holiday Tag

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Vanilla-Rum Eggnog Marshmallows

Happy Eve of Christmas Eve, folks! How’s the holiday baking going? Are you buried in a pile of gingerbread men and cut-out cookies? If so, #jealous. TRUE or FALSE? There’s always room for one more Christmas treat. If you answered TRUE, you win! Yep, I’m squeezing one...

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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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Rosemary & Honey Cake with Beet-Dyed Cream Cheese Icing

And just like *that*, we’re almost half way through February. Is it just me or is 2015 moving at a million miles per hour?! To say things have been hectic around here is an understatement. Between my day job, Butterlust (Do you love the new design as...

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Gingerbread Thumbprints with Homemade Cranberry-Orange Jam

*Sure signs that Christmas is near:* My tacky Christmas sweater has been taken down from its perch on the top shelf of my closet, and I’ll be wearing it proudly this evening at my company Holiday party, with a pair of reindeer antlers to compliment, of...

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Sour Cream Pumpkin Pie

Me + Pie. You might call us frenemies. I've always considered myself more of a cake girl. Until recently, I would eat pie once a year on Thanksgiving, and even then it was more an obligatory celebration of tradition (it's un-American not to eat pie...

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Halloween Bat Cake Tutorial

I had y'all worried, did't I? I almost let Halloween slip by without posting an appropriately themed recipe. Things just got busy, ya know? But if I had gone and let that happen, then what kind of food blogger would I be? The kind that let’s...

Champagne & St. Germain New Year’s Layer Cake

Can you believe another year has come and gone? And more importantly, that Christmas is already over?! Don't judge me, but I've always enjoyed Christmas Eve more than Christmas Day. Christmas Day is so final. There is over a month of build up and while Christmas...

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Gram’s Pecan Squares #fbcookieswap

It's The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2013 recipe reveal day! Wahoo! Do a little happy dance! If you're a food blogger and you're not in on this, you should be. It's been so much fun. The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap is a nationwide cookie swap centered around...