Lemon Lover’s Cupcakes for Two

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This recipe is perfect for when you want an over-the-top lemoncentric dessert… but just a little bit of it. Bright cupcakes flavored with lemon extract, zest and juice filled with creamy lemon curd, topped with rich cream cheese frosting and tangy candied lemon slices. But only 3 of them. (Ingredients measurements are also included for a full batch of 12 cupcakes.)

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Funfetti Cookies n Cream Fudge

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This rich, colorful fudge will take you only minutes to throw together. Sprinkles, Oreos and white chocolate… what more could you want? Perfect for a unique birthday treat or just for eating on any old day.

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Carrot Cake Muffins with Light Cream Cheese Frosting

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These nutrient-loaded, sweetly-frosted ‘muffins’ are the perfect excuse to have dessert for breakfast. Apple chunks, shredded carrot and whole wheat flour help you start your day off right. The sweetened Greek yogurt and cream cheese frosting tastes like a treat while still offering some low fat protein. Customize your muffins with optional add-ins like pineapple, coconut, nuts or chocolate chips.carrot-cake-muffins-with-light-cream-cheese-frosting-1

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Christmas Spice Soft Caramels

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These soft, chewy caramels are perfectly spiced for the season with cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and a touch of molasses. Show the special people in your life how much you care by investing a little time instead of a lot of money. Don’t be intimidated by DIY candy. This recipe is surprisingly easy to pull off! Just use a reliable candy thermometer and stir often. This large batch recipe can be easily halved by using an 8×8″ pan instead of the 9×12″ mentioned in the recipe below.

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Double Bubble Witch’s Brew (w/vodka)

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A quick and easy party punch bowl. Adding ginger ale to lime sherbet is the best part as it produces a delicious, spooky lime foam.Or maybe the citrus vodka is the best part? Pineapple rings and lemon slices are sour and sweet. Use gummy worms as a festive garnish.

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The Science Behind Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies + Recipe

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Chocolate chip cookies are a favorite of many but are surprisingly difficult to get just right. The appropriate size, texture, doneness, chocolate distribution and carmely color and flavor are a lot to think about. In this post, we break down the recipe by ingredient and process to help you figure out where you’re going wrong.

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Two-Faced Cake Batter Fudge + Fudge History + Chemistry + 10 Other Insane Fudge Recipes

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This insane fudge recipe is easier to accomplish than its many layers may lead you to believe. With just a few ingredients you can create this delicious, Wonka-esque confection. Jelly beans on the bottom, topped with a funfetti and white chocolate fudge layer, topped with a Devil’s food chocolate fudge layer plus pretzels and sea salt to keep things from getting too sweet. Start at once side and chew your way to the top or enjoy all the many yummy and surprisingly cohesive flavors at once.

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