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Honey Glazed Chicken

I miss cookies.  I don’t know about you, but over the holidays, I got pretty used to there being a cookie around whenever I wanted a little bit of a sweet treat.  I realize I can’t continue to eat them every day if I want to be healthy, but boy is it hard to go
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Favorite Recipes of 2015

I hope your holidays have been happy ones!  As the year draws to a close and the new one begins, it is always a time for reflection and new beginnings.  I have enjoyed going through the posts of 2015, remembering the recipes that have made it to the blog this year.  It made me happy
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Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate

Our daughter is in college experiencing life in a dorm right now.  She called the other day to ask if she could bring some friends home for dinner.  They are all tired of eating fast food on campus and are almost out of credit on their meal tickets (the pitfalls of trying to get the
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How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

I think I have eaten my weight in bacon this week!  And it was purely sacrificial on my part so I could give you precise and accurate information on how to cook bacon in the oven. It had nothing to do with the fact that I couldn’t resist all the perfectly cooked bacon right at
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Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie Bars

I think this may just be the best dessert I’ve ever eaten.  I know, I know, I always think whatever dessert I am eating is the best one I’ve ever eaten.  But really…, this might be the one! 🙂  It is so rich and chocolaty.  There is a hint of bourbon, although you can definitely
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Apple Crisp Pizza

I love all of the pumpkin goodies that are around this time of year and have already made several loaves of Pumpkin Bread, but truth be told, it is the apple baked goods that make me happiest.  I think mostly because apple desserts usually involve some kind of streusal, caramel, and possibly ice cream on
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Homemade Naan

In my last post, I told you about the Indian dinner that I made last week for our son’s Christmas present.  We had such a great time, and ate some absolutely delicious food.  I mentioned that one thing we ate was naan, an Indian bread.  I had never eaten it before, and it was one
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