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Strawberry No Churn Ice Cream

Strawberry No Churn Ice Cream

Hello! I’m excited to share with you one of my favorite summertime recipes that I continue to make every summer. No churn ice cream is a heavenly hack for those of us who do not have high-tech ice cream machines but crave the taste of…

The Twelve {Food Gifts} of Christmas

The Twelve {Food Gifts} of Christmas

Hello Friends! I posted these last year and they were such a hit I thought it would be fun to do it again. I am putting them all in one blog post so it is easy for you to reference. The Holiday season is busy…

Andes Brownies (using boxed mix)

Andes Brownies (using boxed mix)

I am a brownie person. I LOVE them. All of them. I really don’t discriminate. I buy the 6 pack box of Ghiradelli Brownie mix from Costco so that we are always stocked and ready for any occasion where brownies are needed, which is most…

It’s July 5th, and I’m baking cookies…

It’s July 5th, and I’m baking cookies…

I am currently sitting here with a batch of cookies baking in the oven so I am going to take the next 8 minutes till the timer dings to tell you why this is really a wonderful thing.    You see, it’s July 5th.  …

self-control: calculating the cost of this important resource

self-control: calculating the cost of this important resource

Hello friends and happy Friday! Sometimes I have a thought surrounding food and habits and I mull it over long enough it feels worth it to share. Some won’t agree and that’s totally ok, but I figured this train of thought might be helpful for…

Symphony Brownies

Symphony Brownies

These are brownies are so decadent, and EASY! Every time I have taken them anywhere people beg for the recipe and think I have slaved away to make a “3-layer brownie.” All they require are a box of brownie mix (with the eggs, oil, etc)…

Brownie Trifle

Brownie Trifle

This dessert, if you can believe it, actually tastes BETTER than it is fancy! And that’s saying something, because it is very fancy. YOU WILL NEED: 1 pan of brownies, baked and cooled 2 boxes of pudding, prepped and ready to go (you need milk…

Whole-wheat sea salt chocolate chip cookies  (made with coconut oil; easily made dairy free)

Whole-wheat sea salt chocolate chip cookies (made with coconut oil; easily made dairy free)

THESE!!! I can’t tell you how good they are. Turned out perfect. I had 3 friends try them today to be sure it wasn’t just me and all gave a big thumbs up (and came back for seconds). Also, this is my new favorite baking…

Homemade *2 INGREDIENT* Magic Shell

Homemade *2 INGREDIENT* Magic Shell

It’s Thursday. And it’s naptime. Perfect reason to bring out the 2 INGREDIENT homemade magic shell. 2 INGREDIENTS!!!! And you probably have them both in your pantry. Melted coconut oil + cocoa powder YES, THAT IS IT!!! Because coconut oil hardens when cold, it makes…

Summertime Popsicle Ideas

Summertime Popsicle Ideas

Who loves a good popsicle? Throw your hands up. I have got 3 super easy ideas for you. The full blog post with links is on the blog. Orange juice (or any juice for that matter!) pops. I use silicone molds to have popsicles on…