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Coconut Lime Blueberry Bundt Cake

Coconut Blueberry Lime Bundt Cake

Coconut Blueberry Lime Bundt Cake- whoa that title is quite the mouth full! But a deliciously tangy sweet mouthful. It seems that I get the urge to make a citrus bundt cake during the month of January every year. Last year I made a Lemon Poppyseed Bundt Cake, and the year before that I made […]

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Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Hearts

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Hearts

Boy has it been a whirlwind the last few weeks. It all started when after a weekend in San Francisco for the Winter Fancy Food Show, which by the way is my new favorite event! Then, as soon as I stepped off the plane, everyone got sick….just in time for mama to come home! Last […]

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Lime and Coconut Bars

Lime and Coconut Bars

Lime and coconut is probably my favorite flavor combination. I have made Lime Coconut Pound Cake, Tequila Coconut Lime Cream Bars, and made a massive 6 layer lime and coconut cake for my sister’s graduation. The slight tartness from the lime combined with the sweet chewiness of the coconut just works…beautifully. I made these for […]

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Lime Coconut Pound Cake

Lime Coconut Pound Cake

Yesterday I returned home from a fabulous weekend in Austin, TX. It was my first time in Texas, and boy did we live it up! I am pretty sure we tried every type of food and every local brew. I am still in such a food comma, so this post will be short! After having […]

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Coconut Lover Cupcakes

Coconut Lover Cupcakes

  Next weekend I will be attending The Big Traveling Potluck. Although the meals will be catered (I think), they asked everyone to sign up to bring cupcakes, appetizer or cookies for a specific day. Let me tell you about this event. There were only 75 tickets available, and at least half of these tickets […]

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And More Blueberries

And More Blueberries

Around this time every year, my daughter and I make the quick trip up north to Temecula to harvest blueberries at a berry farm. Even though it is always unbearably hot, we always have a great time. It always amazes me at just how many blueberries she can eat. But hey it’s fruit right…so no […]

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World Peace Cookies and The Dalai Lama

World Peace Cookies and The Dalai Lama

“It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short-term and the long-term for both yourself and others will come.” -Dalai Lama Last week I had the honor of attending a lecture given by the 14th Dalai Lama. Not only is he […]

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The Hawaiian French Macaron

The Hawaiian French Macaron

If you haven’t yet noticed, I love making French Macarons. I think it is because they are so incredibly temperamental that if you do the slightest thing wrong, your whole batch is a flop. A tiny bit of egg yolk…your egg whites don’t stiffen, or if you over beat them the end cookie will result in […]

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