Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins Recipe

Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins Recipe

I am sure you've noticed that I'm on a bit of a carrot cake kick lately. I just can't get enough of it! I love everything about it carrot cake: the spice cake, the bits of delicious carrot, the nuts, and of course the cream cheese frosting! Carrot cake isn't the healthiest choice, but it's just so good! And this is where my Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins Recipe comes in.To satisfy my constant carrot cake craving, I came up with this Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins recipe. My family loves these so much, I've made them every week this month! Cook's Note - Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins ...

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Coconut Cream Pie Cheesecake Dip Recipe

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This Coconut Cream Pie Cheesecake Dip Recipe is next up in my #SpringEats recipe series. It is quick & easy to make. This would be a fabulous addition to your Easter dessert table.I took one of my favorite spring-time pies, Coconut Cream Pie, and turned it into this delicious cheesecake dip. With Easter not too far away I bet you're gathering recipes for Easter dinner. This dip is a must-make! Plus it’s quick & easy, too. All of the ingredients you need to make this cheesecake dip: Warning: If you bring this dip to a party, you run the risk of becoming the most popular person ...

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REESE’S Rice Krispie Treats

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This recipe for REESE'S Rice Krispie Treats has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #snacktalk #CollectiveBiasIn my mind, March is synonymous with big College Basketball games. During big games I like to serve easy-to-eat, portable snacks. To satisfy my sweet tooth AND to get my peanut butter fix, I like to whip up these easy Loaded REESE'S Rice Krispie Treats.REESE'S wants to nationally recognize your best game day recipe! The winner will be recognized on www.reesessnacktalk.com, CBS and walmart.com! Does your REESE'S snack ...

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Carrot Cake Cookie Bar Recipe

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Raise your hand if you LOVE carrot cake! It's one of my favorite desserts, especially during Spring. Today I'm taking my love of carrot cake and sharing this Carrot Cake Cookie Bar Recipe for my #SpringEats blog series. This Carrot Cake Cookie Bar recipe is perfect for Spring gatherings, or even Easter! They make a TON, so they'll feed a crowd.  They're even a great bake sale recipe!To make this Carrot Cake Cookie Bar recipe, I turned to my favorite Sugar Cookie Bar recipe for inspiration. I made a few tweaks and they came out perfectly! Cook's Note - Carrot Cake Cookie Bar ...

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Lemon Cream Pie Float Recipe

Lemon Cream Pie Float

I think floats are coming back, and in a big way. In today's post we're thinking beyond to classic Root Beer Float, and making a float that's perfect for Spring. Here's my quick & easy Lemon Cream Pie Float Recipe.I love Spring, and I am SO loving how my #SpringEats blog series is shaping up (see a sample of past posts at the end of this blog post). Lemon Cream Pie is a classic Spring dessert, here's my spin on the classic! Cook's Note - Lemon Cream Pie Float Recipe: *The recipe below is more of a guide. I like more fizzle to my float, so I opted for more soda than lemonade. Feel ...

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A Very Berry Eggo Waffle Bar

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This Very Berry Eggo Waffle Bar has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.                                         #EggoWaffleBar #CollectiveBiasI love breakfast, it's my favorite meal to cook up when I'm entertaining overnight family or friends. I live in Southern California, so when family or friends come to visit we usually spend long, fun days  at the beach or touring around San Diego, Disneyland, or the like.  Sometimes after jam-packed days, the next morning I'm just too exhausted to make a "from scratch" breakfast. That's where ...

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$400 Target Gift Card GIVEAWAY!

$400 Target Gift Card Giveaway

I am SO excited to be part of this $400 Target Gift Card Giveaway. I mean, who doesn't love Target, right!?! Please come enter, I would love it if a Food, Folks and Fun reader won!If I had $400 to drop at Target, I would buy Patio furniture. If you won, what would you buy at Target? Good Luck!GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $400 Target Gift CardGiveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck!Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form below to enter daily. Giveaway ends April 10, 2015 and is open worldwide. Winner will be notified via email.**If you're viewing this giveaway in an email, you'll ...

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How to make Cannoli Cream

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Buckle up, folks because today I'm showing you how to make cannoli cream! Cannoli is my all-time favorite dessert, and they are very popular during the Easter season (especially if you love back east). This cannoli cream recipe is the newest installment in my #SpringEats blog series.I love a good cannoli, but sadly they're hard to find here in Southern California. Over the years this Connecticut girl has learned how make Cannoli out of necessity. My recipe for cannoli cream is every bit as good as what you can get back east. Cook's Note for How to Make Cannoli Cream: This recipe ...

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Strawberries and Cream Smoothie

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Disclosure: This recipe for Strawberries and Cream Smoothie is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Horizon Organics. The opinions and text are all mine.Mornings around my house are sometimes a little rushed. Okay you got me, they're down right hectic at times. Especially on days I take my daughter to preschool and my little guy to speech therapy. For a quick breakfast, or even breakfast on-the-go, I like to combine some of my kid's favorite Horizon Organic products to make smoothies like this Strawberries and Cream Smoothie.I encourage my family to live a healthy ...

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How to Strain Ricotta Cheese

How to Strain Ricotta Cheese with Cheese Cloth

Ricotta is my favorite Italian cheese, it's creamy, delicious, and versatile. It's one of my favorite ingredients in pastas, lasagna, pizza, and desserts like Cannoli! Today I'm showing you how to strain ricotta cheese the right way! Ricotta is an Italian cheese that's used in a lot of Spring recipes, so for today's #SpringEats pots I will be showing you how to strain ricotta cheese!A lot of ricotta cheese recipes ask for strained ricotta cheese, but they don't tell you how to do it. Let me show you! ...

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