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Oct 25

Dessert Mash-Ups Book Launch Party

Dessert Mashups Book Launch Party (5 of 5)

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailHappy Saturday! Remember how I wrote a cookbook? Well, I decided to throw myself a party earlier this month and I’m finally posting about it! {BTW, throwing yourself a party after you’re a teenager is…weird. It felt very “look at me” and I’m so not that person.} Note: all photos not with my watermark...

Oct 23

Pumpkin S’mores Dip

Pumpkin S'more Dip (4 of 8)

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailUm, I don’t know where to start except that I made the best sweet dessert dip in the whole entire world: Pumpkin S’mores Dip. Pumpkin pie, chocolate, ganache, and marshmallow are all in one place…so get ready to drool. I was a stay-at-home mom for about 6 years. I was a completely full-time mom,...

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix (9 of 9)w

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailIt’s finally, finally cooled off here in Sacramento. It even rained yesterday!! That means it’s hot chocolate season. This year, I decided to get economical and make my own hot chocolate mix. This cocoa mix is the perfect gift: it’s dairy-free and you can even use it to make pumpkin spice hot chocolate! Several...

Oct 20

Best Brownie Bites

Best Brownie Bites (5 of 10)w

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailYou know those brownie bites you get in bulk at the warehouse store? These are better. Plus, when you make your own, you can add Rolos and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. That’s just better, dontcha think?? I spent this past weekend in Seattle and it was amazing. I absolutely love Seattle, and all of...

Oct 19

Candy Bar Pie

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PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailMy pantry is full of half-open bags of candy. Once things start falling on my head while I’m grabbing the cereal, I know it’s time to take action. Enter: Candy Bar Pie. A blondie in a pie crust that’s filled with leftover candy. I say this a lot, but you’re welcome. Like a lot...

Oct 18

How to Freeze Desserts

How to freeze desserts so you can make them in advance for the holidays

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailWant to know a secret? I freeze pretty much every single dessert I make for the blog. Want to know how you can freeze things too? Well, you’re in the right place today. The holidays are coming – Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s Eve. If you’re anything like me, these are the baking holidays....

Oct 16

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway!

dash of sanity

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmail Today is a super special day! My friend, Sandra from A Dash of Sanity, is celebrating her first blogiversary today! One year of blogging is an amazing accomplishment. I’m so excited to be joining with her in her celebration with this fantastic KitchenAid giveaway! Sandra is the sweetest person and her recipes are amazing!...