Category: Decorating and Entertaining

What to Bring to a Holiday Dinner as a Guest

What to Bring to a Holiday Dinner as a Guest

| November 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

Have you been invited to a holiday dinner at someone’s house and don’t know what to bring? How does a warm homemade pie sound?! It’s polite to bring something with you when you’re invited to someone’s house for dinner. Homemade desserts are always well appreciated. They show that you actually took time to plan and […]

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Apple Pie From Scratch Recipe

Apple Pie From Scratch Recipe

| November 22, 2010 | 3 Comments

8 or 9-inch Double Crust ¾ cup Shortening 5 tablespoons cold water 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt Preheat oven to 425°. Place shortening, water, flour and salt in processor bowl. Process just until dough clumps together – about 5 seconds. Divide the dough in half and shape each half into a 6-inch pancake. […]

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How to Make a Pumpkin Bird Feeder

How to Make a Pumpkin Bird Feeder

| November 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

During this time of year, don’t forget about your feathered friends. They are getting prepared for the winter! Here is a festive craft to decorate the outdoors while feeding the birds! Cut a 3 to 5 pound pumpkin in half. Remember to be careful with sharp objects! Scoop out seeds, leaving a ½-inch thick wall. […]

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Renter’s Recipe – Louisiana Pecan Pie

| October 29, 2010 | 1 Comment

A sweet treat this holiday season. 3 tbsp Butter Melted 6 eggs 1 ½ cup granulated sugar ½ cup Karo syrup 1 ¼ cup honey 2 tsp vanilla A pinch of salt 2-3 cups chopped pecans Crust 1 cup flour 1/3 cup shortening 1/8 tsp salt 4 tbsp ice water Mix together crust ingredients, and […]

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