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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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HP Saturday! Ft. Crumpets

Hello social distancers! Welcome to another installment of HP Saturday. As you may recall from my post on our COVID-19 experience, HP Saturday will now occur on the first Saturday of every month. Not a bad way to start a month, if you ask me. 🙂 As the pandemic continues to heavily influence our lives

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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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Manhattan Cocktail Paired with The Nest

The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney is a novel full of family drama centered around the Plumb siblings’ shared inheritance–”the nest.” The story is set in New York City and it follows the lives of the Plumbs, specifically the four adult siblings Leo, Beatrice “Bea,” Melody, and Jack. Once Leo is involved in a drug

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