At Mommysavers, we know that Christmas Treats are a big part of holiday tradition and magic – for adults and kids alike! Last year, we brought you our first 25 Days of Holiday Treats post. This year, we’re bringing you 25 more! Bookmark this page and check back daily from now until Christmas for a new holiday treat!
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #1
Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies These Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies are so cute, nobody will want to eat them! They don’t require any baking, so they’re a great project for your kids to help with. The Wilton candy eyes are such a cute touch.
Rice Krispies Christmas Trees Add a bit of green food color to your Rice Krispies Treats to make these cute Rice Krispies Christmas Trees! Add a cake pop stick if you choose. Plus, the cutting method makes them really fast and easy to make.
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #3
Coffeehouse Coffee Recipes Love coffeehouse coffee, but hate the prices? We’ve got lots of great recipes to re-create that coffeehouse flavor on a budget plus other ways to create that perfect cuppa joe at home!
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #4
Jell-o Popcorn Jell-o popcorn is easy to make in a big batch, so it’s perfect to give to friends and neighbors. Be sure to make enough to keep for yourself! It looks great in a decorative tin (pick them up at the thrift store!).
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #5
Cocoa Krispies Reindeer Another variation on the Rice Krispies Treat, these Cocoa Krispies Reindeer are as yummy as they are adorable! It’s another fun kid-friendly treat.
Oreo Snowmen Pops Oreo Snowmen Pops would look great at any holiday party! Use black frosting dots for eyes and mouth, and half an orange Tic-Tac for the snowman’s nose.
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #7
Reindeer and Snowmen Mini Donuts How cute would these Reindeer and Snowmen Mini Donuts be on Christmas morning, or to leave as a treat for Santa? They’re another easy, no-bake holiday treat.
Cranberry Pecan Pinwheels Pinwheel cookies are a holiday tradition for many. The sweet dough combined with the tart cranberries is a colorful, tasty combination.
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #9
Santa Hat Brownie Bites Brownie bites are topped with a strawberry and frosting to create an adorable Santa hat! Thanks to our blogger Amy for sharing her recipe and photos.
Homemade French Vanilla Creamer Homemade French Vanilla creamer is as simple as dumping and stirring! Plus, it costs a lot less than the store-brand version. If vanilla isn’t your thing, you can use other extracts in this simple holiday recipe. Peppermint would be delicious!
White Chocolate Cranberry Bread Pudding This was easy to make, tasted fabulous, and would look great on any holiday table. Plus, use day-old French bread to make it super-frugal.
Holiday Popcorn Crunch Popcorn makes this recipe frugal, all the holiday goodies make it delicious! Plus, this takes less than ten minutes to make!
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #13
Double Chocolate Diamonds A peanut butter cookie based is topped with double-chocolate fudge on top. A great addition to any holiday party tray!
Christmas Recipes: Holiday Treat Idea #14
Christmas Cookie Bark This Christmas Treat requires only three ingredients: Oreos, Almond Bark, and holiday sprinkles. It looks festive and tastes great.
Marshmallow Snowman Like many other holiday treats, this marshmallow snowman makes a fun kids’ activity as well. We had the snowman ingredients sitting on our table for two days before we had time to make these and my kids were SO excited.
Pecan Tassies For our family, it wouldn’t be Christmas without these Pecan Tassies. My grandmother made them and passed the recipe on down to my mom, and now I’m making them too. Be warned: it’s nearly impossible to eat just one!
Goat Cheese Crostini Not all Christmas treats are sweet! We love savory goodies as well. ALDI carries goat cheese as a seasonal selection, and it’s pretty frugal! These goat cheese crostini will impress even the most discriminating foodie at your holiday party.
Club Cracker Toffee Cookies There are a lot of variations on this holiday treat. Some make it with saltines, others with graham crackers. Any which way, they’re addictive!
Cheese Straws Another savory favorite, these cheese straws are made from a dough made of sharp Cheddar, butter and flour. Sweet Chipotle pepper gives it a little kick. Guaranteed these won’t last until Christmas!
Easy Apple Pie Bites Only five ingredients, these Easy Apple Pie Bites are ready in under 30 minutes. They taste great any time of year!
Chocolate Reindeer Cupcakes Here’s another kid-friendly recipe. These Chocolate Reindeer Cupcakes are easy to decorate with pretzel twists, Wilton Eyes, Mini Nilla Wafers and M&Ms. Kids will love helping!
Hot Crab Dip Recipe This is one of my favorite dip recipes. I’ve been making it for years, and have so many requests to share it. Here you go! It’s particularly festive around the holidays with a sprinkle of red and green (paprika and dill).
Southwest Egg Bake Here’s a great make-ahead breakfast recipe for Christmas morning. It’s easy to put together on Christmas eve, and pop in the oven Christmas morning. Plus, everyone will love it!