Other Treats
Oatmeal Raisin Quick Bread
Healthy, moist, delicious! This quick bread is the perfect treat for holiday visitors.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • Christmas trees are grown in all 50 states including Hawaii and Alaska.
  • In the Kwanzaa ritual, seven candles called Mishumaa Saba are placed in a Kinara, or candleholder.
  • Gift giving as we know it today is derived from St. Nicholas, a bishop who was known for giving children presents.
  • Thomas Nast found inspiration for his painting of Santa Claus from Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas."
  • Kwanzaa is celebrated fom December 26 to January 1 and involves seven principles called Nguzo Saba
  • Oregon produces the most real Christmas trees at over 8.6 million.
  • The "Urn of Fate" is part of the Christmas Eve celebrations in many Italian households. It holds a wrapped present.
  • Christmas caroling began as an old English custom called Wassailing--wishing neighbors a long and healthy life.
  • Thomas Nast found inspiration for his painting of Santa Claus from Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas."
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