Category Archives: Candy

Last Minute Candy – 30 Minutes or Less, 4 Ingredients! White Chocolate Butter Pecan Crunch Clusters

This morning I swore I wasn’t going to put this post up because the photos turned out awful.  These babies do not mesh well with artificial light.  But then I thought ‘This candy is so darn good, why would I … Continue reading

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Melt-In-Your-Mouth Butter Pecan Thumbprint Cookies with White Chocolate Feuilletine, and a Way to Help the Sandy Hook School Families

Three posts in less than two weeks.  Weird, huh? Someone needs to take my temperature.  I have a feeling it would probably register anywhere from 350 F to 375 F because the holiday baking bug bit and it keeps biting … Continue reading

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Chocolate Marble Pumpkin Bark with a Nutella Cookie Base and Salted Pepitas

I have never made any kind of chocolate bark.  No idea why, it’s one of simplest treats you can cobble together in no time, and the add-in possibilities are endless.  I’ve also never met or known a guy named Nigel … Continue reading

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Malted Pretzel Crunch for Super Bowl Sunday

First I just want to say that this post was almost set to go Wednesday, and then my computer crashed.  It was fixed briefly, but then it crashed again.  Thankfully I didn’t lose anything, but I went through two days … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Apple Sourdough Challah

Remember back in ’09 I told you all about Herbie, my then almost 2-year-old sourdough starter made using Nancy Silverton’s grape starter method? Remember how I told you I was going to introduce ‘him’ to all of you once my … Continue reading

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Jumbo Cheesecake Stuffed Pumpkin Muffins with Toffee Streusel

  Do not let these awful, messy photos deter you.  These muffins are one of the best things you will ever wrap your mouth around. Seriously. That said… ..once again I come armed with pumpkin, cheesecake and a squeeze bottle of … Continue reading

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