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Mini Vanilla Cake with Chocolate Frosting & Crispies

Mini Vanilla Cake with Chocolate Frosting & Crispies - Happy Friday, friends! Yesterday I talked about fitness, being active, and working out at home… today I’m talking CAKE. Haha! I know, I know. It’s called balance, people. I actually baked this cake because today is a momentous occasion- Emmett’s 30th birthday! Yesss- that is why he’s the shining star of this post. We were supposed to be in Denver right now celebrating, but instead we’re trying to enjoy his birthday at home social distancing. I bake him a cake every single year and this year he requested something with chocolate frosting. Given it’s just the two of us at home celebrating this year, I thought a mini cake was probably more appropriate for this birthday. It’s perfect for two and doesn’t use as many ingredients. Click through for the recipe, and to wish Emmett a happy birthday! Continue Reading

Chocolate Soufflé Recipe-
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Chocolate Soufflé

Yesterday morning we were shaken awake by a pretty large earthquake here in Salt Lake City. I had never experienced one of that magnitude before and it was honestly pretty frightening. On top of everything going on with COVID-19…

Flourless Chocolate Cake -
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Flourless Chocolate Cake

Whew!! We made it to Friday, friends! If you follow along on Instagram, you already know yesterday was a weird day for me. I found an image of our basement in a large, reputable magazine that didn’t credit my…

The Best Peach Pie -
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The Best Peach Pie

Yesterday I shared phase one of our basement / media room makeover and we’ve definitely been spending more time down there since finishing it! Is there anything better than eating a big slice of pie on a comfy couch…