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Holiday Pretzel Crisps are so easy to make but oh so tasty! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #holidays #candycanes

Holiday Pretzel Crisps

 Holiday Pretzel Crisps are a must have for your Holiday Baking this year! They're simple to make and fun for the kids to help with too. White chocolate dipped pretzels have been a long time family favorite of ours... then add on the crushed candy cane and they're to-die-for delicious! Holiday Pretzel Crisps   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 5 mins … Continue Reading

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Choffy Mousse is a healthier mousse recipe but every bit as delicious as the higher calorie version! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #dessert #chocolate #choffy

Choffy Mousse

Y'all know how I love to skinny recipes down, keeping all the flavor but with less calories.  It's a little competition I have with myself sometimes...  all in good clean fun, of course! Choffy Mousse is my version of  the decadent chocolate mousse that your sweet tooth is used to enjoying but a little skinnier! (the skinny part can be our little secret) Instead of lots … Continue Reading

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Holiday Pretzel Crisps are so easy to make but oh so tasty! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #holidays #candycanes

Holiday Pretzel Crisps

 Holiday Pretzel Crisps are a must have for your Holiday Baking this year! They're simple to make and fun for the kids to help with too. White chocolate dipped pretzels have been a long time family favorite of ours... then add on the crushed candy cane and they're to-die-for delicious! Holiday Pretzel Crisps   Print Prep time 10 mins … Continue Reading

Choffy Mousse is a healthier mousse recipe but every bit as delicious as the higher calorie version! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #dessert #chocolate #choffy

Choffy Mousse

Y'all know how I love to skinny recipes down, keeping all the flavor but with less calories.  It's a little competition I have with myself sometimes...  all in good clean fun, of course! Choffy Mousse is my version of  the decadent chocolate mousse that your sweet tooth is used to enjoying but a little skinnier! (the skinny part can be our little … Continue Reading

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies are deliciously dreamy! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #chocolate #brownies #recipes

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies are so very worthy of being called 'Dreamy'... oh my. I just love all of Peanut Butter & Co. varieties and Dark Chocolate Dream just happens to be one of my faves! Have you discovered Peanut Butter & Co brand?  All of their peanut butter is kosher, gluten-free and vegan (except for The Bee’s Knees which is … Continue Reading

Best of the Best in 2014! Top 10 most popular recipes from www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #popular

Best of the Best in 2014

I always think it's fun to see the most popular posts for each year! Here's a Collection of Cooking with Ruthie's Best of the Best from 2014...     Check out Best of the Best in 2014 by Ruth Andrus Knudsen at Foodie.com   Most popular post overall in 2014:  Kitchen Tip Series on Lettuce Top 10 Recipes: 1.  Slow … Continue Reading

Chocolate Curls Tutorial a simple way to garnish your desserts! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #desserts #video #tutorial

Chocolate Curls Tutorial

Want a beautifully simple way to garnish your desserts? This Chocolate Curls Tutorial is just what you're looking for... you'll love it! I used this technique on my Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie so I thought it'd be helpful to make a video showing you how simple and fun they are to make :)     You may find some of my other videos … Continue Reading

Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie is a deliciously simple dessert to enjoy with your family and friends! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #luckyleaf #pie

Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie

Dreamy, right?!  Ode to those pies that are the perfect balance of sweet with a bit of sour and a touch of crunch.  Definitely dream worthy! Our Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie goes even one step further... yes, I know.  Hard to imagine but, read the recipe and you'll be in heaven over how simple it is to make. You're familiar with Lucky Leaf Pie … Continue Reading

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Super Saturday #74 and Snowy Recipes

Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. "Snow clouds hang low and threatenin', maybe they won't prayin' they will!" Remember that Christmas song? Well, we're definitely fans of white Christmases! But if you don't live in a spot … Continue Reading

Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea by www.polkadotpoplar.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com #craft #gift

Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea

Our friend Dru is here from Polkadot Poplars to share a super cute holiday gift idea! Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea is just adorable for those little hands in your life~ grand babies and small kiddos will love them so much.   Hello! Are you ready for the holidays? It always seems like there is so much to do. Do you feel the same? I've been trying to … Continue Reading

Holiday Blondies in a Jar are a fun way to share the Love this Holiday Season by www.cookingwithruthie.com

Holiday Blondies in a Jar

Love is always pouring out of my kitchen. Holiday Blondies in a Jar are a festive and heart felt way to share some of the love this time of year.   I'm afraid my close friends and family grow weary of my never ending supply of sharing... So, the awesome part about this heart felt gift is that whoever's lucky enough to be the recipient~ they can … Continue Reading

Pecan Caramel Turtles are a simple to make holiday classic! by www.cookingwithruthie.com

Pecan Caramel Turtles

Y'all are just going to love this simple to make holiday classic... Pecan Caramel Turtles.  Oh my goodness.  They're wonderful and will please everyone on your 'nice' list this year. Pecan Caramel Turtles   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 25 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 9 … Continue Reading

Gram's English Toffee video will inspire you to want to make your own! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #video #tutorial #recipe

Gram’s English Toffee Video

This recipe is one that's very near and dear to my heart, it's one of the holiday recipes that's been passed down from my Grandma Louise.  The Holidays just aren't the holidays without Gram's Candies. I'm so happy to have you join me in the kitchen, as we make a batch together... Gram's English Toffee video will give you the confidence to whip up some up at … Continue Reading

Cajun Turkey Cranberry Wreath is a quick way to use up those Turkey leftovers on www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #turkey #holidays

Cajun Turkey Cranberry Wreath

The Holiday Feasting has commenced, which leaves most of us with leftovers in our fridges.  At our house my family enjoys a day or two of leftover turkey and then it starts losing some of its appeal. That's when the creative recipe ideas that use up leftover turkey start making an appearance in my kitchen… A Cajun Turkey Cranberry Wreath is a fabulous way … Continue Reading

Spreading Holiday Cheer with Karl Malone Toyota Giveaway on www.cookingwithruthie.com

Spreading Holiday Cheer with Karl Malone Toyota Giveaway

 Happy Holidays! I'm excited to share some extra fabulous fun with you today.  Our Spreading Holiday Cheer Giveaway with Karl Malone Toyota! A group of Utah Bloggers and Karl Malone Toyota have come together to bring a little extra Holiday Cheer to 7 lucky families. We're sharing over $2200 in prizes and lots of love...  Karl Malone Toyota are group … Continue Reading

Truvia® Cinnamon Chai Nog will keep you warm all winter long! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #beverage

Truvia® Cinnamon Chai Nog

Good Morning! I hope your weekend has been just lovely.  I'm so excited to start your Sunday morning off with a toasty warm beverage.  Make up a batch and then get jump back in bed to enjoy it all snuggly warm :) Truvia® Cinnamon Chai Nog and can I just say it's pretty darn amazing! (if I do say so myself)   I've loved Chai Tea for practically … Continue Reading

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Super Saturday #73 and Bar Cookie Features

Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. Bar cookies are a fantastic option when you are preparing party platters or treats to give to friends and neighbors this holiday season. We were excited to discover some new and delicious … Continue Reading

Joy by www.callmemamaleisha.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com

Joy

Joy As we approach the wonderful and magical season of gift giving, I cannot help but reflect on the wonderful gifts I have been a recipient of.  Several stand out in my memory:  A Casio keyboard that played Rick Astley's, "Never Gonna Give You Up," when you pushed the demo button.  (I am a product of the '80s.)  A rock n' roll Barbie and all her bandmates, … Continue Reading