pecan cheesecake sugar cookie squares

You guys! I have just been eating, eating, and eating! Of course we had turkey and all the trimmings, then Sir Dave made a great prime rib dinner, then we had a wonderful, rich French dinner out with the mother-in-law and today just for reference I had a bagel, a Reese’s peanut butter cup, nachos…

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oreo cheesecake cupcakes

Oreo cheesecake in cupcake form. Yes please! This recipe couldn’t have been easier since there are only a few ingredients and for the bottom ‘crust’ you just throw an oreo in there, brilliant! This recipe makes a boat-load, but trust me people will gobble them up. Ingredients 42 Oreos, 30 left whole, and 12 coarsely…

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peanut butter cheesecake cupcakes with chocolate ganache

Have you ever seen a picture of something on pinterest and just started drooling? That’s what happened here. I’ve attempted many other pinterest-inspired recipes and they NEVER look like the picture (ammiright?) and they never taste quite as good as they look. Luckily for me (and my pals at work that I brought these to!)…

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chocolate swirl cheesecake

My lovely Auntie Kris brings dessert every year for Christmas and she almost always brings my favorite – cheesecake. This year was no exception and since I’ve started dabbling in the confusing-to-me-measure-everything-precisely world of desserts thought I’d give the one she made this year a try for my buddies. Unfortunately this little experiment taught me…

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