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I recently just got back from Disneyland seeing it all decked out in Halloween decorations. This got me in the mood to make some Mickey and Minnie Halloween sugar cookies. Not only are they fun to decorate and eat but also make a great addition to a Halloween party! Mickey & Minnie Halloween Sugar Cookies Recipe 5.0 from 1 reviews Save Print Mickey & Minnie Halloween Sugar Cookies Author: Everyday Shortcuts Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients Cookie Ingredients: 5 C flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1½ C soft unsalted butter 2 C granulated sugar 4 eggs Royal Icing Recipe:…

Celebrating the 4th of July cannot be complete without a dessert. Make this easy recipe for Layered Strawberry Shortcake you guests are sure to love. Layered Strawberry Shortcake Recipe Ingredients Angel Food boxed cake mix Strawberries Whipped topping Ingredients for angel food boxed cake mix Directions Prepare Angel Food cake from box directions and add blue food coloring to the mix. Bake cake per directions on the box. While cake is baking wash and cut up strawberries into thirds. When cake is cooled break into one inch pieces. Using a bowl, add a layer of angel food cake, then a…

These Bird’s Nest Cupcakes are great for Spring and Easter time. Not only are they fun to make but also fun to eat with the chick Peeps. If you didn’t want to use Peeps, you could use chocolate robin eggs found in the store. Enjoy! Bird’s Nest Cupcakes INGREDIENTS Eggs Vegetable oil White boxed cake mix White frosting Chocolate frosting Chick Peeps Green food coloring Cake decorator DIRECTIONS 1. Mix and bake cupcakes according to box directions. 2. Let the cupcakes cool. 3. While cooling mix green food coloring into white frosting and add to cake decorator. 4. Using the…

Take a boring Rice Krispie Treat and turn it into a bunny for an Easter Treat. These Rice Krispie Treat Bunnies are great for the whole family can enjoy. Use the simple ingredients to make the rice krispie treats and then use a rabbit shaped cookie cutter and decorate. It’s that easy! Rice Krispie Treat Bunnies INGREDIENTS 6 cup Rice Krispies Cereal 3 tbsp Butter 10.5 oz Marshmallows 1/8 cup Pink Candy Melting Chips DIRECTIONS Grease a jelly roll pan. In a medium to large saucepan, melt the butter over low heat. Add the marshmallows and stir until completely melted.…

Shamrock Gum Drops Homemade Shamrock Gum Drops are a great treat for St. Patrick’s Day. They are inexpensive and easy to make for the candy dish at home, kids lunches, or just something to snack on. With 4 ingredients, you can have the gum drops made in no time. INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups Applesauce 2 1/4 cup Sugar 2 boxes (3 oz) Lime Jello 2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin {like Knox} DIRECTIONS 1. Grease 13×9 pan. 2. Combine all ingredients in a pan. 3. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. 4. Boil for a minute. 5. Pour into…

Irish Soda Bread Recipe This traditional Irish Soda Bread recipe is easy to make and you don’t have to wait for it to rise. Serve it up on St. Patrick’s day with your corned beef and cabbage to complete the meal. If you haven’t made Irish Soda Bread yet, try it for a new family tradition. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 4 cup Flour 4 tbsp Sugar 1 tsp Baking Soda 1 tbsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Salt 1/2 cup softened Butter 1/4 cup melted Butter 1 1/4 cup Buttermilk 1 Egg DIRECTIONS Preheat oven…

These Chocolate Covered Cinnamon Bears are perfect for a Valentine’s Day party or just to snack on. And it is the easiest recipe ever with just 2 ingredients. Even the kids can help make them for a fun afternoon project. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 1 lb Melting Chocolate (for dipping) 1 lb Cinnamon Bears (like Gummi Bears) DIRECTIONS Either line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or wax paper or if you have a piece of floral foam use that. Insert a toothpick in the bottom of each bear. Melt chocolate by microwaving for…

Homemade Peanut Butter Fudge There is nothing that I love more during the holiday as making Homemade Peanut Butter Fudge. It has become a family tradition of ours and we look forward to it every year. The taste of Homemade is so much better than store-bought plus, less expensive. See how you can start a family tradition below. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 3 cups Sugar 1 can Evaporated Milk 1/3 cup Corn Syrup 1 stick Butter 8 oz Peanut Butter 1 tsp Vanilla DIRECTIONS Butter the inside of glass baking dish or line with…

Vanilla Raspberry Bites These Vanilla Raspberry Bites tastes just like cake and there is No Baking Required. With Nilla Wafers, Jam, and White Chocolate, you can have a dessert for the party in minutes. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 48 Vanilla Wafers 1/3 cup Raspberry Spread or Preserves 12 oz White Candy Melting Chips Candy Sprinkle Decorations DIRECTIONS Line a baking sheet with wax paper. Take one wafer and place flat side down top with 1/2 teaspoon of preserves. Place another flat side down on top of the first and spread the top of it…

Nutter Butter Snowman Cookies No baking is required for these Nutter Butter Snowman Cookies. All you have to do is dip the cookies in white chocolate and decorate. It is that simple to make and they turn out adorable too. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 12 Nutter Butter Cookies 1/2 cup White Melting Chocolate 36 M&M Minis 24 M&M’s 3 Laffy Taffys 4 Candy Corns OR 2 Orange Starbursts Black Food Marker or Melted Chocolate DIRECTIONS Roll out each Laffy Taffy until about 1/16″ thick. Cut each into 4 length wise strips to use as…