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Fig and Walnut Biscotti

Fig and Walnut Biscotti

Fig and walnut biscotti are a delightfully crunchy cookie, perfect for the holidays, and great for gifting. Some flavor combinations are just so traditional and perfect for the holidays and this is one of them. The sweetness of plump dried figs and the warm scent of cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and orange peel. SO nice and cozy.

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The Best Banana Pecan Muffins

The Best Banana Pecan Muffins

Banana pecan muffins are my favorite kind of muffin, and this is the best version I have found by far. They are perfectly moist and packed with banana flavor. Follow these tips, and add one extra (easy) step, and you’ll turn an average banana muffin into a spectacular one.

These banana pecan muffins stay fresh for days and are the perfect breakfast on the go. Here’s how I make them.

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Raspberry Dark Chocolate Baked Oatmeal

Raspberry Dark Chocolate Baked Oatmeal

This raspberry dark chocolate baked oatmeal is a super easy, hearty, make-ahead breakfast that feels just a little indulgent. You can make it on a Sunday and eat it all week.

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Chocolate Almond Biscotti

Chocolate Almond Biscotti

These chocolate almond biscotti are easy and fun to make. Drizzle them with chocolate for a sweeter cookie, or keep them plain for dunking in your coffee.

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Red Pepper Carrot Soup with Couscous

Red Pepper Carrot Soup with Couscous

This beautiful, bold red pepper carrot soup gets a ton of flavor from a tablespoon of harissa, and is extra satisfying on a chilly fall evening with the inspired addition of a couscous swirl. I made it on a weeknight in under an hour.

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Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes

Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes

These homemade funfetti cupcakes are moist and delicious with a light, fluffy frosting that tastes just like vanilla ice cream!

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Easy Spicy Mac and Cheese

Easy Spicy Mac and Cheese

This is an easy, mildly spicy mac and cheese, with a great crunchy-buttery breadcrumb topping. It is the perfect fall comfort food!

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Quicker Chicken Noodle Soup

Quicker Chicken Noodle Soup

With a flavorful broth and lots of chunky vegetables, this homemade chicken noodle soup is comforting medicine for days when you’re under the weather.

 

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Easy Awesome Caramel Corn

Easy Awesome Caramel Corn

This caramel corn is crazy simple to make, takes about 15 minutes to whip up and around 45 minutes to an hour in the oven. It’s great for parties. Packaged in a mason jar or a little clear plastic bag, it makes the perfect food gift too.

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Better than IKEA Swedish Meatballs

Better than IKEA Swedish Meatballs

These Swedish meatballs have a creamy sauce and great flavor. Serve them over egg noodles or mashed potatoes, they are the perfect comfort food!

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