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Chocolate Molasses Chocolate Chip Cake with Baileys Irish Cream Glaze

Welcome to holiday baking season 2012. This is not the type of cake I’d make for a pool party in July but it’s most definitely the type of cake I want...

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The Best Soft and Fluffy Honey Dinner Rolls

There’s something about soft, warm, fresh dinner rolls that makes them nearly impossible to resist. They’re so irresistible that I could happily and easily make a dinner out of dinner rolls....

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Special K Gift Basket Giveaway

Special K has two new products they recently launched Sweet and Salty Popcorn Chips and Butter Popcorn Chips Movies and popcorn go hand in hand and these would be perfect for...

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An Edible Mosaic Cookbook Giveaway

I recently received a copy of Faith Gorsky’s new cookbook, An Edible Mosaic: Middle Eastern Fare with Extraordinary Flair Faith writes the popular blog, An Edible Mosaic, and in her debut...

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Friday Things

I missed the past two weeks of Thursday Things and instead present you with Friday Things: 1. Chalkboard Wall Planter, $129.95 from Williams-Sonoma. Bring your wall to life with a stunning...

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Baked Parsnip Fries with Creamy Balsamic Reduction Dip

My husband loves potatoes in any form and thought he was eating French fries. Until I told him he just inhaled a plate of parsnips. What’s a parsnip, he asked?  Good...

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Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting

Sometimes I have a little bit of pumpkin puree leftover in the bottom of the can and wonder what I’m going to do with it. Too much to toss, but not...

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Cinnamon Swirl Bread

I adore cinnamon and like vanilla extract, I love cinnamon so much that I always add extra to a recipe and rarely bother measuring it. If a recipe calls for one...

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New York Times Chocolate Chips Cookies {from Jacques Torres}

I’ve been wanting to make the New York Times Chocolate Chip Cookies since 2008 and finally got around to it. Better late than never. The Times recipe is adapted from Jacques...

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Pure Vanilla Cookbook Giveaway

I recently received a copy of Shauna Server’s second book, Pure Vanilla: Irresistible Recipes and Essential Techniques Pure Vanilla celebrates vanilla in all its glory with a stunning array of recipes...