Pencil Candles in a Bucket of Sand. Fill a galvanized tub with sand, slide in a handful of candles, don with a festive ribbon, and you have an instant centerpiece; perfect for a Christmas table. I could change the colour for other celebrations.
Duchess Potato Christmas Trees with Yellow Pepper Stars
Duchess Potato Christmas Trees with Yellow Pepper Stars recipe adapted from Baking Bites 2 pounds russet or baking potatoes Salt and pepper, to taste cup butter, plus additional for topping 1 large egg 2 large yellow bell peppers, cut in half and cleaned