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The Best and Easiest Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce

I love caramel sauce and could literally eat it by the spoonful. Fortunately, or unfortunately depending on how you look at it, it’s fast and easy to make. I’ve tried lots of...

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Scones

After years of not being a scones fan, I’ve been converted. And if peanut butter, chocolate, and warm pastries can’t convert you, nothing will. My previous issues with scones are that...

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Strawberry Shortcake Smoothie

I’m in my glory now that strawberry season is in full effect. I have recipes for strawberry muffins, sweet rolls, cake, coffee cake, scones, pancakes, banana bread, smoothies and more. And there’s always room for...

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Soft and Fluffy Strawberry Banana Cake

I love the combination of strawberries and bananas, and had never put the two together into a cake. Now I can check strawberry banana cake off my culinary to-do list. The cake...

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Pistachio, Salted Caramel, and Oreo Dark Chocolate Bark

About six months ago I fell in love with pistachios. I was eating so many that my thumb got a blister on it from shelling so many. Note to self, buy the...

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Soft and Chewy Nutella White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cookies so soft that they literally melt in your mouth is the only way I want cookies. These cookies made with Nutella and two kinds of chocolate chips more than fit...

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Cocoa Crumble-Topped Chocolate Mocha Cake

I love crumble-topped cakes and muffins. And although I’ve never had or heard of a cocoa crumble, I made it. I was brainstorming about this cake on a long run (I’m...

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No-Bake Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bars

Move over Quaker Soft and Chewy Granola Bars. You can make these soft, chewy, vegan, gluten-free, and healthier DIY bars in 10 minutes. The recipe is adapted from my 2012 recipe for Peanut Butter...

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Tomato, Mozzarella, and Basil Quinoa Salad

Summertime and an abundance of fresh produce is my favorite time of year. And simple, healthy, refreshing, light dishes that take advantage of the season are the best. The salad is...

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Tropical Peach Pineapple Slushies

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere. I just know it. These slushies go down so easily and are the perfect summer refresher. Even though they’re a frozen drink, which are prone to being both skimpy...