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Homemade Twix Bars

  From the author of Treat Yourself:  The Twix was my go-to candy bar, my movie companion, my lunchtime fascination, my trade-anything-for-it Halloween treat. When the mini-Twix came out, long after I became an adult who no longer had the metabolism to eat them daily, I thought them heaven sent, even though their arrival meant [...]

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Blonde Macaroons

  These are incredibly easy to make and are amazing when dipped in Chocolate. Eating them straight out of the dehydrator is the raw version of eating cookies straight out of the oven . . . Betcha can’t eat just one! Print Blonde Macaroons Yield: 12 macaroons Ingredients3/4 cup cashews, not soaked 1 1/2 cups [...]

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Key Lime Pie

  This is the classic, staple dessert of Florida. There is only one way to make it and this is it. Print Key Lime Pie Serving Size: Serves 8–10 Ingredients1 ¼ cups graham cracker crumbs ¼ cup granulated sugar ½ cup butter, melted 6 egg yolks Two 300 ml cans sweetened condensed milk (2 ½ [...]

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These Recipes Will Make You Feel Like You’re Spending April in Paris

  It’s April. And we hear that April in Paris is the most romantic place at the most romantic time. And while we may not be able to whisk you away for a lovely vacation, we can help you recreate a bit of the feeling in your own kitchen. And what’s better for romance than [...]

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8 Easter Desserts that Will Make You Hop with Joy

  Easter is just around the corner, so you’re going to want to stock up on sugar, eggs and flour… STAT! Especially after you finish scrolling through this post. There are lots of yummy dessert options to serve at your Easter feast, but we’ve also included options to have around the home for an occasional [...]

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10 Great Chocolate Recipes for Valentine’s Day!

  Valentine’s Day is a great holiday for any number of reasons, but let’s be honest with ourselves. We love it for the chocolate. It is the best excuse to eat an obscene amount of chocolate in ever form since, well, Halloween. So if you are looking for get chocolate recipes to share with that [...]

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Melissa d’Arabian’s Classic Apple Tart

  From Melissa d’Arabian: Apple tart is my family’s favorite dessert. I love it because it makes the house smell amazing and the tart looks so polished and beautiful (taking a few extra minutes to fan out the apples makes it look like it came from a bakery!). This is a French-style apple tart, not [...]

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13 Cookies Recipes for the Holidays

  We don’t know about you, but we like to indulge a little when it comes to the holiday season, especially if cookies are involved! That’s why we dipped into some of our favourite cookbooks and used online recipes to compile this fun list of thirteen cookie recipes that you can bake with family and [...]

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5 Things You Can Bake in Under 1 Hour

  Whether you want a quick dessert or a quick appetizer, here are 5 things you can bake in under 1 hour. And that includes the prep time! Perfect for the time-strapped holidays!   Melissa d’Arabian’s Simple Tomato Tart This tomato tart is an easy, refined and elegant dinner or appetizer solution!   Cinnamon Toast [...]

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Oreo Cream Pie

  My son Dakota was so excited when I told him I was working on an Oreo Cream Pie—almost as excited as my husband was. I can’t tell you what a huge smile it put on my face when I saw Dakota’s eyes light up with excitement as he put the first bite of this [...]

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