Browsing Category : almonds

Maple Cake


A couple months ago we had a wedding shower for my friend Amanda. The set up was ridiculously cute with everyone pitching in different dishes. There were cookies as favors, fun games, and a crazy cute chalkboard sign! OMG we had so much fun celebrating! The debate was a short one for figuring out what I would make. With the bride being from…

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Overnight Nutella Oatmeal


I first became familiar with the concept of overnight oatmeal when I started reading the blog Carrots n’ Cake. It’s a great way to make a healthy breakfast ahead, then the next morning, grab it on your way to work or school. Here’s how it works, when you empty a jar of peanut butter or almond butter instead of throwing…

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Perfect White Cake + Almond Wedding Cake Variation


I was just updating my recipe section and noticed that I am a bit heavy on the cookie recipes and have only posted two cake recipes to date! What a travesty! Then I got to thinking- I love making cakes but since they do require a little more time, I usually save making a cake for a special occasion. Then…

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Chocolate Almond Bars


First of all, wasn’t the Royal Wedding absolutely beautiful! I set my alarm for 3am to watch it. Peanut was quite surprised when I got up. I turned on the TV, watched for 30 seconds, and then went back to sleep. I woke up a couple hours later just in time to see the kiss on the balcony. I fast forwarded to…

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