Chocolate Pistachio Biscotti

February is upon us and I started thinking of yummy recipes I could make and just decided I should just start making some. Ryan and I are coffee drinkers. Besides having coffee with breakfast, I usually like it in the evenings with some kind of crunchy sweet item. I found myself surprised when I realized that one of my favorite crunchy cookies happen to be biscotti....more
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Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bites made from Master Cookie Dough

Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bites  Bite. Morsel. Just enough to satisfy the appetite.These little cookies are the perfect two or three bite treat to go along with a cup of coffee or tea.  And nestled right in the middle is a chocolate covered macadamia nut. A rich, buttery cookie surrounding a little bit of chocolate covered paradise. How can you not love that?...more
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Loaded and Stuffed Mashed Potato Monkey Bread

[Editor's Note: Those of you trying to avoid carbs should just look away now, but for anyone who takes comfort in potatoes and bread, I have just the recipe for you. This is a quick-to-make recipe that results in a warm, delightful, pull-apart creation sure to fill your belly with joy. --Genie] ...more
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Salted Caramel Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Perhaps it’s the memories of my childhood milk and cookie snack time, or my never-ending love for the classic chocolate chip cookie. Maybe it’s the unparalleled and addictive smell wafting from the kitchen as they bake, or the endless add-ins you can throw into a cookie dough....more
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Make Perfect Candy Apples At Home

[Editor's Note: Caramel apples are one thing—they involve a fairly easy melting of caramel and a quick dip—but candy apples are generally considered to be a little trickier. Luckily, these instructions are clear and simple, and should be no trouble to recreate just in time for a happy Halloween! --Genie] ...more
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Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Popper Chicken

[Editor's Note: This appetizer-inspired chicken main dish comes together quickly, and you can toss together a salad to go with it while the bacon-wrapped breasts are cooking. It's a jazzy option for a quick weeknight dinner! --Genie] ...more
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Honeycomb or Seafoam Candy

[Editor's Note: If you're one who likes to make batches of candy to share at the holidays, this recipe might be right up your alley. It's a simple recipe, but creates a gorgeous result, and it can be served in a chocolate-dipped or plain version. It's a great alternative to the usual candy fare! --Genie] ...more
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