Peppermint Cookie Pizza

December 22, 2014

Looking for a quick and easy holiday dessert that feeds a crowd? This Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza is here for you!! Love this recipe? Sign up for Shugary Sweets email subscription and never miss out again! I pretty much love Cookie Pizza’s. Today’s peppermint version is one of my favorite’s, too! My son celebrated […]

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White Chocolate Peppermint Scones

December 18, 2014

Looking for a holiday breakfast? I love these White Chocolate Peppermint Scones dunked in my morning coffee! Love this recipe? Sign up for Shugary Sweets email subscription and never miss out again! Well my holiday baking list is complete, and it’s time to get started on it! We’re one week away from Christmas! It’s a […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Mousse Pie

December 15, 2014
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Rich, decadent Chocolate Peppermint Mousse Pie. This is the holiday dessert you were waiting to indulge in! Love this recipe? Sign up for Shugary Sweets email subscription and never miss out again! You guys are going to LOVE this recipe. Remember a couple weeks ago I shared these Peppermint Cream Bites? Well, thank you all […]

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Candy Cane Fudge

December 4, 2014

Sweet vanilla fudge packed with crushed candy canes! This Candy Cane Fudge NEEDS to be included on your holiday dessert plate this year! Love this recipe? Sign up for Shugary Sweets email subscription and never miss out again! Well, here I am as the candy contributor for Food Fanatic, and I’m FINALLY bringing you a […]

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Peppermint Cream Bites

November 18, 2014

Delicious, easy Peppermint Cream Bites, just in time for the holidays!! It’s like combining a Peppermint Patty with an Oreo cookie! Be sure to sign up for my email…new recipes in your inbox I hope you don’t mind, but I think it’s time to dive deep into the holiday desserts. Who’s with me? I’m pretty sure if […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Bars

February 2, 2014

These bars are seriously one of the best desserts that have come out of my kitchen this year! Chocolate Oreo base topped with a white chocolate peppermint topping. And of course, some cute Peppermint Patty Hearts for Valentine’s Day! Did I mentions this is a NO BAKE recipe?! Be sure to follow me on Bloglovin’ Februrary […]

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Peppermint Mocha Chocolate Chip Cookies

December 15, 2013

Soft, chewy Chocolate Chip cookies with Andes Peppermint Crunch baking chips mixed in! The added espresso powder gives these cookies a coffee house flair! These cookies will be the hit of your cookie exchange! Who here participates in cookie exchanges? I’m so jealous. It’s been YEARS since I went to my last cookie exchange. If […]

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Peppermint Brownie Bites

December 9, 2013

Dark Chocolate Brownie Bites paired with a fluffy Peppermint Frosting and topped with a Peppermint Hershey Kiss! Yesterday I had a couple hours to “waste” while my daughter was at swim practice. So of course, I chose to go to Target. The perfect place to spend time, wandering aimlessly. It was actually pretty nice. I […]

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Peppermint Puppy Chow

November 21, 2013
Peppermint Puppy Chow: Easy no bake muddy buddies recipe!  Perfect for holidays!

Whether you call it Puppy Chow or Muddy Buddies, this delicious snack got a holiday makeover! Peppermint style. Did you know you can buy Peppermint Chex Mix in the stores now? I believe they call it Peppermint Bark Muddy Buddies Chex Mix. Yeah, for $4 a bag, which equates to one serving in my house. […]

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Peppermint Cheesecakes

November 6, 2013
Peppermint Cheesecakes: individual cheesecakes with Chocolate crust, peppermint cheesecake filling, chocolate ganache and homemade peppermint bark candies on top!

Individual Peppermint Cheesecakes brought to you by PHILADELPHIA Cream cheese! I’m not sure how far in advance you plan for the holidays, but in my family we start making our menus early. Then we call each other and tweak them some more. Then again the next week. This continues for about 4 weeks until the […]

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Homemade Peppermint Patties

January 31, 2013
Homemade Peppermint Patties: why buy from the store when you can make these minty treats at home! #copycat #peppermintpatty

Homemade Peppermint Patties. Not just any Peppermint patties either…how about if I made them in the shape of footballs? Apparently there is a big game this weekend? Yeah, I wouldn’t know much about it. I will be at a swim meet. Seriously. Some genius decided Superbowl weekend is the perfect weekend for a swim meet. We […]

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Candy Cane Oreo Cookies Bars

December 16, 2012

As many of you know, a very sad event happened in our country this past week. Too many lives lost, senselessly. As I spent the weekend with my kids, doing our regular activities, I couldn’t help myself from hugging them a little tighter and whispering “I love you” a few extra times each day. I […]

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Peppermint Mocha Cookie Crisps

