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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies and Cream Breakfast Shake

In my opinion, the very best breakfasts are ones that can easily double as dessert. A minimal amount of work, effort, and dish cleaning also makes for an ideal morning meal situation. No more than 2 dirty dishes before noon… it’s a law in our house. The good news…? This Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies and Cream Breakfast Shake is the …

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Irish Cream Tarts

So, what do you make when you want to use tart pans, have a fun St Paddy’s Day dessert on the blog, and you want to bake with crazy amounts of chocolate? Irish cream tarts, of course. You do have to bake the chocolate crust, but once that’s done, there’s no baking for the filling. You just pour the Irish …

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BUTTERNUT SQUASH CAKE WITH MAPLE CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

Blend oil and sugar. Then add the eggs and whisk together until blended.Add in all the dry ingredients and whisk. Now add the butternut squash baby food and blend. Pour the cake mixture into 2 greased 9 inch round baking pans.Bake for 1 hour and check the cake at 45 minutes using a toothpick in the center. Some ovens vary. …

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BANANA CREAM PIE CUPCAKES (2 INGREDIENT FROSTING)

These cupcakes are so easy to make and dangerously delicious! The banana cake batter comes together in about 3 minutes thanks to a yellow cake mix and the topping is crazy simple… just 2 ingredients! Whipping cream and banana instant pudding mix!  It’s the perfect type of frosting for all those people who say they don’t like frosting because it’s …

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PEACHES AND CREAM PIE

Let’s talk about peaches. I’ll be totally honest. I don’t love peaches. Or should I say I didn’t love peaches…until now. You all know by now that I’m super picky about my fruit. Peaches have never been a favorite. We had peach trees in our backyard growing up so most of my experience with peaches were hot and rotting in …

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COCONUT CREAM PIE

Since posting my homemade pie crust tutorial last year, I’ve been wanting to work on more pie recipes to share with you.  And since a dessert table at Easter just doesn’t feel complete without some kind of coconut dessert, I felt like a coconut cream pie would be the perfect start. If you’ve never tried a homemade coconut cream pie, …

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PISTACHIO SUGAR COOKIE BARS WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

I got a new laptop. It was exciting for all of two days while everything was smudge-free, non-fingerprinty, and didn’t have food crumbs and drips everywhere. The newness and novelty was short-lived though since I’ve already christened it with some sugar that fell into the keyboard cracks as I was eating honey-roasted peanuts yesterday. The keys sort of crunch as …

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{no bake} Snickers Cheesecake Cream Pie

It’s Friday! My kids are home from school today and I told them they could pick out something fun to do… and you won’t believe what they said. They wanted to go to Walmart, haha 🙂 I think they’re excited to look at the toys because they think since it’s a new store that they will have better and newer …

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HOW TO MAKE CANNOLI CREAM + RECIPE VIDEO!

Making fresh, homemade cannoli cream is easier than you think. You’ll be filling cannoli in no time with my How to Make Cannoli Cream tutorial and this cannoli recipe! I love a good cannoli, but sadly they’re hard to find here in Southern California. Over the years this Connecticut girl has learned how make Cannoli out of necessity. My recipe …

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MY MOM’S FAMOUS CREAM PUFFS!

THEN YOU MUST TRY MY MOM’S FAMOUS RECIPE!!!!! UNBELIEVABLE!!! Ingredients 1 stick butter 1 cup water 1 tsp vanilla 1c flour 4 eggs MOM’S FAMOUS FILLING: 1 PINT HEAVY CREAM 1 PACKAGE (3.4 OUNCES) INSTANT VANILLA PUDDING ⅓ CUP MILK Instructions Bring the water, butter and vanilla to a boil. Add flour. Stir constantly until it leaves the side of …

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