desserts and sweets

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Milkshake

by heidi July 9, 2014
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I have to tell you, this wasn’t my idea. This milkshake is 100% Smudge. I mean, cereal and ice cream? It’s a 10 year old’s dream! At first I scoffed the idea because it’s a pretty simple concept but then what milkshake isn’t? And when I recalled how Momofuko Milk […]

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Swirled Mascarpone Brownies with Hazelnuts

by heidi May 7, 2014
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Me and my mom. The love of chocolate runs in our DNA. Maybe she passed her love of the cacao to me through her umbilical cord. Or maybe she transferred her chocolate loving cravings to me with each chocolate shake we’d get at Arctic Circle with a side of burgers […]

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S’mores in a Jar and Friday Faves

by heidi May 17, 2013

Looking down at my calendar, I’m stunned to see it’s already Friday. The week has flewwwn by, thanks to lots of catch up after a great trip to Monterey earlier in the week with a group of other bloggers to tour the fields of Dole Salads (I hope you didn’t […]

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Crushing On Lauren Brennan of Lauren’s Latest, a Giveaway and Chocolate Cream Pie

by heidi May 9, 2013
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I’m so happy to share Everyday Ingredients, Extraordinary Meals: 30 Ridiculously Simple Family Favorite Recipes with you, and the chance to win a copy of your own. But first a love letter to it’s author, Lauren of Lauren’s Latest. When bloggers connect with their readers by sharing their life through […]

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Devil’s Food Bundt Cake with Chocolate Espresso Ganache

by heidi January 24, 2013
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We all know January is a month of renewal. But in my world it’s also a month of birthdays. Including my own. One of my treasured birthday traditions comes from my sweet friend Laura, who for every birthday would give me a card with my “If you were born on […]

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