Mini Heart Shaped Apple Pies

Mini Heart Shaped Apple Pies

We made a bunch of sweet treats for Journey’s Valentine’s Day Crafternoon including these adorable mini heart shaped apple pies.

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Eat & Tell: Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

I found this recipe on the back of the craisins package a few years ago and thought they sounded delish. And I was right.  I especially love making them because they are easy to make and since they are made with real oats and little sugar, they must be healthy.  At least that what I tell myself as I woof them down!  Here’s the recipe…

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Eat & Tell: Pumpkin French Toast Bake w/Vanilla Sauce

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We are right in the middle of pumpkin season and I’m sharing yet another yummy pumpkin recipe.  I love this french toast bake because it’s easy and you can even prepare it the night before then just pop it in the oven in the morning.  Smells like heaven and tastes like it too! Continue reading

Apple Pie Apples w/ Salted Caramel Drizzle

 

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I was tossing around what apple recipe I was going to feature on my tv segment this week and couldn’t make up my mind.  I wanted to make an apple pie, but I thought it was too traditional for tv.  Then I saw a picture of these and knew I had to try them. Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Honey Pumpkin Muffins W/ Cream Cheese Icing

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Journey and I went to a pumpkin festival at an orchard.  It was my first time visiting a real pumpkin patch and picking my own pumpkins.  Since we had so many, Journey asked if we could make pumpkin muffins.  Of course! Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Gluten-Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

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It seems that I’m starting to love pumpkin just as much as I do sweet potatoes.  Lately, I’ve been adding it to everything—including chocolate chip cookies.  I’m not sure why I decided to make them gluten-free.  I guess I was just curious about whether gluten-free baked goods could be as tasty as those that contain gluten.  And based on this cookie recipe, they absolutely can!  Continue reading

Friday Find: The Best Lunch Box Ever

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While I am quite creative in the kitchen, when it comes to packing Journey’s lunch my ideas fall flat.  It’s just the beginning of October and she’s already getting bored with what’s in her lunchbox. I added a few new hot lunch options into the mix, but how many times can I do pasta? Then I came across this week’s find… Continue reading

Back To School: Lunchbox Love

lunchbox loveIt’s back to school time already!  I’m always looking for creative ways to welcome kids back to school and what better way than to show them a little Lunchbox Love! Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Spring Cupcakes

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Spring has finally sprung and I decided to celebrate with these adorable lemon cupcakes! The tree outside my kitchen window inspired the bird’s nest. The lemon buttercream icing, topped with toasted coconut, Mini Robin Eggs, and rainbow sprinkles is the perfect combination of sweet and tart. Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Pumpkin Spice Applesauce

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With so many crisp apples and pumpkins a plenty, I thought I would add a twist to my usual applesauce recipe by adding some pumpkin puree.  My little taste tester gave it a thumbs up and I’m sure your kids will love it too! Continue reading