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Recipe: Rich, Gooey Caramel Brownies

Making homemade brownies is a lot easier than you might think. The coffee flavored liqueur in these intensifies the chocolate and caramel. These brownies are so rich and gooey, a little will go a long way! For this recipe, I setup a double boiler type system because I use that to melt the butter and the caramels. Start by boiling water in a medium sauce pan and then use mixing bowls as the “top” of the double boiler, make sure…

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Recipe: Juicy Whole Roasted Chicken

When I found out my husband was such a picky eater, I decided to perfect some new simple recipes that he would eat. One of our household favorites is this juicy whole roasted chicken. Whole roasted chicken is really tricky to cook. To make sure it is really done, often the breast is really dried out. But, doing an overnight dry brine keeps the chicken moist and succulent.   Ingredients 1 whole roasting chicken (between 4 to 5 lbs) 4-5…

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Recipe: Triple Chocolate Oatmeal Lactation Cookies

I have tried many oatmeal lactation cookie recipes over the years. When I nursed my second child, I really struggled with low supply. After experimenting, combining ideas from several different recipes, I put together this recipe. Most oatmeal lactation cookie recipes include ground flax seed. But, I thought the extra crunch of the whole flax seeds was better. Also, I find that the ground flax seed can make the dough too dry if it isn’t incorporated well enough. 1. I start…

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