Entertaining on a Budget

French Toast Casserole
The holidays are a busy time of year and can be very costly. Between the decorations, presents and holiday meal, there isn’t much left for parties with close friends. Hopefully this website has ideas that can help you entertain and … Read More...

Homemade Vitamin C Gummies

Homemade Vitamin C Gummies
Before the weather outside gets more frightful, here is a way to boost your families immune system. Homemade gummies the whole family can make. Finally you can stop fighting with them to get more vitamin C. Maybe that is just … Read More...

How to Fix Royal Icing Mistakes

Fix Royal Icing Mistakes
The only time I decorate cookies with frosting is during the holidays. Even then I’m hesitant, because I make a lot of mistakes. Of course, I enjoy eating all the mistakes too!

Here is a website that has a video … Read More...

Frosted Graham Cracker Turkey

graham cracker turkey
If you are still looking for crafts to do with the kids for Thanksgiving, here is another easy one for you.
All you need is some graham crackers, chocolate frosting, edible eyes and some fondant. Or you can make your … Read More...

Fancy Molded Butter

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Yesterday I found a site that teaches you how to make butter and today I searched through my suggestions and found this molding technique for butter. Now the kids can make butter and then mold them into shapes. Glad heavy … Read More...

Thanksgiving in a Muffin Pan

Turkey Dinner in a Muffin Pan
If you love the holidays, but just don’t have the space or need for all that food. Here is a possible plan for you.

How about Thanksgiving in a muffin pan?! Easy to make and package up for a small … Read More...

Easy Candy Corn Turkey

Easy Turkey
It’s all about the kids helping and taking part in the preparation of the any holiday feast. This one is super easy! There are no recipes involved and will keep the little ones busy before dinner, while you prepare the … Read More...

Make Homemade Butter

How to Make Butter
How do you keep the kids entertained and still allow them to help with the holiday meal or any meal? You have them make butter!

All it takes is some heavy cream, a jar and whole lotta shaking going on. … Read More...

Turkey Nachos

Leftover-Turkey-Recipes
Who doesn’t love nachos!? Here is another way to use the leftover Thanksgiving turkey or anytime you have turkey. Really easy to make too! Great for those football games after Thanksgiving.

All you need is turkey, salsa, corn chips and … Read More...

Slow Cooker Turkey and Gravy

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Thanksgiving may be easier this year than I thought. I have two slow cookers, one for everyday use and a larger one for potlucks. I found a stuffing recipe to use and now I also have one for the turkey … Read More...

Slow Cooker Stuffing

Slow Cooker Stuffing
Stuffing or dressing? I guess it all depends on where you are located. I’ve always known it as stuffing.
I love my slow cooker, but for some reason I never think to use it for special occasions to help with … Read More...

Yum Universe Blog Hop

EdibleCrafts
When asked to participate in the holiday blog hop, I wonder how Edible Crafts would fit in. Most of the foods we talk about aren’t really healthy, but then I thought of course we would work. How else can you … Read More...

Leftover Turkey Gumbo

turkey-gumbo
I think I might try this instead of the normal turkey and noodle soup that we usually have. Yep, I’m talking leftovers, before the big day has happened. Sometimes I can help you prepare ahead of time. Don’t always expect … Read More...

Thanksgiving Turkey Cake Pops

Thanksgiving-Turkey-Cake-Pops
Gobble, Gobble! Cake pops are still the rage and I’m not surprise. Who doesn’t like the idea of cake on a stick? Easy to eat and if you are on a diet, you won’t feel guilty eating one cake pop. … Read More...

Handprint Turkey Cookies

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Here is an idea the kids can really help with. So cute used as a place setting at the table. I don’t know if I could eat it, so precious.

So easy to make with any sugar cookie recipe. You … Read More...