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Pistachio Cake

Pistachio Cake

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Pistachio Cake is a classic recipe printed and re-printed for decades in old-school church and neighborhood cookbooks. There are probably hundreds of variations, but the general components are white or yellow cake mix, a box of instant pistachio pudding mix, lemon-lime soda, and coarsely chopped nuts for garnish.     Also referred to as Leprechaun…

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Cherry Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies

Cherry Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   I mean, whenever do the merits of chocolate really need an explanation? Exactly….never.   These amped up Cherry Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal cookies are consistently scrumptious winners in my big tome of cookie recipes. There are versions of this recipe that have been kicking around the internet for years, but almost all call for raisins,…

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Russian Crème Custard

Russian Crème Custard

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Russian Crème Custard is the luscious and grin-coaxing Casanova of the dessert tray.   I’m kind of feeling like love is precipitously brimming, my Russian Crème Custard freshly made and the smell of fresh raspberries filling my kitchen. Valentine’s Day arrives soon enough, and I have planned a small gathering convened around this sweetest…

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Semi-Homemade Cranberry Orange Christmas Cake

Semi-Homemade Cranberry Orange Christmas Cake

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   The combination of sweet oranges and tart cranberries makes my kitchen smell like a giant orange pomander.   This Semi-Homemade Cranberry Orange Christmas Cake is deliciously moist, bursting with holiday flavors, and the perfect seasonal sour cream cake. The combination of sweet oranges and tart cranberries makes my kitchen smell like a giant orange…

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The Easiest Strawberry or Peach Shortcake Biscuits

The Easiest Strawberry or Peach Shortcake Biscuits

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   This simple recipe is quick to whip together and lets beautiful fruits such as peaches, cherries, apricots, and strawberries, shine their brightest.    How To Make the Easiest Strawberry or Peach Shortcake Biscuits will no longer be a burning question after you’ve whipped a batch of these cherubs up. You know I am always…

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