Bourbon Caramel Popcorn

This looks AMAZING. I can’t remember the last time I made caramel corn… but with bourbon? Genius! It would make a great homemade Christmas gift, packaged up in pretty cellophane bags with tags. Ingredients: 3/4 cup popcorn kernels 3 cups sugar 3 tbsps butter, unsalted 1 tbsp vanilla extract 1 1/2 tsps kosher salt 1/4 […]

Cherry Heart Pie Pops

Cherry Heart Pie Pops

Love these so much! I cheated a little and used a chunky homemade apple butter and added a little caramel.Yum! Ingredients: Yields 16-18 2″ Pops, 6 4″ hand pies, or 4 Pie Jars 1 Recipe Pie crust (or store bought pie crust dough) 6″ lollipop sticks (available at craft stores, including Walmart) small bowl of […]

Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings

I’ve made these a few times and they’ve always gone over well with family and guests. They look like you’ve put much more work into making them than you really have to. Very yummy! Ingredients: Granny Smith apples 2 cans crescent rolls 2 sticks butter 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 teaspoons vanilla cinnamon 1 small can […]


Terribly Terrific Toffee

This is a really fabulous treat. It is inexpensive, easy and totally delicious. I had no trouble at all making it.I bet this would be fantastic with crushed pretzles, or the pretzle crackers too.This is a new favorite! Ingredients: 1 cup unsalted butter (no margarine allowed) 1 cup brown sugar, packed tightly 2 cups semi-sweet […]


Peppermint Overload Brownies

Can almost smell the chocolate, looks delicious!! We are now getting a great collection of Christmas ideas. Ingredients: Makes about 16 small brownies Brownie 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into 5 pieces 3 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 3 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped 2/3 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract Pinch of sea […]


The Best Toffee Recipe Ever!

These were awesome!! Easy to make…Only change would be to use more almonds…probably about 1 1/2 cups as I love the taste of toasted almonds in this recipe. Everyone loved them! So, prepare for your friends & family to be impressed! Ingredients: 1 cup unblanched (skin on) whole almonds 1 cup butter 1 cup sugar […]


Oreo Fudge Cheesecake

I can feel my blood sugar rising! Looks delightful.Cheesecake is my all-time favorite dessert. I can’t wait to try it! Ingredients: Crust: 1 1/2 cups Oreos, crushed well (about 1/2 package) 1/4 cup butter Filling: 3 packages cream cheese, softened 1 cup sour cream 1 1/2 cups sugar 4 eggs, lightly beaten 2 teapsoons vanilla […]


Simply Delicious Banana Cream Pie

I made it this morning and it was sooo good!! I couldn’t find tennis biscuits but I substituted them with coconut cookies that I found. I crumbled them and mixed with a bit of melted butter like you would for a graham cracker crust, and baked it slightly before adding the banana mixture. Absolutely delicious! […]


Condensed Milk Pound Cake

That looks so amazing. A simple and great loaf, and what a difference a topping makes!  And I bet it’s so moist from that sweetened condensed milk! This is literally making my mouth water. I must try this recipe! Ingredients: 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup sugar 2 vanilla bean, chopped […]


No Bake Brownies

What a great dessert! I made the brownies this afternoon, and they are already gone! Everyone ate them up so fast and told me how great they were! After eating these I love them so much that I re posted the recipe on my blog. Ingredients: 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 12 oz can evaporated […]


Caramel Apples

These are amazing! I made a batch as I got given a heap of green apples and didn’t know what to do with them. I had to use golden syrup as I couldn’t find corn syrup, I think there was a funny reaction with the golden syrup so there were a few lumps but I […]


Stuffed Nutella French Toast with Strawberries

I just tried these and they were delicious! Perfect start to my day.I subsituted the strawberries for raspberries and added banana too. Perfection! Especially with the taste of cinnamon coming through too. Ingredients: 1 cup sliced strawberries 2 teaspoons sugar Juice of half a lemon 4 thick slices (1½ to 2-inches) bread, such as challah […]


Oreo Cheesecake Bites

These are so pretty and wonderfully yummy lookin’ a lovely change to have as a nibbley type treat at a gathering. What could be better than Oreo’s and cheesecake… TOGETHER! Ingredients: 36 OREO cookies, divided 1/4 cup butter, melted 4 packages ( 8 ounces, each) cream cheese, room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup sour […]


Snickers Ice Box Cake

I have to try this!! I love Snickers, but, I have no words to describe this, not will have when I have eaten it, I think. Ingredients: 16 whole crackers Pudding 2/3 cup cornstarch 1 cup granulated sugar Pinch of salt 6 cups cold whole milk 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 3/4 cups dark chocolate, […]


Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Deliciously sinful! I can’t describe my joy when I saw 3 of my best-test edible ingredients in this recipe. No:1 Peanut butter – No:2 Chocolate and No:3 coffee.This recipe is definitely one I’m going to keep. Ingredients: Makes 2x 22cm (9-inch) cakes 2 cups sugar 1 3/4 cups flour 3/4 cup cocoa 1 1/2 tsp […]