Minnie or Mickey Mouse Cupcakes #DisneySide

Minnie or Mickey Mouse Cupcakes We are throwing a huge DisneySide shindig next month and have been experimenting with some of our favorite recipes we have been seeing around the web.  I saw these super cute Minnie or Mickey Mouse Cupcakes on a few blogs and decided to put my own spin on them.  By putting my own spin on them; I totally mean making them the easiest way possible 😀  I was very surprised at how easy they were and am definitely going to make them for our party next

Bog King Mud Pie

Bog King Mud Pie We had so much fun making this pie in preparation for the release of Strange Magic in theaters across the country!  This will also make a great treat for April Fool’s Day or Halloween.  You can substitute any of your favorite toppings to make it your own.  Crushed Heath bars would be delicious in place of the walnuts.  This pie is super easy peasy and kid friendly.  My 8 year old could make the entire thing by herself with just a little supervision from Mom.  I

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies Photo Credit: Hershey’s We made a lemon version of these Chocolate Crinkle Cut Cookies over the summer.  I cannot wait to try the chocolate version.  My kids are bound to go crazy over them.  We are big chocolate lovers around here and love trying new recipes, especially around the holidays.  Be sure to share your pictures when you try these.  I hope your family enjoys this recipe as much as we did! Ingredients 2 cups granulated sugar 3/4 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup HERSHEY’S Cocoa or HERSHEY’S

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Christmas Cookie Tree

Christmas Cookie Tree Photo Credit: Pillsbury I have wanted to make a Christmas cookie tree for years! I absolutely love this one from Pillsbury and think you will too. It looks so, super simple and fun to create with the kiddos. We have been creating something new each day of December and I think this will absolutely have to go on our “to do” list in the next few days. I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as we did. Ingredients: 6 1/4 cups Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour

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Peanut Butter Secrets

Peanut Butter Secrets Photo Credit: Jif I’m still hunting Christmas cookies for Santa!  I found these deliciously simple looking cookies on Jif’s Pinterest page.  I cannot wait to try them.  My son is going to LOVE them, I just know.  He’s such a peanut butter fanatic.  These would also make great gifts for the peanut butter lover in your life.  Just put them in a mason jar with a ribbon tied around it and VOILA!  I hope you enjoy these cookies as much as we did! Ingredients:  Crisco® Original No-Stick

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Gingerbread-Turtle Thumbprint Cookies

Gingerbread-Turtle Thumbprint Cookies Photo credit: Pillsbury If you’re looking for cookies this holiday season, then Pillsbury has you covered.  All of your favorite recipes and even some new ones.  These gingerbread-turtle thumbprint cookies look amazing!  I can just smell them baking.  I am going to try them as part of our cookie delivery to the local shelter next month.  I can’t wait to taste them!  I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as we did! Ingredients 1 roll (30 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated gingerbread cookies 2/3 cup all-purpose flour 2 cups finely chopped

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Easy Hershey Bar Pie

Easy Hershey Bar Pie Photo Credit: Hershey’s Do you love Hershey’s chocolate?  We are huge fans of Hershey’s chocolate around here.  Our youngest just LOVES plain, milk chocolate Hershey bars, so this pie will be perfect for her!  I’m sure the rest of us will love it too!  Think of the things you could add to it; pecans, marshmallows, cherries, the possibilities are endless!  I hope you all enjoy this recipe as much as we did 😀 Ingredients 1 packaged crumb crust (6 oz.) 1 (6.0 oz.) HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate

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LIBBY’S® PUMPKIN ROLL

LIBBY’S® PUMPKIN ROLL Photo Credit: Very Best Baking The Libby’s Pumpkin Roll has become a Thanksgiving tradition around our house. Although I have gotten much better at “rolling”, mine never turns out quite as pretty as this picture. It is always delicious and gone very fast though 😀 If your family hasn’t tried it yet, you really should give it a try! My kids and husband LOVE it and they’re not fans of pumpkin. Most of the time I don’t tell them my pumpkin dishes have pumpkin in them and

Pumpkin Almond Chocolate Torte

Pumpkin Almond Chocolate Torte Photo Credit: Betty Crocker If you are looking for great recipes that are sure to impress, then this pumpkin almond chocolate torte is sure to be a great one to try! Of course, you can’t make it for the first time on Thanksgiving, so you’ll need to do a trial run before hand 😀 I think that is my favorite part about new recipes. I am going to make this next week and see what the family thinks before I decide on whether it will make

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Chocolate-Peanut Butter Swirl Cake

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Swirl Cake Do you have a peanut butter lover in your house?  How about a chocolate lover?  Well, my entire house loves chocolate and peanut butter, and this recipe will be PERFECT!  Can you overdo peanut butter and chocolate?  I don’t think so 😀  I wonder if it will be too much for breakfast LOL  I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as we did! Ingredients 1 box your favorite yellow cake mix 1 cup water 4 eggs 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup butter, softened