Tag Archives: pecans

Maple-Nut Granola

If you’ve never made your own granola, you’ll be amazed at how easy it is to make. Just combine all the dry ingredients in a bowl, mix in the wet ingredients, and bake until golden brown. The best part is that … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake

Yesterday was my birthday and we celebrated  like we do every January 1st, with pork and sauerkraut for good luck and a favorite dessert! This year my cake was super special. No one else in my family enjoys baking as much … Continue reading

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Chocolate Turtle Cheesecake

This cheesecake is inspired by those delicious Turtle candies you see around the holiday season. This time of year I always start to crave those turtle candies. Every Christmas growing up I could count on a box of turtles being hidden in my stocking. … Continue reading

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Triple Chocolate Chunk Pecan Pie

This time of year my favorite kind of pie to make is Pecan Pie. I just love the rich and sweet pie with toasted pecans. I was planing on making my normal pecan pie recipe this year when I stumbled upon … Continue reading

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Maple Pecan Shortbread

Holiday baking wouldn’t be complete without making the traditional shortbread cookie. This recipe is a delicious spin on the classic shortbread. Buttery shortbread cookies filled with chopped pecans, incredible maple flavor and orange zest. Topped with superfine sugar and cut … Continue reading

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Brownie Cookies

This time of year I love to go on my annual Holiday baking spree and bake all kinds of cookies. From the new cookies that I find to my all time favorites. This year my baking spree is a bit … Continue reading

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Tallahassee Lassies

Here are some fun cookies that are baked in a muffin tin and absolutely delicious. I had never heard of a Tallahassee Lassie cookie until a few days ago when I was looking for a holiday cookie to make from Cook’s … Continue reading

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Cranberry Orange Pecan Muffins

Every Thanksgiving I go a little overboard stocking up on bags of cranberries. I love throwing those tart berries into muffins, cookies, breads, and scones. As I was making a loaf of Cranberry Orange Pecan Bread, one of my favorites to make during … Continue reading

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Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

These rich and fudgy bars taste just like a pecan pie, but in a portable bar form. If your house is anything like mine during the holidays there are two desserts that are always guaranteed to show up-pumpkin pie and … Continue reading

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Pumpkin-Bourbon Cheesecake With Graham-Pecan Crust

Here’s an incredible fall dessert that is just perfect for Thanksgiving dinner. Two of my favorite desserts come together in this recipe-Pumpkin Pie and Cheesecake! A great alternative to pumpkin pie, especially for cheesecake lovers like me! 😀 Smooth and creamy bourbon spiked pumpkin cheesecake with … Continue reading

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