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lemon blueberry bread

lemon blueberry bread

has it been a long time or what?  things are settling down after summer and i have quite a few things to post about, it’s a little daunting actually.  what got me to sit down and write a blog post? well, i’m watching julie and julia right now while the little boy sleeps and big … Continue reading

pull apart cinnamon rolls

pull apart cinnamon rolls

we’ve already tried a bunch of different cinnamon roll related recipes (8 minute mini cinnamon rolls, cinnamon roll cake, and hocus pocus rolls), but yum sugar’s pull-apart cinnamon rolls looked so delicious i couldn’t help myself. i had to try them. they did not disappoint! they were absolutely incredible. my boyfriend and i agree that … Continue reading

summer zucchini bites

summer zucchini bites

i love zucchini and pinterest has been a great way to discover new ways to prepare it. my boyfriend says “zucchini is ok” but he really liked these summer zucchini bites. the bites were SUPER easy. they were so fast! it took maybe 5 min to prepare them and 15 min to cook them. i … Continue reading

flourless strawberry muffins

flourless strawberry muffins

i have read many places (like here) about the benefits of eating oats, but i just don’t love oatmeal. i was hoping dashing dish’s strawberry shortcake muffins would be a delicious way to to incorporate more oats into my diet. considering they have no sugar or white flour (which might as well be sugar from … Continue reading

cinnamon roll cake

cinnamon roll cake

this is my second cinnamon roll pin that i have tried in just a few weeks – yeah, i love them. my husband’s birthday was friday and he is very insistent on a cookie cake.  we had two celebrations this year so i needed another idea for the second party.  the cinnamon roll cake was … Continue reading

mini german pancakes

mini german pancakes

i absolutely love german pancakes. they are the first thing i learned to make as a child and one of the only recipes i have completely memorized. i’ve seen many variations of the recipe over the years, but had never been tempted to adjust mine because i truly think my family makes them best… that … Continue reading

broiled banana/grapefruit

broiled banana/grapefruit

i have seen broiled grapefruits on lots of different websites and in recipe books.  i’ve been curious about what it tastes like to cook a grapefruit so i tried it out.  i put a little cinnamon sugar on top and broiled it on low for 10 minutes. it was really tasty. i’ll try it again … Continue reading