Katie’s Caramel Crunch

Tweet This highly-customizable recipe makes a delicious snack mix. It can work for any holiday or event. Just adjust the added candies to fit the color scheme. The recipe came from the Kellogg’s site (original here), and is very close to a recipe I used to make for Halloween. Still can’t find that recipe, but […]

Muddy Buddies

Tweet We first encountered this chocolatey snack mix at Girl Scout camp, many years ago. These days you can buy a bag of Chex-branded Muddy Buddies in the store, but it’s not quite the same as making it yourself. Since it’s a Girl Scout camp recipe, it’s kid-friendly. Expect a fun, chocolatey mess and giggles! […]

Maple-Glazed Snack Mix

Tweet From the Taste of Home website (original online), this sweet snack mix is a nice alternative to the more traditional (and savory) Chex party mix we usually have around the holidays. The recipe makes 7½ cups. Ingredients 2 cups Corn Chex 2 cups Rice Chex 2 cups Honey-Nut Cheerios 1 cup miniature pretzels 1/2 […]

Peanut Butter Oat Bites

Tweet A recipe from the April 2011 issue of All You (original here). The note with the recipe explains, “These delicious treats are best served with a tall glass of milk.” That’s true of most cookies though. Ingredients 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2/3 cup creamy natural peanut butter 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 3 tablespoons honey […]