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Hummingbird Cake (without nuts) has banana and pineapple, and does not have nuts. Topped with traditional cream cheese frosting.

Hummingbird Cake (without nuts)

Hummingbird Cake (without nuts) features bananas, pineapple and a simple and delicious cream cheese frosting. Brought to you by my 16 year-old daughter. My daughter found this recipe for Hummingbird Cake on Pinterest. It comes from the website Yesterdish. We changed it up a bit because she doesn’t care for nuts in cake, and I wanted it to be a…

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BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are nearly 4 inches around! They are thick, yummy and stay together very well when you pick them up. So easy to make.

BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are nearly 4 inches across and thick enough to actually stay together when  you pick them up! I can’t take credit for this recipe for BIG Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, I adapted it from The Pinning Mama. I can, however, take credit for making them with chocolate chips instead of raisins (I also omitted the cinnamon). Raisins are…

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Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are fluffy and cake-like. I was inspired to change the traditional chewy cookies into cake-y cookies that are so delicious!

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are fluffy, cake-like, and so delicious! I love cookies, they are the perfect little treat! Chocolate chip cookies are ond of my favorite and I love that I can change up the texture and appearance by tweaking the recipe a little bit. These Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my favorite, because I love cake-like anything!…

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Almond Joy Cookies feature a light and fluffy chocolate cookie baked to perfection, topped with sweet gooey coconut candy then drizzled with chocolate.

Almond Joy Cookies

Almond Joy Cookies: Light and airy chocolate cookie topped with ooey gooey coconut candy and then drizzled with chocolate. Oh, so yummy! These cookies! I love Almond Joy candy bars, they are one of my favorites. The only problem with them is they are so small, and they only come two in a package. If I eat more than one…

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars feature cocoa, oats, and chocolate chips to make this rich, dense and delicious cookie bar.

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars are a dense chocolate cookie bar featuring  cocoa, dark chocolate chips and oatmeal. These Chocolate Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars are rich and dense and satisfy my desire for dessert perfectly. I have said it before and it still holds true, dessert and sweet treats are my weakness, chocolate especially! We try to eat healthy most…

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Drop Sugar Cookies are soft and fluffy. They are so easy to make and can be made for different holidays and occasions by changing the colored sugar.

Drop Sugar Cookies

These Drop Sugar Cookies are super soft and fluffy! These Drop Sugar Cookies are my favorite cookie, ever! They are so easy to make and they taste wonderful. They are not too sweet, and I love how fluffy they are. This is another recipe that I have in a three ring binder that I keep in my kitchen. It came…

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Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies feature a shortbread type cookie topped with peach pie filling and drizzled with a cinnamon glaze. Mini peach pie in a cookie!

Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies

Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies feature a shortbread type cookie with peach pie filling, drizzled with a yummy cinnamon glaze. A miniature peach pie, so delicious! I hit a homerun with these Peach Pie Thumbprint Cookies. They are pretty easy and quick, and the results are so delicious. They were a huge hit! I found this recipe on the internet at…

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Mint Chocolate Rice Krispies® Drops

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayTreatMaking #CollectiveBias Mint Chocolate Rice Krispies® Drops: A light and airy dessert or snack that pairs cool minty chocolate with just the right amount of crunch! I love the holidays because I make all kinds of treats, and every year I try to come…

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes: Made from scratch, super easy and quick. Adapted from Martha Stewart and topped with Dark Chocolate Frosting.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes: A great combination of flavor! These Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cupcakes are sooo yummy. They combine two great flavors, and are topped with a Dark Chocolate Frosting. I mean, it doesn’t get much better than that! We just love peanut butter at our house. Well, most of us. My 15 year-old daughter isn’t a fan,…

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Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake has a shortbread crust with a layer of regular cheesecake and a layer of pumpkin cheesecake. So creamy and delicious!

Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake

Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake is perfect for fall entertaining, or if you want a yummy pumpkin cheesecake just because! Pumpkin Layered Cheesecake is the first cheesecake I have made, ever! I was a little intimidated by the thought of making such a “complicated” dessert. Knowing that it would take some trial and error to come up with my own recipe, I…

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Chocolate Zucchini Cake is moist, decadent and has all the traditional ingredients of classic chocolate cake, with the addition of zucchini and applesauce.

Chocolate Zucchini Cake #SundaySupper

Chocolate Zucchini Cake is moist and decadent! This Chocolate Zucchini Cake is so good, you would never know there is actually something in it that is good for you. I chose to use half canola oil and half unsweetened applesauce to make it a little healthier. I also made it nice and chocolate-y with cocoa. There is no fat or…

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Peach Twinkie Trifle dessert is layered Twinkies, vanilla pudding, and peaches topped with Reddi-Wip. Whip this up in just a few minutes!

Peach Twinkie Trifle

Peach Twinkie Trifle is super simple and is sure to be a big hit, especially with the kids. I came up with this “recipe” based on the snack my kids used to eat when they were little. I would give them either graham crackers or Nilla Wafers, vanilla pudding, and peaches. I remember them eating it when they were still in…

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This Peanut Butter Cookie recipe comes from my Betty Crocker Cookbook. They are classic chewy peanut butter cookies. They are easy to make and travel well.

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies are tender, chewy, and delicious! This is an old-fashioned peanut butter cookie recipe that I got from my Betty Crocker Cookbook. I have had this cookbook since I first got married and it has a lot of great recipes. One thing that sets this recipe apart from other peanut butter cookie recipes is that you use half shortening and…

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