Strawberry Brownie Mix Waffle Sundae

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My oldest is away for the week at her aunt's house in New Hampshire and the little kids wanted to do something special... so we decided that we'd make a special ice cream sundae recipe that's just for them while big sis is away on her big adventure! This strawberry brownie mix waffle sundae recipe ...

Graham Cracker S’mores Brownie Recipe

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Hershey's challenged me to create a recipe using their classic Hershey’s Syrup.  Being a chocolate lover, I knew chocolate was in my recipe's future...being summer... I wanted graham crackers and marshmallows with it.  I'll be honest- I tried a S'mores Pizza recipe which tasted delicious but didn't stay together as a graham cracker pizza crust-- ...

3 Ingredient Vegan Ice Cream Recipe #SilkAlmondBlends

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I love chocolate. I also love ice cream. What I don't love is the high caloric count and high fat content of regular ice creams. There's rarely nutritional value in ice cream, and if I'm going to indulge in a treat, I'd rather go for something that's at least a little bit healthy for me. ...

Glazed Pumpkin Bread Recipe #PumpkinCan

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This post brought to you by LIBBY’S Pumpkin. All opinions are 100% mine. We are right back in the swing of activities now that summer is here.  Swim team, swim lessons and tennis lessons are daily for each of my 3 kids for the next 6 weeks.  We are on the GO and not always ...

{Red, White &} Blue Velvet Cupcakes Recipe #MyDawnSummer

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This weekend was so super busy for us.  In the midst of 4 soccer games, a baseball game and a dance recital, we had one kid at a slumber party and Father's Day to celebrate, plus Flag Day and Softball and Baseball night at the New Britain Rock Cats. It's summer! Summer's pretty hectic for ...

Summer Treats – Summer Fun Cake Balls (Mixer Giveaway)

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We love to have summer gatherings and we're always looking for fun Summer Treats to share with our friends and family.  We made these adorable Summer Fun Cake Balls to kick off summer vacation now that the kids are FINALLY finishing up school!  Nothing says summer like flip flops and beach balls, right? My new Cuisinart ...

I found the cutest PEEPS ever. They could win you money. #PeepsMinisWM

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Around here, PEEPS® are serious business. Some of us like them fresh out of the package, some of us are more inclined to enjoy our PEEPS a little stale, so we slit the package and wait a few days. I won't say who's right, but I love me some stale PEEPS.  YUM.  Anyway, the one sad thing ...

Mason Jar Recipes: Pear Crisp

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I used to think of crisps as being a great treat in the fall.  Then I realized that really, these delightful treats should be enjoyed ALL YEAR LONG.  Seasonal fruits in a crisp are like a dream come true, so let's celebrate!! Pear Crisp Mini Jars  6 medium size Bartlett Pears, peeled and diced sugar (optional) 10 jelly jars ...

Red White and Blue Recipe: Patriotic Popsicles

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Summer's coming fast and furious and with it, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and the desire of many of us to create fun, festive and patriotic recipes.  Red White and Blue recipes can be a ton of fun to create.  Here's a fun Patriotic Popsicles Recipe!! Patriotic Popsicles   Ingredients:   Popsicle Mold Wooden Craft Sticks Blue Hawaiian Punch Purple Powerade Red Hawaiian Punch Sprite   ...

Nutella Recipe: Sugar Cookies with Nutella Frosting and Raspberries

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Cookies.  They are a wonderful thing.  Sugar cookies are always yummy, and usually a sure-fire hit. They are also one of the most versatile kinds of cookies, since you can frost them with oh-so-many-wonderful-flavors! Today's cookie is topped with a Nutella frosting and fresh raspberries.  These are so good and a great treat to bring ...