Duke and Joseph - 21 months old

Friday Things

1. I can’t believe that Dominic is already more than two weeks old! He has been such a wonderful baby thus far, with only a couple of fussy days to speak of (and which were...

Brown Eyed Baker Favorites: October 2016 :: New Food, Home and Kid Favorites!

BEB Favorites: October 2016

Happy Thursday to you! I’m back with another installment of my favorites. It’s been a few months since I posted my inaugural favorites post, and I’ve found some great new things in the meantime, so...

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Classic Calzones

Simple, classic calzones made from an easy pizza dough and with an unlimited assortment of filling possibilities! What do you do when you’re umpteen months pregnant and are seriously craving pizza, but sauce is...

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No-Bake Caramel Apple Pudding with Gingersnap Crust

This caramel apple pudding has layers of caramel cheesecake filling, caramel pudding, a whipped cream topping, apples, and peanuts all on top of a gingersnap crust. Well, hello there fall. You sort of snuck...

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Black-Bottom Cupcakes

Classic black-bottom cupcakes – super moist chocolate cupcakes topped with a cheesecake filling and mini chocolate chips. The best of both worlds! I first came across black-bottom cupcakes ages ago, and while I made...

An Italian spin on traditional Greek pastitsio with layers of pasta, meat, cream sauce, and cheese. A rich recipe perfect for company!

Italian-Style Pastitsio

An Italian spin on traditional Greek pastitsio with layers of pasta, meat, cream sauce, and cheese. A rich recipe perfect for company! Greek pastitsio had been on my to-make list for ages, and I...

Dominic Aldo - Born 10/4/16

Friday Things: And Baby Makes FOUR!

Congratulations to anyone who guessed that our newest little bundle would be joining our family on his actual due date! Say hello to Dominic Aldo! He came into the world on Tuesday, October 4th...

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Jalapeño Poppers

Making jalapeño poppers at home is ridiculously easy and only requires THREE ingredients! A huge party hit! Over Labor Day weekend, my mom, sister and in-laws were over on Sunday for our usual get...

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The Weekend Dish: 10/1/2016

Hello weekend and HELLO OCTOBER. Whaaaaat?! Is it really October already? It seemed so very, very far away when I found out I was pregnant at the beginning of February, and here we are....

Joseph and I - Sunday, September 25, 2016

Friday Things

1. Joseph came down with a bad cold on Sunday (after we read through our Steelers ABC book, ha!) and then promptly shared it with my husband and I, ugh! Luckily, however, it seems...