Seasonal Candy Review: M&Ms and Twix

Twix Gingerbread (New for 2013): The package says the gingerbread flavoring lies in the caramel.  I’m not sure why they couldn’t just bake gingerbread cookies instead of the usual shortbread cookies, but that’s modern packaged food for ya.  At first, the flavor was a bit like graham crackers.  As I chewed through, the ginger flavor…

Holly Holiday: Thanksgiving Menu Thoughts

I live one to two holidays in the future at any given time.  I’ve always been pining away for future holiday fun, but at my job, it’s just gotten worse.  I did a Black Friday ad a couple weeks ago.  I’m scrounging together November-December events for a calendar for our next pub. So of course…

Holly Holiday: Transitional Halloween at Work

I freakin’ love holidays.  Just ask mah Pinterest. I really want to decorate my office a bit for the upcoming holidays.  I tend to focus on what I call transitional decor–stuff that can last from Halloween to Christmas without looking too out of place, or stuff that can easily be converted with just a quick…

Five Things I Don’t “Get” About Christmas

I’m getting in the pre-holiday spirit already.  I keep cruising Pinterest, staring at the holiday section.  I want to DIY everything and set up the tree and start baking.  And it’s August. But the more I search, the more I realize there are a lot of things about Christmas that just don’t make sense to…

My Holiday Pinterest Board

Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas inspiration.  Recipes, decorations and other fun STUFF. My Holiday Pinterest Board