Monthly Archives: May 2012


‘Back in the Day’ Scones

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  I have alot of baking cookbooks.   I collect them.  I love the recipes.  I love the pictures.   I have alot of great cookbooks and even in my most favorite ones I find maybe four or five recipes … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats

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   This weekend, we were kindly invited to a BBQ at a friend’s house (since we live in Seattle, it obviously turned into an indoor BBQ, since it rained the entire time). BUT – I was presented with the dilemma … Continue reading

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Breakfast Quinoa

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  It’s been a rainy and cold weekend, I was needing something warm and hearty.  My friend Jen, introduced me to a really yummy, sweet breakfast.  Not only is it really good, it’s really easy!  It’s ready in the crockpot … Continue reading

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Helloooooooo Kitty!

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Eight year ago today, I heard the words, “It’s a girl!” and never could I have imagined how those words would change my life.   Lots of things have happened in these last eight years… crazy, disappointing, sad, happy, frustrating, … Continue reading

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Blueberry Streusel Muffins

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   Ever in a muffin mood? I was totally in a muffin mood the other day, AND I remembered that I had frozen blueberries in my freezer, waiting patiently to be baked into something happy.   Since I’m so fervently … Continue reading

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Apple Phyllo Pies

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  I was craving apple pie but didn’t feel like making pie crust.  Way in the back of my freezer was a roll of phyllo dough I had forgotten about.  I’ve done this before.  Does anyone else have that problem?  

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Christmas came…late!

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  Remember how I asked Santa for a camera for Christmas?   He didn’t bring one!  Mainly because Santa (me) couldn’t decide on what to get.  I struggled, stay with a point and shoot, or move into the DSLR world! … Continue reading

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Apple Cinnamon Popovers

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  I made popovers for the first time this weekend!   Oh man, they are so good and so easy!  This is everything you need…  

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