December 12, 2012

This is my first year participating in the Food Blogger Cookie Swap! I’m so glad I signed up. It was quite exciting to get 3 separate packages of cookies in the mail, all coming on different days! And, to be honest, with all three batches that arrived to my house, I ate all of the […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

December 9, 2012

Hey Friends! I’m sharing one of my delicious cookie recipes over on Katrina’s site, In Katrina’s Kitchen. She is hosting a fun cookie series on her blog this month, “I’ll Bring the Cookies.” Tons of wonderful recipes shared by some of the most talented bloggers around (not sure why she asked me, but I’m quite […]

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Easiest Ever Holiday Truffles and Nambe Giveaway

December 6, 2012

This month I feel like Oprah with all these fabulous giveaways! Granted I’m not giving away a car, or ten cars, but I am giving away some of my very, VERY favorite things! Including this gorgeous Nambe Infinity 2pc Server! Nambe was kind enough to send me one of these to review! This gorgeous serving […]

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Grandma’s Peppermint Puff Cookies

December 5, 2012

I share many treats and desserts on my blog, but it’s the family recipes that I look forward to sharing the most. Growing up, I lived in the same town for many years as my extended family, so we all became very close. Holiday gatherings have always featured trays of desserts. As me and my […]

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Peppermint Krispie Treats and $50 Pick Your Plum Giveaway

November 29, 2012

Are you all excited about this giveaway as much as I am? I have lots of fun giveaways up my sleeve for you all… Have you heard of Pick Your Plum yet? This site is seriously addicting, each day they post a new deal, and you have to get it before it’s gone! Pick your […]

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Peppermint Fudge

November 25, 2012
Peppermint Fudge- creamy peppermint fudge made with #Andes baking chips, topped with #peppermint marshmallows, white chocolate and #candycanes @shugarysweets

Today is the first day of my month long giveaway extravaganza!! I’m pretty excited for all of you! I have some amazing prizes ranging in value from $50-$250 EACH! As many of you know (at least those who visit Shugary Sweets often), I love fudge and truffles! I make some variety of fudge quite frequently […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake Cake

November 11, 2012
Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake Cake: double chocolate layer cake with peppermint cheesecake center and peppermint frosting!!

I have a new love in my life. It comes in the form of cheesecake cakes. Seriously.  I first fell in love when I made THIS pumpkin cheesecake cake. Now I’ve made a new version for Christmas. YOU MUST TRY THIS. You can make it this weekend to get yourself in the spirit. Or save the […]

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Peppermint Cheesecake Trifle

October 31, 2012

I am not the best cook in the world. Dinner at our house is usually some sort of comfort food that I grew up making. Meat, potato, veggie, bread. Sometimes I get all creative and make something wonderful and new, but usually we have some classic standbys. So when company comes over, I pull out […]

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Minty Meringue Cookies

December 19, 2011
Minty Meringue Cookies: easy mint cookies with red/green swirls

Aren’t these meringue cookies adorable? I saw the idea on Martha Stewart to make them striped. LOVED it! So easy too. Here’s the downside to meringue cookies. They are so light, and melt in your mouth, it’s easy to eat a whole bowl without feeling full. Here’s the upside to meringue cookies, they are made […]

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Chocolate Covered Peppermint Pretzels

December 16, 2011
chocolate peppermint pretzels

I have been a busy cook this week. A friend of mine asked me to do the desserts for a work party she is hosting this evening. And of course, my menu was planned in detail, down to the shopping list…within an hour! Okay. Maybe two. These cute little pretzels did not get to go […]

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Holiday Candy Crack- Three ways!

December 14, 2011
Thin chocolate bark made 3 ways: peppermint, toffee and peanut butter pretzel

This is not your average peppermint bark. This is crack. Wait. What? I always made my peppermint bark very thick, until I met my awesome neighbors Greg and Kari. Greg’s mom always made peppermint bark very very thin. Oh, and she called it Christmas crack. “Crack” because it’s so addicting. Funny true story. Last week […]

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Brownies with Peppermint White Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

December 13, 2011
Chocolate Brownies with Peppermint White Chocolate Frosting

Yeah. With a name like that it’s all about the frosting. Don’t get me wrong, the brownies are awesome too! But come on, you mix white chocolate, with buttercream frosting, and peppermint? Yeah, it kinda takes over the dessert. In a good way. How pretty would these be on your next holiday dessert table? I […]

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Chocolate Peppermint Grahams

December 7, 2011
Chocolate Peppermint Grahams recipe

I have a special treat for all of you today. Especially those of you who didn’t like my eggnog posts. How do you feel about peppermint? And easy? These are so easy that even your kids can do it! Or your husband. Chocolate Peppermint Graham Recipe: 11oz milk chocolate, melted 11oz white chocolate, melted 4 […]

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