Monthly Archives: March 2016

Homemade Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

I have seriously wanted to make faux Oreos (dare I say “fauxreos”? Yes, I dare) for several years. They are such a classic childhood treat, and still just about the only mass produced sweet I will buy for myself. That … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Poke Cake

Sometimes on a Friday afternoon you just really want some chocolate, you know? (Or heck, it can really be any day at any time, but somehow last Friday afternoon it felt especially justified.) Ever since I made my Double Decker … Continue reading

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Spring is Coming: Olive Oil Citrus Cupcakes

These must be some of the springiest cupcakes that have ever sprung! Look at those lovely wrappers I bought at the local cooking store when I realized I had run out! The cake has orange juice and both lemon and … Continue reading

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Maple Banana Corn Bread

Is it banana bread? Is it cornbread? Is it baked oatmeal? It’s kind of a crazy (delicious) cross between all three! I was inspired by this recipe but of course I changed  a few things. Still, it was marvelously simple to dump … Continue reading

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Strawberries and Cream Double Decker Poke Cake

I drove all the way to my parent’s house in Virginia on Saturday. Then, because they weren’t home and I had forgotten my key, I dropped off my cat (she could get in through the cat door) and drove another … Continue reading

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Mix and Match Almond Coconut Granola Bars– Two Ways!

I’m planning on driving down to Virginia at the end of the week during my “Spring break.” I’ll still be working, but at least it is a break from classes. With the opportunity to see my partner and to spend … Continue reading

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