Baked Mozzarella Sticks Recipe | Freezer Friendly Appetizer!

Baked Mozzarella Sticks Recipe

If there is one thing that my husband and boys will always order when they are on the menu at a restaurant, it is mozzarella sticks. While I will admit that they are yummy, we are trying to move away from so many foods that are deep fried and these baked mozzarella sticks are a […]

Easy Meringue Christmas Trees

Meringue Christmas Trees

Growing up. meringues were always one of my favorite cookies to have at Christmas. My mom always made them (and she only made them for Christmas) and I didn’t know anyone else who made them. They were a special treat! When I became and adult and started making my own cookie trays, meringues were naturally […]

Peppermint Cheesecake Santa Hats

Peppermint Cheesecake Santa Hats

Like pumpkin flavor in the Fall, once December rolls around, we like to put peppermint flavoring in to everything! From my Peppermint Oreo Truffles to spiking my water with Peppermint Essential Oil and even making homemade Peppermint Patties, I just can’t get enough of it! So if we are going to make a cheesecake, why […]

Rice Krispie Treats Recipe | Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

rudolph rice krispie treats

Who doesn’t love a great Rice Krispie treats recipe? This one is made with Cocoa Krispies and now only will it be a crowd-pleaser, it is simple enough that you can make it with your children! To make the antlers, you will need to Wilton Harvest 6 Piece Mini Metal Cookie Cutter Set, but you […]

Easy No Bake Gingerbread Truffles Recipe

Gingerbread Truffles Easy Christmas Cookie Idea

Oh – you know that I am a fan of truffles! We make my Oreo Truffles year-round and love making my Peppermint Oreo Truffles at Christmastime and Pumpkin Truffles for Thanksgiving and Halloween, but these gingerbread truffles are just out of this world! I made them to take to church (I think I mention that […]

How To Make Homemade Cherry Cordials

How To Make Homemade Cherry Cordials  or Chocolate Covered Cherries

If there is one thing that my husband goes nuts for, it’s chocolate covered cherries. he loves everything cherry, really. I am not sure if he started loving them because it is our last name (although my daughter insists that us eating cherries is “cannibalism”), or it just worked out that way. I made these […]

Chocolate Cherry Christmas Mice | Christmas Cookie Idea

chocolate cherry christmas mice

The combination of cherries and chocolate is one of my favorite flavor combos and these Cherry Chocolate Christmas Mice take care of that craving quite nicely while looking so cute on any cookie tray! This is another Christmas treat that you can easily make with your children. They will love swirling the cherries in the […]

Rice Krispie Treats Idea | Christmas Wreaths

Rice Krispie Treat Wreath

So after I made my baked chocolate glazed donuts, I was looking for another use for my doughnut pan, and this Rice Krispie treat idea is just perfect for that pan. Children just love Rice Krispie Treats (and let’s face it – so do us parents!). This is just so easy to make and your […]

The Best Buckeyes Recipe

The Best Buckeyes Recipe

While we are pretty “big” on Oreo Truffles in this house, one thing that my 11-year old likes better is Buckeyes. He absolutely adores the combination of peanut butter and chocolate and every time I start to make my Oreo Truffles to take somewhere, he is asking me when I am going to make my […]

Crockpot Garlic and Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Crock Pot Garlic and Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Remember when I said that I thought that baking potatoes in the crockpot was one of the dumbest things I had heard…until I actually tried it? Well – I now feel the same way about making mashed potatoes in the crockpot! It is my new favorite way to make mashed potatoes! By making mashed potatoes […]

Eggnog Fudge Recipe

Easy Eggnog Fudge Recipe

I think that, by now, I have well-established that I love the taste of eggnog. From my homemade eggnog to my eggnog ice cream, I love everything about the taste of it! But as I have mentioned, my stomach has a different opinion about eggnog….it just can’t tolerate me drinking it. I can put a […]

Cherry Thumbprint Cookie Recipe | Christmas Cookie Idea

Cherry Thumbprint Cookies

A classic on any cookie tray is always thumbprint cookies. This Cherry Thumbprint Cookie recipe is yet another easy cookie recipe to make with the kids. Using cherry pie filling will give the cookies just enough moisture to make them irresistible! The dough can be made ahead of time, formed in to balls with the […]