Christmas

Haley’s Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Last weekend I had the opportunity to be of service at the Episcopal Student Center on the UT campus. We made dinner for the students and I used this as an excuse to do one of my favorite activities:  BAKE COOKIES!

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Kid Friendly Pizza Rolls

If you are regular reader of this blog you know that I am not above taking a little help from the grocery store at times. Kid friendly recipes are the perfect time to keep things simple and take advantage of pre-made items you can get from the store. These two Kid Friendly Pizza Roll recipes are one of my favorites that littles can help with as well.

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White Turnip Pizza and a Coloring Party

Last weekend we hosted an coloring party at our home! We provided several adult coloring books which have become wildly popular over the past year, especially since Christmas time. Our guests colored Secret Gardens, Enchanted Forests, and amazing Kaleidoscopes with ink pens, colored pencils, and crayons! I made a bunch of pizzas to help everyone connect even more with their inner children.
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How To Cater Your Own Party

So you’ve decided to cater your own holiday party….this is about the time panic starts to set in. You may be experiencing tunnel vision and having flashes of yourself trapped in the kitchen rolling out pastries, whisking gravies, roasting things, and sweating…profusely…while your guests stand around  quietly staring at you. Relax! Step away from the ledge! Take some deep breaths into a paper bag!  You can do this. I believe in you and I’m here to help, friend.

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