Tag Archives: walnuts

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Here’s one coffee cake to put on the menu for this coming weekend! Moist and tender sour cream coffee cake with a cinnamon pecan swirl running through the center and sprinkled on top. Despite the name, this cake doesn’t actually have coffee in it … Continue reading

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Triple Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Now, I know what you are thinking. Brownies and zucchini?! I admit I was a bit skeptical too, that was until I took that first bite of these rich and fudgy brownies. And you want to know the best part? … Continue reading

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Homemade Thick and Chewy Granola Bars

Healthy, portable, and delicious granola bars packed with assorted nuts, seeds and dried fruit. I have been looking for a chewy granola bar for a while now. It seems like many of the recipes that I have tried that claim … Continue reading

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Banana Walnut Blondies

Anytime we have ripe bananas hanging around our kitchen I look forward to trying a new recipe. Of course I never get tired of my favorite banana bread, but sometimes you just wanna try something new. I have had these blondies bookmarked … Continue reading

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Raspberry-Cream Cheese Muffins

I first made these muffins last Sunday morning for Mother’s Day. They were gone within ten minutes of putting them on the table! Everyone raved about the tart and juicy raspberries just bursting out of these muffins. Since I forgot to bring … Continue reading

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Chewy Blondies

Here’s the only blondie recipe you’ll ever need! Jam packed with toasted walnuts, white chocolate chips, semi sweet chocolate chips and a rich butterscotch flavor. Be very careful not to overbake these blondies. They dry out easily and will turn hard, and trust … Continue reading

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Cream of Roasted Carrot Soup

If you are looking for an elegant first course for your Easter Sunday feast, look no further than this rich and creamy roasted carrot soup. With only 170 calories per serving, this soup is certain fill you up without weighing you … Continue reading

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Orange-Spice Banana Bread

If you’re like me, you always have overripe bananas sitting on your counter top. I have good intentions to eat all the bananas, but there is always at least one or two that get brown spots before I can eat … 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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Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Spinach and Goat Cheese

Here’s a great light vegetarian recipe that makes a wonderful appetizer or side dish to many grilled meats. This recipe can even be doubled and served as a delicious main dish. Portobello mushrooms are stuffed with spinach, goat cheese, walnuts, and … Continue reading

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