Category Archives: Candy

55 Fantastic Fudges

Fudge.  Who doesn’t love it?  It’s everything we aren’t supposed to eat, laced with sugar and fat.  It’s rich, creamy, and oh, so sweet. Fudge vanishes at bake sales and buffet dessert trays faster than money out of my bank … Continue reading

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Love chocolate?

Shhhhhh, don’t tell anyone! I’ve been writing this blog for a long time now, and have been writing about food and recipes even longer.  Sooo….it was a  natural evolution to take it up a notch.  So guess what is in … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Fudge

For years, I had heard my mother mention a candy from her youth called buttermilk fudge.  She always said it was a simple recipe, but she had been unable to find it, and the one she had used as a … Continue reading

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Bourbon balls

One holiday treat that just refuses to be categorized is the bourbon ball.  Is it a no bake cookie or an easy candy? Either way, no cookie tray is complete without a few of these added to the mixture.  Delicious … Continue reading

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No oven, no problem with no bake Orange Balls

No oven can leave an aspiring cook desperate to join in on the holiday food frenzy.  The best solution is to opt for the no bake and stove top recipes.  This recipe for Orange Balls is full of flavor and … Continue reading

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Homemade fluffy marshmallows

If any sweet is synonymous with summer, it has to be marshmallows.  S’mores, marshmallow treats, fruit salads, and a hundred other recipes will feature them as part of the ingredients.  What summertime camp fire would be complete without roasting a … Continue reading

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Bacon toffee and bacon ice cream

Bacon was the topic of conversation this morning.  We don’t eat bacon very often.  It’s not really so much because of the high fat and cholesterol content as it is because of the high cost for that fat.  The bacon … Continue reading

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