[The North Pole Times]
[1995]
[Santa's OFFICIAL News Source]
Thursday October 29, 2020    
[Mikee Elf]
All new crafts for 2020

Kids 5 and under love to get creative with different painting techniques. Painting with sponges is a simple and fun way to explore basic shapes to paint and cut out.

It's the most wonderful time of the year but it wouldn't be complete without Santa in his sleigh.

This adorable Santa Paper Plate Mask craft is a great craft for your child using things you most likely have around your home.

This Reindeer Headband craft is just too cute and would be perfect headwear for watching Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

This fun DIY paper cone Christmas Tree craft is super easy to make and a perfect holiday decoration to show off.

A wonderful DIY Christmas craft for toddlers and preschoolers. This easy-to-make Hand Print Christmas Wreath is super cute and makes a beautiful decoration, keepsake, or gift to keep the house festive all season.

This fun little Clothespin Snowman craft is super easy to make and just as versatile. Glue them to presents to make a cute gift tag holder. Clip them to your tree for a fun kid-made ornament. Or hide them around the house and have your very own Christmas Snowman Hunt just like you would for an Easter egg hunt.

These DIY Christmas Pop Up Cards are fun and simple to make. Choose from a variety of elves and characters direct from the North Pole to make a unique gift that is loads of fun to share with friends and family.

These adorable North Pole Times Elves are the perfect DIY ornament for kids to make and hang on the Christmas tree!

These Christmas Elf puppets are so cute and even more fun to make. A perfect Christmas craft activity to keep you and your own little elves entertained during the Holidays.

Arctic Shrimp

[Arctic Shrimp]

INGREDIENTS:
1 lb. cooked large shrimp
1/4 cup light corn syrup
1/4 cup white wine vinegar
1/2 cup corn oil
1/4 cup green onions, thinly sliced
1 tbl. chopped parsley
1/2 tsp. dried basil
1/2 tsp. salt
Dash of pepper to taste


PROCEDURE:
Add all ingredients and blend well in medium bowl. Add shrimp and toss to coat. Refrigerate covered 2 1/2 hours. Drain if desired. Serve on fresh lettuce leaves.



Holiday Desserts

[Apple Cranberry Crisp]

Apple Cranberry Crisp

A warm and bubbly holiday treat from back in the day. Serve with a scoop of ice cream or just by itself.

[Applesauce Cake]

Applesauce Cake

A truly old fashioned flavored cake that is a moist, tender, spice cake with applesauce, nuts and raisins. Delicious!

[Chocolate Kiss Cherry Cookies]

Chocolate Kiss Cherry Cookies

These little cherry flavored gems are Rudolph's favorite. Any ideas as to why?

[Cranberry Bliss Cookies]

Cranberry Bliss Cookies

Nothing short of heavenly. Quite sweet, but the extra tart of the cream cheese and cranberries gives just the perfect tart touch to leave you craving just one more.

[Crock Pot Candy]

Crock Pot Candy

This Crock Pot Candy just might be the ultimate holiday treat! Not only is it easy to make, it’s really delicious and a great treat to share for Christmas.

[Dark Fudge]

Dark Fudge

Here's a recipe from our very own Ali Elf. This is sure to please.

[Elf Cookies]

Elf Cookies

Try these cookies on the sweet-tooth in the family. Our Elves love 'em... yours will too!

[Figgy Pudding]

Figgy Pudding

Oh, bring us some figgy pudding, Oh, bring us some figgy pudding, Oh, bring us some figgy pudding, And bring it right here.

[Grandma K's Molasses Cookies  ]

Grandma K's Molasses Cookies

There's nothing like a nice molasses cookie and a glass of milk during the holidays.

[Holiday Wreaths]

Holiday Wreaths

Another festive treat from Ali Elf! You've got to try it.

[Ice Cream Snowman Surprise]

Ice Cream Snowman Surprise

Here's a fun treat that all the Elves like to make for dessert.

[Nut Butterballs]

Nut Butterballs

How about this nutty treat for your holiday party

[Old Fashioned Christmas Popcorn]

Old Fashioned Christmas Popcorn

Just a fun treat for the holidays. Perfect for snacking, gift giving, get togethers....just about any time. A sweet candy flavor with a texture like caramel corn.

