25 Day Christmas Treat Countdown, Baking, Breakfast, Christmas, Holiday, Home, Recipes

Apple Cinnamon Rolls

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 24 Apple Cinnamon Rolls This is a Christmas morning recipe to make for your family so you are not feeling stuck in the kitchen cooking while the family is enjoying the festivities of Christmas. My picture doesn’t make them look pretty, but they are delicious. One thing with my baking,… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Rolls

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Gingerbread House

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 23 Amazing Gingerbread Houses  I didn’t get one made this year, but we made this one last year. My daughter and a sweet adopted family friend made an amazing one that I am very proud of. I will add the directions to make it from scratch, The directions I will… Continue reading Gingerbread House

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Chocolate Trifle

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 22 Here is a really easy recipe if you need to take a light and airy desert to someone’s Christmas Eve party today. Ingredients 1 batch of pre-baked brownies 2 large boxes of chocolate pudding 4 cups milk (do not use soy or alternative milks as the pudding doesn’t set… Continue reading Chocolate Trifle

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Christmas Snowballs

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 21 Day 22 Snowy Coconut Balls This is an amazingly easy recipe with few ingredients but strong in flavor. My family expects this simple cookie to be made every Christmas. It is also an easy cookie to add to a cookie platter. Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour2 cups finely chopped… Continue reading Christmas Snowballs

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Chocolate Coconut Balls

25 Days Christmas Countdown Day 20 Chocolate Coconut Balls This is a recipe I have used for the past several years. They are an added feature to a cookie platter that most people will enjoy. Ingredients 2/3 c corn syrup 2 1/3 c flakey coconut (add enough so you have some structure and can make… Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Balls

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Christmas Real Vs. Perfect

Christmas baking in my house… I have how much time??? With “x” amount of time, what can I get done? Oh wait, I need to run out the door? Ok, I can do this because last batch of cookies cake out of oven, but counter is a train wreck. What do I do about this… Continue reading Christmas Real Vs. Perfect

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Christmas Monkey Bread

25 Days Christmas Countdown Day 19 This is a great recipe to make Christmas Eve so you have an easy breakfast for the busy Christmas morning. Ingredients 1 c water 2 Tbsp butter 2 tsp salt 3 c bread flour 1 1/2 tsp yeast 1 c peeled /diced apples 2 Tbsp melted butter 1/2 c… Continue reading Christmas Monkey Bread

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Chocolate Covered Pretzels

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 18 Here is a super easy but yummy idea to make for a platter or give away desserts. Chocolate Covered Pretzels Ingredients 1 bag of Pretzels Dark Chocolate Bark White Chocolate Bark Directions Melt your dark chocolate, melt half of the white chocolate in a microwave oven, then mix together.… Continue reading Chocolate Covered Pretzels

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Hay Stacks

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 17 @HomeLife&Encouragement This is a really easy recipe my neighbor shared with me. It is unique but tastes amazing. Ingredients 1 small can salted peanuts 1 12 oz butterscotch morsels 1 medium can Chinese noodles Directions Melt butterscotch morsels in a microwave. Stir in noodles and peanut. Spoon out on… Continue reading Hay Stacks

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Cake Box Cookies

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 16 This is a very easy recipe to pull together if you have a simple cake box in your pantry.   Ingredients 1 box cake mix of your choice 2 eggs 1/4 c water 1/3 c oil Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix all the ingredients together. Place scoops… Continue reading Cake Box Cookies