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Mel in pasture with two miniature donkeys

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I’m Mel! I live in Idaho with my husband, 5 kids, and selection of weird farm animals. Mostly, I love dark chocolate and joggers (not jogging).

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Half eaten square of chocolate chip cake dusted with powdered sugar on white plate.

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Easy Chocolate Chip Snack Cake

This easy chocolate chip snack cake takes just minutes to throw together. It is so fluffy and moist. Perfect for a quick dessert or fun snack!