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  • Desserts Recipes

    Rustic Apple Cake

    On Tuesday afternoon, Ella wasn’t feeling that great, so instead of heading to the library as usual, we stayed home. It was overcast, and Ella set up shop at the dining room table with…

    September 22, 2016
  • Desserts Recipes Snacks

    A Quick Movie Night and Treat

    This post is sponsored by Hulu.  When Bart was in grad school, every Friday night was Fuqua Friday, where all the students, their partners and children were invited to school for a full dinner.…

    April 22, 2016
  • Desserts Recipes

    Blackberry Cream Cheese Ice Cream

    I made this recipe years ago when some of our Texas friends invited us to pick blackberries in their backyard. We came home with several pounds of blackberries and after I made a big…

    February 17, 2016
  • Desserts Recipes Snacks

    Simple Valentine’s Popcorn Mix

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SendSweetness #CollectiveBias Because I’ve been out of town for the last three weekends in a row, I…

    February 10, 2016
  • Desserts Recipes

    Grapefruit Sugar Cookies

    I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve made sugar cookies as an adult. I just don’t really love them – they seem overly sweet to me and kind of bland…

    January 13, 2016
  • Desserts Recipes

    Salted Caramel Christmas Crackers

      About five years ago, we were at Bart’s parents house for Christmas. After all the festivities had passed, we were the only company staying on, and Ella was our only child, so we…

    December 3, 2015