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Gingerbread pumpkin pretzel protein bars

The other day I managed to make some freezer treat pretzel bites with turkish delight that were very much Man-thing approved. The most perplexing part of all was that I had soaked my dates in coffee (decaf, admittedly), and he actually loved that! 776 more words

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Blueberry Lemon Shortbread Crumble Bars

Okay, so my life continues to be crazy. The only difference is, I’m starting to really love it. And I’m starting to love Hanoi as well. 563 more words

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2-Ingredient Nutella Brownies

I’m a big fan of 2-3-4-5 ingredient recipes. The ones which proclaim, right at the beginning, that they are by nature uncomplicated; you don’t need to go shopping for a long list of ingredients. 408 more words


Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

It’s probably hard to imagine that I love pumpkin – because I think this might just be the first recipe I’ve ever posted using it!  I ran across these pumpkin bars while going through a stash of old family recipes, and I was going on and on about how soft, moist, and delicious they were when I was a kid and how my mom used to make them – until my kids gave me a crazy look. 294 more words


White Sheet Cake

I saw this white sheet cake recipe and was instantly smitten.  Honestly, if you asked me about 5 years ago I would’ve told you that I was a chocolate girl, but slowly I’ve begun to appreciate other sweets. 300 more words


Double chocolate trail mix bites

For our second wedding anniversary yesterday I decided to make Man-thing some freezer treats, since I’m a fan of edible presents. I’m not a super romantic person and my love language is feeding others, so this was as much for my own gratification as it was for his ;) Using protein in different ways is grand, and I’m so chuffed that my experiment worked out, because I’m rather over using peanut butter continuously for my freezer bars! 823 more words


Nutella Condensed Milk Cookie Bars


It’s been a couple of days since I posted, and quite a lot has happened in my life. I successfully moved to Vietnam and I scored my first job as a teacher of English. 438 more words

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