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Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies

December 17, 2014
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I’ve been passing these cookies out all around Telluride. The reaction is unanimous ~ they are the PERFECT holiday cookie! Chocolate & peppermint lovers, beware. You might want to eat the entire batch of these Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies. They are soft & completely amazing! You so need these at your holiday parties.

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Haute Holiday Gifts for Gals!

December 16, 2014
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There has been so much merry making, baking & skiing going on here…my gift shopping needs to happen stat! Heres a look at some of my favorite things that you might just want on your list too… Do not despair, it’s not too late to shop for some more gifts. My favorites might just become yours too…there are […]

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Halloween Chocolate Monster Cookies

October 26, 2014
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Halloween Monster Cookies go something like this. My sweet little 2nd grader was home from school feeling a bit under the weather. He was well enough to bake cookies though! These are my sons version of Monster Cookies. And he is mighty happy to share them with you…

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Spooky Halloween S’mores

October 8, 2014
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Hi there & happy Wednesday! Most of you know I’ve been working with King’s Hawaiian for some time now & I love to share my recipes using their delicious dinner rolls. Since we are in the spooky month of October, I felt the urge to mess around. These Spooky Halloween S’mores came to me in a vision the other […]

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Brownie Peanut Butter Muffin Top Cookies

September 10, 2014
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I know. That’s a really long name for something that’s shaped like a cookie, puffs up like a muffin top & has crumb characteristics of a brownie. Let’s not hesitate any longer. You need to bake these Brownie Peanut Butter Muffin Top Cookies. Now.

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Chocolate Nest Easter Crinkle Cookies – Gluten Free

April 6, 2014
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Well howdy! Hope you all had a great weekend. Last Friday was like the only time ever I’ve missed a blog post. I was way too busy partying at the fabulous Taste of Vail parties. I’m back now with these super fun Easter Chocolate Nest Crinkle Cookies. They are not only amazing ~ but also […]

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How To: Classic Chocolate Truffles

February 10, 2014
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My kids begged me to make Chocolate Truffles with them for Valentine’s Day gifts. Little tokens of love for their pals & teachers. So that is exactly what we did. At 6:30am on a Saturday morning…

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Cocoa Hearts Dip

January 22, 2014
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I think y’all love cheese as much as I do, right? I recently opened my mailbox to find the cookbook Great Balls of Cheese by Michelle Buffardi ~ which is like the coolest thing ever! Dips can be sweet or savory. As soon as I saw this recipe I knew a chocolate, cream cheese dessert […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Holiday Fudge

December 5, 2013
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Hi there! Today I’m sharing a simple Chocolate Peanut Butter Holiday Fudge recipe that you can easily whip up for holiday parties. There is no baking involved here so that makes things super easy & there is not a lot of clean up. Fudge is a nice alternative to holiday baking…

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{Gluten-Free} Oatmeal, Chocolate Chunk & Cranberry Pecan Cookies

November 6, 2013
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Recently I was sent a bottle of Fonseca BIN 27 Port wine. I was asked to pair a creative cookie recipe with it. I pondered things a smidge & decided that Port would pair well with dark chocolate, cranberries & pecans…I had never eaten cookies & sipped wine at the same time before. Now I know […]

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Gluten Free Chocolate Sour Cream Cake

October 7, 2013
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Looking for an amazing new gluten free cake to add to your recipe box? BOOM! Look no further than this Gluten Free Chocolate Sour Cream Cake that I invented over the weekend.

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Chocolate Adventure Contest 2013

October 2, 2013
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Bars are back. But you all ready knew that. You know how I know that? Because you guys are obsessed with my Brownies & Bars Pinterest board. You know what that means? It means you LOVE brownies, bars & everything chocolate. Guess what? You can show off your fabulous BAR skills (and maybe, just maybe) […]

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Raspberry Brownie Cookies | Paleo

August 26, 2013
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Brownies & cookies. The ultimate combination. A guilt-free Paleo brownie cookie combo ~ irresistible. Just so you know I have eaten about 20 of these cookies in the past week. That means 2 batches have been baked & I have only shared like 4 Raspberry Brownie Cookies. My hubs & kids can vouch for that. […]

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Flourless Chocolate Brownies

August 14, 2013
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I pin brownies & bars like every second of my life. Funny thing is though I have never posted brownies here on Family Fresh Cooking until today. These beauties are from the amazing new cookbook by Elana Amsterdam…Paleo Cooking from Elana’s Pantry: Gluten Free, Grain Free, Dairy Free Recipes. They are bursting with chocolate & […]

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Skinny Dark Chocolate Trail Mix Truffles

June 17, 2013
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Sometimes you crave a sweet treat……but you want somethin’ a little more on the healthy side. These Skinny Dark Chocolate Trail Mix Truffles will keep ya in that teeny tiny bikini & those skinny jeans. They are gluten free, grain free, dairy free and perfect for those on a Paleo diet. Dig in…

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