Yes! Even our part of Texas got to participate in the great Snow-Fest 2011. Delight! We were blessed with a snow day last Tuesday.
With my snow pajamas on, I decided to make homemade marshmallows Monday night....in hopes of having a snow day on Tuesday. And it totally happened! Woo hoo! The marshmallows were a sticky mess in my mixer but oh so worth the effort. The recipe is from Alton Brown. Click here for the link.
Here is a glimpse of the homemade marshmallow-y goodness.
While I cut them into squares, the girls made Paula Dean's homemade hot chocolate. Oh my merciful heaven, it is a wonderful recipe. A warm cup of chocolate delight. Here is Paula's fabulous recipe.
Mr. Incredible is not a huge fan of smores...until now! I'm telling you, the homemade marshmallows are the bomb!
Hannah wore this hat all day long. I thought she was pretty cute making smores:
Look at all of the deliciousness. Unlike store bought marshmallows, homemade marshmallows take half the time to roast and the sugar caramelizes perfectly. They are crispy on the outside and ooey-gooey on the inside.