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  • Cocoa Crunch Bark, made with white chocolate and cocoa krispies

    2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark

    My 2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark is like a homemade version of a Nestle’s Crunch bar, only turned on its head with a creamy white chocolate base and Cocoa Krispies for the…

  • white energy bites

    White Chocolate Energy Bites

    White Chocolate Energy Bites ~ this easy homemade chocolate candy is a healthy-ish dessert or snack that will give you a boost of energy in a cute little package!…

  • Sea Glass Candy

    Sea Glass Candy

    This Sea Glass Candy is an easy homemade hard candy recipe that anyone can do with a pot and a candy thermometer.  It really does look just like sea glass!…

  • homemade candy, Meyer Lemon, Dessert, chocolate

    Meyer Lemon Filled Chocolates

    Believe it or not these Meyer Lemon Filled Chocolates are super easy to make at home, and you can customize the chocolate and the filling in countless variations!…

  • Microwave Peanut Brittle is an easy holiday food gift

    Easy Microwave Peanut Brittle

    Easy Microwave Peanut Brittle ~ are you ready to have your mind blown? This phenomenally delicate, light as air easy microwave peanut brittle is the quickest candy making project on the…

  • 2-ingredient cookies and cream bark candy

    Cookies and Cream Bark

    Cookies and Cream Bark ~ just two ingredients and a few minutes is all it takes to make one of the tastiest and most giftable homemade chocolate desserts around.…

  • Blonde Chocolate Macadamia Bark

    This unique Blonde Chocolate Macadamia Bark is a completely new concept in chocolate!  White chocolate is slowly ‘toasted’ in the oven to a rich caramel, and the flavor is amazing.  Add…

  • A pretty spring time bark made with leftover Easter candy!

    Spring Candy Chocolate Bark

    Spring Candy Chocolate Bark ~ skip the pre-fab candy this Easter and make your own!  Creamy white chocolate is studded with your favorite holiday treats, and takes only minutes to make!…

  • DIY Hibiscus and Lemon Cough Drops 8

    DIY Hibiscus and Lemon Cough Drops

    These little DIY Hibiscus and Lemon Cough Drops are made with a strong brew of rosy hibiscus tea and fresh lemon. They’re not going to cure anything, but they will soothe…

  • Candy Cane Toffee, cut

    Candy Cane Toffee

    Candy Cane Toffee ~ a holiday twist on a classic candy that marries peppermint with buttery toffee! Leaving cookies and milk by the fire on Christmas Eve is so yesterday.  And…

  • English Walnut Toffee 1

    English Walnut Toffee

    English Walnut Toffee ~ there’s nothing quite like making homemade candy, and this crisp nutty English toffee is one of the best things I’ve ever eaten ~ make it for friends…

  • Chocolate Marshmallows cut

    Chocolate Marshmallows (Instant Hot Cocoa!)

    These fun homemade Chocolate Marshmallows will transform plain hot milk into a decadent treat ~ they’re super easy to make and impossible to resist! These chocolate marshmallows are the coolest things. …

  • All Natural Pomegranate Gumdrops

    All Natural Homemade Pomegranate Gumdrops are made with healthy fruit juice ~ this is an easy project to do with kids, and homemade candy makes a fabulous gift!…

  • Mini Candy Bar White Chocolate Fudge

    I’m sure you’ve seen them.  Those packages of teeny tiny mini candies, right there in the grocery store checkout line.  I’m not talking about the regular minis that we’re used to…

  • White Chocolate Rocky Road Candy ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    White Chocolate Rocky Road

    White Chocolate Rocky Road is a fanciful hodge podge of snowy white chocolate, nuts, mini marshmallows and a colorful mix of jellied candies and dried fruit.  It’s one of the prettiest…

  • Robin’s Egg Truffles

    Robin’s Egg Truffles ~ cute little handmade chocolate truffle candies that look just like robin’s eggs!…

  • How to Make Homemade Sprinkles!

    How to Make Homemade Sprinkles ~ This is one of those projects you might just want to keep to yourself.  At the very least you’ll probably get a quite a few…

  • Classic Peppermint Bark is so easy to make!

    Peppermint Bark

    Peppermint Bark ~ holidays are all about tradition, and tradition is all about repetition.  That’s a round about way of saying that the holiday season can’t begin until I’ve made a…

  • White Toasted Almond Truffles

    These white chocolate toasted almond truffles are flavored with Amaretto, along with a dose of almond extract, and then coated in toasted almonds, just to make absolutely certain you won’t miss…

  • Better-Than-Fruitcake Bark

    Better-Than-Fruitcake Bark ~ nobody loves fruitcake, but every everybody flips for this chocolate bark loaded with dried fruits and nuts!  Make this easy homemade candy your signature gift this holiday season!…

  • Chocolate Covered Marshmallows

    These festive little chocolate covered marshmallows are so easy to make even the kids can get involved. They turn plain hot chocolate into a decadent treat. Remember the HOMEMADE MARSHMALLOWS  from…

  • Classic Chocolate Truffle candy

    The Classic Chocolate Truffle

    Like a great cup of coffee, or a perfect scrambled egg, everybody needs to know how to make a classic chocolate truffle ~ it’s the easiest, and most decadent, homemade candy…

  • Homemade Vanilla Bean Marshmallows

    Homemade Vanilla Bean Marshmallows ~  these plush, pillowy marshmallows are amazing, and so easy to make.  They’ll take your hot cocoa to a whole new level!…

  • (To Die For) White Chocolate Pecan Butter Cups

    (To Die For) White Chocolate Pecan Butter Cups ~ everybody’s favorite chocolate peanut butter cups get a delicious makeover with white chocolate and pecan butter.  This homemade candy is fun and so easy…

  • Easy Microwave Fudge

    Easy Microwave Fudge ~ the super quick route to a creamy chocolatey fudge for people who don’t like to wait for their sweet rewards.…

  • White Toasted Almond Bark with Sea Salt

    White Toasted Almond Bark with Sea Salt is one of my personal favorite recipes on the blog.  This easy dessert features deeply toasted almonds embedded in creamy white chocolate and the…