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Total Eclipse of the Dessert: Brooklyn Blackout Cupcakes

You may have heard there’s a full solar eclipse happening on Monday. And if you, dear reader, like me, live along the direct path of this event you may have heard the following warnings: have a stockpile of food and water at home, have a full tank of gas, be wary of possible Lizard-Man sightings, and be prepared for a large influx of people to in the area. One of my

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Salted Choco Chip Cookies

I have, for as long as I can remember, related to Cookie Monster on a deep spiritual level. I too, my blue muppet friend, have a thing for cookies. And by thing, clearly I mean THANG. It may seem strange for someone who bakes as often as I do to say that I almost never make cookies, but I don’t. Why? I WILL EAT THEM ALL. I have ZERO chill

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Boozy Chocolate Chiffon Pie

First things first: pie > cake. You don’t have to agree with me, we all know I am right. Secondly: holy pie making, Batman … chiffon pie is kinda trixy. Or, it could be that I inherently gravitate to the most complicated recipe out there (and really, it didn’t sound all that hard when I read through it, but I was having A DAY in the kitchen which always, always,

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Clementine Mexican Brownie Bites

It is a universal fact that things are BETTER when they are wee. Brownies are no exception. Sometimes you don’t want a whole brownie (which, I mean … I never suffer from this but I know there are those that do), or – as in the case of this recipe – maybe the brownie is so (rich, chocolaty, lovely, clementiny) everything that all you need is a bite (or four).

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5 Foods to Heal the Heart

If you’re having a bad day, even the sunshine might not be enough to make you smile- so how about a snack? It’s be shown that many ingredients from your local grocery store can actually help improve moods and fight depression. Feel like feeling better? Give a few of these foods a shot to help you smile: Dark Chocolate No, this is not a joke! Dark chocolate actually has a

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