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Orange Scented Crepes

Crepe So guess what I learned to make over Christmas crepes! I made my first attempt at a crepe cake for dessert this last Christmas. One thing I learned is that crepe cakes do not transfer well ;) The car ride to my mom’s house was smooth but I still arrived with the top half…

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100% Juice

Three Starter Juices for the New Year! Hello everyone and Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful time with your celebrations and that you made some challenging resolutions. I myself did not have such a fabulous New Year I was pretty sick and sadly went to bed at 8pm and did not…

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Hot Coco Marshmallows

Handmade Marshmallows for Christmas   Dr. Suess is really one of my favorite authors.That may seem strange coming from an adult but the great Theodor Seuss Geisel really has some of the most profound things to say about life and happiness. My grandpa had a giant collection of Dr. Seuss children’s books. They were piled…

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Spicy Winter Sweets

Chocolate Spice Doughnuts Hello everyone! I hope you all had a magnificent Thanksgiving with all the turkey, sides and pies you could dream of ;) For us Americans there is only one thing we may look forward to more than our Thanksgiving feast and that’s Black Friday! Take it from someone that spent 7 years…

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Thankful for Sweet Potatoes!

Savory Sweet Potato Bread Pudding The weather has finally turned cold here in Vegas and Thanksgiving is fast approaching so of course I’ve been thinking about what I’m going to make for our family feast. One of my favorite things to eat on Thanksgiving, actually one of my favorite things to eat anytime, are sweet…

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Nutty Chunky Chocolate Cookies

Nutty Chunky Chocolate Cookies It’s that time of year again it’s cookie season! Like most of you I’m sure, I have made my fair share of cookies. Like these lovely Iced Lemon and Almond Crunch Cookies I posted a little while ago. But it looks like my baking itch still has not been satisfied so I…

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Cinnamon and Sugar Empanadas

I’ve had the baking itch lately and with the autumn fruits coming into season all I can think about is pie! Apple pie to be exact, this is my absolute favorite kind of pie. My mom makes a killer apple and cranberry deep dish pie with a handmade crust. I’m going to try to make…