Easter – Candy

Sign’s of Easter in South Louisiana is Elmer Chocolate hitting the shelves- This 3rd generation family chocolate company  manufactured in Ponchatoula ,la. and specializes in seasonal chocolate . Elmer Chocolate History Gold Brick, Heavenly Hash and Pecan rolls are big sellers in this  area and only out at Easter time. So buy them now or you can make a version of them. Heavenly Hash 1 -10 oz pkg miniature marshmallows 2 cups pecans 1 – 12 oz milk chocolate morsels 1 can condensed milk Grease a large platter In one bowl have- Marshmallows & pecans. In a bowl melt chocolate -add condensed milk -Mix to smooth. Pour mixture over marshmallow/pecan – Mix. Pour into greased pan and refrigerate until set . Cut into squares.   More  family favorites- Millionaire  Candy 1-14 oz caramel 4 tablespoon milk 1 1/2 c pecans 1/2 paraffin *You can find paraffin wax, also sometimes called baker’s wax or canning wax, in your grocery store where canning jars and supplies are sold. 1 -12 oz pks semi-sweet chocolate morsels Melt caramels in milk on low -add pecans. Chill. Melt paraffin and chocolate on Low. Dip harden caramel /pecan mix into the melted chocolate. Place on Wax to harden.   Caramel Turtles 1 cup pecan halves 36 light caramels 1/2 c sweet chocolate / melted Grease a cookie sheet. Place 4 pecan halves flat side down and place carmel into the middle. Heat at 325 until caramel is […]

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My Craft Table

Monday has been all about the Eggs ! So Lets Dye Some-   Soak your Eggs in vinegar before dyeing. ( Makes the color hold on better) Spread Shaving Cream in a pan -add food coloring and swirl to make design. You can also use Whipped Topping (Cool Whip) Roll your egg in and Cover -Take out and Let dry. […]

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