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Cannoli Dip

Let’s talk cannoli. Up until a handful of years ago, I had only experienced¬†mediocre-at-best cannoli from some local bakeries. Then, on New Year’s Day 2010, I sat in my...

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Ice Cream Truffles

The 4th of July is only a couple of days away, and I couldn’t NOT throw out a little festive treat! I have seen some random ice cream truffle...

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Blueberry-Peach Coffee Cake

How is your summer going? I am in disbelief that we’re already a few days away from the 4th of July, when it seems like just yesterday that I...

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Homemade Peanut Butter-Bacon Dog Treats {Happy 1st Birthday, Duke!}

Today is Duke’s 1st birthday!! I can’t believe he’s already a year old, and it’s been just 10 months since we brought that fluffy 7-pound puppy home with us…...

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Friday Things

1. Duke has been on a total stick bender. Since we had a couple of nasty storms this week, our yard has been littered with stray sticks, and Duke has...

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Roasted Strawberry & Buttermilk Ice Cream

I can’t believe that it’s already the end of June and this the very first batch of homemade ice cream I’ve churned up so far this year! I’m way,...

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Cheesy Portabello-Tomato Appetizer

Quite a few years ago (maybe 10!), we had a family cookout for 4th of July at my mom’s house and my aunt showed up with this appetizer. Even...

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