Easy Yule Log (using a cake mix)

So I decided to give a Yule Log a try for Christmas dessert this year and while it was not a total disaster, it didn’t go that great either. It developed a huge Grand Canyon size crack in it while cooling which made decorating a challenge. I did manage to get a nice swirl as … Continue reading

Corgi Gingerbread Dog House

I know Christmas is over but I had to document this adorable Wilton Corgi Gingerbread Dog House that my mom and dad sent me for Christmas because we all know how I feel about corgis, right? I mean, just look at that adorable sugar corgi, he’s the best. The kit came with everything you need … Continue reading

Melted Snowmen

Started making Christmas neighbor treats yesterday and these were at the top of the list for all the kids. They are really easy, another good one to make with the kiddos! 1 bag Wilton White Candy Melts 1 bag Rolos, unwrapped 1 package candy eyes 1 package tiny candy carrots or Red Hots (I found … Continue reading

Pizza Candy Cane Crescent

This would make a great addition to your holiday table as an appetizer (or lunch or dinner but make 2 if it’s for dinner and more than a couple of people). I couldn’t get if off the parchment paper to get a cute picture so bummer but here it is and it was yummy. 1 … Continue reading

Christmas Stovetop Potpourri

Want your house to really smell like Christmas? Give this a try. I’ve hosted two Christmas gatherings at my house this season and got this going on the stove about an hour before each event started and it made the house smell so good and welcoming. And it’s so easy! 1 orange with rind, sliced … Continue reading

Dessert Charcuterie Board

I finally got to make a Dessert Charcuterie Board! My Bunco Group came over last night for our Christmas get together so I had an excuse to try a charcuterie. My daughter helped me put it together and I think it came out so cute and everyone loved it! I’ll try and give you a … Continue reading

Hot Chocolate Bombs

I’ve been wanting to give these a try for a long time so finally decided to give them a go. It was kind of a nightmare. It took me almost 3 hours to make 10 and the whole kitchen was a disaster. So I guess unless you’re really a foodie and want to give it … Continue reading

Eggnog Bread

I guess this is it for the holiday baking this year. I had fun, hope you did too following along. We gave this bread away for a gift so I can’t tell you how it tasted but it smelled great! I baked it in my Nordic Ware Loaf Pan and if you look closely you … Continue reading

Santa’s Trash Cookies

These are so good! I just ate two! The sweet and salty combo is to die for. 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup crushed potato chips 3/4 cup crushed … Continue reading