Dessert

Petit Elefant just ramped up the deliciousness of hot cocoa during cold winter months with these Peppermint Marshmallows!  Not only will your family enjoy them, but she shows us an easy way to package them up for a great holiday gift for neighbors, coworkers, teachers, and more. Tune in every day for the next twelve […]

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Boring old popcorn bags need to move over!  We’ve got a new recipe to share for Peppermint Popcorn Bark from Plain Chicken that will liven up your family movie nights or office parties.  This recipe makes a lot, so be ready to throw some in holiday bags and hand out as fun treats this year! […]

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Tis the Season to be making and baking Christmas cookies for family and friends. We have our favorites but enjoy trying new cookies. Thanks to the wonderful world of blogging we can now go on Pinterest and visually see an unlimited amount of new tasty holiday temptations. What are some of your family favorite Christmas […]

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Gobble up the delicious taste of pecan pie without all the calories with these No Bake Pecan Pie Cookies from We Bake Cookies!  These also make great food gifts for loved ones. *Note: I didn’t say low calorie or no calorie cookies.  They are cookies.  There will be calories.  Tune in every day for the […]

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Ok, yesterday’s fudge recipe led us to find another one…this time using white baking chocolate and chock-full of dried apricots, cherries, and cranberries from Taste of Home’s White Christmas Fudge! Tune in every day for the next twelve days to find a new Christmas Cookie recipe!  So far we’ve shown you: Day #1: White Chocolate […]

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You can’t have holiday cookies without at least one fudge recipe!  Kraft Recipes created this Festive Fantasy Fudge topped with marshmallow bits and crushed peppermint candies. Tune in every day for the next twelve days to find a new Christmas Cookie recipe!  So far we’ve shown you: Day #1: White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Snap Cookies […]

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Fudge Pecan Pie

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on December 9, 2013

So this is an iPhone photo, taken in terrible light. But it really does show the soft, gooey fudgy-ness that is at the bottom of this pie. Truth be told, I wasn’t going to have any of this pie. I’d already had 2 slices of other pies and was about “pie-ed” out on Thanksgiving day. […]

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Another fun treat that the kids can help create, No Bake Candy Cane Sugar Cookie Bites from Sweet C’s Designs.  These are made without eggs, so no baking is required.  You can use her homemade recipe or even store bought cookie mix – perfect for a Gluten Free variety. Tune in every day for the […]

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Twisted Peppermint Stick Cookies made by Munchkin Munchies is a super fun way to celebrate the holidays!  And, the kids could totally join in to help make these easy cookies. Tune in every day for the next twelve days to find a new Christmas Cookie recipe!  So far we’ve shown you: Day #1: White Chocolate […]

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Orange Cardamom Blueberry Crostada

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on December 6, 2013

  When was the last time that you had one of those super small world connections that sent chills down your spine and made the hair on your arms stand up? For me it was a few weeks ago when I was in Vegas. I hopped into an elevator, headed down for a seminar the […]

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