Baked Goods

lemon poppy seed muffins with lemons and a purple flour in the center
Baked Goods, Muffins

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

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If you are wondering where I have been for the last couple of weeks, let me just tell you that I have been working HARD on these lemon poppy seed muffins. I have made a batch nearly every single day trying to get the perfect balance of taste and texture. […]

white bowl full of healthy banana oat muffins with white and yellow striped kitchen towel
Baked Goods, Breakfast, Muffins

Healthy Banana Oat Muffins

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These healthy banana oat muffins are rich in nutrients and packed with a variety of superfoods including oats, Greek yogurt, whole grains, and walnuts. This is by far the healthiest recipe on the blog to date, and I think you’ll agree that they really do taste great. It isn’t a […]

Plate full of soft chocolate chip cookies on a Santa plate with a glass of milk for Santa and a Christmas ornament
Baked Goods, Cookies

Santa’s Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Santa’s favorite chocolate chip cookies are extra soft and gooey, not overly sweet, and just the right amount of salty. My Family, (and Santa), love these cookies so much because they have less butter, less sugar, and less chocolate than most chocolate chip recipes. Please don’t let that steer you […]

square slice of yellow southern honey cornbread on a white plate smothered with butter and honey in front of a white baking dish full or cornbread on gray backgaround
Baked Goods, Breads

Southern Honey Cornbread

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This light and fluffy southern honey cornbread has crisp golden edges and a soft, buttery center. It is perfectly moist and made with honey rather than sugar which lends a subtle sweetness. Being born in North Carolina, I have tried my fair share of cornbreads over the years, and the […]

Pile of baked sugar cookies with green, red and white sprinkles sitting on top of white wood backdrop
Baked Goods, Cookies

Softest Sugar Cookies

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These simple drop style sugar cookies are ultra soft and made with extra vanilla, the secret to a great sugar cookie! I’ve found that so many sugar cookies end up being hard and crumbly which is always such a huge disappointment! This recipe yields a tender, cake-like consistency every time. […]

beautiful chocolate coconut pecan pie sitting on a wire cooling rack over a white countertop
Desserts, Pies

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Pie

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If you are trying to decide on a dessert to bring to your covid style Thanksgiving celebration, you should seriously consider this chocolate coconut pecan pie! This twist on the Thanksgiving classic makes for a fun change, and will hopefully bring us all a little bit of pure happiness during […]

ginger molasses cookies on a white countertop in front of a pottery cookie jar with a hen
Cookies, Desserts

Ginger Molasses Cookies

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These ginger molasses cookies are definitely not your typical Halloween treat, and not what I had planned for this week. If you read my pumpkin cheesecake post, you might remember that I had the best intentions of making cute little pumpkin cheesecake pops for my little one on Halloween. That […]

2 cooked pumpkin cheesecakes in premade 9 inch graham cracker crusts sitting on top of white quartz countertop
Cheesecakes, Desserts

Easiest Ever Pumpkin Cheesecake

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If you have never made cheesecake at home, this pumpkin cheesecake should be the one you start with! No water bath here, no homemade crust even. Mixing is your only step, and the recipe couldn’t be easier! Make the perfect fall dessert in under 45 minutes. I made this cheesecake […]