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lakkristoppar©RhondaAdkinsPhotography2016

Icelandic Lakkrís Toppar

I can’t believe that I’ve been missing out on these amazing cookies all my life.  It wasn’t until last year when I teamed up with Kris Voorhees to do a Scandinavian Cookie Class that I was introduced to Lakkrís Toppar. They are basically a meringue cookie with semi-sweet chocolate chips and chocolate covered Icelandic licorice. […]

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Amaretto bacon cupcakes ©RhondaAdkinsPhotography 2014

Amaretto Bacon Cupcakes

  When I retired from the military and started this blog I never realized what that path would take me to.  I am no longer working the corporate/management world.  I am self employed and my whole world revolves around food.  When I feed people I do more than fill their bellies, I feel like I’m […]

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Orange and Tart Cherry Baklava www.thekitchenwitchblog.com ©RhondaAdkinsPhotography

Petite Orange and Tart Cherry Baklava

Last week I mentioned that I had been craving Greek food like a mad dog. It was a powerful and all-consuming craving that had to be satisfied. I gave into my craving when I got my SRC assignment and made some fabulous chicken gyros (ones that I am already craving again…). I seriously wanted Greek […]

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Salted Caramel Fudge www.thekitchenwitchblog.com ©Rhonda Adkins Photography 2013

Salted Caramel Fudge {in 5 minutes}

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It’s amazing how this time of year tempts even the non-sweet maker into a cookie and candy making machine. Actually it’s quite over-whelming at times which is why I love having a few super quick and easy recipes on hand. One of my go to recipes every year is my […]

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Smashed Rhubarb and Strawberry Tart

Smashed Rhubarb and Strawberry Tart

I did it, I did it! I am jumping from joy; my heart has grown ten times bigger. I can’t stop bragging. I just tried and I did it! All weekend I’ve been strutting around with a puffed up chest because I did it and I’m pretty darn proud of myself. It just amazes me […]

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Banana Cake with Maple Caramel Frosting©Rhonda Adkins 2013-

Banana Cake with Maple Caramel Sauce

  This past week has been all about catch up.  It’s great to take some time off and travel but many things build up while your gone.  This week has seemed like an endless array of laundry, email and yard work.  The weeds, gah, they seemed to be prolific…how do they know when the cats […]

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