Desserts

White Chocolate Cranberry Bars

White Chocolate Cranberry Bars

Posted on Dec 27, 2015
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I did a little holiday baking this year, an old favorite, kolachkes, and something new, white chocolate cranberry bars.  These bars are rich and gooey and festive and nutty. Perfect combination in my book. Say what? Do your favorite grocery stores have cooking magazines each month?  Mine do, and I usually look but don’t make anything. …

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Kolachkes

Kolachkes

Posted on Dec 14, 2015
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Everyone gets their cookies baked well before Christmas but me.  Oh well, when you’re not a big baker, this happens.  These kolachkes are a must in my house at Christmastime.  Luckily, I’ve been making these forever and I have them down pat, even with my substandard baking skills. When I was a kid growing up …

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Prize-Winning Pumpkin Bars

Prize-Winning Pumpkin Bars

Posted on Oct 22, 2015
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It’s October and that means birthdays, Halloween and pumpkin bars in my house.  I have shared two of my pumpkin recipes so far, but I think I saved the best for last.  These really are prize-winning, they won a blue ribbon at the Minnesota State Fair.  Not by me, by Lori Beach.  I had just …

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