Category Archives: Christmas



2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Tis the season! Our favourite season for sharing our favourite recipes and DIY gift ideas.

Bath Soak

Rest & Relaxation for one please! This bath soak can be customized. Try switching it up and doing a peppermint for the holidays!

Pita Trees

Recipe Pita Trees Instead of sending sandwiches this holiday season create some Pita Trees for lunches!

Popcorn Cake

Recipe Popcorn Cake Wean Green’s own, Patty, uses her famous Popcorn Cake to win over the hearts of everyone in the office!

Meat & Cheese Tree Platter

Meat & Cheese Tree Platter Decorate your meat & cheese plate into the shape of a tree to celebrate this holiday season!

Marshmallow Snowmen Stirrers

Marshmallow Snowmen Stirrers Hot chocolate will never be the same. These tasty marshmallow candy cane stir sticks are a perfect addition to your hot chocolate on a cold day.

Festive Layer Dip

Festive Layer Dip Adding a mix of green & red pepper will bring the holiday season to your table. A great appie for any holiday event.

Grinch Kabobs

These super easy snacks are perfect for a classroom holiday party!

Christmas Tree Fruit Tray

Christmas Tree Fruit Tray Put a yellow star (or heart) on top of your fruit bouquet and call it a Christmas Tree! Super easy holiday party plate.

Snowman Cheeseball

Transform your favourite cheeseball recipe into a snowman.

Gingerbread People

These tasty gingerbread people are a classic holiday cookie. Decorate with any of your favourite sweet treats.

Tree Brownies

A fun activity for kids to get into the holiday spirit.

Strawberry Santa Hats

These easy, adorable Santa hats are a great snack for a holiday party. No sugar crash from these.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide & GIVEAWAY

Wean Green’s annual holiday gift guide is here and we hope you love it!! This year, we were focussing on quick and easy ideas for holiday parties.

Sandwich Wreath

This simple recipe uses Crescent Rolls from the fridge aisle and can be done in 25 minutes. Perfect for last minute holiday party ideas.

Reindeer Rice Treats

Turn your favourite treats into cute animals and share with the class.

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Wean Green presents this year’s holiday gift guide! Packed  full with fun and creative gifts that you and your kids can put together for family and friends. This guide will ensure a festive and innovative way to celebrate the holidays, as well as your loved ones.  Click the link below to view the guide. 2016 Holiday Gift Guide To go directly to your favorite recipe, click the links below. Sweet Treats Toblerone Shortbread S’mores Chocolate & Almond Bark  Homemade Marshmallows Brownie Christmas Trees Caramel Twists Chocolate Coconut Energy Balls Creative Crafts Fingerprint Ornaments Sock Snowman Popsicle Christmas Tree Reindeer Dust Home Goods Lavender & Peppermint Bath Salts Sugar Cookie Foot Soak Homemade Lotion Chocolate Face Mask Drinks Loose Leaf Tea Kit Mocha Cocoa  

Toblerone Shortbread Cookies

If you’ve never tried Toblerone chocolate bars then this recipe is a must for you! Print Recipe Toblerone Shortbread Cookies Course Snack Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Servings dozen Ingredients 2 cup butter softened1 cup super-fine sugar3 1/2 cup flour1/2 cup cornstarch2 bars toblerone swiss milk chocolate2 tbsp sifted icing sugar Course Snack Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Servings dozen Ingredients 2 cup butter softened1 cup super-fine sugar3 1/2 cup flour1/2 cup cornstarch2 bars toblerone swiss milk chocolate2 tbsp sifted icing sugar Instructions Preheat oven to 350F. Beat butter and sugar, in large bowl with the mixer on high speed until light and fluffy. Mix flour and cornstarch in a small bowl. Gradually add the dry mixture, beating well after each addition. Chop chocolate into small pieces. Stir in chocolate. Drop by tablespoonfuls, onto baking sheets. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until lightly browned. Makes about 4 dozen. Let them cool completely and then sprinkle with icing sugar. Recipe Notes  

Fingerprint Ornaments

S’mores

Don’t have a fire going? S’more lovers do not need to worry! This is a great alternative to the classic s’more, as well it’s a great recipe to get the kids involved in. Print Recipe S’mores Course Appetizers Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 0 Servings people Ingredients 1 bag chocolate chips1 bag marshmallows1 sleeve graham crackerslollipop sticks Course Appetizers Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 0 Servings people Ingredients 1 bag chocolate chips1 bag marshmallows1 sleeve graham crackerslollipop sticks Instructions In a small saucepan over medium heat, bring a small amount of water to a high simmer. Place the chocolate chips in heat proof bowl and place the jar in the water. Stir until the chocolate chips are melted and then remove from water. Place the graham crackers in a Ziplock bag and crush into a fine crumb, then transfer the crumbs to a bowl Skewer one marshmallow onto a lollipop stick, dip it in the melted chocolate, then roll it in the graham cracker crumbs. Place the s’mores on a parchment paper to dry. Recipe Notes