These were SO fun to make. And even more fun to eat. Carrot cake + cream cheese frosting… definitely one of my favorite cake pop flavors. Which character is your favorite? These cats are pretty darn cute. First things first – you will need some basic supplies and pinch of patience. Feel free to make all [Read more >>]
It’s just about time to start posting fall inspired recipes and then umm, that season that follows fall. Yikes. Let’s not talk about that yet. Let’s talk about cherry chips, coconut, chocolate, and all the goodness they can produce. I’m usually not a huge fan of cherry flavored stuff – I know, I’m weird. But if you’ve [Read more >>]
Did you know it’s National Marshmallow Toasting Day?! It’s true. Officially. Check out this cute calendar for more fun excuses to eat treats holidays! What else happens when you are totally bored out of your mind? Besides bake and look at wacky calendars?! Are you ever so bored that you start pokin’ around a popular social networking site… [Read more >>]
Whoopie Pies. Ok, sorta whoopie pies. But please save the “these aren’t realllllyy whoopie pies” comments. I know. You know. We know. (Feelin’ a little feisty today can you tell?) But they kind of look like whoopie pies, which is close enough for me. Mock whoopie pies. There we go. Like the mock ice cream pops made a [Read more >>]
I was thinking of memories I have from growing up…simple memories. Memories I love looking back on. Things such as: Dozing off to sleep to the sound of grown-ups talking in the other room. My “talking” A.G. teddy bear. I was the only one who spoke his muffled language. Racing to answer the phone (when friends – not [Read more >>]
Amazing, delicious, OMG, wow – why didn’t I think of these!?
Recently we had a little contest, that some of you may have heard of…if not, you seriously need to join Club CandiQuik…
The contest was named the “Make Our Ad” Contest. The Grand Prize Winner is receiving free CANDIQUIK for a year – yes, FREE (I need that deal)!
Oh – and did I mention her recipe is going to be featured in our next National Magazine ad?! Total bragging rights.
Here were the 3 finalists if you’re curious…
This recipe that I am about to share, however, did not “Make our Ad”. BUT it was dang good!
So I must share…
Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries.
Whether it’s your dad, grandpa, papa, husband, or a man in your life who is “just like a dad” I really think he deserves one of these treats. Or all. Because you love him. He loves you. So show the love and make him something – and maybe, just maybe he’ll share some of the goodies [Read more >>]
Warning, do not feed these to: small children, your dog, or yourself… if you are wishing to sleep soon. ESPRESSO CAKE BITES ohhh – mee – ohhh – myy I almost didn’t share these. They are rich, chocolatey, and not very “summery”. But who cares? Espresso, chocolate, cake, more chocolate, bite size. Need I say more?! Even if [Read more >>]
These are cute as a bug’s ear! I made these bugs, let me re-phrase – LADYbugs (much classier) - a couple weeks ago and I’ve been super pumped to show you. I hope you like. I do. Ladybug Cake Balls (adapted from Austin Cake Ball) Yield: approximately 36 ladbugs 2 packages (16oz) Vanilla CANDIQUIK Coating [Read more >>]
I want to start by wishing all the mothers out there a Happy Early Mother’s Day! I recently saw a poll on facebook. It read: What do mother’s want most for Mother’s Day? So, what do Mom’s like receiving most on Mother’s Day? Drumroll please… The leading response was, “Anything their kids make them”. Awesome. They better [Read more >>]