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Baked Goods, Desserts, Fall, Tennessee Food

Adorable Baked Apple Hand Pies + Cornmeal Crust

Baked Apple Hand Pies with Cornmeal Crust

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Fall is here, ya’ll. You know what that means, right? Fall baking. The cinnamon and apples, the smells and spices floating through my kitchen…these are the things that make me happy. The season inspired us to make these delicious Baked Apple Hand Pies.

You will love the taste of sweet seasonal fruit wrapped in a buttery, tender cornmeal pastry crust.

This easy dessert recipe pleases with the taste of apple pie. Perfect for breakfast on the go or a warm, personal dessert, this is a must-try recipe your family will go crazy for.

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Desserts, Halloween, Kid Friendly Recipes

Scary-Cute Monster Mash Halloween Brownies

Monster Mash Halloween Brownies

Disclosure: I may have been on a sugar high when I wrote this post. Halloween Season is officially here! The time of monsters and scary movies, haunted houses and spooks. It is also the time for sticky-sweet treats like these Monster Mash Halloween Brownies.

Me and my little ghoul-friend made these over the top Halloween brownies together. Holiday baking is family fun in our kitchen. Magically swirled with bright purple and green buttercream on top of fudgy brownies, this treat has a trick inside.

And a whole lot of sprinkles on the outside. (My little monster likes sprinkles.)

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Breakfast, Desserts

Spiced Apple Crumb Coffee Cake

Spiced Apple Crumb Coffee Cake

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Don’t you love the mornings of fall?  There is a specialness in a crisp, bright fall morning that is like nothing else in the world. Especially on the weekend, wrapped up in a blanket and enjoying your favorite morning cup of coffee.

Then your second cup. And maybe a third.

Those mornings are what inspired me to make this moist Spiced Apple Crumb Coffee Cake. That and the fact I was craving sweet cinnamon-spiced apples. You know, the usual.

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Desserts, Halloween, Holiday, Kid Friendly Recipes

Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats

Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats

There are two things in this world that bring out the kid in me. (Well, maybe more than two, but just we are going to talk about these two today.) Rice Krispie Treats and Candy Corn. So why not bring the two classic favorite treats together in a deliciously sweet Halloween treat?

This recipe is a twist on the traditional rice krispie treats that we all love. But with the fun colors of candy corn.

Just a few ingredients and a swirl or two of bright Halloween color and you have yourself a fun dessert recipe for your holiday parties.

Or for a random Tuesday. (No judgement here. Do what you have to do.)

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Amie Jo's Choice, Breakfast, Desserts

Two Ingredient Cinnamon Roll Apple Bake

Cinnamon Roll Apple Bake

There’s easy recipes. Then there’s EASY recipes. You are going to love this two-ingredient recipe for Cinnamon Roll Apple Bake. Yes, you heard me correctly, TWO INGREDIENTS.

Well, technically three if you count the icing that comes with the cinnamon rolls. You know, that sweet and gooey swirl of sugary heaven that comes on your favorite cinnamon treats.

This is an easy dessert recipe you’ll want to stick in your back pocket and pull out when you need something sweet with no effort. (Warning: it won’t last long.)

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Desserts, Health, Kid Friendly Recipes

Dairy Free Frozen Peach Pie Bars

Dairy Free Frozen Yogurt Peach Pie Bars

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The back-to-school madness is starting to take hold. My house is messier. My lazy summer-time dream has been rudely awakened. My leisurely afternoons of coming home and preparing yumminess have been …let’s call it…unprepared.

I will not let the hectic back-to-school routine get in the way of making delicious treats. 

I will not let the hectic back-to-school routine get in the way of making delicious treats. 

I will not let the hectic back-to-school routine get in the way of making delicious treats. 

Frozen Peach Pie Bars put me back on track. Lightly sweetened, cool and refreshing, with the familiar goodness of graham-cracker crust, this dairy-free dessert will be a hit with the kids. (Think after-school snack or surprise dessert. )

Gold Star!

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Breakfast, Desserts, Fall

Spiced Pumpkin Muffins

Spiced Pumpkin Muffins

The hug-me smell of the spices alone is enough reason to make Spiced Pumpkin Muffins. If you want your house to smell like all things Fall, this is the muffin recipe for you.

These pumpkin muffins are tender and perfectly sweet. Our secret? We used pumpkin pie mix. Yep, we stirred it right in the batter. Plus a little of this and a little of that. (What? You think we are going to give it all away here?)

Hearty enough for a quick breakfast and sweet enough for dessert, these will be your new favorite muffin.

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Amie Jo's Choice, Desserts, Kid Friendly Recipes

No-Bake Mini Key Lime Pie

Mini Key Lime Pie

Just hearing the words “Key Lime Pie” makes my taste buds tingle.

There is nothing quite like the zest and tart taste of fresh limes blended into a sweet and creamy pie filling. With the perfect amount of sweet and the exact amount of pucker, you will fall in love with our No-Bake Mini Key Lime Pie dessert tarts.

This easy no-bake dessert recipe screams Summer! That’s right, I said no-bake. The two most important words a person wants to hear this time of year. Even better, this yummy dessert recipe uses only 6 ingredients.

Plus these are super cute mini Key Lime Pies, so everyone gets their own piece of tropical dessert heaven.


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