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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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Appreciation, Gratitude, + Cake in a Jar

I am blessed. My kids are blessed and we, as a family are fortunate and grateful. Grateful to live in the community that we live in. Fortunate to have our local, public, charter school inhabit wonderful families, creative and developmental learning, and the best of the best teachers.

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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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Homemade Raspberry Vinegar + A Valentine’s Day Round-Up

It is almost Valentine’s Day. In the past, I have always made candy, lots and lots of candy. I am not skipping the candy making this year, however, I wanted to mix it up a bit. Raspberry vinegar is a staple in my pantry. Making vinegars is one of those easy, non-challenging tasks that I […]

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