Movie-Inspired Holiday Treats

Bella Breakdown It’s my favorite time of year! Heart warming movies, lots of yummy food and time spent with loved ones. This year, gather your friends and family for an evening of food and fun, with these dishes inspired by your favorite Christmas movies. Throw a classic up on the screen and let the indulging begin! The Nutcracker: Sugar Plum Cake 2 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 3 large eggs 2 cups self-rising flour 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 jar (6 ounces) plums with apples baby food 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Confectioners’ sugar, optional In a large bowl,...

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Ditch The Pumpkin For These Holiday Pies

Bella Breakdown Tis’ the season for sugar, spice and everything nice. And pie. Lots and lots of pie. If you’re like me, you always look forward to the pies at the end of any holiday meal. Typically, it’s the classics: pumpkin, pecan, berry. Don’t get me wrong, I love pie in all forms and I will gladly down a slice of pumpkin pie with whipped cream. But this year, I want to shake things up and try something new. These two pies are utterly delicious, and will be a welcome surprise to anyone dining at your table this year....

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Avoid The Holiday Weight Gain

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These Adorable Holiday Cookies Come With a Tasty Surprise

When gift giving this season that it to a new level of delicious with these tasty cookies that are easy to make and even easier on the eyes! Not only are these present-shaped cookies adorable and oh-so fun to decorate, but they also house a delectable surprise: a candy center. Here’s what you need to make them Sugar Cookie Dough Colored Icing Mini Candies for the surprise center How easy is that! Watch the video to see how they’re constructed and for decorating and flavor inspiration. Then preheat the oven, because it’s time to...

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Gobble Up These Adorable Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Bella Breakdown Cute isn’t often a descriptor paired with Thanksgiving turkey. However, these turkey gobbler cookies are undeniably adorable, breaking from the trend. Inspired by Seventh House on the Left’s ingenious design, we made a flock of birds ourselves.   Watch the video to see how easy they are to assemble, and then get to...

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