Category Archives: Baking

Altitude Baking: Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ll admit it.  I was terrified to try baking at altitude.  Everything I read warned of flat dry bread and flat hard cookies.  But, I love baking, how can I be scared of it?  So I decided to try the … Continue reading

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Lady Bird Johnson’s Lemon Cake

This week was my last opportunity to bring a dessert for the birthdays at work.  My co-worker David really likes lemon so I decided to make a lemon cake for him.  You know I love bundt cakes and found this … Continue reading

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Pudding Chocolate Chip Cookies?!

A coworker of mine loves cookies and his birthday is coming up so I decided to try one of the recipes I had pinned on Pinterest.  Cookies with pudding mix?  The recipe said they rivaled soft batch, so I wanted … Continue reading

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A Banana Obsession

I love bananas.  I pretty much eat one everyday, either in a smoothie, baked good, cereal or on its own. This past weekend we had some overripe nanas just waiting to be made into a bread.  I pulled out my … Continue reading

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Happy Easter with Quick Cinnamon Rolls

Hoppy Easter every bunny (one day late)! We celebrated yesterday morning with cinnamon rolls (and a mimosa for me). And then continued the celebration with jelly beans….lots of jelly beans! (If you care, Sweettarts brand jelly beans are the best) … Continue reading

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Thousand Layer Chocolate Chip Cookies

This weekend we were looking through a cookbook we received as a wedding gift and I noticed this amazing looking chocolate chip cookie recipe. They have an unusual method to make them, almost like a sugar cookie and they bake … Continue reading

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I love Biscoff!

I can’t say enough good things about Biscoff cookies and their fabulous peanut butter like spread.  I was first introduced to these little gems on Delta flights (just achieved silver medallion status, whoop whoop!) and always ask for them on … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Cake

This week my older brother turned 40, ahhh!  He had his girls this week so we went over to hang out and have a celebratory birthday dinner with him.  He cooked steaks and potatoes and I made the birthday cake. … Continue reading

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Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies

I was reading a blog that a follow and the headline said, “(Seriously) the best chocolate chip cookies ever,” so obviously I had to give them a try.  They did turn out amazing, Dan even said they are some of … Continue reading

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Baked Oatmeal

Usually when I am getting ready for work in the morning I’m rushed and often running late (which, if you know me, I hate).  I barely have enough time after getting my workout done to get home shower and head … Continue reading

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