This is your guide to the Christmas cookie exchange, where everyone shows up with a few batches of homemade cookies to swap. It's all the variety without the fuss!
Author: Barbara Grunes
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Today's busy bakers want to make a gorgeous variety of delicious Christmas cookies without spending days upon flour-smudged days mixing, rolling, and baking. This is your guide to the Christmas cookie exchange, where everyone shows up with a few batches of homemade cookies to swap. It's all the variety without the fuss! Red-and-white striped edges make this adorable book look like a Christmas present, with 120 recipes to choose from, plus tips for decorating, planning, and throwing the party.
Every day of December brings a delightful new Christmas tradition in this unique advent book. Each day features a festive activity to countdown towards Christmas. It might be a recipe for a delicious homemade treat, instructions for a cozy craft, a game to play, a carol to sing, or a beautifully illustrated story to read with the whole family. This inviting twist on the traditional advent calendar is perfect for families who love to put their own spin on celebrating the holidays • Offers fun-filled activity based advent calendar for families • Designed to be shared together year after year • Beautifully illustrated with accessible and stylish images Fans of Once Upon a Magic Book and Cookie Advent Cookbook will love this book. This book is perfect for: • Anyone who celebrates Christmas • Families who love holiday traditions • Parents, grandparents, and gift givers
This party was clearly special in so many ways. Forty-plus years have since
passed, and to this day, the pink daisy- shaped spritz cookie remains one of my cookie-swap favorites. By baking and sharing it with others, I keep the memory of
Author: Julia M. Usher
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
As a specialized form of potluck, a cookie swap has all the same traits that make a potluck so effortless to host. Guests share in the baking and cost burden by bringing their favorite recipes. Cookie Swap takes the popular idea of the cookie exchange party to new heights and new directions. This elegant entertaining book shows that the cookie swap is perfectly suited not only to holiday gatherings but also to garden parties, showers, children's birthdays, summer get-togethers, and more.
Release on 2017-09-05 | by Elisabet der Nederlanden
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Author: Elisabet der Nederlanden
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
From Icebox Pinwheel Cookies to Red-and-White Meringue Kisses to Apple Cider Caramels, find new inspiration for the best of seasonal baking with Holiday Cookies. This instant holiday classic is packed with 50 recipes, each gorgeously photographed and meticulously tested, along with dozens of decorating and packaging ideas. Filled with reimagined favorites like Giant Molasses Spice Cookies and Hazelnut Sandwich Cookies; confections like Peppermint Bark, Smoked Almond and Cacao Nib Brittle, and Dark Chocolate–Hazelnut Fudge; and detailed instructions for gorgeous gingerbread houses, cookie place cards, and edible ornaments, this is a cookie book like no other. Because the recipes are easy to scale up or down, Holiday Cookies is perfect for cookie exchanges, gift-giving, and just enjoying throughout the season. From a veteran baker and recipe developer, each cookie in this collection is guaranteed to be a stand-out, and destined to become your new Christmas classic.
Very Merry Cocktails features more than 50 festive cocktail recipes. This book has something for every holiday occasion, whether a kid-friendly cookie party, an elegant New Year's Eve soirée, or a cozy night in for two.
Author: Jessica Strand
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Very Merry Cocktails features more than 50 festive cocktail recipes. This book has something for every holiday occasion, whether a kid-friendly cookie party, an elegant New Year's Eve soirée, or a cozy night in for two. Recipes range from timeless classics and classics with a twist, to party punchbowls and zero-proof libations. • A perfect stocking stuffer year after year • Includes both cocktails and mocktails • Brimming with vibrant photography Make and enjoy seasonal drinks like like Hot Buttered Rum, the Holiday Bellini, 'Tis the Season Sangria, and Foamy Mexican Hot Chocolate. With just the right amount of Christmas kitsch, this is an essential collection for cocktail enthusiasts, holiday hosts, and anyone who loves the holiday season. • Perfect for people who love Christmas and holiday drinks, merrymakers looking to get in the holiday spirit, and entertainers and hosts • You'll love this book if you love books like The Artisanal Kitchen: Holiday Cocktails: The Best Nogs, Punches, Sparklers, and Mixed Drinks for Every Festive Occasion by Nick Mautone; Winter Cocktails: Mulled Ciders, Hot Toddies, Punches, Pitchers, and Cocktail Party Snacks by Maria del Mar Sacasa; and The Craft Cocktail Party: Delicious Drinks for Every Occasion by Julie Reiner.
The Movie Lover’s Guide to Yuletide Are you a holiday film fan?
