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Boozy Bourbon Chocolate Cupcakes

Boozy Bourbon Chocolate Cupcakes 1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® devil's food cake mix 1 cup water 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1/4 cup bourbon whiskey 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla Boozy Bourbon Chocolate Filling 3/4 cup whipping cream 6 oz semisweet baking chocolate, finely chopped 1/3 cup butter, softened 3 tablespoons coffee liqueur Boozy Bourbon Chocolate Frosting 1 jar (7 oz) marshmallow creme (1 3/4 cups) 1 cup butter, softened 2 tablespoons vanilla-flavored vodka 3 cups powdered … [Read more...]

Cake Batter Cookie Stackers

One of the most exciting things about Coulter starting school is that I finally get to be thinking about parties. I love to bake and bring treats to others and a pre-school classroom is the PERFECT trial spot. If  these Cake Batter Cookie Stackers can keep the kiddos talking than of course they are going to be a hit. Betty Crocker and MyBlogSpark sent me this recipe recently and I had to pass it onto you. I plan on making these cookies next week and taking them into Coulter's class. I know mine … [Read more...]

Enjoy Fall With Hearty Chicken And Vegetable Soup + Sweet Potato Bourbon Cheesecake

Fall is settling in around the country and that means it is time to put away those light salads and cool meals in favor of some heartier stews and fall meals. A crockpot and a good hunk of bread are definitely going to be your friend during this time of year. Here’s an easy recipe for some good, hearty, chicken and vegetable soup. Start with a chicken cooking base. You can either make this from scratch if you have leftover chicken bones and lots of time or you can use a pre-made … [Read more...]

Delicious Campfire Smores Cookie Recipe

Summer is coming to an end and I know I have taken my last camping trip for the year.  What do I love about camping?  The hiking, four wheeling, hanging out around the fire with my family.  What do the kids love about camping?  The smores!  I stumbled across this recipe for Campfire Smores cookies and I have to say they will be made this week in my house.  With something so delicious and gooey how could you go wrong? Ingredients 1 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar Cream together butter … [Read more...]

Guest Recipe: Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce

The warm days of April mean ice cream in our house!  Make ice cream extra special with homemade hot fudge sauce. Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce is frugalicious and fast!  Give this hot fudge recipe a try, and you'll never buy the stuff in a jar again...I promise! Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce is frugal because it costs less than $1 to make! Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce is delicious! Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce is fast...in less than 10 minutes you'll be ready to enjoy a delicious hot fudge … [Read more...]

Saffron Rice Pudding

Ingredients 185 g (6 oz/1 ¼ cup) basmati rice 75 ml (2 ½ fl oz/ ½ cup ) milk Pinch saffron threads 30 g (1 oz/6 teaspoons) butter 2 green cardamom pods, bruised 2.5 cm (1 in) cinnamon stick 2 cloves 90 g (3 oz/ ½ cup) sultanas 60 g (2 oz/ ¼ cup) caster sugar 45 g (1½ oz/ ½ cup) flaked almonds, toasted Directions Wash rice under cold running water and put Into a large saucepan with 625 ml (20 fl oz/ 2 ½ cups) cold water. Bring to the boil, then reduce heat and simmer, … [Read more...]

2 Ingredient Mountain Dew Cake

Are ready for the simplest cake you have ever made in your life?  I mean seriously Coulter made this mountain dew cake all by himself minus the oven.  Be prepared for a ready made cake in the oven in five minutes and then you can put your feet up and relax.  Perhaps this would be a great time to start reading a great Amish fiction book Faithful To Laura or Historical fiction Sweeter Than Birdsong.  Now that you have made the dessert and have started a book what is for dinner?  Check out our … [Read more...]

Light & Fluffy Homemade Marshmallows

What am I taking to the boys daycare for Valentine's Day? I have a plan to take some of the Valentine's pretzels we recently made but my biggest surprise is homemade marshmallows. Just the look of awe people give me when I say that is impressive. So I wanted to pass this recipe you before the big day so if you wanted to do something wow with only a bit of work this is it. The recipe is originally from Alton Brown and works like a charm. While the task may sound daunting it is one of the easiest … [Read more...]

We made the valentines pretzels

Remember last week I had a guest post for Valentine's day treats. Well we made them a test run to take to the boys Valentines day party.  These pretzels have a hershey kiss and a conversation heart which means you have  a small ingredient list, which equals very simple and kid friendly. The boys loved making them and eating them even more. Cory and I were not sold entirely on the combination but neither of us are big conversation heart lovers. So if you are looking for an inexpensive treat for … [Read more...]

Cheater cinnamon rolls

So my family lives cinnamon rolls from scratch but they can be time consuming and in Sunday mornings I don't always want to put that much effort into it. … [Read more...]

Cake Batter Cookie Stackers

Cookies 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® yellow cake mix (dry mix from box) 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 1/2 cup Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® yellow cake mix (dry mix from box) Frosting 2 cups powdered sugar 1/3 cup butter, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 to 2 tablespoons milk Liquid food colors (neon pink, neon blue, neon green, classic yellow and red to make orange) Multicolored sprinkles Directions ~   Heat … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Pretzel Treats

The holiday season might be over, but that doesn’t mean we can’t look forward to the next one! Over the next couple of weeks, red and pink will fill your hallways—and the department stores—as the holiday of LOVE draws near. And what might you be giving your Valentines this year? Reminding loved ones how much they mean to you doesn’t have to cost a fortune: all you need is something yummy to fill their stomachs and their hearts. Here’s a spin on one of my favorite treats to make … [Read more...]

Old Fashioned Pumpkin Cookies

Old fashioned pumpkin cookies?  Who could go wrong these delicious and moist morsels?  Whenever I make these they don't even make it to the icing stage honestly, but I included a recipe for it down below just in case you want that extra kick of delicious flavor.  I love anything baked with pumpkin.  Cookies are the top favorite in my house and I can convince myself that the kids are eating their vegetables.  Right?  The picture is before they were baked.  They were gone before I even got … [Read more...]

Almond Mocha Cookie Bars

Want to learn how to make the best Almod Mocha Cookie Bars on the planet?  Keep reading to find out! … [Read more...]

Easy Peach Cobbler

If you're looking for a quick and easy summertime dessert, try Easy Peach Cobbler! It's a 4-ingredient peach cobbler made with a cake mix and canned peaches that is frugalicious and fast! Easy Peach Cobbler is perfect for a pot luck dinner or a cookout. Preparation Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 35 minutesServes: 12 Ingredients:1 box yellow cake mix2, 16 oz. cans sliced peaches in heavy syrup1 stick butter, meltedcinnamon sugarvanilla ice cream for serving Directions:Preheat oven to 375.Empty … [Read more...]