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New England Holiday Pudding

Try a new (and healthy!) treat this Christmas. ½ cup yellow (enriched) cornmeal 5 cups reduced-fat (2 percent) milk, scalded (see note) ½ cup molasses ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground ginger ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg ½ teaspoon ground…

St. Martin’s Chocolate Mice

Ingredients: 1 jar maraschino cheeries with stems 1 bag Hershey's kisses sliced almonds red decorating icing for nose and eyes oil tin foil 1. Cover cookie sheet with tin-foil. Rinse and drain cheeries. Pat dry with paper towels. Check for…

Raspberry custard soufflé

Try this healthier version of the famous fluffy dessert Canola cooking spray 2 tablespoons plus 4 teaspoons sugar, divided 1 cup defrosted frozen, sweetened raspberries 1 tablespoon and 1 1/2 teaspoons defrosted orange juice concentrate,…

Apple Cinnamon Crostini

1     Gala or Braeburn apple 1     teaspoon granulated sugar, divided 2     teaspoons firmly packed brown sugar ½     teaspoon ground cinnamon 4     (½ inch) slices whole-wheat Italian bread, cut diagonally 4     teaspoons unsalted butter…

Impostor Pasta & Mock Meatballs

As a family, we give up sugary snacks for Lent, but Sundays are meant to be a mini-Easter, so I told the kids we could make a treat. My oldest son Eamon wasted no time in selecting this funny confection he’s had his eye on in a book I…