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Home for the Holidays Blog Tour: White Christmas - Happy Happy Nester. Home for the Holidays Blog Tour: White Christmas - Happy Happy Nester. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. If you're into all things sparkly, Christmas is just the time to go all out!

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers

So why not glam it up this holiday season with a DIY cone tree bedazzled with crystal ice fillers! Crystal ice fillers you say? You've probably seen them in vases especially decorated for weddings. But why limit yourself to vases or weddings. Here's a quick tutorial on creating a glitzy, sparkly, crystal tree to add to your amazing glamorous holiday décor. Time: 1 Days Cost: $13.00 Difficulty: Easy Begin by painting a paper mache cone tree white and let dry. Lay the cone tree on its' side and spread a generous amount of silicone a few inches along the bottom. Continue spreading silicone around the bottom and adding the crystal fillers.

Press the crystals together with hands to help secure and eliminate any loose fillers. Parchment paper is one of those cooking miracles that seem too good to be true.

I’ll admit it, I was skeptical. Wrapping up your food in the neat little parchment paper and sticking it in the oven to cook? Too simple, never going to work. But it really, truly does, resulting in light and flavorful food that will make you praise the parchment. @NatGeo Holiday lights dazzle around the globe in these beautiful photos .#Lisbon #Portugal. 28 Christmas Breakfast And Brunch Recipes. We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and Christmas day is no exception.

28 Christmas Breakfast And Brunch Recipes

In the slideshow below we've rounded up 28 of our favourite holiday breakfast recipes that will leave you feeling full and festive. From red and green frittatas to eggnog French toast, this list includes both sweet and savoury options. And if you're saving your appetite for later in the evening, this list includes some lighter items too, like feta scrambled eggs, persimmon parfaits and avocado toast. Holiday Rules - Christmas Card Etiquette.

Some holiday traditions such as trimming the tree or lighting the menorah haven't changed much.

Holiday Rules - Christmas Card Etiquette

But almost every other long-held custom has evolved. Shopping for gifts? 12 Christmas Decorating Ideas Designers Swear By. Incredible Performance of ‘Mary Did You Know’ Will Get You in Christmas Spirit. Christmas isn't a season it's a feeling. 51 Life-Saving Holiday Hacks That Are Borderline Genius. Wrocław market, Poland dressed for Christmas. Christmas in London. #holidayseason. Happy Birthday Jesus. Thank you God for the gift of a Savior.

KIT KAT Recipes - at Bakers' Corner. 1.

KIT KAT Recipes - at Bakers' Corner

To form house panels, divide NESTLÉ KIT KAT as detailed below. Use a sharp knife to divide the pieces evenly, this will prevent blocks breaking in the wrong place. BLOCK 1 – Cut 6 fingers from this block. This forms the front panel (A). The remaining 5 fingers are yours to enjoy while you assemble the house. BLOCKS 2 & 3 – Cut 8 fingers from each block. Kit kat house recipe. Gingerbread Houses, Gingerbread House Template and Ginger Bread House. Gingerbread Houses, Christmas Gingerbread House and Halloween Gingerbread House. KIT KAT House Includes full instructions for fools like me. Omg they would not last more than 5 seconds with me haha! KIT KAT House Includes full instructions for fools like me. Omg they would not last more than 5 seconds with me haha!

Write Snap Scrap: The Kit Kat "Gingerbread" House - Crafts With Kids. 50 Holiday Treats (Holiday Desserts) - The Cottage Market. All I want for Christmas light show drone footage. @OliviaKroth @fadeeva9 Сладких снов! □□□□□□□ Read Santa's messages to children as he travels around the globe. See u tomorrow night✨□□□✨ □□□□□ Jingle Juice [Spice Up Your Holidays - Week 3] Fresh Cranberry Ginger Vanilla Margaritas. So I’m weird about cranberry stuff.

Fresh Cranberry Ginger Vanilla Margaritas

We’ve now reached that time of year where I make my annual confession of loving jellied cranberry sauce from a can. Yes. There you go. That’s what I love. I don’t even care for the fresh, wonderful cranberry sauces. Err, something like that. Every year I rant about cranberries, thus shocking some of you, relating to another bunch and downright offending most. Cranberry Cinnamon Drink Recipe for Thanksgiving Dinner. Cranberry Margaritas. Cranberry Margaritas Ok, I think it’s time for a toast.

Cranberry Margaritas

First of all, TGIF! I don’t know about you all, but my week has been bonkers busy with work, and I have been counting down to the weekend. Looking forward to some much-needed hang out time with friends, officially starting the move into my new loft (with my new kitchen!!) Cranberry Gimlet. Cranberry Gimlet. Hot Buttered Hazelnut Whisky. I have a sad secret to share, my friends.

Hot Buttered Hazelnut Whisky

For a long, long time, I hated the taste of whisky. This was due to several bad experiences with it in my younger years, and afterwards just the smell made me feel all squeamish and sad. It stunk because Jeremy is a huge whisky fan, and I saw how much he enjoyed the flavor and the long, slow sips of it, and I wanted to enjoy it like that, I really did, but I just couldn't bring myself to appreciate the flavor of it. Then one day, something Scottish happened. Winter Sangria. Warm up this winter with a glass of sangria filled with apples, pomegranate, cranberries, clementines, and a hint of rosemary.

Winter Sangria

I hope you all had a fabulous holiday, I feel as if I am still in a bit of a turkey dinner and pecan pie coma today. The start of the holiday season is always filled with fun, but with that is a bit of sadness. Thanksgiving to me is the end of fall ( I know the calendar begs to differ) and the start to a long New England Winter.

This is a hard reality to swallow when you live in the arctic tundra. To ease myself into December, I need a cocktail in hand. Mother nature can dump another foot of snow on this house, as long as I have plenty of sangria on hand, I can deal. Winter Sangria. Christmas Food Hacks To Save You Time And Impress Your Guests. Being the host on Christmas day kind of sucks.

Christmas Food Hacks To Save You Time And Impress Your Guests

While everyone else is admiring their presents you're panicking about whether or not the turkey will be cooked by 2pm. Then as your guests settle down to watch the Queen and play a board game after the main meal, you're fussing over the sweet treats for later. But never fear oh stressed one, this year will be different. Christmas, after all, is about spending time with the ones you love, so we bring you our top Christmas cooking hacks to save you time (and impress your guests). Christmas Hacks To Save The Holidays From 10 Different Disasters. It's coming. Whether it's a fun little cocktail party or a great big Christmas feast, your holiday party is set to arrive any day now, and you — like all of us — could use some help. Charles MacPherson, who holds the rather rare title of "Canada's most famous butler," is well-versed in these kinds of situations.

He runs a school for butlers and household managers in Toronto, and knows all too well how to get rid of a potential party-ending mess in a wink.