Tag: holiday

Choose A Happy Healthy Holiday

Choose A Happy Healthy Holiday

To change a popular song a little bit: This is “the most dangerous time of the year.” I’m not writing this to put a downer on anyone. I want to remind myself as well as my readers that our Health and Happiness is ALWAYS up […]

Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions

A “christmas tradition” means snow, right? And cut out sugar cookies, right? And turkey? No wait—ham. And . . .well, it’s really kind of impossible to define a traditional christmas for everyone. It’s more fun to discover what a wide variety of christmas traditions there […]

Cookie Exchange

Cookie Exchange

My teenaged daughter hosted a cookie exchange party the other day. The younger generation has picked up some of our fun ideas! It was neat to hear the girls laughing and talking as they swapped cookies and shared recipes. They were also experiencing some important […]

Cranberry, Amazing Antioxidant

Cranberry, Amazing Antioxidant

As a child, I was fascinated by the canned cranberry sauce my mother served at holiday meals. Released from the can, it retained the shape and the indentations of the can. It seemed so wondrous. I also thought cranberries were only sold for Thanksgiving and […]

July 4th Celebrations

July 4th Celebrations

Celebrating July 4th!   Don’t you love it when July 4 falls on a Monday? It turns the whole weekend into the Fourth of July! More time for picnics and parties! Of course, that also means more chances to serve healthy food. And that does […]