Strawberry & White Chocolate Smothered Fudgy Brownie Recipe

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Strawberry season is coming soon, and who doesn’t love chocolate.  In this Strawberry & White Chocolate Smothered Fudgy Brownie recipe they come together in a perfect storm of deliciousness.  The brownie recipe is pretty easy, but if you are a box baker, by all means just make a batch of those and try this topping […]

Golden Irish Cream & Banana Whoopie Pies Recipe

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I thought about publishing this  Golden Irish Cream & Banana Whoopie Pies Recipe, before St. Patricks, but it seemed a nice dessert to make with leftover Irish Cream, for service with tea or as an Easter or Mother’s Day Brunch idea. The Irish Cream frosting has a little bit of a kick, so serving this […]

Root Beer Float Whoopie Pies Recipe #flavorstory


Article brought to you in collaboration with McCormick. Recipe and opinions are my own.Root Beer Float Whoopie PiesRoot Beer brings back a lot of childhood memories for me.  My parent’s were always into one project or another.  When we were kids, my dad made and bottled root beer with my brother and I.   We even […]

Chocolate Covered Cherry Mini Cakes Recipe

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Chocolate Covered Cherry Mini Cakes There is something about chocolate covered cherries that just seems a little extra romantic to me.  I know the classic heart box of chocolates is the Valentine’s standard, but the simple chocolate covered cherry is always sweet & relaiable, whereas the sample boxes can give you a rude surprise (I’m […]

Cranberry Apple Oatmeal Bread Recipe #Switch2Swerve

Healthy Cranberry Bread

This recipe was developed as part of the Swerve Sweetener Ambassador program. I made the switch to Swerve natural zero calorie sweetener almost a month ago and have been impressed in how well it has performed in baked goods.  Essentially, you really can’t tell the difference between Swerve and standard sugar in most baked goods.  […]

Chocolate Gingerbread Poundcake: My #Bake4Better Recipe

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Grapeseed Oil Spray. When the holidays roll around, I think cookies, portable cakes and seasonal flavors, such as eggnog, peppermint & gingerbread. Now, even though I do a lot of baking this time of year, I still like to keep our treats as […]

Light Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipes

light pumpkin cheesecake recipes

I realized recently, that I have 3 different versions of light pumpkin cheesecake recipes on the blog.  They are each quite different, but all are a health and calorie minded combination of creamy cheese and pumpkin.  Rather than make yet another light pumpkin cheesecake recipe for you, I decided to do a round-up of them, […]