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Strawberry Mango Coconut Battenberg: Channeling My Inner Brit

Indulge me in a bit of a tangent here. It’s officially been four weeks since I purchased my plane ticket to London. Out of those four weeks, I wish I were kidding when I tell you that I’ve spend at least a collective 10 days worth of hours researching my itinerary. I should probably also clarify …

Coconut Lemon Berry Mini Cakes: Practice Makes Progress

Happy 4th of July! …okay, let’s just get this over with….am I a little bit late on this? Yes. But, can you be patriotic with delicious desserts every day of the year? Of course! Phew, I’m glad we can agree to ignore my lack of adherence to the calendar. This weekend, is my family’s Annual …

The Kitchen Sink Cookie: The Internal Conflict

Let’s flash back to the day after Christmas, a few months ago. Feeling overstuffed and eternally bloated, I entered into an internal battle like no other. It went something like this… Bloated Erin: “Woohoo! It’s time to clean house! Truffles? See yah! Half eaten box of chocolate Santas? Adios! Raisinets floating around in my bed after …

German Chocolate Black Bean Brownies: Trickery at it’s Finest

Today, folks, we’re getting a bit sneaky. Let me explain. For the past few weeks, I’ve shared with you a couple of clean eating, but seemingly indulgent treats, to keep us on track. But, when looking at the Apple Raisin Walnut Oatmeal Bread, Mango Coconut Chocolate Granola, and the PB&J Energy Balls, it’s been pretty obvious …

Mango Coconut Chocolate Granola: Coming to Terms

Hey you! I know who you are! You’re the guy/gal who swore off all junk food when making your New Year’s Resolution last week. You’ve now been eating nothing but lettuce and carrots, like a rabbit, for a week. Late at night, as you rub your rumbling tummy, you’ve found yourself wondering about questions such …

Chocolate Nutella and Key Lime Coconut: Dinner and Donuts, Part 2

Well, here it is folks, part two! If you missed my last blog, I mentioned that baked donut week was going to involve multiple projects. I mean, why do anything half way? The reason for the second part of this blog? Last night, I finally hosted my little get together, which I decided to call “A …