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Crock Pot Pazookie Recipe

Spring is in the air! The snow and ice have gone and we can finally put aside our bulky coats and gloves. Now that the weather is warming up we can celebrate by reveling in the warmth of the sun. What better way to celebrate than with this deliciously gooey recipe for Crock Pot Pazookie?… [Continue Reading]

Crock Pot Pazookie Recipe

Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

  Finding healthy snacks and deserts can be such a pain. No one likes to have to sacrifice their sweet cravings for healthy, tasteless options. When I started hunting around for recipes to use that are healthy and packed with sweet tooth satisfying goodness, I was surprised to find a treasure trove of healthy yet… [Continue Reading]

Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins for Yummy Treat!

  Bakery style muffins are simply the best! There is something about those big puffy delightful muffins that make them taste oh so good! For breakfast or an afternoon treat with coffee, you just can’t beat them. While I love all flavors, my very favorite are Chocolate Chip Muffins. A big puffy Chocolate Chip Muffin… [Continue Reading]

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins

Homemade Cheese Sauce Recipe

  Whether you’re trying to jazz up a bowl of steamed veggies, looking for the perfect dip for your dunkable snacks at your upcoming gathering or just trying something new, I can’t think of anything better to recommend than this recipe for Homemade Cheese Sauce. I love it on fresh steamed broccoli and it makes… [Continue Reading]

Easy Homemade Cheese Sauce Recipe

Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

  If you have an overactive sweet tooth and have been looking for a substitute for that plain Jane Hersey’s bar you’ve been nibbling on, then I’ve got just the recipe you need. Butter Pecan Cupcakes are fairly easy to whip up if you’ve got a bit of time. While you are making them, just… [Continue Reading]

Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

  Nothing quite says summer like a batch of fresh picked Strawberries. Every year when I was a kid my family and I would head to our local strawberry picking fields and after a long day of picking we’d take our haul home with us to sort through and find the best ones. We loved… [Continue Reading]

33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe & Tutorial

  As much of a fan as I am of cake based desserts, I think it’s safe to say that I’m also a huge fan of the frosting on top as well. Be it chocolate, vanilla, strawberry or anything in between, I’m a frosting gal all the way. I had the chance recently to try… [Continue Reading]

Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe

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