Chocolate Peppermint Apple with Melted Candy Corn

Want to turn the ordinary candy apple tradition on its ear? Try this incredibly super easy fancy pants candied apple recipe. This chocolate peppermint apple with melted candy corn only uses 4 crucial ingredients but delivers eye-popping and super tasty fun. The crisp sour sweet of the Granny Smith apple plays well with the minty flavor of the peppermint pattie (GLEE!). Add the melted Candy Corn and drizzled chocolate syrup and you got something your mouth will really enjoy.
Make this chocolate peppermint apple as a twist on a caramel apple this fall!

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Pumpkin Cake with Chocolate Chips

Mary Beth from Cupcakes and Crinoline is back this month with a fabulous pumpkin cake recipe.  And yep….it even has chocolate chips in it!

Fall is not quite in the air yet but that doesn’t mean that you can’t start doing some baking or saving some special recipes for the holidays and the cooler days ahead.

Pumpkin Cake with chocolate chips from 2

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Very Berry Ice Cream Topping Recipe and a GIVEAWAY!! #canitforward

 Today I am helping to celebrate Can It Forward Day with Jarden Home Brands and Ball canning products.  Jarden sent me product to review as compensation for this post however all projects and opinions are my own.  Y’all my very berry ice cream topping recipe is so easy to make and can!  It is seriously the easiest way to jump into canning.  So if you have been wanting to give canning a try this post….and giveaway….is for you!  Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of this post to enter the giveaway.    

Can you own very berry ice cream topping with this recipe.  This is super easy!  A great way to get into canning!

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Serve up a Salad Bar for Supper

 Tired of the same old supper?  Trying to get your kids to eat more veggies?  Serve up a salad bar for supper.  I found for some odd reason y’all my kids love a salad bar at a restaurant.  So I decided to try serving up a salad bar for supper any old night of the week.  And…it works!  Grab your veggies and lay out a spread.  Let them pick and choose and build a supper that you can be proud to feed them!


For a great summer supper -- serve up your own salad bar!  Great tips and tricks for what to serve and how to do it on a budget!

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Cajun Pulled Pork Recipe

 Put a new spin on your pulled pork with this cajun pulled pork recipe.   This spicy twist on a classic will soon become a new family favorite.  The best part?  You can make this delicious meal in your crock pot.  Fire up those slow cookers ladies and gents.  I also have a recipe for a spicy cajun cole slaw to slather up on top of your sandwiches.   

Cajun Pulled Pork Recipe - try this spicy take on a classic!

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Easy Strawberry Tiramisu

Y’all Mary Beth with Cupcakes and Crinoline is back again this month with an easy strawberry tiramisu recipe.  YUM!  If you love strawberries, you will definitely want to make this one for dessert tonight!

Are you a tiramisu lover? I have to be very honest….until just a few years ago I had never eaten it but once I did…yes, it quickly became a favorite of mine.  Never being one for the traditional I decided to throw a bit of a twist into the recipe and create a strawberry version using what I had on hand.  This is so easy to make and the results are quite tasty I must say!

strawberry tiramisu

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Pencil Marshmallow Pop

 I have a fun back to school treat idea for you for Craft Lightning today.  This pencil marshmallow pop is perfect to give to the kids as a back to school treat or even send one to the teacher as a back to school gift.  If you have missed any of the Craft Lightning fun this week, be sure to check out the posts from day 1, day 2, and day 3.  Also don’t miss the additional quick and easy back to school crafts at the bottom of this email.  Now lets make a pencil marshmallow pop in just minutes!


Pencil marshmallow pop -- a fun treat for back to school or to give to the teacher!
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