Fun things you didn’t know about Christmas and Chocolate!

I don’t know about you, but my love for Chocolate takes a backseat only to my love of Christmas. Hands down the two C’s are my favorite things, and they go perfectly together. Here’s a few fun things you might not have known about Chocolate and Christmas! Did you know that the worlds tallest chocolate Continue Reading…

Creating the Perfect Christmas Tree

Some Christmas trees look absolutely stunning, while others just look sad. I think Christmas tree decorating is about balancing the Christmas spirit with the natural beauty of your tree, or at least a good facsimile of one. It’s all about the right tree and the right decorations. Pick your tree… Whether it is a real Continue Reading…

Christmas craft, decorating and homemade Christmas gift ideas!

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When it comes to Christmas, especially in cyberspace, I’m a total junkie! I just can’t get enough of Christmas online. I spend many hours a week browsing through Christmas websites looking for neat Christmas craft projects and you wouldn’t believe what I’ve found! There are so many wonderful sites chock full of Christmas crafts I Continue Reading…

Halloween Craft: Make mini pumpkin lanterns from recycled glass jars this Halloween!

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Next to Christmas, Halloween is my favorite holiday. I just love handing out candy to all the kids each year, and I love decorating the house! I saw the cutest craft in Woman’s Day magazine recently, that I just had to make. Cute little pumpkin lanterns, made from recycled jars! These are so easy and Continue Reading…

Give homemade gift baskets this Christmas

Christmas Gift Baskets

I think Christmas gift baskets make great gifts for just about anybody. You can easily create unique one-of-a kind Christmas gift baskets for relatives, kids, entire families, clients or customers, neighbors, or anybody else on your list who may be hard to buy for. Keeping a couple pre-made gift baskets on hand for a suprise Continue Reading…

Starting & Adding to Your Christmas Music Library – A Primer

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When building a Christmas Music Library a few fundamentals are in order. For liturgical Christmas fair, choose a series such as Collectibles ltimate Christmas, Readers Digest, Time Life Treasury of Christmas or Now Thats What I Call Christmas! That would allow you to build a solid traditional base. The Now series will also include a Continue Reading…

A Jinglebell Junction Exclusive!! Two Trees

Two Trees

Grab a glass of eggnog, a blankie and snuggle down in your favorite easy chair with this enchanting tale! A Jinglebell Junction EXCLUSIVE — Two Trees from the book, Stories from the manger, by David Michael Smith. Submitted by author: David Michael Smith “It’s crooked.” “No it’s not,” denies the man, prone on his back Continue Reading…