Adding a variety of cookies to your holiday baking gives your loved ones an array of sweet choices. Try this classic recipe for butterscotch cookies. (Helpful Hint: Just make sure you leave time to for the dough to chill!) Continue reading
Candy canes, Christmas trees, stockings that look so good to eat…today’s recipe is a classic holiday tradition for many folks – making and decorating cutout cookies. Whether you like to intricately decorate each cookie or just like to pile on the frosting (like someone in my family), this is a sweet activity to put you in the Christmas spirit.
So, gather up your favorite cookie cutters and give this sugar cookie and frosting recipe a try. Continue reading
It may seem early this year, but holiday shopping is already in full swing. With retailers urging to shop early due to delays with shipping carriers, it’s a good idea to start checking things off your list now, so you’ll have everything delivered by Christmas. But where do you start, especially when you have no idea what to get?
Our suggestion: Start with how your loved ones like to spend their time. Thinking of their interests and hobbies might just lead you to the perfect present.
Here are a few categories to consider and popular picks that are sure to bring smiles on Christmas morning. Just scroll down to start browsing – happy gifting! Continue reading
If your Christmas wish list is average, it’s divided into roughly three categories: big-ticket items, smaller items, and stocking stuffers. If you’re a homesteader, soon-to-be-homesteader, or a wanna-be homesteader, Lehman’s is the place to find all three.
The best kind of gift for homesteaders is something that contributes to self-sufficiency. Does it help grow food? Raise livestock? Provide heat? Produce light? Make a job easier, safer, or more efficient? Reduce costs? Solve a problem? Deliver knowledge? If the answer is “yes” to any of these criteria, then it’s likely to be a welcome gift for the homesteader in your family.
Here are some suggestions for the do-it-yourselfer on your Christmas list: Continue reading
Editor’s Note: Kathy Harrison, preparedness maven, is also a fantastic cook! Every year, her very large family gets together, and what she calls the “cookie wars’ break out! This year, she’s got an international surprise in store for them, and she shares the recipe and story with us. Continue reading
Christmas time is coming fast – less than 30 days! If you’re anything like me, then you’ve been slowly picking things up throughout the year to give to people for Christmas, and you don’t find this time of year stressful at all. If you aren’t like me, though, then you might be starting to feel the pressure of making sure to cross every last person off your Christmas shopping list. Continue reading
From our family to yours, we wish you a merry Christmas! We hope this season brings you peace and joy.
The Lehman Family