Crazy for Crust

Jun 08

Crust and Crumbs: Random and Sugar

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Happy Friday my peeps! What are you doing this weekend? Right now I’m at BlogHer Food in Austin, TX. If you’re there, be sure to find me! Should we get started on our tour of random and sugar? 1. Jordan had a jog-a-thon at school on last week. I decided to run with her....

Jun 06

Cheesecake French Toast


This is the one of the BEST French Toast recipes I’ve ever had: Cheesecake French Toast, made with King’s Hawaiian Hamburger Buns! It’s SUMMER! Today is the last day of school. Jordan is going to be (gulp) a third grader! Let’s not discuss the fact that, at this moment, I’m on an airplane to...

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Thanks to the sponsorship of Avocados from Mexico, these Chocolate Gooey Cake Bars have a healthy secret – NO butter! Remember when Food Network got really big? I remember watching Emeril and Bobby Flay back in 2000. Then Rachael Ray got into the mix and the network took off. All of a sudden there...

Jun 03

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Dough Truffles

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Who doesn’t love cookie dough, oatmeal cookies, and peanut butter? If you love any of those things, these Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Dough Truffles are for you! Have I ever told you about the time when a sales lady thought my husband was my father? When I was on my honeymoon? I think I have...


In anticipation of my summer traveling as part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias, I am sharing my experience with the Samsung Smart Camera and all it’s amazing capabilities – including Wi-Fi! I love my DSLR. A lot. It takes amazing pictures, but it’s so freaking big! Lately I’ve been really wishing that...

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For June Dairy Month as part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias, I made the BEST Easy Peanut Butter Cheesecake Ice Cream you’ll ever taste! Peanut Butter ice cream just got better – and you don’t need an ice cream machine! It’s going to be 100 degrees today. Welcome June to the Sacramento...

Jun 01

Chocolate Chip Orange Cookies

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These Chocolate Chip Orange Cooies are soft and rich – the perfect chocolate chip cookies with a hint of orange! It is so hard for me to make “regular” desserts. You know, the basics: vanilla cupcakes. Chocolate cupcakes. Plain cheesecake. Chocolate chip cookies. I feel like they’ve all been done so. many. times. Why...