Milk Chocolate Peppermint Cookies – Secret Recipe Club

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The December posting date for my Secret Recipe Club group is here! In case you haven’t been keeping up on my blog (or any others others participating), here’s a little background on the group. Amanda of Amanda’s Cookin’ developed the idea for this club several months ago and it has grown to include four large … Continue reading

Butterscotch Rum Brownies – 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies

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As you may know… I am a Pampered Chef Consultant! One of the NEW products for this fall/winter is Butterscotch Rum Sauce. The recipe today is for Butterscotch Rum Brownies using a Chocolate Cake Mix, Pumpkin, and the sauce with only a few other ingredients! The Butterscotch Rum Sauce has amazing flavor that is not … Continue reading

Cinnamon Spiced Butter Pecan Cookies – 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies

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UPDATE 10/7/2011: I was THRILLED to see the  CSI Project challenge theme for the week “Fall Food”! How amazing is that?! Click here to see all of the delicious challenge entries! Uhh-mazing! These easy Cinnamon Spiced Butter Pecan Cookies scream fall to me, but they are different than the traditional Apple and Pumpkin recipes that … Continue reading

Reduced Fat Maple & Brown Sugar Oatmeal Bread

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For more than a year I’ve been a member of a “Food Blogs” e-mail group – a group of food bloggers from all over the world that periodically send e-mails with questions and tips related to food, recipes, blogging, blog designs and other topics. Amanda (click here to see her blog: Amanda’s Cookin’), recently came … Continue reading

The Chocolate Lover’s Cookies

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As you can see, these cookies made from chocolate cookie dough loaded with chocolate chips, a Hershey’s Kiss baked in the center and covered in chocolate sprinkles, are deserving of the name I choose: “The Chocolate Lovers Cookie”. WARNING: Before reading any further, please note that these cookies are not only loaded with chocolate, but … Continue reading

Valentine’s Two-Tone Cookie Crinkles

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I was doing  a little last minute shipping on Christmas Eve and was surprised to find a Valentine section already in the store. Before Christmas? Really? The stores sure do keep the seasons and holidays coming. The last time I was in a mall was before Christmas… but I bet you may be able to … Continue reading

Christmas Party Table Decor

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I meant to get this posted last week. Now that Christmas is over and all thoughts are on the end of the year, the start of 2011, and even Valentine’s Day, I’m not sure that anyone will still be interested in a post about table decorations for a Christmas Party?! Maybe you remember these Chocolate … Continue reading

Merry Christmas

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I wanted to share our Christmas card with all of you – Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!