Chocolate Chip Vanilla Bean Scones

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It’s the second week of January and all the food blogs I follow are all “Healthy Recipes for the New Year!” “New Year New You!”.  And that is all nice.  But as I sit here reading about green smoothies and healthy homemade granola bars (which I do want to try someday), all I keep thinking is ,“I wonder what it would be like if I put chocolate chips in the Pioneer Woman’s vanilla bean cream scones?”

New Year, same chocolate and carb-loving me.

But that’s why y’all love me.

That and my seeming more and more frequent use of “y’all”.

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Spooky Spider Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Need an easy last-minute Halloween treat for tonight?  I got you covered.
Ok, maybe they are more cute than spooky.  I can’t handle spooky spiders.  They creep me out.
There is a rule at my house: if the spider is outside, especially outside around my plants keeping all the harmful bugs away, then that spider can live.  But if the spider comes into the house I can’t deal and it must be killed!
I really don’t like spiders.

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