Featured Artist - Anne Speigle

The Handcrafted Hoedown for the Holiday's is just a few days away - it starts FRIDAY! I've been having lots of fun sharing mini interviews my daughters sent out to the artists so we can learn a little bit more about them. Today we're meeting Anne Speigle.

Anne's joining us this hoedown with knit baby booties, candles and body butter.

How many Handcrafted Hoedown for the Holidays have you been a part of? this is my first one What is your favorite thing about this craft sale? I’m new to this area, never been but went to the orchard a lot over the season What kind of gifts do you look for when you go shopping for the holiday's? Gifts for stockings, gifts for co-workers Please share your favorite holiday recipe: I’m a pretty big fan of spiced pecans.

Praline pecans Ingredients

▢ 2 cups (8 ounces) pecan halves

▢ ½ cup (3.75 ounces) light brown sugar

▢ ¼ cup (2 ounces) heavy cream


Preheat oven to 350° F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with non-stick aluminum foil.

Mix brown sugar and heavy cream in a medium bowl. Add pecans; stir with wooden spoon until pecans are well coated. Spread pecans evenly on prepared baking sheet.

Bake in preheated oven for about 20 mi