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National Cheesecake Day

Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Candy Pumpkins and Cookies
Today is National Cheesecake Day so I thought I would share with you some of the cheesecakes my wife has baked over the last few months. Warning; These cheesecakes are so good you may gain weight by merely looking at the pictures. I know that’s the story I...
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Pepperoni Rolls

pepperoni rolls
If you have ever had Pepperoni Rolls you may be a redneck. Or at least from West Virginia. Pepperoni Rolls are a local favorite in the whole state of West Virginia and especially in the north central part of the state. They were invented in Fairmont, a town...
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Cheesecake Mistake

caramel cheesecake with rolo candies and caramel sauce
I told you guys about my wife baking to relieve stress. In that post, I am told, I misidentified a cheesecake. Among about 4000 things she baked that day I labeled a cheesecake topped with Hershey Rolos as the cheesecake she makes topped with Resse’s Peanut Butter Cups....
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The Saga of The Pooh Cake

winnie the pooh 3D birthday cake
If you read the post about the Winnie the Pooh Cake you may be wondering if it made it to my Grandson’s birthday – it did. The decorating was finished by flashlight during a power failure – only a Grandma would be so dedicated as not to let...
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Winnie the Pooh 3D Cake

finished cake winnie the pooh red shirt, blue hunny pot, golden bear fur
Like I have mentioned before my wife likes to bake to burn off steam. Some people run. Some people lift weights. Some people go for long walks in the park. My wife puts batter in hot ovens and produces calories. Lots and lots of calories. Today I came...
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Temptations Everywhere

snickers cheesecake
Life is full of temptations. My big screen TV beckons me to postpone my yard work. My internet browser lures me from work with enticing web links. A Nigerian Prince tries to separate me from money. My wife temps me with her goodies. No, not those goodies. The...
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My Wife and Her Sweet Stuff

Reese's Peanut Butter Cheesecake
As I have mentioned more times than anyone wants to hear, I lost 60 pounds recently. While losing weight of any amount is hard, in my house it’s a miracle. I am a pretty good cook as most people who have eaten my food will tell you. My...
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