Entries from January 27, 2019 - February 2, 2019


Starbucks Washington Apple Cake

Makes: 6 Mini Cakes

Cooking Time: 1 hr 5 min

Cooking Vessel Size: Mini Cheesecake Pan

  • 4 Granny Smith Apples
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar, divided
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2/3 cup butter, softened
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Core and dice the apples. Place in a large bowl and coat with 1/4 cup of the sugar and the ground cinnamon.
  3. Place the coated apples on a baking pan. Bake in the preheated oven for 25 minutes, stirring after 10 minutes. Set the roasted apples aside to cool. Turn the oven down to 300 degrees F.
  4. In a mixer, cream together the softened butter and remaining 1 1/4 cups sugar.
  5. Blend in the milk and vanilla extract.
  6. Add the eggs, one at a time. Beat well after each egg.
  7. Mix the dry ingredients together in a medium-sized bowl. Slowing add the dry ingredients to the mixer. Mix until combined.
  8. Spray a mini cheesecake pan with non-stick cooking spray. Fill each part of the pan halfway full with the batter. Top with the roasted apples over the batter.
  9. Bake in the 300 degree F oven for 65-75 minutes (or longer depending on the oven). Keep a close eye on the mini cakes. Cool for 5 minutes and remove the individual cakes from the pan.
  10. Serve warm with caramel sauce.

Free Domino's Pizza

Starting February 2nd (through April 28th), if you upload a photo of ANY pizza once per week for six weeks, you’ll be able to score a FREE Medium 2-Topping Pizza from Domino’s! Note that you’ll need the Domino’s app and you’ll need to be a Domino’s Piece of the Pie Rewards Member.

The Body Shop Rest and Refresh Sweeps

Enter this new The Body Shop ‘Refresh & Reset’ Sweepstakes for your shot at winning some amazing prizes! A few lucky winners will score a trip to Playa Viva resort, prize packs, and gift cards. Other prizes include prize packs worth over $200. Get your one-time entry in by February 15th.


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2 Free Kindle Books For Amazon Prime Members

Throughout the month of February, Amazon is offering two select Kindle eBooks free for Prime members only ($4.99 value). You’ll also have the option of grabbing the hardcover editions for just $9.99 or less.


Huge Rice Krispie Deal


Recall: Tyson Chicken Nuggets

Tyson Foods, Inc. is recalling over 36,000 5-pound bags of Tyson Fully Cooked Panko Chicken Nuggets that were sold at warehouse club stores nationwide as consumers have found small pieces of soft, blue rubber in the nuggets.  The rubber pieces were found in a small number of packages and no injuries have been reported.


Win a $250 VISA Gift Card 

Fill out the short form here to enter to win 1 of 4 FREE $250 gift cards from Olay in their new Olay #KillerSkin Sweepstakes! Get your one-time entry in by February 5th. Good luck!