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Sangrita {Sangria + Margarita}

Sangrita {Sangria + Margarita} Cocktail | www.themessybakerblog.com

This fruity combination of red wine, citrus juice, and tequila will have craving this sangrita recipe every weekend. It’s Hump Day. Huuuuuump Daaaay! I’ll spare you the rest of the camel commentary. But just so you know, it’s taking every ounce of willpower not to recite the entire commercial. I feel like it’s my...

Healthy Mocha Donuts with Dark Chocolate Mocha Glaze

Healthy Mocha Donuts with Mocha Glaze | www.themessybakerblog.com

Rich, chocolate-y donuts with a hint of coffee flavor and dark chocolate mocha glaze. Happy Monday, folks! I realize Monday is the least favorite day of them all, and I’m willing to bet that most of us probably had a hell of a time rolling out of bed this morning. Good news… I’m here...

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Covered Pretzels | www.themessybakerblog.com

Creamy peanut butter gets stuffed between two pretzels and dunked in chocolate. I made you an epic last minute treat for Valentine’s Day. These peanut butter stuffed chocolate covered pretzels have it all, folks. They’re a perfect combination of sweet and salty. Of course, there’s the peanut butter and chocolate combo, which, as we...

Blood Orange Bourbon Fizz

Blood Orange Bourbon Fizz Cocktail | www.themessybakerblog.com

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I made you a festive pink cocktail. This Blood Orange Bourbon Fizz is made with fresh blood orange juice, bourbon, and a splash of ginger beer. It’s fit for a king or queen. ¬† This year, my husband and I will be celebrating our 17th Valentine’s Day together....

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Truffles

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Truffles | www.themessybakerblog.com

Sweet chocolate cherry truffles made with boxed brownie mix, cherry pie filling, and dark chocolate. Truth: Valentine’s Day is all about the chocolate. Okay, so maybe it has a little to do with romance and love, but I’m betting you’re more interested in the chocolate. Or is it jewelry? Ladies? I’m hoping you’re more...

Mahi Mahi with Roasted Tomatoes and Fennel ~ #SundaySupper

Mahi Mahi with Roasted Tomatoes and Fennel | www.themessybakerblog.com

Pan-seared mahi mahi topped with roasted tomatoes and fennel. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so I decided to make you love birds a romantic meal for two. This mahi mahi with roasted tomatoes and fennel¬†is the perfect way to celebrate your love and all things mushy. Today, the #SundaySupper team has partnered...

Tropical Lassi

Tropical Lassi | www.themessybakerblog.com

This fruity tropical lassi is thick, sweet, and absolutely delicious. Since it’s packed full of Vitamin C, it will help ward off those pesky winter colds going around. ‘Tis the season for colds, the flu, and stomach viruses. The flu has been making it’s rounds. It started with my mom, and it’s currently attacking...