Huge List of Simple, Homemade Treats — For the Holidays!

Simple desserts

Does the thought of endless baking, cleaning and decorating during the holidays intimidate you? Have no fear! These simple holiday treats will save you time and energy during the holidays. Go ahead and make your holiday treat shopping list — you don’t want to miss out on these goodies!

easy, chocolate truffles

These truffles are indeed no-fuss. My kids keep begging for this simple luxury! These make cute gifts too, if you can keep them in a cool or refrigerated place. Try out these simple holiday goodies here.

frugal girls-easy cookies

Christmas M and M Cake mix cookies
look dee-lish! My friend Heidi says they are ridiculously simple — that is reason enough to give them a try!

frugal-girls-crockpot hot cocoa

Who can resist hot, steamy drinks during the cold and chilly holidays? This hot cocoa is perfect because it stays warm all day long!

M and M Pretzel Cookies

My friend, Lauren came up with these M and M cookies during a late-night snack for her and her hubby. The perfect blend of sweet and salty sounds irresistible to me!

Easy, Christmas S'mores

The holidays wouldn’t be the same with out s’mores! Too much minty, chocolaty goodness not to try these munchies. These Christmas S’mores are perfect to serve a large crowd at your next holiday gathering.

cookie delight 2

I LOVE how simple and quick this dessert is. You will too. You can thank me later for sharing the Cookie Delight recipe with you. Thanks to Stephanie for creating it!


The holidays are full of surpises, these cookies are no different! Serve these Snickers Surprise Cookies to your guests who will enjoy the yummy surprise inside!

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Bring the winter weather indoors with these snowball cookies. I love the tiny chocolate chips hidden inside!

Sweet and salty S'mores

More s’mores! Yay! These Sweet and Salty S’mores were a hit at my house. I bet you wish you had thought of this years ago! It’s ok, make up for lost time and double the recipe!


Frozen cheese-cake bites are unbeatable! I created these No-bake Cheese-cake Bites recipe when I wanted to surprise my hubby with cheesecake. Love it when a creation is a keeper!


Sweet and salty are two flavors that are meant to be together. Try these saltine cracker crust that is paired with an amazing peanut-butter filling, topped with chocolate! This No-bake Peanut Butter Cheesecake will be a hit during the holidays — and after!


I don’t know how Jocelyn fits cheesecake, brownies and snickers all into one recipe, but she amazes me again and again! Try this Snickers Cheesecake to wow your guests!

Enjoy your holidays and stress-free baking with these recipes. Let me know which ones you decided to try!

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