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OUR FAV CAKE RECIPES

Cake is one of our favorite food groups. Here are our three best recipes! Click on the title for links. Treat yo self. CHOCOLATE CAKE + CHOCOLATE OR PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING YELLOW CAKE + VANILLA FROSTING VANILLA CUPCAKE + VANILLA FROSTING Now remember, eat cake for breakfast! We … [Read more...]

RECIPE: BEST EVER CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE

We all have our favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe that is our go-to. Jenni's is soft and chewy with a brown sugar flavor, while mine is salty, chewy, and crisp on the edges. I have this dough in my fridge most of the time, just ready to scoop out what we want at the moment. So good for those … [Read more...]

THE PERFECT CUPCAKE

Yes, you read that right! We have theeeee perfect cupcake recipe for you today. Leah may have "stolen" it from a NYC bakery. Shhh! These are our go to cakes for any grown up secret eating time after our kids go to bed and no one is watching celebration, but ESPECIALLY Valentine's Day, right? I … [Read more...]

THE BEST SPICED COOKIE RECIPE

If you saw my last post on hand lettered recipes, you'll know how much I'm obsessed with Alyssa Makes Something's work! This order was super special. My husband and I had a friend, Jeani Cooney, who passed away this year. She was the mother bear of his whole office and was beloved by every single … [Read more...]

RECIPE: CHALLAH

 Most thoughtful holiday gift ever! Etsy shop, Alyssa Makes Something, creates custom prints from your own recipes! Just send her the recipe, and she will turn it into a treasured family heirloom. You can even get a digital copy to share with the whole family or even print on tea towels- wouldn't … [Read more...]

RECIPE: VEGETARIAN CHILI + CORNBREAD

This is my go-to meal for my family, especially on a chilly fall day! My kids gobble it up, though I think the cornbread might have something to do with it. You can really add in whatever vegetables (or meat) you have in the fridge and it'll always taste good. There's a variation of this that I LOVE … [Read more...]

RECIPE: THE BEST EVER OATMEAL COOKIE

I am a cookie snob. And I'm telling you... these are the BEST oatmeal cookies ever. I guess that's bragging, but I've gotta share the love with you! I've tried to copy them from my fav bakery, Wild Plum, in Pacific Grove, CA where my husband and I lived before moving to Nashville. I can't quite get … [Read more...]

THE BEST CHOCOLATE CAKE!

It was my husband's birthday yesterday, and every year his two requests for gifts from me are:  1. "Don't spend money" 2. "Bake my favorite chocolate cake" I'd say I get off pretty easy! Update: The picture above is the cake I made for MY birthday! It's the same cake recipe but with peanut … [Read more...]