Category Archive: Nuts/Nut Butter

Better Veggie Burgers

Veggie Better Burgers

I’ve been experimenting with new recipes and as a result we have been enjoying some amazing meals! These veggie burgers should easily fit into a number of food plans, they are full of flavor and so filling. This recipe makes 16 burgers so you can freeze some ahead. They heat up easily in the microwave …

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Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

These are a family favorite holiday cookie. My mom use to make these for us when I was a kid. I made them for my children and we think they are the best combination of peanut butter and chocolate. You can make them with Hershey chocolate kisses but we prefer the Brach’s chocolate stars. Peanut …

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Caramel Pecan Pie

Caramel Pecan Pie

Be forewarned that there isn’t anything healthy about this pie recipe! My son in law has a major sweet tooth so for Thanksgiving I made this pie with him in mind. Since we also had a delicious healthy pumpkin pie to sample I cut our pie servings in half. Half a serving of this is just right – it’s …

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Roasted Chestnuts

chestnuts

Years ago my mom and I traveled to England together for a girls vacation and while there among other things, we discovered roasted chestnuts. These delicious little gems sold by street vendors were roasted right there on the street and served up in little paper cones. They were hot, slightly sweet and nutty. Unlike anything I had …

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Skinny Hummingbird Cupcakes

Skinny Hummingbird Cupcakes

My mom makes one of the most amazing moist scrumptious bundt cakes I have ever tasted. It’s called a Hummingbird cake and she got the recipe from a friend who lives in the deep south. It’s a family favorite for birthdays and holiday gatherings. I guess you could say it’s a southern version of carrot …

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