Recipes, Thanksgiving,

Sweet Potato Bake

Sweet Potato Bake Photo Credit: My Recipes Nothing can be easier and more comforting than sweet potatoes.  Oh, and the smell of them baking in the oven!  We love to enjoy sweet potatoes all year long, but during the holiday season, they are a staple.  This super easy and delicious recipe will definitely become a favorite at your family gatherings.  I love the taste of the blend of ingredients in this recipe.  Have fun with it, change it up and make it your own!  We certainly did 😀  I hope your

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust Photo Credit: All You OH yes!  We love cheesecake and we love pumpkin.  What better combination of the two than this Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust?!  This is going to be a huge hit at our holiday gatherings.  I always try to take something new and different every year and this will be perfect!  I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as we did! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups gingersnap cookie crumbs (from about 30 cookies) 1/2 cup finely chopped pecans 6 tablespoons unsalted butter,

Desserts, Recipes, Thanksgiving,

Pecan Pie-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Pecan Pie-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes Photo Credit: Betty Crocker OH…MY….GOODNESS!!!  These look heavenly 😀  These are definitely on the menu this fall.   I am just starting to turn my oven back on after the summer heat and humidity.  I can’t wait until I can keep it going all day and bake AWAY the holiday season 😀 Ingredients Cupcakes 1 box Betty Crocker™ Super Moist® devil’s food or other flavor cake mix Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box Pecan Pie Filling 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/4

Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies We are definitely going to make these super cute and easy cookies this Thanksgiving 😀  My kiddos always enjoy having fun in the kitchen with Mommy! Ingredients 1 roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies or 1 package (16 oz) Pillsbury™ Ready To Bake!™ refrigerated sugar cookies (24 cookies) 1 container (16 oz) chocolate creamy frosting Candy corn Orange decorating icing Miniature candy-coated chocolate baking bits Get full instructions over at Pillsbury!

Desserts, Recipes, Thanksgiving,

Roast Turkey Dinner Cake

Roast Turkey Dinner Cake This would be so stinkin’ cute for Thanksgiving!  My kids LOVE when I get creative with their meals and this would be a huge hit at any Thanksgiving party or gathering. Turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes with gravy and peas… doesn’t sound much like dessert, does it? But it is! This adorable cake looks just like a roast turkey, and it comes complete with cupcake side dishes. It’s just the thing to lighten the mood around the holiday table, and it would make the funniest birthday

Candy Corn Pops

These are SO SUPER EASY and healthy! You can’t go wrong with easy, fun, and healthy all in one recipe! Oh yeah, the kids can help with these too! Gather your ingredients: Yogurt (We used Pina Colada) Orange Juice Pineapple juice Get to freezing! Are you ready for this? Fill each Popsicle mold 1/3 full with yogurt then put in the freezer for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes, remove the molds and fill 1/3 full with orange juice. Your molds should be 2/3 full now. Place back in the freezer

Candy Corn Punch

Candy Corn Punch   This punch was a HUGE hit with the kiddos! I made a batch for my kids and their friends and they were in love! It tastes a lot like a dreamcicle when it’s all mixed up. Have fun with it and make it yours! Gather your ingredients: 1 packagelemon-flavor gelatin 1 cup boiling water 2 cups mango nectar (this can be found on the juice aisle) 3 1/2 cups orange soda, chilled 1 cup whipping cream 2 tablespoons corn syrup Candy corn or sprinkles (for decoration)

Candy Corn Poke Cake

This is a delicious recipe that was so much fun and easy peasy to make!  You can change it up depending on the holiday and make it your own.  Get creative, but most of all, HAVE FUN! Gather your ingredients: 1 box white cake mix and everything to prepare it as directed on the box Orange and Yellow food coloring 14 oz sweetened condensed milk whipped topping candy corn Get to baking: Mix the cake batter as directed. Divide the batter into 3 bowls equally portioned. Color one yellow, one

Candy Corn Marshmallow Pops

Candy Corn Marshmallow Pops As many of you know; I’m on a candy corn kick right now LOL I’ve been browsing Pinterest for the cutest and easiest candy corn recipes I can find. I found this one and it’s not really much of a recipe as most people called it a craft. These were so easy to make and, as you can see, you can make it into anything you want! Gather your supplies: 24 regular marshmallows 1 bag white candy melts (you can also use the orange and yellow

Strawberry Banana Cheesecake Salad

Strawberry Banana Cheesecake Salad This is a favorite of ours all year long! It is so easy, tastes delicious and looks beautiful. It is even a little bit healthy since it has yogurt in it LOL Oh well, at least I keep telling myself that 😀 I hope you enjoy it as much as our family does. Gather your ingredients: 12 oz. whipped topping 1 small package of cheesecake pudding mix 12 oz strawberry or vanilla yogurt 2 cups fresh or frozen strawberries, sliced 3 bananas, sliced 2 cups miniature