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Lemon Raspberry Bundt Cake

Lemon Raspberry Bundt Cake

| October 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

With a sweet-tart glaze and a lightly sweetened crumb, this Lemon Raspberry Bundt Cake is perfect for everyday special moments. When Will was a baby, he fell in love with lemons. While we didn’t encourage him to eat them, whenever he’d spy a lemon wedge, he’d immediately ask for it. Often we said no, but […]

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Chocolate Caramel Toasted Coconut Turnovers

Chocolate Caramel Toasted Coconut Turnovers

| October 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

I was compensated for creating this scrumptious recipe for Chocolate Caramel Toasted Coconut Turnovers but all opinions are my own. Early this morning, in the predawn hours, my husband flipped the laundry just before leaving for work. Paige has a very early soccer game and needed her uniform washed and dried (thank you, dear child, […]

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Snickers Truffle Squares: Perfect for Game Day

Snickers Truffle Squares: Perfect for Game Day

| October 4, 2013 | 3 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. These quick and easy Snickers Truffle Squares are a perfect game day treat. Looking for a delicious chocolate dessert for game day that’s quick and […]

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Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies

Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies

| September 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

This quick and easy recipe for Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies was created for Betty Crocker. All opinions are my own. Will entered the third grade this year. It’s an important year academically — the one where the kids move into the kind of learning that leaves room for their own styles. For instance, […]

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Game Day Pumpkin Butterscotch Cake Shake

Game Day Pumpkin Butterscotch Cake Shake

| September 23, 2013 | 4 Comments

Hey, hey, it’s football season! No matter who you root for (and in our house, that means totally different teams), weekends from September through the biggest game of all in February mean football. Thankfully, even with our busy schedules, we can usually all come together to tune in for at least one of the games […]

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Pumpkin M&M Cookie Pie

Pumpkin M&M Cookie Pie

| September 4, 2013 | 3 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and its client. When Paige came downstairs this morning, she hopped a little on her feet. “Why is the floor so cold?” she quipped. Then she sat on […]

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Skinny Grilled Strawberry Banana Sundaes

Skinny Grilled Strawberry Banana Sundaes

| August 7, 2013 | 5 Comments

This quick and easy recipe for Skinny Grilled Strawberry Banana Sundaes is sponsored by Yoplait®. All opinions are my own. One summer when I was a teenager, we lived with my grandfather. We’d sold our house in a small New York city and were in the process of moving to the country. The town my […]

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Quick Double Chocolate Peppermint Mug Cake

Quick Double Chocolate Peppermint Mug Cake

| May 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

Sometimes, you just feel like a little cake. Especially chocolate cake. (Am I right or am I right?!?) And that’s when mug cakes come in so handy. They are fast, easy and tasty — and they totally take care of the cake craving. To make a mug cake, you stir together a few ingredients in […]

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Grilled Raspberry Cheesecake Turnovers

Grilled Raspberry Cheesecake Turnovers

| May 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

When my husband and I bought our house nearly nine years ago, one of the first things we did was to buy a shiny new grill — a good one. We were young and excited and spared no expense on our appliances or grill — and that’s something I am very glad for. We made […]

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Homemade Strawberry Lemonade Slushies

Homemade Strawberry Lemonade Slushies

| April 29, 2013 | 7 Comments

Once when I was a tween living in Poughkeepsie, New York, my family took a bike ride around our neighborhood with another family we were friends with. It was a cool spring day, and the blossoms were on the trees. Our friends had recently moved into the neighborhood, and — for me — it was […]

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