Cheesy Cauliflower Sticks: A Healthy, Yummy Alternative to Breadsticks
Mar27

Cheesy Cauliflower Sticks: A Healthy, Yummy Alternative to Breadsticks

I don’t like eating breadsticks with pizza. Never really saw the logic to it. You’re eating a side of bread to an entrée that is essentially a flat piece of bread topped with cheese, pepperoni, pizza sauce, and whatever else you like to put on your pizza. What gives? So I don’t eat breadsticks with pizza. In fact, I don’t eat anything else on the side when I’m eating pizza. Serve my pizza with these...

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Sweet Potato Pie: A Classic Pie for All Occasions
Mar27

Sweet Potato Pie: A Classic Pie for All Occasions

The pies I like best are the classics – apple pie, pecan pie, banana pie, and the like. You really can’t beat the classics. They may not be fancy to look at, but they’re easy to make and their taste never fails to please. I count this sweet potato pie as among those simple classics. This sweet potato pie is smooth and gentle sweetness with every bite. I know this pie is more popular during Thanksgiving and the holidays,...

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Show Your Family Some Love with These Coconut Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies
Mar26

Show Your Family Some Love with These Coconut Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Last Christmas, my husband got a bag of chocolate chip cookies made with Belgian chocolate as part of their holiday gift exchange at the office. He ate two pieces and left the rest in the pantry. One afternoon, I needed a snack and found the cookies. I was only going to eat one cookie. But one became two, and the next thing I knew, the bag was empty. I sheepishly apologized when he came home to find the bag empty, and I promised I...

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Triple Berry Pie: Simple, Sweet, Fabulous
Mar07

Triple Berry Pie: Simple, Sweet, Fabulous

Nothing beats a good fruity pie if you want something simple yet fabulous for dessert. Fruit-filled pies aren’t hard to make at all, and they’re guaranteed to delight everyone sharing this dessert with you. There are plenty of fruit-filled pie recipes floating out there, but this triple berry pie counts as one of my favorites. How can you not love this rich berry pie? The filling, made with raspberries, blackberries, and...

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White Chocolate Caramel Cheesecake: An Indulgence You Won’t Resist
Mar04

White Chocolate Caramel Cheesecake: An Indulgence You Won’t Resist

My husband is the kind of person who insists on having cake for other people’s birthdays but doesn’t want cake for his own birthday. Yes, I know it sounds weird, but that’s how he rolls. He’s crazy about cheesecake, though. So when his birthday came up, I did only what any dutiful wife would do: present him with this white chocolate caramel cheesecake. He certainly loved it. How can anyone not love cheesecake...

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Island Pecan Pie: Your Classic Pie with a Tropical Touch
Mar02

Island Pecan Pie: Your Classic Pie with a Tropical Touch

My family loves pecan pie. Even though a lot of people associate pecan pies with autumn and winter, we love making it whenever we can regardless of the season. We also like to experiment with the classic recipe and add ingredients to make the pie more interesting. One of those discoveries is this island pecan pie. This particular pecan pie recipe is still the same old pecan pie with one slight difference: the pie filling has crushed...

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