Star Wars Toys & Games Sale *Today Only* on Amazon


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***Make sure to JOIN our RED HOT ONLINE DEALZ group on Facebook so you don't miss out on any of the awesome bargains!***   Star Wars Toys & Games Sale SAVE up to 85% off Star Wars toys & games, Today Only on Amazon! Light Sabers, Monopoly, Robots & more. Everything your child is into, you can grab today for a great deal! Free shipping for Amazon Prime Members or any $35+ basket purchase. Amazon prices are always changing, so get over there before the prices go back up … [Read more...]

Echo Dot (2nd Generation) – HOT PRICE for 1 Day Only


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***Make sure to JOIN our RED HOT ONLINE DEALZ group on Facebook so you don't miss out on any of the awesome bargains!***   Echo Dot (2nd Generation) - Black We have a HOT DEAL on the Amazon Echo Dot. It's only *$39.99 and it's for one day only; TODAY. Grab yours before they all sell out or the deal is done! Today's Amazon Deal - for only $39.99! Shipping - Free for Everyone, not just Prime Members. The Echo Dot Features: Echo Dot (2nd Generation) is a hands-free, … [Read more...]

Frozen Peppermint Pie


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Frozen Peppermint Pie Nothing says Christmas like peppermint and nothing says YUMMO like Frozen Peppermint Pie! This looks simple enough to make, yet they'll think you slaved. The best part? No oven required, so save it for the ham! Frozen Peppermint Pie Ingredients: 2 cup Famous Chocolate Wafer crumbs or Oreo cookie crumbs 1/4 cup melted Butter 8 oz softened Cream Cheese 14 oz Sweetened Condensed Milk 2 tsp Peppermint Extract 2 cups whipped Heavy Cream or 8 oz Cool … [Read more...]

Christmas Treats Roundup – 9 Goodies They’ll Love!


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Christmas Treats Roundup Here's a roundup of all our favorite Christmas Treats we've posted this year. Some have only a few steps and some have a lot, but all are sure to please. I'm definitely making the Milano Reindeer Cookies! Yes, I know I take the easy way out, but talk about cute! I'm not a cheesecake fan myself, but I also might try the Santa Hat Peppermint Cheesecake Bars. Which ones are your favorites? Just click on the picture of the one you're interested in and it will take you … [Read more...]

Santa Hat Peppermint Cheesecake Bars


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Santa Hat Peppermint Cheesecake Bars Oh my gosh! How cute do these Santa Hat Cheesecake Bars look? Not to mention the YUM factor. So creative using the strawberries as hats. With the whipped cream as the tassel; picture perfect! Santa Hat Bar Ingredients: 20 Oreo Cookies 3 tbsp melted Butter 16 oz softened Cream Cheese, softened 1/2 cup Sugar 1 tsp Peppermint Extract 2 Eggs 9 Strawberries Cool Whip or Whipped Cream Santa Hat Bar Directions: Preheat oven to … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Cupcakes


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Gingerbread Cupcakes My Mom used to make the best gingerbread! I've never thought of putting it in cupcake formation though. I'll have to try it the next time we have the craving. Maybe even tomorrow! Gingerbread Cupcakes Ingredients: Cupcakes: 1/2 cup Sugar 1/2 cup softened Butter 1/2 cup Molasses 2 Eggs 2 cup Flour 1 tsp Baking Soda 1/2 tsp Salt 1 1/2 tsp Ginger 1/2 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Allspice 3/4 cup Water Frosting: 8 oz softened Cream Cheese 1/4 … [Read more...]

Snow Ball Cookies


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Snow Ball Cookies Who doesn't love a snow ball cookie? I've never seen a recipe for them. I mean I knew they had to exist, but I never looked one up. Now that I have one, I'll have to try it! Snow Ball Ingredients: 1 cup Butter 1 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar 1/2 tsp Salt 1 1/2 cup Almonds or Pecans 3 tsp Vanilla 2 cup Flour Snow Ball Directions: Preheat oven to 325. Chop nuts in food processor to finely chop. Cream butter, salt and 1/2 cup powdered sugar together until … [Read more...]

No Fry Chocolate Donuts with Peppermint Glaze


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No Fry Chocolate Donuts with Peppermint Glaze Perfect for Christmas morning, these No Fry Chocolate Peppermint Donuts are sure to be a hit! I love the fact that they're not fried too. For one thing, I don't have a deep fryer, but for another, it makes them just a bit more healthier and no oil mess to deal with! No Fry Donuts Ingredients: Donuts: 1 cup Flour 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup Brown Sugar 1/4 cup Cocoa Powder 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1 Egg 1/2 cup … [Read more...]

Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls


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Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls How good do these Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls look? It also looks like a lot of work, but I bet it would be fun to try. Especially if you have a nice Kitchen Aid Mixer to whip them up with. If you give it a go, let me know how they turn out. Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls Ingredients: Dough: 1/2 cup Milk 1/2 cup Eggnog 2 1/4 tsp Active Dry Yeast 1/4 cup Sugar 4 tbsp melted Butter 1 Egg 1 tsp Vanilla 2 3/4 cup Flour Filling: 1/2 cup softened Butter 1/2 … [Read more...]

