Produce, Recipes, Saving

Save Old Fruit

Since fruit is coming into season, don’t throw away bruised or soft fruit. Bake it. I know I freeze my banana’s to make banana breads. I’ll be compiling a list of fruit recipes. If you have any, let me know. Fruit Recipes

Dessert, Recipes

Chocolate Crack Cake

I made this for Easter, I have to warn you. Only eat small pieces. It also tastes better the next day. I also topped it off with some vanilla ice cream.  

Desserts, Recipes, Valentines

Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

admin / February 7, 2013

PrintChocolate Sandwich Cookies Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 12 minutes Yield: 36Serving Size: 1Calories per serving: 134Fat per serving: 8g IngredientsCOOKIES: 3/4 cup sugar 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon salt 15 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature, cut into cubes FILLING: 8 tablespoons unsalted butter Pinch of salt 2 1/2…

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Desserts, Recipes, Valentines

Chocolate Marble Cake

admin / February 7, 2013

PrintChocolate Marble Cake Yield: 8 Ingredients1 3/4 cups cake flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup plain, whole-milk yogurt 2 tablespoons whole milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup sugar 3 large eggs, at room temperature 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon instant-coffee powder 1/4 cup heavy cream 1/2…

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Desserts, Recipes, Valentines

Red Velvet “Be Mine” Valentine Cupcakes

admin / February 1, 2013

PrintRed Velvet “Be Mine” Valentine Cupcakes Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 19 minutes Yield: 24 Ingredients1 (18.25 oz.) box red velvet cake mix 1 1/4 cups water 1/3 cup vegetable oil 3 large eggs 1 2/3 cups (10-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Valentine Morsels, divided 1 container (16 oz.) prepared cream cheese frostingInstructionsPREHEAT oven to 350° F. Paper-line 24 muffin…

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Desserts, Recipes, Valentines

Giant Valentine Cookie

admin / February 1, 2013

PrintGiant Valentine Cookie Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 30 minutes Yield: 8 Ingredients1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 1 3/4 cups (11.5-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Milk Chocolate…

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Christmas, Dessert, Recipes

Peppermint Fudge

admin / December 20, 2012

PrintPeppermint Fudge Prep Time: 3 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 13 minutes Yield: 12+ (up to 64 pieces) Ingredients1 – 14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk 1 Tb. butter + extra for buttering the dish 1 lb. dark chocolate chips/chunks 1/4 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. peppermint extract 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup Andes Peppermint ChunksInstructionsGrease a 8 X 8…

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Christmas, Dessert, Recipes

Red Velvet Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Filling

admin / December 20, 2012

PrintRed Velvet Whoopie Pies with Peppermint Filling Prep Time: 40 minutesCook Time: 8 minutesTotal Time: 48 minutes Yield: 40 sandwich cookies Ingredients1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup buttermilk 1 1 ounce bottle (2 tablespoons)…

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