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Animal Cracker Recipes to Celebrate National Animal Cracker Day – April 18

April 18 is National Animal Cracker Day. Remember those little red boxes, shaped like circus train cars full of tiny animals?  This childhood treat has it’s own special day! In honor of the day, I thought it would be fun to celebrate this National Day with some great tasting Animal Cracker Recipes.  Whipping up some …

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National Peanut Cluster Day – March 8 – Fun Facts, Recipes & More!

Who doesn’t love the taste of clumps of peanuts surrounded by rich chocolate?  Well, today is the day to indulge. March 8 is National Peanut Cluster Day. This post may contain affiliate links. I earn a small commission, at no extra cost to you if you purchase through an affiliate link. Chocolates and peanuts are …

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Everything Goes Better with Chocolate!

December 16  is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day!  As far as I am concerned, a bit of chocolate can go a long way towards making dessert recipes taste fabulous. Cashews are a perfect match to go with chocolate, but so are many other things!   In honor of this National Day, I found some delicious Chocolate Covered Recipes …

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National Candy Day – November 4th – Tempt Your Sweet Tooth!

November 4 is celebrated as National Candy Day. I don’t know about you, but I don’t need a reason to celebrate with candy! But since it’s the day for it, join me for some fun facts and recipes to honor this tasty national day. Halloween is no sooner done than the next round of holiday …

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St. Patrick’s Day Truffles with Bailey’s Irish Cream

Are you looking for a fun and tasty St. Patrick’s Day sweet treat? Look no further! These St. Patrick’s Day Truffles have a rich cookie center that is infused with Bailey’s Irish Cream. The fun shamrock sprinkles add a festive touch to the candy. Any self respecting leprechaun hunter knows that there will be a pot …

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Salted Pumpkin Fudge – Vegan and Paleo Treat

It’s September folks and you know what that means?  2+ months of all things pumpkin! This delicious salted pumpkin fudge is my paleo and vegan alternative to a normal high sugar fudge recipe.  Fudge is one of the most popular forms of candy, especially around holiday time.  There is even a national candy day in …

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Raspberry Cheesecake Truffles Recipe for National Truffle Day

These Raspberry Cheesecake Truffles and decadent, pretty to look at and very easy to make. If you are looking for a special dessert for your Valentine’s Day dinner for two, look no further.  These truffles are cross between a cheesecake recipe and a candy treat! They are the perfect way to celebrate with your gal …

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Peppermint Bark Recipe with Holiday Shapes

Peppermint bark is one of those desserts that just seems to spell Christmas.  The delicious combination of white and dark chocolate come together in layers and is topped with crushed peppermint sticks. What is not to like about that? I love using peppermints in food recipes and craft projects this time of the year.  (See …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Truffles Welcome Autumn in Style

These delicious peanut butter chocolate truffles are a delicious sweet treat that will welcome in fall in a scrumptious way.  And best of all, these are a NO BAKE sweet treat! Autumn is my favorite time of the year.  We have a long, hot summer here in N.C., so getting a break from the hot weather …

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