June 12th, 2013

Candy

Almond Joy Truffles

Posted on Apr 1st, 2015

Years ago, I remember my mom making homemade Almond Joy candy bars. A quick Google search revealed a multitude of recipes, and since Almond Joy is…

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Baby Ruth Truffles

Posted on Mar 26th, 2016

I love Baby Ruth candy bars! I'm a big fan of sweet and salty, so the chewy nougat and caramel covered in peanuts is right up my alley. If you've…

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Best Toffee Ever

Posted on Dec 11th, 2013

I have tried many, many toffee recipes over the years. Quite a few of them have been complete failures (and I have a funny feeling it wasn't the…

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Birthday Cake Marshmallow Popcorn

Posted on Aug 1st, 2016

Today is my birthday! But I confess, I'm not much of a birthday cake girl. I'd take a pie or cheesecake or a Rice Krispies treat over a cake almost…

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Candy Bar Pretzel Bites

Posted on Dec 10th, 2015

I really don't want to exaggerate here, but these Candy Bar Pretzel Bites may just be the best thing to ever happened to my holiday recipe…

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Cherry Ginger Cashew Bark

Posted on Dec 8th, 2015

As a child, I always knew the holiday season had arrived when my mom put out the Planters peanuts. Planters Cashews and Planters Deluxe…

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Chocolate Covered Gumdrop Hearts

Posted on Feb 8th, 2015

If you're looking for a last-minute Valentine's Day treat with a homemade touch, I've got you covered. All it takes is a bit of melted chocolate to…

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Chocolate Covered Peppermint Sticks

Posted on Dec 1st, 2015

I love the idea of packaging up cute holiday treats and giving them away to neighbors, teachers and friends. But sometimes I find that the holidays…

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Chocolate Raspberry Bites

Posted on Feb 12th, 2015

I'm a big believer in keeping it simple. And these Chocolate Raspberry Bites are a perfect example. Made with just two ingredients, but oh so tasty,…

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Cinnamon Caramels

Posted on Feb 9th, 2011

I'm not a big candy maker, mostly because of all that waiting and stirring.  I didn't even own a candy thermometer until I saw these caramels…

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Easy Rocky Road Peanut Clusters

Posted on Dec 16th, 2016

If you ask my kids what my favorite flavor of ice cream is, they will respond without hesitation, "Rocky Road." So it's no wonder I loved these Rocky…

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Easy Sous Vide Dulce de Leche

Posted on Oct 25th, 2016

I've been wanting to try sous vide cooking for a while now. But I've been hesitant to invest in a sous vide system, because I wasn't sure how I'd…

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Favorite Chocolate Fudge

Posted on Dec 16th, 2015

I've tried a lot of fudge recipes over the years, and if I'm being honest, most of them haven't been all that great. This really is my very favorite…

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Homemade Chocolate Covered Cherries

Posted on Dec 14th, 2014

My husband is a chocolate covered cherry fanatic, so I always make sure to stock up during the holidays. I'd never considered making them at home,…

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Homemade Peppermint Patties

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2015

My whole family loves Peppermint Patties! I always buy them for our Christmas stockings, along with a few extra bags to stash away in the…

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Homemade Snickers Bars

Posted on Mar 15th, 2015

I've been wanting to try making Homemade Snickers Bars for a while now. But I was afraid it would be messy and difficult. I was wrong. These…

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Honey Graham Snack Mix

Posted on Nov 9th, 2010

I should probably warn you, I could eat all 14 cups of this stuff by myself.  It's addicting.  You might want to plan on giving some…

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Marbled Red Velvet Fudge

Posted on Dec 13th, 2016

When it comes to favorite family recipes, my grandma's fudge is legendary. Her recipe has been shared in family recipe books, and made at family…

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Marshmallow Caramel Corn

Posted on Feb 17th, 2015

If you need a quick, last-minute treat to munch on while you watch the Oscars, look no further than this Marshmallow Caramel Corn. It's…

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Mini Salted Caramel Cups

Posted on Dec 9th, 2016

When it comes to sweet treats, chocolate definitely tops my list, with caramel being a close second. So I was pretty much in heaven after I made…

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Oreo Truffles

Posted on Feb 6th, 2010

These are really easy to make, as long as you skip the chocolate dipping and just roll the truffles in sprinkles or crushed cookies.  If you are…

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Peppermint Brownie Truffles

Posted on Dec 20th, 2016

One of my favorite holiday flavor combinations is chocolate and peppermint. So it's no wonder that I found these rich, chewy Peppermint Brownie…

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Peppermint Meringues

Posted on Dec 4th, 2012

These Peppermint Meringues are one of the handful of holiday treats that my boys request every single year. Thank goodness these melt-in-your-mouth…

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Salted Caramel Brownie Truffles

Posted on Feb 5th, 2014

I often let my kids choose all or part of our dinner menu, and when they choose, they also help cook. I confess, I'm not always excited about their…

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Snickers Candy Bar Fudge

Posted on Nov 26th, 2016

I confess, I'm not a huge fudge person. But I am here to tell you, if you make one fudge or candy recipe this holiday season, make this Snickers…

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Strawberry Muddy Buddies

Posted on Feb 12th, 2016

It doesn't seem to matter what kind of Muddy Buddies I make, they never last long. And these Strawberry Muddy Buddies are probably the best variation…

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Ten Minute Microwave Caramels

Posted on Dec 23rd, 2012

Believe me, I was very skeptical about making caramels in the microwave.  So skeptical that I tested this recipe for Ten Minute Microwave…

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Three Ingredient Mock Butterfinger Bars

Posted on Dec 21st, 2010

Yes, this recipe has a short and somewhat strange ingredient list, but trust me, you're in for a treat!  Our friends recently brought us a plate of…

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