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Blueberries and Lemons

daisi - October 17, 2011
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Blueberries and lemons go together like… well, blueberries and lemons. Have you ever noticed how many recipes there are with this combo? There’s bread, pancakes, coffee cake, scones, muffins, cheesecake, the list goes on and on. I had to find out what all the fuss was about so when I came across this recipe for a blueberry, lemon, buttermilk cake, I knew I had to …

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Meatless Monday: Sopapilla Cheesecake

daisi - September 14, 2011
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Okay, okay, I know that ALL desserts are (or should be) meatless. But this recipe is too freaking good not to share immediately. Plus, it’s really easy… so easy you could / should make it tonight. Here’s what you need: 2 (8 ounce) cans crescent rolls 2 (8 ounce) cream cheese, softened 2 cups sugar, divided 2 teaspoons vanilla, divided 1/2 cup butter (not spread …

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Sangria Sangria

daisi - July 30, 2011
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During this record breaking summer, there are a few things that can help keep you cool. I’d like to offer my personal favorite: a light, fruity, refreshing beverage known as sangria. I got this recipe straight from Spain, courtesy of a world-traveler friend so you know it has to be good! Ingredients Half a bottle of wine (white or red) 2oz of Vodka 2 liter …

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Ooey Gooey Cinnamon Rolls

daisi - March 14, 2011
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Full disclosure – this is a Pioneer Woman tried and true recipe, I’m just sharing with you my experience (and the messy kitchen pictures to prove it). This recipe came highly recommended from a bunch of my friends, like people who bought the cookbook specifically for this recipe. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m not a breakfast lover OR a baker, so you can imagine my …

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