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Strawberries and Cream Coffee Cake with Vanilla Cream Cheese Glaze

I used every trick in the book I know to create a soft, moist, and tender cake. All those tricks paid off, and it’s the best coffee cake I’ve ever made....

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Chocolate Lover’s Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Chocolate for breakfast sounds like a good idea to me some days. Okay, most days. If it sounds like a good idea to you, these muffins are the only excuse you...

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Soft and Chewy Cinnamon Chip Snickerdoodle Cookies

I’m a huge cinnamon fiend. The more the merrier. And I love snickerdoodles. Two favorites united, at long last, in one super soft cookie. I have a recipe for White Chocolate...

20 Healthier Lunch Ideas and Cookbook Giveaway

I pack lunches every day for my family. Aside from fruit, veggies, sandwiches, and leftovers from the previous night’s dinner, there are days I need some inspiration. Here are 20 of...

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Weekend Things

Time for an installment of Weekend Things: 1. How awesome does the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival sound? Image Source I wouldn’t say no. It reminds me of when I went...

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Favorite Strawberry Recipes

Next week is National Pick Strawberries Day and National Strawberries and Cream Day. Since it’s strawberry season and all of a sudden you may find yourself with more berries on your...

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Mini Blue Cheese Quiche Phyllo Cups

Blue cheese is one of those love it or leave it type foods that seems to get a strong reaction either way. This is the best blue cheese I’ve had. I...

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Strawberry Sweet Rolls with Vanilla Cream Cheese Glaze

I had been wanting to make a fruit-based sweet roll for awhile and so I went for it. They were my Mother’s Day present to myself. Sweet rolls, filled with jam,...

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Peanut Butter Honey Buttermilk Cake with Chocolate-Peanut Butter Streusel

A few weeks ago I went to Big Potluck and was assigned to bring a cake to share. It was, after all, a potluck. This was my contribution. I was stumped...

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Healthy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Miracle Cookies

These are without a doubt the healthiest cookies I’ve ever made. And some of the fastest and easiest. And they’re the most miraculous. Why are they miraculous? Allow me to rattle...