Tag Archives: Chocolate

Oat-Crusted Pecan Pie – What a Twist!

As a lover of traditional ooey gooey pecan pie (especially since Hubby is the maker of said pies), this recipe  offered a pleasant and healthy oat crust option that just begged to be baked. Since it’s the holiday season, and is indeed … Continue reading

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Ladies and Gentleman: Start Your Ovens!

Yes, it’s that time of year – time to load up your kitchen with home-made holiday goodies for friends and family, and try your darndest NOT to load up your own tummy! In case you just can’t resist, these treats Oat … Continue reading

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As Promised – Dessert!

Last time we chatted, the Hubby and I were with friends and family at Tartini Pizzeria & Spaghetteria in Orlando celebrating Hubby’s new job, and our friend, Kyle’s, new job and pending move. Yes, the dinner was fabulous. Yes, we did … Continue reading


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Chocolate-Cinnamon Pear Loaf Cake

Talk about a stunner for dessert! This recipe, from BHG.com, takes the cake…catch that pun?…haha!……Quick, easy, and made with ingredients most of us keep on hand, your guests will thank you for this one. (And, hopefully, there will be leftovers … Continue reading

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Could You Ever Get Tired of Eating Cookies?

Yesterday I continued down that seasonal path of baking cookies. Normally, cookies are not in my repertoire, since there are actual recipes that one must follow….I know….hard to improvise when baking. Yes, both recipes are a bit healthy – yet … Continue reading

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Just Four or Five Simple Ingredients!

Today marks the start of Homemade Kitchen Gift Season – one of my favorite times of the year, since I can make a ton of homemade goodies that are healthy, tasty, and well received by all of my victims friends. You … Continue reading

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Nuts About Banana-Nut-Chocolate Chip Quick Bread

The title says it all…here’s the outcome and yes, this one tastes as good as it gets! Super quick, super easy bread recipe from Eating Well  is definitely a “keeper” for the recipe file. What really “makes” this so tasty and different … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie Muffins (Oh, yeah…with chocolate…)

Craving muffins, and hungry for something a little sweet, I thought it was time to cave in and bake a seasonal treat. And we all know that chocolate pumpkin is seasonal, so take a look at these ‘beauts. This recipe, … Continue reading

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Finally! A New Super Easy Treat

Months ago, I found this really easy, healthy, can’t stop eating them from the oven treat over at Hungry and Fit blog. Tasty, indeed! Oat, Chocolate Chip Raisin Drops are my new “go to” treat for those leftover (getting way … Continue reading

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A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words….

Or maybe just 1,000 calories! Enjoy – without the guilt of actually eating it!

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