This year I'm making these cute hot cocoa kits! Gather all the ingredients and assemble, it takes about 15 minutes! Stocking stuffers, hostess gifts, teacher gifts...Super easy! Hot Cocoa Christmas Treats (makes one) 1 8oz. Mason Jar with Lid 2 tablespoons Unsweetened Cocoa Powder. 2 tablespoons Sugar 1 tablespoon Christmas Nonpareils (optional) 2 tablespoons Chocolate … Continue reading Hot Cocoa Treats
image via Pinterest If you're like me winter days call for a cup of tea, warm cozies and and big old stack of books, in your TBR pile! At the top of my stack are all the new Holiday Anthologies! Go check out these suggestions at Goodreads & Amazon. If you're in the mood … Continue reading December Bookworm
Beef Wellington is a special Christmas Eve tradition, a delicious treat looked forward to all year. It looks fancy because it is fancy. There are many steps but none of them too complex and I can tell you from experience that it can all be accomplished whilst completely faced. Beef Wellington 1 3-5 lb. Whole … Continue reading Beef Wellington
Some like to stay in for St. Valentine's Day. Stay in and watch movies that at first glance aren't really in keeping with the spirit of that particular holiday but trust me when I say that these are really some of the most romantic films I've seen in a long time. Not feel good rom-coms … Continue reading Romantic Films That Aren’t
Hey there Wishers! I hope the holidays were joyus and your New Year's hangover wasn't too bad! I'd like to take this opportunity before we start in on our annual re-cap to thank you all for the continued support in 2015. So many new subscribers and lovely comments and emails, you're a wonderful bunch! Thank … Continue reading Happy New Year!
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Time for cozy sweaters and twinkling lights! https://play.spotify.com/user/wishing4horses/playlist/4kgfVmovatdw1Y9fF3Vl26
Don't let tempering chocolate scare you! My method is super easy and fast. I switched up my recipe so I could put it in mini muffin cups. Makes for a sweet treat to hand around at the end of a meal or as a parting gift for party guests. Peppermint Bark Cups 1 12oz package … Continue reading Peppermint Bark Cups
Christmas morning, late morning now that my kids are in their late teens and early twenties, is what we wait all year for! Presents, stockings, and a big mug of "cawffee" with a cinnamon roll and maybe a glass of champagne. It is Christmas after all.
To make my list the rules are as follows: The movie must be about Christmas or set within the Christmas season. It must make me pee my pants with laughter or blub my eyes out. To that end it must be sentimental, cheesy, goofy and feature a song or dance number. Or two. Explosions, machine … Continue reading Top Christmas Movies