Slumber Party Sweet Treats
Slumber parties are a time-honored tradition among teens. Along with the music, chatter, phoning, texting and late-night fun, you really must include a taste or two of something terrific to eat. Both of my recipes this month fit the bill. Make them ahead of time or include the prep time and cooking as a part of the evening’s activities. The coffee in the brownies is optional, but its inclusion offers a richer, more chocolaty finish to each and every bite.
> Quick Candy Bar Brownies
> Old-Fashioned Popcorn Balls
Heidi Billotto is a culinary expert who teaches cooking classes throughout Charlotte.