Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

A copycat Hostess cupcake recipe that you will fall madly in love with! Or that may cause someone to fall in love with you. It could go either way.

Hearts will pitter-patter a little faster with the first bite as teeth sink down through the chocolate ganache into the devil’s food cupcake and the sticky marshmallow fluff center. True love forever.… 

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Homemade Healthier Big Macs

Homemade Big Macs that taste just like the originals, only infinitely better! Two all beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun. . . right out of your very own kitchen. Healthier and fresher because you control the ingredients.

This is a lighter version adapted from the Dr. Oz show that doesn’t sacrifice on taste even though it’s much lower in fat than the fast food version. The patties are made with lean ground beef, smothered with 2% American cheese and nestled inside light whole wheat buns…. 

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Almost Famous: Ikea’s Swedish Meatballs

I never met a meatball I didn’t like! Swedish included. These tender, baked Swedish meatballs with creamy gravy could be the poster child for comfort food!

The lingonberry jam that is traditionally served alongside is a wonderful complement to the mild seasonings of allspice and Worcestershire found in the meatballs. If you can’t find lingonberry jam, cranberry sauce makes a suitable substitute…. 

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