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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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Brown Sugar Pecan Pumpkin Bread Pudding

by evh October 27, 2014
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Brown Sugar Pecan Pumpkin Bread Pudding ~ Perhaps I should not even be talking about this just yet, but this has been on my mind. It’s known that the holiday season can be a bit overwhelming and a bit of a drag for some of us. Ok, no wait, I am going to say for most […]

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Little Ones: Mini Cinnamon Glazed Apple Muffins

by evh October 3, 2014
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Mini Cinnamon Glazed Apple Muffins ~ Last week, I needed to make a (last minute) batch of something apple-y for my youngest’s kinder class. Have you ever had those moments where you find out or remember the night before? Ugh –– this was one such occasion.  This time it was completely my fault, I had […]

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Happiness Found: Cardamom Apple Pie

by evh September 24, 2014
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Cardamom Apple Pie ~ After having my second child, I have to admit I was scared. Ok, really, I was terrified. How would I manage? How would they get along? How could I possibly be responsible for not one but now two little beings? Leave it to mom to set my mind at ease –– […]

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Dreamy: Chocolate Pudding with Peanut Butter Whipped Cream

by evh September 12, 2014
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I don’t know about you, but chocolate is right up there with wine when it comes to things that make me happy at the end of a long day or week. Is it me or has this been one of those weeks that time just flew by? Not enough hours –– whew! Thank goodness for […]

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Studio 512: Healthy Texas Peach & Oatmeal Crumble Cups

by evh August 5, 2014
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Texas Peach Oatmeal Crumble Cups ~ Meal planning is not something everybody enjoys but one way to stay healthy and eat right is to have foods on hand that can be easily grabbed for those on-the-go days and those night-time-sweet-treat-craving moments. You know the ones, right? Yesterday, I had the pleasure of demonstrating my Healthy […]

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Sweet & Savory: 30 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes

by evh July 31, 2014
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I love my cast iron skillets and I use them almost everyday. I love the solid sturdiness and feel of the pan as well as the versatility of taking it from the stovetop to the oven to the table –– they are kind of a big deal and almost celebrity-like in my kitchen. I adore the […]

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Cool It Now: Rosemary Cantaloupe Sorbet

by evh July 17, 2014
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Rosemary Cantaloupe Sorbet ~ I feel like we are all kind of waiting for the other shoe to drop as it really hasn’t been that hot here. I mean we’ve hit a few upper 90 degrees but nothing in the 100 range, yet and we are already in mid-July. That’s ok though. It’s still summer, […]

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Ice Cream Craves: Warm Peach & Blackberry Crumble

by evh June 5, 2014
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I can’t even begin to tell you how happy it makes me to see fresh-off-the-tree peaches at the farmers markets and that these sweet and juicy treats even grow in Texas. It is one of my all time, top of the list, favorite fruits. Why not take something you love and try to pair it […]

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Sweet & Salty Yum: Chocolate Chip Cookie Pretzel Bars

by evh March 14, 2014
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I have a sweet tooth. I have had it ever since I can remember. I am a “dessert, please!” kind of person. I have, however, noticed that it’s beginning to change a bit as I get (cough, cough) older. I don’t need that full-on in-your-face sugar rush, in fact those seem to only want to […]

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