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Apple-Cranberry Pie

Sure, an apple pie is classic, but I like to balance out the sweetness with a little tart. And what is more festive this time of year than cranberries?! I also give a nod to my grandmother’s favorite pie addition–tapioca pearls–for the perfect thickening…

November 27, 2019
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Elvis’s Peanut Butter and Bacon Pancakes

Elvis was rumored to love a peanut butter, bacon, and banana sandwich, so to pay tribute to the King (for no apparent reason) I’ve put together these Elvis’s Peanut Butter and Bacon Pancakes! Candied, spicy bacon, honey butter caramelized bananas, and Nestlé Toll House…

November 17, 2019
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Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

All of these Nestlé Toll House Morsels are making my wheels turn! What better flavor to represent my favorite cooking season than pumpkin?! Pumpkin combined with chocolate–yes, please! Here is my super-moist, Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Bread. Enjoy for dessert, breakfast, snack time…whenever! Rating: A+…

November 8, 2019
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Cookie Dough Cones

I didn’t want to mess with the beauty of the new Nestlé Toll House Unicorn Morsels, so I started brainstorming dessert ideas that would feature the pops of color and sweetness as a tasty garnish. I came up with these Cookie Dough Cones after…

October 27, 2019
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Poached Eggs over Red Pepper Potato Patties

After withholding from delicious runny eggs all through my pregnancy, I’m definitely making up for that time off now! My Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Poached Eggs over Red Pepper Potato Patties offers big flavor potato cakes that soak up the runny yolks just…

October 19, 2019
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Butterscotch S’mores Pudding Cups

Who doesn’t love the taste of S’mores? Seriously, show me someone that doesn’t love the combination of chocolate, marshmallow and graham crackers? Make it a refreshing pudding version, I’m there. Add a butterscotch layer for good measure, and off to dessert heaven we go. So,…

September 26, 2019
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Banana Espresso Bread

When I was invited to develop some recipes for Nestlé Toll House, my wheels immediately started turning thinking of all the chocolate chip goodies I wished were out there. But, did you know Nestlé isn’t just about your basic chocolate grades? The possibilities are…

September 11, 2019
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Chicken Curry Tacos

Mom Uptown Original Recipe, coming through! Ugh, can you tell that I have a toddler that loves Daniel Tiger and his trolley? Coming through, seriously? Anyway, while my writing may be simple, these Chicken Curry Tacos are anything but!  Forget Mexican-seasoned protein inside a tortilla. It is…

September 9, 2019
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Ambrosia Cloud Cupcakes

Here’s another Mom Uptown Original Recipe for you! These Ambrosia Cloud Cupcakes pay tribute to the old-school, grandma’s house, family picnic, kid’s favorite/very questionable side dish: Ambrosia Salad! The cupcake version offers a light vanilla cake with all of the Ambrosia staples piled on top!…

August 4, 2019