Merry Christmas and happy holiday loves! This is such a fun time of the year! It is a time for giving, spending time with loved ones, and celebrating the true meaning of Christmas🙏🏼Everyone has their traditions, games, recipes, and family time! ❤️🎄 So for this Christmas Day blog we wanted to share some of our games and recipes! Just a little treat from me & the ALD team:)


This year I made Latkes for my husbands family! It is one of my traditions w / my family that I brought to my hubby’s family<3 I made 100 and they were gone 😂 so yummy!! Latkes –  (Click link for recipe)

Sausage balls are such an easy Christmas snack! You can make them for breakfast or brunch, or even as an appetizer before dinner! This recipe is so easy and everyone will enjoy! Sausage balls – (Click link for recipe)

Dirty Rice (ALD team style) – This is one of our very own ALD team member, Emi’s favorite Christmas dish. She said it  never disappoints:)

1 stick of butter

1 cup of uncooked rice

1 can of French onion soup

1 can of beef consommé

Combine all ingredients into an oven safe dish. You do not have to melt butter. Stire. Bake uncovered in the oven at 375 for around 30-45 minutes. Enjoy:)

Reindeer Puppy Chow– This dessert is super easy, fun and festive! You can serve in a Christmas bowl and everyone can help themselves:) Reindeer Puppy Chow – (Click link for recipe)


Saran Wrap Ball Christmas Game– This game is so fun and entertaining! You will laugh the entire time and you may even get some goodies along the way! Saran Wrap Ball game (Clink link for rules) When we play we wear gloves which makes it more fun!

Quelf – I promise this board game will have you in tears laughing! This will be your new fave, I promise!! Quelf (Click link to purchase)

Slapzi– This card game is perfect for ALL ages and will have you on your toes the entire game! Slapzi– (Click link to purchase)

Hope you enjoy, and Merry Christmas❤️


Ali & Team