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Chocolate Almond Carrot Cake {Giveaway}

Thursday, April 17, 2014

I really wanted to make a cute cake for Easter this year, but I wanted something new…something different and decadent. For me, decadent almost always requires chocolate. It’s how my brain works. What’s something quintessentially ‘Easter’ that would be better than ever with chocolate added? Duh. Carrot cake. Seriously, it just got so much better. […]...

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Cookies and Cream Shortbread

Friday, February 21, 2014
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As you may know, if you follow me on Facebook, the third season of Dance Academy has finally made it to Netflix. Yayyyyy!!! I have talked about my obsession with ballet, and love for Dance Academy before, so you can imagine my excitement that I finally get to watch the new season. A little back […]...

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Chocolate Malt Sheet Cake for Two

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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Valentine’s Day is when he surprises you with your favorite soda that you never ever drink anymore, but it’s pizza night, and pizza and soda are BFFs. It’s managing his Eve Online training skills when he’s far, far away with shoddy Internet. Valentine’s Day is when he brings home teeny soda bottles from Italy, just […]...

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Red Velvet Eggnog Cupcakes

Monday, December 16, 2013
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Pub crawlers and dropped pants. That’s where this post is headed. You’re been warned. As you know, the Hubster and I are currently in England, and boy oh boy, did we get a welcome! We arrived Friday afternoon, on the ferry into Dover. From there, we drove to Oxford, where we spent the weekend. On Friday […]...

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Monster Claw Halloween Cupcakes

Friday, October 18, 2013
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Before we left the states, everyone was sort of warning us how completely different it would be here, and wishing us luck and stuff. While, yes, it is different here, it’s not a huge adjustment, and I must say that we. Are. Loving it! That said…dear Halloween, I miss you. Halloween isn’t really a holiday […]...

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Spiced Almond Spritz Pumpkin Cookies

Friday, October 11, 2013
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When I was a little girl, I had three idols: She-Ra, Jem, and Rainbow Brite. In three consecutive years, from first grade through third, I agonized and obsessed over the opportunity to be any of the three for Halloween. Fact: I was She-Ra once. In the first grade, I got my wish, and I was […]...

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Happy Birthday, Hermione!: Ginger Toffee Cupcakes

Thursday, September 19, 2013
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Did you know that today is Hermione Granger’s birthday? I wasn’t going to make Hermione a treat this year, basically because I was being lazy. I already had another recipe lined up for this week, so I didn’t need to do any extra work if I didn’t want to. But I celebrates Ron’s birthday this […]...

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Back to Hogwarts: House Tie Cookies

Sunday, September 1, 2013
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First day of school! First day of school! Wake up, wake up! C’mon, first day of school! All aboard the Hogwarts Express!! If only, eh? Actually, this time next year, I will be on the Hogwarts Express. I’m not even joking. The Hubster and I, along with my bestie and her boy, are headed to […]...

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Cake for Breakfast: Chocolate Chai Tea Cupcakes with Cinnamon Chocolate Buttercream

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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My friend Tina and I have both been dieting lately. It sucks. I don’t even care who you are. Being on a diet is really stupid. Even when it’s working, and you’re seeing results, and you’re halfway to your goal…it still sucks and is stupid. Also, people are so judgy about dieting. Everybody has an […]...

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Where in the Word is Bakingdom? Stroopwafel Cupcakes {Updated}

Friday, July 12, 2013
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This giveaway is now closed. Thank you for participating! This is it, my friends. This is your final clue for Where in the World is Bakingdom? And it’s a doozy. I mean, really. It basically gives the whole game away. That’s why I saved it for last. Best for last. Not just because it’s totally […]...

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