baking and breads

Apple Blondies with Cinnamon Almond Streusel

by heidi September 30, 2014
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Things around here have floated back into a familiar groove. Smudge is back in school so sleeping in is saved for the weekends and random mommy daughter excursions during the day have come to a halt. The one thing that stays constant is my little girl’s request for an after […]

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Pesto Pizza with Fresh Tomatoes and Mozzarella and Perfect Pizza at Home

by heidi August 7, 2014
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I’m a visual learner. I’m the original demographic for DIY and how-to videos. Lucky for me, and others like me, there’s Craftsy. This post is part of my on-going partnership with Craftsy, to share what I’ve learned from their online classes. This time around we’re talking and teaching pizza. And […]

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Crushing on The Vanilla Bean Blog and Raspberry Cacao Nib Sugar Buns

by heidi August 5, 2014
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Reading other people’s blogs is a voyeuristic experience. It transports us into the living rooms and lives of people we’ve never met and offers an intimate glance into their daily routines and states of mind. Even better, reading other people’s food blogs transports us into their kitchens and Sarah Kieffer’s The […]

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The Berry Best Four Berry Pie Recipe

by heidi July 24, 2014
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If you live in the great state of Utah, you know that today,  the 24th of July, carries nearly the same celebratory weight as the King of patriot days, July 4th.  It’s the day Utahns celebrate statehood with parades, fireworks and a nod to the pioneers who walked thousands of miles […]

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Summertime and I’m Feelin’ Pie: 20 Classic Pies to Love

by Hayley Putnam July 8, 2014
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As far as summertime in America goes, it doesn’t get much more patriotic than pie. This quintessential all-American treat beckons nostalgia with every bite, conjuring memories of baseball games, bare feet and catching fireflies in mason jars. Pie comes in many incarnations these days — in bars and milkshakes, gussied […]

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