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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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Blueberry Tea Cake

There is nothing better than a cheeky breakfast or snack cake hanging around over the weekend. I loved the concept of this Blueberry Tea Cake from Daphne Oz, but it fell a little flat. Details below. Rating: B How to make it an A+:…

April 23, 2023
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Herby Pumpkin Seeds

I had to try out a savory seed recipe this jack-o-lantern season! I chose Martha Stewart Living’s Herby Pumpkin Seeds, and, boy, are they tasty! Details below on this fall snack! Rating: A How to make it an A+: So good. My husband has…

October 30, 2020
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Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix

I’m always on a salty-sweet kick! And if nuts can make a good trail mix, why not pumpkin seeds?! I put together this super-simple Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix in just minutes! Details below Makes 1.5 Cups Active Time: <5 minutes  Total Time: <5 minutes…

October 30, 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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Blueberry-Buttermilk Muffins

Sundays are for baking! Especially on a rainy one like today! Give your weekend a boost with these Blueberry-Buttermilk Muffins from Real Simple magazine! Details below. Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: These are tasty, but I am not a lemon-zest-in-my-blueberry-muffins kind…

August 16, 2020
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Chunky Banana Bran Muffins

Looking for a high-fiber snack on the go? Try these Chunky Banana Bran Muffins from Ina Garten. They’re great when I’m on the move, perfect for an afternoon coffee break, and extra-tasty when served under Greek yogurt, strawberries and honey for a breakfast at…

July 18, 2020
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Make-Ahead Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

Okay, these Make-Ahead Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars from Real Simple magazine, are WAY. TOO. GOOD. I’ve unfortunately found a way to justify them as a breakfast, snack, and dessert, oh well. They are reasonably healthy if you ignore all the butter. I used the…

April 25, 2020
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Banana Bread

I love, love, love this bread. I’ve actually made it twice in a very short period of time. While the jury is still out on the Magnolia Table cookbook (some recipes are unhealthy messes), this Banana Bread is great. Details below! Rating: A+ How…

April 2, 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