The 12 Days of Christmas Recipes & Fun

Hello, Dear Ones! I’m catching up on Christmas posts and this one is actually from last year. Christmas isn’t over for some of us. Yes, it is now the 12 days of Christmas that lead up to Epiphany. Last year we had a feast and lots of treats for Leeland. They all lined up with The 12 Days of Christmas song. Click the links for recipes. Enjoy!

12 Days 2017


A Partridge in a Pear TreeChocolate covered pears in puff pastry.

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2 Turtle Doves– We used the calling bird rolls for these also. However, you can make your own turtle candies or just buy Dove Turtles.

3 French Henscornish hens.

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4 Calling Birds (or two turtle doves)- crescent rolls twisted into birds with chocolate eyes and almond beaks. Also a pear soup.

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5 Golden Rings– Krispy Kreme donuts

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6 Geese a Laying- I didn’t have anything for this one, but this blogger had a great idea for six golden eggs filled with treats! You could also do deviled eggs.

7 Swans a SwimmingCreme puff swans

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The yummy filling!

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8 Maids a Milking– Milk Duds Candy

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Nine Ladies Dancing– I didn’t make anything for this one, but you could easily use the ballet cupcakes I made here for the dancing ladies.

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Ten Lords a Leaping– These leaping frogs do the trick!

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Eleven Pipers Piping- recorders from Dollar Tree

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Twelve Drummers Drumming– Drumsticks Ice cream cones!

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We enjoyed our yummy treats! I hope you do to. Please let me know in the comment section if you use any of these ideas. We chose to do one main feast with most of these, but you could spread them out over the 12 days too.

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Other ideas for the 12 days and Epiphany:

King Cake and the Apostles Creed– There is debate about the 12 Days song and its meaning. Whether it truly is a Christian code or not, I love using it to teach the faith anyways.

The 12 Days of Christmas: Kindness & Crafts

Pinterest Ideas for Epiphany etc

https://www.pinterest.com/doverette/the-12-days-of-christmas-epiphany/

God bless & remember the High King lives! ~Amber Dover

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