Other Treats
Oatmeal Raisin Quick Bread
Healthy, moist, delicious! This quick bread is the perfect treat for holiday visitors.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • In 1947, Toys for Tots organized its first Christmas toy drive for needy youngsters.
  • Approximately 33% of the holiday cards purchased each year contain a religious message.
  • Mark Carr of New York started first Christmas tree retail lot in the United States, in 1851.
  • There are more classic movies, productions, and songs played during Christmas than any other time of the year.
  • Hallmark introduced its first Christmas cards in 1915, five years after the founding of the company.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • Christmas cards account for 60% of all card sales. A distant second is Valentine's Day at 25%.
  • Mattel sells two Barbie dolls per second, and 90 percent of American girls have had at least one Barbie doll.
  • The White House will have 780 feet of garland, 27 Christmas trees, 232 wreaths and 412 poinsettias.
  • The world's first singing Christmas commercial aired on the radio on Christmas Eve, 1926 for Wheaties cereal.
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