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Flakey Valentine’s Hearts

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Flakey Valentine’s Hearts (but I’m not bitter or anything like that 😉 .
I may be in love with puff pastry! Honestly, it’s a big commitment to make, so I can give myself a few pats on the back for that at least! Those of you who are actually in love may want to save the time for your sweety and just buy the puff pastry at the store.

These Valentine’s treats aren’t super sweet so they will pair well with a big box of chocolates. (Or, in my case, a huge box of wine!)

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Fun Food: Peep Nest

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Just in time for Easter! This is a super cute, quick fun treat for the holiday. It’s low in fat, but still extra tasty! I keep eating my Peeps out of house and home!

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Black Russian Cake

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This one is more of an adult themed cake! Rich with the flavors a good Black Russian, the Kahlua and Vodka tastes hold strong while the actual alcohol evaporates. So, the kiddies may indulge as well :), making this a great New Year’s Party cake!

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Eggnog Lover’s Cookies!

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If you just can’t get enough eggnog during the holiday season, then this is your cookie. It’s easy and quick, no refridgeration and only one special ingredient that’s on your typical store shelf 🙂

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Beef Empanadas, Wholegrain Yumminess!

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Celebrate Cinco De Mayo with the zesty, wholegrain goodness of these beef empanadas!

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Coconut and Lime Scones for Easter

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Coconut scones glazed with colorful lime made in the shapes of Easter and Spring. They’re cute, tasty and not too sweet. They would be great served at brunch or for a lighter dessert.

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Irish Potato Whiskey Shake :)

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Frothy, Fabulous and Fun! I’ll confess this shake is only as Irish as the number of shots or Irish Whiskey you add, but you’ll feel lucky when you try it! My test audience loved it!

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Irish Cream Brownies For St. Patrick’s Day

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If you’re looking for something that will go well with your dark beer and get you a few winks on St. Patrick’s Day, try these Irish Cream Brownies! Start with a boring box brownie and use a little leprechaun charm to make something magically delicious!

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♥ The Truth About Valentine’s Day ♥

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Ah Valentine’s Day, a day of hope, expectation, celebration and dispair. While Halloween has become vilified and condemned, Valentine’s Day has been adopted around the world.

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Decadence is the Word for Valentine’s, Say it with Cake!

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Valentine’s Day, Chocolate and Decadence, three words that are nearly inseperable! If you’re in a pinch and need to put these three words to work in a hurry, I have the cake for you! Better yet, you don’t even need special pans!

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