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All see Holiday Guide


Review by Debbie Mazo


HolidayOrganizer.comEven though it's the season to be jolly, Christmas can turn out to be one of the most stressful times of the year. For those who want to avoid all the holiday trappings, there is hope. Stop by where you can get organized, simplify the celebration, and enjoy all your favorite traditions at the same time.

If you're looking for inspiration for this year's gift giving, offers an alternative to shopping at the mall. Surprise your friends and family with homemade gifts in a jar containing food mixes for old-time favorites like Texas Cornbread Mix or Oatmeal Scotchies. has all you need to know with instructions and tips, recipes, and free gift tags for a professional final touch.

Nothing says Christmas more than gingerbread houses, but traditional gingerbread baking can take all day. has a long list of time-saving tips for this yuletide favorite, like using a gingerbread mold pan or printing out the site's templates to speed up the process. For smart holiday planners who like to stock up their freezer in advance, the site also offers a seasonal collection of no-nonsense treats. Selections like Lemon Sugar Cookies sprinkled with colored sugar or moist and delicious Pumpkin Nut Bread are sure to please Santa's little helpers. has even more to offer with inventive, yet budget-conscious ways to decorate. Click on Frugal Holiday Decor Strategies and try some of the suggestions like using a theme for Christmas décor to make the holiday even more special. Whether it's angels or gingerbread, is full of fresh ideas for making this Christmas a holiday to remember.


About the Writer

Debbie Mazo is a writer and editor based in Vancouver, Canada. She's been writing the NetFood Digest column for FoodWine since 1997. You can contact her at djmbc@[email-address-removed].

Copyright © 2001, Debbie Mazo. All rights reserved.


    December 2001



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