Thursday, December 18, 2008

The Long Awaited #6 & The Winners.

Happy Thursday everyone! Thank you to everyone who entered my contest, reading your favorites was so fun! You guys mentioned some songs I haven't heard about, and I've been checking some of them out. Okay, the winners are:
  • Amy G. who said...
    "Mary, Did You Know" is probably my favorite one, too! I love that song.
  • Brian Piero who said...
    "Joy To The World" & "Silent Night" are my Christmas favorites...Thanks for the giveaway.

Congrats guys!
If you are the winners, please e-mail me at priscilla91@iowatelecom.net, so I can get your prizes out!

I was amazed at how many of you guys liked "Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer". I've always thought that one was so funny. O' Holy Night & Silent Night were by far the most popular. Anyway, here are your guys's songs maxed out:



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#6 is Pudding Dip. The Strawberry yogurt in this dip makes it taste even better. I didn't make mine quite right, so the texture is a little funny. The Vanilla Wafers with this dip are the best. And it only has 3 ingredients, not hard at all!

Pudding Dip

3 oz. pkg. vanilla pudding
6 oz. cup of strawberry yogurt
8 oz. sour cream
DIRECTIONS:
Mix together. Serve with apples, bananas, grapes, or Nilla wafers.

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Another yummy cookie to add to that baking list. The Reese cup in the middle of the cookie and the drizzling on the top make it even better.

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies
Ingredients:
1 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup Jif® Creamy Peanut Butter
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 package (13 ounces) miniature peanut butter cups
DRIZZLE:
1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
1 tablespoon creamy Jif® Peanut Butter
2 tablespoons shortening

DIRECTIONS:
In a large bowl, cream the butter, peanut butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla. Combine flour and baking soda; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour or until easy to handle. Roll into 1-1/4-in. balls. Press a miniature peanut butter cup into each; reshape balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 12-15 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool for 2 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks. For drizzle, in a microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate chips, peanut butter and shortening; stir until smooth. Drizzle over cooled cookies. Yield: about 3 dozen. See you with #5 and other yummy dessert for the holidays!

23 comments:

Miss Jocelyn said...

Hello there.I don't know if I ever got to leave you a comment. I don't think I did, but I've been meaning to. Your blog looks good enough to eat! LOL

Thanks for stopping by. Nice to meet you!

Amy G said...

Yay! Thanks, Priscilla! I am so excited to have won. I will email you with my information.

Your goodies today look yummy!

Melissa said...

Congrats to the winners! Those peanut butter cookies look amazing.

Jade said...

Those peanut butter cookies are making my mouth water! I'm definitely gonna have to try those...

~Jade

Barbara Bakes said...

Nice work on the graphs! The drizzle on the cookies really adds a nice touch!

Jodi said...

Thanks for more yummy recipes! I'm embarassed to say I've never heard the song "Mary, Did You Know?" Maybe I have and just didn't know the name of it!

Bridgett said...

Wow, with all these desserts, I wouldn't know where to begin! They all look great.

Elra said...

Wow, delicious looking cookies. I love that melted chocolate on top of them.
Happy Holiday.
Elra

Jessica said...

I'm planning to make a variation of these cookies, but with snickers in the middle...I call them Santa surprises!

teresa said...

Those cookies look amazing, I'm going to have to try them!

Sara said...

I love peanut butter cups, so I'm definitely going to make these cookies!

HoneyB said...

Congrats to the winners! The cookies look awesome!

shevilkenevil1@aol.com said...

Migosh! Only 17 years old and you have so much talent already as a baker! Wonderful, and your blogging skills rule, you go girl! :) I started blogging when I was about 15 years old, so more power to ya! :)

PS. I'm an old bat now, and I'm 25, still going strong on the blogging front ;)

Happy holidays!
Amber

Pam said...

The puddding dip sounds wonderful and so creative. The peanut butter cookies look fabulous - especially with the chocolate drizzle.

Katherine Aucoin said...

Congrats to the winners! Pudding dip? How wonderful! These all look so fantastic Priscilla, I want to sample all of them!

caligrl_natalie said...

hi prissy,
its ur cuzn natty. wow those cookies look good. I have a q for you. So you know Cali had a big snow storm. I just wanted to know how do you deal with the 30 to 40 degree weather? That is why i live in cali so I wont get this weather. oH and next time you have a pom contest I am going to enter again.

Sara said...

Aww, I'm sorry I missed your contest! This past week has been busy for me...so not much time spent on blogger! These look like delicious recipes...we're working on making cookies right now. =)

Cristine said...

I want that dip NOW! And those cookies look to die for! YUM!

Rebekah said...

that's too funny about the grandma got ran over by a reindeer song! Your peanut butter drizzle cookies look delish!

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Priscilla said...

thanks guys!=)

Lynn said...

I just came across your blog and I am hungry!!! LOL I do this same cookie only I put a mini Snickers Bar inside... Try it next time..
Love the blog.

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