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This happened today ūüôā Brought them to a friends pool party lunch. Should have made more :(. Recipe below ūüôā Banana Foster Cupcakes with Buttercream-cheese Caramel Frosting For the Bananas Foster: 3/4 cup unsalted butter 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed … Continue reading

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Zucchini and more

Made lemon zucchini cupcakes yesterday. Giant zucchini took over my garden. Not normal, but the result of our weeks spent in Block Island, neglecting my growing things. What to do? Found this recipe for lemon zucchini cake with a lemon … Continue reading

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The best thing I ever et….. Evil Bread }:<

This is pure evil. Evil Evil Bread. It seduced my judgement¬†in the Big Y yesterday. And then it abducted my willpower. I bought it. And its doubly evil cousin, Rosemary and Olive Oil Tuscan Boule. It cast its voodoo intoxication … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Peanut Butter…..and Elk??

Chocolate cake sounds amazing on this snow blind day, and I have been so inspired¬†by¬†a friends post to Facebook. He is making Chocolate Cake and Elk Chili. I’ll pass on the Elk, lol. But I took¬†advantage¬†of this quiet Sunday to … Continue reading

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It’s diamonds in your pockets one week, macaroni and cheese the next.

Nothing says comfort food- during stressful weather, emotions or finances- like a¬†warm, bubbling, cheesy pleasing dish of Mac & Cheese. Something¬†about the snow makes me crave this dish every time. Its heady aroma hits my senses first, as it brews … Continue reading

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I’m a baker.

Its official, I’m a baker. My aunt was proud of me and she is the baker to end all bakers!! Lol!! And it was this sweet little Strawberry-Mascarpone filled cupcake from Giada that won me this honor. Something about cupcakes … Continue reading

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What’s for tea?

Strawberry and Mascarpone filled cupcakes, thats what! From one of my FAVORITE chef’s, Giada DeLaurentis, comes this tangy, silky, sugary¬†concoction. Perfect with some grey earl or a smoky lapsang souchong. And with it being my middle sons birthday party today, … Continue reading

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