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Top Holiday Pie Recipes

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Now that we are nearing the end of October, I’m slowly starting to get into the Holiday baking mood. One dessert that I tend to wait for until the end of the year is homemade pie – YUM! To me, there’s nothing better than putting your creative mind to work of sculpting the perfect homemade pie. The possibilities are endless when it comes to crust and filling choices, so this is one dessert that I never get bored with making.Last year, I switched up some of my baking techniques and primarily use coconut oil as a substitute for butter or […]

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Top 5 Homemade Cookie Recipes

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It’s Homemade Cookie Day! What better way to celebrate than going through old recipes and whipping up a few batches of delicious homemade cookies – yum! My husband and I are cookie fanatics and I personally love making them from scratch.My secret ingredient for all baking now is using coconut oil as a substitute for butter or vegetable oil. You would never be able to tell the difference in a recipe and all my cookies always come out so soft and flavorful now.To use coconut oil in any recipe, simply swap it out in a 1:1 ratio. As a tip, […]

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Top Fall Sweet Treats

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Today is officially the first day of fall! Here in sunny Florida, it sure does not feel like it, but that’s not stopping me from getting into the fall festive mode. I already broke out the pumpkin scented candles, cinnamon potpourri, and fall place mats for my dining room table and now comes the fun part – fall baking!I absolutely love to bake, but baking for the fall and winter seasons has always been a favorite activity of mine. There’s nothing like the flavors of pumpkin, cinnamon, gingerbread, and peppermint to really get into the feel of the upcoming holiday […]

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