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Below you will find the recipes from the items I made on the show today with Dave.
And to all my regular readers, Thanks again for visiting and for all of your support!


1 Package Instant Chocolate Pudding

2 cups Milk(for Pudding preparation)
1 Package Cream Filled Chocolate Cookies
1 8oz tub Whipped Topping(thawed)
Toppings of you choice, like Gummy worms, pumpkin candies, Ghost Peeps..etc
Prepare pudding per package
Fold whipped topping into prepared pudding
Process cookies in food processor
Layer the cookie mixture and pudding mixture in clear cups
Top with cookie mixture for the “dirt”
Chill the cups for 5-10 minutes
Decorate the tops as you wish
Chill until ready to serve


View the recipe for the Oreo Turkeys HERE


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    Zoe Francois says:

    These are so adorable! My kids will love them.

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    What fun looking treats Leslie and again, Congrats! šŸ™‚

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    Leslie!! Congrats to you!! That is awesome… Love the turkeys! Keep up the GREAT work!

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    VeggieGirl says:

    Leslie, you were made for television :0)

    Loooove those Dirt Cups and Oreo Turkeys!!

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    Leslie, did you do a guest segment on the Daytime sight? If so, congrats and give us the link so we can see that too!

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    noble pig says:

    So cute! My kids love dirt cups!

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    these are so cool!!! i absolutely cannot wait for halloween

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    i really want to see it… so excited for you… and yup, pls do send us a link… love your halloween goodies, so creative of you… šŸ™‚

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    Looks great, Leslie!!!

  10. 10

    Cute little festive treats! My boys would love me forever if I made those dirt cups!

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    I LOVE the oreo turkeys. I agree with veggiegirl even though I can’t see your show, you were made for television.

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    I love these dirt cups, totally making them for the kiddos!

    Congrats on the Daytime segment!!

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    what a fun and festive treat!

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    Les, an award is waiting for you at my place… šŸ™‚

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    Absolutely adorable, Leslie!
    Please, post the link to the segment!
    I’d love to watch!

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    Cute! šŸ™‚

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    RecipeGirl says:

    Nice! We made those turkeys one year for Thanksgiving place settings! Hope it was fun šŸ™‚

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    Leslie, my kid loves dirt [G]
    And I know we’d all love your treats, as they look frighteningly delicious!

    BTW, it looks like you survived the taping; I hope you had a ball!

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    Congrats! These are great kids ideas.

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    Kristy - Where's My Damn Answer says:

    I wasn’t around to catch it (damn youth sports take up ALL the time these days) … is there a link for us to check it out yet?

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    Oh, I haven’t thought of dirt cups in ages since my kids were little!

    Thanks for the memory!

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    You are very welcome. they are a fun treat!

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    I just had to let you know that I made the Oreo turkeys for my daughters preschool dessert auction and they were the hit of the night! They actually sold for more money then some of the fancy cakes and tarts. šŸ™‚ Thanks so much for having such a great blog!

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    My Sweet & Saucy says:

    These are too much fun! They turned out fabulous!

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    Zesty Cook says:

    Leslie – Love this post. I am new to your blog but I am now a regualr reader for sure. I just watched all your videos… too funny… love it.

    keep up the great work.


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    I just made the chocolate pudding cups last week. I make them every Halloween they are so cute and easy.

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    Culinarywannabe says:

    Oh I’m in love with the oreo turkeys!!

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    Clumbsy Cookie says:

    Are they gonna put it on the website? I would love to watch it! Both these treats are so cool, forget about the kids, I’ll eat the dirt gladly!

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    Cathy - wheresmydamnanswer says:

    Love the dirt so adorable!!! Congratulations on your new gig that is so wonderful!!

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    What a fun find thanks to my dear bloggin’ friend, Marysol. You gals are not only talented but lovely!

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    She’s famous!!

    Now I can say I knew you when…

    It is no surprise you will be a success after getting to know you a bit and seeing all of your creations on here. Best wishes to you and congratulations on your first segment.

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    Fun idea for Halloween and congrats on your TV venture! I’m sure you were amazing!

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    Darn it!
    I missed the segment.
    Is there anyway you could post a link or show it on you tube?
    Those treats are adorable!
    Keep up the good work.
    Love checking out your blog!

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    What fun! Love the turkeys.

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    justusseven says:

    Glad I found you blog! Love it! I linked this post: http://momsbyheart.blogspot.com/2008/10/best-of-blogosphere.html

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    Oh I love me some dirt! Congrats on the TV gig! I wish we got that program here in Northwest Ohio!

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    bren@flanboyanteats says:

    i love this. i don’t have kids of my own, but have 8 nephews and nieces that would thoroughly enjoy these! will me making for them next week!!

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    Becky Gallegos says:

    What a great idea! I am always looking for fun things to as a family! Thanks for the great idea! I posted pictures on my blog, you should check them out.

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    The three of us spent last the weekend bonding over marzipan gruesomes. We made worms so a dirt cup is definitely on the agenda.

    Hurry back; I miss you!

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    cute cute stuff there

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    Amazing ideas. Thanks for Sharing…