Food and drink recipes that are quick and easy, and FULL of flavor!

Regular waffle cone bowls are way more fun when they are dipped in chocolate and peppermint chips! Chocolate Dipped Waffle Cone Bowls are such a fun way to serve ice cream, pudding or any sweet treat!
Desserts, Food + Drink

Chocolate Dipped Waffle Cone Bowls

Chocolate Dipped Waffle Cone Bowls make serving ice cream, pudding or any sweet treat just a little more fun!Hi fab friends! Keri back from Shaken Together with an easy way to add some fun to your holiday entertaining! 'Tis the season for parties and get togethers, so your regular recipes and entertaining ideas are sure to get a work out. Instead of your stand by dessert, try serving ice cream sundaes (or any sweet treat) in these Chocolate Dipped Waffle Cone Bowls - your guests will love them! And since I am the queen of quick and easy recipes, you...

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Cranberry Orange Scones Recipe I could eat a gajillion of these!
Breakfast, Food + Drink

Semi-Homemade: Cranberry Orange Scones

Semi-Homemade: Cranberry Orange Scones Recipe: An easy and delicious way to whip up scones, instead of starting from scratch! I love a good scone. They're pretty, tasty (usually), and look classy. Perfect for brunch, an office meeting, or a weekend treat with the family.With this semi-homemade recipe, you can whip these up in no time, and impress the heck out of everyone who knows ya! ;)Cranberry Orange Scones So you'll grab a box of cranberry orange bar mix at the store. (Krusteaz , Duncan Hines and Pillsbury all have this in a box.) Prepare the box mix as the batter, as recommended by the...

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An easy mussels recipe! Steamed with citrus, garlic, butter, OMG yum!
Appetizers, Food + Drink, Main Dishes

Mussels Recipe: Mediterranean Style

If I see mussels on a menu, you better BET you'll hear me order them...There's just something about that "fancy," little dish, that makes my heart go pitter-pat. But in my ignorance, I thought they were probably super hard to make at home. I.Was.Crazy. These are quite possibly one of the easiest things I could make, to really WOW my guests, hubby, or heck... myself. ;)Mussels Recipe: Mediterranean Style Full recipe below... ••• Don't forget to check out my other quick and easy recipes: Fantabulosity RecipesMussels Recipe: Mediterranean Style Put together this fancy seafood dish in less than 30 minutes. Fresh mussels...

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Smoked Candied Bacon recipe - I think I just found out what heaven will be like
Food + Drink, Side Dishes

Smoked Candied Bacon

Smoked Candied Bacon: A sweet and salty side dish made in a smoker that's incredibly easy, and will disappear before your eyes!Let me set the scene for you:Honey, where did the bacon go?You see, every Sunday, my husband and I have a cookfest. We experiment with new recipes, that may or may not even pair well with each other. Sometimes, we will make it a challenge and follow the rule that we have to use whatever we have in the house, and we CAN'T go to the grocery store. I'm always amazed at what we can come up with. But my...

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YUM!!! Southwestern Egg Rolls Recipe with Spicy Ranch Dipping Sauce.
Appetizers, Food + Drink

Southwestern Egg Rolls

I love to eat. I keep staring at these Southwestern Egg Rolls, and my stomach is literally about to eat itself.If you're here for the first time, come drool over all of the other delicious recipes I've shared: Fantabulosity Recipes Now on to this little heavenly recipe.Southwestern Egg Rolls & a Spicy Ranch Dipping Sauce A little of what you'll need, and a step-by-step process of what it will look like. Full recipe below:Have you downloaded my FREE grocery shopping list yet? If not, head over and subscribe to the Fantabulosity Newsletter & you'll get it right in your inbox... along with a few of...

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Peanut Butter Owl Cookies https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, DIY & Crafts, Food + Drink

The Cutest Peanut Butter Owl Cookies Ever

Owl Peanut Butter Cookies: An easy fall themed cookie that is great for kids to help with and they'll LOVE eating! Aren't these Peanut Butter Owl Cookies, a hoot! Pun, VERY intended of course...The Cutest Peanut Butter Owl Cookies Ever I wish soooo badly, that I would have made these for the Owl Baby Shower that I helped design a few years back. I was seeing "owls," for days after that shower, and have since then, developed a, "love," for the little guys.These sweet little cookies were created easily, but look like they came from a bakery. • There are no fancy...

