Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

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I’m coming around to the idea of breakfast smoothies. And yes, I am arriving so late to this party. While everyone else has been blending their greens, juicing their beets, and sipping away for years, I’ve just been over here…chewing. Because in the past, whenever I considered the ingredients of a smoothie for breakfast, I…

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Peanut Butter and Nutella Cheesecake Bars

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Silky chocolate hazelnut cheesecake + creamy peanut butter cheesecake + buttery crushed Oreo cookie crust   I want to gush about this recipe.     Gush, I tell you.     But I’m at a loss. I have very few words for how incredible these bars are because, well, incredible really sums them up perfectly….

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Easy No Cook Thai Peanut Sauce

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I love peanut butter. Creamy peanut butter and milk sweet from coconuts and toasted sesame oil and oh- the saltiness of saucy soy. But I love ‘easy,’ and I mean easy, heaps and gobs more.   I love breezy and quick and things that rhyme with simple. (I can only think of pimple and dimple…tell…

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Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake with Milk Chocolate Sauce

In my mind, there are two types of desserts: those of a simple, classic nature, and those with such an ooey gooey factor that they deserve a siren and a flashing red light bulb. Both are delicious in their own right. Both keep me up at night. Traditional cookies like chewy sugar and browned butter…

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Chewy Peanut Peanut Butter Cookies

I live a very food-centric life. I cook. I bake. I work for a food and cooking website. I write a food blog. I photograph food. I eat with gusto. This means that I am usually elbow deep in decadence. On any given day, I am tearing buttery flakes from a  freshly baked pastry, nursing…

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