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Make a Yule Log to Celebrate Winter Solstice

The Yule log is an ancient tradition, but you can make one for your own family's holiday celebration. Put one together with items you find outside, and include it as part of your Yule ritual.

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Make a Yule Log to Celebrate Winter Solstice

Yule Log Walk As you walk along, looking for that special Yule log to place in your hearth. Oak, Ash and Cedar make the best Yule log, flat on one side so that it won’t roll. Also look for natural decorations for each member of the family: Ivy, mistletoe, (be mindful that mistletoe, pinecones, nuts, holly, etc.

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Seasonal Sunday Legends- Let the Sacred Fires Burn

This entry is modified from something I wrote for another venue last winter. The Meaning of the Yule Log Yule is a celebration of light. Held on the winter solstice, it commemorates the return of t...

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Pinecone Cakes

Pinecone Cakes, slightly carved rounds with slivered almonds

Spiced Mushroom Cookies (these are adorable--would be good for xmas yule log, or maybe thanksgiving, or decorated to look like Super Mario Bros. mushrooms)

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Meringue Mushrooms

Meringue Mushrooms Recipe - Completely adorable meringue Christmas cookies perfect for decorating holiday cakes like the yule log! (step-by-step photos)

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Holiday Cake Roll

Holiday Cake Roll – Everyone loves a holiday Yule log! Especially when it's made with yellow cake and a creamy chocolate filling and festooned with festive mint and berries.

DIY: Holiday Log Centerpiece with natural greenery, berries, pinecones, and small ornaments. Makes a perfect table centerpiece or mantel focal point. Created by @Jenna_BUrger via sasinteriors.net

Tree stump cake - literally an upended Yule log - recipe & instructions for everything, mushroom meringues, forest floor dirt and moss.

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Meringue Mushrooms

Meringue Mushrooms — an adorable topper for Buche de Noel

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35 Creative Ways To Recycle Wooden Pallets

Outdoor wedding lights #candles #wood #diy

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Meringue Mushrooms

Meringue Mushrooms Recipe - Completely adorable meringue Christmas cookies perfect for decorating holiday cakes like the yule log! (step-by-step photos)

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41 Adorable Food Decorating Ideas For The Holidays

A simple and amazing treat ro make for you and your family make with your kids they will love to join in with the fun x

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Winter Decorating Ideas

Winter Centerpiece with Wood and Candles - 15 DIY Winter Decoration Tutorials | GleamItUp

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Yule log (bûche de Noël)

The Yule log, (also known as a bûche de Noël in France and French Canada) is a traditional Christmas dessert served around the holiday. Chocolate cake with whipped cream frosting and decorated with chocolate bark.