Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Spritz Cookies

November 13, 2012
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One of my daughter’s favorite cookie recipes is the  3 ingredient peanut butter cookie. Peanut butter, sugar, and eggs are all stables in this household, and we are always ready (and willing), to whip up a fresh batch of  delicious cookies. I made these festive cookies into spritz cookies because I wanted to play with […]

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Vanilla Bean Scones

October 15, 2012
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I could eat scones everyday. There is just something about scones that brings an ordinary breakfast, treat, or even just a plane cup of coffee, to an  extraordinary level.  Scones take me to my happy place. They are magical, whimsical, proper, prudish, and oh so delicious. I love how they can be so enchanting, and […]

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Vegetarian Minestrone and Birthday Wishes To Shelby

September 30, 2012
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***Surprise*** Happy Birthday Shelby!!! Today is the birthday of Grumpy’s honey bunch and we are throwing a virtual surprise birthday party. Shelby, who writes one of my favorite blogs, The Life And Loves Of Grumpy’s Honeybunch, is turning another year older and we’re here to celebrate! Katrina, of Baking And Boys is hosting this party, […]

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Jalapeno Peach Jam

August 21, 2012
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Peaches have been at their prime and I’ve been getting 10 lb flats almost every week through the month of August. I have a favorite lady at the Farmer’s Market that sells the most amazing peaches. I’ve never been disappointed. Every year at the end of peach season, I have to preserve the sweet taste […]

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Cinnamon Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Chocolate Ganache

August 7, 2012
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When I was in my teens, I spent a week   house-sitting for the parents of a coworker. I spent the nights at their house and had full access to a stocked fridge.  I felt so grown up. I distinctly remember two things about that wonderful week (this was way before texting and Twitter), I […]

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Homemade Blueberry Necterine Pie

July 31, 2012
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This months “Baking With Julia” recipe was a Blueberry Nectarine Pie. I dont make to many fruit pies, so this was a nice opportunity to change that. I might have had a few bumps along the way,  maybe. It might have been my fault, maybe. This is how it went down. To start, I thought […]

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Chocolate Caramel Coconut Shortbread Bars

July 24, 2012
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Give me chocolate, caramel, or coconut and I’m walking on sunshine, but give me all three, on a brown sugar shortbread crust, and  I’m walking on sunshine, over the moon! That’s exactly what you get with these Chocolate Carmel Coconut Shortbread Bars. Oozy, gooey caramel, sweet flaked coconut and crunchy pecans topped with chocolate all […]

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Pozole with Tomatillos

July 19, 2012
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What do you get when you add one plane ticket, seven food blogging roommates, and a social media conference? You get inspired, connected, and lots of giggles! Last weekend  I went to  Evo’12 ,  a social media conference held at the Canyons Resort in Park City, Utah. A couple of years ago I met Barbara […]

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