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Espresso Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

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I am so excited that I get to showcase my pumpkin pie spice, that I posted a few weeks back, yet again in this recipe. Pumpkin is a great flavor by itself, but when paired with certain other flavors, it really shines. Read more

Pumpkin Spice Peanut Butter Truffles (V, GF, Dairy-Free)

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Hello, friends! Last week, I posted a Basics recipe for a much loved spice that reigns supreme during this season – Pumpkin Pie Spice. While it contains no pumpkin whatsoever, its flavors enhance pumpkin and other members of the squash family so well, it’s used quite often in Fall baking.  Read more

Basics: Pumpkin Pie Spice

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Hello everyone!

I know it’s been a long while since my last post, but life, as I’m sure you well know, can be unpredictable and take you on quite a roller coaster ride, as it has done for me the past few months.

But I’m happy to report that I am back and more excited than ever to share even more recipes for delicious, lip-smacking treats especially as we are headed into the holiday season! Read more

Warm Spiced Gingerbread Cake (V)

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The minute the Thanksgiving dessert plates go into the sink, Christmas goodies are on our minds. And at my house, that means lots and lots of Christmas baking. Cookies and traditional cakes such as gingerbread are made nearly daily, in the month of December, to satiate our appetite for all things Merry and Bright! Read more

Sweet Potato Cake

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Potatoes are a starchy tuber that is widely available in a plethora of varieties, year round. They are a vital part of our society’s diet today and are used in countless applications. Potatoes are gluten-free which makes them even more appealing to those needing to eliminate gluten from their diets. Read more

Applesauce Spice Cake

(Sorry, guys, I had a little hiccup with my post going public before I was ready.. Here it is, finalized and ready for your viewing..)

Full Cupcake in Foreground

Apples are a great fruit to bake with. Their slight tart taste is welcome in such desserts as cakes and pies. Applesauce, too, is a useful baking ingredient adding moisture to cakes and cookies while keep them low in fat.   Read more