Crazy for Crust

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Oxo fruit tools make life so much easier – so make a Pineapple Upside Down Cake Batter Snow Cone! Your kids will crown you queen of the snow cones! Whenever I travel by plane, I always worry about one thing. {Well, really, I worry about a lot of things, but I try not to...

Jun 11

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies

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These chocolate chip cookies aren’t just a plain old cookie. They’re XL Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Cookies, made with browned butter, and they’re the best chocolate chip cookies I’ve ever had! Frosted Flakes. Sourdough Bread. Nutella. Oreos. Full-fat, real ice cream. Jose Ole Taquitos. These are all just a few of the things that...

Jun 09

Almond Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting

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If you love almond, these Almond Cupcakes are for you! Filled with almonds, the cupcakes are topped with a caramel frosting that tastes like fudge! I just did something I never thought I’d do: I called the American Girl Store in LA and asked if I could schedule an appointment for a doll to...

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...