Other Treats
Chocolate Drizzled Popcorn with Peanuts
This recipe is an irresistible blend of sweet and salty. You can start eating, and eating, and before you know it, you're hooked!
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • The traditional flaming Christmas pudding dates back to 1670 in England.
  • The first official White House card was issued in the year of 1953 by President Eisenhower.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • Arthur Rankin, Jr., and Jules Bass achieved fame in 1964 with their animated version of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."
  • The first person to bring a Christmas tree into a house may have been the 16th century German preacher, Martin Luther.
  • The National Christmas Tree Association gives a Christmas tree to the President and first family every year.
  • Christmas cookies for Santa began during the Great Depression to inspire children to share with others in hard times.
  • Electric lights for trees were first used in the White House in 1895.
  • "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry (1949) sold 2 million copies of the song in it's first year.
  • "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry (1949) sold 2 million copies of the song in it's first year.
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