Celebration Recipes

Holiday and Celebrations


The Grinch is a Party Popper

The Grinch is one of Dr. Suess’ most beloved characters, and at Christmas we love to watch “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”.   Today’s snack is a perfect finger food to put out for the kids at a Christmas party. These would also be perfect for a Christmastime sleepover, featuring popcorn, the Grinch movie, and these scrumptious little poppers. Healthy,


Read more »

Holiday Vegetable Tray

A little creativity can get your standard veggie tray ready for holiday partying. Vegetable trays are popular for a reason. They are easy and pretty hard to mess up! This appetizer is purposely designed as a last-minute party idea with very minimal prep time.   Add simple food flags or labels giving each veggie a Christmas theme. Label grape or


Read more »

Edible Holiday Forest- A Great Family Tradition and Kid Friendly Recipe

  Make holiday memories with an Edible Forest: an easy and fun project that may become a family tradition Let’s face it: Sometimes we just don’t have time to do everything the way we would like. If making a gingerbread house this holiday season doesn’t fit your schedule, this project is the answer. It has all of the fun elements


Read more »

10 Tips Toward Healthier Holiday Treats

The holidays. A time for giving, gratitude, and eating, LOTS of eating. Whether we want the extra calories or not, indulgent desserts and rich appetizers will be greeting us at each gathering (even in the office kitchen!) between now and New Year’s. And it can be SO. HARD. TO. RESIST. Sometimes a quote says it best: “Strength is the ability to


Read more »