Orange Muffin Recipe

Mr. C. has been feeling a little down and sickly. Maybe it’s all this warm weather. So, we have been trying to brighten his day and fatten him up. “Whoever heard of a skinny Santa?!?” As I try out lots of goodies, I’ll be sharing them with you. I like to read old cookbooks. Please,…

S'more Defrosting!

Hello, fellow Christmas lovers! Snow in March!?! No! All this lovely, warm spring weather is making me want to spring clean, and that means…. DEFROSTING THE FREEZER! Yes, we have an old freezer at The Christmas Shoppe. Yes, it does get this frozen over. Yes, it is all better now. I hope you are having…

Blondie Peep Bites

Happy Easter, Sweetheart! If you just came to our Spring Diva Night, you are probably wanting to know how we made our tasty Blondie Peep Bites that were served. Weren’t they yummy? They are a simple blondie recipe, baked into mini muffin tins, and topped with a not too sweet marshmallow frosting and pastel decorating…

Chicken & Dumplin's Recipe

Hello, Sweethearts! Who loves good, old fashioned Chicken & Dumplings? Who loves homemade Chicken Noodle Soup? Honestly, I would have never said yes unless I had tried this recipe. When I was growing up my father would make his favorite Chicken & Dumplings on a regular basis. They were simple drop dumplings made from Bisquick…

S'more Cocoa for Santa

HELLO FELLOW CHRISTMAS LOVERS! There’s only ONE thing I can think of that gives me warmth like going home for Christmas. Only ONE thing that brings happiness like the hugs from your family. Only ONE thing that my good friend Santa likes more than a cold glass of milk… whoa! “More than milk?”, you ask….