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Chocolate strawberry shortcake cupcakes. Whenever i have a weekday off i bake all day. today i made chocolate strawberry shortcake cupcakes, among a few other things (including mexican chocolate cake, but i'll save that for another post!)

chocolate strawberry shortcake cupcakes

Cheap quick & easy - recipes. Rotisserie Chicken Recipe Ideas. Quick & Easy Recipes. Family Food Quick & Easy Recipes Pantry Cooking Most Popular Food Photo Galleries. Quick & Easy Recipes. 20 Slow Cooker Recipes. Zucchini Pasta Carbonara Recipe. This recipe uses thinly sliced prosciutto, which works well with the more delicate flavor of the summer squash.

Zucchini Pasta Carbonara Recipe

But you could also use pancetta (diced), bacon (thin strips), or even thinly sliced ham. Ingredients Salt3/4 pound egg noodles2 Tbsp olive oil1 teaspoon butter1/4 pound prosciutto, thinly sliced1 yellow onion, chopped3 cloves garlic, minced3-4 summer squash, yielding 4 cups chopped squashSalt and pepper4 eggs1 cup grated Parmesan cheese (plus more for topping)1 teaspoon lemon zest1/2 cup basil leaves, sliced thin* 3- Minute Green Olive & Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto. Food doesn’t get any more family-friendly than pesto.

3- Minute Green Olive & Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Add ingredients to a food processor, whizz and presto! Pesto is endlessly versatile, healthy, delicious and comes together in seconds. What more is there to say? Homemade Hot Pockets. Homemade hot pockets!

Homemade Hot Pockets

There’s nothing they can package up and sell at the grocery store that you can’t make better at home. My kids love store-bought hot pockets, so I came up with my own homemade version that I can feel good about. Vanilla Extract Recipe, How to Make Vanilla Extract. Commercial vanilla extract usually has simple syrup (sugar water) added to the extract to give it a sweet aftertaste.

Vanilla Extract Recipe, How to Make Vanilla Extract

You can do this if you want, but if you are using the vanilla for baking, there really is no need. Method 1 Use kitchen scissors or a sharp paring knife to cut lengthwise down each vanilla bean, splitting them in half, leaving an inch at the end connected. 2 Put vanilla beans in a glass jar or bottle with a tight fitting lid (mason jars work well). Cover completely with the vodka. Homemade Vanilla: The Big Bottle Method. I know, I know, it’s not even Thanksgiving yet and Christmas is too scary to think about, but I want to post about Homemade Vanilla Extract while you still have time to make it!

Homemade Vanilla: The Big Bottle Method

Since I started making my own vanilla in the past year, I never use anything else. I love it! The Ultimate Breakfast Casserole. I’ve got your breakfast ready!

The Ultimate Breakfast Casserole

Shoot. Those darn teenagers. You’ll have to make your own. Parmesan Artichoke Burgers. I'm really hoping your kids like burgers!

Parmesan Artichoke Burgers

Do they? I'm happy to report that both of mine do. We eat red meat in moderation, which I believe is the best thing to do with most foods. I love the fact that my boys get a lot of iron and protein from the burgers that they love so much. The flavor combination in these burgers is superb and makes them somewhat "fancy" for adults, while to the kids it's still just a yummy burger. Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak With Arugula Salad. We always seem to think of grilled food as "summer food.

Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak With Arugula Salad

" We just do. And the fact is, who doesn't love grilling outside when the weather is gorgeous? We love our BBQ — and even more, we love tasty, juicy grilled meat! Fall Farmers Market Quiche. In the fall I love to make delicious quiches with my farmer's market wares.

Fall Farmers Market Quiche

It is a great way to use vegetables in new ways and make sure nothing goes to waste. I love to enjoy a great quiche for an easy dinner or brunch. A lot of times I make different quiches for baby showers or wedding showers, too, and it is always fun to fill them up with great ingredients from the market that morning. Here is my standard farmer's market quiche recipe, add in whatever vegetables and cheeses you would like! Cookin' Fool. A sampling of just some of the things I’ve baked in the past week for Ross.

Banana Bread Pudding. Fudge Brownies. Pepperoni Lasagna. French Bread. Fried Bologna Sandwiches. Chocolate Croissants. Make chocolate croissants! This is an quick, easy, and fun breakfast treat whether you go homemade all the way or take a short cut. I first came across the idea in a forum post here and immediately started thinking about homemade croissants instead of canned crescent rolls. To go homemade all the way, make up a batch of croissant dough. This is NOT as difficult as it sounds! Making croissants from scratch is actually really easy. White Cake with Seven-Minute Frosting. White cake!

It’s so pretty and…..pure and angelic! A recent study showed that 99.2 percent of Heavenly residents prefer white cake over any other kind. And the other .8 percent got into Heaven on a fake pass. I wouldn’t be hangin’ with them if I were you. Making Lemon Curd. Lemon curd is an old-time treat that was traditionally served with biscuits or toast. It also finds its way into tarts (and other small pastries), pies, and even cakes. Lemon meringue pie is basically lemon curd in a pie shell. Lemon curd is a very simple concoction of sugar, lemon juice, eggs (sometimes just the yolks, sometimes yolks and whites both), sometimes lemon zest, and often butter. Cream is sometimes also folded in to make a lighter curd.

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