Mini Red Velvet Cake

If you have a craving for red velvet cake, but don’t want to make a large one, this is a great option.  Consider freezing the unused portions of cake for a later time (freeze in small serving sizes to thaw when unexpected
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Quick and Easy Homemade Ice Cream

I love ice cream and this is a really quick way to make ice cream.  This Quick and Easy Homemade Ice Cream recipe uses a high powered blender.  I use a Vita-mix, but you can probably use any other kind on the
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Mom’s Apple Cream Pie

This is my Mom’s Apple Cream Pie recipe.  It is a great way to use up any extra apples. Step 1:  Prepare your pie crust.  For this recipe you will only need a single pie crust.  I am not the best at
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Pina Colada Cake

This is a twist on the traditional coconut cake.  The Pina Colada Cake is a staple at most of our summer backyard picnics. Using a standard white cake mix (I use the one with pudding added) mix it up according to the
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Light and Airy CheeseCake Pie

I wanted a make a cheesecake, but the time and calories made it a no go option.  So, I chose to make a lighter pie version and it was a big hit at the party. Step 1: Mix Cheesecake pudding according to
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Birthday Cake Fudge

I have a kid who just loves birthday cake.  Really, birthday cake anything.  When the cake box gods created birthday cake mix and frostings, he was in heaven.  Well, I thought I would help him relive his childhood and try this fudge. 
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Blueberry Cupcakes

This recipe is so simple and easy that you will want to make these all summer. They are light and fluffy and everyone will be asking for the recipe! Step 1: Combine one box angel food cake mix and one can blueberry
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Blueberry Ice Cream

This is a perfect way to use up all of those fresh summertime blueberries.  Even if blueberries are not your favorite, you will love this summertime treat. Step 1: Prepare your blueberries by adding sugar and juice of one half lemon.  Cover
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Chocolate Peppermint Chewy Cookies

A soft chocolate chewy cookie really hits the spot.  When you add peppermint chips, well they are just perfect. Step 1: Sift together dry ingredients: flour, cocoa baking soda and salt. Step 2: Cream butter and sugar until creamy. Step 3: Add
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Lemon Pound Cake

This bright and light cake goes great with fresh strawberries and blueberries.  It uses a loaf pan instead of the traditional bundt pan. Step 1: Mix together sugar and butter Step 2: Add eggs, lemon juice and zest – mix well. Step
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