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Cranberry Apple Pie and Pie Week Giveaway

This double crusted cranberry apple pie is full of a melt-in-your-mouth fruit filling and covered in flaky pastry dough.  Wow your Thanksgiving guests with this holiday pie. Scroll to end of post for giveaway details. After making my Fancy Holiday Chocolate Pecan Pie, I couldn’t wait to use my new pan again.  And since I […]

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Blackberry, Peach and Pistachio Crisp {Gluten-free}

A summer fruit crisp topped with buttery crumb topping and crunchy pistachios.  It just so happens it is gluten-free! I don’t know if I mentioned this on here, but my sister was living with us for a few months.  Her NYC lease ended in April, she relocated to my Parents this past weekend and then […]

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Vanilla Roasted Strawberry Banana Bread that is Low Fat and Whole Wheat

It’s Tuesday but I feel like I am still recovering from the long weekend!  I think it has something to do with 13+ hours of driving for a two-day trip, dancing all night long at my cousin’s wedding, and the hotel neighbors that found it necessary to blast music and yell at each other at […]

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Winter Fruit Crisp {Gluten-free}

I made this fruit crisp so long ago, I had to hunt through piles and piles of notes and butter-stained papers to find it.  Well, I guess Thanksgiving wasn’t that long ago, but right now it feels like a lifetime. Fruit crisps are one of my favorite desserts.  I mean, anything that is served warm […]

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Blueberry Rhubarb Shortbread Bars

This was one of those weeks where I should be thankful I made it to Friday alive.  400 cookies for a local event, lots of packages, business development when I could fit it in and excitement over all that my friend Rachel has done for me (see here and here). And somehow, luckily, I was […]

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Chocolate Chip Blueberry Peanut Butter Cookies

The first time I made a dessert with this flavor combination, I fell in love.  Chocolate and peanut butter, peanut butter and jelly… it is like two of the best worlds collided into one amazing cookie.  Check out my latest post on Fox for the recipe for my Chocolate Chip Blueberry Peanut Butter Cookies!

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Cheesecake Party!

I am a big fan of cheesecake, although not quite as much as my husband.  In fact, the first time we celebrated his birthday together, I cooked dinner and made a special trip to the Cheesecake Factory for a slice of their Oreo Cheesecake to surprise him.  It wasn’t long after that, though, when I […]

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Double Crumble Hot Apple Pie 2

Double Crumble Hot Apple Pie

As soon as we made plans to go apple picking, Matt asked if I would make an apple pie.  With all of those farm-fresh apples how could I say no? The thing is, I don’t really love pie.  Scratch that, I love pie filling, I just don’t care much about the crust.  On the other […]

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Apple Picking 28

The Best Homemade Applesauce

Before coming back from our weekend away, I had to take advantage of the apple picking available! We went to Windy Hill Farm which had a decent selection of apples to choose from.  I was really excited to see they had my favorite variety ready to go. Besides the beloved Honey Crisp, we got a […]

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Healthy Banana Corn Muffin Bites

Healthy Muffins and a DSLR

These cute little banana corn muffins are low fat, easy to make,  and the perfect healthy breakfast treat. Earlier this week I had an agenda: 1.  Start experimenting with my NEW camera (!!!) 2.  Bake something healthy enough to eat on a daily basis 3.  Use up the extremely brown bananas on my counter Based […]

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