Peanut Butter Balls

Peanut Butter Balls |

While growing up, my mom would always make homemade candies at Christmas. She would make a big assortment and fill boxes to give out as Christmas gifts. I remember coming home from school to find my mom working on the candies and having trays all the varieties filling the kitchen and dining room table. I... Read More

4 Ingredient Candy Bar Fudge

4 Ingredient Candy Bar Fudge |

One of my favorite treats to enjoy at Christmastime is fudge. There is something about that creamy chocolate goodness that I can’t resist. My husbands Grandmother used to make an amazing fudge recipe every year at Christmas. It was so delicious and would just melt in your mouth. Since her passing, we have made it... Read More

Christmas Tree Brownies

Christmas Tree Brownies |

Take a box of brownie mix and you can have these festive Christmas tree brownies in no time! Just prepared the brownies according to the box and then it’s all in the way you cut the brownies to get their tree shape. Then add a candy cane trunk along with some frosting and sprinkles to... Read More

Christmas Tree Veggie Platter

Christmas Tree Veggie Platter |

A veggie platter is usually included as part of the spread of food at just about any party. So why not make it fun! I have a fun way to serve those veggies at your holiday party. It really can serve more as decor at your table. I would recommend having other veggies around to... Read More

Easy Cream Cheese Pepper Jelly Tree

Easy Cream Cheese and Pepper Jelly Tree |

Need a quick and easy appetizer that is festive too? I have just the recipe for ya today. This is easy, tasty, and it looks impressive. Basically you need a brick of cream cheese and some red and green pepper jelly. I used the Tabasco brand that, for you locals, I was able to pick... Read More

Easy Christmas Bark

Easy Christmas Bark |

Today’s seasonal flavor is another dynamic duo. I always think of pistachios at Christmastime and cranberries can also carry over from Thanksgiving to Christmas. One easy treat to make is during Christmas is bark. Can basically take whatever ingredients you want and toss it over a sheet and melted chocolate. Let the chocolate harden and... Read More

Egg Nog French Toast Bake with Egg Nog Syrup

Egg Nog French Toast Bake |

Seasonal flavors definitely help me and my family get into the spirit that makes the holidays delightful. Today’s seasonal holiday flavor is egg nog! I love the flavor, but don’t care to drink it. I do love to use it with my cooking though. So I decided to make a seasonal french toast bake recipe... Read More

Candy Cane Chocolate Bread

Candy Cane Chocolate Bread |

This week I am focusing on food that has flavors of the season. We are beginning the week with the combination of chocolate and peppermint. I am not really a fan of peppermint on it’s own but add in some chocolate and I’m there. This bread has a hint of peppermint in it and then... Read More

Peppermint Bark Sugar Cookies

Peppermint Bark Sugar Cookies |

Happy Thanksgiving! Hope hope you all have a terrific day with lots of tasty food, family, and friends. I am continuing today with another cookie recipe. Peppermint and chocolate is one of my favorite holiday flavor combinations. So why not a cookie that has those two flavors in it? I created this simple sugar cookies... Read More

Amish Sugar Cookies

Amish Sugar Cookies |

This week may be Thanksgiving, but I am gonna get you ready for Christmas with a weeks worth of cookie recipes. They will be perfect for a cookie exchange or a tasty addition to a holiday party. First up is a simple yet tasty sugar cookie. No frosting require and no rolling needed. Just grab... Read More