Category Archives: Desserts

Chocolate Scotcheroos


A scrumptious dessert with Rice Krispies, chocolate, peanut butter and butterscotch. Before measuring the corn syrup, coat your measuring cup with cooking spray — the syrup will pour easily out of the cup.   Recipe courtesy of Kellogg’s. Ingredients 1 cup … Continue reading

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S’mores Brownies


I think the name says it all! Yum! While this recipe can be made entirely by scratch, I am going to give you the shorter/quicker/easier version so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time outdoors enjoying summer & BBQ … Continue reading

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Cupcakes!


For those of you that don’t know me personally, I’ll fill you in on one of my passions… cupcakes. Specifically, mini-cupcakes (aka little cakes). I love making them about as much as I enjoy eating them. I recently made these marble cupcakes, … Continue reading

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Nectarines Poached in Lavender-Honey Syrup


Are you aware of the difference between nectarines and peaches? If not, here’s a little intel on them: Nectarines can be used in the same way as peaches, and may be considered as substitutes for peaches. The only difference between peaches … Continue reading

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Unbelievable Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Bars


I went back to work today after being out for four months due to back surgery. I knew I wanted to bring in a tasty treat for my co-workers, just to remind them how much they missed me 😉 I contemplated making one of … Continue reading

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Classic Lemon Bars


Recipe courtesy of Food Network Mag Ingredients Crust Vegetable oil, for greasing 2 sticks unsalted butter, diced 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup confectioner’s sugar, plus more for garnish 1/4 tsp salt Filling 4 … Continue reading

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Simply Sorbet


So, do you all know the difference between sorbet and sherbet? Sherbet contains milk or another fat, making it similar to ice cream. With that being said, obviously sorbet is great for people who are lactose-intolerant. And with just a small number … Continue reading

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Creamy Vanilla Cheesecake w/Caramel Topping


Love to indulge in the sweets, but feel guilty about the calories? You won’t with this recipe! A healthier, lower-calorie take on cheesecake 🙂 Ingredients 15 reduced-fat chocolate or vanilla wafer cookies, crushed (1/2 cup) (or graham crackers) 2 pkgs … Continue reading

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