Beat The Freshman 15 With These Healthy Vegetarian Recipes

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If you are heading to college, you’ve probably heard of the Freshman 15– a term commonly used to describe the weight gain that many young adults experience as they learn to adjust to the challenges that campus life presents. The good news is that – with a little planning – you can avoid becoming a […]

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Healthy Frozen Treats That Help You Beat The Heat – DIY Tips & Recipes

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Popsicles Are A Popular Summertime Treat! There are few things as refreshing as a flavorful frozen treat on a sweltering summer day. Especially as the temperature soars into the 80s, 90s and beyond, who doesn’t look forward to a cool icy treat to beat the searing heat? Americans have had a long-standing love affair with […]

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Heart-Shaped Frittatas

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Heart-Shaped Frittatas Recipe Are you looking for a romantic way to celebrate your Valentine’s Day, anniversary, or another special occasion? Why not whip up a batch of these Heart-Shaped Frittatas for that special person in your life – or your entire family! A Frittata is an egg-based Italian dish that tastes similar to a quiche […]

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Chocolate Mint Truffle Torte

Chocolate Mint Torte

Happy WOYWW dear friends! This week – with the holidays just around the corner – I’ve been spending most of my spare time in the kitchen with Prince Charming, testing and perfecting new recipes! For fun, I thought I’d share one of our new recipes with you. The recipe is Fresh Mint Chocolate Truffle Torte. […]

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Flourless Chocolate Torte

Flourless Chocolate Torte by Create With Joy

When you’re in the mood for something sumptuous – when you want to create a romantic ambiance – when you want to combine smooth, rich chocolate with heartfelt romance – surprise your loved one with a decadently delicious heart-shaped Flourless Chocolate Torte! The recipe consists of two parts – the creation of the torte and the glaze. […]

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Guinness Brownies

Guinness Brownies

Are you looking for a moist and chewy brownie with a rich, dark chocolate taste? If so, I invite you to whip up a batch of Guinness Brownies! I normally don’t cook with beer, but this month, I stepped outside of my comfort zone and incorporated this secret ingredient into my recipe as part of […]

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Chocolate Pear Torte

Chocolate Pear Torte with Glazing

Hello friends – welcome to the Get Your Chef On Cooking Challenge, where 26 bloggers (including yours truly) will be sharing recipes featuring a secret ingredient – PEARS! The co-hosts and judges for the contest are Jen from Four Marrs and One Venus and Julie from White Lights On Wednesday. For this challenge, I created […]

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Brownie Bites

Brownie Bites

Are you in the mood for a sweet treat? Try these delicious Brownie Bites! They have a rich, chocolate taste and are perfect for when you want “just a bite” of something scrumptious! Ingredients 8 Squares Unsweetened Baking Chocolate 1 ½ Cups Butter 4 Cups Granulated Sugar 6 Eggs 2 Teaspoons Vanilla 1 ½ Cups […]

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Turkey Noodle Soup

Turkey Noodle Soup at Create WIth Joy

When I think of soup, I think of my Mom. My mother loves soups of all kind – from the healthiest of broths to the heartiest of stews. I have seen her happily order soup in her favorite restaurant on the hottest of summer days! When I learned that TidyMom and Dine and Dish were hosting […]

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Teriyaki Steak Sandwiches

Teriyaki Steak Sandwich - Create With Joy

When you go strolling down the aisles of your local supermarket, is there a favorite brand of bread your family always gravitates towards? For us, it’s King’s Hawaiian Bread. Everyone loves family festivities where Hawaiian Sweet Rolls are served. My mom sends coupons whenever she has extras to spare!! So, I am delighted to share that Amy […]

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