Frosted candy topped cookie bars

Cookie Friday : Frosted candy topped cookie bars

Happy Friday ! It’s the end of  another busy week. I had a rough one so, I can’t wait to kick back. {with a beer or something stronger}I know I will only get the leftovers of these cookie bars.  I make them with M&M’s  salt and sweet snack mix. { It has pretzels, M&M’s and peanuts.  If you haven’t tried this snack mix before shame on you. It’s very addictive, they also have shortbread mix, which I love.  This recipe is a fun recipe for the kids, but I can’t stop munching on them.

Pan size: 9×13
Bake: 350
Bake Time: 12-19 mins
Overall Time: about. 1 hour – 20-25 mins


3/4 cup of butter
1 package of cream cheese {3oz.}
1 cup of sugar
2 3/4 cup of flour
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon of baking soda
1/2 teaspoon of salt
1 cup of powdered sugar
1 8 oz. bag of m&m’s salty and sweet snack mix
1 cup of frosting any kind or flavor
1 cup of chocolate chips

The snack mix has pretzels, m&m’s and peanuts

1. cream together, butter, cream cheese, and sugars in large bowl, mix until fluffy . In med bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt.
Add dry ingredients to cream batter. Stir until soft dough foams.
Chill for 30 mins.

2. Preheat oven at 350. Lightly spray 9×13 pan. 

3.Place chill dough in pan. Sprinkle chocolate chips over cookie dough and bake for 14-20 mins or until light golden brown.

4.Take out and place on cooling rack for 20-30 mins.

5.Frost with 1 cup of frosting, then sprinkle m&m snack mix over frosting. And it’s ready to serve .

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