Candy

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Almond Date Truffles (Vegan)

I have been in the kitchen non stop since before Thanksgiving. Baking, creating, cooking, organizing, and eating. After baking thousands of cookies, bars, making candy, and teacakes, for holiday gifting, believe it or not, I ran out of stuff. I still had several on my list that I could not neglect, yet the idea of […]

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Lots of Holiday Cooking + A Cookware Review

I have been making a lot of candy this holiday season. Marshmallows, carmel corn, brittle, and others as well, applesauce, stocks and soups, hash, and grains. My cookware get’s a lot of use. Daily.

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Irish Cream Coffee Chocolate Truffles

I couldn’t let St. Patrick’s Day come and go without making something to celebrate this “green” holiday. In the past, we have celebrated with┬áChocolate Stout Cupcakes, and Stuffed Cabbage (I love stuffed cabbage, don’t you?). This year I wanted to gift the teachers with a little sweet treat. With an unopened bottle of Bailiey’s Irish […]

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Rocky Road Dark Chocolate Fudge

I don’t make a lot of fudge. Not sure why? It’s easy, it calls for very few ingredients. I don’t have to turn on the oven and I can make it(in minutes) using pantry staples.

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A Homemade “Scotch Kiss” + A Giveaway

I both love and dislike this time of year. I love the spirit of the holiday; the lights, the decorations, the flavors, hand making our holiday gifts, and the excitement that takes over my kid’s energy. What I dislike is the frenzy, the obligatory buy, the last minute running here and there, thus the chaos.

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