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Swedish Meatballs

It’s undeniable… meatballs are one of the most delicious and universally loved foods out there. Well, unless you happen to be a vegetarian, in which case you probably find the thought of a literal ball of meat to be quite abhorrent. Your loss. For the rest of us who revel in consuming large hunks of…

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Easy Lefse

I simply adore potatoes and all their starchy glory. Baked, mashed, fried, roasted, bakedĀ again, I'll eat them any and all ways. Perhaps my favorite ...

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Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

To go along with the Real Pumpkin Pie made out of Homemade Pumpkin Puree, I'm sharing how to make your own homemade pumpkin pie spice! Now why would ...

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Real Pumpkin Pie

In one week, I'll have on my loosest sweater, my stretchiest yoga pants disguised as leggings, and I will be hoarding all the turkey legs, cornbread ...

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Baklava

It's no secret that I have a weakness for desserts... but none more so than baklava. If you've had baklava, you understand why. If you haven't, I want ...

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Homemade Pumpkin Puree

How many cans of Libby's pumpkin puree have you opened in your lifetime? Countless, right? Whether you're a seasoned veteran of the holiday cooking ...

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Cauldron Cakes

Whenever I imagined Harry Potter's Cauldron Cakes, for some reason I always imagined a very plain chunk of yellow cake shaped like a cauldron. Why? No ...

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Starbucks Pumpkin Scones

Am I the only one who was disappointed when Starbucks discontinued their old pastries?? I don't care that the new ones have a fancy French name and ...

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Mini Maple Pecan Tarts

Is there anything more delightful than a bite-sized pecan pie?? Like a little pocket version that you can take anywhere? I dunno about you, but I ...

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Shepherd’s Pie

November is technically the start of the Holiday Season, right? I know there are some of you out there who are moaning and groaning about the ...

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Plaid Flannel

There’s something ridiculously cozy about wearing plaid flannel during the fall. In fact, I think plaid flannel was made specifically with falling leaves, crisp mornings, and pumpkin spice lattes in mind. Ok that’s definitely not true, but it’s still the best way to wear it. Now I had a particular plaid flannel shirt that I…

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Red Coat

I couldn’t decide whether I wanted this title to be a reference to colonial history or Pretty Little Liars… so it’s both. Whatever. I have many levels of depth. The point is, I’m wearing a red coat and I love it. This coat was actually the first fall purchase I made this year, and I…

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