Spicy Deviled Eggs Recipe

Spicy Deviled Eggs on A Helicopter Mom

 In our family, we have several dishes and side dishes that are always included in special meals. Whether it’s a holiday dinner or large family celebration, those family favorites are always requested. But with Easter coming up, I’ve decided to put a little spin on some of the old favorites. Instead of the same plain… read more »

Super Easy Meatless Tacos #Recipe

Super Easy Meatless Tacos #Recipe

My family members all have very different preferences in food. My husband and one of my daughters love their foods spicy, while my eyes water just being near spicy foods. And although my husband would eat meat every meal if he could, my kids and I don’t eat as much of it. So it’s nice… read more »

15 Perfect Pies – Easy and Delicious Dessert

15 Perfect Pies - Easy and Delicious Desserts

  There’s something so comforting about pie, isn’t there?  It’s one of our favorite desserts at the holidays and always a special treat when homemade. Making pies might seem intimidating, but have no fear! I’ve rounded up 15 amazing pie recipes just for you. They’re all easy to make and wonderfully delicious to eat. Enjoy… read more »

Valentine Blondie Bars #Recipe #Desserts

Easy Valentine Blondie Bars - Perfect for Valentine's Day #recipe #desserts

  Valentine  Blondie Bars   INGREDIENTS 2/3 cup Butter 2 cup Brown Sugar 2 Egg 1 tsp Vanilla 1 tsp Baking Powder 1/4 tsp Baking Soda 2 cup Flour 1/4 tsp Salt 1/2 cup Chocolate Chips 1 cup Valentine M&M’s   DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350° Line a 9×13 Pan with parchment paper or spray… read more »

Valentine’s Day Candy Popcorn #Valentines #Treat #Recipe

Valentine's Day Candy Popcorn

 . Valentine’s Day Candy Popcorn . Ingredients . 5 cups popped Popcorn 1/4 cup Pink Candy Melting Chips 1/4 cup Red Candy Melting Chips 1/4 Valentine M&Ms . Directions . 1. Spread popped popcorn on baking sheet lined with wax paper. 2. Melt Pink Candy Chips for 30 seconds in microwave, stirring and repeating until… read more »

Coconut Meringue Cookies Recipe

Coconut Meringue Cookies

If you think that all sweeteners are the same, take a closer look at Monk Fruit in the Raw. Monk Fruit In The Raw is a zero-calorie sweetener made from the delicious, vine-ripened fruit of the South East Asian Monk Fruit. Unlike artificial tasting sweeteners, Monk Fruit In The Raw has the clean, sweet taste of sugar. Use Monk Fruit In The Raw… read more »

Best of 2013 – Favorite Recipes from A Helicopter Mom

Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

  Do you like to bake? I have a dear friend who has never, ever made a cake. Not even a box mix! Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve loved to bake. Whether I’m making a treat for the kids or working on a fabulous cake for a birthday, I’m happiest in the… read more »

30 Best Holiday Desserts #Christmas #Desserts #Holiday #Recipes

50 Best Holiday Desserts #Holiday #Christmas #Desserts #Recipe

50 Best Holiday Desserts . 1. Chocolate Peppermint Trifle at One Creative Mommy 2. Easy Mini Cherry Cheesecakes at A Helicopter Mom 3. Soft and Chewy Homemade Gingerbread Cookies at Surviving the Stores 4. Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Bites at Kids Fun Review 5. Nutella Cookie Truffles at A Helicopter Mom 6. Mini Chocolate and Peanut Butter… read more »

30 Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes – Recipes

Thanksgiving Side Dishes - Recipes

  Every year I am the one in charge of making Thanksgiving dinner for the family. I’m not a great chef, but I’ve never really just wanted to just cook a “traditional” Thanksgiving dinner. I like my dinner to stand out – I want to “wow” everyone that comes over.     With a few… read more »

Easy Vanilla Cupcakes with Mango Buttercream

Easy Vanilla Cupcakes with Mango Buttercream #Mangover

  . Easy Vanilla Cupcakes with Mango Buttercream . Ingredients . 1 15.25 ounce box vanilla cake mix 1 cup water 1/2 cup vegetable oil 3 eggs 2 large mangos, pitted, peeled and diced 2 1/2 sticks (10 ounces) unsalted butter, room temperature 5 cups powdered sugar 2 Tbsp white sparkling sugar sprinkles (optional)  .… read more »