3 Responses to “Homemade Holidays”

  1. Michelle (MG) Braden December 23, 2009 at 1:41 PM #

    I love this new venture of yours – now I can find all your great recipes in one spot. 😀 I made the Cracker Candy, although my oven is slightly hotter and the candy got slightly darker than it should have been – everyone still liked it.

    I wanted to let you know that I used the Marshmallow recipe that was posted on that Hot Chocolate on a Stick link you sent. It was easy and the marshmallows are fantastic.

    All right, I’m off to try to make the almond cookies now.

    Merry Christmas!

  2. Michelle (MG) Braden December 23, 2009 at 1:48 PM #

    Oops, sorry – forgot to let you know that I made the Hot Chocolate on a stick, but didn’t use the stick. I put each piece (one fudge, one marshmallow) in a mug with an instruction gift tag. I also made Pecan Sandies http://www.bhg.com/recipe/cookies/sandies/ – they’re my favourite cookie to bake at Christmas.

  3. Annmarie December 23, 2009 at 10:47 PM #

    I just made and gave cracker candy this year. Oh. And I made my version of the Quaker Vanishing Oatmeal cookies and gave those. I substitute craisins for raisins and add 1 cup of chocolate chips. People seem to like them. *I* like them.

    Normally I made a fruit cookie that is so full of dried apples and other goodies that it feels healthy and is OMG yummy. I didn’t dry any apples this year so I had to skip these.

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