Winter Desserts

Puppy Bowl Puppy Chow

February 1, 2013

So, there’s this kind of important event happening this weekend. Here are some clues: It’s happening on Sunday. It’s televised. There is a half-time show – cheerleaders too! It’s called the “_______ Bowl” Give up?

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Loaded Every Chip Cookies

January 2, 2013
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Well, the holiday season is officially over. We’re left with wayward pieces of tinsel, pine needles on the floor, and too-tight britches. It is a sad, sad time. You want to know what else is sad? The eleventy-billion random, half-empty bags of baking chips in my pantry I collected during the month of December. I […]

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Orange Chocolate Truffles

December 24, 2012

Much to my husband’s dismay, we have two full-size trees in our house. The Martha-Stewartesque, matchy-matchy tree downstairs with sophisticated white lights…and the rag tag, delightfully tacky tree upstairs with colored lights. I love them both, but the upstairs tree has all of our special ornaments.

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Buddy the Elf Spaghetti Cupcakes

December 21, 2012

I’m a sucker for a holiday movie. I throw all of my criteria for what makes a “good” movie out of the window if it has anything to do with Christmas. 

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Soft Ginger Molasses Cookies

December 12, 2012
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These cookies are like a sweet, nerdy guy in a bar. Unassuming, not very glamerous or flashy. Doesn’t get a lot of attention from the ladies. But, for the one who is willing to give him a closer look, he is pretty handsome. And, if she gives him a try, she’ll realize that he is […]

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Let It Snow Cupcakes

December 11, 2012

My husband and I disagree on a lot of things. The proper temperature setting. Appropriate attire outside of the house (for me, zombie t-shirts don’t count). What qualifies as a “good” movie. A big one though? Snow. I adore snow. Like, flip out, screaming, running through the house adoration. I just can’t help myself. My husband, […]

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