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overnight skillet french toast

December 22, 2013

We are now in the final countdown to Christmas. Wrapping paper and ribbon may be shuffling between rooms and your refrigerator may be bursting with anticipation. Though your schedule may be impossibly full, I have your Christmas breakfast covered: overnight skillet French toast. With a ...

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caramelized white chocolate swirl brownies

November 24, 2013

My relationship with white chocolate is a new one. Until I tasted good white chocolate with a high percentage of cocoa butter, I never cared much for it – frankly, I found it exceedingly sweet and lacking dimension. However, I recently came across a recipe ...

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mini caramel apple doughnuts

October 24, 2013

Let’s talk doughnuts today. When I was brainstorming fall recipe ideas a few months ago, I dreamed up the idea of caramel apple doughnuts. While the flavor combination is certainly not original, I decided to take things further and make mini doughnuts that look like ...

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maple cinnamon pecan muffins

October 2, 2013

October has blown in like a fluttering crimson-orange leaf in an increasingly cool breeze. My thoughts (and cravings) have shifted to comfort. These coffee cake-style maple cinnamon pecan muffins make a fitting transition. With a maple sugar, cinnamon chip, and pecan streusel topping, muffin tops ...

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peach cookie bars

August 19, 2013

Every bite of these peach cookie bars is pure bliss. Start with a cinnamon-graham base, add a juicy peach filling, and top it all off with buttery crumbs for a trifecta that’s hard to beat. Understandably, I baked two pans of these bars in as ...

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brown butter cherry bars

May 27, 2013

Some recipes are so delicious that you repeat them as often as possible (and you dream about them the rest of the year). These brown butter cherry bars are one of the best things to ever come out of my oven, and if you only ...

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yummy pics: a food blogger’s guide to better photos (review + giveaway)

March 25, 2013

Today I have a special giveaway for you. The incredibly talented Nancy of Spicie Foodie recently released Yummy Pics, a food photography eBook designed especially for food bloggers. If her blog is new to you, I highly encourage you to visit. Nancy creates original recipes ...

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lemon, pistachio, & white chocolate cookies

February 25, 2013

I was nibbling on a few Lemon Zing Pistachios the other day, and it dawned on me that pistachios don’t pop up much in my baking repertoire. I don’t dislike the nuts, but when it comes to baking, I’m more likely to reach for almonds ...

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