All dressed up in holiday finery, girls and their mothers make a Christmas craft, swap ornaments, enjoy cookies and tea, and make memories. Let their recipes inspire you to host an unforgettable celebration in your home. (Serves 12)
Coconut Swirls
Crisp Hazelnut Bonbons
Pecan Crescent Cookies
Hot Russian Tea

When Lea Snell of Florence, Alabama, started hosting a mother-daughter Christmas tea, the girls brought baby dolls to the party. Now some of them are in junior high, but they still look forward to the annual afternoon of fun.