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Best Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe

This is the very BEST Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe. Minimal ingredients means this comes together quickly and is the perfect homemade gift! I never thought I would want to make homemade hot chocolate mix. It’s fairly inexpensive in store, but here’s the thing. This recipe is SO DANG EASY and incredibly simple. Plus, it makes …

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Gingerbread Cupcakes Recipe

This easy Gingerbread Cupcakes Recipe will be the hit of the holidays! Bold ginger with the perfect balance of molasses. I love gingerbread. Something about the bold spices and sticky molasses flavor just screams “Holiday” to me. And these cupcakes are no exception. Packed with flavor, moist, and delicious no matter what type of frosting …

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3-Ingredient Brownie Santa Hats

This shop has been compensated by Inmar Intelligence and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidaysWithLittleBites These 3 Ingredient Brownie Santa Hats are a fun Holiday snack the entire family will love. Quick, easy, and festive! These brownies are the perfect holiday snack recipe! Entenmann’s Little Bites® Fudge Brownies make the perfect base for …

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Christmas Grinch Cookies

Decorating Christmas cookies doesn’t have to be complicated! These easy Grinch cookies are made with gingersnaps dipped in green chocolate with a single sprinkle heart. These cookies could not be more perfect for movie night. Best of all? You can make your own soft ginger cookies or use store bought! The simple dipped chocolate look …

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Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats

These easy Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats use only a handful of ingredients and are the perfect dessert recipe! Quick to make and fuss-free! Are these Christmas tree rice krispie treats the most adorable holiday dessert?? Good news is they are SO STINKEN EASY to make. Since thinking up the idea, I have made these …

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25 of the Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

Spread holiday cheer with amazing Christmas cookie recipes! Whether you are making them for a party, Santa, or to enjoy with loved ones you are sure to find a favorite in this round up. Holiday baking season is here! Creating delicious cookie trays is a holiday tradition we look forward to each year! Listed below …

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Melted Snowman Cookies

Melted Snowman Cookies. These easy Christmas cookies start with a sugar cookie base. Melted chocolate and a vanilla wafer give it a fun cute melted snowman design!  This post was originally published December 5, 2014. It has since been updated.  Melted Snowman Cookie Tutorial  We love holiday cookies. Any flavor or design. We are not …

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Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

Peanut butter kiss cookies are a holiday favorite! Kiss candies are immediately pressed into warm and fluffy cookies giving you the perfect combination of chocolate and peanut butter. This post was originally published December 5, 2013. It has since been updated.  Thumbprint Hershey Kiss Cookies I don’t know how these were deemed a holiday cookie, …

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Christmas Wreath Cookies- Made with Cornflakes!

This recipe for Christmas Wreath Cookies is made with just 6 ingredients and is the perfect Christmas cookie recipe to share this season! Cornflake Marshmallow Treats Some of you might know these as holly crackles, some might refer to them as wreath cookies, but whatever you call them… they are DELICIOUS.  My husband has begged …

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Gingersnap Recipe

Perfectly spiced gingersnap recipe. These ginger cookies are soft on the center with a crisp exterior. Soft and chewy with a mild molasses flavor. Old Fashioned Gingersnap Cookies Ya’ll. These are my husbands favorite cookies of all-time! He loooooves this recipe. Something about the spice of ginger mixed with cinnamon sugar is addicting!  It also …

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Easy Party Punch Recipe (non-alcoholic)

This easy party punch recipe makes a delicious drink that is perfect for any occasion! Made with cranberry juice, sparkling apple cider, and ginger ale and easy to customize to your taste!  Finding the BEST punch recipe has been a struggle I have been dealing with my entire life. I wanted something that was full …

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The Best Spinach Artichoke Dip Recipe

The BEST Spinach Artichoke Dip Recipe! This delicious dip has 1 can of chopped artichoke hearts, spinach, and 4 different cheeses! Kid and husband approved and the perfect appetizer recipe!  Artichoke Dip Recipe It’s the most wonderful time of the year which means I am on the hunt for some good share worthy recipes. We, …

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Classic M&M Cookie Recipe

Classic M&M Cookie Recipe. These super soft cookies are packed with M&M candies making them the ultimate cookie recipe!  You guys. I really hate to brag, but I have officially found the BEST soft and chewy M&M Cookie Recipe. It has everything. Soft and chewy center… Slightly crisp exterior… Colorful candies. They practically melt in …

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Eggnog Buttercream Frosting

Perfect Holiday Eggnog Buttercream. Combine soft butter with powdered sugar, chilled eggnog, a pinch of nutmeg, and rum extract for a decadent frosting recipe ready for your favorite cake.  Eggnog Buttercream Frosting I am in love with eggnog. Or, er, the idea of eggnog. In reality, I probably could not gulp down a glass but when you …

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies. This fun cookie recipe is the perfect addition to your cookie trays! A chocolate cookie base is rolled in powdered sugar and baked for crinkle perfection.  Chocolate Crinkle Cookies Holiday cookie trays are my specialty. I happen to be a very good cookie creator. Or at least I like to think I …

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Homemade Gingerbread Latte Recipe

Gingerbread Latte. Start your morning with this holiday inspired latte. Filled with cinnamon, cloves, and vanilla this is the perfect latte recipe. Every season it seems like I become obsessed with different flavors. Christmas is no exception. Last year it was all about hot chocolate, the year before that was fudge, THIS year it is gingerbread! …

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