Archive for the Holidays Tag

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Halloween (Vegan) Doughnuts

It’s Halloween week and we have the perfect treat for you….Doughnuts!! That’s right, doughnuts and not just one kind of doughnut but two! And they are both Vegan to boot! So come on, have some fun and make something impressive – because lets face it, home made doughnuts are always impressive!! Oh, and hey, Happy Halloween!!                                                         Halloween Doughnuts Vegan
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Reese’s 4th of July Brownies

  OK, here is an idea – Here is the perfect take to your 4th of July pot-luck party easy fabulous fun brownie!! There is no recipe in this post, only an idea….Use your favorite basic brownie recipe or use ours which you will find here: Then follow these easy peasy directions to get your fun celebration brownies!! And hey,
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Irish Soda Bread

In case you didn’t know, it’s St. Patrick’s day!!! In honor of today we decided to make and post our family Irish Soda Bread recipe. This particular recipe has been handed down in our family forever. My grandfather George, Rebekkah’s great-grandfather, immigrated to the US as a teenager in the late 1800’s and was a man who loved to cook!
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Happy Holidays!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone! We hope everyone is having a great morning, hopefully with snow! On Christmas my husband’s family normally makes popovers, but we’re not with them this year, so I thought I’d make them this year. They are so easy! And delicious! So, if you’re still looking for something to make this morning (or any morning
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Homemade Oreos

Yes it is totally that time of year…you know – that cookie baking time of year and….parties. Naturally we are baking and not necessarily because it is “that time of year” but what an awesome excuse to bake even more OK, you’re right, who are we kidding – we don’t need an additional excuse now do we?! At any rate,
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Pfeffernüsse

Is there a better cookie name than Pfeffernüsse? I would argue no. How fun is that word to say? Well, in addition to being a fun word to say, it’s also a pretty delicious German holiday cookie! Google translate tells me that it translates into English as “Peppernuts,” which seems pretty accurate. Anyways, it’s a very festive type of cookie
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