4 Most-Decadent Mint Chocolate Desserts

4 Most-Decadent Mint Chocolate Desserts

On the 4th day of Christmas... 

Well, on the 4th day of Christmas, Courtney got a little behind on her Christmas posts.  

With all the Christmas and graduatuation parties, the realization that Christmas shopping is still looming (uh, yeah...), and some serious cookie baking for friends and family, it all caught up with me.  I've been enjoying writing each post immediately before posting, because who knows what interesting thing might pop into my head in the rush to get it written?  ...Or is that what they call procrastination?  Hm...

Anywho, we only have THREE more days till Christmas now (DON'T PANIC! This is supposed to be a good thing!)  

 

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10 Holiday Leftover Makeover Recipes

10 Holiday Leftover Makeover Recipes

If you haven't yet heard, FitCakes is in the midst of arecipe roundup-athon for the 12 days of Christmas!And I'm getting all the healthy food bloggers out there involved! I've been meeting all kinds of amazing people and finding sooo many great healthy recipes to try while helping you find the best recipes on the interweb for the holiday season!

 

Check out the countdown so far:

On the 12th day of Christmas, FitCakes gave to me 12 Healthy Small Bites Recipes

On the 11th Day of Christmas, FitCakes gave to me 11 Kid-Friendly Recipes!

There are just TEN days until Christmas.  Does that not blow your mind?  

I think I just heard an explosion - I'll take that as a yes.

From now until New Years, the days are sure to be filled with lots of parties, family/friends over for dinner, and neighborhood Iron-Chef competitions.  Right?  

Alright, the neighborhood Iron-Chef competitions aren't a thing.  Yet.  Still working on that... let me know if you're in the area, we'll totally make this happen.

Still, there is going to be - maybe there already is - more leftover food taking over the fridge than you imagined possible.  I always feel like somehow it multiplies on its own... I mean, I couldn't really have cooked all that in the last 24 hours, could I?  I'm sure at some point I would have realized there are only two people living in my house...

 

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