Chocolate Covered Cherry Mice

I have personally not made these but they are so cute! A girl at work makes them so here is the recipe. Check out the pics at the following link: http://familyfun.go.com/assets/cms/recipes/chocolate-cherry-mice-holiday-recipe-photo-420-FF0110GIFT_A02.jpg Ingredients: • 1 jar maraschino cherries with stems, drained and dried • 6 ounces semisweet chocolate • 1/2 tsp butter • 1 ounce paraffin, … Continue reading

Oh Paula! Chocolate Frosting on Brownies??

Some rights reserved by Peat Bakke It’s not too much! I know you’re thinking, “Chocolate on chocolate, that’s way too rich!” It’s not. When I was pregnant, and also the miserable postpartum year afterwards (I’m totally kidding honey), I used to tell August that Paula Deen was his Grandma!  Wishful thinking, she’s just simply perfection … Continue reading

Mistletoe Treats

All rights reserved by t By Christen Sheffield Mistletoe Treats Butter 1 package (14 oz) caramels 3 T water 1 cup corn chex 1 cup bran cereal squares 1 cup rice chex 1 cup granola 1/2 cup shredded coconut 1 1/2 cups salted peanuts 1/2 cup milk chocolate chips 1 T shortening Grease 9 x … Continue reading

Reindeer Nibbles

Some rights reserved Photo by kevindooley By Christen Sheffield Reindeer Nibble 1 cup dried apples 1 cup dried apricots 1 cup flacked coconut 1 cup raisins 1 cup carob chips (optional) 1/2 pound cashews 1/2 pound pecans 1/2 pound almonds Chop dried apples and apricots in half with knife. Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl … Continue reading

Old Fashioned New England Pumpkin Pie

My aunt recently entered the “Let’s Be Thankful” recipe contest at the Creative Chicks Cafe.   They featured her pumkpin pie recipe on the 5th of December.   I’m not sure who the winner is at this point, but how cool is that to get a mention?!  I immediately asked her if I could repost the recipe … Continue reading