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Financiers | Toffee Bits and Chocolate Chips

The Quintessential French Cake: Financiers!

This is one of my favorite little desserts to make. It’s super easy and versatile! Great for dessert with tea, a quick pick me up, or just about anything! Crunchy on the outside, and springy and full of buttery, nutty flavor on the inside. Financiers were first invented in the late 19th century by a pastry shop that was located…

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Salted Oatmeal Butterscotch Bars

I’ve had a bag of butterscotch chips in my pantry for the last three months. I can’t remember why I bought them. I’m sure there was some recipe I wanted to try and now can’t find. So what to do with butterscotch chips! Well you can try these amazing butterscotch cookies, there’s Hermit Bars, but other than that, I feel…

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Chocolate Almond Bars

First of all, wasn’t the Royal Wedding absolutely beautiful! I set my alarm for 3am to watch it. Peanut was quite surprised when I got up. I turned on the TV, watched for 30 seconds, and then went back to sleep. I woke up a couple hours later just in time to see the kiss on the balcony. I fast forwarded to…

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Nutritious and Delicious Apple Date Bars

This might come as a surprise, especially after seeing all the sweets I’ve made so far, but… I eat pretty dang healthy. It’s almost like I can’t afford not to. Lots of sweet treats coupled with fast food and shakes wouldn’t be a good idea J. I’ve changed my eating habits a lot in the past year. I started running.…

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