Paula Deen’s Bread Pudding

Bread pudding has always been my dad’s weakness. One Christmas I decided to attempt his holiday fave. I scoured the internet for a recipe that would speak to my dad’s southern comfort food roots. I hit the jackpot when I found this recipe. This is Paula Deen’s Bread Pudding recipe found on I wouldn’t change a thing. It takes a little bit of work but it is … Continue reading Paula Deen’s Bread Pudding

S’mores Cupcakes

This time of year I just want to cozy up by a fire and eat chocolate. New to Hunkiedorië’s #25DaysOfBaking this year are these S’mores Cupcakes. They are the perfect fireside sweet to get you through those chilly winter nights. Download the S’mores Cupcakes recipe here! Ingredients: 1 Box Chocolate Cake Mix -plus the ingredients required by box instructions. 4 Graham Crackers -crushed 1 Batch … Continue reading S’mores Cupcakes

Mini Cheesecakes

Delish strikes again! I swear I haven’t had a recipe from them go wrong. I spotted their Cheesecake Cookies on Facebook the other day and knew that these treats would be perfect for the Annual Resch Christmas Party hosted by my friend Danielle of Minne.Pristine & Co. Like all recipes I try I gave this one a little Hunkiedorië twist and they were a-maz-ing! I felt … Continue reading Mini Cheesecakes

Rice Pudding

No rice pudding recipe can ever compete with my Aunt Ruthie’s but this one does come pretty close. This creamy little bit of heaven will have you licking the bowl clean and looking for more. This is a great dish to bring to those family holiday gatherings. But be careful, once you do you won’t be allowed to show up without it in the future. Ingredients: … Continue reading Rice Pudding


Buckeyes have been one of my family’s Christmas traditions for as long as I can remember. I don’t think I would be allowed to open presents Christmas morning if Dad hadn’t gotten his fix at some point in during the Christmas season.  This is also my favorite Christmas cookie. After introducing them to many of my friends they can’t wait for my yearly Christmas Cookie … Continue reading Buckeyes

Cinnamon Roll Pecan Pie

My Gram’s pies are something to be worshiped, and that means a lot since I generally don’t like pies. There is something magical about her crusts. On her last visit to Minnesota Gram and I spent a few hours bopping around on Pinterest just like we always do when she visits. We were going through my baking board and she was intrigued by a picture of … Continue reading Cinnamon Roll Pecan Pie

Rice Krispie Bars

Why mess with a classic? I got this recipe directly off the Rice Krispe website. This is such a simple recipe that everyone knows and loves. Ingredients: 3 T. Butter 1 Package (10 oz.) Mini Marshmallows 6 Cups Rice Krispies Directions: In large saucepan melt butter over low heat.  Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted then remove from heat.  Add Rice Krispies cereal. Stir … Continue reading Rice Krispie Bars

Peppy Patties

Ingredients:  2 1/2 C. Powdered Sugar 2 T. Corn Syrup 2 T. water 1 t. peppermint extract 1 T. shortening 12 oz. Dark Chocolate Chips 6 Candy Canes (crushed) Directions: In your mixer combine the powdered sugar, corn syrup, water, peppermint extract and shortening until just combines and smooth. While the ingredients are mixing together start melting your chocolate chips in a double boiler. Remove the filling from the … Continue reading Peppy Patties