Onion, Cranberry & Pecan Cheese Ball

Onion Cranberry and Pecan Cheese Ball is a delicious make ahead appetizer that is perfect for your Christmas party!

 ONION, CRANBERRY AND PECAN CHEESE BALL is easy to make recipe, tastes amazing and has the most beautiful colors!!!  Your friends will go nuts for this make ahead appetizer! My friend had her annual Christmas cookie exchange a couple of weeks ago.  It was so much fun!  Everyone was responsible for bringing a cookie to trade with and an appetizer for us snack on.  One of my … [Read more...]

Cranberry Champagne Cocktail

A delightful cranberry flavor combined with a splash of elderberry make this cocktail perfect for toasting with!

A delightful cranberry flavor combined with a splash of elderberry makes this champagne cocktail perfect for toasting with! I don't drink a lot of cocktails, but during the holidays, it's a must for me. I start with Thanksgiving, then move to Christmas Eve and Christmas morning. Sometimes, I'll drink eggnog with a little rum in it, and sometimes I like champagne. And, of … [Read more...]

Chocolate Mountains

Chocolate Mountains are a delicious cookie the kids will go nuts for this Christmas!

 CHOCOLATE MOUNTAINS are a new family favorite cookie!  Soft chocolate cookie topped with a marshmallow and frosted with more chocolate to look like a mountain.  You can't go wrong!  I'm so excited to be co-hosting the 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap with Julie from White Lights on Wednesday and our friends!   It's a fun way to do a virtual cookie exchange!  Bloggers … [Read more...]

Strawberry Chocolate Tart

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This decadent strawberry chocolate tart is a showstopper, delicious and effortless dessert for your holiday festivities! I have to admit I’m a chocoholic! Honestly, pretty much every other recipe I make involves chocolate, one way or another. And chocolate is the star of today’s recipe as well. Decadent, rich chocolate pudding over scrumptious Oreo crust and topped with … [Read more...]

Easy Cranberry-Almond Cream Cheese Coffee Cake


You won't believe that this impressive Easy Cranberry-Almond Cream Cheese Coffee Cake starts with a can of refrigerated cinnamon rolls. Just about every holiday season I have visions dancing in my head of my family waking up to a beautiful, delicious brunch prepared lovingly by me to start our Christmas morning. We would all sit down to a perfectly set table and enjoy … [Read more...]