Other Treats
Banana Bread
Everyone's favorite quick bread. Who can resist the delicious smell of banana bread baking in the oven? Velvety, moist texture and perfect taste.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • Lauscha, a Germany company, started producing glass bead garlands for Christmas Trees in the 1850s.
  • "Wassail" comes from the Old Norse "ves heill"--to be of good health.
  • Sugar Plums are chocolate candies that are filled with fruit preservatives or other sweet cream fillings.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • The American version of St. Nicholas, or Santa Claus originally came from the Dutch version called Sint Klaas.
  • Over 100,000 people are employed in the Christmas tree industry.
  • More than 330,000 real Christmas trees are sold via e-commerce or catalogs.
  • During the Christmas/Hanukkah season, more than 1.76 billion candy canes will be made.
  • The "Urn of Fate" is part of the Christmas Eve celebrations in many Italian households. It holds a wrapped present.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.