The Traveling Sisterhood: Do You Want to Build a Snowman... with Mrs. Freshley's Donuts?!

Sunday, January 29

Do You Want to Build a Snowman... with Mrs. Freshley's Donuts?!


The kids and I had so much fun with this edible winter DIY! We couldn't help breaking into song every now and then as they made their snowmen.... especially after seeing a Frozen play! Mrs. Freshley's had some great recipe ideas--this is only one of 3 featuring some of their yummiest desserts. Read on for more!

Mrs. Freshley's Frosty Donuts
Ingredients
  • 1 Family Pack of Mrs. Freshley's Powdered Sugar Mini Donuts
  • 1 bag Candy Corn
  • 1 bag mini chocolate chips
  • 1 bag mini candy coated chocolate pieces
  • Peppermint sticks
  • Red licorice
  • White icing
Directions
  • Press the large end of the candy corn into the center of one donut.
  • Use white icing to adhere the mini chocolate chips to the donut for the snowman's eyes and mouth.
  • Stack three donuts and apply the candy coated chocolate pieces for buttons.
  • Place the donut with the snowman's face on top of the three stacked donuts.
  • Insert two peppermint sticks for the snowman's arms and use a piece of red licorice for the snowman's scarf

Mrs. Freshley's Merry Berry Honey Bun Trifle

Ingredients
  • 10 Mrs. Freshley's Honey Buns
  • 1 Pint strawberries, hulled and cut into thick slices.
  • 2 Pints raspberries
  • 3/4 C. sugar
  • 3 tsp. vanilla extract
  • Whipped topping
Directions
  • Cut the Honey Buns into bite sized pieces, put aside.
  • Mix strawberries, raspberries, sugar and vanilla extract in medium bowl. 
  • Layer Honey Buns in glass serving dish, followed by berry mixture, then whipped topping.
  • Repeat layers until serving dish is full.
  • Refrigerate for at least one hour before serving.
Mrs. Freshley's Holiday Donut Sticks

Ingredients
  • 1 Multipack of Mrs. Freshley's Donut Sticks
  • 2 C. of melting chocolate
  • Holiday sprinkles
Directions
  • Melt chocolate according to package directions. 
  • Dip each Donut Stick halfway into bowl of melted chocolate until fully coated.
  • Garnish with holiday sprinkles and let cool.
Special thanks to the wonderful people at Mrs. Freshley's for providing us with these goodies to review!

51 comments:

  1. Nancy6:47 AM

    This is a cute way for kids who live in warmer areas to get in on a "snowman building" activity.

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  2. Nancy6:53 AM

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  3. I don't know if it's because it's morning time but donuts Sound awesome!! Also love the idea of playing with your food lol

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  4. Commented on recent postings :)

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  5. Shared on my pinterest


    http://pin.it/tGeerfl

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  6. Shared via FB :)

    https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10157907535335257&id=676015256

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  7. Would love to try Mrs. Mrs. Freshley's! I love the idea of the Mrs. Freshley's Holiday Donut Sticks with the melting chocolate! Yum!

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  8. Shared on twitter: https://mobile.twitter.com/saverang/status/812041359829987328

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  9. I would really love the Mrs. Freshley's Merry Berry Honey Bun Trifle! It looks so tasty!
    I am also a subscriber.
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  10. I shared on twitter
    https://twitter.com/macdrap50/status/812089289932754946
    twinkle at optonline dot net

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  11. The snowmen are adorable and would look really cute on the dessert table.

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  12. No shortage of snow here in MN! I love the creativity and imagination in the recipes.

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  13. I shared on Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/6966574404621207/
    twinkle at optonline dot net

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  14. What an adorable and yummy craft!

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  15. Oh those snowmen are so cute! Our little one would love making those! What a great idea!

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  16. I shared on G+
    https://plus.google.com/u/0/116898551476099580083/posts/aR4PoU68hWC?sfc=true
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  17. Donuts are one of my food groups!!

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  18. The donut sticks sound like they'd be great with some tea!

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  19. Oh yum! These look amazing!

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  20. Omigosh- these look so good! Though I'd have to sub something for the honey buns (I'm allergic to cinnamon). Maybe some plain glazed doughnuts...

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  21. Have never tried these, but they sure look yummy.

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  22. The merry berry honey bun truffle recipe sounds really delicious.

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  23. My son loves the donuts and my granddaughters would have fun making the snowman.

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  24. What an adorable and yummy craft!

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  25. Dena Stewart10:24 AM

    I'm glad other people think of these cute ideas, I apparently have no imagination. haha

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  26. My kids would love making the donut snowmen!

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  27. https://twitter.com/h_n_b_breyer/status/814148318574034946

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  28. I would love to make those doughnut sticks with the crushed peppermint on them.

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  29. These look delicious.

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  30. Such creative and fun ideas!

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  31. Looks great! Thanks!!

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  32. This. Can be fun for the whole family

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  33. That trifle looks so tasty!

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  34. These are the cutest ideas. My girls love crafty things and donuts!

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  35. These are so adorable! I love holiday cooking.

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  36. Yummy! This recipe sounds delicious and would be so fun for the kids to help make! :)

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  37. Would love to try Mrs. Freshley's.

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  38. Love the recipe ideas, my kids would have fun making them.

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  39. This is great it will keep my kids busy

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  40. Looks like a lot of fun to have on a snow day! I shared on FB https://www.facebook.com/clair.freebie/posts/1453052791402325

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  41. I wanna make that trifle

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  42. Taylor Campbell11:53 AM

    Love this! I've never tried Mrs. Freshley's Donuts, but I sure would like to try putting together some of these delicious recipes!

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  43. Taylor Campbell11:58 AM

    Shared on pinterest as well! @Lilthingzinlife :D

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  44. Our kids love these on the weekend, we do too.

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  45. I did leave a blog comment on: The Ultimate Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide! Affordable, Unique Things You Can Find In Town
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  46. I love the idea of the chocolate with the donut sticks! Yum! Thanks for the chance!

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  47. Love this! What a cute use of Mrs. Freshley's donuts!

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  48. Love this! What a cute use of Mrs. Freshley's donuts!

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