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Homemade Vanilla Extract
Are you looking for a gift idea for the party host that you know already has everything? Or possibly a stocking stuffer for someone you know that loves to bake? Make a bottle of vanilla extract for th...
12/11/13 at 7:11 AM Au Gratin Sweet Potatoes 11/27/13 at 11:24 AM
Cranberry Spice Cake with Maple Glaze 11/23/13 at 3:07 PM
Holiday Season Newspaper Activities
Looking for some activities to do in the classroom? Here are some ideas from the NIE Institute. The actvities cover a variety of subjects from art to social studies. ART: During the holiday season, m...
12/10/13 at 12:53 PM What are you grateful for? 11/22/13 at 10:53 PM
Thanksgiving Newspaper Activities 11/12/13 at 9:04 AM
Holiday Baking Marathon- Recipe for Cajun Cocoons
It's cookie baking season around the kitchen. Every year I embark on a cookie baking journey and sell them to local restaurants and caterers. I was taught by a local retired baker how to make these ...
12/2/13 at 3:53 PM Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner Makeover 3/14/13 at 12:58 PM
Valentine's Day Treat- Chocolate Avocado Mousse 2/7/13 at 8:03 AM
Christmas Eve Dinner - Celebrate the Season in Grand Forks
You are cordially invited to this year's 41st Annual Community Christmas Eve Dinner. This is a Free turkey dinner open to everyone who would like to share food and fellowship. Join us Tuesday, Decembe...
12/2/13 at 10:23 AM 8 Ways to Avoid Family Conflict and Holiday Stress 11/26/13 at 8:09 AM
Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities in Grand Forks 11/22/13 at 11:27 AM
UND choirs, presents family holiday concert, Winter WUNDerland, Saturday, Dec. 7
By Kallie Van De Venter, University & Public Affairs student writer The University of North Dakotas Department of Music will present a Family Holiday Concert as part of the Winter wUNDerlandWeeken...
11/25/13 at 10:15 AM
Exploring holiday shopping in Greater Grand Forks
Today's post comes from Manitoba travel writer and blogger, Shel Zolkewich. Listen closely. Can you hear them? Yes, those are Christmas carols wafting from the loud speaker in your favorite store and...
11/4/13 at 11:49 AM Kick off the holidays with the Grand Forks Holiday Home Tour 11/21/11 at 6:09 PM
Toys For Tots
Looking forward to this year's campaign....
11/4/13 at 7:14 AM Holiday Pops 12/15/11 at 1:00 PM
The Toy Guy 11/28/11 at 9:07 AM
Edith's Four in One Fruitcake
Many years ago, the Missions Commission of the New Richmond United Methodist Church used to sell pecans and fruitcakes from Koinonia Farm in Americus, Georgia. Koinonia was founded in 1942 by two cou...
10/19/13 at 1:17 PM
To Decorate Or Not To Decorate.....That Is The Question
It seems each year I decorate less and less for each holiday. I use to have Rubbermaid tubs filled with various holiday decorations.....all neatly organized. I would grab the ones labeled for each h...
10/11/13 at 8:36 AM Making Room 12/20/12 at 2:33 PM
Do You Hear What I Hear? 10/25/12 at 5:49 AM
Coffee Filter Wreaths
Today's Holiday Idea for the 31 Day challenge is a coffee filter wreath. Wreaths are quick and easy way to change your home decor or decorate for the holidays. You can make wreaths using a wreath ...
10/1/13 at 11:26 AM Christmas in July 7/24/13 at 6:18 PM
Making Colored Sugar 12/13/12 at 12:04 PM
A few years ago, a new form of vacation became fashionable; it was called the stay-cation. This was a vacation which you were supposed to perform in your own immediate area-maybe your own backyard. In...
6/15/13 at 6:29 AM Rural Reflections Christmas Radio 12/14/12 at 6:52 AM
I want my Christmas back 12/2/12 at 6:01 AM
A More Colorful Kind of Love
Its Valentines Day again and Im still wondering whether well ever do away with this silly holiday. As I've ranted about in previous blogs, this day forces men to show their love in the form of a $100...
2/13/13 at 2:11 PM Will you be my Valentine? No thanks... 2/13/12 at 7:49 AM
A pumpkin is a pumpkin! 11/23/11 at 3:51 PM
That Postage and Handling "Thing".
We have all seen the deluge of infomercials and gotta have tv commercials. but, have you really paid any attention to the tag lines for these commercials. Inevitably after we have been mezmerised by...
1/28/13 at 2:04 PM My Swedish Aunt Astrid 11/20/12 at 2:12 PM
The View From The Edge of Fargo 9/4/12 at 2:54 PM
I wish you peace...
Today I wish you the peace that comes from looking around at the people you are sharing your time, food, and laughter with and knowing that you are blessed. Today I wish you the peace that comes from...
12/25/12 at 7:05 AM Odds and ends...1000 words or less. 1/3/12 at 1:28 PM
More important than presents... 12/25/11 at 7:05 AM
Pancetta-Stuffed Beef Tenderloin with Port Mushrooms
Beef tenderloin is one of those entrees that lends itself to holiday celebrations. In fact, food doesn't get any grander or flavorful than this tender cut of beef, be it in roast or steak form. A won...
12/23/12 at 5:08 PM Almond Bread 12/21/12 at 1:58 PM
Havreflarn: Norwegian Holiday Cookies 12/11/12 at 3:54 PM