Sugar Cookie Flower Towers

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This fun, sweet recipe will wow your loved ones and honored guests all season long! Tiny tiered soft-baked cookie cakes topped with rich buttercream and fanciful sprinkles. These flower towers are what SweetMeets is all about. These decadent treats are wonderful for Easter, Mother’s Day, spring birthdays or for any springtime get together you please. Switch up the shapes and colors and you can use this method for all manner of seasonal cookie cakes!

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Funfetti Cookies n Cream Fudge

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This rich, colorful fudge will take you only minutes to throw together. Sprinkles, Oreos and white chocolate… what more could you want? Perfect for a unique birthday treat or just for eating on any old day.

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Lucky Charms Cookies

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These cookies incorporate two of my favorite breakfast foods: Lucky Charms and chocolate! A typical chewy, buttery chocolate chip cookie recipe gets a twist with white chocolate and marshmallow-packed cereal. Just after baking, sprinkle with additional cereal for extra color and sugar.

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Christmas Spice Soft Caramels

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These soft, chewy caramels are perfectly spiced for the season with cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and a touch of molasses. Show the special people in your life how much you care by investing a little time instead of a lot of money. Don’t be intimidated by DIY candy. This recipe is surprisingly easy to pull off! Just use a reliable candy thermometer and stir often. This large batch recipe can be easily halved by using an 8×8″ pan instead of the 9×12″ mentioned in the recipe below.

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Nutella Chip Cookie Sandwiches + 12 More Nutella Recipes

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Nutella is quite possibly my favorite chocolatey thing in the world. I’ve used it in a few recipes on the blog but, let’s be honest, it’s just plain awesome by itself. This recipe is yet another ode to Nutella. Chocolate chip cookies flavored with Nutella plus more Nutella sandwiched between them. Yum! Since we’ve already done a brief history of Nutella, this post will carry on the theme with @##$$ other delicious recipes using Nutella.

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Lemon Chip Frozen Lemon Curd Sandwiches

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This sunshine bright recipe is the perfect way to close out the summer. The 1st day of fall is coming up fast and temperatures are dropping so eat ye frozen treats while ye may. Chewy lemon and white chocolate chip cookies meet creamy frozen lemon curd for a tart, extra lemony burst of flavor. Also included are instructions for preparing your own lemon extract and lemon curd to save you money on these otherwise pricey ingredients.

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Oat n’ Almond Thumbprints + Jam v. Jelly v. Preserves

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These thumbprint cookies are perfect for a healthy and filling on-the-go breakfast or after-school snack. Whole wheat and oat flours plus whole oats and almond butter give them heft. Fruit spread adds a touch of color and sweetness. Use your personal fav or an assortment to please the whole family. An added bonus of the ‘assorted approach’ is the possibility of a lovely cookie rainbow as pictured here! Also in this week’s post… Jam vs. Jelly vs. Preserves: What’s the Difference Anyway?

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