Category Archives: Snack

Oct 2012
Fall Snack Mix

It’s such a shame that homemade treats are frowned upon for trick-or-treating, because there are so many festive homemade treats out there for Halloween! Luckily, my coworkers trust me enough to know that I won’t poison them, so I mixed up some of this snack … Continue reading

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Jan 2012
Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola Bars

Granola bars have to be the world’s most portable snack. As someone who works 12-hour shifts at a hospital, some days I barely have time to use the bathroom let alone sit down and eat lunch. Therefore, granola bars are … Continue reading

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Posted in Chocolate, Pantry Staples, Peanut Butter, Snack | 4 Comments

Jan 2012
Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

Be ready for the easiest recipe of your life. All you need is a block of cream cheese, marshmallow fluff, and a spoon, and you’ll have one of my favorite fruit dips…ever. This recipe is my go-to dip recipe whenever I … Continue reading

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Dec 2011
Peppermint Popcorn Crunch

Popcorn seems to be the “it” thing to make this year, as I’ve been seeing flavored popcorn recipes pop up all over the internet lately. I love the combination of sweet and salty, and popcorn offers something different from the usual chocolate … Continue reading

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Posted in Christmas, Dessert, Snack | 1 Comment

Dec 2011
Holiday Caramel Popcorn

Growing up, I used to love when my parents got one of those popcorn tins for Christmas. You know what I’m talking about, the tins with the three different kinds of popcorn, usually caramel, cheddar and butter flavors. My siblings … Continue reading

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Oct 2011
Homemade Applesauce

Apple picking has been a yearly fall tradition that I’ve done since I was a young girl. Every fall, my family would go to a local orchard, pick a huge bag of apples, and sample fresh apple cider straight from the … Continue reading

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Posted in Canning and Preserving, Fruit, Healthy, Snack | 1 Comment

Jun 2011
Strawberry Banana Puff Pastry Donuts

Donuts seem to be all the rage in the blogging world lately. I keep seeing all sorts of yummy donut recipes, but without a donut pan, what’s a girl to do? I know…I could go buy a donut pan, but I … Continue reading

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Posted in Berries, Breakfast, Fruit, Snack | 10 Comments

May 2011
Strawberry Shortcake

I think it is safe the say the spring has (finally) come to Pennsylvania, and with spring, comes lots of fresh strawberries! The local berries wont be ready here until June, but at least I can buy good looking strawberries … Continue reading

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Apr 2011
Stuffed Strawberries

It is finally starting to look a little more like spring around here, and that leaves me craving lots of fresh berries! I have seen these stuffed strawberries in numerous places across the internet, but just recently got around to … Continue reading

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Posted in Appetizer, Berries, Dessert, Fruit, Snack | 8 Comments

Apr 2011
Green Monster Smoothie

Across the internet, there has been a revolution of this tasty smoothie known as the Green Monster. It even has its own website. Basically, you add spinach to your favorite smoothie recipe for a green, nutrition packed smoothie. Since spinach … Continue reading

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Posted in Beverages, Healthy, Snack, Veggies | 2 Comments