As I dipped and decorated these Chocolate Covered Leap-rechauns and Pots of Gold for my most recent St. Patrick’s Day military care package, I was amazed to discover that this is the 30th military care package shared on The Monday Box! Hopefully, that equals a lot of smiles due to sweet treats from home.
Beary Chocolate Brownie Bears communicate how “beary” much you care about the “beary” special people in your life. These dense, fudgy brownies, baked in a cupcake pan, are topped with an adorable chocolate bear.
There are few animated characters that embody as much pure joy and silliness as a Minion. So, what better way to pack a box full of smiles than with a Minion themed care package! The popularity of the little yellow guys make it very easy to find Minion packaged snacks and knickknacks to send. Minion…
Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker, the iconic Christmas ballet, captures the hearts of children and adults with its tale of innocence, love, and Christmas magic. Whether baking for fans of wooden soldiers or those who dream of dancing, Nutcracker Sugar Cookies are sure to delight.
Apple Pie and Pumpkin Pie Cookies have all of the luscious spiced flavors of your favorite holiday pies packed into chewy soft cookies. Piping a basket weave topping with caramel frosting provides the finishing touch to these little faux pies!
Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), celebrated on November 2, is a holiday with many traditions. Some of those traditions are both colorful and sweet! The swirls of colorful dots on Dia de los Muertos Sugar Cookies are inspired by the festive, cut-paper banners that decorate the holiday alters in Mexico.
During the hot weather months, care package contents should fit in the “unlikely to melt” category. Iced sugar cookies don’t make the cut. To continue sending decorated circle cookies in military care packages, I have to come up with alternative decorating methods. This summer I’ve used shapes, colors, and sparkle to enhance eye catching…