Candies

Four Way Holiday Chocolate Fudge

If you were to ask my what my favorite holiday dessert is, I would say sugar cookies. But right after that it would be chocolate fudge! It’s a tradition in our family to have a fresh batch for Christmas, has been as long as I can remember. Once you make …

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Peppermint Bark Hearts & Oreo Bark Recipes

My list of goodies to bake recently increased. As I was browsing my usual blogs this morning I saw the cutest idea for peppermint bark. Over at Mommy’s Kitchen, she shared a great way to spruce up ordinary peppermint bark, so I definitely can’t take credit for this idea!  When …

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Wilton Halloween Pumpkin Lollipop Treats

It’s no secret that I love to bake and decorate cakes, but I recently discovered something just as fun but more more simple to make … candy pops! I was browsing my local Michael’s craft store and saw this incredible display of Halloween baking and candy products and the cutest …

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Easy Coconut Chocolate Balls

While I love the smell of delicious goodies baking in my oven, I always appreciate a simple and no fuss treat. This is especially true in the warmer months so I don’t have to heat up my house.  My mom made these scrumptious candies as a special Easter treat. Of …

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20 of the Best Bark Recipes

I’m a sucker for chocolate, especially around the holidays. Nothing makes me happier than seeing homemade chocolates on a holiday treat tray, no matter where I go. One of the easiest but tastiest holiday treats is definitely bark. Traditional almond bark, peppermint bark, mint chocolate bark, if it is bark, …

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Classic Church Windows for Your Christmas Treat Table

If you’ve spent a lot of time around the Christmas dessert table, like I have, you may have noticed these pretty church windows. I’ve seen them at many  a holiday gathering from work to family functions, but never realized exactly what was in them or how they were made. Now …

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25 Marshmallow Recipes to Tempt You

One ingredient that I love to work with when making sweet treats is marshmallows. Without marshmallows, we wouldn’t have some of our favorites like Rice Krispie bars, rocky road anything, or classic s’mores. Can you even imagine? If you love marshmallows as much as I do, here are 25 marshmallow …

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Crunchy Peanut Butter Cookie Balls with Just 3 Ingredients

I love no-bake recipes which only require a few ingredients. Sometimes I just don’t have the time to spend in the kitchen for anything more complicated. These Peanut Butter Cookie Balls made by Kari Stroschein are surprisingly easy and can be made with only three ingredients!  According to Kari, every time she makes …

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Coconut Ganache Nests

Mini Eggs. Need we contend more? Sometimes we only need to emanate a dessert to prominence something special.  Like how we done a Baked Kahlua Pineapple Flutter– it was unequivocally all about a Kahlua.  Or a Bittersweet Chocolate Oatmeal Bars– we all know a oatmeal was used merely to decorate …

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Roasted Cinnamon-Sugar Pecans

Oh, yes- you’re going to adore me for this recipe. You’re welcome, you’re welcome, you’re welcome. Have we ever walked by O’Hare airfield in Chicago and been swept off your feet by a smell of roasting nuts?  And not only any kind of roasting nut, though nuts coated in a …

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