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just call me martha

i decided on some fairly labor-intensive treats for christmas this year. first, i made pfeffernusse in early december – they take a few weeks to soften. buckeyes have become a tradition every year – i started making them when we … Continue reading

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just eat it, eat it

that’s what i want to do with this cake! but alas, i can’t dive in just yet. the fella and i are headed to his folks’ for thanksgiving, and then mine, and i wanted to bring a treat for the … Continue reading

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happy spooktoberween!

so, the fella and i love us some halloween. this year, we went to a party at the home of some friends from college. they host a party each year with a different decade as the theme. this year was … Continue reading

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here’s your pro tip for the day

if you make the spiced caramel apple cider cookies, don’t forget that you are supposed to cool them on the parchment paper on the counter, and not on a wire rack.   whoops.

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wine + cupcakes = heaven

the fella and i went to our friends’ place for dinner, and he suggested that i bake a treat to bring over. well, specifically, he suggested that i make these settlers of catan cupcakes. that seemed a little too complicated, … Continue reading

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you don’t mess with perfection

when i saw a recipe on pinterest for a single chocolate chip cookie in a cup, i thought it was too good to be true and had to try it immediately (literally…i just saw it today). while it was pretty … Continue reading

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yay for the red, white, and blue

while the fella was focused on the meat for our 4th of july barbecue, i was in charge of making a side and dessert. for the side, i just did some mushrooms sauteed with butter, garlic, and parsley. yum! for … Continue reading

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