The secret arrow in my holiday quiver is this cheddar cheese ball. It's simple to make, is incredibly addictive and can even make uneven gift giving seem on par. It's kind of magical that way.
For instance, my cousin gave us a DVD player (with Wi-Fi!) as an early Christmas present. I was stunned by the gift, and giddy as a schoolgirl. But, I wasn't prepared for a gift exchange the nigh