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Easy Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies (3 smart points)!

Seems like we are right in the middle of autumn here in the Pacific Northwest. Everywhere I go I see pumpkin flavored everything, seriously everything has a pumpkin flavor now. Don't get me wrong I really enjoy pumpkin, but I'm more of a "enjoy pumpkin in more common things" kind of person. You know what… Continue reading Easy Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies (3 smart points)!

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Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread

I have made this cinnamon pull apart bread every Christmas morning for 8 years now and it's become such a family favorite they won't let me not make it Christmas morning! It is luckily a very simple recipe and I layout most everything I need to make it before “a long winter's nap” ☺ Ingredients:… Continue reading Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread

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Peppermint Striped Sandwich Cookies

I have been wanting to make some type of peppermint cookie lately, especially since there is a cookie exchange happening at my daughters school soon. I did a lot of browsing around but I didn't want to commit 3 hours of my day making these things from scratch. So I found the following recipe from… Continue reading Peppermint Striped Sandwich Cookies

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Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies

This is a great recipe if you are looking for a yummy cookie that doesn't taste overly sweet. Ingredients: 2 cups Flour 1/2 tsp Salt 2 sticks Unsalted Butter 1/2 cup Confectioner's Sugar 1 tsp Vanilla Extract (you can also scrape out a vanilla bean and add to dough mix) In one bowl sift together… Continue reading Vanilla Bean Shortbread Cookies

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Pecan Pie Bars…Dangerously Yummy!

If you like pecan pie you will love these...hands down! These are dangerously good people...I am warning you now... I had to give most of them away to friends and neighbors so my husband and I didn't eat them all...and now they want more! Pecan Pie Bars 1 cup Butter or Low Fat Margarine 2… Continue reading Pecan Pie Bars…Dangerously Yummy!