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Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

A couple months ago, long after the Easter Bunny hopped his way through our home, I found that we still had an abundance of candy (namely peanut butter cups) left over.  It seemed like a crying shame to throw the … Continue reading

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Lemon Poke Cake

This year we switched it up a little when it came to Easter dessert.  Instead of serving our traditional fare of brownies, fruit salad, etc, we looked for a couple of new recipes to try.  One of those new recipes … Continue reading

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How to Bake Bacon

Oh, Bacon! I have such a love-hate relationship with bacon. The Love – tasty, finger lickin’, oh-so-good The Hate – messy, greasy, grease spattering EVERYWHERE, house reeking of bacon for days Probably my biggest pet peeve about bacon is the … Continue reading

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How to Make a Piping Bag – Without the Mess

My attempt at making hot cocoa spoon stirrers the other day almost ended before it really began.  As I melted my first batch of chocolate in the microwave, I quickly became aware that I needed at least three hands to … Continue reading

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Christmas Sugar Cookies

It has been several years since I made Christmas cookies, and on a whim I decided that Lily Bean and I should attempt them this year.  I found this simple sugar cookie recipe and we set to work! Makes: 3-5 … Continue reading

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