Thursday, September 27, 2007
Holiday Cooking, Blogger Style- 2nd Edition

Last year I hosted the 1st Edition of my Holiday Cooking, Blogger Style recipe exchange and I was delighted with the impressive participation from my fellow bloggers! 81 bloggers linked up and, since many of you listed multiple recipes in one post, there were over 200 recipes shared!

I've used many of your shared family recipes throughout this past year for my own family, as well as for entertaining parties that I've hosted, and for various holiday gatherings that I've attended.

As the holiday season draws near, I thought it might be fun to host a 2nd Edition of my Holiday Cooking, Blogger style holiday specific recipe exchange.

I want to give those of you that are interested time to go through your recipes and pick out your favorites so please mark your calendars for next Friday, October 5th. On that day I will post the specific instructions for this holiday recipe exchange as well as my favorite holiday recipe and then open up Mr. Linky so that those interested in participating can be listed in one central location. Feel free to grab the button above to use in your post.

I'd be most appreciative if you would be so kind as to help me spread the word by posting about this on your blog!

Thanks so much and I hope to see you next Friday!

Labels: , ,

5:00 AM
32 comments


32 Comments:
At 4:03 AM, Blogger Patti said...

I stumbled across your blog via someone else's. You have such beautiful pictures posted! Your recipe exchange sounds fun! Have a blessed week!

 
At 6:02 AM, Blogger Carey said...

Looking forward to this. What a great idea.

 
At 7:19 AM, Blogger Sandra said...

I'm SO happy you're hosting this again, I'll definitely be joining you again this year and I'll mention it on my blog too :)

 
At 8:40 AM, Blogger Lois E. Lane said...

My calendar is marked :)

 
At 8:41 AM, Blogger Sallie said...

I cam over from BooMama's wonky blog post because I just had to see your Ireland pics.. DON'T CHANGE A THING ABOUT YOUR BLOG... IT'S ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!!!

With the screaming done, now I can say I would love to come back and be part of the recipe exchange. My daughter has been baking ginger ball cookies all week and that recipe is already on my blog..

God bless,
Sallie

 
At 8:55 AM, Blogger Michelle said...

I'm in!!!!I too agree with Sallie ,don't change a thing!!!I have some favorites that I will be sharing.thanks!oh and I'll blog it too ;)

 
At 8:58 AM, Anonymous Paige said...

My mouth is starting to water just thinking about it.

 
At 9:41 AM, Blogger Tanya said...

Thanks for the invite - I will try to participate :)

I haven't been by in a LONG time - my computer fried and I lost all of my links. I'm still trying to remember some of them.

 
At 10:17 AM, Blogger Kathleen Marie said...

Wonderful! I am looking forward to the special day! Hugs!

 
At 10:27 AM, Blogger Elizabeth said...

I can't wait.
Hugs,
Elizabeth

 
At 4:28 PM, Blogger boysmum2 said...

I'm already to go down here in New Zealand.
It is on my calendar and mentioned on my blog so others can find you.
Till next Friday, have a good week.
Kathryn x

 
At 5:38 PM, Blogger Magi said...

I can't believe it's already time to do this again. Can't wait.

 
At 5:06 AM, Blogger PEA said...

I'll be more than happy to announce this on my blog, as well as participate:-) I'm leaving this morning to go out of town so will post it on Monday! xox

 
At 9:02 AM, Blogger Renee's Ramblings said...

I'll be glad to share this information on my blog. I can't wait for this...it sounds wonderful! Thanks for hosting.

 
At 9:41 AM, Anonymous Christine said...

Thank you for hosting this again, I'll definitely be joining you again this year and I'll mention it on my blog.

 
At 12:57 PM, Blogger lightshines said...

Absolutely! I would love to help out. I posted on my blog. If it is not enough info, please let me know and I would be happy to update it.

 
At 3:05 PM, Blogger LBP said...

Found you through Kellis House! A recipe exchange sounds like alot of fun. I would love to be included.

Linda

 
At 6:46 PM, Blogger Linsey said...

I will be back next week!!!
I will add the button to my sidebar as well! :-)

 
At 8:45 PM, Blogger peppylady said...

I have already posted this on my blog and will try to get this on my side bar although I don't know how to have buttons

 
At 7:15 AM, Anonymous Antoinette said...

Sounds fun! I posted your banner at my blog - a girl can never have too many yummy recipes!

 
At 6:32 PM, Anonymous Dru said...

Hi Antoinette,
This sounds like a great idea! Looking forward to it!
Hugs, Dru

 
At 10:43 AM, Anonymous Junie Moon said...

I discovered your blog via the "Just As I Am" blog and think your holiday cooking exchange project is so grand. I would love to participate and shall add a little post about it to my blog this evening.

 
At 3:46 PM, Blogger JANET said...

This is a great way to share holiday recipes. I hope I can share one of mine. Thanks for doing this.

 
At 11:36 AM, Blogger GiBee said...

I can't wait!!! I'll be joining in. I've posted about it on my blog today... see you on Friday!

 
At 1:52 PM, Blogger Yolanda said...

I would love to post this on my blog if you can tell me how to grab a button.

 
At 9:30 AM, Blogger dcrmom said...

This sounds like fun. I'll play! (Here from Boomama.)

