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Homemade Candy Week: Milk Chocolate Truffles

December 14, 2010
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I received the loveliest holiday gift yesterday from a good friend of mine. She knows how much my husband and I enjoy her fabulous smoked paprika-rubbed roast chicken so she typed up and printed out the recipe on a nice card (complete with cute little seahorse cutouts) and attached it with ribbon to a jar […]

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Homemade Candy Week: Pecan & Caramel Chocolate Clusters

December 13, 2010
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Welcome to Homemade Candy Week on Cooking On the Side! I had a blast last weekend trying out recipes for several sweet indulgences and I’m excited to share them with you. Alternatively, I could have deemed this “Chocolate Week” as we’ve got chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate. I figured most of you would be pretty […]

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Sea-Salted Smoky Almond Chocolate Bark

May 5, 2010
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I’m secretly¬† hoping that this will be the year the homemade Mother’s Day gifts start coming. Aren’t they sort of a rite of passage?¬† Our school classrooms would turn into little workshops this time of year, turning out everything from tissue paper flowers to ceramic ashtrays (Did we seriously make those? I am really dating […]

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