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Fiesta Appetizer

Ingredients: 1 can (15 ounces) refried beans 1 envelope taco seasoning 3 ripe avocados, halved, seeded and peeled 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/4 cup sour cream 1 can (2 1/4 ounces) sliced ripe olives, drained 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies, drained 2 medium tomatoes, chopped 6 green onions, sliced 1 cup (4 ounces) […]

Tortilla Pinwheels

Ingredients: 1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1 can (4 1/4 ounces) chopped ripe olives   1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies, well drained 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese   1/2 cup chopped green onions Garlic powder to taste Seasoned salt to taste 5 flour […]

Spicy Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter (1 stick) 1 medium onion, chopped (1 cup) 2 (10-ounce) packages frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained 1 (14-ounce) can artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese 1 (8-ounce) carton sour cream 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese, divided 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese, divided 2 tablespoons […]

Molasses Cookie Mix

Ingredients: 6 cups all-purpose flour 3 cups sugar 1 tablespoon baking soda 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 tablespoon ground ginger 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoons ground nutmeg 3/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice Additional ingredients: 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 egg 1/4 cup molasses Additional sugar Directions: In a bowl, combine […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

Ingredients: 9 cups all-purpose flour 4 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons salt 3 cups packed brown sugar 3 cups sugar 4 cups shortening Cookies: 6 cups Cookie Mix 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs, beaten 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips Directions: Thoroughly combine dry ingredients; cut in shortening until crumbly. Store in an […]

Chippy Chocolate Cookie Mix

Ingredients: 1 package chocolate cake mix (regular size) 1 cup peanut butter chips Additional ingredients: 1/2 cup canola oil 2 eggs Directions: In a 1-quart glass container, layer half of the cake mix, peanut butter chips and remaining cake mix. Cover and store in a cool dry place up to 6 months. Yield: 1 batch […]

Oatmeal Cranberry Cookie Mix

Ingredients: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup old-fashioned oats 1 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup Shredded Wheat, crushed 1/2 cup dried cranberries Additional ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 2 tablespoons water 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: In a […]

French Vanilla Cappuccino Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cups sugar 1 1/3 cups French Vanilla flavored powdered coffee creamer 2/3 cup powdered instant dry milk 2/3 cup instant coffee granules In a large bowl, combine the above ingredients and stir until the mixture is well blended. Place mix in a wide-mouth 1-quart canning jar. Attach a gift tag with the […]

Gourmet Hot Chocolate Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups plus 1 tablespoon powdered instant dry milk 1 cup powdered coffee creamer 1 cup powdered chocolate flavored drink mix 3/4 cup powdered chocolate malted milk flavored drink mix 1/2 cup powdered sugar In a large bowl, combine the above ingredients and stir until mixture is well blended. Place mix in a […]

Raspberry Tea Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 2 large boxes raspberry gelatin 1 1/4 cups sugar 2 teaspoons ginger 1 1/4 cups unsweetened instant tea In a large bowl, combine the above ingredients and stir until the mixture is well blended. Place mix in a wide mouth 1-quart canning jar. Attach a gift tag with the directions on how to prepare […]

Pecan Pie Mini Muffin Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 1 cup pecan pieces 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 2 cups all purpose flour Layer the ingredients in the order given into a wide mouth 1-quart canning jar. Pack each layer into place before adding the next ingredient. Attach a gift tag with the mixing and baking directions. Pecan Pie Mini Muffins: Makes 2-3 […]

White Christmas Cherry Bar Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 1/4 cup white chocolate chips 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup sweetened dried cherries or cranberries 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1 cup Bisquick 1/2 cup dark brown sugar 1 cup Bisquick In 1-quart wide-mouth glass jar, gently layer and pack ingredients in the order listed, beginning with the white chocolate or vanilla chips. […]

Spice Cake Mix submitted by Debbie Flinner

Ingredients: 1 1/2 whole wheat flour 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup chopped nuts 1/2 cup raisins 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1/4 cup powdered instant dry milk 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon plus 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon plus 1/8 teaspoon ground […]

Peppermint Exfoliating Body Scrub submitted by Betsy Wright

Ingredients: 3 cups sugar 1/2 cup oil (I use either extra virgin olive oil or coconut oil, both are great for skin) 15 drops of peppermint essential oil or 3 teaspoons peppermint extract Red food coloring, if desired Directions: Mix altogether. If you want it more coarse, add more sugar or add more oil if […]

Orange and Lemon Wafer Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons grated orange peel 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon orange extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 5 teaspoons cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt Directions: Thin orange or lemon peel strips, optional In a mixing bowl, […]

Cinnamon Snaps

Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup molasses 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt Granulated sugar Directions: In a large bowl, cream shortening and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and molasses. Combine the flour, baking […]

Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Ingredients: 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips, divided 1/3 cup butter 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons baking cocoa 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt Confectioners’ sugar Directions: In a microwave or double boiler, melt unsweetened chocolate, 1 cup […]

Chocolate Chip Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup quick-cooking oats 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup dried cherries, chopped 1/2 cup chocolate chips Directions: In a small bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and […]

Chocolate Caramel Thumbprints

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup sugar 1 egg, separated 2 tablespoons 2 percent milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup baking cocoa 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup finely chopped pecans Filling: 12 to 14 caramels 3 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 teaspoon shortening Directions: […]

Cherry Cordial Cookies

Ingredients: 1 package (17 1/2 ounces) sugar cookie mix 3/4 cup chopped dried cherries 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 3/4 cup cherry preserves 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 2/3 cup white baking chips Directions: Place the cookie mix, cherries, butter and egg in a large bowl; beat until well mixed. Shape into 1-inch […]

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