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Apple Crumble

So the holidays are here.  It’s official – Movember is over, holiday party invites are streaming in, and tis the season for baked goodies, egg nog, and shopping until you drop.  Many of us are hosting parties and attending potlucks (or like me, doing both this weekend) and finding a dessert that everyone can eat can […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookies a la Neiman Marcus

Chocolate Chip Cookies a la Neiman Marcus

                          Some folks look for new ways to jazz up their Thanksgiving spreads, but personally, I’m a traditionalist.  I like everything about Thanksgiving just as it is.  In my family, this means the juiciest turkey on the planet, creamy mashed potatoes, stuffing, and gravy.  Traditional […]

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Peppermint Patty Brownies

Peppermint Patty Brownies

Imagine a peppermint patty with its cool creamy middle squished in between two layers of a truffle-like brownie.  It’s the perfect blend of richness, chocolate, and mint.  Now imagine it’s gluten-free, and low fat.  Sounds impossible right?  Wrong. I used a GF brownie mix, reduced fat dark chocolate York peppermint patties, and coconut yogurt instead of […]

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