The Frosting Doctor: 6 Ways To Make Storebought Frosting Taste Homemade

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I know. I know. Homemade frosting is always better. But sometimes, like today, you look at your calendar and realized you committed to bring 48 … [Continue reading]

Malt Shoppe Chocolate Chip Cookies

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One of my biggest pregnancy cravings with #3 was vanilla malts. Not shakes, but malts. Something about the malt powder was heaven to me; it added just … [Continue reading]

Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bars

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My kids could eat those Quaker granola bars for every meal of the day, and for all snacks in between. They're fine for the occasional snack, but I … [Continue reading]

Atlantic Beach Pie

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I read about this pie on the Southern Living blog and was intrigued by two things -- the name and the crust. The name is a nod to the recipe's … [Continue reading]

Back-To-School Blueberry Greek Yogurt Muffins

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We are now 10 days in to our back-to-school routine and my overwhelming conclusion is: I HAVE to do better at breakfast. As it stands, I am shoving … [Continue reading]

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Cookies (3 ingredients)

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3-ingredient cookies? Yes, please. I saw these cookies in Food and Wine and knew I'd make them faster than you can say … [Continue reading]

Dark Chocolate Cherry Cashew Brownies

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Fresh cherries are leaping off the produce aisle into my basket way too frequently. Their season is so limited here in the midwest that I freak out … [Continue reading]

First-Day-of-School Smoothies

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This was actually a post I wrote for Babycenter two years ago on our first day of school. It's too funny not to share. I wonder how today's picture … [Continue reading]

Best Last-Minute Coffee Cake

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Have you ever had a calendar reminder that looked something like this: Teacher Breakfast tomorrow. Bring something. Maybe yours wasn't a teacher … [Continue reading]

Luscious Lemon Icebox Pie

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Cool. Creamy. Chilled. Luscious. Lemon. Filled. I absolutely love this pie. This is one of the best, easiest summer desserts you can make. In … [Continue reading]