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Cake Mix Cookie Bars Recipe

 

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Here’s a super-handy recipe for Cake Mix Cookie Bars!

Having kids in school means lots of parties, banquets and the giving of teacher appreciation gifts.  If you need a quick easy idea for a treat to bring, you may want to try out these Cake Mix Cookie Bars!  This recipe is so easy and quick – it’s my go-to recipe when it come to last-minute classroom treats.

Plus – you can customize it with any flavor cake mix (Chocolate for brownie-like bars, orange or lemon for summery bars!)

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Giant Ice-Cream Sandwich Cookie Cake Recipe

 

 

Giant Ice-Cream Sandwich Cookie Cake

Recently Kasey posted an easy Cookie Cake idea in her How to Make a Star Wars Cake tutorial – which reminded me about this giant Ice Cream Sandwich Cookie Cake we made the kids a couple years ago.  If you have a cookie cake fan – they’ll go BANANAS for this double-decker birthday cake!

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Best Ever Mississippi Mud Cake Recipe

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Kasey here, my kids and I made this mouth watering Mississippi Mud Cake today for my husband for Father’s Day. It’s completely from scratch, but so easy to make. In fact, my 7 and 10 year old could almost make it by themselves, with a little help from mom of course. It’s a perfect last minute dessert for your favorite chocolate lover. We decided to eat a little piece tonight since my hubby came in from working in the yard and saw what we were cooking. I think it was the first time my kids had ever had Mississippi Mud Cake before, they said it was the best cake ever and that the frosting tasted like fudge! [Read more...]

Star Wars Cake with Lightsabers

Star Wars Cake with Lightsabers

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Patriotic Punch Bowl Cake: Memorial Dessert Recipe

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If you’ve been searching through Memorial Day dessert recipes, you may want to consider making this Patriotic Punch Bowl Cake.  It’s super easy to make and so yummy! You can use a store bought angel food cake, or make a cake yourself.  The great thing about punch bowl cakes, is that you can vary the ingredients and type of cake to suit your fancy.  Yellow cake, white cake, and pound cake are just a couple of varieties that could be substituted.  This Memorial Day recipe looks very patriotic with the red, white, and blue color combination from the strawberries, blueberries, and whipped topping.   [Read more...]

4th of July Fruit Kabobs

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4th of July Fruit Kabobs

These 4th of July Fruit Kabobs make a cool treat for a cookout or get-together!  

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$1/2 Swedish Fish Coupon + CUTE Pool Party Cake Idea!

swedishfish There’s a new $1/2 Sour Patch Kids or Swedish Fish coupon available to print today – that should make this candy pretty cheap during a drugstore sale.

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If you want to throw a “school’s out” party- you may want to check out my Pool Party Cake with Swedish Fish! . swedish-fish-pool-party-crunch And use up the rest of the Swedish Fish by making this cute Pool Party snack mix :) . water-games To celebrate summer break last year – the kids and I made this fun Pool Party Fish Cake and invited the neighborhood kids over for cake and water games.  Check out our post on 15 water games HERE!

New $1/2 Swedish Fish or Sour Patch Kids Coupon + Pool Party Fish Cake Idea!

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There’s a new $1/2 Sour Patch Kids or Swedish Fish coupon available to print today – that should make this candy pretty cheap during a drugstore sale.

 

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If you want to throw a “school’s out” party- you may want to check out my Pool Party Cake with Swedish Fish!

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And use up the rest of the Swedish Fish by making this cute Pool Party snack mix :)

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water-games

To celebrate summer break last year – the kids and I made this fun Pool Party Fish Cake and invited the neighborhood kids over for cake and water games.  Check out our post on 15 water games HERE!