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Peanut Butter, Oatmeal, and Chocolate Chips Cookies

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The other day, I had a craving. I wasn’t sure if I wanted oatmeal cookies, or peanut butter ones. I did know I wanted chocolate chips (who wouldn’t?). Then it occured to me that mixing the three together might make for a fantastic way to satisfy my craving. And it did! What a trinity: peanut butter oatmeal and chocolate chips, in a word: Awesome

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Upside Down Raspberry Pudding

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Here’s another recipe going back to my childhood, that my grand-mother used to make. She taught me the recipe for this upside down raspberry pudding when I was 7 or 8 years old, and it’s remained a favourite of mine since. Great eaten warm, freshly out of the oven, or out of the fridge for breakfast if you are so enclined!

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Date Squares

Date Squares

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CarrĂ©s aux dattes, or date squares, evoke childhood memories of my grand-mother. She used to make these occasionally. I never knew if I’d get a them as a treat or not when I went to visit my grand-parents. It was delicious to even just imagine the date squares would be waiting for me on arrival.

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