A Beacon of Light In A Dark World Lighthouses are a traditional symbol for Christmas cards, a beacon of light and hope in a dark world. If you are looking for something meaningful and symbolic of peace and hope, there can be none better than this icon that guided sailors to a safe harbor. […]
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Homer For The Holidays – A Christmas Pug Tale Photo Credit Give A Gift of “Homer For The Holidays” Nancy Levine has allowed Wilson the Pug to tell his tail, uh….tale, with her technical assistance, and Homer For The Holidays is a result of “doing the right thing,” especially when you’re a noble pug. Homer […]
Photo Credit Easy Fruitcake Recipe If you love good fruitcake, here’s an easy recipe that’s really delicious, with that wonderful flavor you’ve come to expect at Christmas or holiday time. The cake is filled with candied cherries, apricots, pineapple and pecans. This isn’t the traditional fruitcake with candied citron, which is what many don’t like about […]
Photo Credit What Is Buche de noel or Yule Log Cake? The French call it Buche de Noel, we call it Yule Log Cake…whatever you call it, it’s a dessert your family will call FOR year after year. Bake it this year from the recipe on this page and frost with chocolate or […]
Photo Credit Christmas, 1944 Christmas of 1944 is a memory that often comes back to me, especially around the holidays. My mother, like many women of that time, worked in a defense factory in another city and state. I was five years old and my sister was my caretaker most of the time, except in […]
Photo Credit Someone On Your Gift List Who Lives Alone Is Hard To Buy For? I know just what you mean! I have a bachelor uncle and I always dreaded Christmas time or his birthday. He’s my only uncle and I love him dearly so I always search and search for something for him […]
Lighthouse Christmas Ornaments As Christmas approaches, what do you get for your favorite lighthouse lover? Lighthouse Christmas ornaments, of course! Made by various artists and companies, lighthouse ornaments may be just the touch you or someone else needs to decorate the tree this Christmas season.
Sliding into bed with cold percale sheets feels like getting between two sheets of ice. If someone you love complains about how cold the sheets are in the winter, here’s the solution: flannel sheets gifts. You can find all sorts of patterns and colors, but the main thing is; when you slide between these sheets […]
There are reasons and traditions behind the ornaments we use on our Christmas tree. Read about a few here, and order direct from this page.
Make Christmas Magic Think about how much fun it would be to make Lollipop Sugar Cookies with your kids. You can encourage their creativity and allow them full rein to decorate their cookies, limited only by their imagination. Lollipop Sugar Cookies are easy to make and fun to create, and kids love projects like this. […]