 
At 1:37 PM, Blogger R said...

I, too, found this through BooMama. Count me in! Can't wait!

This is perfect--I just posted 10/1 about wanting to simplify and not get caught up in fall/winter holidays by spending money on decor and such that doesn't mean anything for eternity, and I've decided to focus instead on cooking which spurs hospitality. And people are what really matter!

So thank you for helping me fulfill my goal this holiday season!

 
At 6:36 AM, Blogger Terri and Bob said...

I hope anyone can join! I found you through another blog. I will have to spend some good time here later!

 
At 7:33 PM, Blogger Tammy and Parker said...

My preview post is up. :)

 
At 8:04 PM, Anonymous Dianne said...

Hi!
You left the reminder on my cat's blog, no problem. I think I can 'stir' up a few recipes to share tomorrow! Thanks for the invite. : )

 
At 4:37 PM, Blogger Annie said...

Hi, This is a great Idea and I love your Blog!
I posted a recipe but forgot to add the name of the recipe, I am so sorry and I dont know how to fix that.
can you also tell me how to grab the link to post it on my blog?
Thank You so much in advance!

 
At 5:49 PM, Blogger Jenny 865-53oh9 said...

I am definitely up for it again this year. Last year was so much fun! I'll need to go back and see what recipe I used last year so I don't repeat.

 

Post a Comment

<< Home





Name: Overwhelmed

My complete profile

It wasn't supposed to work this way...Parts 1 through 10

(the story of the private, domestic adoption of our son)


(Part 1)
(Part 2)
(Part 3)
(Part 4)
(Part 5)
(Part 6)
(Part 7)
(Part 8)
(Part 9)
(Part 10- Adoption Finalization)

Fostering isn't for the faint of heart!

(our journey to adopt again through foster-to-adopt, the good, the bad, & everything in between)


Adoption #2- considering the State
More Adoption #2 thoughts
Adoption #2- Back to considering the State
Adoption #2- The Paperwork (Round 1)
Adoption #2- The Paperwork (Round 2)
Family Foster Home Licensing Prep Checklist
Adoption #2- Long overdue update
PS-MAPP class homework assignment
Our preliminary home inspection went well!
Adoption #2: Licensing update
Adoption #2- Foster Facts
Adoption #2: I love it when things go my way!
Adoption #2- The home inspection
Adoption #2- We failed our home inspection!
Adoption #2- We passed the follow-up home inspection!
Adoption #2- Still waiting
Adoption #2- We're getting closer
Adoption #2- An update & a lead
Adoption #2- The lead that didn't pan out.
Adoption #2- We're licensed!
Adoption #2- We have a tiny baby here!
Adoption #2- Update on this precious little girl.
Adoption #2- Quick update on Baby Bug
Adoption #2- Baby Bug is staying longer!
Adoption #2- Baby Bug is growing!
Adoption #2- Overdue update on Baby Bug
Adoption #2- The latest on Baby Bug
Adoption #2- Shopping spree for Baby Bug
Being a Foster Parent Does Not Make Me A Saint
Adoption #2- Another Placement Call!
Adoption #2- Placement Meeting- UPDATED!
Adoption #2- We have Boo at our home!
Adoption #2- Meeting Boo
Adoption #2- I'm angry on Boo's behalf!
Adoption #2- A Birthday Party for Boo
Adjusting to three 3 and under!
Stressful moments in fostering.
Adoption #2- Update on our foster daughters
CPS Workers Jerking Our Chain!
It's getting much worse!
Fostering: Update on Baby Bug
Fostering: Update on Boo
The effects of fostering on Snuggle Bug
The time is drawing near to let go of Baby Bug.
Good conversation with Baby Bug's dad.
Boo has a Permanency hearing coming soon!
My heart is breaking!
Bittersweet news about Baby Bug.
Next Friday is going to be tough.
Packing up Baby Bug's belongings
It's done- Baby Bug is gone.
Working on finding peace, one day at a time.
Referral to the Early Intervention Program
Baby Bug update
Home Inspection for re-licensing
Parole granted for Boo's bio mom
Baby Bug is turning 1 year old soon.
Day 2 of Boo's permanency hearing
A prayer answered today!
Attending Baby Bug's 1st birthday party
Foster news
Good news for Boo's case
Boo's bio family visits
Termination Trial date set!
A new caseworker for Boo
I've been asked to testify in court.
Court hearing for "John Doe"
Contested termination trial begins tomorrow afternoon
Boo's adoption has been finalized!

Slow Cooker Thursday (Greek Lamb & Spinach Stew)
WFMW (great sanitizing wipes)
Beware of Sears!
Katrina's "Fall Into Reading 2007"
Home Sweet Home!
Favorite Ingredients Friday (Sandwich Edition)
Keeping Up Appearances
Slow Cooker Thursday (Creamed Corn)
What will happen to O.J.?
I need help designing a themed FIF button!
























Add to Technorati Favorites Blog Flux Directory Google PageRank 
Checker Tool



Parenting Blogs - Blog Top Sites

Top Parents blogs

Subscribe to Overwhelmed With Joy!

Add to My AOL

Add to netvibes

Powered by FeedBurner

Subscribe with Bloglines Add to Google


Powered By: