November 21, 2011

Chanukah in a Jar, Coal Cookies & Tiny Tannenbaums ~
A Little Birdie Told Me...No. 47


"I've learned that you can tell a lot about person by the way he or she handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas lights." 
--Maya Angelou 
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Welcome to 
"A Little Birdie Told Me..." Tuesday!
If you're here to share a craft, recipe or project post,
you'll find the linky and the specifics on how to 
join the party after the features below.

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Growing up in an interfaith home, we celebrated both Christmas and Chanukah.  Today's features are in honor of both of these special and sacred holidays.


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Chanukah in a Jar
from Altered Artworks
Filled with menorah candles, a dreidel, matchbox, chocolate gelt and a scroll of candle blessings.  Beautiful! 
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Coal Cookies
(recipe & printable tag)
from More Style Than Cash
Oreos, marshmallows, butter...yum!
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 Christmas Spools
Musings from Kim K
These wooden spools adorned with mini Christmas trees are positively charming.
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and crafty shenanigans here at Rook No. 17, would
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20 comments:

  1. Those little spool trees are absolutely the cutest...I have some extra wooden spools, now to find some trees:-)

    Thank you so much for all the time and effort you put into making your link party such a success each week. I am truly grateful for your blog friendship.

    Have a great Thanksgiving week:-)

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  2. Aren't those coal cookies so cute-what a great idea! I'm glad a little birdie told me about those!

    Thanks for having me today. Hope your week is wonderful and happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha.

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  3. Thanks for hosting Jenn!! And for always leaving such sweet comments. It's so nice to receive a comment with "thought" behind it. ;)
    I am soooo in love with those spool trees!

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  4. Thanks as always for hosting, Jenn! Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving!

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  5. I love the lump of coal...cute, fun, and tasty! And I love that you grew up in an inter-faith home. I've always believed kids/people should be exposed to all beliefs to give them a chance to find what they believe in!

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  6. Jenn, have a fantastic Thanksgiving. You are a wonderful host!

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  7. Thank you so much for hosting and always leaving such kind comments!

    I hope you have a very Happy Thanksgiving!!!

    -Megan

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  8. Yay for Hanukkah stuff! It's so hard to find! Off to check it out...

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  9. Jenn thank you so much for featuring me! Hope you have a fabulous Thanksgiving!

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  10. Love those tiny trees!
    Thanks for hosting and always stopping by with a sweet comment!

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  11. Wonderful features Jenn! Thanks for hosting ! Wishing you and your family a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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  12. Thank you for hosting, have a Happy Thanksgiving!

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  13. Happy Thanksgiving to your and your family! Don't work too hard in the kitchen!

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  14. What wonderful features! I've shared a post about traditional British Christmas pudding this week. Thank you for hosting, and have a very Happy Thanksgiving!

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  15. I shared my prickly pear-cranberry sauce. You know me...I always have to do something a little bit different. Enjoy! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours. ~Camilla

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  16. Thank you for hosting every week! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Thanksgiving! Somehow I messed up my link, the picture didnt show up on the one "Christmas Dipped Oreo Pops" and I cant see where to delete it.
    Thanks again!

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  17. Hi Jenn! Thank you for hosting your party! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Thanksgiving...

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  18. Hi Jenn, Thanks for hosting another great week. I couldn't get it together early enough to share a post but I love all the how to's this week. So much fun.

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  19. Hi Jenn, I didn't know that you grew up in an interfaith home. That's what we have here too ( -: That's why I made doughnuts (altho not "fried") xo

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