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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…

Milano Reindeer Cookies These Milano Reindeer Cookies are so easy to make as there is No Baking Required. All you have to do is decorate and you can have holiday cookies in a snap for parties, gatherings, and more. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 15 Milano Cookies 1/4 cup Dark Chocolate Melting Chips 15 Red Candy Decorations (Red Hots) 30 Candy Eyes DIRECTIONS Place chocolate chips in corner of zippered sandwich bag and microwave 45 seconds. Knead candy to make sure it is melted (if not, heat 15 more seconds). Cut tiny piece off of…

North Pole Cupcakes There is no need to go to the North Pole when you can bring the North Pole to you with this recipe for Sugar Cookie North Pole Cupcakes. I used the Wilton Industries Christmas North Pole Decorating Kit to make the cupcakes. This recipe makes 24 cupcakes and tastes just like a sugar cookie. Print the free North Pole Tags to add to each cupcake. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS Cupcakes: 3 cup Flour 1 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Salt 1 cup softened Butter 2 cup Sugar 3 Eggs 2 tsp…

Homemade Cherry Cordials Nothing is better than homemade candies as they taste so good and a joy to make.  I love Cherry Cordials but don’t want to spend $10 -$20 a box for them. You can make Homemade Cherry Cordials at home for less and they make great holiday gifts. And if you like cherries, try my Cherry Chocolate Kiss Cookies Recipe. RE-PIN IT HERE! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 10 oz Maraschino Cherries 2 tbsp softened Butter 1 tsp Corn Syrup 1 tbsp liquid from Maraschino Cherries 1/2 tsp Invertase 1 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar 12 oz…