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If there’s one great thing about being an adult, it’s that (theoretically) you can eat dessert whenever you want. If you want to skip a healthy dinner and eat nothing but cake and brownies, no one is around to tell you no. The bad thing about being an adult is that it’s easy to forget just how satisfying certain desserts can be, like these ones from your childhood that you totally forgot existed.
Peanut butter is a versatile ingredient that never goes out of style, and this recipe has a double dose.
One of those cooking hacks grandma knew was to never let good ingredients go to waste. Those overripe bananas could turn into a phenomenal desserts.
One of the most iconic breakfast foods in America, cinnamon rolls are best when eaten right out of the oven and make a great snack when that midday slump hits.
If you're looking for a reason to eat chocolate every day, well, here's one. This deliciously old-fashioned chocolate peanut butter ice box cake will fulfill any sweet craving, and it's particularly useful for those dog days of summer.
If you miss when trail mix was a sugary treat instead of a healthy snack, this peanut butter lovers trail mix recipe is for you. Portion it out into little plastic baggies for an easy meal prep hack.
Using pantry staples and refrigerated pie crust, this easy dish is ready for eating in just half an hour.
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Jell-O Molds are one of those vintage snacks primed for a comeback. Even if you haven't had it in years, this dessert is still a crowd pleaser.
Typically found on Midwestern Christmas menus, spritz cookies are pint-sized and the perfect little sweet bite after a hearty meal.]
A pull-apart bread that's great for breakfast or dessert, monkey bread is perfect for sharing and pairs wonderfully with these other retro recipes no one makes anymore (but should).
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