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Thursday Things

Time for this week’s Thursday Things: 1. Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day. It’s ironic that with all the chocolate-based recipes, desserts, and sweets on my blog that I’ve never posted...

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Macaroni and Cheese Baked Cheese Balls

I have a weakness for cheese and if it’s fried, even better. Growing up in Minnesota in the dairy heartland, and neighbor to the great cheese producing state of Wisconsin, I...

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Cinnamon Raisin English Muffin Bread with Cinnamon Sugar Butter

I used to fear making bread with yeast, worrying that it wouldn’t turn out and that I would just wind up wasting precious time, energy, and ingredients for all nothing. I’m...

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Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Oatmeal Skillet Cookie

I’ve been wanting to make a skillet cookie for oh, about 3 years, and finally did it. And boy, did I do it. This goes down as one of the best...

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15 Orange Recipes for Fall

October is such an orange month from the leaves turning, pumpkins everywhere, Halloween decorations, and all Thanksgiving preparations that are coming. Recipes in the fall tend to be heavily on the...

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Pina Colada Dip

I love it when I can drink a pina colada. Or eat one. This dip tastes remarkably like a pina colada and it takes two minutes to make, has three ingredients,...

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Thursday Things

Time for this week’s Thursday Things: 1. The Huffington Post named me as one of The Best Food Bloggers: HuffPost’s Top 10 Picks I’m honored to have been chosen. Some fellow...

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Roasted Carrot and Red Pepper Peanut Soup

Around this time every year I get the urge to turn on my oven, let the kitchen get nice and toasty, and roast up some vegetables. Then I got the urge...

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Whoopie!!! That’s what I want to say when I bite into one of these. Rich buttercream filling that’s sandwiched between two very soft and tender pumpkin cookies. It doesn’t get much...

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Winner of KitchenAid Stand Mixer + $200 Williams-Sonoma Gift Card Giveaway

Thank you to all of you who entered the Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies + KitchenAid Stand Mixer + $200 Williams-Sonoma Gift Card Giveaway I sincerely enjoyed reading each and every entry....