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Categories: Food Finds, Main, Sweet Treats
Turtle Cheesecake Fudge

“OOMPY” pick: Turtle Cheesecake Fudge From: Inside Brew Crew Life Easy fudge recipe made from white chocolate chips, instant cheesecake pudding mix, caramel and nuts.

Categories: Food Finds, Sweet Treats
Strawberry Swirl Fudge

“OOMPY” pick: Strawberry Swirl Fudge From: Shugary Sweets Creamy strawberry and cream swirled fudge. No candy thermometer needed for this delicious and easy version!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Fudge

“OOMPY” pick: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Fudge From: Buns In My Oven Who says fudge is only for holidays?  You can have this Chocolate Chip goodie any time of the year!!

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“OOMPY” pick: Caramel Cheesecake Bites From: Mom, What’s for dinner? Bite size Cheesecake with Caramel AND it’s Gluten-Free?  Yes…please!!  

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“OOMPY” pick: Red, White and Blueberry Cheesecake From: Skinny Taste Mini cheesecakes decorated with fresh fruit for 4th of July, Memorial Day or any occasion celebrating our Independence…and less than 100 calories each…CELEBRATE indeed!!

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OOMPY Smore's on a stick

“OOMPY” pick: S’mores…on a stick Inspired by: Jen loves Kev Got campfire?  NO…you say!?!  How about an oven or toaster oven?  YES?  You’re in luck!!  You can satisfy that s’mores craving in a jiffy with this one. Items needed 6 graham crackers 2 Hershey chocolate bars or chocolate chips 6 marshmallows or mini marshmallows 2 […]


“OOMPY” pick: Girl Scout Cookie Recipes Now that you have your stash of Girl Scout cookies…you may ask yourself…”What am I going to do with ALL of these cookies?”  How about making some of these Girl Scout cookie recipes…   Thin Mint Icebox Pie from pdx food love   Tagalong Peanut Butter Parfaits  from My […]

Sweet Treats

“OOMPY” pick: GS Thin Mint Truffles Inspired by: Confessions of a Cookbook Queen Do you know what time it is?  It’s January…that means…it’s GS Cookie Time!!  So order a few boxes of Thin Mints and make these super EASY and MOST DELICIOUS minty bites of goodness!! Items needed 1 box GS Thin Mints 4oz (1/2 […]

Reindeer Kisses

“OOMPY” pick: Reindeer Kisses From: OOMPY-crafty with food You know Dasher and Dancer…Prancer and Vixen…Comet and Cupid…Donner and Blitzen…and the most famous Reindeer of all…RUDOLF!! Items needed Mini pretzel twists Brown and Red M&M’s Hershey’s Hugs Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or foil. Place pretzels on cookie […]

Sweet and Salty Halloween Treats

“OOMPY” pick: Vampire Bites Crafty with food-Inspired by: This Mommy Cooks Items needed  Square waffle pretzels or mini twists  Hershey’s Kisses HUGS  Candy Corn Instructions  Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or foil.  Place pretzels on cookie sheet making sure none are touching.  Bake 2-3 minutes, Hershey Kisses will […]


“OOMPY” pick: Cinnamon Roll Pops From: Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day I ran across these and thought they were so fun!!  I haven’t made them yet…but will someday.  I did however make the “master” dough recipe from Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day and had fresh bread for dinner every night for […]

Cinnamon Rolls

“OOMPY” pick: Cinnamon Rolls Adapted from: Our Best Bites Items needed Dough  1 cup milk  4 Tbs butter, cut into chunks  3 1/4 – 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided  1 (.25 ounce) package instant yeast (about 2 1/4 tsp)  1/4 cup white granulated sugar  1/2 teaspoon salt  1 egg Filling  1 cup white granulated […]

Apple Cupcakes

“OOMPY” pick: Apple Cupcakes Crafty with food-From: Dining with Debbie Items needed • Cupcakes • 1 box yellow cake mix • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon • 1 cup apple juice 1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce 3 eggs Frosting 1/2teaspoon red paste food color 1 container (1 lb) vanilla frosting Decorations 12 thin pretzel sticks, broken into […]