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crack brownies

daisi - August 13, 2014
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I guess the technical name of these brownies is: gooey cookies and cream double chocolate cake bars. Ain’t nobody got time for that! Let’s be honest, they should be called crack brownies. What else would you call layer upon layer of delicious chocolate and sugar? Let me explain. Layer 1 – thick, devil’s food cake made in a way that the texture resembles brownies. Layer 2 – …

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pinterest menu recap [week 33]

daisi - August 22, 2012
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Last week was FULL of pinterest recipes (follow me on pinterest here). Not sure why… but that’s just how it worked out! Maybe I was in withdrawal after cooking from my cookbooks for the past few weeks. Or maybe pinterest is a little easier for me to peruse during the day to pick out recipes. Pancake Bites As I mentioned, Sam’s birthday was Monday of …

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strawberry ice-box cake

daisi - July 31, 2012
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I made this no-bake strawberry ice-box cake a couple weeks ago for Sam’s office. The pan came back completely clean so I think it was a hit! The term “ice box” cake reminds me of my grandma because that’s what she calls the refrigerator. On a side note, I call a cooler an “ice chest” – anyone else? Maybe it’s a small town thing. Back to …

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Girls Night: Cookbook Exchange

daisi - December 22, 2011
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This year, my work friends and I decided to have a cookbook exchange for Christmas. Maybe people have been doing this for years… but it was my first time. It was so fun and so practical, as most cookbooks are less than $20. Plus, who doesn’t love a new cookbook? The only downfall was the weather – it was so cold and rainy, but provided …

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