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Pretzel Peanut Caramel Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Truffles

I don’t make truffles very often because they are a bit of a pain. The rolling of the little dough balls. Then dipping all those balls, one-by-one, into melted chocolate that...

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First Day of the Year

There was no better way for me to spend Sunday afternoon on the first day of the year than baking. I spent Sunday afternoon at my desk editing. And then in...

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year!  I rang in the new year with one Jello shot. I think Jello shots taste better if you’re underage or at a fraternity party. Both of which were...

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2011 Highlights

I wasn’t going to do this post.  Everyone has seemingly done one and at the risk of jumping on the Year in Review Blog Post bandwagon, I am doing it anyway....

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December Recipes & Link Up

Our time in Aruba in December was fabulous.  To say it was the best three and a half weeks of our year would be a very true statement. While I was...

Thusday Things: Baking Things

Time for a few Thursday Things.  A few eye-catching items of the baking variety that I saw included: 1. Mini Non-Contact Laser Candy Thermometer I am the worst when it comes...

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No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oat Squares

If you happen to have just returned home from a vacation… And realize that your cupboards are sort of bare and that even your freezer stash of desserts is looking pretty...

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Made It Home

We made it back to sunny San Diego about 1am Wednesday morning, which translated to 5am Aruba time for my brain and body. I stayed up until about 6am here unpacking,...

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DAHlicious Giveaway

We made it back to San Diego after leaving Aruba. It was a very long day of traveling (18+ hours) but everything went smoothly with our journey; it’s just a long...

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Headed Home

We are leaving Aruba after spending most of December here in paradise and are flying home to San Diego. San Diego is wonderful, too, but Aruba is one-of-a-kind.  The pace, the...