Christmas Treats

Chocolate Crinkle Cake Mix Cookies by Julie with Peanut Butter Fingers

Ingredients:

  • 1 box Devil’s Food cake mix
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 2 large eggs
  • Powdered sugar for garnish

Directions:

1.  Preheat oven to 350 degrees and spray cookie sheet with cooking spray or line with parchment paper

2. Combine cake mix, oil and eggs in a large bowl and mix with a wooden spoon until everything is combined.

3. Pour powdered sugar into a small bowl.

4. Roll cookie dough into balls and roll around in bowl of powdered sugar until they are coated in a thin layer of the sugar.

5.Place dough balls on cookie sheet and bake for approximately 12 minutes.

The finished product

Rice Krispie Treat Coal
This is a very simple recipe, but it’s fun for the holidays! All you do is make rice krispies and then add some black food coloring and tear into little pieces to look like coal!
Ingredients:
  • 1/4 cup butter (I added slightly more)
  • 10.5 ounce bag mini marshmallows
  • 4 cups rice krispie cereal (this is cut down from the regular rice krispies recipe)
  • black food coloring (found at grocery stores and craft stores)
Directions:
1. Melt the butter on low
2. Add your marshmallows
3. Once this is melted,add the black food coloring.
4. Stir in your rice krispies until they are all covered with the marshmallow mixture.
5. Take out small handfuls and mold them into little pieces.