Espresso candy cups (I found them at the Dollar Tree)In a microwave safe bowl, combine the chocolate chips, Mocha spread, and butter. Microwave for 1 minute and stir. The mixture will be very thick. Stir in the shortening and heat for another 30 seconds and stir.
the cereal in a large bowl. Pour the chocolate mixture over the top and gently stir in. Place the powdered sugar in a plastic bag. Spoon the chex mixture into the bag. Shake until everything is coated. Spread out on a wax paper lined tray and let set. Sprinkle with the espresso cups. Store in a sealed container for a week. Makes 9 cups snack mix.
You guys. Ugh… this gestational diabetes is killing me this month. Not only is it Valentine's Day and not I have to miss out on all those delicious chocolates that are floating around this time of year… but it's also my birthday month and I can't even indulge in some birthday cake or treats like these gorg red velvet cookies