Cottage cheese whole wheat dinner rolls

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I wish every-time I plan something it immediately gets checked on my to-do list. I’ve been meaning to bake along with my wonderful friend Lora aka Cake Duchess pretty much since she started the #TwelveLoaves. But you know how it is, life gets in the way, other recipes get prettier pictures, the dateline is over. If I keep… 

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Steakhouse Bread

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We don’t go often to steakhouse. As vegetarian we need a good excuse to have dinner at Outback or another steakhouse but we do go there when we’re visiting family in South Carolina. My mother in law loves a good steak and there are several local restaurants that we go to every time we visit her. The… 

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Zucchini wedges

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  Some might say Labor day is the end of summer. Some will consider September 21st the last day of summer. I’m in between. I love summer but I’m ready for fall. I’ve already started the fall baking. Last weekend I found some beautiful zucchini at the farmers market. We love zucchini and despite trying different zucchini recipes we… 

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Tomato tart with poppy seed crust and goat cheese

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Tomato tart with poppy seed crust and goat cheese – buttery poppy seed and thyme crust, colorful cherry and kumata tomatoes and crumbled goat cheese It’s been quite a while since I shared a savory dish, a couple of months, since my version of rice and beans and a year since I last shared  my favorite… 

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Ooey gooey chocolate caramel rolo bars

Homemade Rolo Bars | Roxanashomebaking.com

Homemade Oreo crust, Rolo candies, caramel and chocolate ganache –these ooey gooey rolo bars are a chocolate caramel heavenly delight I’m having a hard time writing today’s post. All I want is to get up and make myself a new batch of these homemade Rolo bars. I was just thinking one day, how awesome would… 

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Homemade healthy snack bars

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We’ve been on the road for 4 weeks now. Time sure flew by. We had tons of fun enjoying our well-deserved family vacation. Soon it will come to an end and we’ll be looking forward to next year road trip, mapping out new places we have our heart set on. Being away from home from… 

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Homemade Healthy Snack Bars

Healthy Snack Bars | Roxanashomebaking.com

I had a hard time deciding what to name these bars. Oat bars? Granola bars? Hemp seed bars? Chia seed bars? Dried fruit bars? Seed bars? Energy Bars? Gluten free bars? Vegan Bars? Or just Oat Hemp Chia Seed Fruit Gluten-free Vegan Energy bars? That would have been too long, right? Ever since I shared… 

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Chickpea Flour Bread

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I don’t own a bread machine and don’t see myself using one anytime soon. I think adding everything to a bread machine takes the fun away from seeing how your bread comes to life, starting with the proofing of the yeast, letting it rise, shaping it and finally waiting for the loaf to be baked… 

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Blueberry Banana Tart

Blueberry Banana Tart

It’s funny how the same meaning can be said using different words. My friend Kita thinks it’s as easy as a cake. I know it’s as easy as a pie. Hubby says easy as abc. In Romanian we say easy as (saying) good afternoon. No matter how you say it, today I’ll say it’s as easy… 

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Chocolate fudge roasted strawberry cookie bars

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Chocolate fudge roasted strawberry cookie bars – shortbread cookie topped with rich chocolate fudge, tangy strawberry jam and tart roasted strawberries. I’m fortunate enough to live in an area where the strawberry patches are still open. For almost mid June that’s a really good thing. I picked almost 8 lbs the other day and I… 

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Potato Pizza

Potato Pizza

The first day of summer is almost a month away but the temperatures have gone crazy, yesterday for example  in was in the 90′s. Today it’s supposed to be the same. With the three day weekend, everyone is out enjoying every ray of sunshine. The grill is coming back in season, along with  back yard… 

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Homemade Chocolate Crackers

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Over the weekend I made a list of goodies I have to bake for this Sunday church event in my community. It’s gonna be a peanut butter, nutella, chocolate and marshmallows kinda night. I can wait to start baking, but before I do that, I’m enjoying the last two days of vacation. Family time is… 

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Orange Cranberry Bread

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 Few years ago, while enjoying some time with my family in Romania and skyping with my husband we decided we both need a vacation. Few days later I was packing my stuff and instead of coming home I took the first flight to Mexico. We decided upon an all-inclusive resort. We did nothing the entire… 

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Strawberry Ricotta Gelato

Strawberry Ricotta Gelato

Good morning y’all! (Read it with a Southern accent since I’m greeting you from Georgia) The rain doesn’t seem to stop, does it? We left South Carolina hoping for a little sunshine and the rain keeps following us. Is it raining in your area? I clearly need another summer vacation to enjoy the sun and… 

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Homemade Chocolate Chip Brownie Bars

Homemade Chocolate Chip Brownie Larabar | Roxanashomebaking.com

Gluten free and vegan chocolate chip brownie bars made with dates, nuts and chocolate chips. Why pay more than $1 at the store when you can make your own?  Lately I have been thinking about my Stay-at-home-Mom status. I feel like I’m telling a lie when I’m asked what I’m doing and I reply by… 

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Raspberry Cheesecake

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Flowers are blooming everywhere. Trees are turning green. With the arrival of Spring, farmer’s markets and local farms are opening their gates. Most of the fruit and veggies from produce section of the grocery store have a “made in USA” sticker on them and not made in Chile or Mexico. The local paper has lots… 

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