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Banana Muffins

Yummy banana muffins…. (Recipe from Taste of Home) Ingredients 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 medium ripe bananas 1 egg 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions In a large bowl, combine dry ingredients. In another bowl, mash the bananas. Add egg, oil and […]

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Drink More H2O!

There is no doubt that water is essential to everyone’s diet. Now that the weather is getting warmer and that we are going outside more, drinking water should be done throughout the day. Infusing your water can add some flavour and nutrients. If you don’t like the taste of plain water, add some cooling combinations with […]

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Almond M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup white sugar 1 egg, room temperature 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/4 cup almond flour 1 cup all purpose flour 1/2 tbsp cornstarch 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt M&M’s chocolate chips Directions: In a bowl, beat the butter and sugars. Add in […]

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Napoleon Sponge Cake

I made this cake for my Grandma’s 95th birthday. There are layers of fruit, sponge cake, puff pastry and whipped cream! For the cake, I used this recipe: INGREDIENTS Sponge Cake 6 large eggs, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1 tsp finely grated lemon zest 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ […]

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Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake

Making cheesecake takes a lot of time (11 hours) but once it’s complete, it’s all worth the work and patience! (Recipe from Food Network-but I slightly modified it…) Ingredients Crust: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted Filling: 2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, room temperature 2 (8-ounce) containers mascarpone cheese, room temperature 1 1/4 […]

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Nutella Cupcakes!

Using the rest of my jar of Nutella, I made these! (By One Ordinary Day) Recipe:  Self-Frosting Nutella Cupcakes 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature 1/4 cup canola or mild vegetable oil 3/4 cup sugar 3 large eggs 1 tsp. vanilla 1 3/4 cup all purpose flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. salt 1/4-1/2 […]

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