Alexandra Meldal-Johnsen

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April 10, 2018

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March 14, 2018

I've been baking pies all my life, and there is just nothing I love more.  I've been working mostly off of my own recipe variations off of Joy of Cooking, b...

March 9, 2018

Made Nigel Slater's recipe from the Food52 cookbook "Genius Recipes."  This is pretty aptly called a "cake" vs "bread," as it's so dense and rich and moist....

February 24, 2018

I wish I knew exactly where this recipe came from, so I could credit it properly, but my step-mother passed it along to me from I don't know where and I hav...

February 24, 2018

Ok, so I bought the Instant Pot and had it sitting in it's box in my basement for a few months.  Then a friend shared this chicken tortilla soup recipe with...

February 24, 2018

OMG, this was sort of bonkers.  It was really fun to make.  I got this idea from a TASTY.CO video someone shared to my Facebook page.  I didn...

February 24, 2018

I grew up not enjoying cherry pies, but NO LONGER.  This pie is one of my favorites to make (and eat) now.  I found the recipe at artfulparent.com, but...

May 16, 2017

I've been wanting to make this cake for sooooo long.  And my goodness, it did NOT disappoint.  It was so fun to make, so fun to decorate, so fun to look at...

May 16, 2017

 FUNfetti cupcakes!  These come from Crazy for Crust.  Get the recipe HERE.

Buttermilk helps make these so super moist.  These are a delight to make and...

May 16, 2017

Mmmmmm!  These were the first of three sprinkle-filled/topped treats I made for my son's 3rd birthday.   It took me a few tries to make them the size I want...

April 25, 2017

I pinned this from The Domestic Rebel.  They are titled "The Best Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookies" so I had to try them!  They have a little bit of espresso...

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Documenting my journey to make (and eat and share) all the food I've been dog-earing, Pinteresting, & ripping out of magazines for years (and perhaps making some of my own design along the way). Hoping to inspire others to get cooking/baking/making/creating as well!

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