Milano Reindeer Cookies


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Milano Reindeer Cookies These Milano Reindeer Cookies are freakin' awesome! How clever too. I wish I could come up with great ideas like this BUT, I certainly could make this one. Four simple ingredients and a creative bone and you'll have some cute little cookies the kids will love. Big kids will love them too! If you create them, show us your pictures. Milano Reindeer Cookies Ingredients: 15 Milano Cookies 1/4 cup Dark Chocolate Melting Chips 15 Red Candy Decorations (Red … [Read more...]

Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes


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Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes These Garlic Parmesan mashed potatoes are sure to be a huge hit with everyone in the family! For faster cooking time, dice all the potatoes into small pieces. Garlic Parmesan Ingredients: 3 lbs red bliss potatoes 2 tablespoons kosher salt 2 cups half and half 6 cloves of minced garlic 1/4 cup of butter, cut into pieces 6 ounces of grated Parmesan Garlic Parmesan Directions: Partially peel the potatoes (a little of the skins add a … [Read more...]

Hostess Gifts: Honey Cranberry Butter


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Hostess Gifts: Honey Cranberry Butter This is a great option for hostess gifts!  They (literally) whip together in no time and keep in the refrigerator for about two weeks.  This will allow you to make them all up ahead of time and just grab one on your way out the door.  Add a fresh loaf of local bread or some tasty crackers if you like. Ingredient listed will fill one 4oz jar.  (Use this handy website to help figure out exactly how much you will need for larger batches: … [Read more...]

You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch! But, These Grinch Treats Are Nothing But Nice


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You're a mean one, Mr Grinch, but this roundup of Grinch Treats recipes is super sweet and nice! I can remember that line from when I was just a kid!! I think I loved that movie so much because Mr Grinch finally got a heart at the end of the movie and let everyone have Christmas! Believe it, or not, it is one of my husband's favorite movies too!! That is why he was so happy and ready for me to make these yummy treats for him when we watched the movie this year! The Grinch That Stole Christmas … [Read more...]

Grinch Punch – A Refreshing Christmas Treat


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Grinch Punch The kids are going to love this Grinch Punch! While all the grown-ups are enjoying their "grown-up drinks," the kiddos can enjoy their own concoction. What better punch to have to celebrate the season than punch complements of the Grinch? Grinch Punch Ingredients: Hawaiian Punch Lemon Lime Splash Lemon Lime Soda (e.g. 7UP) 1 Gal Vanilla Ice Cream Green Sparkling Sugar Grinch Punch Directions: Pour sparkling sugar on small plate. Wet rim of glass and … [Read more...]

Grinch Kabobs – Fun, Easy Project for the Kids


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Grinch Kabobs Looking for a healthy treat amongst all the holiday goodies? These Grinch Kabobs may be just the ticket! Get the kids involved for a fun family project. Maybe they won't even realize they're healthy! I know when I was a kid, other than the sweets, there was nothing on the table for desert I was interested in. It would have been a whole different story with these awesome treats to choose. Make them and see if you don't agree! Grinch Kabobs Ingredients: Green … [Read more...]

Tortellini and Quick Tomato Sauce


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Tortellini and Quick Tomato Sauce Tomato sauce is best when simmered for long hours for tortellini, but a quick sauce can be just as tasty when you use the right ingredients. While I wish I had the time to make the real deal, this is good enough for me and I can whip it up in a matter of minutes compared to the all day affair of the other sauces I make. Tortellini Ingredients: 1/4 cup olive oil 3 tablespoons diced onion 4 cloves of garlic, smashed 3 (28oz) cans whole, peeled … [Read more...]

Milk Chocolate Peanut Clusters


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Milk Chocolate Peanut Clusters Who doesn’t love chocolate? This is the one time of the year where I will indulge in all of the chocolate goodies. My Milk Chocolate Peanut Clusters are no exception! Milk Chocolate Peanut Clusters Ingredients: 12 Ounces Milk Chocolate Chips 1 Cup Peanuts (I used dry roasted) Cookie Sheet Wax Paper or Parchment Paper (either works) Milk Chocolate Peanut Clusters Directions: Create a double boiler on your stove top and melt down your … [Read more...]

Homemade Peppermint Frosting


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Homemade Peppermint Frosting With the holidays comes a wide barrage of flavors that are unique to this time of the year. This peppermint frosting is no exception. While it certainly is excellent on chocolate cupcakes, you can use it on cookies, cakes or even just eat it by the spoonful like my wife ;). I am interested to see if any of you has tried it in a different format. Feel free to leave a comment below sharing your ideas so that we can all see your creativity! Homemade Peppermint … [Read more...]

Almond Muddy Buddies


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Almond Muddy Buddies These Almond Muddy Buddies are sure to be a hit this holiday season! What a great dessert or snack. Not only does it taste great, but it’s quick and easy to make! Just follow the steps below. Almond Muddy Buddies Ingredients: 9 cups Chex cereal 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup almond butter 1/4 cup butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1-1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1 bag red and green Almond M&M candies Almond Muddy Buddies … [Read more...]

White Star Pretzels in a Jar


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White Star Pretzels These white star pretzels in a jar are a quick and easy way to give a great gift this Holiday season! You can use them for families, friends or even teachers and co-workers! In fact, they are so quick and easy to make that you may just be able to do a double batch and give yourself the gift that keeps on giving! White Star Pretzels Ingredients: 20-30 Star Shaped Pretzels 6 oz Brilliant White Candy Melts Red White Green Sprinkle Decorations White Star … [Read more...]