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Easy Instant Pot Cheesecake

Since about two years ago it seems as though the Instant Pot has been welcome into the homes of great cooks and not so good cooks alike. I was another one of those Instant Pot bandwagon fans and wanted to know what it all was about. Even more happy to find out it could do… Continue reading Easy Instant Pot Cheesecake

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Easy 4th of July Cake

Happy 4th of July to you all! We had a party to go to with friends of ours and I was looking for a quick and easy dessert to make while the baby napped and Little Diva read. I found this recipe taken originally from the Betty Crocker site. 1 box (15.25 oz.) white cake… Continue reading Easy 4th of July Cake

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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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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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Blueberry Yogurt Cake and with a Lemon Vanilla Glaze

Looking for something new, yummy and fresh?  This may be the treat, reward or just something to try for you. This cake uses non-fat Greek yogurt and surprisingly no butter. I made it this morning, shared with a few friends and it's already half gone! Ingredients 2 Eggs 1 Cup Blueberry Greek Yogurt 1 Cup… Continue reading Blueberry Yogurt Cake and with a Lemon Vanilla Glaze

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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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Yummy cake that isn’t that bad for you! (And only 2 ingredients)

This recipe is one that I've known for years and I haven't come across one person who doesn't like it yet. I don't know what the official name is for this but we just call it "Sprite Cake". My favorite things about this cake recipe are: weight watcher friendly (approx 2 points) very inexpensive kids… Continue reading Yummy cake that isn’t that bad for you! (And only 2 ingredients)

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Easy Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Glaze

I am so sorry I haven't had a post in a few weeks. Things have been getting busier and I have been trying to get the house in order for visitors through the upcoming holidays.  I'm just about done with house stuff and that means lots more time for posting goodies and awesome deals on… Continue reading Easy Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Glaze

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Pumpkin Crunch Cake

Fall is creeping up on us as the kids have once again started a new school year. No more back to school sales or pictures of backpacks, pencils and paper being shoved into your face by retailers every time you turn around. Now is the time where that last hot weekend just past and the… Continue reading Pumpkin Crunch Cake