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Why buy granola when you can whip up a batch of homemade granola in minutes? It’s a much more affordable way to enjoy the sweet and crunchy treat, plus you’ll know what ingredients are in it. None of that artificial yucky-ness. I’ve said it before, but as much as I love a good sit down […]

Homemade Granola

May 14, 2018

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Currently obsessed with making bright and colorful French Macaron cookies. Although they can be finicky, these light-as-a-feather French confections are one of my favorite cookies, so I was inspired to master them. With Kentucky Derby parties and Mother’s Day celebrations coming up, what better treat to serve your guests? They add the perfect pop of […]

French Macarons

April 24, 2018

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My lemon tree has been producing so many lemons lately, I don’t know what to do with them all! The first thing that came to mind was to make a lemon tart. This incredibly simple dessert is the perfect way to end a spring meal. It’s light, full of bright citrus flavor and can be […]

Lemon Tart

April 16, 2018

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As much as I love pie, I kind of despise making it. Hopefully my grandmother doesn’t read this or she may fall over. She makes the best pies and I make just OK pies. I believe that galettes were invented for people like me. The less perfect galettes are, the cooler they look. No trimming, […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

April 5, 2018

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It wouldn’t be Easter without carrot cake and these Carrot Cake Cupcakes are without a doubt one of my favorite springtime recipes. The cake has that melt in your mouth texture, moist but not mushy and the most perfect balance of spice and sweetness. Most importantly, the frosting is to die for. It’s what makes […]

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

March 29, 2018

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Thank you I Love Ice Cream Cakes for sponsoring this post. Make I Love Ice Cream Cakes the centerpiece at your gathering and find an ice cream cake in a grocery store near you! Spring is in the air and I cannot believe that Easter is just a few short weeks away. Everybunny, and we […]

An Egg-celent Idea for Simple Easter Entertaining

March 23, 2018

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  Welcoming spring today with these delicious Strawberry Shortcake Cups. This dessert is springtime eating at its best, a dish that highlights the freshness of its ingredients and the purity of its flavors. And it’s easy to teach kids to make, too. Simply layer golden flakey shortcakes with fresh whipped cream and chopped strawberries for […]

Strawberry Shortcake Cups

March 20, 2018

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