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State Cookies + Archie Griffin

Sometimes, you just feel like making cookies from scratch. And you have cookie cutters to represent the states you live in. And so you make state-shaped cookies from scratch. What? I tried a new recipe - the hubs didn't love it, but I did! Whenever you are rolling out dough and using cookie cutters, you… Continue reading State Cookies + Archie Griffin

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Chocolate Cupcake Comfort

I have basically broken the cardinal sin of blogging: be consistent. Sorry about that. It is a busy and exciting time in my world. We're not only planning our wedding, but making lots of great and exciting plans for the whole year ahead of us (more on that as things develop). And on top of… Continue reading Chocolate Cupcake Comfort

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Favorite Food of 2012 {year in review}

Okay, my FAVORITE food from this year was the result of many hours spent perfecting the cake ball: I give you many versions of the ultimate cake bite. Early in the year, I perfected my chocolate cake recipe, so these giant cake bites were insanely delicious. Next, I played with specializing those cake bites, and… Continue reading Favorite Food of 2012 {year in review}

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Hello, Chocolate Cake

No matter how many sweets you make, you just can't go wrong with a good ol' classic chocolate cake. Over Labor Day weekend, I indulged in a lot of selfish activities...like sewing, reading, trashy-tv-watching, and of course, baking. I'm not going to share this recipe with you quite yet, since I'm working on a little… Continue reading Hello, Chocolate Cake

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Peanut Butter Blossoms

Senior year of college, our suite-mate Sam made THE most killer peanut butter blossom cookies (Sam, give a shout out if you're reading this). She was kind enough to share her recipe with us, and from time to time I love to pull out this classic cookie favorite. Please enjoy! Ingredients: 1 3/4 c. flour… Continue reading Peanut Butter Blossoms