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Oatmeal Brownie Bars: Why Haven't You Ever Made These Before? I Love Them!

I recently had my son, Kyle, and some of his friends over for dinner. I just couldn’t resist blogging about dessert first given the reaction from my son when he took his first bite of Oatmeal Brownie Bars. He looked at me in disbelief and said, “Why haven’t you ever made these before?  I love them!”  I laughed and promised I would make them again soon (which I have done twice already).  I guess I found a new family favorite. 

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Red Velvet Cake: Rebirth of a Baking Phenomenon

It has often been said "What goes around, comes around" or "What's old is new again." I think either of these statements ring true for "red velvet" in the world of baking. Recently in my supermarket bakery I found red velvet donut holes and red velvet frosted cookies.

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Orange & Cinnamon Spiced Nuts - The Perfect After-School Snack

My kids have been growing like weeds: tall, lanky and pesky. Every time I turn around, it’s time to buy a bigger pair of shoes or a longer pair of pants. A side effect of all this growing is a never-ending hunger for snacks.

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Warm Up Your Valentine’s Day with Hearts Afire Coffee

Well, it’s my first Valentine’s Day as a married woman. And guess what- I won't even be home! I will be traveling on business, so I decided that we should celebrate early.

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Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen Experts

The Test Kitchen creates the Land O'Lakes recipes you trust. Take a look behind the scenes to learn how they do it.

Friends of the Test Kitchen

Get inspired by our favorite bloggers as they invite you in their kitchen to dish on recipes and feeding those they love.

Special Guest

• Ree Drummond •

As a busy mom who writes about food, family and living on her ranch in Oklahoma, the kitchen is Ree's frontier.

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Special Guest

• Sadie •

Sadie is a creative cook who looks for culinary inspiration everywhere. Her family's small dairy farm in Minnesota has been a part of the Land O'Lakes cooperative since 2005.

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