A Fun Craft for a Snowy Day
You may not have the warmest thoughts when you think of penguins: the South Pole, freezing temps, snow and ice might come to mind. But when my kids and I transformed Hiland Dairy Yogurt containers into these cute little penguins, they stirred up lots of warm, fuzzy thoughts and big smiles.
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On Dasher, On Dancer, On Prancer …
A holiday just doesn’t seem like a holiday gathering without something dipped in chocolate, right? The next time you head out to celebrate with family or friends, make these holiday reindeer treats. They’re not only cute but they’re also delicious.
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These Cookies Are Melt-in-Your-Mouth Good!
Invited to a holiday cookie exchange this year? Show up with these gingerbread cookies and you’ll be invited to every exchange around town. Forget the crispy gingerbread men of the past. These guys belong in the cookie hall of fame because of their perfect thickness and chewiness. Happy holiday baking!
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A Very Merry and Bright … Idea!
Wreaths are holiday staples. Hang them on the front door around the house. No matter where you display them, they are delightful decorative pieces that come in all shapes and sizes. What’s better? You can make them with a few crafting supplies and some imagination. I used repurposed Hiland Dairy Milk jugs, and the end result was adorably festive.
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Window Winter Wonderland
Want to add some cheerful swag to your windows? Think snowflakes and snowmen this winter, and let the fun begin. These sun catchers are simple to make and will brighten your home when the sun shines in!
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As the days turn from brisk autumn to frosty winter, delicious Hiland Dairy Milk in our cozy flavors will warm your family’s hearts.
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There’s something special about enjoying creamy, delicious egg nog around the Holidays. So, how perfect is it that National Egg Nog Day falls on Christmas Eve!
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Just a few days from now, you will have an entire house full of family for the Holidays and you need to be ready. Now is NOT the time to panic! Put these simple steps to the test to bust Holiday pressures!
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Jazz up your Holiday table with this spectacular DIY centerpiece using…you guessed it, repurposed Hiland Dairy containers. Check it out!
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It doesn’t take long for my kids to become “bored stiff” just a few hours into their winter vacation from school. I’m expecting them to ask me for creative solutions to their boredom woes, so I’ve loaded up on ideas to keep them content. Here a just a few…
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Why spend a fortune on Holiday decorations when you already have what you need to brighten up your home? Check out this crafty way to create Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus and their reindeer from repurposed milk jugs. This idea is super easy and fun for the kids!
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We’ve got the cookie recipes you need!
Whether you’re the host or a guest, don’t be afraid to stand out at your holiday cookie exchange with recipes from our Hiland Holiday Home Cookie Contest.
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When the flakes start to fly and cabin fever sets in, here are a few ideas to keep you and your kids active without breaking the bank.
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This isn’t just any ol’ green bean casserole!
I think we can all agree, there’s something about grandma’s cooking that makes food extra-special. This green bean casserole recipe proves just that!
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These Elf-Approved Holiday Sugar Cookies are made with Hiland Dairy Sour Cream, making them exceptionally rich and flavorful (and the kids will have a blast decorating them, too!).
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