Caprese skewers

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One of my favorite activities almost every saturday morning starting late May is going to the local farmers market. Here the market opens mid April but only mid to late May fresh produce makes its appearance. By june there’s an abundance of fresh produce. Berries, peaches, cherries, corn, carrots, squash, melons, greens and all kinds of… 

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One pot beef vegetable skillet recipe and a CUTCO Cutlery Knife set giveaway

one pot beef vegetable skillet recipe

A simple yet satisfying dinner, this one pot beef vegetable skillet has incredible flavors from the carrots, celery, potatoes slow baked in a red wine and tomato sauce. When it comes to cooking, I’ve been spoiled for the first 30 years of my life. Until I was 19 I lived with my parents and my mom… 

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Roasted banana coconut ice cream

roasted banana coconut ice cream recipe

The ultimate two ingredients ice cream made with only roasted bananas and coconut milk!! Indulge in this guilt-free ice-cream all summer long! Today we’re going to make magic! We take two simple ingredients and make creamy rich ice cream! I could eat ice cream all summer long! I love this summer sweet treat and despite… 

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The best flourless hazelnut chocolate chip brownies

flourless brownies recipe

So rich and fudgy, these hazelnut chocolate chip brownies have an intensely chocolate interior and cracked tops. One bite and you’ll fall in love with these flourless brownies over and over again. I was a little skeptical when I was first offered a piece of  brownie with a cracked top. There was nothing appealing about… 

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Brown rice and chicken skillet

rice and chicken skillet recipe

Simple brown rice and chicken skillet – this comforting and satisfying dish is full of flavor, plus it takes one hour from start to finish.Kitchen is my favorite room in the entire house. If I could, I would bake all day long. I love trying new recipes, especially if it’s a dessert. But as much… 

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Strawberry banana split milkshake

strawberry banana split milkshake recipe

Too hot outside? Cool down with these rich and creamy strawberry banana split milkshakes made with just 3 ingredients!Few weeks ago it may have seem like spring will never come, but finally the temperatures are slowly getting higher, in fact this weekend there are supposed to be 70′s. There may not be much, but it’s… 

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No bake peanut butter and chocolate bars

no bake peanut butter chocolate bars recipe

These peanut butter and chocolate bars are the perfect no bake treat for those of us who just can’t resist peanut butter and chocolate! Tired of peanut butter and chocolate? I hope not! These no bake peanut butter and chocolate bars should go on your must-make list asap! Ever since I first tried buckeye truffles… 

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Reese’s peanut butter and chocolate truffle basketballs

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of REESE’S® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Score at your next basketball party with these hard to resist peanut butter and chocolate truffles shaped and decorated as mini basketballs! Basketball has been one of my favorite spots. May it be because it was the… 

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Lightened up loaded potato and cheese frittata

loaded potato and cheese frittata recipe

All my favorite baked potato fixings in this quick and easy baked potato and cheese frittata, now with half the calories!Potato, cheese and eggs may not seem like a light meal for some of your, but with few substitutions you can enjoy it without feeling guilty! If I had to pick one savory meal to… 

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Chocolate ganache coconut tart

Chocolate ganache coconut tart recipe 2

Simple but elegant, this silky chocolate ganache coconut tart with a flaky, tender almond crust will be the center of attention to any special occasion.  There’s absolutely no secret I love rich, smooth chocolate ganache and have been using it to fill a couple of tarts and have lost times how many time I ate… 

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Brownie cheesecake

Brownie cheesecake recipe 2

Thin layer of dense nutty brownies topped with the lightest cheesecake I’ve ever made. This guilt free brownie cheesecake it’s so easy to make you’ll end up making it over and over again. Oh, and it takes little to no effort to eat it! Raise your hand if you’ve been reading this blog for at… 

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Berry goat cheese cheesecake

berry goat cheese cheesecake recipe 3

Creamy and slightly tangy, the goat cheese gives a twist on the traditional cheesecake. Light and airy, this goat cheese cheesecake is drizzled with berry honey creme and topped with fresh blueberries. A scrumptious dessert to enjoy at the end of the day. I absolutely adore cheesecake. May it be a slice of my favorite… 

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Roasted figs chocolate ganache tart

Roasted figs chocolate ganache tart recipe 3

Decadent, rich chocolate ganache filling, a nutty crust and juicy sweet fresh figs make this roasted figs chocolate ganache tart a treat for a special occasion. And not to worry, it is super easy to make. If I have to pick one, just one fruit towards the end of summer, hands down is going to… 

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A&W Root Beer Floats

A&W Root Beer Floats

Despite its rocky start with tornado warnings, floods and thunderstorms that made me think we’re living in the rainforest, hot summer days are upon us. And that only means one thing. Ice-cream is a must every.single.day! Add some root beer to the picture and you’re the best mom ever! Root Beer Floats are a perfect… 

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Dulce de leche chocolate cheesecake bars

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Dulce de leche chocolate cheesecake bars – rich creamy caramel-y cheesecake topped with a thin layer of dulce de leche and chocolate ganache and a sprinkle of fleur de sel. The perfect sweet and salty treat! There’s no secret my favorite dessert is cheesecake. Chocolate cheesecake, if you want to narrow it down. I don’t have… 

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