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Chocolate Balsamic Pancakes with Strawberries

by Nicole July 21, 2013
Chocolate Balsamic Pancakes with Strawberries

This is a  far reaching idea I know.  I was approached by Mandarano to try out their Balsamic Glaze and Sauce and come up with a recipe using it to share with all of you.  I was really excited and honored for them to contact me to highlight their product.  To be honest I have […]

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Quinoa Chocolate Pudding

by Nicole May 6, 2013
Quinoa Chocolate Pudding

The warm weather has really sparked a flurry of outdoor activity already.  It is amazing how invigorated a little sunshine can make you feel.  I have been spending a lot of time picnicking and playing with the lovies.  It means the world to me that they love nature as much as they do. We have […]

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Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Nicole December 29, 2012
Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

I really call these cookies “Grinch Chip Cookies”  in my house in honor of the season and one of my favorite holiday movies. I wanted to share these first in honor of my dear friend Franny (aka Cookie) who is a serious Mint/Chocolate girl.  Also I know as the holiday draws near you may feel […]

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Max’s Mudpie Cake

by Nicole November 10, 2012
max's mudpie cake

Today was my littlest lovies 2nd birthday. I can’t help but whine the usual “Where did the time go?” I am so in awe watching him grow and develop every day. He makes me laugh with his comical ways and makes my heart burst with his loving nature.  He has made our little family complete and […]

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Cadbury Mini Egg Scones

by Nicole April 29, 2012
Cadbury Mini Egg Scones

First of all I have to thank the genius ladies from We Are Not Martha for the clever use of this Easter staple. I know I am late for Easter but I know some of you still have a bunch of candy lying around from either the holiday or the half off bin after sale […]

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Smore Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Nicole February 27, 2012
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I first made these over the summer after coming across something on Pinterest. They were a huge hit at our end of the summer BBQ. It is the perfect hybrid of Smores and a chocolate chip cookie. They do take a bit longer than a traditional cookie due to being cooked on another cookie but […]

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