Sunday, December 15, 2013

Link Party - Marvelous Monday #77

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Welcome - how was your weekend? I went shopping Friday and Saturday, wrapped gifts, and we finally managed to see Catching Fire which I loved!  I also just need to purchase a couple more gifts and I'll be done shopping.  Next weekend will be dedicated to food.  One of our Italian traditions is having homemade raviolis on Christmas - we make the meat kind that has beef, pork and spinach.  These are a family favorite and since I only make them once a year, they are highly anticipated.  What food traditions do you have?  I would to hear about them - please leave me a comment.  Also, in case you didn't notice, I have an updated blog design - still need a few more tweaks but I love it!  I'll be posting about it soon!
Stay Connected with Cooking on the Front Burner

This week one of my co-hosts Julie from This Gal Cooks and I happened to be paired up for a virtual cookie recipe swap.  She made an oatmeal recipe from me.....

...and I made her Thumbprint cookies which the DIY Guy said it is his new favorite cookie!

One of my favs this week was from Carrie Elle and her cute M&M trees!

Last week's most viewed is from Joan at My Cookie Clinic.  Not only does Joan whip up the cutest cut out cookies ever, her bars look pretty fantastic also!

Be sure to stop by all the hosts to see their favs this week!


Reminder - All of the hosts share on facebook and pinterest (we each have our own board).

A few rules:

  • Please follow your hosts via Twitter, Blog Lovin, Facebook, or email. Please leave me a  comment stating how you followed so I can follow you back. Links can be found in the right hand column.
  • Please visit at least 2 other links. I suggest leaving a comment to let them know that you stopped by.
  • Grab a button. It’s not mandatory but it helps get the word out about the party.
  • Link up your recipes, crafts or DIY projects. Please link something that you made. No giveaways or shops, please.
  • Please note that by linking up your posts and projects you are giving This Gal Cooks, Frugal Foodie Mama, Call Me PMc, and Cooking On the Front Burner permission to use your photos in the featured posts and possibly on our social media outlets. All photos will be linked back to your sites and your posts.


  1. Thanks for hosting, Deb! Have a great week! :)

  2. Thanks so much for another fun party Deb! Have a wonderful week. :)

  3. Deb, Much appreciate the shout out for my Twix bars and cookies. Your Strawberry Thumbprint cookies look delicious. They are one of my favorite cookies. My Mom made them every year at Christmas with grape jelly ... the only jelly us kids would eat! I've tried to keep up the tradition and usually make them every other Christmas. Have a wonderful holiday season. Joan

  4. Hi Deb! I’m a new to your party and I look forward to participating. I’ll be following you on Pinterest, Facebook and subscribing! I love a good party!


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