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Red Velvet Cupcakes … the sweet simple way

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Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing … a favorite for so many people. I love cream cheese icing … can you see the flecks of vanilla bean in the photo above?  I love, love, love it :) Now, true … Continue reading

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Only 3 days left until Halloween!

I can’t believe that October has come … and is almost gone!  All the other holidays will be here before we know it.  Time sure does fly when you are having fun!  I certainly have had fun sharing my ideas with you … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

Peanut butter cupcakes + peanut butter frosting = one happy hubby!  But I made these cupcakes for his brother’s birthday … and he was happy. I made a few small adjustments to this recipe, but do not remember where it … Continue reading

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Cheesecake Bars with Sugar Cookie Crust

Summer time is birthday time for our family.  In a five-week span we celebrate the following birthdays … my hubby (the peanut butter addict), son #2, son #3, one nephew, one brother-in-law, one sister-in-law and mine!   My two sons’ birthdays … Continue reading

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Sweet Slider Cupcakes

Sliders … teeny weenie hamburgers … on cupcakes?  My sliders aren’t hamburgers at all … but I’m sure you knew that.  They are made with Nilla Wafers, York peppermint patties and candy coating.  The cupcakes … well, it is summer … Continue reading

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Topless S’mores Bars

Do s’mores need graham crackers on the top and bottom?  I have been wanting to make a s’mores creation for some time … but I really wanted to see the golden marshmallow … the result is what you see … topless s’more … Continue reading

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Creamy Lemon Ice

In celebration of the first day of summer I made my first batch of lemon ice … cold, sweet, creamy and fat-free!  I have had this recipe for many years … it calls for half-and-half … wonderfully creamy half-and-half … … Continue reading

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Pancakes … that will melt in your mouth

Pancakes … or should I call them “mancakes”  for Father’s  Day?  I made these for Sunday breakfast a few days ago and will probably make them again on Sunday, Father’s Day.  Pancakes are the most requested breakfast by my hubby … … Continue reading

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Favorite Peanut Butter Cookies

It is no secret that peanut butter is a favorite in my home … after all, I married The Peanut Butter Addict …  he is also a cookie monster, but not blue and furry … and we have three cookie monster … Continue reading

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Spicy Salty Sweet Pecans

I like to give gifts that are useful … or edible.  I found this recipe on Martha Stewart’s website http://www.marthastewart.com/recipe/spiced-pecan-hostess-gift  There is even a link to print out recipe cards that I attached to my bag of pecans.  http://images.marthastewart.com/images/content/web/pdfs/pdf3/tvs8847_spicedpecans.pdf One … Continue reading

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