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Treats

Chocolate Easter Baskets

Easter Party Treats Chocolate Easter Baskets are great for an upcoming Easter Party. The best thing about them is that they are hard to mess up! This is also an easy project for kids to help with. Here are some simple steps: 1. Gather your materials, you will need: Chocolate (Wilton Melts work great) Mini [...]

Halloween Jello Treats

Halloween Treats A great Halloween appetizer or desert for any kid’s party. After mixing up your jello, let it sit in the refrigerator for approximately 45 minutes and then add gummy worms or other Halloween candy. Finish refrigerating and if desired top with cool whip.

Fruit Displays

Fun Party Fruit Decorations Add a little more fun to your next party, by creating an editable centerpiece. There are so many things you can carve fruit into, from a baby carriage to a bouquet of flowers. You don’t need any special tools or great talent, just a little imagination. You should be able to find [...]

French Style Table Service

French Style French Table Serving Styles      A French serving style is not very common, but is seen at some exclusive upscale clubs and restaurants. The waiter typically has a fancy cart that carries different types of food for the guests to look over before they decide what they would like. Sometimes this is only [...]

Free Cake Ideas

Tips for Making a Cake Making a cake can be a fun project, but it can also turn into a frustrating mess when things don’t seem to go your way (at least that I know things don’t always go my way). Here are a few simple steps and tips to help your experience run a [...]

Cooking Halloween Cookies

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies 1 c. sugar 2/3 c. shortening 2 eggs 1 c. mashed banana (or 3 small bananas) 2 1/4 c. flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. soda 1 tsp. vanilla 3/4 tsp. salt 3/4 c. chocolate chips Food Coloring Candy for decorations on top   Cream your eggs, shortening and sugar [...]

Homemade Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Suckers

How to make Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Suckers        Chocolate covered marshmallow suckers are very simple and quick to make. If you are looking for a good project for your kids to participate in, this one works great! There is no need to use a stove and they are so simple. Use your imagination and create [...]

Chocolate Cups – Fun Party Treats

Elegant Party Treats – Chocolate Cups      Chocolate cups can add an elegant touch to any party. The best thing about them is that they are hard to mess up! Here are some simple steps: 1. Gather your materials: Chocolate (Wilton Melts work well) Mini Cupcake Holders Paint Brush (made for cooking) Chocolate Moose or [...]

Halloween Treats – Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Suckers – Mummies, Pumpkins and Ghosts

Chocolate Covered Mummies, Pumpkins and Ghosts White chocolate covered marshmallows are great for Halloween and are very simple to make. They are also a good Halloween treat that kids can help make. Make them for an upcoming school Halloween party or for Halloween party favors. Here are some simple instructions on how to make these [...]

How to Make Homemade Chocolate Suckers

Homemade Wedding and Party Favors      Chocolate suckers are very simple and fun to make. Here are some simple instructions on how to make them: 1. Gather all your materials, you will need: Chocolate (Wilton Chocolate Melts work well) Chocolate Sucker Molds Sucker Sticks Food Coloring (oil based) Paint Brushes Toothpicks 2. Melt your Chocolate. [...]