Merry Christmas

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas from Aruba! I hope you’re spending the day with family and loved ones, unwrapping presents, and making sure there are no leftover Christmas cookies. Wouldn’t...

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Nutella Brownie Truffle Bites

Truffles are so good but they’re a pain to make. These sliceable bites provide the richness of a fudgy brownie crossed with the decadence of a truffle, minus any tedious rolling...

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Two Vegan Cookbooks Giveaway

One lucky reader will win a copy of each the following two books: Book 1: Terry Hope Romero’s latest book, Vegan Eats World: 300 International Recipes for Savoring the Planet “Award-winning...

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Vanilla and Chocolate Stevia Giveaway

SweetLeaf wants to share two bottles of their SweetDrops with one lucky reader. SweetLeaf® Liquid Stevia Sweet Drops™, made with stevia leaf extract and natural flavors, can be added to foods...

Friday Things

Time for an installment of Friday Things: 1. We went on a Sunset Sail a few days ago. With sunsets, you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all, right. I liked the...

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Creamy Tomato Soup

Creamy tomato soup is a favorite of mine. So are wholesome and hearty recipes that I can whip off in no time. Five key ingredients and five minutes later, and I...

Biscoff Marshmallow Chocolate Bars from | @Averie Sunshine {Averie Cooks}

Biscoff Marshmallow Chocolate Bars

My grandma used to make bars like these but she used pink and green marshmallows. And she used peanut butter, but I went with Biscoff, twice.  These bars come together in...

Nutella Cinnamon Rolls from @Averie Cooks {Averie Sunshine}

Nutella Cinnamon Rolls with Vanilla Glaze

There are times to make cinnamon rolls that are ready to go in four or five hours. And there are other times to make cinnamon rolls that are ready to go...

Funfetti Cake Batter Blondies from @Averie Sunshine {Averie Cooks}

Funfetti Cake Batter Blondies

I think Funfetti gets its name because it just tastes fun. And blondies that taste like cake batter are pretty fun, too. The recent tragedy that’s been all over the news...

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Handmade Luxury Chocolate Giveaway

 I love intense, smooth, bold, rich and luxurious chocolates and the new Revel Chocolates from Lake Champlain Chocolates celebrate flavor with creative pairings. Each handmade piece reveals a dreamy-smooth ganache paired...