• Christmas Gingerbread House
  • Mom’s Fruitcake
  • Baked Red Velvet Donuts
  • Graham Cracker Pretzel Chocolate Toffee
  • Chocolate Marshmallow Popcorn

Christmas Gingerbread House

Gingerbread Houses

Christmas is such a magical time of the year and making memories with those you love is priceless. My best friend since junior high and I got together with her grand kids to make gingerbread houses one weekend right before Christmas last year. Here are the girls with their grandma before we started. I told them…

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Mom’s Fruitcake

Mom's Fruitcake

Mom’s Fruitcake So I can hear the groans as you read the title. I’m telling you this is a fruitcake that even those who say they hate fruitcake love once they get their first bite. What makes this one so different? The ingredients of course. This fruitcake is made with red and green cherries, yellow,…

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Baked Red Velvet Donuts

Baked Red Velvet Donuts

Baked Red Velvet Donuts I have been on a donuts kick lately and these red velvet donuts are just about perfect in my opinion. i got this new pan yesterday that makes donuts the size of the ones we buy in the store and I really love it. I started working in my uncles restaurant…

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Graham Cracker Pretzel Chocolate Toffee

Graham Cracker Pretzel Chocolate Toffee

Graham Cracker Pretzel Chocolate Toffee is made with graham crackers, a layer of homemade toffee, chocolate and salty pretzels. Break into pieces for serving and gift giving.   Graham Cracker Pretzel Chocolate Toffee Today I am going to share the first of these 2 easy food gifts from you kitchen you make in less than…

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Chocolate Marshmallow Popcorn

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Chocolate Marshmallow Popcorn This is incredibly good and easy enough for the kids to help make. You can use any kind of chocolate you like and it is really fun if you use a seasonal candy with it. I popped my own popcorn because I preferred not to have any of the flavorings of the…

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Peanut Brittle

Peanut Brittle

Peanut Brittle I have been making this peanut brittle more years than I care to remember. I got it years ago from a family member. One taste and I was hooked. She made hers so thin it snapped when it broke. If you want it that thin, butter 2 forks and pull the brittle out…

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Butterscotch Balls

Butterscotch Balls

Butterscotch Balls are filled with peanut butter, dates and walnuts and covered with a butterscotch coating. We make these Butterscotch Balls every year for Christmas. They are one of my favorite candies. Store them in an airtight container. They will keep a couple of weeks making them a great make ahead recipe for Christmas. Save…

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