Author: Rachel McMillan
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
The Movie Lover’s Guide to Yuletide Are you a holiday film fan? If so, you’re in good company. Fellow made-for-TV movie buff Rachel McMillan invites you to skip the office Christmas party, put on your coziest pj’s, and crash on the couch with a cup of hot chocolate in one hand and your remote in the other to watch the movies that have become the “hallmark” of the holiday season. This one-of-a-kind illustrated guide features 15 themed celebrations featuring customized viewing lists, fun suggestions for starting new traditions, and festive facts about the happiest season of all. From baking to books, romance to royalty, and more, Rachel has put together a picture-perfect selection of holiday films to suit any interest. A Very Merry Holiday Movie Guide is an ideal gift or stocking stuffer for the Christmas movie lover in your life or a welcome addition to your family’s holiday traditions.
Celebrate Advent by baking a new cookie every day leading up to the holidays.
Author: Barbara Grunes
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Celebrate Advent by baking a new cookie every day leading up to the holidays. Start on December 1 with Chocolate Edged Chocolate Chip Cookies and bake your way through to Red-Nose Rudolph cookies on Christmas Eve. Beginner and experienced bakers alike will enjoy these simple recipes for beautifully decorated homemade cookies counting down to December 25. With its mix of familiar and global Christmas treats plus some entirely new ones, this festive cookbook will create new cookie-baking traditions, bringing tidings of great family and community joy.
The Yuletide answer to the Halloween celebration is Mickey's Very Merry
Christmas Party. ... Guests take part in a festive extravaganza, where they sip hot
chocolate and munch cookies as snow falls gently onto Main Street USA. A special ...
Author: Bill Burke
Publisher: Travelers' Tales
Far more than one obsessed travel writer’s take on Walt Disney World, Mousejunkies! is a collection of amusing travelogues and savvy insider’s tips gleaned from a group of seemingly rational adults who find themselves inexplicably drawn to the Magic Kingdom. It covers all the essential topics — when to go, where to say, what to do, and where to eat — as well as experiences not found in other guides. Readers learn how to indulge in an all-day beer and football orgy at the resort, how to extract the family from Fantasmic with sanity intact, where to catch a mid-afternoon catnap, and how a Disney cruise can go very, very wrong. Packed with useful information, from touring plans to restroom reviews, these funny, affectionate personal accounts paint a vivid portrait of a creatively engineered world where unexpected surprises create lasting memories.
It wouldn't be the holidays without cookies and cocktails! These ever-popular recipes, culled from Chronicle Books' best cookbooks through the years, make the perfect collection for anyone planning a festive little fête.
Author: Chronicle Books
Publisher: Chronicle Books
It wouldn't be the holidays without cookies and cocktails! These ever-popular recipes, culled from Chronicle Books' best cookbooks through the years, make the perfect collection for anyone planning a festive little fête. With 12 classic cookies and 12 sparkling cocktails, ranging from Chocolate Peppermint Cookie Bark and Pistachio and Cranberry Biscotti to Blood Orange Martinis and Champagne Cocktails—these evergreen favorites will always make the gathering merry and bright.
Included are use of all attractions during party hours, special holiday theme stage
shows featuring the Disney characters, cookies and hot chocolate, performances
of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Parade, a party memento (usually a family ...
Author: Bob Sehlinger
For Travelers Who Want More Than the Official Line! "A Tourist’s Best Friend!" –Chicago Sun-Times "Indispensable" –The New York Times Ten Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®: The most comprehensive coverage of Walt Disney World Exclusively patented, field-tested touring plans that save as much as four hours of standing in line in a single day Every attraction rated and ranked for each age group In-depth profiles of all the Disney resorts, including the best rooms to request Almost 250 hotels rated and ranked for quality and value, including the top non-Disney hotels for families A complete Dining Guide with ratings and reviews of all Walt Disney World restaurants, plus extensive alternatives for dining deals outside the World Tips, advice, and opinions from hundreds of Walt Disney World guests in their own words The most complete and detailed insider coverage of shopping in and out of Walt Disney World Timed comparisons of getting around by the Disney Transportation System or using your own car Extensive, objective, head-to-head comparisons of the Disney and Universal theme parks This guide is a completely independent evaluation of Walt Disney World and has not been reviewed or approved by Walt Disney World or the Walt Disney Company, Inc.
