Toffee Apples

I was watching a British TV show the other night where the characters were eating Toffee Apples, also referred to as Candied Apples.  They looked so good!  Growing up in the United States, I have never had a Toffee Apple, only Caramel Apples.  I noticed that when the character bit into the apple there was … [Read more...]

Pecan Turtle Truffles

I honestly can’t tell you which of these chocolates are my favorite, these turtle truffles, the mint oreo truffles, or the homemade almond joys. I love every single one of them in a different way… so of course I made them ALL this week. Why not? They are so easy to make.. and they make … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Gingerbread House

My daughter, Alexa, gets all the credit for this Gingerbread House – aka “Lexa’s Love Shack.  We usually make a Gingerbread house during the holidays, but didn’t get to it this year.  She was disappointed, so I told her we would make a Valentine’s Day Gingerbread House instead.  She held me to the promise and … [Read more...]