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Holiday Peppermint Bark

With only two ingredients, Holiday Peppermint Bark couldn’t be easier to make. The pretty red and white candies look festive in a holiday tin lined with red or green tissue paper.MAIN ARTICLE:Edible Gifts: Holiday Candy RecipesHoliday Peppermint Bark1 package (12 ounces) Nestlé Toll House ...

Handmade Christmas Gifts

As part of the joyous celebration of the birth of Christ, many people send well wishes to family and friends by way of Christmas cards. Many people also take part in another tradition of the Christmas holiday: the exchanging of gifts – a tradition believed to have begun in the United States ...

Arbor Day’s approach provides opportunity to volunteer or plant a tree

Arbor Day is just around the corner, springing forth this year April 24. (The annual holiday always creeps up on the last Friday of April.)Interested in volunteering to celebrate? Visit Arbor Day’s official Web site, www.ArborDay.org, and find a listing of more than 100 organizations – ...

Crafts: Card-Making

Card-making is the perfect way to express your feelings for others in a unique, creative way. Holidays, birthdays and other special occasions are preserved in our memories forever through cards and photos.Purchasing greeting cards has traditionally been the way to express affection, excitement, ...

Gift Baskets

Ever wondered what to give the “person who has everything”? A gift basket could be just the thing. Have you been from shop to shop and thought, “Yes, this is it,” and then discounted the gift because it wasn’t really what you wanted.My best friend has everything, and when I say ...

Editor’s Notebook

I love it when science catches up with my maternal nagging.When my children were growing up, one of my mantras was, “Eat your colors, kids.” I wasn’t trying to get them to nibble on their crayons, I was reminding them about their nutrition. I figured if I could get that one idea drilled ...

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