. Keep these tips in mind while planning your gifts:…

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Don’t Miss the Christmas Classics This Season!

Do you recall when you were small…and reindeer flew, snowmen talked, and Santa was always coming to town?  In particular three magical tales —  Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town — were always a sure-fire sign that Christmas was around the…

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5 Wine Tips to Make Your Thanksgiving Perfect

5 Wine Tips to Make Your Thanksgiving Perfect How to make Thanksgiving perfect with the perfect wine pairings, from the Founder of Nakedwines.com There’s a lot of details to manage during the holidays, but one you want to make absolutely sure you get right is the wine. Here are 5 rules…

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A Thanksgiving Fave: Root Beer Float Cookies

Root beer float cookies On Thanksgiving, here is a favorite around my house- root beer float cookies. Everyone loves them so here’s this delicious recipe! After a huge Thanksgiving dinner, a bowlful of cookies are always a good choice for dessert Serving size: Makes about 5 dozen cookies!! (great for…

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Best Halloween Pet Costumes

Costumes, candy, parties, haunted houses- we love Halloween! But nothing’s better than seeing our fave furry friends dressed up for this spooky holiday. Here are some of our favorites!

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Delicious potato latke recipe

Delicious potato latke recipe In celebration of Rosh Hashana or Hanukah, check out this delicious potato latke recipe. As someone with Celiac Disease, I picked a gluten-free recipe that does not include Matzo Meal. : 4 lbs russet potatoes 1 large onion, peeled 2 teaspoons salt 1 tablespoon white pepper 1 cup gluten-free rice flour mix 3 eggs, beaten olive oil (for frying)…

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What to do with leftover wine

So you popped the cork on too many bottles this weekend(who didn’t?) — here’s what to do with all that leftover wine when it’s no longer good enough to drink.  It has become a minor obsession when I travel to ask home cooks how they use wine in the kitchen. Fortunately,…

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Irish Rosie’s Irish Soda Bread

Irish Rosie’s Irish Soda Bread My husbands Irish grandmother was also named Rosie so I’ve often wondered if this was her recipe. I found it on the web and made it for the past few St. Patrick’s Days and it’s absolutely delicious. Very moist, soft, not dry, with a touch…

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10 Kindness Ideas for #RAKWeek2015

10 Kindness Ideas for #RAKWeek2015 The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation celebrated “Random Act of Kindness Week 2015” from February 9 to 15 this year. The goal was to do a small act of kindness every day for the entire week. Together, RAK volunteers, also known as RAKtivists aim to complete 100,000…

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New York City New Year Survival Guide

New York City New Year 2014 guide to a great night! New York City is one of the top destinations for New Year’s Eve in the world. Over one million people are in Times Square on New Year’s Eve, not to mention those that came for the extravagant parties and…

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Halloween Snacks – Frightfully Delicious Meal!

Halloween Snacks – Frightfully Delicious Meal Halloween snacks are more than candy corn and caramel apples! Show off your spellbinding culinary skills by whipping up these frightfully delicious Halloween snacks, complete with drink and dessert. Mummy Dogs Ingredients: -12 Hot Dogs -1 Tube Refrigerated Breadstick Dough -1 Egg -1 Tablespoon Water -Ketchup…

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Halloween Bash: Food

Planning a Halloween bash this weekend? Here’s some great ideas you must read! (All written by girls too!) Everything orange and black! Oranges, orange soda, black licorice, dark grapes, grape juice, macaroni and cheese, cheese curls, orange sherbet, root beer, carrot sticks, raisins, orange Jell-O, candy “dirt” (crushed up Oreos) .…

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Spooky Halloween decorations for your entrance way

Spooky Halloween Decorations Halloween entryways run the gamut — some homeowners compose pumpkins, gourds and hay in a pretty fall display, while others have fun making their guests navigate faux headstones and spiderwebs. Will you be welcoming your trick-or-treaters or weeding out the fraidy cats this year? Decorations that aren’t specifically…

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Halloween Appetizers – Creepy Bug Buns

A great Halloween appetizer for your kids before they go out trick or treating. Creepy Bug Buns Yield: 12 bug bun Prep 30 mins Rise 10 mins Bake 15 mins Ingredients 1 1/4 cups shredded mozzarella cheese (5 ounces) 1 14 1/2 ounce can pizza sauce 1 16 ounce package frozen white roll dough (12 rolls), thawed 1 egg white water Sesame seeds 36 pretzel sticks…

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Halloween Cookie Pizza Recipe with Candy Toppings

Halloween Cookie Pizza Recipe Top this sweet pizza any way you want, Halloween- style. Just a few ingredients and very easy to make. A real crowd pleaser! A great way to enjoy all those Halloween candies you love! Ingredients: 1 roll of chocolate chip cookie dough 1/2 cup peanut butter…

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Pumpkin Carving Tips for Halloween

Pumpkin Carving Tips Carve the perfect jack-o’-lantern with our tips and find inspiration with our creative Halloween decorating ideas. How to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin When choosing a pumpkin, look for solid, even colors like bright oranges, creamy whites, or dappled grays. Avoid pumpkins with surface rot and check for hidden soft…

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