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Tres Leches Rice Pudding – Smitten Kitchen

Tres Leches Rice Pudding – Smitten Kitchen

People are either in the corner of loving rice pudding (overall legit people in general) or hating it (those that kick puppies).  It’s similar to tapioca.  Do you like tapioca pudding (aka, you’re a fun, energetic, intelligent person), or do you hate it (otherwise known […]

Pear Galette – The Forest Feast for Kids

Pear Galette – The Forest Feast for Kids

My kids are so awesome.  Like, truly awesome.  They are both so smart and funny and all the things you say about your own kids.  But I have to be honest here.  I’m not the most patient person in the world. I absolutely hate to […]

S’mores Crepes – The stuff your breakfast dreams are made of

S’mores Crepes – The stuff your breakfast dreams are made of

Full disclosure here, I’m not a sweets person.  I could completely take dessert out of my life and be cool with it.  I don’t live alone though and the fact is, the other three members of my family do love sweets.  Although dessert is rare […]

Buttered Popcorn Cookies – The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook

Buttered Popcorn Cookies – The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook

Smitten Kitchen is one of my all time favorite cooking blogs.  Deb Perelman, the writer, is engaging to read and I always find the recipes she posts easy to follow and delicious.  Plus, the photographs are always really, really beautiful.  So it’s no surprise that […]