Category Archives: Candy

A Valentine Treat — Dipped Strawberries

Most people love strawberries – and strawberries dipped in chocolate are a double treat! So fun to eat and to see; so elegant, too (often with a glass of champagne), the thought just says “Be My Valentine!” over and over … Continue reading

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Pecan Pralines From Your Microwave

Pralines, believe it or not, originated in France – but not in the form we know them today. They were finely ground nuts, usually coated with chocolate (!) or used as part of cakes and other pastries. Over the years, … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Drops of Heaven

Meringue cookies are so yummy – they really are drops of heaven; they melt in your mouth before you realize you have them on your tongue. Adding cinnamon to them just gives them a bit of extra ‘oomph’ and the … Continue reading

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Chocolate Truffles

Valentine’s Day – the day for lovers! When you have someone special in your life, even if that ‘someone’ is YOU – because you are special, too! – Chocolate truffles are one of the very first things that come to … Continue reading

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Hey, It’s National Popcorn Day!!!

Today is National Pop Corn Day! I’ll bet you didn’t know that, and neither did I until I looked it up on a calendar I have of special events days. When I saw what today was, I thought that would … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter – Bacon Fudge

Yes, bacon is the IN foodie thing and is appearing everywhere. Now here’s a new take on old partners – peanut butter and chocolate – and adding bacon! This is PERFECT for all you lovers of sweet & salty! Don’t … Continue reading

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Chocolate Almond Toffee

Why pay for store-bought when you can have fun making your own? Make this un-sinfully yummy confection that will remind you of a famous candy bar sometimes found crushed into ice cream or atop a frosted cake! Just be sure … Continue reading

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