White Chocolate Popcorn Crunch & Sixlet Candy Giveaway

White Chocolate Popcorn Crunch

Are you one of “those” – one of “those” that has ALL of their holiday gifts purchased and wrapped?? I must admit I am kinda one of “those.”   The gifts for my children and family are bought and wrapped (o.k. except for a couple!) but every year I find myself scrambling for all those miscellaneous gifts – you know the ones -the teachers, the neighbors, etc. Today’s recipe for white chocolate popcorn crunch is the perfect thing to throw together when you are scrambling for one of those last [Continue Reading...]

Nordy Bars

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Yesterday I shared with you my fun new project – from your kitchen….to my kitchen.  I have had some yummy recipes come in but I could use some more so please find a favorite recipe to send my way and it just might end up on the blog!! Like I said in yesterday’s post I love it when my friends share recipes with me – a recipe is the best gift. Last week while we were at the beach our neighbors came down to join us for the day and [Continue Reading...]

Mississippi Mud Cake


Chocolate and marshmallow.  A pretty amazing combination. Because I am an overplanner and my biggest fear in life is running out of food, I decided that maybe the S’mores Bar, Italian Soda Bar and the Roasted Corn, Strawberry and Avocado Salsa I made for our Labor Day potluck BBQ might not be enough.  Never mind that there were 12 other families attending, all of them bringing something too!  Yeah, I have issues.  Anyone else have that issue? I decided that a Mississippi Mud Cake was needed.  So I made one.  [Continue Reading...]

S’more Cookies


I was having a bit of a chocolate craving on Sunday. Although I like chocolate I usually will choose another flavor over chocolate but on Sunday the only flavor that would satisfy was chocolate. One of my favorite things to add to chocolate is marshmallows.  I love a bowl of chocolate ice cream with a handful of mini marshmallows all mixed up together.  I’ve eaten it that way since I was a kid. Well what is one of the first things that comes to mind when you think of chocolate [Continue Reading...]