Better Batter: 14 Cupcake Recipes that Will Change Your Stance on Carbs

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It's time to try out some new cupcake recipes! After the hugely popular cupcake chain Crumbs announced it was closing its doors in July, headlines declared that the cupcake trend was officially over. Cupcake lovers always knew that wasn't…

Halloween Ghoulish Delights: Paranormal Pudding & Monster Mash Float

TruMoo Orange Scream is inspired by an orange frozen popsicle with vanilla ice cream. It’s great on its own or as an ingredient in these delicious Halloween treats. TruMoo is made with wholesome low-fat milk with no artificial growth hormones…
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All About Figs

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Seeing figs on sale at the local market is nature’s reminder that we are approaching the last smoldering days of warm weather. I guess that’s why I get sort of excited and nostalgic at the same time. Fresh figs are fragile and delicate.…

Mango Summer Mania: Mango, Coconut, Lime Cobbler

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If someone asks me how I define summer, I would say stone fruits. Peaches, plums, cherries, nectarines.… I have loved them all since I remember. But mangoes or mango cobbler? Not really, except for those I’ve had on my trips to Brazil. While…

8 Figure-Friendly Ice Cream Sandwich Ideas

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We are huge fans of sandwiches and even huger fans of ice cream, so words can’t begin to describe how we feel about their fusion in the form of (wait for it) ice cream sandwiches. “An ice cream sandwich typically contains 180 calories.…

Coconut Arroz con Leche: Dessert Rice Pudding

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Arroz con leche, or rice pudding, was a favorite of mine as a kid. Not many desserts have a children’s song named after them, so right away you know that it has to be good. I recently got a craving to revive this classic, but I thought…

8 Desserts Ideas to Make on a Campfire

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Henry David Thoreau said, “The fire is the main comfort of the camp, whether in summer or winter and is about as ample at one season as at another. It is as well for cheerfulness as for warmth and dryness.” There’s something about a…

20 Crazy Ice Cream Flavors that Blew Our Minds

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June 7 is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, so let’s consider the history of this irresistible treat. It was first invented by the Chinese in 3000 B.C. Marco Polo may have introduced it to Italy and, by the 1500s the Italians were enjoying…
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7 of the Best (and Weirdest) Ways to Eat Twinkies

UPDATED August 1st, 2016 Call them a guilty pleasure, but we still love Twinkies! Twinkies were first introduced to American consumers on April 6, 1930. Much to our dismay, on November 16, 2012, Hostess filed for bankruptcy and Twinkies were…