Flourless Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Two things.

First of all, this is my 100th post and, although some bloggers manage to churn out hundreds of posts each year, I’m pretty pumped and feel like I should celebrate…maybe I’ll even convince Mr. Torres to take me out to dinner tonight (not a ¬†difficult task):)

Secondly, I’m going to do you all a favor and introduce you to these little bites of deliciousness.

Flourless Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Energy Bites

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For Bellwork recently in science class, I had my sixth graders think about the following quotation and make a list of five things that make them happy.

“Happiness doesn’t depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.”

-Dale Carnegie

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Food for Friends: Candy Bar Cookies

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Mr. Torres and I are helping some friends move into their new house this evening and I thought it would be lovely to have a snack to take so that we don’t get hungry while we’re working:)

Despite the fact that I think cooking is the most fun when you’re trying to make something new, there a few recipes that are so good that they just keep getting made over and over again.

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Peanut Butter S’more Bars

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Well, folks. It’s day three of Spring Break (yea!) and it is also day three of 100% rain all day (not so much yea).

At the beginning of the break, I had grand aspirations of going for long runs, riding my bike, cleaning my car, cleaning Mr. Torres’ car and ending the week by going camping.

Instead, I have been mostly trapped inside. I’ve been busy, but trapped, nonetheless.

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