Tag Archives: Candy

Butter Pecan White Chocolate Crunch Clusters

Do you need a last-minute gift tonight? It’s Christmas Eve, and you suddenly realize that a friend or relative is coming by with a gift, or you’re going somewhere where said friend or relative will be, bearing gifts for you, … Continue reading

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Homemade Candy and How to Temper Chocolate

I reached 100 posts today.  It’s actually kind of sad since I’ve been blogging for almost 3 1/2 years.  I should have triple that amount, or more!  Regardless, candy is a great way to celebrate it! What?? Candy making during the scorching … Continue reading

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How to Build a Gingerbread Lighthouse

How to build a Gingerbread Lighthouse….at the last minute. The size of the gummi lobster in relation to a human who could fit through that door, is kind of scary. I suppose my lobsters would be 100 plus years old … Continue reading

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Black Sesame Lace Cookies (or candy!)

I love sesame in all forms, whether it be in seeds, oils, pastes, body lotions, face masks, etc.  While mulling over whether to order General Tso’s or sesame chicken from Chinese take-out the other night, I decided to go with … Continue reading

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Caramel Cake with Caramelized Butter Frosting

Did someone say Caramel?!? Yay, Daring Bakers! A cake loaded with buttery caramel goodness for this month’s challenge, plus soft caramel candy! I think I could live on caramel, not to mention bathe in it! What an awesome surprise, hence … Continue reading

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