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Sweet or Salty Pumpkin Seed Recipe! Roasting Pumpkin Seeds can be a fun activity for the kids too! https://fantabulosity.com
Appetizers, Food + Drink, Halloween, Holiday, Thanksgiving

Sweet & Salty: Pumpkin Seed Recipe

I had never had any interest in roasting pumpkin seeds, until my youngest came along and literally eats anything & everything "crunchy." Combine it with a fun activity to do with the kiddos? Golden.Pumpkin Seed Recipe I adore this recipe, because you can make it salty or sweet; depending on the mood you're in! If it were just for me?? I'd probably put a little chili powder on them, to give them a little "kick." But if kiddos are partaking in the snacking, boiling them in sugar instead of salt, and topping with cinnamon and/or brown sugar, may be more up their...

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Cookie Cups with homemade whipped cream! Such an easy dessert! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink

Cookie Cups With Homemade Whipped Cream

My favorite Christmas Cookies are the ones that look super fancy but don't take a million steps and extra ingredients and equipment to make. That's why these cookie cups with homemade whipped cream are absolutely perfect. You can take them to share with friends at a holiday party or to share with co-workers. Let everyone think you are a genius in the kitchen - I won't tell them how easy these are to make. It will be our secret!Cookie Cups With Homemade Whipped Cream - Makes 4 dozen cookie cups Kitchen Equipment: Mini muffin pan Potato peeler Mixing bowls Measuring cups Measuring spoons Hand or stand mixer Nonstick...

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Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich - The Adult Grilled Cheese https://fantabulosity.com
Food + Drink, Side Dishes

Caprese Grilled Cheese

Remember the other day when I made chili at the drop of a hat because I had family coming over that evening?Well... I gotta say... I got a little wild hair, and whipped up something in the kitchen, to serve along side the chili. Yeah, a peanut butter sandwich usually accompanies the chili in our house, but with family coming, I wanted to mix it up a bit.This was so stinkin' easy to make, and I quote:Jessica, this is really good... yum, is that mozzarella?.... from my husband, who gives it to me straight.Caprese Grilled Cheese I cut out a ton...

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cake batter candy truffles
Desserts, Food + Drink, Review

No Bake Dessert: Cake Batter Candy Truffles

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone, pinky promise! #BakeInTheFun #CollectiveBias I don't know if I can stress to you how MUCH I love desserts. No bake desserts?? Forgettaboutit. They're a shoe-in for my recipe "go-to," rolodex in my head....and I may or may not be known as the girl who always has candy in her house. But how many times have I told you...In my house, food is love.If I can fill someone's belly with yummy goodies, my heart goes a pitter-pat.With Fall right around the corner, that means I...

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Quick French Toast Recipe! This little trick shaved tons of time off for me! https://fantabulosity.com
Breakfast, Food + Drink

French Toast Recipe: Easy & Just Like Moms!

French Toast Recipe - The Best + Simple + Easy: A recipe for french toast, that doesn't require a ton of time in the kitchen, and uses everyday items! I've made French Toast for years. It was a childhood favorite, especially when my mom used homemade bread to make french toast. (But I'm not as "on top of my game," as she was/is.)French Toast Recipe Now french toast can be as easy as dipping bread into whisked eggs and throwing into a hot pan.But adding a few other everyday ingredients to really step up your french toast game, can be a...

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Baked French Toast Recipe https://fantabulosity.com
Breakfast, Food + Drink

French Toast Bake – An Easy, Overnight Recipe

French Toast Bake - An Easy, Overnight Recipe: This breakfast dish using french bread, heavy cream, brown sugar and a blend of spices smells and tastes amazing in the morning! Perfect for brunch or a weekend breakfast! I've seen french toast bake recipes all over Pinterest. It always looked crazy delicious and looked fairly easy. When I was watching an episode of The Pioneer Woman, the other day, I saw her whip up a baked french toast dish, and of course... it looked FABULOUS. So I decided to give it a whirl, and have a girlfriend over for brunch, & have Baked French...

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White Chocolate Lemon Puppy Chow Recipe! My mouth is WATERING! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink

White Chocolate Lemon Puppy Chow

Oh my heavens. I have made something very dangerous. I saw a recipe the other day for Lemon Puppy Chow, and I immediately fell head over heels in love with the idea. I love Puppy Chow, and I LOVE lemon. The two things together, make my heart go pitter-pat.White Chocolate Lemon Puppy ChowHonesty Moment: After I make this, I have to pour a little in to a bowl, and hide the rest away, so my husband and I, don't devour it all, all in one night.This recipe is so stinkin' quick, and is so easy to throw together at the last...

