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Spiced Pumpkin Toffee Apple Cake

Well, this isn’t a quick one, but it sure is tasty! Tesco Magazine’s Spiced Pumpkin Toffee Apple Cake sure is a festive fall show-stopper! Details below! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: The actual cake is delicious, but the apples are a…

October 24, 2021
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Apple Fritter Bread

Apple season is in full swing over here! We are baking up a storm with all the apples we brought home from the orchard. While this Apple Fritter Bread, from Better Homes & Gardens, doesn’t use up many, it’s still a great treat to…

October 17, 2021
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Baked Apple Cider Donuts

Is it even fall if you don’t go apple picking and indulge in some apple cider donuts? Well, I was not impressed with our donuts from the orchard this year, so I had to make my own to satisfy my yearly craving! These Baked…

October 10, 2021
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Thanksgiving Dinner

I’ve made several Thanksgiving meals, and I have to say, this one might have been my best! There really wasn’t a bad dish in the bunch! I made a couple of old faithfuls, but since I love to try new things, I experimented with…

November 28, 2020
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Baked Apple Chips

The girls were eating the orchard apples faster than I could bake with them, but I did get to sneak away a bunch for a couple new recipes. First up, these Baked Apple Chips from Whole Foods. They take a few hours, but they…

October 11, 2020
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100 Quarantine-Friendly Meal Ideas

Okay, here we go! 100 Quarantine-Friendly Meal Ideas! What does this mean? I’m offering food inspiration so you do not get stuck in the same meat and potatoes rut during this CRAZY time in the world. I would have never believed I would ever…

March 22, 2020
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Baby Apple Banana Oat Muffins

I didn’t want to go to a playdate at a friend’s house empty-handed today, but I needed to make sure whatever I made was kid-friendly by today’s standards. That meant no nuts, and MINIMAL sugar. I was a strict no-sugar under two parent, and…

February 19, 2020
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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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Rhubarb & Apple Oat-Nut Crumbles

  The post-apple picking recipes are still going strong over here! These Rhubarb & Apple Oat-Nut Crumbles can be made as one big dish (see picture) and are perfect for a simple dessert or a special breakfast! Recipe below!   Rating: A+   How to make…

October 8, 2019
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Fresh Apple Coffee Cake

  To finish off a fall lunch, I opted for this Fresh Apple Coffee Cake, from The Perfect Recipe Baking Book.  With a ton of apples from apple picking, I looked for something more unique than your basic pie. Coffee cake as a daytime treat is…

October 5, 2019