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A Halloween Candy Buffet

A Halloween Candy Buffet

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Posted: October 24, 2010

The holiday of Halloween is basically built around the consumption of candy, so what better way to celebrate Halloween than with a candy buffet? Candy buffets are no longer just confined to weddings: they’re now [...]

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Halloween Crafts: Decorating with Candy Corn

Halloween Crafts: Decorating with Candy Corn

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Posted: October 14, 2010

Now that we’re officially in Halloween season, I can admit that I’ve been enjoying Halloween candy since the beginning of October. It’s impossible for me to resist! Fortunately, I’ve found some good uses for Halloween [...]

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Pepita Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Pepita Pumpkin Bread Recipe

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Posted: September 16, 2010

Now that we’re in October, I think it’s safe to say we can start cooking with fall ingredients. Cranberries, pumpkin, baked apples and pears, spices…all of these signify, to me, the arrival of autumn and [...]

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Honey Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

Honey Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

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Posted: September 7, 2010

Rosh Hashanah, the celebration of the Jewish New Year, begins Wednesday evening at sundown. We’ve already posted about Rosh Hashanah food customs and Rosh Hashanah gifts. It might be too late to order a gift [...]

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Rosh Hashanah Food Customs

Rosh Hashanah Food Customs

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Posted: September 3, 2010

Apples, pomegranates, and star fruit are big hits for the Rosh Hashanah season. Rosh Hashanah falls out at a great part of the year where many new fruits have come into season. Apples are typically [...]

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How to Make Homemade Granola Bars

How to Make Homemade Granola Bars

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Posted: September 3, 2010

Happy September! In many parts of the country school will be starting soon, and what better way to welcome the change in schedule than with a great back-to-school snack? These soft, chewy homemade granola bars [...]

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Rosh Hashanah 2010

Rosh Hashanah 2010

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Posted: August 30, 2010

Rosh Hashanah falls out this year on September 8th in the evening and continues until nightfall on September 10th. The holiday transitions into the Sabbath on that Friday night. Rosh Hashanah marks the time when [...]

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How to Make Candy Leis

How to Make Candy Leis

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Posted: August 20, 2010

Even though kids are heading back to school soon, summer is still in full swing, which means we can be enjoying weekend pool parties and barbeques well into the next month. Along with necessities like [...]

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How to Make Jordan Almond Wedding Favors

How to Make Jordan Almond Wedding Favors

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Posted: August 10, 2010

If you’re planning a wedding, or another large celebration, chances are you’re trying to strike a balance between having all the perfect touches and keeping costs down. Weddings can be extremely expensive, and it’s often [...]

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When is a Good Time to Send a Camp Care Package

When is a Good Time to Send a Camp Care Package

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Posted: June 29, 2010

Anytime is a Good Time There is never a bad time to send a camp care package. At any point during a child’s camp experience, a care package is a perfect gift. Whether you want [...]

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