Peppermint Bark

This peppermint bark was the Hippie Chick's idea. And it was a fantastic one. We had fun making it together. We had fun eating it together, too...

Pumpkin Spice Krispie Treats

I found this little gem. Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows. I had to buy them. I had to have them. I had to eat a few plain and then bake with the rest...

Pomegranate Ice Cream Topping

I told my Dad to get himself some ice cream at the grocery store, and I would contribute some ice cream topping. He was thrilled to get a little jar of this yummy Pomegranate Syrup. I was a little sad to let it out of my sight...

Chocolate Peppermint Fudge


Easiest fudge recipe ever! This chocolate fudge recipe is super easy to make, and very festive with added peppermint candies. ..

Chocolate No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

To help my quest to feel young again, I made a dessert that is easy and chocolatey and kid-sized. It feels like a brilliant idea that you and your best friend had one late night when bored...

Homemade Gumdrops

homemade gumdrops

Goody Goody Gumdrops! Now you can make your own homemade gumdrops for Halloween or just for fun...

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Turnovers

Remember when, in another recent pumpkin post, I told a story about my nephew trying to decide whether or not he should be a dog?  This one little story has spawned a myriad of conversations in my life. My mother tells me that it is a very real thin..

Hot Fudge Sauce

I have to give my grandma all the credit for this hot fudge recipe, because it's certainly not mine. I kind of wish it was, because it is seriously delish. ..

Paradise Punch Pie

If you want to make an omelet, you have to break some eggs.  Or, as Robb says, if you’re not messing up once in a while, you’re not really trying.  I prefer this one:  There are obstacles to overcome on the pathway to genius. I just ma..

Scotcheroos and the Rice Krispies Treat Death Match

This post has been updated!!  See the new post HERE. Have you ever wondered how a person might find themselves embroiled in a serious Rice Krispies Treat Death Match?  Well, let me tell you. A few months ago, an innocent remark by me about my favor..