Cream Cheese Wafers Recipe

Cream Cheese Wafers Recipe

Cream Cheese Wafers Recipes

These cream cheese wafers could be made any time of the year. You can just change up the colors and decorative look to make them perfect for Easter or even Christmas. They are a delicious sweet treat and super easy to make!

Ingredients

  • 7 ounces all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 ounces unsalted butter
  • 3 1/2 ounces vanilla sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 4 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon whole milk

Directions for Wafers

  1. Heat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Mix flour, baking powder, and salt in a small bowl and set aside.
  3. Cream the butter and vanilla sugar in the bowl using mixer.
  4. Add the egg and mix on medium speed until blended.
  5. Add the vanilla extract and milk mix well.
  6. Add the flour mixture and mix on low speed just to incorporate.
  7. Chill the batter for 10 minutes in refrigerator.
  8. Scoop teaspoon-sized balls onto parchment paper
  9. Using a spoon to slightly flatten each ball.
  10. Bake until golden brown, about 15 to 20 minutes.
  11. Remove the pans to a cooling rack…. 

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Dessert Burgers for April Fools Day

Dessert Burgers for April Fools Day

Dessert Burgers

April Fool’s Day is always a big deal in our household. My son pretty much lets it linger on for days afterwards… constantly April fooling us. He doesn’t quite understand that it’s just for the one day so we like to have fun with it. I always have the hardest time fooling my husband. I’m thinking some dessert burgers might just do the trick this year! These are fun and delicious but most importantly they will fool pretty much anyone! Enjoy them on April Fool’s Day or anytime throughout the year! They would even be fun for your Easter dinner.Dessert Burgers for April Fools Day

Ingredients:

  • Jif Hazelnut Salted Caramel (or Nutella will work)
  • Nilla Wafers
  • Powdered sugar
  • Green Frosting
  • Yellow Frosting
  • Red Frosting… 

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Free Captain America Coloring Sheets

Captain AmericaFree Captain America Coloring Sheets

During my Disney and ABC press trip I had the opportunity to pre-screen Captain America: The Winter Soldier. I’ll be posting more about interviews and the movie soon. I can say that I absolutely loved the movie and am a huge Marvel fan now. I had never really followed it closely but am definitely hooked! Captain America: The Winter Soldier opens in theatres everywhere 4.4.14! Scroll down to download your FREE Captain America coloring sheets!

Check out the Captain America trailer and movie poster!

Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier – TV Spot 3… 

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Portrait of a Woman: Character, Courage and Commitment

I’m sure Helen Keller, Marjane Stratapi, Maya Angelou and Anne Frank all come to mind when you think of iconic women authors. They are some of the greatest and most influential women in history. Celebrate Women’s History Month by honoring them reading their timeless books featured in the infographic below.

Portrait of a Woman
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Portrait of a Woman: Character, Courage and Commitment

Tips for Increasing Your Video Rewards

Video RewardsTips for Increasing Your Video Rewards

Did you decide that you want to earn rewards for watching videos, but are you just not getting as many rewards as you hoped? Are you spending time watching the videos and just feeling like you are not being rewarded adequately for that time? The problem may not be with the system that you’re using, whether it’s on Swagbucks or a similar site, but with the way that you are approaching it. You could be making some crucial mistakes that are holding you back and making it impossible for you to earn all of the rewards that you want. These tips can help you increase the totals.

1. Choose the shortest videos.
When given a choice, you always want to choose the shortest videos that you can find, especially if the rewards are the same. This could allow you to watch four or five in the timespan that you typically would have only watched two or three, massively increasing your production levels. If the videos come with different amounts of rewards – if the longer ones offer more rewards points, for instance – you will have to look at all of your options to see which ones are the best. Often, though, you get a set amount of points per video, regardless of length, so you definitely want to pick the short ones.
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