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Soft Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies with Walnuts

This recipe for oatmeal chocolate chip cookies tastes like pure comfort to me. What does pure comfort taste like for me? Cashmere and Veuve. Vanilla, butter, oatmeal, toasted nuts, and brown sugar. So I combined all of these items (excusing the cashmere and Veuve) into a new cookie recipe.  I also used a touch of […]

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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Oatmeal Cookies with Sprinkles

Disclaimer: I was given free silicone non-stick baking mats by Kitchen Executive Chef to review. All opinions are my own.  I’ve made comments before that I bake when I’m stressed and bake when I’m overwhelmed with obligations, but let me clear the record: I also bake when I’m happy. Basically, I really should just say […]

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Pear, Pecan & Brown Sugar Oatmeal with Coconut Milk

We spent our Memorial Day weekend in beautiful Savannah, Georgia watching a couple of dear friends get married (in Forsyth Park, no less). We drove down (just a short 15 hours each way) – and when I say “we,” I mean my husband and one of his friends who we carpooled with – overnight on […]

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Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie

  When I started making this skillet cookie on Friday morning, I thought I could make it passable as baked oatmeal – a nice, healthy-but-slightly-indulgent breakfast treat. After tinkering with the proportions and flavors, though, I quickly realized that this is no baked oatmeal recipe. Instead, this is a delicious, decadent oatmeal cookie baked in […]

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Baked Pumpkin & Cherry Oatmeal

Happy Halloween Week from The Sparkle Kitchen!  From this week through the week after Thanksgiving (ish), it’s my happy obligation to find as many uses for pumpkin as possible. This truly is the most wonderful time of the year for me. I’ve got some creative musings on pumpkin to incorporate into breakfasts (like today’s recipe), […]

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Toffee & Dark Chocolate Oat Cookies

My cookie experiments are sometimes great, sometimes weird, and sometimes kind of awful. I learned how to cook through baking sheet after sheet of abysmal cookies in junior high until I finally could get the right understanding of how the ingredients work together. The good news is that even when the finished product would be […]

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Baked Oatmeal Muffins

Chilly, early morning cram sessions course reviews during finals week call for a comforting but not too filling breakfast (because this stuff isn’t quite interesting enough to prevent me from falling back asleep if I’m too full!). Pinterest has tons and tons of baked oatmeal recipes. I saw one for slow-cooked oatmeal and got very […]

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