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Cornbread Waffles, Apple Rings and Napoleons

OK – it’s official – had enough winter.  My energy level is about ‘zero’ and my motivation lower  . . . if possible.  I am so ready for warmer temps so that we can  get outside.  Not to mention we eat too much when we’re inside all the time. I mean who makes cornbread waffles??? Yes, made a […]

Cream Horns

Well, there was going to be a lot more to this post . .  . but since we’ve thawed from the last week’s  freeze, there have been a few additional problems – like very low water pressure and then we have no water today !!   So, I’m simply posting the recipe for the cream […]

Christmas- Chocolate Cream Torte Recipe

In an effort to try and make new no-sugar’ added treats for David, I find myself re-inventing some desserts.  Such was the case with this cake.  Wanting something that looked a little more festive for Christmas, I’ve taken the Cake-in-the-Pan recipe, layered it with a yummy cream filling and topped that off with a delicious chocolate butter […]

Chocolate Cake in the Pan with Fudge Frosting – 50% Less Sugar

Seems I’m always trying to find a way to make desserts with no – or at least less -sugar. The latest in my search was to make an old favorite, Cake in the Pan using Splenda® for half of the sugar called for in the recipe (cake and fudge frosting).   This treat is a […]

Delicious – New Cookie!

OK, said I’d let you know if I found a better way to make a cookie from the sugar free cake mix (yellow) – and I did. Have to preface this by saying the cookie I made was based on the Jam Stick cookie recipe – David’s favorite – so I could hardly miss.   […]