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Cranberry Apple Shortbread Bars

An easy last minute dessert recipe for Thanksgiving. These cranberry apple shortbread bars are a delicious holiday treat. I love any excuse to use this shortbread recipe. It’s seriously buttery, slightly chewy and lightly crispy on the outside. Plus, the basic flavor lends itself to almost any type of filling. I’ve done Meyer Lemon Shorbread […]

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Brown Butter Apple Tart {Guest Post}

The warm smells and flavors of fall come alive in this custardy brown butter apple tart. Today’s guest post is from Joanne at Eats Well With Others, who you already know I adore! If you somehow are not already reading her blog on a regular basis, that should definitely change. Some of my favorite posts […]

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Skillet Apple Crisp with Brown Butter Sauce {gluten-free}

Served warm, this skillet apple crisp is just what you need to fill you up at the end of a cool Fall day! This apple crisp is warm and hearty and perfect for the end of a chilly day (or in my case, mid-morning on a hot day in mid-August…).  You can make it in […]

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Vanilla Bean Bourbon Nectarine Bundt Cake (with vanilla bean caramel drizzle)

The summer’s best nectarines are cooked with vanilla bean and bourbon then folded into a delicious cake batter.  Of course the vanilla bean caramel sauce doesn’t hurt! Summer’s stone fruits are really peaking where we are.  I’ve had some super delicious peaches and nectarines in the last few weeks… I just can’t get enough of […]

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No Bake Blueberry Pie

No need to turn on the oven for this pie!  The no-bake pie includes a thick graham cracker crust, luscious cream cheese layer and homemade blueberry pie filling. I don’t really think of myself as a pie person.  My sister?  She loves pie.  My dad, too.  I like pies a lot, but don’t get all […]

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(Fresh) Blueberry White Chocolate Brown Butter Cookies

Chewy brown butter cookies with the perfect crispy edge are filled with fresh blueberries and white chocolate chips. When Matt told me we were going to a barbecue with his co-workers, I knew I had to bring my baking A-game.  They’ve actually all been eating my desserts for years, but I didn’t want to let […]

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Brown Butter Peach Crumb Muffins

The perfect summer brunch food.  These brown butter muffins are full of juicy peaches and topped with a cinnamon crumble. Summers for us are always full of travelling to see family.  I try to bring a different sweet treat every time, though my family has had its fair share of bakery “scraps”!  These muffins were […]

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{Gluten-Free} Summer Berry Skillet Crisp

A summer berry crisp topped with buttery oat crumble.  It just so happens to be gluten-free! I know I’ve talked about this before, but I have a serious issue when I see summer fruit at Costco.  I can NOT buy enough.  A few weeks ago, I needed food for five days, just five.  Now, given […]

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Watermelon Salad with Lemon Cake Croutons and Blueberry Balsamic Glaze

This is the best fruit salad for any summer occasion! First of all, I have to give a shout-out for a HAPPY 4 Years to my wonderful husband.  I have a feeling that our fifth year is going to be the most exciting yet!  Do you ever eat something at a restaurant that seems so simple yet so […]

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Speculoos Sundae with Warm Blueberry Sauce

Homemade speculoos (or Cookie Butter) ice cream layered with crushed speculoos cookies and a warm homemade blueberry sauce. This ice cream is now a serious obsession.  In case you couldn’t tell in Monday’s post. The thing is, despite the fact that it has so much flavor you can most definitely enjoy it thoroughly on its own, […]

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