Good Morning, Friends! Happy December 1st! I am so excited for everything going on this month, including lots of sparkling lights, Christmas movies with the family, ornament exchanges, Christmas music 24/7, crackling fire places, and of course the birth of Jesus!
Today I thought I would share a few of my December favorites with you today!
1. Annual Christmas Ornament Exchange
My Mom is the best at making the cutest, catchy ditties! Everyone looks forward to this event and I love love love the tradition!
2. Christmas Baking & Cozy Winter Meals
I am so excited for Christmas baking and making cozy winter meals over Christmas break! There are so many recipes I want to try!
*Clean-Eating Gingerbread Granola by Choosing Chia
*Gingerbread Muffins by Ambitious Kitchen
* Coconut Oil Gingerbread Muffins from Fit Foodie Finds
*Snowball Cookies by LLBalanced
*Gingersnaps by Food Faith Fitness
*Peppermint Chocolate Crinkle Cookies by The Healthy Maven
Entrees & Sides
*Chicken Cacciatore Quinoa Bake by Fit Foodie Finds
*Roasted Brussels Sprouts Farro Salad by The Healthy Maven — This would be so yummy with some rotisserie chicken added in!
*Maple Glazed Carrots by Ambitious Kitchen
*Parmesan Garlic Roasted Brussels by Fit Foodie Finds
3. Endangered Species Dark Chocolate With Peppermint Crunch
I bought this little gem a while back and just broke into it this week. Oh. my. goodness. Y’all–it is SO YUMMY! I highly suggest giving it a try!