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How to Make Frozen Yogurt at Home + 3 flavors!

How to Make Frozen Yogurt at Home + 3 flavors!

I remember when frozen yogurt shops first started opening in our city. I was a teenager and we would drive 30 minutes to get fro-yo. We were addicted. One of my mom's friends, Sue, went early one day,
Beets & Turmeric Quick Bread

Beets & Turmeric Quick Bread

If you are anything like me, you love a quick bread. Banana bread, zucchini bread, pumpkin bread, beer bread...give me all the bread. Quick breads are perfect for breakfast or a snack. Have you ever
Brown Butter and Vanilla Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Brown Butter and Vanilla Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Before you think you'll never make these because you don't like oatmeal raisin cookies, let me tell you that I'm in the same camp. THESE CHANGED MY MIND. Now, I've made oatmeal raisin cookies in the
Elderflower and Orange Bundt Cake

Elderflower and Orange Bundt Cake

You know those "food trends" articles that come out at the beginning of each year? I usually don't pay them much attention. Hello, kale and quinoa? Can we be over those now? Anyhoo, I saw that floral
Cinco de Mayo Cake

Cinco de Mayo Cake

Yes, it's Ocho de Mayo. I may always be on time in real life, but on the blog...maybe not so much. This cake was for a cake auction (!) at a Cinco de Mayo fundraiser. Spoiler: it did sell and not to
The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Chocolate Streusel Muffins

The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Chocolate Streusel Muffins

These muffins are for the chocolate-lover in your life. For us, that's our entire family. So much chocolate is packed into these chocolate streusel muffins. You may think you can't handle this much
Hibiscus Agua Fresca and Rosé Sangria (for Cinco de Mayo)

Hibiscus Agua Fresca and Rosé Sangria (for Cinco de Mayo)

Attention! Attention! This is your Cinco de Mayo cocktail!!! (Did you know you needed a Cinco de Mayo cocktail?) I told you last week that we might just be going "all hibiscus, all the time" around
PINK! Hooray and Diamond Stamped Cookies

PINK! Hooray and Diamond Stamped Cookies

As soon as I saw Sweet Sugarbelle's cutter and cookie stamp kit, I knew I had to try it. I love all of the designs, but especially the words! This is the perfect solution if, like me, you're just not
Hibiscus Lemon Squares

Hibiscus Lemon Squares

Are you as smitten with hibiscus as I am? I mean, the color alone is worth swooning over, but I love that tart taste as well. I mainly drink hibiscus as tea, but it was only a matter of time before it
First Communion Cookie Set for Tony

First Communion Cookie Set for Tony

There's almost nothing sweeter than little girls in white dresses and veils and boys in little suits and ties celebrating first Communion. Our nephew Tony made his first Communion over the weekend
The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Natural Food Coloring

The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Natural Food Coloring

Don't worry. I have not abandoned food colorings. A girl does like to have some options, though. Over on The Pioneer Woman Food and Friends, I'm showing some easy (and interesting) ways to color
Chocolate Banana Cream Pie

Chocolate Banana Cream Pie

This pie has been on my mind for a while now. Why I decided to make a chocolate cream pie for the Easter that Mr. E and I were empty-nesters, I don't know. I promise I did not eat half of a pie (in
Cookbook Crush: The Pretty Dish (Zucchini Bread Pancakes)

Cookbook Crush: The Pretty Dish (Zucchini Bread Pancakes)

I've been a fangirl of Jessica from How Sweet Eats for...forever. Pretty much since she started blogging. I love Jessica's voice, her recipes, her photography, her adorable family. Yep. Fangirl. Her
The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: How to Naturally Dye Easter Eggs

The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: How to Naturally Dye Easter Eggs

I had SO MUCH FUN with this. Have you ever used natural dyes to color Easter eggs? Until recently, I'd never tried it...and now? Well, maybe I think about it too much. Dyeing eggs with veggies,
9 Desserts to Make for Easter

9 Desserts to Make for Easter

If you're menu planning for Easter or charged with bringing dessert, I have a few ideas for you. Obviously, I just posted an Easter trifle, so I don't need to mention that. Wait, I just did. Here
Easter Trifle

Easter Trifle

Why don't I make trifles more often? Why? They're fun to make, can be put together ahead of time, and feed a crowd. Oh, and they happen to be delicious! They're one of those desserts that you bring to
Bacon and Parmesan Grissini (thin breadsticks)

Bacon and Parmesan Grissini (thin breadsticks)

Last month, Mr. E and I went to Austin and ate dinner at a place with killer cheeseboards...and grissini (thin breadsticks). The grissini were light, thin, and crunchy with just the right amount of
The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Cornmeal Muffins with Blackberry Jam

The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Cornmeal Muffins with Blackberry Jam

Are you on spring break? If you are, I think these muffins are in order. So homey, so delectable, so...quick to make! There's just something special about the texture of corn muffins. Add in a
The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Chocolate 101

The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends Latest Post: Chocolate 101

Let's get this weekend started off right - with chocolate! My latest post over on The Pioneer Woman Food & Friends is Chocolate 101. We'll talk about the different types of chocolate from milk to
Flourless Spiced Chocolate Cookies

Flourless Spiced Chocolate Cookies

So, maybe I worked out for an hour, came home, made cookies, and ate three of them (totally ingesting more calories than I burned). Is that SO wrong? To say that these chewy, chocolatey, spiced