Monthly Archives: July 2013

gruyere and black pepper scones

For pretty much all of high school and most of college, my go-to pastry order from Starbucks was the maple oat nut scone. It was incredible – nutty, crumbly and iced with a delicious maple glaze – the perfect amount … Continue reading

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homemade cherry garcia ice cream sandwiches

One of my favorite childhood treats was a huge Oreo ice cream sandwich. Cookies and cream ice cream {my favorite flavor growing up}, sandwiched between two dense, not-too-sweet chocolate-y cookies. I remember having them in the late afternoons after day-long … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!  Have you all had a chance to check out amazine yet?  Their site allows the user to bring a personal online magazine to life by creating and clipping beautiful stories from across the internet. It covers a wide range … Continue reading

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