Holiday/Christmas, Recipes, Snacks

Christmas “Crack” Pretzels

I had bought some wreath shaped pretzels to use for my Rolo Turtles not realizing the Rolos would fall through the wreath. I used one bag of the wreath pretzels for my cinnamon sugar pretzels. Since I had another bag to use up, I found this recipe. Hubby had leftover popcorn oil from an event… Continue reading Christmas “Crack” Pretzels

Crockpot, dairy free, Gluten Free, Recipes, Snacks

Cranberry Almond Coconut Snack Mix (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

I know there is some debate on whether Cheerios is really Gluten Free or not.  Since I have not been diagnosed with Celiac's disease and only have a sensitivity to gluten, I decide that Cheerios are okay for me. The Wee One loves this snack mix.  While it was cooling on the baking sheet, he… Continue reading Cranberry Almond Coconut Snack Mix (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

christmas making and baking, Recipes, Snacks

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

I've begun my Christmas Making and Baking 2016.  When I found this recipe, I decided to make it since it looked so simple to put together. While I was waiting to put the white drizzle on the pretzels the Wee One wandered into the kitchen.  He decided he needed to taste the pretzels.  The Wee… Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

DIY, easy, Recipes, Snacks

Trail Mix (Easy Snack and DIY)

The Imaginative One is now in Boy Scouts and goes on hikes.  One of the hiking trips requires him to carry all of his supplies and food for the weekend.  Trail mix is one of the easiest items to carry.  We make our own so we can customize it to his likes. When I made… Continue reading Trail Mix (Easy Snack and DIY)

Dessert, easy, Recipes, Snacks

Crisped Rice Cereal Marshmallow Bars

Also known as Rice Krispie's treats.  You can use either Rice Krispie's or you can you use an off brand crispied rice cereal. As I said, I want this blog to be a cookbook for the boys when they get older.  This is one of the recipes I would like for them to know how… Continue reading Crisped Rice Cereal Marshmallow Bars

Dessert, Family Recipe, Recipes, Snacks

Finger Jello

When I was younger, my mom would make this dessert / snack.  She would take the finger jello to church or even to Rainbow receptions.  When I eat finger jello, I'm reminded of my youth. When the boys were younger, I made this dessert/ snack once or twice but for some reason hadn't made any… Continue reading Finger Jello

Recipes, Snacks

S’Mores Snack Mix

I saw this recipe on another new blog (at least to me) called Mommy's Kitchen.  Since it was both looked easy to make and yummy, I knew I needed to try it. Today we were going out to a local outdoor mall to play in the water fountain.  I decided to pack our lunch and knew that the S'Mores snack mix… Continue reading S’Mores Snack Mix