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Mini Chocolate Zucchini Carrot Cakes w/Cream Cheese Cinnamon, Ginger Topping

chocolate zucchini carrot cakes with whipped cinnamon, ginger cream cheese topping recipe |

These little decadent chocolate cakes are full of healthy secrets. Whether you bake up my recipe for small cakes or make a larger cake, your picky eaters will never guess that you've cleverly used some summer zucchini and a carrot for good measure! Besides its chocolaty and moist goodness, the distraction will be the light and whipped cream cheese cinnamon, ginger topping - and its hint of orange...

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Carrot Apple Nut Muffins & Mini-Muffins with Yogurt

Carrot Apple Nut Mini-Muffins recipe |

It's not quite an official change of season, but it feels like it with the end of yet another Labor Day weekend. This is a wholesome muffin combining both a vegetable and fruit with oat bran, yogurt, nuts - the warmth of cinnamon, and raisins. Whether used for back to school treats in lunches, breakfast or an afternoon/evening snack, you're sure to love the wholesomeness of these muffins with their cinnamon-sugary tops.

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Olive Oil Gelato

Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil Gelato - Ice Cream recipe |

Organic Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Gelato. Olive Oil gelato? It's the "olive oil" + "gelato" that caught my full attention. I just couldn't fathom what an olive oil gelato (or even an ice cream) would taste like. So it was a sure thing that anything else that was on my list to make these next weeks was going to be gently bumped down the rather lengthy to-dos so I could make this unusual flavor gelato a priority!

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Food In Focus: Summer’s Figs and Tomatoes Harvest

summer’s tomato harvest- edible gardening |

I don't usually talk about "photography" on the Teenie Cakes journal and used to save that for my photography blog (which is not live right now). There are many shoots that are not shared unless they're related to a specific recipe. So now I'm asking myself, "but why not ?" This is a photography journal that has always centered around food and recipes. Just recently I've added the edible garden section because it's such a big part of my life and love right now...and it fits makes sense. This is part of my "edible garden" category on the Teenie Cakes photography journal. A

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Strawberry and Apricot Crisp with Pine-Nut Crumble

Strawberry and Apricot Crisp with Pine-Nut Crumble recipe |

Considering how much I love fruit crisps, I don't make them nearly enough. Aren't they a distant cousin of pies without a crust? I've made some delicious crisps in the past and with some, just didn't think it could get any better...that is until I met this strawberry and apricot crisp with pine-nut crumble. It has to be, hands down, the best crisp I have ever tasted -and- made.

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