Cherry Nut Chocolates

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A soft cherry fondant is encased with chocolate and chopped pecans in these festive Cherry Nut Chocolates.

Ingredients
4½ cups sugar
1 cup whipping cream
½ cup milk
½ cup light corn syrup
¼ teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon cherry oil flavoring
½ teaspoon red food coloring
1 pound dipping chocolate
1 8-oz bag (2 cups) Diamond Chopped Pecans, finely chopped

Hop on over to Taste and Tell for instructions

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Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Oreo Pie

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This is seriously one of the easiest, most impressive desserts ever. There are only FIVE ingredients. It’s so easy to make!

Ingredients
1 package (about 36) whole Oreos
1 cup (16 tablespoons) butter, divided
2/3 cup packed brown sugar
1 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream, divided
1 (12 oz) bag dark chocolate chips

Go to Kevin & Amanda for directions with pictures!

Pop-up groundhog cookies

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Make these cute Pop-up no-bake outmeal cookies for Groundhog Day! 

Ingredients and supplies:

2 cups granulated sugar
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1/2 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 cups oatmeal
Tootsie Rolls
Chocolate frosting or chocolate candy melts
White decorator candy balls and sprinkles
Black food color marker
Dark Chocolate Fudge Stripe cookies
1-inch diameter plastic cake dowels
Powdered sugar (optional)

Go to sheknows.com for instructions

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DIY Footed Jars

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These footed candy jars are really inexpensive and easy to make!

You will need:

• Flat bottomed, round wooden legs
• Plain glass hurricanes
• E-6000 (or another glass-friendly glue of your choice)
• Spray paint
• Painter’s tape
• Plain paper

Just follow the step by step tutorial right here...

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10-Minute Chili Lime Almonds

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Make these crunchy pan-toasted almonds with hints of spicy chili and zesty lime - These are so crazy-easy to make and so crazy-yummy to eat!

Ingredients

2 cups whole Diamond of California Almonds
1 tablespoon oil
1-2 teaspoons chili powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro

Hop on over to Creme de la Crumb for instructions

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Maple dijon chicken recipe

One of the best chicken recipe I have tried for some time. Quick and easy for busy people!

Ingredients

16oz boneless, skinless chicken breasts (4, 4oz breasts)
1/2 cup Dijon mustard
1/4 cup maple syrup
1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
1 tbsp fresh rosemary, chopped
Salt & pepper

Full recipe right here

Bite sized pizzas with zucchini slice

What a wonderful idea for an appetizer!

Ingredients

1 tablespoon olive oil
2 medium zucchini, cut into 1/4 inch slices
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 cup pizza sauce or marinara sauce
1 cup shredded mozzarella
1/4 ounce pepperoni (mini or quartered full sized)
oregano or italian seasoning to taste

Full recipe right here