Watermelon Lime Granita

          This watermelon lime granita is the perfect side dish (or light dessert) for a fourth of July party. It is ice cold, sweet, with just the right amount of tang from the lime juice. Watermelon Lime Granita   Print Prep time 3 hours 15 mins Total time 3 hours 15 mins   Serves: 8-12 […]

Mint Chocolate Fudge M&M Oatmeal Pudding Cookies

Mint Chocolate Fudge M&M Oatmeal Pudding Cookies are an original creation. I developed them for my husband to give his mathematics students during their state tests. There are two unique ingredients inside the dough: pure mint extract and a mint chocolate frosting creations packet. (Some studies have shown that mint can help students focus and […]

Cotton Candy Birthday Cake Oreo Fudge

       It has been months since they came out, but I am still having fun experimenting with the new Duncan Hines frosting creations packets. This time, I used the cotton candy flavor in my favorite oreo fudge recipe. Instead of regular Oreos, I used the special edition Birthday Cake Oreos. I also added frozen rainbow […]

Birthday Cake M&M Oatmeal Pudding Cookies

Birthday Cake M&M Oatmeal Pudding Cookies Isn’t it funny how switching up just one or two ingredients in a recipe can give you a totally different result? I added rolled oats to my birthday cake M&M pudding cookies, and ended up with soft yet chewy delicious treats. The crunch from the M&M’s and the chewiness […]

Birthday Cake M&M Pudding Cookies

Continuing with last week’s birthday cake theme, I have birthday cake pudding cookies for you. This time, instead of sprinkles, they are filled with colorfully delicious miniature M&M candies. Birthday Cake M&M Pudding Cookies   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 11 mins Total time 31 mins   Serves: 22 Ingredients 1 cup butter, […]

Birthday Cake White Chocolate Pudding Cookies

Birthday Cake White Chocolate Pudding Cookies Each cookie has two scoops, one on top of the other, leaving a higher cookie with a cakey center. To continue the sprinkle theme this week, I have a recipe for some sweet and festive white chocolate pudding cookies. These are special in the fact that I added one […]

White Chocolate Funfetti Cake

White Chocolate Funfetti Cake      This white chocolate funfetti cake branches off from my white chocolate brownies recipe. I kept most of the ingredients the same, except for a few minor adjustments that allowed the final product to rise more. My original plan was to make just a white chocolate cake, until I saw my […]

Frozen Yogurt Drops

Frozen Yogurt Drops We used Yoplait Trix Yogurt, cotton candy flavor. Simply put the contents of the yogurt carton in a sandwich bag and snip a tiny bit off one corner. This is one carton’s worth of yogurt in tiny mounds, spaced apart on the aluminum lined pizza pan. These are my daughter’s hands carefully […]

Oreo Birthday Cake Fudge

Oreo Birthday Cake Fudge a colorful tower of fudge 🙂       Every few weeks or so, I like to make fudge for my husband to take into school with him. Jeff is a math teacher and finds that it makes for nice positive reinforcement in his classroom. (And as much as I love fudge, I […]

Pizza Pasta Bake

Are you ever in the process of making dinner when you realize you are missing a crucial ingredient? This happened to me a few weeks ago when I was planning on making a pasta bake with grilled chicken. I realized a bit too late that the only kind of meat I had available in the […]