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Salted Caramel Pretzel Brownies

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Today is National Dessert Day – yum! Sweets are my weakness and I absolutely love anything chocolate. What would Dessert Day be without a sweet treat?! My boyfriend wanted me to make “fudgy” brownies for this occasion, so my baking skills would now be put to use. The secret ingredient for these brownies is coconut oil. Where do I begin with all the amazing benefits of coconut oil? This healthy fat is a great replacement for butter or oil in cooking and baking. Simply take the original recipe and swap butter or oil out for coconut oil in a 1:1 […]

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Salted Caramel Pumpkin Cookies

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Summer was a amazing! We had so much fun… but I am totally ready for fall! Bring on pumpkin flavored anything, cool evenings and family fun! Thankfully my whole family loves pumpkin too so they are just as excited about this season of the year as I am and they encourage me to keep finding new ways to add more pumpkin to our lives. We are also pretty smitten with caramel… especially when it’s sprinkled with salt, so I created a cookie that is full of fall favorites like pumpkin and salted caramel. Yum! These cookies took me about 5 […]

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Salted Caramel Cupcakes

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I’ve become pretty addicted to other food bloggers. I just love when I find a recipe on another site that I can try with coconut oil! My latest must-try recipe comes from Sprinkle Bakes. Usually I replace all of the butter in a recipe with coconut oil, but I still used some butter in this recipe, because I thought the buttery flavor combined with the lightness of the coconut oil would be divine. I was right! It was my first time making caramel ever, so it was definitely an experiment. I think next time, I will cook it for a […]

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