Bacon S’mores!

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It's summer!  Lazy, hazy, wonderful summer.  And with summer come all the delicious taste sensations that are at their best when the days are long and the nights are for sleeping with the windows open: sweet corn, cheeseburgers on the grill, lemonade mint iced tea, absolutely anything made with fresh-picked basil, and of course, s'mores.  I am like a little kid with s'mores and all their graham cracker/chocolate/melty-marshmallow deliciousness.  There's nothing that can be better than a sticky, sweet, warm s'more, right?  Right?  Well, now that you mention it... Read More & Get the Recipe

No Bake S’Mores Brownies

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So, now that I have gone on the record and named my favorite cookbooks of all time (click here if you missed that post!) I can now start telling you about my new favorites.  Because life is better with more cookbooks. But first, because I am me, I need to give you a little back-story.  While I spend the majority of my time photographing cookies and spaghetti and bacon cinnamon rolls, I do venture out of the kitchen from time to time to take pictures of other delicious things.  Like puppies.  A little while back I was lucky enough to photograph this dynamic due of adorableness: Can you STAND the cuteness??? Anyway, their owners are almost as sweet as they are, and on the day of our shoot they brought me a delicious box of Fat Witch Brownies.  Which in case you haven't had one, are the Most Delicious Brownies On Earth.    And just for the record, the Fat Witch people have never heard of me, did not pay me either in brownies or anything else to say this, this is purely my own Read More & Get the Recipe

S’Mores Refrigerator Cookies

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I am such a sucker when it comes to anything featuring the word "s'mores." I was pretty sure I had hit the Holy Grail of s'mores cookies when I made this delicious little cookie recipe, and that version is definitely near and dear to my heart. And of course there is nothing like the real thing: gen-yew-ine s'mores made around a campfire with best friends on a warm summer night. But that doesn't mean I won't jump at the chance to try yet another version, and so when I saw this new approach at Joy The Baker I couldn't resist. This recipe does not involve an oven, a campfire or anything else hot...as a matter of fact, it takes the opposite approach. It's all about the refrigerator. Otherwise known in my house as the source of all information. I have the left side for my papers. The teenager has the right side for her papers. The Southern husband manages to keep all his information in his head. The dog doesn't plan ahead at all, and is way more interested in the inside of the Read More & Get the Recipe