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Savory Corn Bread Pudding {Made with Sunshine}

by evh August 20, 2015
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Savory Corn Bread Pudding ~ Living in the big state of Texas we are lucky to have loads of sunshine. At least, I think we are lucky –– some of us might not agree when all of that bright yellow light equals long days with well over 100 degree temperatures. Sure, it’s hot but it’s […]

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Mini Blackberry Bread Pudding Cups

by evh May 22, 2015
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Mini Blackberry Bread Pudding Cups ~ Blackberries! I don’t really realize how much I miss these little balls of poppin’ goodness until they just one day appear back at the farmers markets. Last week, there they were all stacked-up in their little green baskets. My heart feels like it almost skips a beat at times […]

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Strawberry, Green Tea + White Chocolate Cookies

by evh April 15, 2015
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Strawberry, Green Tea + White Chocolate Cookies ~ These cookies have been on my mind for a few weeks now –– every since strawberries hit the farmers markets around here –– and I finally got around to making a batch. The interwebs have been inundated with a LOT of green tea recipes most of which […]

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Orange Oatmeal Scones with Almond Glaze

by evh January 26, 2015
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Orange Oatmeal Scones with Almond Glaze ~ There was a coffee shop that I used to frequent often on my way into work when I lived in Chicago, many years ago. It was the perfect place to stop along my morning journey,  for it had amazing house-roasted coffee and even better locally made pastries. There really […]

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Double Chocolate Orange Biscotti

by evh December 23, 2014
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Double Chocolate Orange Biscotti ~ The combination of orange with chocolate has long been a favorite of mine, especially during the holiday season. Fresh seasonal oranges twirling around with not one but two types of chocolate –– what’s not to love? Sweet, tangy oranges blended with rich dark chocolate and white chocolate just oozes with […]

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Citrus Sugar Cookies

by evh December 15, 2014
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This holiday season I made Citrus Sugar Cookies and you may have been wondering why I haven’t done a post on any holiday cookies yet this year. Over the last two years, I have gotten together with some food bloggers and done a “12 Days of Holiday Cookies” Part 1 and Part 2 but this year I […]

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Orange Cranberry Bread with White Chocolate Pecan Glaze

by evh December 9, 2014
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Orange Cranberry Bread with White Chocolate Pecan Glaze ~ This week I am all about Texas citrus. One, to hopefully keep everyone healthy this holiday season –– believe me, we’ve had those holidays where we all try to avoid that one sick kiddo coughing up a storm in the house (or worse!) and it’s no fun. […]

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Apple Pecan Bread Pudding

by evh December 5, 2014
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Apple Pecan Bread Pudding ~ We have a pecan tree in our yard. It was planted sometime before we bought our house and it now produces a fair amount of pecans. It seems that every year I end up thinking about these golden nuggets well after all of the neighborhood squirrels have attacked the tree […]

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Buttermilk Brandy Pecan Cake with Maple Cream Glaze

by evh November 10, 2014
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Buttermilk Brandy Pecan Cake with Maple Cream Glaze ~ Some days you just need a cake. Am I right? I guess it was all of the Halloween-ing that got me in the mood for a sweet treat, but a homemade one at that. I mean there’s only so much Halloween candy one can eat. Don’t […]

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Roasted Garlic Hushpuppies + Cilantro Cream Sauce

by evh November 5, 2014
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I was lucky to have many sets of grandparents growing up and each one brought something to my life that I am forever thankful for. Many of those things, or moments, included food or were surrounded by food in some form or another. Last week, my only living grandmother turned 94 years young. This is […]

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