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Blueberry Coffee Cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake

Growing up in Oregon, there was a ‘candy patch’ on the way to town. The ‘candy patch’ was actually a blueberry patch…but apparently when I was growing up I referred to them as candy. I love blueberries. Having moved to Australia, I haven’t had fresh blueberries in about six years, because I have always visited … Continue reading

Chocolate & Pear Cake…and best frosting…

Chocolate & Pear Cake…and best frosting…

I love LOVE LOOOOVVVEEE dipping graham crackers in Betty Crocker Frosting. In fact, whenever I go home I’m instantly overwhelmed with the baking aisle of my local Safeway…because there are so many tubs of icing/frosting there. They’re also pack full of crud, nasty stuff that no one should really be eating all the time (sometimes, … Continue reading

Dark Chocolate Berry Topped Cupcakes

Dark Chocolate Berry Topped Cupcakes

I grew up with Betty Crocker box cake mixes. To be honest, cake mixes are often times easier to do and sometimes cheaper to grab from the shelf when you’re in a pinch…but they’re loaded with crap. That’s why I’m forcing myself to either but stuff that isn’t loaded with crap..or just make it from … Continue reading