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  • no bake pie

      It’s been heating up fast this Summer and if you’re like me you aren’t willing to give up your baked goods but don’t want to deal with the additional heat of the oven.  So, I gave a the No Bake French Silk Pie recipe posted on A Cup of Jo last month.  It was easy […]

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  • Day of the Doctor

        Saturday was the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who and tonight I’m going to watch the full length movie Day of the Doctor… in a movie theater… in 3D!     As you can probably tell I’m pretty excited and was pretty lucky to have no at home internet access all weekend to keep me […]

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  • thinking about thanksgiving

    Between my relocation, new job and my anticipation for the Day of the Doctor, Fall has sped by leaving me with a little over a week before Thanksgiving and about a month before Christmas!  Truth be told, I’m not that into Thanksgiving and I am more concerned about getting sugar cookie dough made, putting together […]

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  • pie debate

    Have you read the New York Times article, Pie Debate: The Experts Weigh In? It is a filled with all of the questions I’ve been asking my mom, grandma, friend’s moms, friends for years and while all the experts helped shine some light on certain topics, it left me with the overall feeling that you […]

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  • easter quiche

      I hope everyone had a great weekend watching basketball, eating chocolate bunnies and hunting for Easter eggs. I spent the weekend with lots of family, baking whoopie pies, watching Pitch Perfect and making my first quiche. I looked at a few different blogs and cookbooks for the right recipe and decided on using one […]

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  • coffee

    This morning my friend Christina, from Conveyor posted this illustration (above) and it got me thinking about baking with coffee, coffee, coffee. Like this Deep Dish Banaoffee Pie from Sprinkles Bakes. Or these Coconut Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies from Bakergirl. And then there are these Salted Dark Chocolate Espresso Cookies and the Cafe au Lait Tart (not pictured) from Desserts […]

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  • recipes for everyone

    Having a hard time thinking of Thanksgiving recipes or gluten-free, vegan or vegetarian recipes?  Well don’t worry below are a few of my past posts and Thanksgiving themed posts from some of my favorite places to find recipes.   Thanksgiving Baking & Vegetarian Recipes   Rachael Ray’s Holiday Entertaining Recipe Collection   Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes & Tips   search […]