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Last Minute Cobber, Make Ya Holler! Haha! I love this recipe because I can use any fruit that I want or have on hand at the last minute, or that's getting ready too ripe! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink

Quick and Easy Cobbler Recipe for a Last Minute Dessert

Quick and Easy Cobbler Recipe: When I have a craving for something sweet, for an after dinner treat... this last minute cobbler recipe is my go-to! What I love so much about this cobbler recipe, is that you have a few different options of which type of "fruit" cobbler to make. I especially love how you can use canned fruit, like canned peaches for a quick and easy peach cobbler recipe. The day I snagged the photos for this recipe post, I had blackberries in the fridge that needed used. But more on that below. You'll also find the base ingredients...

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Now THESE are cute! Chocolate Covered Teddy Bear Graham Crackers! Perfect for a birthday party or after school snack! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink

Chocolate Covered Teddy Bear Graham Crackers

If you are looking for a quick, easy recipe to make a snack the kids (and adults) will love - look no further. This recipe for Chocolate Covered Teddy Bear Graham Crackers is delish and a fun treat for everyone. They would make the perfect side dish for a kid's birthday party or a playdate with friends.Recently I made S'mores Teddy Bears and I had a few left over Teddy Grahams. I couldn't stop thinking - what ELSE could I make with these? Teddy Grahams are just too cute, and I love having them as a snack with my...

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Honey Sriracha Chex Mix recipe https://fantabulosity.com
Appetizers, Food + Drink, Snacks

Honey Sriracha Chex™ Mix

Do we have any Sriracha lovers out there? Oh I know we do... The fact that there are such things as Sriracha keychains... then I'd say odds are, we have some that must hang around here. The other day, General Mills surprised me with a huge bagful of goodies. At first, I thought it was just a bag full of their newest items. I was wrong. It was WAY more than that! It was stuffed full of all of the ingredients & a recipe card that I would need to make:Honey Sriracha Chex™ Mix I mean, check out this massive gift they sent...

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Bagel Pizzas - Kid Friendly Recipe. Ready in 15 minutes and PERFECT for a quick weeknight meal! http://fantabulosity
Food + Drink, Main Dishes

Bagel Pizzas Recipe

I'll never forget that when I first started staying home by myself as a kiddo, I would look in the fridge, over and over again, hoping something new would show up.(Unfortunately, I still do this as an adult.)All I knew was, I was hungry... and if I wanted to eat something, I was going to have to combine something other than milk and Cheerios. I was faced with two things: •  I didn't really know how to cook anything yet. • I was home by myself, so I whatever I did make, I didn't want to make a ton of. Then, one day,...

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Despicable Me Minions Trail Mix! This is sooo cute! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink, Snacks

Despicable Me Snacks

Hello to all of Jessica’s Fantabulous readers! My name is Bethany and I live at Southern Couture blog. I am so thrilled to be able to meet y’all and get to know everyone so much better.One favorite of mine about Fantabulosity is all of Jessica’s great ideas for parties. I myself love finding great ideas to DIY my own parties instead of spending a fortune on store bought decorations that usually end up looking really cheap.A very popular birthday party theme right now is Despicable Me and Minions especially with the release of their newest movie this summer. I...

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Minion Cookies DIY. I'm no cookie decorator, but I can do these! https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, DIY & Crafts, Food + Drink

Minion Cookies DIY

So as you can probably tell from my photo of the DIY Minion cookies below, I'm no professional cookie decorator. That's for SURE. BUT... according to my 4 and 1 year old toddlers, they are the best thing ever. I was sitting in my counselors waiting room the other day {Yes, I go to counseling about once a month for a little mental maintenance. Even if I don't have a stressful thing going on in my life... I still go. Being able to sit and talk with someone about "life," is so refreshing. Ok back to Minion cookies...}, and I...

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DIY Ice Cream Cake - Kids Summer Fun Activity https://fantabulosity.com
Desserts, Food + Drink, Review

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone, promise! #SunsOutSpoonsOut #CollectiveBias It's HOT here in Missouri folks. I'm always trying to think of ways I can keep the kids cool while we are outside, soaking up the sun. If you saw my sons Nautical Birthday party, then you probably noticed the ice cream bar that I incorporated. This got my wheels a turnin' for a Kids Summer Activity...Ice Cream Sandwich CakeIt may not be pretty (hence the "kid activity," verbiage) but it sure is GOOD, and the kids had a blast. THAT'S...

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Quick Crab Bisque! Holy Moly this is good! https://fantabulosity.com
Food + Drink, Main Dishes

Easy Crab Bisque

My Lobster Bisque recipe has went a bit "viral," on Pinterest these last few months, and I can understand why. It is ridiculously good. The other day when I went to make it again, I remembered that I had crab meat in the fridge that I needed to use. It was a container that my husband found in the store that had diced, steam cooked crab meat, ready to go, and we just knew we'd find something to make with it. and I did...Easy Crab BisqueI know it's Summer right now, and people tend to stay away from the soups and bisque's...

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