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Chocolate Covered Rice Krispie Christmas Tree Treats

Tired of the same old Christmas baking?  These easy Chocolate Covered Rice Krispie Treats will shake up your usual holiday baking.  The recipe comes together in minutes and is sure to impress.  Your only problem will be keeping enough on hand for friends and family.

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Easy Two Ingredient Chocolate Mousse

A dessert recipe this easy barely deserves a blog post.  Yet, here we are.  If you’re looking for a rich and creamy egg-free mousse, you have come to the right place.  It’s chocolatley and smooth and assembles in under a minute. . . seriously.

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Easter Cupcakes with Mini-Egg Buttercream Icing

I am obsessed with Cadbury mini eggs.  If I could only have one candy in my easter basket, mini eggs are it.  While I love a bird’s nest treat as much as the next person, when I saw the local cupcake store come out with mini egg buttercream icing, I

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No Bake Saskatoon Berry Cheesecake

Currently the temperature is hovering around 30 degrees celsius these days and I will do anything to avoid turning on my oven.  Enter the no-bake saskatoon berry cheese cake. No oven, no cracking cheesecake, and no worrying about burning or undercooking a traditional cheesecake.

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No Churn Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Every summer, my family searched high and low for a coveted box of New York Cherry Cheesecake ice cream.  Not just any grocery store would carry it, and even the ones that did didn’t always have it in stock. It was the small-town-holy-grail of ice cream. When I was in

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Cheesecake Brownie Bites

If you could have brownies or cheesecake, what would you choose?  Tough decision.  Take the third option and make these cheesecake brownie bites instead!  It’s also the perfect way to treat a deserving Mom in your life this Mother’s Day. Like most dessert posts I make, this creation came about

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Naked Mini-Egg Easter Cake

Do you need an impressive dessert this easter?  While I can’t say that this is the best cake ever, I can  say that 18 hungry university students utterly devoured it and asked for seconds.  Make of it what you will.

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New Baby Cinnamon Buns

A lot of my friends have been having babies in the past month or two, and these cinnamon buns are the perfect thing to bring.  I realize that I have just recently posted a cinnamon bun recipe, but one of my readers requested these.  #sorrynotsorry.

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Zucchini Brownies with Caramel Icing

Love brownies but don’t like all the fat & sugar?  While this recipe isn’t “healthy” per se, the addition of zucchini cuts down on both a half cup of sugar & butter in the original recipe, saving you 67 calories a serving.

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White Zucchini Cupcakes

When you think of desserts that use zucchini, you probably think of chocolate zucchini cake or some variation of zucchini loaf.  Those are awesome, but I wanted to try something that my young son would actually eat.  He doesn’t like chocolate, so white cake it is.

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