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Maple Caramel Apples

Maple Caramel Apples

Growing up in New England, apple season has always been a yummy time of year. After a few years in Florida, I had been longing for fresh, crisp, local apples like you wouldn't believe. Last fall in Portland was a treat--the apples there are luscious! I wasn't sure what to expect in Santa Cruz, but luckily the apples here rock! The local organic farms have plenty of varieties to choose from including my favorite--McIntosh! Today, Adam and I grabbed something new (the name escapes me) as they were looking too fresh to pass up. Even though they are perfect on...


Chocolate Almond Butter Bites

Chocolate Almond Butter Bites

I should know better! I posted this photo on instagram last week with no plans of sharing the recipe. I just wanted to snap a cute pic of the treat I was bringing to a friend's house. Between facebook and instagram, I couldn't deny the recipe requests! I guess there's no need to hoard recipes, right!?! There's no reason to sit on yummies like this that you could be enjoying right now. To you, my friends! Perhaps you'll get a chance to enjoy them during this long weekend!  Chocolate Almond Butter Bites  fills one 8" square pan For the Chocolate...