How to Make Halloween Chocolate Candy Bowls (VIDEO)

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  Halloween is one of our favorite times of the year and it is right around the corner! What’s not fun about tons of Halloween candy, costumes, trick-or-treating, spooky decorations?! My kids will tell you there is nothing more fun! Today, I thought I’d take a break from the holiday toy videos and baby gear coverage to… Read More

9 Gifts Dad Will Say Are “Delicious!”

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With Father’s Day less than two weeks away, your dad or husband may be starting to drop hints about gift ideas. Or, maybe he’s made it clear that he doesn’t need anything … especially a new tie? So, what to get him when a new set of gold clubs isn’t in the budget and he… Read More

S’More Cups

Smore Cups

Mondays are hard. You are recovering from weekend fun but yet are still so far from Friday. What better time to make s’mores!? Not just any s’mores but these amazing, easy-to-make S’mores Cups! I don’t know what it is but summer just means s’mores need to be made in any form whether you have a… Read More

Magic Turtle Bars

Turtle Magic Bars

I’m going to be honest, I am on a roll this weekend. I haven’t made too many treats since returning from Hawaii in February and jumping feet first into a healthy eating kick. I caught a glimpse of myself in a swimsuit on video that trip and it wasn’t good. Clearly, this Memorial Day weekend is… Read More

Death by Chocolate M&M Magic Bars

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Holiday weekends are my time to shine in the kitchen. For Memorial Day this year, we headed to spend some extra time with family before our big move next month. Like I’ve said before, there is an unsaid expectation that I will make something fabulously sweet when I’m visiting. It’s expected that within 24 hours,… Read More

Healthy Cookie Dough

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Last week I discovered something amazing. Truly delicious. After my first bite I sent this photo to my sister with the recipe via text encouraging her to whip up a “treat” of her own. I mean, why keep something so perfect to myself? It may be a stretch to call this “healthy,” but with no… Read More

How to Make Rice Krispie Pops (VIDEO)

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  Happy How-To Monday, everyone! Today, we have our Lil’ Baby Gizmo Testers showing you how to make a quick, easy and yummy treat for the family. This is one of their favorite snacks after school and to take to parties. This past weekend was the perfect opportunity to whip up a batch for our… Read More

Maldron Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Chocolate and sea salt. The perfect pairing in my world. There’s something about the sweet and salty combination that can easily fill any craving I have, so, although not a guilt-free treat, this recipe for Maldron Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies is my personal favorite. INGREDIENTS 2 1/3 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon… Read More

Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

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My birthday is the day after Valentine’s Day, so I like to think of the Valentine’s Day cupcakes I make as my pre-birthday cake (yes, any excuse to eat more cake!). Hearts, sprinkles, sugars, pink and red candies, pink icing, red velvet, let’s face it, it’s all delicious! Thinking you’d like to bake something for… Read More

Delicious Nutella Recipes

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Nutella is the delicious hazelnut chocolate spread that everyone loves, and guess what today is? February 5th is possibly the best holiday ever- National Nutella Day! So we felt it would only be right to round up some of the best nutella recipes. From breakfast ideas to desserts to even nutella chicken, we’ve got it… Read More

Pear Crisp Recipe

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Ready for a quick and easy dessert recipe? This pear crisp is one of our family’s favorites – mine because it goes together real fast, and my husband and kid’s because it tastes super yummy. Best of all, if you don’t have pears on hand you can use another fruit or berry. Ingredients 4 cups… Read More

Christmas Dessert Ideas

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Christmas is about trees, Santa, presents and desserts, right? For me it is! We’ve got to eat our fair share of sweets before we swear off desserts for our New Years Resolution! So I’ve rounded up some delicious Christmas dessert ideas that will be perfect to serve after your big Christmas dinner this year!  … Read More

Creative Christmas Cupcake Ideas

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Am I the only one who lives in their kitchen during the holiday season? As soon as December is here, I feel like I’m constantly baking. There’s parties, church events, family gatherings, and lots of baking to do for all my loved ones. One of my favorite things to bake are cupcakes! There are so… Read More

Cute Christmas Cookies

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Tis the season for baking, cookies, and all things sweets! Whether you need to whip up a batch of cookies for friends and family, for a holiday party, or for your kid’s classroom, I’ve rounded up some of the cutest and most clever Christmas cookie ideas around that are sure to be enjoyed by all!… Read More

Thanksgiving Treats

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Thanksgiving is all about food, and if you missed it, we covered pumpkin dessert dishes yesterday treats. But there’s so much more! Today, we’re sharing delicious treats ideas, from cupcakes, to cookies, cake pops and more, here is a great selection of treats that you and your family will love making and eating!   Pumpkin… Read More

Soft Baked Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

This is what is happening on the food blog – SkinnyNotSkinny.com – today! These are the BEST cookies I’ve made in a while, so you must go quickly! Go. Get the recipe to these Soft Baked Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Cookies and make them. Today. As in now. You won’t be sorry. GET THE RECIPE… Read More

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Pumpkin Bread

This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. It’s the most amazing, easy-to-make (next to the Quick Amish Bread, that is!) bread that is perfect for fall and the holiday season! RECIPE –> Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread    

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. We thought we’d take a temporary break from Halloween desserts (for just a day!) and feature a delicious cookie that can be enjoyed all year round. This is my go-to cookie for holiday cookie exchanges, fancy parties or just family get-togethers that people demand… Read More

10 Delicious Halloween Cupcakes

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Halloween is almost here and that means candy, costumes, and cupcakes. Hollie has shared some great Halloween treats here and here,  and we thought it was time to share some fun cupcakes recipes that would be perfect to make with your kids. Pass these out to family, friends, and neighbors, or take them to your… Read More

Recipe: To Die For Streusel Filled Coffee Cake

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Let’s talk about easy and delicious cake recipes! This recipe for Streusel Filled Coffee Cake has been passed down from my grandma to my mom to me, and I make it all the time. It is the perfect breakfast treat to serve with coffee and juice, but also makes a great dessert or snack. It… Read More