Homemade Sugar Cookie Decorating Kits

I have quite a few new followers to my blog (thank you for joining me on my food adventures!) so some of you may not know that I have a day job in the film and television industry which keeps me pretty busy, until the pandemic hit. March 13 was my last day on set. … Continue reading

Giant No Bake Twix Bar

My daughter Courtney asked if I would help her make this giant Twix bar which her husband Jaren had requested for his birthday treat.  I think we all know what my answer was! 2 – 2 1/2 pounds Wilton Milk Chocolate Candy Melts 3 – 4 bags Werther’s Original Chewy Caramels 1 box Lorna Doone … Continue reading

Easy Lemon Truffles

How cute are these truffles?  And they really were the easiest truffles I’ve ever made and, bonus, they were delicious too! 1 box lemon cake mix 1 stick butter, melted juice and zest of 1 lemon 1/4 cup sugar 1 bottle yellow or white sanding sugar 1  Mix together cake mix, butter, lemon juice and … Continue reading

Happy Star Wars Day!

Celebrating Star Wars Day at the Johnson home with some Star Wars chocolates made by yours truly with some awesome Star Wars chocolate molds from Amazon.  All you need are some molds and some Wilton candy melts and you’re good to go.  Melt the candy melts according to the package directions, spoon melted chocolate into … Continue reading

Salted Caramel Hot Cocoa Fudge

This is by far the easiest fudge recipe that you will ever find!  You can make it with as little as two ingredients, Wilton Candy Melts and a can of sweetened condensed milk, BAM!  FUDGE!!  I like to buy the seasonal flavors of the candy melts and freeze them.  I bought these Salted Caramel Hot … Continue reading

No Bake Speculoos Truffle Cookies

I love the holiday season for all kinds of reasons but one of them is that I get to make lots of treats for neighbors and friends and family so I get to try out all kinds of recipes!  Fun, fun, fun!  I had dinner the other night with some good friends and made these … Continue reading

Oreo Snowman Pops

I’m sure you’ve seen these all over Pinterest so I’m not exactly sure where the original idea came from to give credit to but they are cute and pretty easy to make.  We had a neighborhood Breakfast with Santa on Saturday morning that myself and a couple of friends were in charge of so we … Continue reading

Lemon Cookie Truffles

Don’t these look yummy and summery?  Last night we had an activity in my backyard for the ladies at church and I asked if I could make some sweets since I haven’t had much work lately and I need some projects so I made these truffles.  They are taken from the Oreo Truffle recipe on … Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Mason Jar Cakes

Here is the chocolate version of the mason jar cakes, chocolate peanut butter to be exact and they are delicious!  The chocolate peanut butter frosting recipe comes from Taste of Home (see link below). 18 (8 oz each) jelly jars 1 chocolate cake mix plus ingredients to make cake 1 extra egg 1 small box … Continue reading