Ice Cream Pizza

Ice Cream Pizza

I was looking for something special to make for my stepfather’s birthday dinner and decided to try this.  Oh, my.  It was delicious.  I especially liked it because it was easy and SO versatile.  You’ll see what I mean after you read the recipe. Ingredients: Family-size brownie mix (1) Ice cream (2) Toppings (3) Directions: Mix up the brownies according to package directions.  … [Read more...]

No Bake Crispy Pretzel Bars

Crispy Pretzel Bars

I wasn’t sure I would like this since I’m not a big fan of pretzels but I was pretty sure my family would.  And they did.  But I liked it, too.  I didn’t really taste the pretzels especially with all the other goodies. Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 1 cup light corn syrup ½ cup peanut butter 5 cups crisp rice cereal 2 cups pretzel sticks 1 cup plain M&M’s Directions: In a … [Read more...]

M & M Cookies

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This is definitely an oldie but goodie.  If you haven’t made these for a while, you're missing out.  I always forget how good they are. Ingredients: 1 cup (2 sticks) margarine, softened ½ cup sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour ½ teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 12-ounce package m&m’s Directions: Cream together margarine and … [Read more...]

No-Bake Cereal Bars

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If you need a last-minute dessert to take to your Memorial Day get together but don’t have much time, here’s the recipe you need!  These bars use cereal, peanuts, peanut butter and M&M’s.  When I made them I didn’t have enough M&M’s, so I just used an assortment of chocolate from my baking drawer.  You could probably do some substitutions with the cereal, too – if you needed to.  This is … [Read more...]