Peppermint Dessert Recipes

10 Amazing Peppermint Recipes

One of my favorite things about holiday baking is peppermint.  Lots of peppermint!  Not only do I love the taste of peppermint desserts, but I adore that fresh, minty smell.  I love making peppermint bark and the intoxicating scent that fills the kitchen when the peppermint oil hits the chocolate.   And how can you go […]

Grasshopper Pie

Grasshopper Pie

I love all of the fun holidays in spring such as Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day.  They are simple days where it’s fun to do something special for the kids.  We don’t do anything big, but little special touches are fun and things that I hope the kids remember when they are older.  For […]

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

I have such a fun and delicious Christmas Cookie recipe for you today, and it features two of my favorite holiday flavors – chocolate and peppermint! I thought it would be fun to put a twist on the popular thumbprint cookies, and fill them with peppermint bark!   Chocolate thumbprint cookies! These delicious chocolate cookies come […]

Chocolate And Peppermint Striped Delight

No Bake Chocolate And Peppermint Dessert

I love holiday baking for so many reasons.  It brings family and friends together, it’s often packed full of traditions and special Christmas recipes, it’s a way to share our love of food and people, and it features some of my favorite flavors, such as chocolate and peppermint.  The smell of candy canes and peppermint […]

Cookies And Cream Fudge

Cookies And Cream Fudge Recipe

Let’s talk fudge.  Fudge is one of those treats that is so delicious and can be so easy, yet I only find myself making it around the holidays.  I often find that fudge lovers fall into two camps, those who like their fudge creamy and pure, and those who like lots of “stuff” in their […]

Peppermint Fudge Brownie Bites

Peppermint Brownies

I could get used to school weeks that start on Wednesday, just saying!  The girls are headed back to school after a four day weekend and I have a delicious and SUPER easy holiday dessert for you – Peppermint Fudge Brownies Bites! Trust me, these are as easy as they come. Last month the folks […]

Peppermint Crunch Ice Cream Pie

Peppermint Crunch Pie

I can’t wait any longer, I am ready for PEPPERMINT!  Bring on the peppermint and candy canes!   And pie.  Peppermint Pie! Um, yeah, just like that right there – peppermint and chocolate!  While I’m not one for peppermint everything, I am a little obsessed with peppermint ice cream.  I l-o-v-e it.  I squeal with slightly […]

St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

St Patricks Day Cupcakes

How about some fun and easy St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes?   Chocolate cupcakes with white chocolate mint frosting to be exact!   The frosting is all kinds of amazing and it is the star of the show. And that fun little glittery shamrock cupcake topper?  That’s simply a piece of green taffy, rolled out, cut with a […]

Christmas Dessert And Christmas Cookie Recipes

Favorite Christmas Dessert Recipes

With Thanksgiving behind us, it’s time to start working on recipes for cookies for Christmas!  Ever since I was a teenager I’ve been putting together trays and platters full of Christmas cookies and other holiday treats to share with friends and family.  There are some favorite Christmas cookies recipes that I make year after year, […]

Peppermint Brownie Bars

Peppermint Bar Recipe

I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for it.  I’ve been waiting.  It’s time.  Bring on the peppermint.  Peppermint IS the new pumpkin.  After months of pumpkin goodness, it’s time to let peppermint have the spotlight for a while.  And these Peppermint Brownie Bars will pretty much steal any show.  They are all kinds […]