Love Bug Sugar Cookies

Love Bug Sugar Cookies

The ultimate Valentine's Day treat!  These adorable heart shaped sugar cookies are frosted with pink icing and decorated with yogurt covered pretzels to create these super-sweet Love Bugs!  Fantastic for a classroom party snack and amazing for all of the "love bugs" in your life! When I was in high school back in South Dakota (many years ago), the weeks before Valentine's Day my FHA group would put on a huge fundraiser every year selling heart-shaped Valentine's Day sugar cookies.  We would get together in the school Home Ec kitchens to bake up hundreds of heart shaped sugar cookies.  We would frost them with pretty pink frosting, and sell them to everyone in the community to give to their favorite sweetheart.  To this day, when I think of Valentine's Day, I think of my days in high Continue Reading...

Top Ten Delightful E Made Reader Favorites of 2014

Top Ten Delightful E Made Reader Favorites of 2014

Delightful E Made has had a wonderful year, thanks to you!  I've compiled all of your favorite posts from the year into one page.  Its a great go-to post, perfect to bookmark and come back to for all of your favorite recipes of 2014.   Here is a list of all of your favorite Delightful E Made recipes, starting with the most popular, and going all the way through the top ten of 2014.  Lets get started....without further ado, here is your #1 most visited post for 2014: #1  Favorite Delightful E Made Post for 2014: These adorable Penguin Cookies!  You guys seem to love them just as much as we did!  Super-easy to make, using Town House crackers, peanut butter and a few other goodies.  Not just for Christmas, these cookies would be perfect for a kids birthday party, classroom Continue Reading...

Hot Artichoke Dip

Hot Artichoke Dip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MustHaveMayo & #CollectiveBias Do you have family & friends coming by over the holidays?  Then you'll need a fun, easy and delicious dip that everyone will love.  This Hot Artichoke Dip is not only super-easy to make, its wonderfully delicious! #MustHaveMayo #CollectiveBias This past weekend I hosted a little Christmas party for some of our friends and neighbors.  As our friends arrived, we had lots of food and drink available to get the party started, and this Hot Artichoke Dip was center-stage!  Everyone loved having a hot dip to enjoy with their drinks, and it went very quickly! I served this delicious Hot Artichoke Dip with baguette slices, but its also great Continue Reading...

Red Velvet Candy Cane Kiss Cookies

Red Velvet Candy Cane Kiss Cookies

With a pretty sparkle and topped with a candy cane kiss, these fabulous holiday cookies will be the star of your holiday events.  Perfect for holiday parties, cookie swaps, and even gifts for friends and neighbors.  These are definitely a cookie that Santa will love! #fbcookieswapThis year I was very excited to participate in the 4th Annual Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap.  Hundreds of food bloggers bake up a fun, exciting holiday cookie recipe, and exchange it with three other participating food bloggers.  I shipped out these Red Velvet Candy Cane Kiss Cookies and in return received three dozen other delicious cookies.  It was so much fun making these cookies, as they're perfect for a cookie exchange just like this! These Red Velvet cookies are really easy to make!  They start with Continue Reading...

Citrus Glazed Cranberry Orange Muffins

Citrus Glazed Cranberry Orange Muffins

Light, sweet and studded with fresh cranberries and orange zest, these muffins are the perfect morning treat. A wonderful breakfast or great snack to pair with your morning coffee! #BRMHolidays These Citrus Glazed Cranberry Muffins are the perfect morning treat during the holidays.  Loaded with fresh cranberries, orange zest and crunchy pecans, these muffins are wonderful for breakfast on Christmas Morning, or anytime you want a delicious morning treat.  Made with Bob's Red Mill Organic Whole Wheat Flour, these muffins are not only tasty, but made with wholesome, nutritious ingredients. I've you've never tried Bob's Red Mill products, you need to.  I love Bob's Red Mill Steel Cut Oatmeal, but up until recently have never tried their flours.  I was REALLY Continue Reading...

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pie

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pie

Looking for a delicious dessert for your next party? This Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pie has a delicious chocolate & strawberry cream filling, topped with more strawberries and drizzled with chocolate!  Its one decadent dessert that will satisfy any sweet-tooth! On occasion, when we're going to a friends house for a get-together, or having some friends over, I like to offer a delicious dessert.  Pie is always a hit - ALWAYS!  Especially when it includes chocolate and strawberries!  This Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pie is the perfect dessert for when you want something that looks and tastes amazing! The crust of this pie is actually a store-bought OREO crust.  You could certainly make your own, however, when crunched for time, these pre-made crusts are a perfect Continue Reading...

Easy Peppermint Mocha

Easy Peppermint Mocha

With just a few ingredients, you can easily make your favorite peppermint coffee drink right at home! Perfect for the holidays, nights by the fire watching Christmas movies and pairing with your favorite holiday cookies and candies!  The perfect combination of Easy and Delicious! Much like the rest of the country, I did a little Christmas shopping this past weekend.  Harrison and I went out for a little while to take advantage of the sales for some things we needed.  I will admit that while I got some deals on some clothes and shoes, I'm not a big fan of Black Friday.  I wasn't willing to fight the crowds or staying up all night long hunting for the best bargains - no that's really not my cup of tea.  I actually prefer sleeping in, doing most of my holiday shopping on-line, and Continue Reading...