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Caramel Apple Dip with Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips

October 19, 2012 Desserts and Sweets

Here’s a great little dip for fall gatherings. It’s sweet and rich, but not totally unhealthy.  You can use apple slices instead of pita chips, but the pita are pretty amazing.  The caramel topping makes this dip unforgettable. This recipe is made in three steps. First you make the dip, then the caramel topping and, [...]

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Whole Wheat “Nilla” Wafers

March 11, 2011 Desserts and Sweets

In honor of the upcoming weekend, I present a childhood favorite. Remember how good these were? I say “were” because I rarely eat store-bought cookies anymore. I picked up a box on a whim a few weeks ago to eat with my chocolate chipotle almond butter (hey, I needed something to spread it on!). They [...]

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Marshmallow Fluff Cupcakes

February 12, 2011 Desserts and Sweets

Lately, I’ve had a serious hankering for marshmallow. Um, not exactly. More like this. This weekend calls for marshmallow fluff cupcakes. After all, it’s Valentine’s Day.   I started with a box mix of devil’s food cake. Using a box mix saved time, allowing me to concentrate on the icing.    For the icing, you’ll [...]

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