Mint Chocolate Chip Brownie Cupcakes

mint choc chip brownie cupcakes

Last weekend, I decided I would make something green for my coworkers in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. I’m not normally one to really celebrate the holiday in any grand style (Not Irish, and I’m not the biggest celebrator of holidays anyway, save a few. Just call me a big fuddy-duddy.), but I made an exception…

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Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Clementine Mascarpone Frosting

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Sometimes, you just need a treat. Or at least, that’s what I decided this weekend. So I made carrot cake cupcakes. (And subsequently forced them upon my co-ed soccer team. They didn’t seem to mind.) Besides, springtime is coming soon, and what’s more springlike than carrot cake? It’s perfect for Easter, of course, but who…

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Gluten-Free Desserts of Christmas Past

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Chocolate Dipped Dates with Spiced Nuts Typically each year I have more than one holiday recipe shared with you. This year, not so much. I feel terrifically behind this year, and haven’t even planned out my menu. All my presents haven’t even arrived yet (I ordered a lot online), and nothing is wrapped. I’ve purchased…

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Skillet Cornbread

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That first cool breeze. That first day where the temps don’t reach 70 degrees. When we can open the windows and breathe a sigh of relief. The heat is finally over. That’s when my husband and I give each other knowing looks: it’s CHILI time! I love to make a big pot of Texas Red chili….

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