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When we returned from our trip to Florida, my dad not-so-subtly bought me a one-pound bag of key limes.

“Just in case you wanted to whip up a pie or something,” he said, shrugging his shoulders while looking at me slyly.

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Adventures In Baking

Adventures In Baking: 8-bit Heart Cookies

I have always loved to bake and cook. Always. I think it’s something fun and therapeutic to do, and seeing people enjoy something you make is always nice. 978 more words


A Teeny-Tiny Photo Essay

If October was the month of running, November was the month of running around. A string of birthdays, a whack of informational interviews. Writing projects tossed around to magazines. 642 more words

Solo Adventures

Adventures in Baking: gingerbread & icing

I made a grave error this weekend: I tried out a new gingerbread recipe from one of those generic recipe sites on the internet. My dough turned dry and crumbly and it was pretty touch & go there for a while. 496 more words

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First Snow! + my fav sugar cookie recipe

Yesterday was our first day of real, here to stay, snow!

Normally, I am not jazzed about receiving this much snow in one day. On a regular day, it happens over night, and it means waking up to cleaning off the car, praying it will start, and fighting off a panic attack all the way to work. 393 more words

General Posts

Gluten-free Hedgehog Biscuits

Using gluten free flours is tricky business, and I’m fairly new to the game. But when I saw a bag of gluten free all-purpose flour at the grocery store for cheap, I had to jump on the opportunity to experiment. 371 more words