Other Treats
Corn Bread
This savory and sweet cornbread does double duty as a satisfying snack or a simple side to your favorite chili or stew.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • Lauscha, a Germany company, started producing glass bead garlands for Christmas Trees in the 1850s.
  • Candy canes began as straight white sticks of sugar candy used to decorated the Christmas trees.
  • The first printed reference to Christmas trees appeared in Germany in 1531.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • In Mexico (its original birthplace), the poinsettia is known as the "Flower of the Holy Night."
  • "White Christmas" (1954), starring Bing Crosby, was the first movie to be made in Vista Vision, a deep-focus process.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • The day after Christmas, December 26, is known as Boxing Day. It is also the holy day called The Feast of St. Stephen.
  • During the Christmas buying season, Visa Cards alone are used an average of 5,340 times every minute in the U.S.
  • During the Christmas buying season, Visa Cards alone are used an average of 5,340 times every minute in the U.S.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.