5 Merry Ideas for Your Christmas Kids’ Table

5 Merry Ideas for Your Christmas Kids’ Table

As parents, it’s in the job description to keep our kids entertained. Between hosting Christmas Eve dinner, making festive treats and buying for everyone on Santa’s nice list, though, finding the time to keep the kiddos occupied during a family Christmas party is next to impossible. Check out these clever ways to deck the kids’…

Slice-and-Bake Cookies for Easy Christmas Baking

Slice-and-Bake Cookies for Easy Christmas Baking

Prepare for the holiday baking rush with these make-ahead and chill cookies, like pinwheels, checkerboards, swirls and more. The day of your party, just slice, bake and eat! Pinwheels and Checkerboards My mom used to make these cookies every Christmas, and I still love them. They are so colorful…and you can get two kinds of…

The Christmas dinner of Past, Present and Future

The Christmas dinner of Past, Present and Future

CHRISTMAS DINNER EVOLUTION: FROM DICKENSIAN BEEF TONGUE MINE PIES TO EATING INSECTS IN THE FUTURE Take a dried and smoked beef tongue. Boil it for two hours and then chop it finely. Dice three pounds of fresh beef suet and three pounds of baking apples, add four pounds of currants (don’t forget to wash them…