Blue Ribbon For Kids Candy Recipes


Oreo Cookie Balls

By Shannon Smith
I call theses truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as...

Almond Joy Bars (With or Without the Almonds)

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
This recipe is so good! Use light or dark chocolate. Use a 13x9 inch pan...

Easy Butterfinger Candy

By Kelli Stovall
Sometimes I am embarrassed to tell people how easy this delicious candy is to make. It...

Chocolate Disgust

By Tara Pacheco
This recipe was originally introduced to me by my aunt. It was her signature dessert she...

Saltine Toffee

By Candy Ayers
Before I tried this recipe I was skeptical. I mean how could saltines ever turn into...

Mertzie's Addictive Pretzel Candy Fudge

By Michelle Koletar/Mertz
This is sooooooo yummy!!! You will gobble it up. I always make a double batch.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

By Jennifer Segreti
These balls are meant to be eaten as is, from the freezer! Of course, this is...

Toffee Chocolate Kiss

By Wendy Rusch
This is a shortbread type of cookie, filled with toffee bits and pecans then topped with...

Jellomellows

By Sarah Fillbrandt
Taking a bite out of one of these little flavor bombs puts me right back into...

Pink Peppermint Marshmallows

By Jordan Falco
These marshmallows are so easy, and making them is so rewarding. You’ll really impress your friends...

Caramel Coconut Marshmallow Balls

By SK H
This is a delightful cookie candy and if you love caramel and coconut you will be...

Marshmallow Peanut Butter Easter Eggs

By Deneece Gursky
This is another recipe that I make every year for Easter. This Easter Bunny fills her...

Deviled Egg Easter Candy

By Joan Rehfeldt
I am always looking for cute holiday goody ideas. All my friends anxiously await to see...

Valentine's Day Orange Chocolate Creams

By Anthony Nicometi Jr
Sometime last winter, I found myself attempting to make a small batch of peppermint patties, and...

Festive Ginger Molasses Cookies

By Elizabeth Lancaster
The Christmas season is in full swing already! We are having our Christmas party a week...

Holiday Chocolate Caramel Apples

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
I received one of these as a gift last year and loved it so much I...

Halloween Crunch

By Elizabeth Lancaster
When I was a child, my mother would make this treat to send to school for...

Cin Made ''Cherry Mash''

By Straws Kitchen(*o *)
I love making this candy...it is always a hit with everyone young and old alike. The candy...

English Toffee

By Melanie B
This is my favorite candy. If you like a Heath bar, this is even better. I...

Peppermint Marshmallows

By Joey Wolf
Need a use for those leftover candy canes? Do you like peppermint cocoa? Try this recipe....

Christmas Peanut Butter Coconut Cherry Balls

By Lynelle Caldwell
My mother made these every year for Christmas. She would make them and freeze them...

Witch's Hands!

By Colleen Sowa
We have been making these since I was a girl. My mother used to go all...

Snowballs (White chocolate cookie butter balls)

By Cathie Valentine
I have recently discovered that I am allergic to peanut butter (and maybe all nuts-which kills...

Carnival Candy Apples

By MaryJane Kent
Please note that cinnamon oil is not an essential ingredient, it's up to you whether you...
How to Make Lasagna

How to Make Lasagna


Lasagna is popular around the world. There are varying opinions of its origin. Many think its infancy is in Greece stemming from the Greek word “laganon” which refers to dough cut in strips. Proud Italians believe it has its roots in Naples, Italy. Others claim the oldest written recipe was found in a British cookbook. […]

12 Simple Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

12 Simple Oatmeal Cookie Recipes


A container of oatmeal always seems to be in the pantry. While it’s a hearty breakfast, oatmeal can be used for baking too! Oatmeal cookies are easy to make and very versatile based on your taste buds. They can be soft or crisp. Mix raisins, chocolate chips, or even peanut butter into the batter and […]

The History of Candy Corn

The History of Candy Corn


Around Halloween bags of Candy Corn begin appearing on shelves and seeing them sparks varying reactions. It seems Candy Corn is loved or hated – and the opinions on each side are very strong. Yearly, though, it’s one of the most popular Halloween candies. It’s estimated by the National Confectioners Association that 35 million pounds […]