Easy and Quick Hamantaschen

My quick and easy hamantaschen recipe. I am always one for making foods that are special to a holiday. However, I am also very aware that not everyone 1) has the time to spend in the kitchen making everything from scratch 2) is a great baker. And that is OKAY! So, I created this version…

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Sweet and Salty Snack Board

Sweet and Salty Snack Board This post has been sponsored by Local Hive™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Below you’ll find the how-to for this board, as well as links for the recipes you’ll find on the board: Baked Brie with Figs and Honey Recipe Apple Roses with Puff Pastry Recipe New Year’s…

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Apple Roses with Puff Pastry

Apple Rose Puff Pastry Tarts This recipe and the Baked Brie with Figs and Honey recipe was a part of the Sweet and Salty Snack Board I made with Local Hive™ Honey. If you’ve been around since the “Feed Me with Amanda” days, you know this was one of my first recipes. However, I’ve made…

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Holiday Cheese Board

Holiday Cheese Board The holidays are going to be especially hard this year. Being physically apart from loved ones can be tough! But one thing we can all still do is make wonderful food and virtually celebrate together. My solution is making a beautiful appetizer board and encouraging my family to do the same before…

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Hot Cocoa and Treat Grazing Board

Hot Cocoa and Treat Grazing Board I thought I would make another one of these fun boards like I’ve made in the past for something exciting to make and do before the holiday season gets here. Of course, this doesn’t need to be just for the holidays. You could 100% make this at any point…

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Holiday Cookie Box

Holiday Cookie Box Cookie boxes are a wonderful activity and gift for friends, coworkers, neighbors, and family members. You can bake so many delicious holiday treats this way, keep a handful of each for yourself, then share the love by gifting the rest. Of course, you can buy pre-made cookie boxes, but they aren’t as…

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Chocolate Crinkle Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Buttercream Filling

Chocolate Crinkle Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Buttercream Filling I have had this chocolate crinkle cookie recipe for years and it’s always a big hit with my family and friends…and Santa too. But I wanted to create something new from it and add some more fun and flavor. So, I decided to add a peppermint buttercream…

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies These cookies are an absolute staple in my household. We don’t just make these for the holiday, but year-round. Because I use a box cake mix for these, they are simple to roll out with under 15 minutes of prep. And we’re able to fully customize them so they are so quick…

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Gooey Butter Cake Cookies

Gooey Butter Cake Cookies Gooey butter cake is a staple to St. Louis. It’s like a cakey brownie. It has a harder bottom layer and a denser, but chewy top layer. When I first visited Tyler in St. Louis in 2013, it was a mission of mine to find some of the best places for…

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Cookie Butter Puppy Chow

Cookie Butter Puppy Chow Puppy Chow or Muddy Buddies or Muddy Munch is the perfect snack for parties, hang outs, sweet addition to a sack lunch, or even for a delicious cookie box filler! Unfortunately, most recipes for puppy chow are made with peanut butter, myself and so many people are allergic to peanuts and…

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