Orange-Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Orange-Chocolate Chip Cookies - Bake someone happy with these delicious chocolate chip cookies scented with orange zest.

Bake someone happy with these delicious chocolate chip cookies scented with orange zest. Years ago I dove head-first into the world of couponing. We were deep in debt. Coupon deals were just starting to become more prevalent. The recession was strong. And I became a coupon junky. Our grocery budget was $400/month to feed 7 […]

Baby Cakes

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Baby Cakes Cookie Recipe - Add all kinds of variety to your baking with this versatile cookie recipes. Add whatever chopped candies you have on hand to make Baby Cakes a sweet treat at your house.

Add all kinds of variety to your baking with this versatile cookie recipes. Add whatever chopped candies you have on hand to make Baby Cakes a sweet treat at your house. Disclosure: This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of […]

Not Your Ice Cream Truck’s Ice Cream Sandwiches

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Not Your Ice Cream Truck

Forget the ice cream man. Make your own Ice Cream Sandwiches this summer. This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! You know […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies & Baking with Kids

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Chocolate Chip Cookies & Baking with Kids | Good Cheap Eats

This year I’m an ambassador for Bob’s Red Mill, one of my very favorite brands on the planet. I already loved their products, and then I read Bob’s biography. I love him and his company even more. It’s an honor that I get to partner with them this year. Today, I’m sharing over on Bob’s […]

Maple-Sweetened Chocolate Cupcakes with Honey Cream Cheese Frosting

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Maple-Sweetened Chocolate Cupcakes with Honey Cream Cheese Frosting - Enjoy a naturally sweet treat in these chocolate cupcakes with honey cream cheese frosting.

Enjoy a naturally sweet treat in these chocolate cupcakes with honey cream cheese frosting. This recipe was born out of a craving for brownies. A few weeks ago in anticipation of a trip to Legoland, I baked my traditional Cocoa Brownies using maple syrup for the sugar. I figured the texture would be the same, […]

Triple Chocolate Donuts

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Triple Chocolate Donuts

Save some coin and bake your own triple chocolate donuts. I baked four and a half dozen donuts in the making of this post. I did it all for you. Last week I took the plunge and purchased a couple donut pans. Yeah, I know, I’m late to the donut baking party. Joy bakes them. […]

Easy Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

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Homemade Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Homemade chocolate buttercream frosting comes together easily and tastes so much better than the canned variety. I was a little late to the cupcake craze. But that’s okay. Still tastes just as good. My littlest one chose cupcakes for her birthday last week. The older kids were astounded: What do you mean? She’s not going […]

Cocoa Apricot Cashew Bites

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Cocoa Apricot Cashew Bites

Cocoa Apricot Cashew Bites are a naturally-sweetened snack that are¬†easy to make and very kid-friendly. Except for a handful of “cheat” days for the FishMama Trifecta, I’m going sugar-free this month, trying to reclaim a little bit of that energy that I felt during my Whole 30. I don’t want to give up baked goods […]

Gingerbread Hot Cocoa

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Gingerbread hot cocoa is true to its name. Rich in flavor, it’ll warm your tummy this winter. There’s a chill in the air. Time to enjoy a warm cup of goodness. You might love coffee or tea. Hot cocoa is good, too. We’ve been indulging a little too much in coffee shop fare, so I’m […]

Tasty No Bake Desserts

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Chocolate Fondue

We tend to associate dessert time with oven time. But that doesn’t have to be the case. Desserts can be tasty and delicious — no baking required. Raspberry Cream Cups with Pretzels Recently, the Best Landlords in the World replaced our oven and microwave. In the weeks leading up to the switch, our oven was […]