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Meet 16-year-old Lily Bussel of Eugene, Oregon. She worked hard to turn a small treat into a big success for local charities. CHOCOLATE DIPPED STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE Kick up your menu with bold Creole and Cajun flavors. Everything you need for a salute to Mardi Gras Tickle the fancy of your special someone with a romantic dinner or a luscious treat. Find St. Pat's recipes and ideas worth a pot of gold and they won't cost a lot of green to prepare. If you look on the cover of this issue, you'll...

Name That Character

Long before screen celebs and pro athletes were tapped as product spokes-people, the stars of TV ads were often illustrated characters, many of which have become endearing icons that transport us back to our childhoods. Test your food-icon memory See if you can match these celebs with their companies and little-known facts. 1. The product of a company brainstorm, this single image spoke to the consistent quality of the product no matter what the weather. 2. The first representation of this...

Chili chili bang bang

On a cold winter night, nothing beats a bowl of piping-hot chili with a slice of melt-in-your-mouth corn bread on the side. Problem is, traditional corn bread can be sky-high in fat and calories, since it's often made with high-fat sour cream, butter and or oil, and a few ounces of full-fat grated cheese. You won't miss the fat (we promise ) in our absolutely scrumptious, slimmed-down corn muffins at right. Why muffins They cook faster and freeze better Enjoy them with one of these bang-up...

Chocolate chai mini loaves

Lisa Christensen II poplar grove, illinois This bread is irresistible A friend gets mad when I make it because I give her a loaf and she can't help but eat the whole thing PREP 25 MIN. BAKE 35 MIN. + COOLING YIELD 3 MINI LOAVES (6slices each) j ppO O pp0supJ sup 2 squares (1 oz. each) 1 tsp. baking soda O semisweet chocolate, . . ppchopped supl 2ts supp.supsa t sup pp1 2 cup water sup1 2 cu supP supsour cream sup ppI 1 2 cup butter, softened supFROS sup G y 1 cup confectioners sugar pp1 cup...

Peanut butter banana bread

My loved ones literally come running when they smell this bread baking. With its thick chocolate layer and crumbly topping, every slice is simply scrumptious J PREP 20 MIN. BAKE 15 MIN. IjZ YIELD 1 DOZEN > . 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 2 tsp. coarsely ground . 6 Tbsp. cold butter 1 Ibsp. onion powder 1 Tbsp. snipped fresh dill 1 egg yolk y or 1 tsp. dill weed 3 4 cup sour cream 2 tsp. caraway seeds 1 2 cup ricotta cheese 1 tsp. baking powder 4 tsp. heavy whipping cream , . Additional caraway...