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Pumpkin Almond Snack Cake

I like the concept of snack cakes. You can eat them any time of day and say that you need just a little something to hold yourself over before breakfast, or lunch, or dinner, or bedtime. I need a little something lots of cake during most of these times. I especially like snack cakes when…

Fall Salad: Detox & Dudley Dursley

“The fridge had been emptied of all Dudley’s favorite things — fizzy drinks and cakes, chocolate bars and burgers — and filled instead with fruit and vegetables and the sorts of things that Uncle Vernon called “rabbit food.” -J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire See that kid in the corner? Yeah, that’s…

Caramel Coco-Nutty Bars

  Hey there, blog. It’s been a while, but I won’t dwell on that. Instead, I’ll talk about cookies that come in bar form, because cookies that come in bar form are best.  These cookies have layers, like onions and ogres, except all of the layers are sweet and delicious and melt together in your…

Banana Bread & Old Books

Every time I decide to bake a new loaf of banana bread, I wonder if it’ll be as good and sweet and moist as I remember; if this batch will be better than any I’ve made before; if one day I’ll grow tired of waiting for yellow bananas to turn speckled and brown. My trusty,…