Cranberry cookies

cranberry cookies recipe

Sweet and soft, these nutty cranberry cookies are a family favorite. Make them for friends and family, for your next cookie exchange or bake and freeze getting them out when the cravings strike. The first sign of fall and I stock on fresh cranberries. Although easily available frozen year round, I prefer to buy them… 

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Pumpkin pie bars

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Made with a rich and creamy pumpkin filling, these pie bars are a delicious twist of the classic pie and a nice way to feed a crowd without being too messy! And with only 6 ingredients they come together in no time! Pumpkin pie has and most likely will always be a favorite of my family… 

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Marble pumpkin cheesecake

pumpkin cheesecake recipe

Two fall favorite desserts – pumpkin pie meets velvety cheesecake in this scrumptious marble pumpkin cheesecake. The perfect dessert for your Thanksgiving dinner party. Little over a week until Thanksgiving and I’m still struggling with the menu. It’s a funny story actually. If you had asked me two weeks ago I told you I have… 

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Chocolate pumpkin bars

chocolate pumpkin bars

Perfect for fall potlucks, these chocolate pumpkin bars feature layers or rich chocolate cake, silky pumpkin pie and light frosting and finished with a dust of cinnamon.  I rarely make the same dessert twice in a short period of time. Usually I rotate them every 3-4 month, giving my family time to try new ones… 

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Chocolate chip pumpkin quick bread

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This easy, super moist chocolate chip pumpkin quick bread is packed with all the amazing fall flavors. The bread gets better as it ages so plan to bake it a day or two ahead. I have a love relationship with the winter squash January through December but my heart starts to beat faster middle of September… 

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Pecan pumpkin roll cake

pecan pumpkin roll cake recipe

A classic fall dessert, pecan pumpkin roll cake with smooth cream cheese filling is a must at our Thanksgiving table. One bite and you’ll understand why! My mom was an amazing cook! May it be a simple family dinner or a holiday she would add love to every meal. She loved trying out new dishes… 

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Chocolate pecan cheesecake

chocolate pecan cheesecake recipe

Don’t wait until Thanksgiving to bake this chocolate pecan cheesecake! Silky cheesecake featuring two layers of chopped pecans and chocolate chips will make everyone rave about this recipe! Cheesecake is one of those desserts you can’t go wrong with. Either using cream cheese, ricotta cheese or the tangy goat cheese this decadent dessert will always make… 

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Apple pie cups with cinnamon streusel topping

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When it comes to fall desserts, apple pie is an all American dessert sample. Now you can enjoy this dessert made in less than one hour (baking included) in a cup form!  One of my family’s favorite fall activity is apple picking. Although apples are widely available year round, there’s so much fun spending the… 

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Pumpkin pie panna cotta tart

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A fall inspired make-ahead dessert, pumpkin pie panna cotta got an elegant twist. Let to rest in an oatmeal brown sugar crust, this panna cotta tart is a light, silky finish to your Thanksgiving meal.  When I think of fall, apples and pumpkin come first to mind. Especially pumpkin pie. It’s been a family tradition… 

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Pumpkin Eggnog Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting

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Sweet and flavorful from the eggnog and pumpkin spices, these pumpkin eggnog chocolate cupcakes are topped with a pumpkin flavored cream cheese frosting Dear Pumpkin Spice Hershey’s Kisses, The first time I’ve seen and read about you was about a year ago and ever since I knew I’m gonna love you. But you were playing… 

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Pumpkin Eggnog Bread

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Soft and light, with a buttery crust and a yellowish color, this pumpkin eggnog bread is a wonderful addition to your Thanksgiving meal.  I’ve been baking bread for three years now and I’m so happy to have met so many wonderful bakers who inspire me to try new bread techniques or combos. I’m not going to… 

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Cranberry cheesecake

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A creamy velvety cheesecake topped with ruby red cranberry sauce. A festive holiday treat perfect for the Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert table.  Did you know today is World Diabetes Day? I didn’t either and if you take a look at my blog you can easily understand why. I bake absolutely nothing that can be called diabetic friendly, well except for… 

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Cranberry Chocolate Brioche Rolls

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What a trip this post has been. Let’s take a walk back in time. Few weeks ago I received an email from Hodgson Mill asking if I was interested in participating in their “Have a GRAIN Holiday” baking contest, using one of their flours. The idea of trying new flours was tempting, especially since they don’t sell it… 

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Pumpkin chocolate cake

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The buttermilk makes this pumpkin chocolate cake light, soft and crumbly and the melted chocolate on top makes it perfect for Halloween and not only. This is the most Halloween-ish I can get. It may not be spooky, it may not be scary, it may not have a web and 8 legs but it’s my Halloween treat…. 

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Pumpkin kissed brownie surprise cookies

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Soft with a rich chocolate taste just like a brownie should be and a melted candy baked inside, these pumpkin kissed brownie surprise cookies are a family favorite Halloween is probably my least favorite holiday. Maybe because I’m now a big fan of spider webs or maybe because I was born in Dracula’s country (not too far from his castle). The only part… 

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Whole wheat pumpkin challah

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Today I have another whole wheat bread for you made with Red Star PLATINUM. I wasn’t lying when I told you I did a ton of baking with the latest Red Star Yeast before I wrote the review on Monday (you still have time to enter the giveaway if you haven’t yet) Just like the… 

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