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12 Days of Christmas Day Four – Twice Stuffed Potatoes

Day Four  is All about Party Food Day Four of the 12 Days of Christmas is all about Party Foods.  This can be everything from desserts to appetizers.   For today’s post I made some Twice Stuffed Potato appetizers.  They are a comfort food the fussy eaters in your home should recognize and enjoy with just a little extra flavour to make them festive. g g If today is your first day joining the 12 Days…

Add the cooked pork.  Toss and serve.

12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop – Chinese Food at Christmas like in the Movies

Munch Sweet and Sour Pork while watching Scrooged Hello and welcome to Of Faeries and Fauna, I am excited to be participating in the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop for the very first time! I need to send big thank you to  Shirley from Intelligent Domestications for organizing this entire hop. It is a huge job and it was very kind of her to include me.  We have 12 fun-filled days of Christmas projects to share…

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Roasted  Brussel Sprouts with Grapes

Roasted  Brussel Sprouts with Grapes Brussel sprouts are getting lots more attention these days then they ever have.  They are delicious, easy to make and have been my sons favorite vegetable for a long time.   This version of roasted brussel sprouts is my favorite,  it blends nicely with other vegetable dishes as it does not have a sauce. h Ingredients 2 lbs fresh Brussel Sprouts 1 lb grapes Approximate 2 tbsp of olive oil Salt…

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Cranberry Orange Relish and ThanksChristmas Link up

No Cook Cranberry Orange Relish As this is my first post for the Merry Thanksgiving Recipe contest.  I thought I would start with my personal favorite recipe Cranberry Relish.   The giveaway, other recipes and the link up for your blog posts are at the bottom of my post.  Good luck to everyone and enjoy all the recipes. Cranberries are my favorite part of a turkey dinner, especially if they are homemade and if I had…

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Oktoberfest Table Decor with Simple Appetizers

Oktoberfest Table Decorations Oktoberfest happens every September in Munich Germany and is famous for its beer gardens and various German foods.     When Milena from Craft Beering approached me to create some Oktoberfest printables, I was only to happy to collaborate. Plan an Oktoberfest Party It’s pretty easy to put together a simple Oktoberfest Party, buy some German beer, serve a couple German appetizers and create some decorations using the Oktoberfest printables. There are…

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Halloween Chili and Cornbread

Happy Halloween Cauldron Chili I am excited to be participating in this chili blog hop with all these great bloggers. Americans are known for their chili, I cannot wait to try some of these recipes.  Chili is such a versatile dish,  winter in a steamy bowl like this recipe or in summer on salad.  This Halloween cauldron chili is my addition to the hop,  all the other chili recipe are linked below my post. a…

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Canadian Bacon Spinach and Goat Cheese Tarts

Savoury Tarts Fit for Company These rich delicious tarts or quiches are good enough for company.  One small tart per person and serve it something light like salad of fruit.  Its rich but doesn’t taste fatty because of the lean Canadian bacon.  You can easily substitute the bacon for ham, but I much prefer it with the bacon. My eldest son ate most vegetables including spinach until he heard his uncle say spinach was disgusting, blah blah blah.…

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Cheeseburger Soup

Traditional meal served as soup a a I first saw this on a TV show while visiting at my sons.  I don’t know what show it was on to give them credit for the idea, but this soup recipe is my own.  My son laughed when he saw the show, but enjoys eating this soup. If there is a potluck or some sort of casual gathering this recipe is always a hit. Today chicken soup was on the…