Rolo Pretzel Bites

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Peppermint Bark Snowflakes

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Chex Mix Clusters


Mrs. G’s Gingersnaps

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread

Chocolate dipped shortbread
This is one of those recipes that you probably already have all the ingredients to right in your pantry. It mainly requires butter, sugar and flour – and oh yeah, chocolate. What sensible person doesn’t always have a stash of chocolate in their cupboard? This is a Barefoot Contessa recipe and it does not disappoint. It’s so simple, but so good. Plus, it makes adorable Christmas cookies that look very festive and would be perfect for gifting.


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Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

Every year,  I make all of my Christmas cookies on December 23rd. It’s an intense day and also probably my favorite day of the year. Each year, I also...


The Ultimate Cheese Ball

When I was a kid, my brother’s friend, Kenny, used to always bring his mom’s “Cheese Ball” to our Christmas Eve dinner. Then, as we grew older – and...

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chip Muffins

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! I still can’t believe that it already came and went… and now it’s time to start thinking and prepping for Christmas! I...

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Pumpkin Pie

Each Thanksgiving, I’m responsible for bringing the Apple Crumble Pie.  Everyone loves it and everyone looks forward to it… except for my sister, who is the one who hosts...

Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole

  It seems as though around the holidays there’s bound to be a green been casserole making an appearance on the dinner table. I’m definitely one who grew up...

Marbelized Mashed Potatoes

Marbled Mashed Potatoes

These. are. awesome. After seeing this recipe in the latest Food Network magazine, I knew I had to try it. I’m not really a straight sweet potato kind of...

Shitake Sausage Leek Stuffing

Shiitake, Sausage & Leek Stuffing

Over the next few weeks I’m going to post a bunch of fabulous fall sides that would be perfect for your Thanksgiving dinner. This stuffing is awesome. I’m not...

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Two Bite Brownies

If you’re looking for a last minute, decadent Halloween treat to bring to a party this weekend, look no further. These bite size fudgey brownies are chewy, chocolatey and...