Santa Claus Bread

santa claus bread

Santa Claus Bread This is such a great recipe and a fun “play with your food “recipe too. Santa Claus Bread! You can make it with refrigerator bread dough from the market, with your favorite bread dough or using the bread recipe provided. You will love serving this Santa Claus Bread to your family and [read more…]

Thanksgiving For Two

thanksgiving bouquet

Thanksgiving for Two- Thanksgiving for two, well two and a half if you include Izzy ( wink). Thanksgiving is officially our daughter’s holiday. She hosts it at her house. She has a large family and it is even larger when you add her extended family. My limited diet makes it difficult to eat at big [read more…]

Christmas Cookie Swap Linky Party

christmas cookie swap linky party hostesses

Christmas Cookie Swap Linky Party- I’ve been mentioning it quite a bit over the past few weeks and its finally here! The Christmas Cookie Swap Linky Party is ready for your cookie recipes. Lets get your holiday season off to a delicious start with some great cookie recipes for all of your holiday gatherings. The Christmas [read more…]

Stuffed Mini Bells Appetizer

stuffed mini bells appetizer

Stuffed Mini Bells Appetizer- The holidays are on their way and some of you may already be planning your holiday dinners and parties. We are still picking bell peppers from our garden.  I thought I would make some yummy stuffed mini bell appetizers. These are easy and delish and a great starter for holiday parties too! [read more…]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Cake

pumpkin cream cheese cake recipe

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Cake I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas celebration. I am still recovering, giggle. I have packed away all of the holiday decor and  I am ready for the new year and all it has to bring. I look forward to seeing what you link up at the hop this week.  If [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 119

thursday favorite things blog hop

It’s Time For Thursday Favorite Things This weeks favorite thing ….socks! I know you are probably thinking,of all of the things I could have shared, why socks? I love wearing colorful, comfy soft chenille socks in the winter. I can assure you my husband appreciates my choice of footwear too. He prefers to sleep soundly [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 118

thursday favorite things blog hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop! It’s time to hop! Party and link up! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is where you can link your favorite post of the week or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. The hop is hosted and posted on 6 different [read more…]

Holiday Buzy-Ness

gift katherines corner

Holiday Buzy-ness I find myself happily awash with the Christmas spirit and all that comes with it. Decorating, shopping, list making (oh yes, you know I am a list maker) planning, wrapping, baking and all around holiday buzy-ness ( busy as a bee). Add to this the blessing of having one of my shops, Be [read more…]

Gingerbread House Tour

gingerbread house

Gingerbread House Tour Holiday baking usually includes some sort of yummy gingerbread creations. The aroma of gingerbread cooking just screams Christmas to me! I shared my gingerbread loaf with you last year and you can get the recipe HERE.Today I am sharing my gingerbread house and inviting you to join me at the Katherines Corner [read more…]

Thanksgiving Side Dishes

thanksgiving side dish inspirations from katherines corner

Thanksgiving Side Dishes The wonderful feast of thanksgiving is filled with side dishes! I can make  a meal with the side dishes alone. One of my favorite things is a cranberry and stuffing sandwich. A roll with a bit of margarine, a thin slice of cranberry and a tablespoon of stuffing. Smoosh it all together [read more…]

Peppermint Topped Chocolate Cookies

chocolate and peppermint cookies Katherines Corner

The delicious mix of peppermint and chocolate is perfect for the holidays. I included these in our neighbor gifts this year . I found this recipe in a pile of recipes written on scrap paper. I swear one day I will get them all sorted, typed and put in a proper notebook, LOL   What You Need 1 Cup flour 1/2 Cup cocoa [read more…]

Monday Celebration

candy cane bark

It’s Monday and the winners have been selected for the Tis The Season Giveaway. I decided if there were at least 300 entries I would consider it a success and I would have it as an annual event. There weren’t quite 300 but… I will make it an annual event anyway :-)Thank you to those [read more…]

Seasons Eatings Peppermint Sundae

peppermint hot fudge sundae

Continuing my seasons eatings recipes this week I’m sharing a fun way to use candy canes!           What You Need 2 Pints vanilla ice cream (softened) 1/2 Cup candy canes (crushed) 1 Cup heavy cream 1/4 Cup light corn syrup* 12 oz. Semisweet chocolate ( finely chopped) Large Bowl Cling wrap [read more…]

Seasons Eatings Thumbprint Cookies

thumbprint cookies katherines corner

Continuing my seasons eatings recipes this week I’m sharing a long time favorite, thumbprint cookies. They remind me of my childhood, I used to make these with my Mother at the holidays.  Did you still make cookies you used to make as a child?            What You Need 1 1/4 cups [read more…]

Seasons Eatings, Orange Snowballs

orange snowballs katherines corner

For those of you who are wondering where meatless Monday is, I have postponed Meatless Monday until January. I will be posting yummy holiday foods and treats instead ( most are desserts,so meatless anyway). Today lets make Orange Coconut Snowballs.note:this recipe does require refrigeration prior to baking.     What You Need 2 1/4 Cups [read more…]

And They Are Off

pink slippers kcb

It’s Black Friday and they are off! Off to start their holiday shopping, racing, eyes half opened, lists gripped tightly in there fists. The bargain hunters, the energizer bunnies of shopping. Not me!! I stay at home where it’s cozy, and I shop online. Tea in hand and still in my pajamas and slippers I [read more…]