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Chocolate Dipped Dried Fruit

No Comments | Written on December 8, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

With the holiday season filled with rich and decadent desserts, this recipe is a great option when you want to offer just a small sweet treat at the end of a meal.

Chocolate dipped dried fruit is also a great option for a homemade gift!

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Boozy Pumpkin Truffles

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Tomorrow’s trick-or-treating is for the kids, but today’s recipe is for a grown-up Halloween party.  These Boozy Pumpkin Truffles have just enough liqueur to make each bite a real treat!

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Easy Homemade Frozen Yogurt

No Comments | Written on September 25, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

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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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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Top 10 Italian Desserts and Treats

1 Comment | Written on May 30, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Last week we showcased 10 of our favorite ways to prepare an Italian-style meal and dinnertime.  This week, we are showing off our 10 favorite Italian-inspred desserts and treats!

From fresh fruit to coffee and biscotti – there’s something for everyone in this sweet lineup!

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3-Ingredient Banana Pops

1 Comment | Written on April 1, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Here’s my theory, if I start posting summery, frozen treats then the warm weather will get here sooner! Who’s with me?!

This no-bake dessert is not only easy, but fun to make.  You only need three ingredients to make these “Frozen Chocolate Crunch Banana Pops!” 

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Chocolate Covered Coffee Bean Mousse

1 Comment | Written on February 12, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

One of my first restaurant memories was way back when I was just 3 years old and my family took a trip to Aruba.  I remember sitting in the restaurant and my parents were both ordering with the waiter.  When it came my turn and he asked me what I would like for dinner my response was “Chocolate Mousse.”  I have no idea where that came from, but I totally support it!

Life is short.  Eat dessert first.  Or just have chocolate mousse for dinner.


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Easy Refrigerator Bars

No Comments | Written on October 9, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

I admit, I’m a sucker for a no-bake treat.  Anything that sets in the fridge is usually a winner in my book!  Only a few ingredients?  Even better!

This recipe gets points on all fronts.  It even has a secret ingredient that will stump anyone who takes a bite.  Take a look, can you guess what it is?

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Peanut Butter-Coconut Balls

No Comments | Written on October 5, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

I am excited to share my first recipe post from my new home in New York City!  Needless to say, my kitchen is in shambles right now.  Pots and pans are everywhere and the cabinets are far from organized.

That’s why this easy, 4-ingredient treat was the perfect recipe to make and share this weekend.  In fact, I just might have to make an extra batch and give them to my new doormen as a “thank you” gift for helping me lift all the moving boxes into my new place!

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Frozen Cheesecake Bites

2 Comments | Written on August 30, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

You want to indulge a little bit, but you know that a slice of cheesecake is a calorie bomb.  That’s where this recipe comes in!  These “Frozen Cheesecake Bites” are enough to satisfy a cheesecake craving without sacrificing your workouts.

It’s an easy 5-ingredient dessert that you can whip up in minutes!

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