101 Days of Christmas: Cinnamon Crumble Coffee Cake

The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: I am historically bad at Christmas morning breakfast. I love the idea of spice-filled aromas from the oven wafting through our gift-opening, but we spend Christmas Eve with my in-laws and arrive home well after midnight. This means anything that requires…

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101 Days of Christmas: Rosemary Honey Pecan Pie Tarts

The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: These mini pecan pie tarts are kissed with fresh rosemary and made with pure honey, for a fun little twist on this classic holiday treat. I have a pecan pie lover in my house. He judges an entire holiday get-together on…

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101 Days of Christmas: Peppermint Milkshake

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While the holidays bring with them scarves and mittens and wishes for a white Christmas for our family, I know it's not cold everywhere in December (the shame!). In fact, we actually spent two Christmases in St. George, Utah -- a high plains desert in the southwestern corner of the state -- after we got…

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101 Days of Christmas: Gingerbread Star Christmas Tree

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Want a ridiculously easy way to wow your kids? Well, look no further -- this is it! The girls watched me rolling out the dough the other evening: "Whatcha making?" they whispered, one by one. "You'll see," I replied. Then I pulled out the star cookie cutters, and that was enough excitement for them: "Ooh,…

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101 Days of Christmas: Egg Nog Hot Chocolate

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Mmm, this recipe combines two of my favorite holiday drinks -- hot chocolate and egg nog -- into one rich and creamy indulgence! You could definitely use store-bought egg nog instead, but I don't think anything really compares to the egg nog recipe my friend Barb shared with me last year. On the other hand,…

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101 Days of Christmas: Candy Cane Muddy Buddies

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This treat combines two of my very favorites -- classic Muddy Buddies (often called Puppy Chow) and the very best holiday flavor combination: peppermint and chocolate -- in a delicious treat that's perfect for your next holiday get-together, packing in treat bags as gifts or just snacking on at home! And the best part? It…

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