Christmas Recipes

Pull Apart Coffee Cake

December 23, 2009
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Looking for something to tide the family over until Christmas dinner?  This will do it!  This is quick and easy and something the whole family will love! Pull Apart Coffee Cake Printable Version: Pull Apart Coffee Cake Ingredients 1 can (16.3 oz.) refrigerated buttermilk biscuits 1 pkg.  (3.4 oz.) Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding 1 tsp. […]

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Crock Pot Candy

December 20, 2009
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Need to take a treat to a Christmas party but don’t have enough time to be in the kitchen forever making something?  This little recipe is perfect if you don’t have lots of time.  Throw the ingredients in the crock pot and that’s it! Crock Pot Candy Printable Version: Crock Pot Candy Ingredients 1 (16oz) […]

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Creamy Almond Bark

December 9, 2009
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There’s a million things you can make with white and chocolate candy coating (or bark, as some people call it).  It’s very easy to make a simple, yet yummy snack or dessert.  During the holidays I probably use about 20 pounds of this stuff!  I use it for oreo balls, chocolate covered pretzel rods, peppermint […]

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Easy Pecan Pralines – Texas Style

November 29, 2009
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These little pieces of heaven are about the best melt-in-your-mouth deliciousness there is out there!  Pecan Pralines are a household goodie around the holiday season in the great state of Texas.  You can find them just about anywhere this time of year.  Gas stations, grocery stores, holiday houses, and about every Christmas party you go […]

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Hash Brown Casserole

September 28, 2009
Hash Brown Casserole

My husband is in the choir at our church and they started a Supper Club over the summer.  Friday night, we had Supper Club at a friend’s house and had THE BEST home cooked dinner!  Grilled pork chops and sausage, baked beans, rolls, corn, hash brown casserole, and brownies with ice cream for dessert!  Oh […]

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Saltine Toffee

January 16, 2009
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Every party needs something sweet…..REAL sweet!  And this will do the trick!  The salt on the crisp crackers combined with the rich, semi-sweet chocolate and crunchy, buttery toffee makes for the perfect candy, any minute of any day of any month of any year. You won’t believe it ’til you try it! Saltine Toffee Printable […]

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Creative Food Gifts

December 16, 2008

The only reason I have time to write about creative food gifts is because I’ve yet to make one creative food gift this year!  I am usually a baking fool this time of year, but not this year.  With settling into our new home, being sick, and getting ready to travel over Christmas, I have […]

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Candy Cane Cake

December 16, 2008
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How pretty is this?! I look forward to making this, but I am going to use a Red Velvet cake mix rather than chocolate. Not only do I love red velvet cake, but I think the dark red cake will look really good with the red and white theme going on here. This is a […]

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My Love for Snowmen

December 14, 2008
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I have a thing for snowmen.  I don’t know where it came from, but my Christmas collection consists of almost all snowmen.  They are just so cute! Plus, I can leave up my snowmen past Christmas because they go right along with a winter theme! I came across these snowman ideas today on Better Homes […]

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Red & White Cookies

December 12, 2008

I came across these on Country Living and fell in love with them.  How cute are these?!  I cannot wait to make them for a Christmas party we will be hosting at our house next week.  They are so simple yet so elegant looking.  A great idea for a Christmas treat! Red & White Cookies […]

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