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Desserts

Strawberry Basil Salsa and Sweet Chips

Strawberry Basil Salsa and Sweet Chips

Spring has Sprung! This also means grocery stores and farmers markets everywhere are again able to stock super fresh and seasonal and local produce. I can never seem to fully appreciate the extra sweetness and flavor of the ripe berries when they come in season […]

Homemade Three Ingredient Dark Chocolate

Homemade Three Ingredient Dark Chocolate

Chocolate is basically woman’s best friend. It helps cheer up a bad day, celebrate a good day, and pairs just as well with breakfast coffee and pancakes as it does with dessert ice cream or wine. Plus, as an added bonus, it even provides you […]

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Vanilla is one of those baseline flavors where if vanilla isn’t good, nothing else will be either. It is also the flavor that can get dressed up by nearly any ice cream topping or syrup,  easily be added to a warm piece of pie, or […]

Four Ingredient Flaky Pie Dough

Four Ingredient Flaky Pie Dough

Pie is an American favorite food! It is incredibly rare that I meet someone that honestly does not like some type of pie. We all have a favorite, and many of us (myself included!!!) love the rich flakey pie crust just as much as what […]

Cinnamon Ice Cream

Cinnamon Ice Cream

Happy (Belated) National Ice Cream Day! A few weeks ago I was hanging out with my husband and about 1,000 of our newest friends at the World Domination Summit in Portland, Oregon–an event hosted annually by Chris Guillebeau. WDS is essentially a huge and inspiring […]