Easy, Organic Snacks, Beverages, and Party Foods for Kids of All Ages Lisa
Barnes ... TIP Party! Cookies are easier to transport than cake and cupcakes. For a beach birthday party, I made starfish- and crab-shaped cookies with royal icing,
Author: Lisa Barnes
Delicious organic recipes from an award-winning organic-foods cookbook author and nutrition expert. As kids get older, parents get busier, and they all need simple, creative, healthy ideas and recipes for school lunches, snacks, drinks and the seemingly endless round of parties, playdates, and special occasions. This all-new collection of recipes from Petit Appetit is just what they need. These nutritious, organic, and easy-to-prepare snacks, drinks, and celebration foods are the perfect alternative to processed store-bought items laden with high fructose corn syrup, trans fats, additives, and preservatives. Chef and mother Lisa Barnes' simple, delicious recipes enable parents to think outside the bag (of processed chips, crackers, and cookies) and learn how to create new family favorites with healthy, organic ingredients. Petit Appetit: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry features: Expert advice, tips, and stories Nutritional, dietary, and allergy information throughout Best methods for packing and storage More than 150 recipes
The Disney World bible-our #1 travel bestseller, year after year * Based on interviews and surveys of 19,500 patrons, this evergreen bestseller ranks and rates all attractions by age group-and shows visitors how to make the most of their time * Features objective ratings of each ride, field-tested itineraries to help save time and beat the lines, in-depth rankings and reviews of hotels and restaurants inside and outside the World, and special tips for families with children, honeymooners, and seniors * Now updated to cover the latest Orlando-area developments, including a new resort and rides
In a friendly , personal way we were put at ease in the presence of authority
whose power and burden of responsibility were to be distributed . ... Whether it is
an occasional " very merry un - birthday " with balloons on the office ceiling and
cake for all on the secretary's desk , or a hallway punch - and - cookie party
honoring the newest faculty member's successful dissertation defense , there
need to be ...
“I hope so.” He reached over and grasped her hand, squeezing gently. “Thank
you. You made our day very special. ... “Like baking cookies, riding on merry-go-
rounds and taking pictures with Santa,” ... “Well, Dad has the neighbors over
tomorrow night for the annual Christmas Eve party and neighborhood luminaries.
Author: Celeste O. Norfleet
Mistletoe kisses, Christmas wishes and the joy of falling in love… A Gift from the Heart by Celeste O. Norfleet The ex who broke Janelle Truman's heart is back to save her father's company. Janelle can't believe that workaholic Tyson Croft has transformed into a caring family man. But Tyson knows what really matters now—and it all starts with one unforgettable Christmas… Mine by Christmas by Janice Sims All of tech mogul Adam Benson's success can't make up for the mistake he made by breaking up with Sage Andrews. Could a holiday weekend in breathtaking Vienna be the chance he needs to prove to the beautiful attorney that his flame for her burns hotter than ever? A Family for Christmas by Felicia Mason Upscale retailer Renee Armstrong moved to the suburbs to give her daughter a fresh start. She never expected to cross paths with someone like Trey Calloway, the sexy single dad living next door. With the Yuletide in full swing, will they discover the exquisite gift of a new beginning…together?
We departed at a very late hour wishing one and all a very merry Christmas and
Happy New Year . Mrs . HUBERT C ... A Christmas party was enjoyed for our
December meeting at the Warren Olson home . ... All the members brought cookies .
Everyone will be going to parties before and after this one, so let's make your
club party one to remember. ... Hang one on the door, wall, or attach to a mirror,
and spray “Merry Christmas” on the glass with "snow. ... Decorate a few of your
favorite round cookies as wreaths and place around the edge of your cookie
This stunning book invites readers to an exclusive inside look at the making of everyone's favorite holiday classics with secrets from the stars, screenwriters, set designers, costume designers, and directors who create the movie magic.
Author: Caroline McKenzie
The official Hallmark Channel Christmas keepsake takes you behind-the-scenes of your favorite feel-good holiday films with the casts' memories, photos, recipes and more. This stunning book invites readers to an exclusive inside look at the making of everyone's favorite holiday classics with secrets from the stars, screenwriters, set designers, costume designers, and directors who create the movie magic. Featuring the network's top leading ladies and gentlemen--Candace Cameron Bure, Lacey Chabert, Kristin Chenoweth, Debbie Matenopoulos, Cameron Mathison, Chris McNally, Danica McKellar, Christina Milian, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jodie Sweetin, Holly Robinson Peete, Alexa and Carlos PenaVega, and many others--this ultimate deck-the-halls guide shares their personal holiday recipes, favorite ideas for Christmas decorating and gift giving, as well as ways to savor and share the true meaning of the holidays. Inside you'll find: * 45 recipes for delicious holiday meals, Christmas cookies, desserts, cocktails, and even snacks perfect for serving at your movie marathons, plus recipes from the Hallmark Channel movie stars such as Danica McKellar's Chocolate Yule Log, Chris McNally's Classic Eggnog, and Lacey Chabert's Sweet Potato Pie * A heartfelt foreword from Candace Cameron Bure on her love of the holiday season with its "magic and warmth." * An introduction from Country Living Editor-in-Chief Rachel Hardage Barrett on how holiday movies offer comfort and warmth * Super-fun quizzes to test your Hallmark Channel Christmas Movie IQ * Special decorating and gift-wrapping ideas and thoughtful ways to express gratitude * Everything you need to host a watch-party including a play-along bingo card and shareable memes * Color photos throughout including captivating images from your favorite holiday romances * Heartwarming tales of rescue animals like the network's Happy the Dog and Happy the Cat It's the must-have gift for your favorite Hallmark Channel movie fan or for anyone who wants to put a little more happily-ever-after into the happiest season of all!