Easy No-Bake Snack Mix

This super easy No-Bake Snack Mix will be the hit of your next movie night or game day celebration!

Lightly salted popcorn, almonds, pretzel sticks, dried cranberries and m&m candies make this sweet and salty easy no-bake snack mix completely irresistible – let it be the star of your next movie night! I love easy snacks, especially on days like today because I am headed off to Food Blog Forum for the weekend. That means no cooking, cleaning or being in charge of the needs of others. So I thought why not mix up a batch of this for the drive over to Orlando. Last month I shared … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #153

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #153! Hey friends thanks for joining the party! How is your week going? Mine is great, I just got back late last Thursday from vacation and I'm finally getting back into the swing of things. Plus I am getting ready to head off to Disney this weekend for Food Blog Forum Orlando, I can't wait! Are any of you going? I'd love to meet you. If you need a little sweet and salty treat to brighten up your day then you have to check out this … [Read more...]

Sunrise Smoothie

A cool, refreshing blend of mango, pineapple and strawberry this Sunrise Smoothie is the perfect tropical infused smoothie to start your morning off right!

A cool, refreshing blend of mango, pineapple and strawberry this Sunrise Smoothie is the perfect tropical infused smoothie to start your morning off right! We just returned late last Thursday from vacation, I had about a week off from blogging and the kitchen, it was so nice. But now I'm back and today I'm sharing this delicious smoothie that will have you dreaming of summer days. Vacation for most people I think involves a little bit of indulgence, at least I know it does for me! With … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #152

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Good evening and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #152! How was your Valentine's Day? Ours was good, we took the kids out to dinner and ice cream. Celebrating is a bit different these days compared to before we had kids, but tons of fun! Speaking of a fun celebration, if you missed Monday's post, you didn't just miss a delicious Cinnamon Bun Babka recipe I shared in honor of some of my blogging friends blog birthdays. You also missed a chance to enter to win $500 in PayPal cash, … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Bun Babka

Cinnamon Bun Babka

Enjoy a slice of soft, flaky Cinnamon Bun Babka with your morning cocoa, tea or coffee + Enter below for a chance to win $500 in PayPal Cash! Sweet yeasted cake, filled with a delicious cinnamon and pecan filling. It means a little more towards resembling a bread in texture, but is delicious non the less. I'm a carb fanatic, so despite the waiting time involved in making this cake, I loved every minute of making it and eating it too! I made this "cake" to help some of my blogging … [Read more...]

10 Easy Valentine’s Day Treats

10 Easy Valentine Treats on It Bakes Me Happy

10 Easy Valentine's Day Treats from It Bakes Me Happy – candy, cakes & more! If you're looking for a little last minute inspiration for tomorrow night's dessert, then you've definitely come to the right place! I've rounded up 10 of the best Valentine's inspired treats here on It Bakes Me Happy. Whether your into making your own candy, cakes or more, I have a few recipes you are going to love, there is a little something for everyone. Yes even for you non-chocolate lovers out there … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #151

Showcase Your Talent Thursdays @ It Bakes Me Happy

Hello and welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday #151 Alyssa and I are so glad you could join us for the party! Last week there were over 400 fantastic links shared! Let me just say thank you to everyone who links up each week, you are INSPIRING! There were lots of super fun and delicious Valentine's  Day inspired treats and crafts and I have to admit, I am kind of sad that it will be over Saturday. I love seeing all the lovely pink and red things you all create, but alas Easter is coming, … [Read more...]

Cashew Pralines

Cashew Pralines

Made with Silk Cashew Milk these delicious Cashew Pralines are an easy, no-bake candy recipe that is ready in under 30 minutes and they're perfect for sharing! Years ago when we had our first child I switched from my regular skim milk to Silk Almond Milk for dietary needs and after I weaned my baby I attempted to switch back, but the taste just wasn't the same. So you can imagine how excited I get when Silk comes out with a new dairy milk alternative and in the case of Cashew Milk my head … [Read more...]

Double Chocolate Truffle Cups

Double Chocolate Truffle Cups

Smooth creamy double chocolate truffle filling inside a white chocolate candy shell, these Double Chocolate Truffle Cups are the perfect way to say I love you this Valentine's Day. #GhirardelliVday If you need a quick last minute gift for a loved one, friend or teacher then you can't go wrong with Ghirardelli Valentine's Day Impressions. They come in lots of different gift sizes and two flavors, Milk & White and Milk & Dark, so there is one for every chocolate lover on your … [Read more...]