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Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

Well school is officially out, my girl scout troop has bridged up the brownies, the garden is growing and the weather here in the Pacific North West is much hotter than normal...yup summer has arrived like a relative kicking in the front door. BAM! Along with all that summer brings are also the day dreams...… Continue reading Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

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Weight Watcher/Low Calorie – Cool Whip Cookies

Lately I have been in such a cooking rut... I look at the upcoming week on the calendar and stare blankly, always thinking "I need to try to make some new stuff". April was, and still is, such a busy month for my family and I haven't been the greatest, so motivation has been semi-low.… Continue reading Weight Watcher/Low Calorie – Cool Whip Cookies

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Easy Fall Cookies

Fall seems to be when things really start getting busy for everyone. In the hustle and bustle you might need (or just want) a fast and easy treat...so this is the recipe for you. This recipe for “Fall Cookies” is great because you use a box of cake mix with just 3 other items. Now… Continue reading Easy Fall Cookies

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Cake Mix Choloclate Chip Sprinkle Cookie Bar…(I had no idea what to name it)

I figured out another cookie bar recipe this one using a box of cake mix, and it is weight watcher friendly ☺ 4 pts+ I'm always looking on how to use cake mix in all kinds of recipes. Especially with the fall coming so soon, it's a perfect time to stock up on very cheap… Continue reading Cake Mix Choloclate Chip Sprinkle Cookie Bar…(I had no idea what to name it)

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Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

Last summer my daughter and I were trying to do a new project or activity that we could do at home everyday using stuff we already had in the house. (summer fun on a tight budget) We came across this recipe in the Family Fun magazine. Many times this particular magazine has some good ideas… Continue reading Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cake Cookies

Through out the year, during my coupon ventures, I grow what I like to call is my "stock pile".  And in my stock pile is many boxes of different cake mixes that I purchased for almost nothing. I always keep an eye out on how to use them for different recipes besides just the one… Continue reading Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cake Cookies

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Easy Pink Champagne Cupcakes

Happy New Year and Welcome 2013! So lets celebrate with some champagne and why not have a cupcake to go with it.  This is a very easy recipe that uses a box of cake mix as the start of it.  The cakes turn out nice and fluffy with a very smooth tasting champagne buttercream. Enjoy!… Continue reading Easy Pink Champagne Cupcakes