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Chocolate Truffle Tart with Candied Bacon

Do you still buy the newspaper? Call me old fashioned, but I think that there is something so timeless and enjoyable about spending an easy Sunday morning leafing through a crisp newspaper. Coffee first, paper second and all is right in the … Continue reading

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Bourbon Gingersnap Whoopie Pies

“The Children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugar-plumbs danced in their heads.”  Bah Humbug! The time has come to dispel all myths that Christmas is about catering to childrens’ sweet-tooths. Candy canes?  Chocolates? Pff boring. We … Continue reading

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Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes

With Cocoa Buttercream Frosting News update: Today, January 27th is National Chocolate Cake Day! Could it be true!? According to this article from the Daily Meal, it is a cold hard fact. I know..Best Monday cheer-up. Probably ever! 

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Christmas Star Tarts

With Christmas around the corner (12 days away, can you believe it?) I am going to give you all a little extra loving in the upcoming week! Here it is– the Seven Days of Christmas– a series of seven delectable … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Buttercream Meringues

Well hey there October! Aren’t you looking mighty… cold, damp and splashy. Just the way we like you! So, I have a confession to make. I am a little embarrassed to admit it to you though, because lately I’ve gone … Continue reading

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