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Strawberry Cheesecake Pots

Rich, creamy no-bake cheesecake that comes together in a flash in your blender or food processor. The cheesecake is blended with juicy strawberries then layered on toasted graham cracker crumbs, topped with more juicy strawberries, and a dollop of whipped cream with a strawberry on top.  Today is National Cheesecake Day! I’ve joined together with… 

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Key Lime Pound Cake

A sweet, moist, dense key lime pound cake drizzled with a tart key lime glaze. A delicious Southern twist to a traditional pound cake. Today’s post is my first post as part of a virtual progressive dinner. Every month on the last Tuesday of the month, I’ll join with a eleven other great food bloggers and participate… 

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Cherry Almond Cheesecake Twists

Today’s post is a guest post  by a long-time Barbara Bakes and Pressure Cooking Today reader. Carol is an active member of several cooking forums, including Taste of Home. She loves trying and sharing new recipes, and I’m so happy she agreed to share her scrumptious sweet roll twists with my readers today. Take it away Carol: ~~  ♥… 

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4th of July Lemon Cranberry Shortbread Cookies

These easy-to-make, red, white and blue star-shaped cookies for the 4th of July are a sandy, crumbly shortbread cookie studded with dried cranberries, covered in a tart lemon glaze and topped with fun red, white, and blue stripes.   A fun change from a traditional cut out cookie. These melt-in-your mouth cookies are made with a… 

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BLT Breakfast Sandwich

Start the day with a protein filled breakfast sandwich that will keep you going all morning long. A fluffy one egg omelette with two strips of bacon, creamy avocado and juicy tomato on a chewy, whole wheat torta roll. Last week I posted my Whole Wheat Torta Roll recipe. A copycat of the Costco Torta… 

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Rich, fudgy chocolate cookies loaded with semi-sweet chocolate chips and soft peanut butter chips.  A few weeks ago, I was shopping at Trader Joe’s and a package of Peanut Butter Chips caught my eye. I’m sure I’ve seen peanut butter chips at the grocery store before, but this little package just seemed to be calling… 

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Whole Wheat Torta Rolls

A flavorful, chewy, ciabatta style roll made with whole wheat flour. A copycat whole wheat version of the popular Torta Sandwich rolls sold at Costco. Have you tried the La Brea Bakery Torta rolls from Costco? I’ve been buying them every week for probably the last year. We keep them stocked in the freezer. They make… 

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Strawberry Rhubarb Puff Pastry Turnovers

Rich, buttery puff pastry wrapped around a tart homemade strawberry rhubarb pie filling baked until it’s golden brown, crisp and flaky, and drizzled with a sweet vanilla glaze. After I baked my Strawberry Rhubarb Pie with a Streusel Top, I still had plenty of rhubarb left from the big bunch my mother-in-law had given me. Since my family loved the… 

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Mini Coconut Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

A fun mini size skillet cookie made with coconut oil instead of butter and loaded with chocolate chips and shredded coconut.  Recently, I had the opportunity to attend BlogHer Food in Miami. It was a chance to learn ways to improve my site and network, learn and have fun with other food bloggers. We were also able… 

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BBQ Bacon Cheese Hot Dogs

Bun length beef hot dogs stuffed with creamy gouda cheese wrapped in bacon and slathered in tangy BBQ sauce, then grilled until the hot dog is sweating, the cheese is melty, the bacon is crisp and the BBQ sauce is sticky and caramelized. One of my most popular posts in the summer is my Bacon… 

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