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Blueberry Coconut Granola

Homemade granola¬†is so much easier to make than one might think! So stop buying those prepackaged, overpriced bags of granola at the grocery store and get out your mixing bowls. Everything is mixed together, dumped onto a baking sheet and … Continue reading

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Summer Eats Roundup

Today is the day I have been waiting for ever since the start of fall last year. It’s the first day of summer here in the Northern Hemisphere…my absolute favorite season! ūüėÄ To that first dip in the swimming pool … Continue reading

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German Chocolate Brownies for Our 4th Wedding Anniversary

Wow! Has it really been four years since I walked down the aisle on Seven Mile Beach? Four¬†years ago on June 14, 2008, I married my best friend on the most perfect wedding day ever. With twenty-three good friends and … Continue reading

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Almond Joy Cookies

These past few days have been super busy moving into our new home. This time the house that we have moved into is our home, our first home. No more renting for us! ūüėÄ Over the past six years we … Continue reading

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Easter Nest Cookies

My favorite recipe for sugar cookies gets dressed up just in time for Easter! I first saw this recipe on Pinterest¬†a few weeks ago¬†and knew I had to give them a try. The original recipe called for using refrigerated cookie … Continue reading

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Thin and Crispy Coconut-Oatmeal Cookies

I usually prefer a thick and chewy cookie over a thin and crispy one, however, after an overwhelming urge for a freshly baked oatmeal cookie I decided to give these babies a shot. I have¬†had them bookmarked for a while, … Continue reading

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Samoas Bark

After making a homemade version of Girl Scout Tagalongs, I have not been able to get those little cookies out of my head. What is it with Girl Scout Cookies¬†anyway? They only sell them once a year for a very … Continue reading

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Almond Joy Tart

If you are a fan of Almond Joy’s, then you’re going to love these Almond Joy Tarts. These creamy-dreamy coconut filled tarts are a cinch to make, but they do require some planning¬†because¬†the tart dough and the white chocolate ganache … Continue reading

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Baked Coconut Chicken Fingers

Here’s one recipe that you will definitely want to feature at your Super Bowl party this Sunday. These crunchy coconut chicken fingers are¬†oven baked, not fried! They have all the great taste of those¬†greasy, deep-fried chicken fingers but these are … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Bar Tart

Here’s a spin on the classic Nanaimo Bar that your family will love. These no-bake, three-layered bars are transformed into a low-carb, diabetic friendly tart.¬†I made this delicious tart for my mom for Christmas dessert. She is a diabetic and … Continue reading

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