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Sunday, March 10, 2013

The Apple of My Eye

Recipes are one thing you probably won't see a lot of around here.
It's not that I don't like cooking, it's just not as much fun as painting.
Besides, I'm not much of a recipe follower.
I'm more of a throw in a little of this, grab a little of that & hey,
if that looks good....throw it in too.
Pretty much the same way I paint.
What I do like, is simple, quick & delicious.
You wanna know how to make apple cinnamon chimichangas in less than 15 minutes?
I found this recipe on Pinterest a while back & immediately knew it would be a hit around here.
Before I made it though, I traced it back to the original source to make sure
I knew what the heck I was doing.
Not like it was rocket science, but you just never know what
may have gotten lost in pin land.
Many times {too many to count} I've seen the exact same picture/pin on Pinterest
only to see about 5 different explanations of what it is or how it was done.
It's always best to just get it from the source.
Anyway,
It's about as simple as it comes.
I grabbed some flour shells, apple pie filling & heated up some oil.
While the oil was heating up, I mixed up some cinnamon & sugar.
Don't hate on me for my mad burrito folding skills.
You too can fold your burritos to be aero dynamic with just a little practice.

It honestly only took a few minutes for each side to brown up nicely.

Then it's just drain on some paper towels & roll that bad boy in your sugar mixture.
Holy goodness, the whole house smelled like baked apple pie. 
Which was perfect because Saturday night was just rainy & cold.
Nothing beats comfort food on a dreary night.

Topped off with a little New York vanilla ice-cream & these were a hit!

It silenced a room full of teenagers which in this house translates into....

A definite 'must make again.'

I'm off to stalk some Pinterest boards to see what else I can find.
Have a delicious Sunday!

20 comments:

  1. Oh- Those sound delicious. My grands would LOVE these- SweetCheeks favorite treat is a soft shell taco-she would be drooling over these. I am saving the recipe to try one night. xo Diana

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  2. Hi Stay Anne, these look awesome! Great minds must think alike, or today was apple day....I did something apple, too! Definitely want to try this and am pinning! Have a great week! ~Cindy, littlemisscelebration.com

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  3. I just got done with something I pinned - brownie in a cup. After I got past the visual of dumping all that sugar in, it was pretty good. Hit the spot without making a whole pan of brownies. I'll have to give the apple chimi a try too.

    Bliss

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