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Turkish Candied Pumpkin

No Comments | Written on October 23, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

With winter squash season in full swing, I am always on the lookout for new recipes using pumpkin.  I first tasted this recipe over the summer when I was traveling in Istanbul.  In Turkish it is called “Kabak Tatlisi” but we would recognize it as candied pumpkin!  With only 3 simple ingredients, this dish is definitely one to add to your holiday lineup.

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Top 10 Candy Recipes

No Comments | Written on October 3, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

October is here – one of the sweetest months of the year!

With Halloween just around the corner, I wanted to share with you my Top 10 Candy Recipes.  Some of these recipes are homemade candies and confections, while others utilize your favorite candies in the dish.

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Cashew Brittle

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The minute the calendar turns to October, my mind turns to candy!   I have always found making homemade candies and confections exciting because it feels like science meets cooking.   All that stirring and watching the thermometer carefully – it brings out my inner chemistry geek!

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Easy Homemade Frozen Yogurt

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Did you know it is easy to make your own fruity frozen yogurt at home?  For this recipe, simply pick your favorite frozen fruit and it’s a snap to make this delectable frozen treat.

I am completely obsessed with blueberries, so that is what I chose for my frozen yogurt.  Next time I am thinking raspberries, strawberries or maybe peaches!

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Easy Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

No Comments | Written on September 16, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Yesterday’s two-ingredient Sparkling Apple Cider Cake was so popular, I decided to post another super easy two-ingredient dessert!

All you need to create moist, fudge brownies is a box of brownie mix and canned pumpkin.  Check it out!

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Cherry Crisp

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As I walked into Whole Foods this week, a display of glistening ruby red cherries called my name.

I picked up a package, not knowing what I would do with this beautiful fruit.  Maybe I would enjoy them straight out of the bag, maybe would make a jam.  I had all the ingredients on hand to make a crisp and voila!  Summertime dessert is served.

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Coca-Cola Cake

2 Comments | Written on July 11, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

I made this Coca-Cola Cake for a very special person…my sister!

Today is her 30th birthday and we will be celebrating with a picnic in Central Park followed by some outdoor music by the New York Philharmonic.  I chose this recipe because it is a cake that can be easy transported in our picnic basket – I think she will love it!

Wow, I can’t believe my little sister is now in her thirties!  The best is yet to come and I know she will rock this decade even more than the last one.   Happy Birthday!!

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5 Favorite “Red, White and Blue” Recipes

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Happy 4th of July Better Recipes! 

Today we have assembled 5 of our favorite Red, White and Blue Recipes to celebrate America’s birthday.

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Gluten-Free Coconut Cake with Fresh Berries

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This week, “Red, White and Blue” recipes are everywhere!

If you are gearing up to celebrate the 4th this weekend and have guests with dietary restrictions, this decadent dessert is the perfect addition to your menu.  It is an easy and gluten-free coconut cake topped with colorful fresh berries.   Even if your guests aren’t gluten-free, I guarantee they will love every bite!

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Campfire Bananas

2 Comments | Written on June 19, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

This summer, try making a fun new treat around the campfire!

Today’s recipe is an exciting way to end a meal when you are cooking outdoors.  If you like s’mores, you will love these “Campfire Bananas!”

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