Caramel Pecan Pie Bars

Caramel Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan pie meets blondies in one of the easiest bar recipes I ever made. They have sweet, caramel middles packed with crunchy pecans and crackly tops that remind me of brownies. It takes all of ten minutes, maybe fifteen to mix the batter together. They start out just like blondies with melting butter and brown… 

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Homemade Rainbow Chip Frosting

Homemade Rainbow Chip Frosting

Imagine, if you can, the sweetest white frosting bursting with small, colorful chips. That is rainbow chip frosting. Betty Crocker used to make it with a rainbow chip cake to match. They were both favorites as a kid. The frosting, sadly, was discontinued. People are so crazy-mad about it they have gone as far as… 

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Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Roll Scones w/ Cream Cheese Icing

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Cinnamon rolls collide with scones and make beautiful music together! Chocolate chip-laced scone dough is rolled up with a buttery, cinnamon filling and baked into cinnamon roll. . . scones. They have all the charm and then some of a cinnamon roll without having to wait on fussy yeast to rise. Twice. This dough relies… 

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Chocolate Chip Layer Cake

Chocolate Chip Layer Cake

A soft, fluffy layer cake that bakes up taller than your average cake with mini chocolate chips speckling the batter and chocolate frosting all around. I can’t tell you how long I’ve been searching for a good chocolate chip layer cake recipe. One where the chocolate chips actually stay suspended in the batter and don’t… 

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Dutch Coffee Buns

Dutch Coffee Buns

Dutch coffee buns are yeast rolls traditionally topped with a jam glaze and filled with custard and raisins. Always one to buck tradition and in an effort to use up my leftover holiday baking supplies, I filled mine with almond paste, dried cranberries and then topped them off with a tart cherry jam glaze. This… 

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Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits with Blueberries

Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits with Blueberries

These delectable parfaits are made by layering coconut cream pie filling with graham cracker crust crumbs, blueberries and whipped cream. A deconstructed coconut cream pie with a bonus. Sometimes I forget just how good desserts like this can be. I get so caught up in baking cookies, cakes and brownies that other types of desserts… 

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