Welcoming December at The Hearth and Soul Link Party

The Hearth and Soul Link Party where we welcome posts about anything that feeds your soul
Welcome to The Hearth and Soul Link Party! I can’t believe it’s going to be December on Friday. I really need to get going on my holiday preparations! It’s a lovely time of year though so I’m welcoming December and sharing features that celebrate this time of year.

Please share your posts about anything that feeds your soul – family, home, recipes, decorating, crafts, DIY, travel, organisation, book reviews, the arts, self improvement and more. 

Are you getting ready for the holidays? Yesterday was Stir Up Sunday here in the UK.

What is Stir Up Sunday

Find out more about the traditions of Stir Up Sunday in this post.

I’m also welcoming December with a brand new Quick Bread Recipe full of holiday favours.

Chocolate and Cranberry Quick Bread with Cinnamon Glaze - a quick and easy holiday treat with a secret healthy ingredient

My Chocolate and Cranberry Quick Bread with Cinnamon Glaze is warmly spiced, lusciously moist and chocolate-y.

Welcoming December Features

Welcoming December at The Hearth and Soul Link Party where we invite you to share blog posts about anything that feeds the soul

Welcoming December features from top left:-

Leigh at Don’t Sweat The Recipe is welcoming December with yummy Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark, perfect for the holidays

Nancy from Going4Ward shares holiday inspiration with her post 2 Weeks in British Columbia – Family Travel

Sheri of Hazel + Gold welcomes December and the holiday season with a DIY Customizable Rustic Wooden Advent Calendar

Christmas Eve Traditions for Couples from Stephanie at Somewhat Simple is also a great way to welcome December.

Thank you so much to you all for your support and for sharing your posts with The Hearth and Soul Link Party!

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You are invited to share your posts about anything that feeds your soul – family, home, recipes, decorating, crafts, DIY, travel, organisation, book reviews, the arts, self improvement and more.

Please consider including a link back to AprilJHarris.com in your post and/or sharing the party on social media if you can! Please visit a few other posts too! It’s a great way to connect with other bloggers and support each other.

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Article by April Harris

April has written 1286 great articles for us.

April is a writer, recipe developer, frequent traveller and blogger sharing travel, food, and style. Based in the south of England, April is a British Canadian who is passionate about family, hearth and home, healthy living (with treats!) and the transformative power of travel.

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  1. Thank you for hosting this opportunity to bring bloggers together and share their posts. I look forward to your party each week.

  2. April,
    I love stopping by your party each week! That Chocolate Cranberry bread looks yummy!
    Thanks for hosting each week!

  3. Thanks so much for the feature! Made my day! And thanks for hosting.

  4. Thank you for hosting, April. I always enjoy visiting!

  5. Thank you for another great party!
    Have a great time.
    Best wishes

  6. Hi April,
    I came by to link up and the linky wasn’t present. Maybe Inlinkz is having a problem.
    Hope you are having a great week. Let me know if the linky comes back and I will link up.
    Thanks so much!
    Miz Helen

    • Hi Miz Helen, I’m so sorry! I don’t know what happened as it was nighttime for me, but the linky seems to be back now. I hope you will return today 🙂 Thank you for letting me know!

  7. Thank you for hosting another wonderful party, April. Have a blessed week!

  8. Hi April! I enjoyed your post about Stir Up Sunday! I hadn’t heard of it before. I love hearing about traditions. Thank you!

  9. What a beautiful quick bread recipe with the cranberries and chocolate. Perfect for the holidays. Thanks for hosting. I look forward to the wonderful shares each week.

  10. Blessings to you as you begin to prepare your heart and your home for Christmas!

  11. That quick bread sounds amazing!! Have a great week!

  12. Both your pudding and the chocolate quick bread look absolutely delicious! With so many wonderful choices, it is very hard to practice moderation! 😉

  13. April, thank you so much for the feature!

  14. Hope you had a wonderful weekend April – thank you for hosting – can’t believe that December is almost upon us! xoxo 🙂

  15. Thank you so much for featuring our 2 Week Adventure in BC! So exciting! I made a little ‘featured’ button and stuck it at the bottom of that post (linking back to the party).
    And thanks for hosting another great party. I’m pretty excited to share today’s post, another ‘Living With Passion’ interview that is sure to give everyone a huge life of motivation!
    Have a great week!

    • I’m so glad you are pleased, Nancy, and I’m so grateful for the button/link back. It’s beautiful! Thank you! I’m excited to read the post you have shared this week. I hope your week is wonderful too!

  16. Thanks for hosting each week April! Have a blessed week!

  17. April, can you believe the holiday season is already in full swing? Everything looks yummy here as always but I especially have my eye on your Chocolate Cranberry Quick Bread and can’t wait to try it! Have a wonderful week and as always, many thanks for all your support!

    • It really does seem to have just suddenly arrived, Linda. I’ve been looking forward to it, but it somehow caught me by surprise! I’m really looking forward to getting lots of inspiration from the posts this week. Thank you for the compliment on my Chocolate Cranberry Quick Bread. I’m always excited to share a new recipe, but I’m particularly proud of this one. It’s absolutely addictive! Thank you so much for your support of Hearth and Soul, and also for all your other support as well. I’m grateful for your friendship <3

  18. Thank you for hosting, April! Hope you have a lovely week ahead!

  19. Thanks for hosting and thank you so much for the feature!!!!

  20. Hi April, Thanks so much for hosting a terrific party. I’m so glad I had a chance to join the fun this week.

  21. Thank you April for hosting, I always find great blogs to visit and many times they are new to me expanding my blogging friendships. Your Cranberry bread looks delicious!!
    Hope you are enjoying the holiday preparation.
    Have a wonderful weekend!

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