Toffee & S’mores Chocolate Graham Crackers

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This dessert is easy, quick to make, delicious and looks quite impressive.  I especially love the s’mores version. The contrast of white marshmallows with dark chocolate is always a hit! Of course, the toppings can be endless.  If you can dream it, you can make it! Try some graham crackers dipped in chocolate today-what will […]

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Orange Chocolate Chunk Layer Cake

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Orange Chocolate Chunk Cake If you have never tried Ina Garten’s Orange Chocolate Chunk cake you are missing out!  This cake uses fresh orange juice, buttermilk and large chocolate chunks.  A combo of flavors that marry perfectly into a rich dessert!  I buy oranges for this and freshly squeeze the juice.  You’ll also need the […]

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Oreo Ganache Tart

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Everyone has a special friend.  You know, the one you can tell anything to!  The one you bake the craziest of cakes with!  Well, my friend was having a birthday and only chocolate would do.  Serious, hard-core, flat-out chocolate.  Enter the Oreo Ganache Tart!  Hope you make this for a special friend, too.  Happy birthday […]

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Scallops With Pesto & Homemade Jam

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Pesto and jam? Not quite your usual combination but oh, so yummy!!!!  They just work together….you have to give it a try! I made my jam using fresh picked strawberries right from the farm.  We used nice, large sea scallops in this dish and they were fabulous.  We like to buy them at Whole Foods!S […]

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Rolo Chocolate Chip Bars

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Print Rolo Bars Ingredients1 cup butter, softened 1 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 T. milk 2 tsp vanilla 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 1/2 cups old fashioned oats 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 bag unwrapped RolosInstructionsPreheat oven to 375ºF. Line 9×13 pan with […]

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Peanut Butter & Jelly Cookies

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Love jelly rings?  This tasty cookie will be right up your alley! And, if you’ve never tried a jelly ring….what are you waiting for?! Print Peanut Butter & Jelly Cookies Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup smooth peanut butter 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large […]

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M & M Oreo Bars

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This is like a blondie gone crazy!  Mix in some Oreo chunks, M & M’s & sugar and watch everyone around you just smile…big, huge, chocolate smiles! Print M & M Oreo Bars Ingredients1/2 cup butter, melted 1 egg 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 cup all-purpose flour 18 Oreo Cookies, […]

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Spooky Spider Cookies

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PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES TURN INTO THE PERFECT CREEPY TREAT!     Print Spooky Spider Cookies Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup smooth peanut butter 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 1 1/4 cup all purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda […]

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