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Heart-Shaped Cherry Hand Pies

It’s Love Month! Enjoy a sweet treat with your valentines! These Heart-Shaped Cherry Hand Pies, from Savory Online, are SO easy and SO delicious. Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: A crisp outside and just the right amount of sweetness. We loved…

February 9, 2024
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Slow Cooker Pecan Monkey Bread

I started this Slow Cooker Pecan Monkey Bread, from Savory Online, early Christmas morning and it was ready by late morning for a perfect breakfast treat with our arriving guests. This was definitely a star dish of the day! Rating: A+ How to make…

January 1, 2024
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Cardamom Apple Crumble

Who has a ton of apples on their hands? After our trip to the orchard, I wanted to make something that used up a lot of them, was very easy, and tasted amazing! And, here it is! This Cardamom Apple Crumble makes for a…

October 24, 2023
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Vanilla Bean Clafoutis with Raspberries & Nectarines

This Vanilla Bean Clafoutis with Raspberries & Nectarines, from Good Housekeeping, might just be my new favorite sweet treat. Full disclosure: My kids did not appreciate the texture, even though I kept telling them it was like a crepe in pudding form. Whatever, more…

August 10, 2023
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Double Chocolate Almond Brownies

While I’m not gluten-free, I love a gluten-free brownie. They’re usually incredibly moist and I am definitely a center-cut girl. I thought I would love these Double Chocolate Almond Brownies from Blue Diamond! Rating: C+ How to make it an A+: They missed the…

August 10, 2023
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Chocolate-Oat-Date Bars

These Chocolate-Oat-Date Bars, from Real Simple, are my new sweet treat to gift! The puréed dates give the bars a brownie texture, and with the hints of chocolate, you’re not sure what you’re eating! This creative recipe is just delicious. Rating: A+ How to…

August 10, 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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Blueberry, Raspberry, and Lemon Loaf

This Blueberry, Raspberry, and Lemon Loaf, from AllRecipes, is a nice and simple cake that can be served any time of day! A brunch side, a cheeky breakfast, an afternoon snack, dessert–SURE! Why not. Rating: A How to make it an A+: This is…

July 9, 2023
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Red, White, and Blue Cornbread Trifle

After purchasing some blue cornmeal for another recipe, I decided to spin off my Mom Uptown Original Recipe for a Summer Cornbread Trifle with this Red, White, and Blue Cornbread Trifle! Let me know what you think! Recipe: Serves 8-10 Active Time: 45 minutes…

July 10, 2022
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Brooke’s Best Bombshell Brownies

Brooke’s Best Bombshell Brownies might just be my favorite brownie recipe EVER! Check out the AllRecipes link below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: They’re fantastic. The whole family loved! Find the Recipe Here.…

May 22, 2022