Easter Candy Milkshakes

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Want a fun way to use up all the candy the Easter Bunny left behind? Make Easter Candy Milkshakes! The kids and I made these yesterday and everyone agreed- they were delicious!! Here is what you'll need to make your own Candy Milkshakes:   INGREDIENTS 3 cups of vanilla ice cream 1 cup of candy (we used peanut butter eggs for one batch and Robin's Eggs for another- they were both great!) 1/2 cup of creamer (you can add more if you want your shake thinner- ours were very … [Read more...]

Pacifier Candy Cupcake Toppers

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These little Pacifier Candy Cupcake Toppers make a cute addition to a baby shower, and they couldn't be easier to make! All you need are York Peppermint Patties, Life Savers Candies, Candied Almonds and a new or very clean glue gun. *I bought the minty Life Savers, but next time I will make it more colorful and yummier and use the fruit flavored ones. *Candied Almonds come in a huge variety of colors so you can easily match the decor of the shower you are making them for First off, … [Read more...]

Link Party Features- Candy Treats

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Last week's most-viewed link in our link party were these delicious candy treats- "Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cups" from Half Baked Harvest: Tieghan says, "They look like peanut butter cups…..but they're not. They’re better!" {Don't they look delicious?!?) Today I thought it would be fun to feature some more candy-inspired treats that have been linked up to my link parties. (Some of these I've been saving for quite some time now, just waiting for the perfect day to feature them!) I hop … [Read more...]

Painting Chocolate

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I'm not a master artist, but I can handle painting chocolate.  This was a classic activity around my house growing up.  My mom taught us how to make chocolate pops before cake pops were around! Chocolate suckers are such an EASY treat to make and it is a really kid friendly activity to do, just for fun! I made these little baby booties for the nurses at the hospital after I had my last baby.  (I had to stay a while due to complications).  I put them all together in a blue painted pot and t … [Read more...]