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Pecan Pie cookies

Even though it's no longer pie season, I am still craving the delicious nutty flavors of pecan pie!! But December is cookie season and I'm all about the soft chewy texture of a cookie! This is exactly how these Pecan Pie Cookies were invented! I actually remember my grandma making something very similar to this… Continue reading Pecan Pie cookies

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Pretzel Turtles

I cannot even believe it's December already! Where did November even go?! Regardless of how quickly the month has flown by, it's officially cookie season! I mean, sure, it's also Christmas and winter and snow, and all that jazz. But more importantly, it's time for cookies, cookies, and more cookies! Even if this year's cookie… Continue reading Pretzel Turtles

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Peppermint White Chocolate Bark

If pumpkin spice is the official flavor of fall, then peppermint is the official flavor of winter. Nothing screams the holidays like candy canes, peppermint mochas, peppermint bark, and the delicious minty scented hand soaps! Okay, maybe the last one is a bit of a stretch, but I am all about the peppermint flavors in… Continue reading Peppermint White Chocolate Bark

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Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes

If you don't see mashed potatoes on a holiday table, is it really the holidays?! I've been a mashed potato lover my whole life; well, I've been a potato lover my whole life. I'm not really picky on the form they come in. However, there is something so rich and decadent about mashed potatoes. Maybe… Continue reading Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes

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Molten Chocolate Cauldrons

Another Halloween dessert idea! Because why have one dessert when you can have two desserts?! Am I right?!? I'm not trying to say that I pick favorites or anything, but this Halloween dessert might be better than the first! But this one is chocolate! Chocolate is always going to win in my eyes! This ooey-gooey,… Continue reading Molten Chocolate Cauldrons

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Eyeball and Sausage Rigatoni Pie

Trick or Treat! It's candy time!! The key to success on Halloween night is the delicious balance between sweet and savory! If you're going to go wild with candy, you first have to prepare with a hearty dinner beforehand! I definitely have a sweet tooth and even though I may only be handing out candy,… Continue reading Eyeball and Sausage Rigatoni Pie