[Peanut Blossoms]

Peanut Blossoms

You're going to love these little treats, direct from Mrs. Claus' Kitchen at the North Pole!

[Peppermint Hot Chocolate]

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

A quick little treat to warm your bones while watching that holiday show.

[Santa's Crinkles]

Santa's Crinkles

Yet another tasty treat from Ali Elf. Be careful though, you'll probably want to eat a lot of these.

[Santa's Favorite Cookies]

Santa's Favorite Cookies

Here they are! Santa's Favorite Cookies. Tried and tested on Santa himself. Leave a couple of these out Christmas Eve to make Santa REAL happy!

[Snickerdoodle Cookies]

Snickerdoodle Cookies

These are a favorite of stable elves; the elves who take care of Santa's reindeer.

[Snowball Cookies]

Snowball Cookies

Here's another favorite of the Elves. We think you will enjoy them too.

[Spicy Gingerbread Cookies]

Spicy Gingerbread Cookies

These Spicy Gingerbread Cookies have a bold flavor that's sure to tantalize your taste buds.

[Sugar Cookies]

Sugar Cookies

Toss a plate of these on the table and watch them disappear right before your very eyes.

[Thumbprint Cookies]

Thumbprint Cookies

These tasty little treats are sure to please the most discerning of your guests.

[Tiny Tim's Holiday Pudding]

Tiny Tim's Holiday Pudding

Now is the time to prepare your Christmas puddings. This is a traditional English recipe.

[White Chocolate Chip Macadamia Cookies]

White Chocolate Chip Macadamia Cookies

Here's a cookie recipe you'll go "Nuts" over.

Holiday Appetizers

[Arctic Shrimp]

Arctic Shrimp

A tasty shrimp recipe direct from the Arctic.

[Barbecue Jelly Meatballs]

Barbecue Jelly Meatballs

A little zip and tang will have your mouth watering and coming back for more.

[Barbeque Cocktail Wieners]

Barbeque Cocktail Wieners

Your holiday party is just not complete without them!

[Chili Meatballs]

Chili Meatballs

Here's a great treat for that holiday party.

[Crab and Gouda Stuffed Mushrooms]

Crab and Gouda Stuffed Mushrooms

More Arctic pleasure for the holiday appetizer table.

[Deviled Clams]

Deviled Clams

A GREAT treat for your holiday get together from the kitchen of Grandma Tietge!

[Egg Nog]

Egg Nog

No matter how you look at it, homemade is best! Treat your friends and family to this traditional holiday treat.

[Honey Garlic Little Smokies]

Honey Garlic Little Smokies

Corey's Crockpot Honey Garlic Little Smokies Sausages are BURSTING with flavor and incredibly easy to make. Guests will be demanding this recipe on the spot.

[Honey-Bacon Snack Mix]

Honey-Bacon Snack Mix

A quick mix with a little kick to start off that holiday party.

[Marinated Cheese, Tomato and Olive]

Marinated Cheese, Tomato and Olive

Put these little treats on the table at your holiday party and watch them disappear before your very eyes!

[Mince Nuggets]

Mince Nuggets

Here's a little something you just might enjoy!

[Mini Bacon-Wrapped Sausages]

Mini Bacon-Wrapped Sausages

Who doesn't like bacon? These smoky sausage bites burst with flavor.

[Snow Crab Claws with Cilantro Aiol]

Snow Crab Claws with Cilantro Aiol

A decadent treat for the seafood lover, straight from the Arctic.

[Spice Butter Roasted Chestnuts]

Spice Butter Roasted Chestnuts

These roasted chestnuts will make Jack Frost nip at his own nose.

[North Pole Weather]
Light Snow
17 ℉ | -8.3 ℃
[North Poll]
[Naughty or Nice]

[Meet the Elves]

[Bernard Elf]

Bernard Elf

Bernard Elf is Santa's Chief Elf. He pretty much oversees all the other elves at Santa's Village.

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[The North Pole Times News Team]