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September 2018

Drinks Recipes

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Latte

September 30, 2018
Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Latte

Last week I mentioned how good a Vanilla Speculoos Cookie would be with a Pumpkin Pie Spice Latte. Well I am here to tell you that it is a match made in heaven. This homemade pumpkin pie spice latte’s subtle pumpkin flavor complements the Speculoos spice cookie perfectly. I just polished off one of each on the front porch. What a lovely fall afternoon indulgence. And, it was so easy to make. With my method, it’s all done in the microwave. I think it turned out every bit as good as Starbuck’s but I didn’t have to make the 45 minute trek there. This is so easy, I just bet you’ll be doing the same thing, even if your Starbucks is much closer.

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Recipes Sweets

Vanilla Speculoos Cookies

September 23, 2018
Vanilla Speculoos Cookies

Fall is finally in the air. I think it is my favorite season. It has finally cooled off enough so that I can do some baking. These Vanilla Speculoos Cookies are perfect for fall. They are a bit lighter than my Speculoos Biscuits. A little less gingerbready, more of what you would think of with anything pumpkin. Perfect with a pumpkin spice latte.

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Main Dishes Recipes slow cooker

Spicy Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken

September 13, 2018
Spicy Slow Cooker Chicken

This recipe for Spicy Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken was inspired by Fit Slow Cooker Queen’s Instagram post for Slow Cooker Cilantro-Lime Chicken.  My recipe is just for the chicken because I wanted to make a big batch to be able to freeze. You could certainly add corn and black beans like she does if you like. I like the idea of adding some onion and bell peppers to bump up the low carb vegetables. For now though, this recipe is just for the chicken.

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