Crispy Ginger Men

Crispy Ginger Men Ingredients: 3 cups Cheerios® cereal 2 cups coarsely chopped gingersnap cookies (about 30 cookies) 1/4 cup butter 1 bag (10.5 oz) miniature marshmallows (5 1/2 cups) 1/2 cup white vanilla baking chips 1 teaspoon vegetable oil Assorted decorating candies, if … [Read more...]

Elf Food

Elf Food Perfect snack to send your Elf on a Shelf back with Santa til next year!   Ingredients 1/2 cup white vanilla baking chips1/2 cup Cheerios® cereal2 tablespoons candy sprinkles6 cups Corn Chex® or Rice Chex® cereal1/3 cup butter1/3 cup packed brown sugar2 tablespoons pure maple syrup2 cups … [Read more...]

Christmas Cake Pops

Christmas Cake Pops Ingredients:   1 baked, unfrosted chocolate sheet cake–you can use a box cake mix or ask your grocery store deli to give you a plain one 1 can of dark chocolate frosting White dipping chocolate ) 12 candy sticks 12 chocolate dipped peppermint sticks Crushed … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Whoopie Pie Cookies

Red Velvet Whoopie Pie Cookies  Submitted by: Paula Jones from Bell'alimento 1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® devil’s food cake mix 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 eggs, beaten 1 bottle (1 oz) red food color 1 container (1 lb) Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy cream cheese … [Read more...]

Festive Pretzel Rods

Festive Pretzel Rods by Dorothy Reinhold Summary: Dipped in chocolate and smothered in sprinkles, these Festive Pretzel Rods are perfect for a Christmas cookie tray, bake sale or a kid kitchen project. Ingredients  1 cup colored sprinkles or jimmies 1 (12-ounce) bag semi-sweet chocolate … [Read more...]

Cheerios® Christmas Trees

Cheerios® Christmas Trees  Ingredients: 6 cups Honey Nut Cheerios® cereal 6 tablespoons butter or margarine 4 1/2 cups white miniature marshmallows Betty Crocker® green gel food color Betty Crocker® red cinnamon decors or sliced gumdrops Directions:  Line a … [Read more...]

Christmas Cookie Meringues (Adult Version)

Christmas Cookie Meringues For the adults: Ingredients Cookies 3 egg whites1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar1/2 cup sugar Filling 1 (6-oz.) pkg. (1 cup) semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted1/4 cup sugar1 tablespoon coffee-flavored liqueur1 egg, beaten1/4 cup finely chopped walnuts 1 … [Read more...]

Santa Cookies for the kids to make!

Santa Cookies for the kids to make!  Ingredients No Baking Require! 1 1/4 cups vanilla frosting (from 16-oz. can)Red food coloring12 (2 1/2-inch-square) graham crackers1 cup (about 75) miniature marshmallows, halved crosswise6 small red gumdrops, halved crosswise24 red cinnamon or Redhot … [Read more...]

Whipped Jello Dessert

Whipped Jello Dessert  Someone recently said this is the perfect dessert after a heavy meal because it tastes like 'strawberry air!' This is a double batch pictured above. Whipped Jello Dessert (I don’t like JELL-O, but I ♥ this) 2 pkgs Strawberry (or other strong flavor) JELL-O Mix in 2 cups … [Read more...]

Stained-Glass Christmas Tree Cookies

Stained-Glass Christmas Tree Cookies Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened2/3 cup sugar1/2 cup light corn syrup2 teaspoons vanilla1/4 teaspoon almond extract3 cups all-purpose flour3/4 teaspoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon saltAbout 15 brightly colored hard candies. Place each color candy in separate … [Read more...]