Category Archive: Occasional Indulgence

Every now and then we need to indulge to satisfy our cravings, then we can return to healthy eating

Oct 04

Frosted Chocolate Wacky Cake

You have probably heard of this cake before. It has a few names like, wacky, crazy or depression cake. From what I heard, it originated around the depression when eggs, milk and other dairy products were hard to come by.  It’s one of the easiest recipes around. Can be made right in the baking pan …

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Oct 03

Grandma Ruthie’s Famous Noodle Kugel/Pudding

I feel blessed to have my mom Ruthie in my life. She’s turning 90 years old in two months. My dad and mom have been married for 71 years, and he’s turning 92 in a few months. They live up in Rhode Island just around the corner from my sister Rhonda and my niece Wendy …

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Oct 02

Easy Pumpkin Pie Dump Cake

This cake is really  easy to throw together at the last minute. Love using cake mixes when rushed for time. This moist and delectable cake is just delicious and it really does taste like pumpkin pie in a cake form. Kind of a magical cake that has a layer of pumpkin pie and the other …

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Sep 28

Candy Bar Pretzel Brownies

This is a great recipe when you have candy that’s leftover from Halloween, Christmas or any occasion. Why not dump it into a brownie batter? Well, that’s exactly what I did this past weekend. My son went to a birthday party and had a bunch of Hugs and small bags of pretzels. I add whatever …

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Aug 16

Extra Easy Baked Lasagna

I like easy recipes. Especially during hectic weeknights. I’m not ashamed to admit it. When I find a really easy recipe or come up with one, I’m especially happy to share it so everyone can add the recipe to their collection. This one is a family favorite and I make it all different ways due to the wonderful creation …

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Jul 20

Lemon Lush Cake with Floating Blueberries

Regina came across this moist and delicious cake recipe and turned it into a delectable lemony lush with lots of bursting blueberries. She was going to a party and doubled the recipe.  This recipe is the original. If you are going to double, use an 9 X 13 pan.  Enjoy a nice big piece. YUM!  

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Jun 20

12 Puddings and Mousse Recipes – Perfect for Summer Desserts

During the warm summer days and nights, it’s nice to have a cool dessert to end a meal.  Here are a few favorites from some of our food blogger friends and us. Enjoy them all and happy summer!  

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Jun 02

Easy-Peasy Pound Cake Pops

For a fun recipe to make with the kids, this one should sure top the list. No baking involved and so many choices for the yummy toppings. See the ones we picked. Have fun! ***Make sure you check out our fun video at the end of the recipe***

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May 25

Patriotic M&M Butter Cookies

This recipe is a copycat from my dear friend Nicole and her daughter Gianna who happens to be my son Josh’s BFF. They are both great cooks and bakers. These cookies melt in your mouth and are chewy and delicious.  

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Jan 31

Best Meatball Round-Up!

Yummy meatballs! There are so many ways to prepare them. See for yourself from these fabulous recipes, from subs to dips. We have them all from our food blogger friends and us.  Check them out now–you will want to make them all.

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