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Chocolate Peppermint Whoopie Pies

The December Daring Bakers’ Challenge had us all cheering – the lovely and talented Bourbonnatrix of Bourbonnatrix Bakes was our hostess and challenged us to make fun, delicious and creative whoopie pies! Delicious little cake-like cookies sandwiching luscious filling in any flavors we chose… What else is there to say but “Whoopie!” Though Susie has previously made whoopie pies (check
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Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows

It’s marshmallow season! I. LOVE. MARSHMALLOWS. Seriously, ask the average person on the street and they might enjoy a marshmallow with hot cocoa or something, but I would prefer them plain. Do you know how sad it is to have them all melt in hot cocoa? Sure the cocoa tastes good, but you’re out of marshmallows, then you have to
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Homemade Thin Mints – Two Ways

Hello everyone!   This past weekend, my husband and I went to dinner at our friends’ house. While they did all the delicious cooking, we were in charge of dessert (meaning I did the baking, Nick did the tasting!)   The only instruction I had was to include chocolate, so after some searching, I decided to make Homemade Thin Mints!
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Petite Chocolate and Vanilla Peppermint Swirl Cupcakes

Hello all and happy holidays! Susie was in Boston this weekend, which is always delightful! So, of course, we couldn’t let the opportunity to bake something go to waste. Since I (Rebekkah) LOVE holiday baking, we went with a holiday theme. The recipe for Petite Chocolate and Vanilla Peppermint Swirl Cupcakes is below.   However, something else very exciting happened this
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