During another late night of blog browsing, I found this post from My Blessed Life. Just the pictures alone will have you reaching for your keys to go stock up on semi-sweet chocolate! Halfway to the store, I remembered I have no idea how to perform a soft ball test or how to identify the consistency of melted caramel. The amazing thing about this list of treats is the recipes are REALLY EASY!
I enlisted my friend Mel, with promises of dinner, wine and a sugar coma, and together we started a new Christmas baking tradition. We tackled the Peppermint Bark, White Chocolate-Covered Oreos, and Homemade Twix Bars. I am proud to say they were all a success...our judge being they lasted about 45 seconds in the office kitchen this morning.
We kept the children happy and