Holiday Treat Recipes: Rudolph Cupcakes and Fondant #Recipe

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Here's another in our Holiday Treat Recipes series: Rudolph Cupcakes.  These are fun and I'll be honest- you can do these one of 2 ways.  Make your fondant at home or skip most of the work and order it online. My preference is Satin Ice brand fondant. Ingredients: 2 Cups Sugar ½ Cup Water 2 tbsp Light Corn Syrup Powdered ...

Holiday Cookie Recipes: M&Ms Cookies #recipe

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Still plenty of time to gather your holiday cookie recipes- here's another fun and easy one called Holiday M&M Cookies!!  These can really be for ANY holiday, just swap out whatever season's M&Ms you have.  I suppose you could even just have plain old M&M cookies too...if you want. I like the festive ones for ...

Buttercream Frosting Recipe

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Here's an easy and delish buttercream frosting recipe for you! Ingredients 4 cups sifted confectioners sugar ½ cup unsalted butter ½ cup shortening 1 Tbs pure vanilla 2 Tbs meringue powder ¼ cup water (+/-) Directions Using stand mixer, cream butter and shortening in mixing bowl.  Once smooth, add vanilla and mix until blended.   Gradually add 2-3 cups of sugar.  Add the 2 tablespoons ...

2 Ingredient Fudge Recipe #ALDIRaves

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I am participating in a sponsored brand ambassadorship with ALDI. All opinions stated are my own. I'm about to blow your minds, my friends.  Delicious, creamy fudge recipe.  2 ingredients (3 if you add nuts) and total cost: $2.48. Oh, yes. You see, my Aunt Dianne (who probably won't ever see this but hey, I love you Aunt ...

“What Does the Fox Say” Cake Tutorial

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This "What Does the Fox Say" cake is very simple to make and is perfect for anyone who is scared to use fondant for overall cake decorating.  The cake is covered in buttercream using a very simple application and is finished off with just a few fondant details. This is what I used: 2 - 8” round ...

Scrambled Tofu Recipe with Vegan Egg Yolks

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This scrambled tofu recipe is made with vegan egg yolks!  Yes, vegan egg yolks.   We have good friends who have egg allergies and we are anxious to share with them that vegan egg yolks exist in the world. I recently received a copy of The Vegg Cookbook and some samples of The Vegg vegan egg yolks to ...

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe #Recipe #linky

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With the holidays upon us, I've been wanting to showcase fun, quick and easy recipes to make - even twists on classics like this Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe.  Most everyone loves a good chocolate chip cookie recipe, this one just adds a fun and festive holiday flavor!  You can use any kind of peppermint ...

Fall Snack Recipe: Alpha-Bits Snack Mix #AlphaBits

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A favorite and rarely seen cereal in our family growing up was Alpha-Bits cereal.  I loved it for oh so many reasons, but mostly it just tasted good...plus, my mom so rarely got "fun" foods for us that having alphabet shaped cereal pieces to enjoy just seemed SO EXCITING.  Fast forward to me at age ...

Easy Cheesy Chili Bombs Chili Recipe (Recipe #linky)

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Here's a fun Cheesy Chili Bombs chili recipe that's quick and easy- and kid friendly! These are great for a fast dinner or even a picnic dinner on the go. You can always swap out turkey for the ground beef and use low fat cheese to make it a little healthier, and add some hot ...

Mama’s Favorite Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

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Planning dinners every night can be hard—especially if you’re in charge of family meals. Take tonight, for example.  The girls had gymnastics and dance until 5:35, but class went late, and we didn't get home until 5:55.  I'd gotten some pre-dinner prep out of the way this afternoon but I still had to finish making ...