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Coffee Bean CopyCat espresso cream cheese brownies

Espresso Cream Cheese Brownies

After a recent day full of shopping, we decided to recharge at Coffee Bean. Upon entering, there was a large photo of their new Espresso Cream Cheese Brownies that immediately caught my eye. Espresso had been on my mind after finding out that my favorite coffee store, Nespresso, opened up at the very mall that […]

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What is Valentine's day without a heart shaped box full of chocolates? Well this year, instead of buying one, make a completely edible heart box and fill it with fun cake balls.

Chocolate Heart Cake Box

  What is Valentine’s day without a heart shaped box full of chocolates? Well this year, instead of buying one, make a completely edible heart box and fill it with fun cake balls. Have you ever come across a recipe or craft and wanted to make it for like years? It happens to me all […]

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Decadent Chocolate Raspberry Bundt Cake

Chocolate Raspberry Bundt Cake

Are you beginning to see a theme with my latest recipes? I seem to be a bit obsessed with bundt cakes these days! I just love the simplicity of them, especially this Chocolate Raspberry Bundt Cake. You literally through all of the ingredient in the bowl, stir, and pour into the pan. No need to […]

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Red Velvet Halloween Cake

Red Velvet Halloween Cake

Welcome new San Diego 6 News Followers! We hope you enjoyed our special Halloween Movie Night Special! Here is the cake that was featured! Enjoy! It is finally October therefore I can finally post Halloween themed desserts without feeling too bad, right!? I could have started Halloween in August (when I start my Christmas music) […]

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Peanut Butter Cheerios Bars

Peanut Butter Cheerios Bars

This is a sponsored post on behalf of  General Mills and Acorn Influencer. All opinions are my own.  Growing up, there were very little sweets in the house. My mother would come home from the store with bags and bags of food, however they were all things like flax seed and quinoa. While I appreciate […]

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Brown Butter Nutella Stuffed Cookies

Brown Butter Nutella Stuffed Cookies

Before going on any trip, I research places to eat and things to do on my favorite travel blogs. Usually, if traveling within the US, good places are always easy to find. I am finding that information for the countries we are visiting this summer are a little more difficult, however. Even though I have […]

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Maple Chocolate Pear Frangipane Tart

Maple Chocolate Pear Frangipane Tart

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Celebrate your love for someone special with this Maple Chocolate Frangipane Tart! This tart has been taken to a whole new level using  SEVA Maple Water. Fresh pears are delicately poached in nourishing pure maple water that has been extracted from Quebec’s Laurenation Forest.  The water has no […]

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Snack Stadium and Carne Asada Nacho Bites

Snack Stadium and Carne Asada Nacho Bites

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameDayGlory #CollectiveBias This year we created two bucket lists, one for the family and one for TheSeasideBaker.com. One of the items on my blog’s bucket list was to create a snack stadium. Year after year I would search […]

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Chocolate Almond Truffles

Chocolate Almond Truffles

Happy New Year friends! I hope everyone had a wonderful evening and a wonderful start to 2016! We spent the evening creating a 2016 bucket list. While not all of the 27 items may come to fruition, we are going to do the best we can to complete everything. That means that this year will […]

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Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes

Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes

Holiday baking does not have to be all red and green. Just making a delicious cupcake garnished with ganache swirled buttercream (vegan)  and sprinkled with honey roasted almonds would be perfect for any celebration! Not only are these cupcakes perfect for any celebration, but they are also perfect for everyone! These vegan chocolate cupcakes came […]

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Mini Chocolate Pound Cakes

Mini Chocolate Pound Cakes

One of my favorite Black Friday stops is World Market. They always have a killer deal on Guittard chocolate chips and champagne. They also had some great deals baking pans. I couldn’t resist the mini bundt pan, despite already owning like 10! Seeing as how I came home with yet another cake pan and about […]

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Champagne Ganache Covered Cake

Champagne Ganache Covered Cake

When I think of the holidays, I think elegance. It is a time to get dressed up in sparkly clothes, red lipstick, and beautiful heels. It is a time to indulge in fancy foods and bubbly with friends and family. We have a lot to celebrate in the month of December, including birthdays, Christmas, and […]

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Pumpkin Seed English Toffee

Pumpkin Seed English Toffee

English Toffee is a holiday staple in our family. This recipe is originally my aunt’s and she generously passed it on to me. Every holiday she arrives with a large platter of this candy and everyone runs to the door. Usually by the time she makes it into the kitchen, the platter is empty. Now […]

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Halloween Cupcakes

Halloween Cupcakes

I have clearly passed on my love for the holidays down to my children. Even as a baby, Ben has been mesmerized by all things Halloween, including the scary stuff. This is a big year for him, because for the first time, my late talker will actually be able to say “Trick or Treat!” Being the […]

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Lamingtons

Lamingtons

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #ThePitchesatWMT http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV I cannot even begin to tell you how excited I was about the release of Pitch Perfect 2. I absolutely loved the first movie, and […]

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Yellow Cake with Chocolate Fudge Frosting

Yellow Cake with Chocolate Fudge Frosting

This post is going to be short and sweet due to the fact that I leave for the airport in 3 hours and have not even started packing! #whatsnew I am headed to Seattle for the International Food Bloggers Conference. Make sure to follow me on Instagram for all the fabulous Seattle eats and drinks! […]

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Homemade Drumsticks

Homemade Drumsticks

If any of you follow me on Instagram then you would know that I blame my 3 year son 100% for the California drought. No matter how many times I bathe him (on most days it is at least 3), he is always covered in dirt. He is pure boy. I know that this is […]

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Red Velvet Twizzler Cake

Red Velvet Twizzler Cake

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TwizzlersSummer #CollectiveBias For the last 8 years we have had the prime viewing spot for the 4th of July Fireworks. In fact, people used to flock to our building from all around the county because it was their […]

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Minion Treats

Minion Treats

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #The7thMinion #CollectiveBias Do you remember when you were little and the highlight of your morning consisted of opening that new box of cereal and dig your hands in to search for that special toy? I remember that the […]

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The Ultimate S'mOREO

The Ultimate S’mOREO

Yesterday we spent the entire day at the beach, ending the night with a magnificent bonfire. Summer bonfires almost always consist of s’more making, however sand and marshmallows can sometimes make for a messy treat. Not yesterday, though, because I came up with these adorable S’mOREO packs. I combined a package of 2-Pack OREO, two […]

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