Santa Hat Cupcakes

Santa Hat Cupcakes {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

It's almost Christmas!! Can't believe it's just a couple days away! Are you ready? I am mostly, just have to make a couple of more treats. Do you still need a showstopping but fairly simple dessert that will wow your guests? Adults & children will both love these Santa Hat Cupcakes! These would be great to leave for Santa as well. You can use your favorite cupcake recipe & icing or … Read More

Perfect Cut Out Sugar Cookies

Perfect Cut Out Sugar Cookies {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

Every year my mom & I have a day where we bake sweet & savory treats to give out at Christmas. We usually try and decorate cookies but most of the time they lose their shapes and you can't tell what they are. We've been searching for a good recipe and I finally found a recipe that's a keeper! These Perfect Cut Out Sugar Cookies are Soft & Chewy and don't lose their shape! Perfect … Read More

Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Hot Chocolate Cupcakes {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

This time of year it's usually super chilly and possibly snowing and you get all bundled up to go outside. Well, this year it's unseasonably warm where I live and was 70 degrees today!! So instead of drinking some hot chocolate how about making some Hot Chocolate Cupcakes?! These are light and fluffy and have just the right amount of sweetness. They are a festive winter treat that tastes just … Read More

Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip

Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

Need a crowd pleasing appetizer for a Christmas or New Year's party that comes together in a flash? Then this Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip is for you! So easy to just stir everything together, pour into a baking dish and top with cheese. This is so creamy and cheesy and great with tortilla chips, bread cubes or even fritos! Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip Source: … Read More

Sprinkle Sugar Cookies

Sprinkle Sugar Cookies {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

Sophie loves cookies with sprinkles (or "prinkles" as she calls them). So when I had to make something for her Kindermuzik Christmas party I immediately thought this would be the perfect thing to bring! These Sprinkle Sugar Cookies are soft and chewy and so fun and festive! You could easily use Christmas colored sprinkles or use colored sugar instead of sprinkles. A cookie kids & adults … Read More

Best Ever Hot Chocolate Mix

Best Ever Hot Chocolate Mix {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

Do you call it hot chocolate or hot cocoa? I have heard if you start with regular chocolate and melt it down then it's called hot chocolate and if you use powdered mix it's called hot cocoa. But in my family, regardless of how it starts we've always called it hot chocolate. No matter what you call it, it's just a delicious drink that warms the heart! This is a recipe from my archives, I … Read More

Hershey Bar Cookies

Hershey Bar Cookies {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas and cookies and decorating and caroling and parties, I can't wait!! Of course every year I like to share a cookie recipe on the first day of December to get in the holiday baking mode. I came across this recipe when I was looking for ways to use up some leftover candy and thought it would be perfect for Christmas baking. These Hershey Bar … Read More

1 Hour Crescent Rolls

1Hour Crescent Rolls {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

I love fresh baked bread or rolls. The problem is, I don't always have the patience to wait hours on all the rises. When I found this recipe for 1 Hour Crescent Rolls I knew I had hit the jackpot! All the taste and fluffiness of bread baked all day but in just 1 hour!! These were so good, light, buttery & fluffy. They are perfect for any party or holiday table too. Your friends and family … Read More

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars

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I signed up to take a dessert to my work Thanksgiving potluck luncheon. Then that day before I ended up having a crazy day and a few appointments, so I remembered at 8:30 at night when I got home that I still had to make a dessert. I happened to have cream cheese and apples on hand and all the other ingredients and thought these Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars would go great with the … Read More

Broccoli Casserole from Scratch

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Broccoli Casserole is one of my favorite dishes at Thanksgiving, or anytime of year really. I definitely love this version my mom always made growing up, but I also wanted to try making one from scratch without any cream of something soup. This Broccoli Casserole from Scratch was fabulous!! Definitely worthy of any holiday table, it's a dish your entire family will love! It's comforting and … Read More