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Anytime Chocolate Fudge Balls

Chocolate-covered Katie is my absolute go-to when it comes to putting together a guilt-free sweet treat! She’s a foodie magician! These Anytime Chocolate Fudge Balls are no exception! Linked below. Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Sooooo good. Note: The link offers…

January 14, 2024
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Coconut Cake

I shared the STEAK, now time for the CAKE in my husband’s Steak & Cake birthday dinner request! For his birthday cake, I chose Ina Garten’s Coconut Cake! It is a big, beautiful cake fit for a special occasion! Details below. Rating: A- How…

September 18, 2023
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Coconut Macaroon Brownies

Two incredibly delicious worlds collided in these Coconut Macaroon Brownies from Food & Wine magazine! They were not light on the ingredients, but still pretty quick and easy to put together! There is an hour refrigeration required half-way through, but if you have time…

July 17, 2023
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Vegan Veggie Love Muffins

I love a good muffin I feel good about giving the kids or having myself as a breakfast or snack on the go. Daphne Oz offers healthier versions of everything in her The Happy Cook cookbook, and these Vegan Veggie Love Muffins are no…

March 5, 2023
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Christmas Cookies 2022

We had a very delicious holiday season! Lots of sweets, including this roundup of Christmas cookies! Enjoy my suggested modifications, commentary, and links below! Lacy Oatmeal Cookies – These weren’t my favorite lacy cookies ever. I’m not even sure which magazine I pulled the…

January 2, 2023
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Carrot Cake with White-Chocolate Frosting

What a spring treat! If you love a carrot cake, try out this Carrot Cake with White-Chocolate Frosting from Martha Stewart! (I added the colored coconut and Cadbury Mini eggs for an Easter effect!) Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: I need…

April 23, 2022
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Christmas Cookies 2021

I hope everyone had the happiest of holidays and enjoyed lots of tasty treats! Here’s a round up of my 2021 Christmas cookies! We enjoyed them throughout the holiday, and I boxed them up for family, friends, and our delivery men! Comment with your…

December 27, 2021
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Thanksgiving Dinner 2021

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m still very full and very thankful over here! We hosted a dinner indoors for the first time in almost two years! Last year, Thanksgiving was a lot of work, between going back and forth from the kitchen to the yard,, but…

November 26, 2021
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Walnut Energy Bars

I find energy bars a great healthy snack to have hanging around the refrigerator, as well as a great use of leftover ingredients. In this case, I had some old crystallized ginger I wanted out of my cabinets, so this recipe was perfect! Real…

May 1, 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