Gingersnap Pumpkin Creme Tart

Yum!! That is really all I have to say about this dessert. The light and airy pumpkin cream filling is balanced perfectly with the crunchy gingersnap crust. The filling is also on the lighter side in terms of sweetness, which I like. This results in an overall sugar ratio that is not overpowering. I ended up […]

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Warm Custard Apple Pie Recipe

Warm Custard Apple Pie

It’s become a fall tradition to go apple picking. Especially now that we live back on the east coast and we experience a true fall. So in early October, a few friends and I went apple (and pumpkin) picking at a large farm in Maryland. By the time we got there however, they only had […]

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These Chocolate Chip Cookies Have a Secret

Lately, I have been trying to incorporate coconut oil and coconut flour into my baking. It is a healthy alternative to regular flour and tastes and smells really good. I seriously could sniff a jar of coconut oil for hours; well maybe not hours, but it’s pretty amazing. While this recipe does have regular flour […]

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Very Ripe Banana Bread

I can’t tell you how many times I throw away overripe bananas. I’ll buy a huge bunch of bananas with intentions to use them in smoothies, but without fail there are always one or two left that go bad. Since banana bread is one of my favorite breakfast breads (along with zucchini bread), I decided […]

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A Heart-Melting Dessert

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so I wanted to share one of my favorite recipes that is sure to leave a lasting impression on that special someone. I have not made this dessert in a while, but I think about it often. It’s that good! There is just something about warm, gooey, melted chocolate that […]

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Key Lime Cupcakes

This is one of my favorite recipes that I make all year round…even when it’s 20°F outside. I mean, who doesn’t need a little reminder that it will not be cold forever and warm weather will be back again! Can you tell that I am not a huge fan of being cold? ;) RECIPE Basic […]

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