Misc.

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Satsuma & Hazelnut Cake

Hi! I’m here! I’m alive! There hasn’t been much time for baking and blogging around these parts lately, but I assure you it’s not for lack of jonesing for oven time. In the span of the last three weeks I’ve found myself in Palo Alto, Napa,...

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Chocolate Chips Ahoy Dinosaur Cake

I’d like to pretend that the timing of this cake was intentional. Carefully planned to coincide with the film release heard around the world (or at least by those of us whose formative years fell in the 1990s) – the feat of computer-generated imagery (though...

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Cappadocia & Izmir

Today, I’m trading Butterlust for wanderlust with this second of four posts describing my recent and completely unforgettable European travels. You can read my first post about Istanbul, Turkey here. And if travel isn't your thing, no worries, I’m still pumping out desserts so check...

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A BRAND NEW BUTTERLUST!!!

  WELCOME FRIENDS, TO THE BRAND NEW BUTTERLUST!! What do you think? Do you like it?! If not, maybe wait a few weeks (or never) to tell me because we're definitely still in the honeymoon phase over here. I'm 100%, completely, totally head-over-heels smitten with my newly baked...

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Austin Eats // Capital City Bakery

About Austin Eats: This week I am featuring some of my favorite spots to eat in Austin as part of the Austin Food Blogger’s Alliance 2014 City Guide. Check out any of my featured spots or hop on over to the City Guide (coming Feb 27!) to...

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Austin Eats // Gourmands Neighborhood Pub

About Austin Eats: This week I am featuring some of my favorite spots to eat in Austin as part of the Austin Food Blogger's Alliance 2014 City Guide. Check out any of my featured spots or hop on over to the City Guide (coming Feb...

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A [belated] Note to 2014

I hope you don't mind, but today I'm once again diverging from my usual sugar high. I think that as the new year approaches begins, it's important to take a moment to  reflect on the last year's worth of moments, both high and low. You...

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San Francisco {A Girl’s Weekend of Epic Proportions}

Disclaimer: this is a long, wordy post with no recipe at the end. It does however include lots of stories about my friends (I think we're pretty fun), some brief winery reviews and a marriage proposal. So if you're into that kind of thing, read...

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Happy Halloween! A few of my favorites…

Happy Halloween, y'all! I had big plans for Butterlust on Halloween this year. It is, after all, my favorite holiday (Ok, tied with Chrismas).  But somehow, time managed to fly by and here I sit, empty handed. Not a single spooky recipe of my own to...