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Strawberry Shortcake Biscuits with Coconut Whipped Cream

by evh April 4, 2017
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Strawberry Shortcake Biscuits with Coconut Whipped Cream ~ Spring is officially here and there’s a lot to celebrate. The weather is amazing in Texas right now, the roads are lined with gorgeous wild flowers, and it’s strawberry season ~ yippee! My oldest son just turned 11 –– holy moly ~ I am not sure how that […]

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Dark Chocolate Orange Rum Balls

by evh December 23, 2016
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Dark Chocolate Orange Rum Balls ~ Holy balls of holiday goodness! We adults can all use a little fun and special treat around this time of year, amiright? Sure … we can decorate the sugar cookies like nobody’s business, and drink in the egg nog with the best of them but, I am talking a little […]

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Warm Apple Oatmeal Crumble

by evh November 3, 2016
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Warm Apple Oatmeal Crumble ~ You know I am crazy about apple season! Every year we make our way back to the midwest and go apple picking through the colorful foliage while snapping a ton of photos and eating crunchy apples along the way. This year, however, we weren’t able to make it back but […]

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Honey Balsamic Strawberry Ricotta Toasts

by evh April 24, 2015
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Honey Balsamic Strawberry Ricotta Toasts ~ There is just something about a good piece of toast –– the crunch, the softness, and the satisfaction –– and a lot of people seem to agree with me on this idea. It seems that almost every day someone is posting a new way to serve up that crusty slice […]

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Dark Chocolate Cheese Cake Mousse Crepes

by evh February 10, 2015
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Dark Chocolate Cheese Cake Mousse Crepes ~ I apologize for the delay in posting during this last week but I bring you dark chocolate so … that’s ok, right? I haven’t posted as of late, not for lack of eating or drinking mind you … but, for being swamped with visitors and birthday parties galore […]

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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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