Tag Archives: dessert

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving always reminds me how much I love pecan pie and this year was no different – except that my sister had bought a chocolate pecan pie so good it made me wonder why I hadn’t made one before. It’s … Continue reading

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Recipe: Pecan, Coconut, and Chocolate Chip Blondies

Now is the time of year where I want to start baking again. I can’t stand to turn on my oven in the summer so baking (and, let’s be real, any involved cooking) goes right out the window for 3-4 … Continue reading

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Another Year of Healthy Meals (v4.0)

I’m back with a fourth year of healthy meal planning ideas! Years one, two, and three were such a hit so I’m really excited to have a fourth year to show you. These posts have provided me a way to … Continue reading

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Recipe: Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Ganache

My husband is a peanut butter fiend! Lord help me. All we need is an Oreo pie crust in the house to get him in a psychotic frenzy about peanut butter pie. That said, I’ll make any excuse to top … Continue reading

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Recipe: Six Ingredient Strawberry Shortcake

When I think of homemade strawberry shortcake I don’t usually think easy or simple; I think pastry dough, lots of lamination, kneading, cutting in butter, etc. After some research I found a few reputable recipes that were way simplified vis-à-vis … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Best Chocolate Cupcakes

If I had to choose a favorite dessert, out of all the desserts in the world, it would be cake. I’m a cake fiend. Cupcakes, birthday cake, wedding cake, sheet cake, single slices of cake at the grocery store. Just gimme … Continue reading

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Frosting Head to Head: Three Contenders, One Winner

I recently made chocolate cupcakes (recipe coming soon) that were divine but I was at a loss for frosting options. The cupcakes were so spectacular that a homemade frosting was the only way to go – but what recipe? I didn’t have … Continue reading

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