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The Best Christmas

Fortunately, most Americans have, at some time, experienced the majesty of Christmas. As we think back, there are some years that stand out for…


Hand Dipped Chocolate Chip Cookies

  INGREDIENTS For cookies ¾ cup granulated sugar ¾ cup packed brown sugar 1 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg…


The Glass House

For the majority of my life, in one way or another, I have kept a written record. It started in a sparkly, Lisa Frank…


That Cookie Lady

In 2010, Amy Casalman took a cake decorating class at Michael’s in Fort Smith, Arkansas. While she enjoyed the creativity of turning cakes into…


Keen Jean Green

That desire to make the world better, one perm and one conversation at a time, has earned her quite the reputation. Stories of her…


The Jolly Mimosa

INGREDIENTS 2 Granny Smith apples, chopped 1 cup whole fresh cranberries, pierced 1 cup green grapes, halved 1 cup pomegranate seeds 1 cup sparkling…