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Nutella Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookies {Gluten Free}

February 10, 2014
Nutella Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookies {Gluten Free}

This is not at all what I planned to share with you this morning.  Not even close. Despite what it might look like around here sometimes, I’ve had a really healthy start to the year and this weekend was no exception (well, minus that very necessary cheeseburger on Friday night).  I was all set to […]

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Baked Double Chocolate Toasted Coconut Doughnuts

January 27, 2014
Baked Double Chocolate Toasted Coconut Doughnuts

I know what’s going through your head right now.  Well, at least some of your heads.  And before you start thinking – ‘what on earth is she doing talking about chocolate doughnuts…..wait, no….Double Chocolate Toasted Coconut Doughnuts in January?!?!?!  What about the New Years resolutions and the diets?!?!’ – hear me out for two minutes. […]

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Chocolate Crackle Cookies

December 18, 2013
Chocolate Crackle Cookies

So, we’re one week out from Christmas…have you had your fill of cookies? Confession…I came reeeeeally close to cookie burnout last weekend!  Not making them, but eating them.  Oh, heavens!  I definitely pushed the limited on how many Christmas cookies I can eat in a sitting…..it was not pretty. Thankfully, I managed to rally and I’m […]

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Peppermint OREO Cookie Balls

December 2, 2013
Peppermint OREO Cookie Balls

This post was sponsored by OREO, but, as always, all opinions are 100% my own. I was kind of sad when I picked my way through the very last of the Thanksgiving leftovers this weekend.  Until five minutes later when I was rocking out to Christmas tunes and diving head first into all things butter, […]

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60+ Recipes Using Leftover Halloween Candy

October 30, 2013
Leftover Halloween Candy Roundup

Happy Halloween (one day early)! Wondering what to do with all that leftover Halloween candy?  I’ve got 60+ sweet ideas to help you out! Peanut Butter Cup Brownies Take Five Candy Bar Brownies from Noble Pig Kit Kat Butterscotch Brownies from Dinner Dishes and Dessert Candy Bar Brownies from Miss in the Kitchen Everything Brownies from Nutmeg […]

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Pumpkin Pie Truffles

October 16, 2013
pumpkin pie truffles

The truffles are everything you love about pumpkin pie cheesecake covered in a dark chocolate shell I just started going to Bikram yoga again.  And by that I mean, last night was my second class back.  I’ve been planning my return for months.  I bought a package of classes back in May with hopes of […]

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Brown Butter Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

September 23, 2013
brown butter pumpkin choc chip bread

Start your week on the right foot with Brown Butter Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread. You know how they say breakfast is the most important meal, and how it sets the tone for the rest of your day.  I don’t know about you, but I certainly believe it.  I also think that how Monday plays out […]

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#IceCreamWeek: Dark Chocolate Cookies and Cream Ice Cream

August 14, 2013
Dark Chocolate Cookies & Cream ICe Cream

Rich and creamy dark chocolate ice cream loaded with bits of crushed cookie in every bite. Welcome to #IceCreamWeek! Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Jen of Juanita’s Cocina have teamed up with more than 20 of their blog friends to bring you a week full of ice cream treats, including a special ice […]

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S’mores Brownie Sundaes

July 17, 2013
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Let’s forget that it’s bikini season, and dive into an absolutely indulgent, ohh-mmmm-geee-worthy dessert.  Are you with me? S’mores…total summer essential.  Ice cream…an even bigger summer essential.  Brownies…forget summer essential, these are an all the time essential. Are you seeing where I’m going with this?  These three are joining forces for the ultimate summer dessert….S’mores […]

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Heart Shaped Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Ganache

February 11, 2013
Heart Shaped Sandwich Cookies with Chocolate Ganache

Homemade gifts are always my favorite.  To me, they feel more personal, thoughtful and like they come with an extra bit of love.  So this year I’m surprising my Valentine with a box of homemade heart-shaped sandwich cookies. This special treat has a thick layer of rich, chocolate ganache sandwiched between two pink, heart-shaped almond sugar […]

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