The Great Pumpkin Cookie Recipe

October 30th, 2008|Cooking, Crafts & Projects, Halloween, Holidays|

Use this huge pumpkin cookie as a colorful Halloween party centerpiece. Then break or cut into pieces and serve for dessert. This Great Pumpkin Cookie recipe makes a 12-inch cookie large enough for 12 servings. It's

Holiday Butter Cookie Recipe

October 30th, 2008|Christmas, Cooking, Crafts & Projects, Holidays|

Use this basic holiday butter cookie recipe to all your Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, or other holiday cookie baking. For Halloween fun, make the The Great Pumpkin Cookie recipe for a Halloween party centerpiece or party activity. This Holiday Butter Cookie recipe

Staying in Touch with Grandchildren

October 29th, 2008|Fun Things to do With Grandchildren|

Grandchildren are so wonderful to be with. They bring back happy memories from our parenting days and bring smiles to our grandparenting days. They are what keep us young at heart. Grandchildren give us a

Thanksgiving Handprint Poem

October 28th, 2008|Handprint Poems, Thanksgiving Poems|

Here's an adorable handprint poem and craft for Thanksgiving. Turn your child's handprint into a turkey thanksgiving keepsake. Make a family of turkeys by adding grown-up handprints, too. Thanksgiving Handprint Poem What to do: Print

Halloween Recipes: Black Cat Fudge

October 27th, 2008|Cooking, Crafts & Projects, Halloween, Holidays|

Use this homemade Black Cat Fudge recipe to make the witch for the Full-Moon Pumpkin Cheesecake in Nana's Corner Halloween recipes and other spooky Halloween creatures for your Halloween celebration! Black Cat Fudge What you'll need: 8

Halloween Recipes: Full-Moon Pumpkin Cheesecake

October 27th, 2008|Cooking, Crafts & Projects, Halloween, Holidays|

Full-Moon Pumpkin Cheesecake The cheesecake is the eerie background behind a chocolate fudge broomstick flying witch. Other possibilities are a fence with a cat against the Halloween moon or turn the pumpkin cheesecake into a pumpkin with a spooky face. Leave off the witch and serve the Pumpkin Cheesecake for Thanksgiving. Delicious!

The Leaves, a Fall Poem

October 26th, 2008|Fall Poems|

The Leaves  The leaves had a wonderful frolic. They danced to the wind’s loud song. They whirled, and they floated, and scampered. They circled and flew along.

Autumn Leaves

October 24th, 2008|Fall Poems|

Autumn Leaves   One of the nicest beds I know Isn't a bed of soft white snow. Isn't a bed of cool green grass After the noisy mowers pass. Isn't a bed of yellow hay


October 24th, 2008|Fall Poems|

Autumn Color Jack Frost paints a portrait of beauty With colors so vivid and bright; It's framed with a purple misty haze And draped in a frosty night. Big, fat, bright orange pumpkins Nestle snugly

Grandmother Hugs and Grandmother Kisses

October 21st, 2008|Grandmother Poems|

Poems about grandmothers...What comes to mind when you think of Grandmother? Remembering Grandmother hugs and kisses, love, cookies, stories, treasures, and so much more. My granddaughters love to hear stories about my grandmother who lived