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  • Dutch Oven Bread

      I feel like a broken record but I don’t think this Winter is ever going to end and it seems that I’m coping by baking bread and ingesting as many carbohydrates and dark chocolate as possible.     I have been using the New York Times No Knead Bread recipe (pictured above) and yesterday I […]

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  • decorating donuts

      Have you ever thought of having a donut decorating party or making it apart of your holiday party or baby shower?  You could purchase plain donuts at the grocery store and pick up frosting, sprinkles, coconut, nuts and cereal for guests to decorate the donuts. If you wanted to you could make the donuts […]

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  • super banana bread

      I have finally used all of the bananas, so no more banana based recipes for awhile! I am really excited to share this recipe with you because it stays moist for a few days after you bake it and it has sour cream in it which adds an interesting balance to the sometimes too […]

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  • coo coo bananas

    Last week I purchased a bag of baking bananas, you know the more brown than yellow banana you can pick up at most grocery stores. I purchased it on Wednesday but the bananas weren’t quite ripe enough, so I waited till this weekend to go coo coo bananas in the kitchen. I made Banana Nutella […]

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  • Plenty

    For my 29th birthday my friend’s Cole and Emily gave me Plenty and a handmade tote bag. The all vegetarian cookbook is a collection and adaptation of recipes that Yotam Ottolenghi wrote for the Guardian. It is an amazing book filled with such easy and challanging recipes. If you are a vegetarain or have a veg family member […]

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  • mocha brownies & vanilla ice cream

      This weekend I went up north to our cabin spent lots of time hanging out with family and  enjoyed Hayward’s Musky Festival.  But before I traveled North I put together Mocha Brownies and Ice Cream for us to enjoy for dessert on Saturday.     I made this Mocha Brownie recipe from The Pioneer […]

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  • mixed berry scoffins

        My Grandmother loves the scones that they sell at our local Great Harvest Bakery but they are always out when she stops in to buy them or has to make a special trip in to town to get them.  I decided that while the scones are yummy it wasn’t worth her doing all […]