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Christmas Goodies Roundup

Christmas Goodies Roundup

Hey hey there! I know you love a good round up…or a good drool fest as I like to call it. Here are a few of my favorite goodies that I KNOW will impress your crowd this season! They also make wonderful gifts. 


Gingersnap Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars:  GingersnapCCCookieBars3       Cranberry Walnut Coconut Macaroons (dipped in white chocolate):  FBCookieSwap3     Mini Chocolate Chip Peppermint Bark Cookie Cups:  PeppermintBarkCookieCups2     Muddy Buddy Ritz: 



Ultimate PeanutButter Blondies: 





Maple-Glazed Nuts: 





Honey-Glazed Peanuts: 



Lacy Orange Oatmeal Cookies: 




Peppermint Bark Krispie Treats: 




This list should keep you preoccupied for a little while. Remember anything else I’ve published that you think would be fab for the holidays? 

Happy Baking! 

Mixed Up Mint Brownies

Mixed Up Mint Brownies

So you saw my Candy Explosion Skillet Blondie, right? Yeah, drooled all over that.  But what were you supposed to do with all of the Junior Mints and York Peppermint Patties? You were hoarding them as “after dinner mints,” right? Well… They’re not after dinner mints. Nope. They’re minty fresh, yes, but they’re made forContinue Reading

Candy Explosion Skillet Blondie

So I know you’re at your wits end with all of that Halloween candy lying around. You’re at that point where you’re thinking “whelp, time to turn on the mouth vacuum and finish this all off.”  Am I right? Or maybe you’re sitting there, smeared with chocolate and surrounded by wrappers as you read this.Continue Reading

Browned-Butter Oatmeal Raisinet Bars

Browned-Butter Oatmeal Raisinet Bars

You know you sneak your own candy into the movies. Drinks too. And bags of popcorn. No? Just me? No! Not just me! Because my mom does it too! Where do you think I learned this? My mom taught me a lot of things. Besides sneaking your own sustenance into the theater. For example, she also taughtContinue Reading

Ultimate Peanut Butter Blondies (vegan)

Ultimate Peanut Butter Blondies (vegan)

These blondies are for serious peanut butter lovers. They’re for that nut job who gets a hankering for peanut butter and ends up driving to 3 different grocery stores to find “the right one” (cough cough, me). If you don’t really love peanut butter…well before we have a serious discussion abut the future of ourContinue Reading