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The Best Baking Secret

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I wish I was exaggerating the amount of times I tell people that my all-time favorite use for coconut oil is in baked goods. If you haven’t tried baking with coconut oil then let me tell you – you’re missing out! Coconut oil is a healthy fat which can be substituted in cooking or baking for butter or oil in any recipe. From my baking experience in the past, I would run into issues of cakes being dry, hard cookies that would crumble and breads just didn’t have the texture I wanted. Using coconut oil in my baked goods has […]

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Top Valentine’s Day Treats and Gifts

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Happy Valentine’s Day! Here are some of our favorite Valentine’s Day recipes we have made in the past. Surprise your loved one tonight or just make a special treat for yourself to enjoy!   Red Velvet Cake Poppers – You can never go wrong with red velvet and these are small enough so you don’t cheat on your diet. Just eat one to satisfy your sugar craving or go ahead and splurge and eat them all! Red Velvet Oreo Truffles – Again, who can go wrong with red velvet, mix in some oreos and these are irresistible! Chocolate Raspberry Hearts […]

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Super Bowl Buffalo Wings

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It’s February 1st, which means it’s Game Day!! Who are you routing for – the Patriots or the Seahawks? I know with all the excitement going on, a bunch of you are still putting together last minute appetizers and dishes for the big game, including myself. Wings are always a hit amongst the guys who come over for the game, so last night I did a trial run of a new style of wings. Oh my gosh, did they come out GOOD! I have always been a fan of buffalo style wings, so I stuck with this and chose a […]

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