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Doughnut Sugar Cookie Tutorial… Super Easy!

Whip up a batch of colorful iced sugar cookies in no time with this doughnut sugar cookie tutorial and easy cookie glaze recipe! It's so easy to make these colorful cookies - even if you've never decorated a sugar cookie before. * GoodieGodmother.com

Whip up a batch of colorful iced sugar cookies in no time with this doughnut sugar cookie tutorial! It’s so easy to make these colorful cookies – even if you’ve never decorated a sugar cookie before. Many moons ago, before my small children, I had time to play with royal icing on cookies pretty regularly. In fact, it was still possible with just 1, because my oldest napped like a…

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S’mores Cookies

These sandwich s'mores cookies are among the best cookies of all time! Soft graham inspired cookies sandwiching rich chocolate ganache and topped with real roasted marshmallows. Definitely summer's perfect cookie. * GoodieGodmother.com

These sandwich s’mores cookies are among the best cookies of all time! Soft graham inspired cookies sandwiching rich chocolate ganache and topped with real roasted marshmallows. Definitely summer’s perfect cookie. I’m having a lot of trouble finding the words to start the s’mores cookie blog post. Picture one Godmother, sitting in front of the computer screen, smiling like a total goof and dancing around trying to come up with an…

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Patriotic Blueberry Cherry Slab Pie {VIDEO}

This patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie is a festive way to celebrate summer. Even pie newbies will achieve beautiful results with the easy to follow video tutorial! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #4thofjuly #patrioticdessert #redwhiteandblue #slabpie #cherrypie #summerdessert

 This patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie is a festive way to celebrate summer. Even pie newbies will achieve beautiful results with the easy to follow video tutorial!    We can celebrate America’s birthday month, right? I made this patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie for a celebration 4th of July week.  So I know a few of you looking at the date are wondering why I didn’t wait until next year…

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Lime Icebox Cake

Looking for a no-bake, easy summer dessert to feed a crowd? Look no further than lime icebox cake. Easy to assemble, with all the flavor of a lime (or key lime) pie and none of the work! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #keylime #lime #summerdessert #iceboxcake #nobake #easydessert

Looking for a no-bake, easy summer dessert to feed a crowd? Look no further than lime icebox cake. Easy to assemble, with all the flavor of a lime (or key lime) pie and none of the work! Ever since I discovered the icebox pie, I’ve been a little enamored. How genius is a dessert that requires zero baking, feeds a crowd, can be made in a zillion different flavors that…

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The Great White Cake Recipe Bake Off

It's time for The Great White Cake Recipe Bake Off! I'll talk about a few different styles of white cake recipes, what separates a white cake from a yellow cake, and the results of a taste test! * GoodieGodmother.com

It’s time for The Great White Cake Recipe Bake Off! I’ll talk about a few different styles of white cake recipes, what separates a white cake from a yellow cake, and the results of a taste test! Hello darlings! Today’s post is a little different than my usual recipe posts. It’s time to have a talk about white cake. About 3 years ago, a girl decided to spend a week…

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Lime Curd Recipe

Just the right balance of sweet and sour, this lime curd recipe is a must! Use as a spread for scones or pancakes, or an easy filling for cakes and tarts. Ready in minutes, and you can use now or freeze for later.

Just the right balance of sweet and sour, this lime curd recipe is a must! Use as a spread for scones or pancakes, or an easy filling for cakes and tarts. Ready in minutes, and you can use now or freeze for later. Have you ever found yourself in a mood for a particular food and nothing can fix it until you make all.the.things. with it? When that strikes with…

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Perfect White Cupcakes From Scratch

AKA the *original* White Cake Recipe From Scratch - these perfect white cupcakes from scratch rise with a beautiful dome every time. This is a versatile, crowd-pleasing, easy vanilla cupcake recipe.  * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

AKA the *original* White Cake Recipe From Scratch – these perfect white cupcakes from scratch rise with a beautiful dome every time. This is a versatile, crowd-pleasing, easy vanilla cupcake recipe.  Darlings, this is my long-promised white vanilla cupcake recipe. If you’ve been around the blog a while, you’ll recognize this recipe as the original recipe posted for my white cake from scratch. In the years since posting, I did…

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Blackberry Gin and Tonic Pound Cake

Inspired by a summertime twist on a classic cocktail, this blackberry gin and tonic pound cake is a delightful anytime treat or gift to share with friends! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Inspired by a summertime twist on a classic cocktail, this blackberry gin and tonic pound cake is a delightful anytime treat or gift to share with friends! I love it when one food inspires another in a completely unrelated category. Sometimes the best ideas in the kitchen, and life in general, happen at the most arbitrary times. Take this bread for example. It’s just a variation on a classic quick…

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No Bake Matcha Lemon Ginger Tart

Need an easy yet elegant dessert? Make this No Bake Matcha Lemon Ginger Tart today! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Need an easy yet elegant dessert? Make this No Bake Matcha Lemon Ginger Tart today! Are you as in love with matcha as I am? The Godfather and I discovered matcha lattes way back in Georgia at a neighborhood coffee shop. We adored them! The earthy green tea hit the spot as far as warm drinks go. At the risk of sounding hipster, this was before matcha was trendy. 😉…

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Six Inch Chocolate Cake with Tahini Buttercream Frosting

A six inch chocolate cake is the perfect size for smaller groups! Make this delicious chocolate cake recipe and pair it with a light and nutty tahini buttercream frosting. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A six inch chocolate cake is the perfect size for smaller groups! Make this delicious chocolate cake recipe and pair it with a light and nutty tahini buttercream frosting. You know those days when you want a cake, but you don’t need a “whole cake”? Like, just enough cake for maybe 5-8 people. A standard 8 inch cake feeds about 16, way too big for a small celebration. So what…

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Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars

Chocolate, vanilla, and cheesecake! These Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars are a crowd pleasing dessert. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Chocolate, vanilla, and cheesecake! These Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars are a crowd pleasing dessert. Name your top 3 ice cream flavors from childhood. Chances are, cookies and cream was somewhere in there. Who doesn’t love the combination of chocolate cookies, creamy filling, and EVEN MORE DESSERT? Cookies and cream anything is like getting milk, cookies, and a bonus extra something else. In this cake, bonus cheesecake. I can’t even…

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Bakery Style Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Soft, chewy, thick, and utterly decadent, these bakery style chocolate peanut butter chip cookies taste are milk's best friend. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Soft, chewy, thick, and utterly decadent, these bakery style chocolate peanut butter chip cookies taste are milk’s best friend.  Darlings, life is always better when we have cookies. Especially thick, chewy, soft, loaded with ALL THE CHOCOLATE AND PEANUT BUTTER cookies. Like these beauties. About the size of your palm, and about as thick, these cookies are the stuff of dreams, particularly when served warm. …

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