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An excuse to make sweets: Bake Sale Congo Bars

I love love love bake sales.  For as many food blogs as I read, my favorites are those with words and pictures dedicated solely to butter.  Butter and brown sugar.  And cream cheese frosting.   A bake sale means I can … Continue reading

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Fig Abundance Bars

Yum! These were almost a FAIL, as they turned out not so much bars as they are cookies that fall apart.  So aside from having to eat them with a fork, they are really fresh and delicious.  The walnuts are … Continue reading

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Healthy Summer Snack: Strawberry Basil Ice Pops

I recently went to Mexico for a week, leaving my plants the the capable but busy hands of a dear friend.  As my plant babies would not be getting watered every day, I moved them to the shady part of … Continue reading

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A Useless Plea (Lemon Triangles)

Dear best lemon bars ever: Please stop following me to the pool after I bake you.  I leave you in the fridge, but you find your way to the snack table, likely hitching a ride with my margarita (Rita, my … Continue reading

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