Coconut Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast with Berry Sauce + A Giveaway

A fun 4th of July brunch idea, this French Toast recipe features a tangy, coconut cheesecake filling and a chunky berry sauce that’s sure to impress everyone.

Coconut Cheesecake Stuffed French Toast A fun 4th of July brunch idea, this French Toast recipe features a tangy, coconut cheesecake filling and a chunky berry sauce that’s sure to impress everyone.

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I’m saying this is a great brunch recipe, but in reality, I don’t make, or eat, brunch. Something about the rare occasion of having a lazy morning doesn’t motivate me to want to get up and cook a fancy breakfast. But, I absolutely love all sorts of brunch food. I just make it for supper instead. So, If brunch isn’t your thing either, enjoy it as supper (because I know you can’t resist all those berries on top and that creamy coconut cheesecake in the middle.)…

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Fruit Cheesecake Bars

Fresh fruit is piled high on a creamy no-bake cheesecake on top of a tender shortbread crust. 

No Bake Fruit Cheesecake Bars (4)

Happy summer, friends! I hope you have been enjoying all sorts of summer activities. Last week I had a wonderful trip to Oregon, to meet my new little nephew. He is precious and was a bit hard to leave behind. But the aunt role sure is an easy, fun one to fill. Don’t worry, Rachael, I’m sure I’ll be find ways to spoil him even though I live across the country from him….

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Butter Pecan Ice Cream & a Giveaway!

A rich and creamy custard-based ice cream, featuring brown sugar and pecans which give it a nutty caramel flavor with a delicious crunch. The perfect treat for your holiday picnics and cookouts. Keep your eyes peeled below for a fun giveaway!

Butter Pecan Ice Cream (1) (Medium)

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Ice cream is a favorite dessert with me and my family. Growing up many of us said, “Forget the cake, Mom. We just want ice cream for our birthday.” The only thing that makes ice cream with friends and family better, is making it yourselves. It’s way better than store-bought and after the hours invested in making it, it always tastes three times better.

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Chicken Cordon Bleu Pizza

A simple pizza topped with grilled chicken, ham, bacon, swiss and mozzarella cheese. 

Chicken Cordon Bleu Pizza - A simple pizza topped with grilled chicken, ham, bacon, swiss and mozzarella cheese.

A few weeks ago my sister, Dana, came to spend a few days with me. We enjoyed a lot of sisterly conversation, shopping, cooking and eating. This Chicken Cordon Bleu Pizza was one of our creations. Chicken, ham, bacon and Swiss Cheese are layered on a basic pizza crust spread with Alfredo sauce….

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Chicken Scallopini

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This recipe for Chicken Scallopini is an easy and healthy weeknight dinner that doesn’t sacrifice on flavor. Ready in 45 minutes or less, the chicken is browned in a skillet, flavored with garlic, mushrooms and a white wine sauce and baked until tender.

This recipe for Chicken Scallopini is an easy and healthy weeknight dinner that doesn’t sacrifice on flavor. Ready in 45 minutes or less, the chicken is browned in a skillet, flavored with garlic, mushrooms and a white wine sauce and baked until tender….

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Raspberry Brie RITZ® Cracker Appetizers

This recipe for Raspberry Brie RITZ® Cracker Appetizers has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PutItOnARitz #CollectiveBias

These Raspberry, Brie and Almond topped RITZ® crackers are an easy, but fun appetizer that feels fancy.

Looking for a quick snack or an easy appetizer for entertaining? These raspberries, brie and almonds topping these RITZ® Crackers couldn’t be easier to put together.

What are your favorite things to top a RITZ® cracker with? Do you love sharing your creations on Instagram? You could win one of forty $100 Walmart e-Gift Cards (10 per week) by posting a photo on Instagram of your RITZ®-topped creation and hashtag it #putitonaritzcontest

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Biscoff No Bake Cheesecake Bars

An easy, 4 ingredient, no bake cheesecake with all the yummy flavors of Biscoff Spread and Cookies.

These Biscoff No Bake Cheesecake Bars are an easy, 4 ingredient, no bake cheesecake with all the yummy flavors of Biscoff Spread and Cookies.

I think Biscoff Spread and Cookie Butter are (unfortunately) the some of the most well kept dessert secrets. A few weeks ago we had family over for supper and I served them these Biscoff No Bake Cheesecake Bars for dessert. Before telling them what the flavor was I had them guess. While no one guessed correctly or had even heard Biscoff Spread, they all loved it. …

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Raspberry Cream Cheese Sweet Rolls

Soft, buttery rolls spread with a cream cheese mixture and stuffed with juicy raspberries. These Raspberry Cream Cheese Sweet Rolls make a special treat. 

Soft, buttery rolls spread with a cream cheese mixture and stuffed with juicy raspberries. These Raspberry Cream Cheese Sweet Rolls make a special treat.

These raspberry sweet rolls were a favorite with everyone at Easter this past weekend. What’s not to love about raspberries, cream cheese and buttery yeast bread? The dough is a family favorite used in our traditional cinnamon rolls. The raspberry and cream cheese filling in these rolls is a new twist, making them perfect for Spring brunch. …

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Raspberry Lemon No Bake Cheesecake Bars

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These Raspberry Lemon No Bake Cheesecake Bars require just 4 ingredients for the cheesecake layer that is chilled on a simple graham cracker crust.  #PourMoreFun #ad

These Raspberry Lemon Cheesecake Bars are super easy to make, and require just 4 ingredients for the cheesecake layer that is chilled on a simple graham cracker crust. The tangy lemon berry flavors are a perfect balance to the sweet cheesecake thanks to Kraft Country Time Lemonade Starters….

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Pear, Pecan and Blue Cheese Salad

A salad for special occasions, this Pear, Pecan and Blue Cheese salad is simple and drizzled with a tangy Dijon Vinaigrette. 

A salad for special occasions, this Pear, Pecan and Blue Cheese salad is simple and drizzled with a tangy Dijon Vinaigrette.

This is my family’s favorite salad and we make it every Christmas. In general, my family likes to switch up our menu each year. We don’t have set traditions when it comes to food, we make what sounds good at the time. This salad is the exception. I think we’ve had this salad every year for about the past five years. So I think that says something about this salad. It’s delicious and it only has three toppings for the lettuce. …

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