Chocolate-Caramel Monkey Bread

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  Tomorrow is a pot luck. I have a love/hate relationship with potlucks. Everything looks so good to eat and I want to eat it all.  I don't want to eat everything cause I'm trying to watch my weight. I also like to bring something to potlucks. Most of the time I will bring something in a crock pot, but this time I'm going to bring some Monkey Bread. It gives me a chance to bake something without reducing the calories in the original recipe in order for it to be on the lighter side. Good e ...

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5 Ingredient Sausage Hash Brown Casserole

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This casserole is what you make for brunch on Sunday morning or brinner. Your choice! The hardest part to this casserole is browning the sausage. Serve this casserole with fresh fruit, and maybe some pancakes or muffins and your family will be happy campers. This is also great for leftovers the next day or just as a re-heated breakfast the next morning. Great for microwaving and on-the-go.  Take it to work and just heat it up in the microwave and you're going to be full all morning ...

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4 Ingredient Egg and Sausage Muffins

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Do you ever get in a breakfast rut like I do? I'll eat the same thing for days and days, and don't bother changing my breakfast up. Lately, it's been peanut butter toast and my coke zero. Don't laugh at me, cause coke zero is my morning coffee. These sausage and egg muffins are so easy, you don't really need a recipe for them. They're so versatile, if they're vegetarian just leave out the sausage and add in some mushrooms or bell peppers. Use bacon instead of sausage or chorizo. Make some ...

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Overnight Blueberry Coffee Cake

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I am a sucker for buying magazines at the grocery store when I'm waiting in line to check out. My favorite food magazines are Better Homes and Garden and Food Network's magazine. I'll see a recipe in the magazine that I just have to try, and this is one of them. Overnight Blueberry Coffee Cake. One of the things I love about Better Homes and Garden is that they include the nutrition info in their recipes. That's perfect for people who are watching their weight and counting points. Have ...

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Chocolate-Hazelnut S’moreos French Toast

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Warning!!!!  Please consult your health provider before eating this french toast. May cause your blood sugar levels to sky rocket. In the middle of the french toast is chocolate-hazelnut spread, marshmallows, and just to make things exciting a bit, I stuffed some leftover mega-stuffed Oreos in there. See why I told you to consult your health care provider? I had to get rid of them some how didn't I? Then to top that bread off you dip the french toast in the custard and then the graham ...

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Easy Bacon Chocolate Danishes

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*Sigh tomorrow is Monday. All it did today was rain. Rain, rain, rain all day long.  It was a lazy and damp Sunday. The sun managed to come out for a bit around 3:45 in order to snap these pics really quickly. I spent most of the day watching Food Network and trying to clean my kitchen. Then I was wondering why my traffic is so low for today, because usually on Sunday it is the highest day. Then I forgot, today is Mother's Day and usually if there's a Holiday on the weekend that means a day ...

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Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Breakfast Bowl

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Have you noticed all the raves about breakfast bowls lately? There's this account I've been following called the Wholesome Bowl on Instagram and she just makes the most gorgeous looking breakfast bowls I've ever seen. I'm finally breaking down and giving them a try. I have been trying to figure out Instagram, and I still have no clue what I'm doing on there yet. I have a whopping 24 followers! If you want to follow me go for it. Leave a comment on one of the pictures and I'll follow you back.   ...

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Cinnamon French Toast Sticks

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Back when I worked at the dining center as a prep cook, I learned how to make some really good French toast.  The dining center was my job back when I was in college and I'd do everything. From serving, to working the grill, and to helping the cooks prepare the meals for the next day. That job was pretty awesome and fun, and I met a lot of cool people there. This grill was so huge, I'd be flipping like 50 pieces of French toast at a time. What makes a good French Toast? The key is in the ...

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