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21+ Peppermint Bark (Revised)

21+ Peppermint Bark (Revised)

Every year I make Peppermint Bark and every year I make tweaks to the recipe.  If you want the original recipe check here.  The newest revision was an accident, I forgot heavy cream last year and only had full fat coconut milk, so I tried it and it was AMAZING! Amanda’s Revised Peppermint Bark 30 … Continue reading

Crustless Chocolate Pumpkin Pie

Crustless Chocolate Pumpkin Pie

We don’t celebrate Thanksgiving on Thanksgiving because Jeff works so we never go shopping for Thanksgiving stuff until Friday, which surprisingly is a great day to shop for food.  Anyways I really wanted Pumpkin Pie because Lions VS Packers Football demands Pumpkin Pie and beer from a can (which we had). I found some pie … Continue reading

Fried Okra

Fried Okra

Living in the south I have come to know certain vegetables that I have never would have heard of living up north, quite well.  One of those vegetables is okra (not to be confused with orca – even though my phone thinks it is orca not okra – lol). I decided to fry up some … Continue reading

Tasty Fat Tuesday!

Tasty Fat Tuesday!

I really wanted to try to make Gluten Free King Cake for Fat Tuesday.  I LOVE King Cake it is a little bit of heaven and if you are lucky you get the gold baby (I do have a gold baby from a REAL King Cake he sits on my desk).  Instead I decided to … Continue reading

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies (Easy)

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies (Easy)

Since I am pretty sure Santa is Gluten-Free I decided to make him some Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies.  These extremely easy cookies are FANTASTIC!  I am a peanut butter cookie snob and this recipe makes extremely moist peanut butter cookies (my favorite – I hate hard peanut butter cookies).  These do contain peanuts so Booga … Continue reading

Gluten Free Week 1 – Sweet Potato Chips

I recently was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism which is a new thing considering I have been hypo my whole life.  Unlike hypothyroidism there really is nothing they can do except removed or radiate the thyroid.  My thyroid is pretty much gone and they are not coming anywhere near me with radiation.  My mom opted to have hers killed with radiation … Continue reading

Tasty Tuesday – Apple Pie

For some strange reason this Thanksgiving I wanted Apple Pie, Jeff bought some amazing apples and I needed to bake with them.  I have been slowly trying some of my great grandmother’s recipes, one of the recipes I have is for a LARD pie crust.  I decided I needed to make some apple pie with my great-grandma’s … Continue reading