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Copycat recipe for Levain bakery chocolate chip cookies

Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies

This copycat recipe for the famous Levain Bakery Chocolate Chip Cookies turns out enormous thick and chewy cookies, loaded with chocolate chips and walnuts.

The Weekend Dish: 8/12/2017

Hello the second weekend of August (how?!)… Our weekend consists of pre-season football, baking, new recipes, laundry, errands, and lots of laughs. What are your up to this weekend? Tell me – what are...

Friday Things

1. It was storming on Friday afternoon when Joseph woke up from his nap, and I just could not adore this picture of him staring out the window any more. I love it so...

Grammy Cake - An old-fashioned chocolate cake with chocolate ganache.

Grammy Cake

This old-fashioned chocolate cake is baked in a tube pan, comes out extremely moist, and is covered in decadent chocolate ganache. 

Scooping up a big helping of Cajun shrimp macaroni and cheese.

Cajun Shrimp Macaroni and Cheese

A favorite baked macaroni and cheese recipe spiced up with shrimp, Cajun seasoning, and pepper jack cheese.

A big stack of chewy, chunky blondies with chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, walnuts and coconut.

Chewy, Chunky Blondies

These chewy, chunky blondies are filled to the brim with add-ins like chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, walnuts and coconut.

The Weekend Dish: 8/5/2017

Hello August! It’s terribly cliche to talk about how utterly fast this summer (and year, for that matter!) has flown by, but I seriously cannot believe we’re standing on fall’s doorstep. There’s football on...

Dominic - 10 months old!

Friday Things

1. Dominic is TEN months old today! I have no idea how we’re already closing in on his first birthday, but each day he seems to grow up just a bit more. He started...

Southern Banana Pudding with layers of Nilla wafers, sliced bananas, homemade vanilla pudding, and meringue.

Traditional Southern Banana Pudding

Traditional banana pudding straight from the south - Nilla wafers, sliced bananas, homemade vanilla pudding, and a gorgeous meringue.

Homemade Pop Tarts - A big stack of strawberry and brown sugar cinnamon pop tarts.

Homemade Pop Tarts (Strawberry + Brown Sugar Cinnamon)

Homemade Pop Tarts are simple and SO delicious! A flaky, buttery pastry with strawberry and brown sugar cinnamon fillings, and they're frosted, of course!