Boston Red Sox Cupcakes

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Being born and raised in Connecticut, I grew up a Boston Red Sox fan.  Around here, you like the Sox or the Yankees.  There aren't too many "others" around.... although my son is quirky and actually likes BOTH of them! Even if you aren't a baseball fan, generally, New Englanders route for the Sox.  They ...

2 Ingredient Caramel Apple Fudge

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Fall is coming!! It is! Kids are going back to school, the leaves are getting ready to change colors, and we're back to my fave time of year. I love it. I also love simple, easy recipes that come together in little to no time to surprise the family (or neighbors) with- this caramel apple ...

Lemon Blackberry Tarts

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This tart has a hint of sweetness so it's not as bland as a pie crust. The filing bursts with lemon flavor thanks to the lemon curd. Adding a mint garnish brings these tarts to a level of dessert sophistication. Guests will think you spent hours creating these tasty, irresistible finger dessert. Lemon Blackberry Tarts Basic Tart ...

S’mores Cookie Bars

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These semi-homemade S'mores Cookie Bars have all the flavor and gooey melted marshmallow of the roasted S'mores in a cookie form! Surprise the family with them tonight or your friends at work/school.  There won't be leftovers! S'mores Cookie Bars Ingredients -  1 package of store bought chocolate chip cookie dough, any brand 1 package of graham crackers 10.5 package ...

Minions Energy Bites

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Make some fun Minions Energy Bites for the kids' lunches (or your own!)- they'll get some extra protein and energy-rich foods, and they will love the fun Minions theme! The bonus? It's just as fun to make these as it is to eat them- and who doesn't love the minions? Minions Energy Bites Ingredients -  1 C. old-fashioned ...

Pineapple Cheesecake Parfait

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Making a dessert to surprise your family and friends doesn't have to be super complicated. It doesn't have to take a lot of time. Making simple treats that take little time are my favorite thing to do- not because I don't want to spend the time creating things for them, but because I'd rather spend ...

Peach Dump Cake a la Mode

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With the dog days of summer comes more frequent opportunities to serve tasty, refreshing meals that delight the whole family. I don't know about you, but I am always up for finding new recipes to make, especially in the summer when I'm not in hyper planning and schedule mode and frequently have last minute everything to put ...

Lemon Berry Muddy Buddies

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The dog days of summer are here, and we're in full harvest mode with our gardens and fruits in Connecticut.  One of my favorite things in summer is a fresh squeezed, ice cold glass of lemonade...simple, sweet and oh so tart.  Pair some strawberry with that tart lemon and you've just about got the perfect ...

S’mores Popsicles

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I have 2 little ones that are more than a little obsessed with TruMoo and request it pretty much on a daily basis. I like to find new ways to use it and since it's been pretty hot outside frozen treats are the most requested treat. Luckily TruMoo translates perfectly into a frozen snack that keeps my ...

Chocolate Potato Chip Bark

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Sweet and salty. Who doesn't love that flavor combo? I'm generally a sweets girl, my sister C is a salty girl... hubby is also a salty guy. But sweet AND salty? We all love. So good.  This chocolate potato chip bark is a super quick-to-make, super simple recipe that will be done in no time ...