Meg Makes (December 2010)

Meg Makes (December 2010)

Going to the chapel, and not just for a Christmas Eve service

I've yet to mention it here, but a pretty big life change is coming my way soon.

Friday, my sweetheart and I are getting married.

Mustache sticks a hilarious party photo prop

I didn't set out to make mustache sticks last night when I sat down with some cardboard, some black fleece and my glue gun, but that's what happened.

Holiday cooking with won ton and egg roll wrappers

As local cook Dena Strong has already demonstrated, won ton and egg roll wrappers are versatile in the kitchen.

If you love tomatoes, try making tomato pudding

Another delicious recipe I acquired after a News-Gazette ladies' luncheon last week is Alice Vaughan's tomato pudding recipe.

Membership Tea Squares an easy treat

Since I'm not doing much baking of my own these days, I'm grateful to be sharing the tried and true recipes of others.

Looking for tips on managing time during the holidays

My life has been a whirlwind for the last few weeks. I'm guessing this is true for many of you, as well.


Tips for dealing with grief and the holidays

I've mentioned this before, but my beloved editor Becky Mabry died a year ago on Christmas Eve. Because of that, even though I love Christmas, thinking about the actual holiday is tinged with sadness.

Seeking your input: non-profit donations as gifts

One of my favorite gifts to give this time of year is a donation to a charity in someone's honor.