How To Make Thanksgiving Party Favors and Trail Mix

How To Make Thanksgiving Party Favors and Trail Mix

Now that Halloween is behind us, we can look forward to the heart-warming, cozy Thanksgiving Holiday in just a few short weeks (Nov. 24).  Whether you’re having Thanksgiving with your family or a group of friends, giving away little gift boxes with this yummy trail mix inside is a wonderful way to say “Thank You” to all the wonderful people in your life. On the HostessBlog, they have a wonderful.

Happy Halloween! Best of the Web Round-Up!

Happy Halloween!  Best of the Web Round-Up!

Happy Halloween, Everyone!  We hope you’re getting psyched up for the big night.  Those of you in the Northeast are probably rethinking your costumes and opting for warmer duds.  There might be an awful lot of kids dressed as “Skiers” this year. Here’s our “Best of the Web” Halloween link Round-Up to get you in a spooky mood: Delish.com: Disgustingly Delicious – 8 Recipes for a Halloween Haunted House CasaSugar.com:.

5 Fun Things For Friday – Dessert Cookbooks!

5 Fun Things For Friday – Dessert Cookbooks!

It’s been a few weeks since we’ve done a “Five Fun Things” post and I thought that now that we’re just about full swing into the holiday season, a great “Five Fun Things” post would be Five Excellent Dessert Cookbooks!  This list is just right for you if you’re looking to change up your holiday dessert routine or if you’re looking for a sweet gift for someone this holiday season..

Creepy Halloween Cake Pops!

Creepy Halloween Cake Pops!

Ya’ll know I’m a huge fan of Bakerella.com and her amazing Cake Pops, right?  We’ll I was just so excited to see these gorgeous photos on her site of Creepy Crawly Halloween Cake Pops!  Her talent for taking bite-sized balls of cake and turning them into delicious art is just unbelievable.  Check out the Cake Pop Eyeballs and Spiders that she made – almost too realistic to eat, right? I.

Halloween is 1 Week From Today!

Halloween is 1 Week From Today!

If you haven’t purchased your Halloween candy yet, then today is the day to do it!  We are only 1 week away from the biggest candy day of the year!  A lot of our Halloween candy is already on sale – in fact, these four items listed below not only are all on sale, but if you buy one of each you’ll be getting $70 worth of candy for just.

Amazing Cupcakes!

Amazing Cupcakes!

I am simply amazed at the creative, delicious cupcakes that bakers make these days.  How they take sugar, flour, eggs, and milk and whip it into little edible art works is just incredible.  So today’s post honors those cupcake bakers – you’re creativity and talent is inspirational! Thank you for what you do! Some of our favorites… Photo Credits: Panda Cupcakes: www.soimintexasnow.blogspot.com Cookie Monster: www.fanpop.com Mario Brothers: www.aspoonfullofsugar789.blogspot.com Hello Kitty:.

Have You Tried Nestle’s Aero Bar?

Have You Tried Nestle’s Aero Bar?

A new kind of chocolate bar has hit the shelves recently that’s creating quite a stir.  Nestle’s Aero Bar is a yummy chocolate bar that is infused with air bubbles creating a very smooth, melt-in-your-mouth quality to the chocolate that is simply decadent.  Air-bubble infused chocolate – and even the Aero bar itself – has been sold in other countries for many years but it seems like only recently it.

Halloween Party “Specimen Table” (aka: Candy Buffet)!

Halloween Party “Specimen Table” (aka: Candy Buffet)!

Here’s a really fun and creative way to have a candy buffet at your upcoming Halloween party – make it a “specimen table” and label all the candy spooky names like “Freshwater Leeches” (Black Licorice Wheels) and “Human Blood Capsules” (Hot Tamales).  You can download a free printable of spooky specimen names here, and we’ve provided a list below of the candy to purchase to match the specimen name.  Have.

Over-The-Top Elmo Party!

Over-The-Top Elmo Party!

I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a more colorful party than this Elmo birthday party that I spotted on HostessWithTheMostess.com.  The underlying theme was Elmo, but the real theme seems to be crazy, over-the-top colors.  Just take a look at this dessert table – need I say more? They of course, had an amazing candy selection and we’ve taken the liberty of creating a candy buffet list with links here,.

Beautiful Autumn Themed Baby Shower!

Beautiful Autumn Themed Baby Shower!

Check out these photos from a recent autumn / pumpkin themed baby shower!  I just love this decor so much because not only is it gorgeous, but it is so versatile!  These gold pumpkins and orange hues can be carried over to your Thanksgiving table top or any other fall shin-dig.  Plus, there’s CANDY!  The gold, orange and brown colors make a delicious looking candy buffet.  We’ve provided a list.