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Mum's Famous Macaroni Salad

By Mum2Gaby&Emersyn, JustMommies member

Check out this New Zealand holiday recipe! Another essential on our Christmas (and general summer) menu - my mum's famous macaroni salad. Come September people are already saying to her "I hope you're making your macaroni salad", "you should make a double helping of the macaroni salad this year!", and the like... It's gorgeous!
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Holiday Ideas & Traditions from JustMommies members

JustMommies members have shared their favorite recipes, ideas, and traditions with us. Get inspired with these great holiday ideas

Holiday Pavlova - A New Zealand tradition

By Mum2Gaby&Emersyn, JustMommies member

Being in New Zealand, our Christmas day is rarely cold - and never snowy!  While it seems people in the northern hemisphere eat a lot of hot foods, a huge part of our Christmas menu revolves around desserts and salads.  This is the number 1 Christmas dessert in NZ!
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Diabetic Friendly Holiday Treats

Dealing with gestational diabetes over the holidays can be challenging. Don’t cheat over the holidays. Enjoy these diabetic friendly holiday treats that contain 30 carbs or less.

Sugar Free Sugar Cookies

Want to bake up some sugar cookies to leave for Santa, but need them to be sugar free so you can nibble on a few yourself?  Try these sugar free “sugar cookies”.  Roll them out just like you would the old fashioned Christmas cookies you remember making when you were a kid – just do it without all the sugar.
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Low Carb Gingerbread Cake

When you think of holiday baking, gingerbread desserts are sure to come to mind.  Gingerbread men, cookies, and cakes are all part of getting into the holiday spirit.  Fill your home with the scent of gingerbread baking in the oven without ruining your diet.
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Multi-colored Rice Krispie Treats

This treat is not only colorful and fun, it is actually fairly low in carbs too.  It's the perfect treat for pregnant moms with gestational diabetes.  Make these multi-colored Rice Krispie squares for your next holiday get together.
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Easy 4th of July Projects To Do With Your Kids

By Terri O, www.supersimpleliving.com

When it comes to a super simple 4th the first thing to think about is what to wear! You have to be festive and fun, while you show off your patriotic colors!
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Mother's Day: A Colorful Celebration

By JustMommies

Mothers can be lovely, sweet, tart, sassy, and come in as many colors as the rainbow - hence this amazing Mother's Day cake, baked with love by i am baker! To all of the amazing moms out there - enjoy this colorful inspiration and recipe!
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2009 Gift Guide for Girls

The 2009 holiday gift-giving season has finally arrived. But this year many families are scaling back expenditures; others are trying to stay “green” with fewer plastic and battery-laden toys cluttering up the house. So for the little girls on your list, what are the meaningful and high-quality gifts that can be enjoyed throughout the year?
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