Author Archives: Peanut

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake – Bake for the Cure

BREAST CANCER FACT: It’s a GREAT idea to get checked for breast cancer during your annual checkup. Mammograms are a great technology thatdetect it early on. However, they don’t always catch it. Below are some warning signs to keep an … Continue reading

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Sea Salt Caramels – Bake for the Cure

The thought of making this recipe excited me so much, as it has been on my list of things to make for close to a year now. I just haven’t had the time or resources (candy thermometer) to do so. … Continue reading

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Pepperoni Bread – Bake for the Cure

Well folks it’s week #2 (and almost the end of it at that) of the Susan G Komen – Bake for the Cure contest. This week I decided to make a savory item and a sweet item like last week. … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Spice Cake – Bake for the Cure

Bi-weekly Breast Cancer Fact: While more common in women, did you now breast cancer can also occur in men? It’s rare but still something to keep watch for. The overall incidence of breast cancer is 1.3 perĀ 100,000 men, compared to … Continue reading

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Breakfast Pizza – Bake for the Cure

Let me start out this blog post by saying thank you for taking the time to read it! It means a lot to me and is helping out an amazing cause. BREAST CANCER FACT: According to the CDC, breast cancer … Continue reading

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Susan G. Komen – Bake for the Cure

Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls! As you probably know by now, I have had a baking blog ( for a little over a year now as a weekly “hobby”… using the term hobby loosely bc I hope to one … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cookie Doughs

Have you ever heard of the Cookie Monster? Sure you have. (Unless your parents deprived you as a child from watching Sesame Street, which, if that’s the case, let me tell you how to get, how to get to Sesame … Continue reading

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Pint-Size Baker-versary!

Well folks, I am excited to say that it has officially been a year since I started this blog!!! (Technically September 12th was one year, but we won’t tell, will we?) It was also my parents’ 32nd wedding anniversary on … Continue reading

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Gameday Cookie Cake

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Usually that phrase goes along with Christmas, just like the song says… However, I have taken the liberty of extending the “most wonderful time of the year” from September 1 – New … Continue reading

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Chocolate Pie

My dad’s birthday has come and gone, and let me tell you… it was a GREAT one! My sister drove in from out of town to surprise my dad, and four of the five members of our family went out … Continue reading

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