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Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Holiday treats

No bake Cocoa Macaroons

2 cups granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup milk ( I used 2%)
6 tbsp cocoa powder
1 1/2 cups shredded coconut
2 cups oats

In a sauce pan melt butter add milk sugar and cocoa and whisk . Bring to a gentle boil . Once boiled remove from heat. Add the shredded coconut and oats and stir . Line a cookie sheet with wax paper then drop mixture by spoon fulls or put mixture into muffin liners . Let cool and enjoy .  

Coconut Ice

1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk (approx)
2 cups icing sugar
1 3/4 cups shredded coconut
pink food colouring

Mix everything but food dye in a bowl . Dust a 8X8 pan with icing sugar and put half the mixture into pan . With remaining mixture add food colouring and knead . When colour is infused place on top of the mixture in the pan . Dust the top with icing sugar and refrigerate . Cut into squares and serve . 

Holiday peanut butter cups

I have made these before except this time I added half a large marshmellow and sprinkles . 

Sugar cookies

Cant find the recipe will post later . Sorry!

Happy holidays.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Strawberry short cake

I looooove the spongy texture of this recipe found at www.food.com .
Completely flourless they use cornstarch in its place . 

Check out the link for the complete recipe . 

Plus it froze well . I had some left over sponge that my mom used to make a lovely trifle !