Make The Grinch's Who Hash and Delight Your Family

If you can't get the little chompers to down some leftover corned beef around Christmastime, this should do the trick. Print out the cool Who Hash label I've designed up, stick it on a container, pop out a green tablecloth, and serve 'em up, Dr. Seuss style. ...more
Animal Cubs eat humans, Humans eat Brownies. Therefore, Cubs eat Brownies. What a shame!more

Harry Potter Blog /Non Blog Hop round up for September 2014

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Creating A Quick Easy Peter Rabbit Easter Table, Two Ways

Appearing for the first time in 1902, Peter Rabbit has become a favourite theme inspiration for Easter. In this post, I've got two easy ways to set up a Peter Rabbit Easter brunch table.Pastel Blue and White Theme...more

Alice in Wonderland Tea Party

The Inspiration"A large rose-tree stood near the entrance of the garden: the roses growing on it were white, but there were three gardeners at it, busily painting them red....more

Owl and the Pussycat; Quince Mince Pie

They dined on mince and slices of quince,Which they ate with a runcible spoon;And hand in hand on the edge of the sandThey danced by the light of the moon,-The Owl and the Pussycat, Edward Lear...more

Chocolat; Boeuf en Daube

And while she read her cards and muttered to herself, I would leaf through my collection of cookery cards, incanting the names of never-tasted dished like mantras, like the secret formulae of eternal life. Bouef en daube. Champignons farcis à la grècque. Escalopes à la Reine. Crème Caramel. Schokoladentorte. Tiramisu.-Chocolat, Joanne Harris...more

Mary Poppins; Strawberry Ice recipe

"Is that your medicine?" asked Michael. "No, it's yours," said Mary Poppins. "I don't want it! I won't!" But suddenly Michael understood that he could not say "no" to her. He closed his eyes and opened his mouth. "Strawberry ice," he said. "More, more, more!"-Mary Poppins, P.L. Travers...more

The Polar Express; Vanilla Almond Nougat Recipe

We sang Christmas carols and ate candies with nougat centers as white as snow.-The Polar Express, Chris Van Allsburg...more

Divine Secrets of the Ya-ya Sisterhood; Gumbo

"I hate those old alligators," Caro says, then looks in the direction of the bayou."Uh," Necie says. "Yall don't think there are any alligators in this bayou, do you?""Maman put a gris-gris on all the alligators behind our house," Teensy says. "We don't have to worry. Maman is the one who gave us our name! She's the one always saying, 'Gumbo Ya-Ya, gumbo ya-ya!' "-Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Rebecca Wells...more