Tag: dessert

HP Saturday! Ft. Banana Fritters

This month’s installment of HP Saturday is inspired not by a dish eaten in the Harry Potter world but rather by one of the unique passwords to the Gryffindor common room. The Fat Lady is the infamous keeper of the common room, and her creative passwords are an iconic and fun element in the books.

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Gâteau au Yaourt (Yogurt Cake) from Bringing up Bébé

Now that I’m in my third trimester, preparing for the arrival of our sweet baby Charlotte has taken up most of my life–and my reading list. I seem to spend most of my time between bathroom trips reading parenting books, articles, and forums because I have baby on the brain 24/7. I know that there

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The Best Coffee Cake in the World Paired with Gwendy’s Button Box

You guys, I found the absolute best coffee cake recipe in the world. This cake was so close to perfect, and it tasted like the fluffiest cloud is a heaven made of desserts. I’m obsessed with it. Now, you may be wondering, what business does such a light and perfect dessert have accompanying a Stephen

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Pineapple Empanadas Paired With We Unleash the Merciless Storm

We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia is the action-packed sequel to We Set the Dark on Fire. While We Set the Dark on Fire made us fall in love with Carmen and Dani and set the stage for life in the dystopian world of Medio, this book really ramped up the drama

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HP Saturday! Ft. Apple Crumble Pies

Hello and welcome to another installment of HP Saturday! As indicated in my last post, each Saturday I’ll be trying HP recipes from The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook, putting them in context for how they’re relevant to the story, and letting you know how the recipe works for me. Like puddings, pies have an important

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