My Favorite Stocking Stuffers For Christmas

My Favorite Stocking Stuffers For Christmas

Stockings have been a holiday tradition for centuries — even before the renowned Christmas tree! As popular legend has it, they originated when St. Nicholas discretely gave money to three impoverished girls by dropping money in their stockings (which happened to be...
Cozy Home Touches For The Holiday Season

Cozy Home Touches For The Holiday Season

In the summer, I try to make my home vibrant and airy. In the fall, I like to fill my home with welcoming colors and smells of spice. Winter? It’s a time to warm my home with cozy essentials — preparing for the chilly days outside. I love ice skating and...
My Best Holiday Cookie Recipes

My Best Holiday Cookie Recipes

If there’s one thing you should know about me, it’s that holiday cookie recipes are my thing. Bar cookies, no-bake cookies, cut-out cookies, crunchy cookies….you name the cookie recipe and I guarantee I like it! Cookies seem to take center stage...
The Best Pie Recipes To Bake This Christmas

The Best Pie Recipes To Bake This Christmas

I consider myself quite lucky to have grown up with a Grandma who knew how to bake the best pie. From the homemade filling to the flaky crust, my Grandma Metzger had a real gift when it came to baking up just about any kind of pie recipe. Photo by Taryn Elliott on...
Jill’s Ultimate List of Holiday Gifts

Jill’s Ultimate List of Holiday Gifts

The feeling of giving someone the perfect gift is unbeatable. From the moment they tear open the wrapping paper to the first time they see the item inside, it’s truly an experience I could live over and over again. That’s why this is one of my favorite...
The Best Appetizers To Have During The Holiday Season

The Best Appetizers To Have During The Holiday Season

There’s no doubt that the Thanksgiving meal is the star of the show, but that doesn’t mean it has to be the only thing worth raving about. If your family is anything like mine, our stomachs start rumbling far before meal time. That’s why I try to...