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Salted Cashew & Caramel Chews

5 reviews

Nothing says "welcome home" like warm, gooey, chewy cookies right out of the oven with a cold glass of milk—mmm, heaven. You don't need a plate. Just grab and go. —Paula Marchesi, Lenhartsville, Pennsylvania

Easy Mexican Brownies

4 reviews

I was hosting a fun Mexican-themed cocktail party and needed a quick dessert. Dressing up an ordinary boxed brownie mix...


Popcorn Cookies

12 reviews

It's so much fun to surprise people with the crushed popcorn in these yummy cookies. They're definitely a distinctive cookie...


Gimlet Bars

1 review

I love a tangy gimlet when the weather turns steamy—but these bars are just the thing when the craving hits...


Rainbow S’moreo Cookies

3 reviews

Homemade Oreo-style cookies are pretty great on their own, but they're even better when you add graham cracker crumbs to...

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake

2 reviews

I first started making this cake when my husband was stationed with the military in California. Now, 20 years later,...


Cinnamon Granola Bars

65 reviews

I make these at least once a week for my husband, David. He takes one in his lunch every week...

Behr Track Cookie Bars

1 review

The holidays are the perfect time to indulge in these ooey-gooey, salty-sweet peanut butter bars. A lot of people comment...


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Apple Caramel Cheesecake Bars

71 reviews

The streusel topping that comes with this recipe for apple cream cheese bars is absolutely irresistible. If you can’t resist...


Crispy Chocolate Log

3 reviews

"Our teacher challenged our class to use the microwave for more than defrosting and reheating leftovers," write Michael Saunders and...


White Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies

2 reviews

This is a cookie you will want to make again and again. I like to take it to church get-togethers...

Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars

8 reviews

My secret to these rich no-bake bites? Pretzels in the crust. They add a salty crunch to the classic peanut...


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Hand-Held Apple Pies

25 reviews

When I was in high school, my best friend's mother baked this mini apple pie recipe every year. I was...


Not Your Mama’s Seven-Layer Bars

The addition of dulce de leche makes this a decadent new take on traditional seven-layer bars. You can cut this...


Mom’s Hazelnut & Chocolate Bread Pudding

1 review

Mom combined her love of hazelnut spread and bread pudding into one delicious recipe. I adapted it for my slow...


Godiva Liqueur Brownies

1 review

Santa’s eyes twinkle when he finds this very adult brownie on the cookie tray. With chocolaty liqueur and other spirits,...

Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

11 reviews

This soft, chewy oatmeal breakfast bar recipe features a hint of orange marmalade for a fun change of pace from...