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Lemon Coconut Cookies

Need a recipe to use up a lot of egg yolks? These lemon coconut cookies are just the recipe! These lightly sweetened lemon cookies are soft, rich, and a little unique with the added coconut. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Need a recipe to use up a lot of egg yolks? These lemon coconut cookies use 6 yolks! These lightly sweetened lemon cookies are soft, rich, and a little unique with the added coconut. These lemon coconut cookies are a fitting recipe to share this week. Originally developed for my home bakery, these cookies were a way to use up the excess egg yolks from all the macaron orders. I…

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Lemon Curd Recipe

Homemade lemon curd is worth 15 minutes! With a brighter lemon flavor than the store bought kind, this lemon curd recipe is easy, freezes well, and most importantly - tastes fabulous. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #lemoncurd #lemons #teatime

Homemade lemon curd is worth 15 minutes! With a brighter lemon flavor than the store bought kind, this lemon curd recipe is easy, freezes well, and most importantly – tastes fabulous. I’d like to thank Ina Garten for being amazing. Back in the days of my dance studio (another lifetime ago), I would do my admin work at home, with Food Network playing. This was back when Food Network had…

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No Bake Honey Peanut Butter Oat Bars

No bake honey peanut butter oat bars make an easy, fun snack perfect for the whole family to grab-and-go! * GoodieGodmother.com #nobake #peanutbutter #honey #diygranolabars #easysnack

No bake honey peanut butter oat bars make an easy, fun snack perfect for the whole family to grab-and-go! My tiny humans eat like birds. And by that, I mean they eat approximately half their body weight in snacks, daily. It’s not that they don’t eat well at meals, the constant motion just means that snacks are required for sanity. Mine, not theirs. So while fruit, applesauce, hard boiled eggs,…

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Fresh Peach Cobbler

Fresh peach cobbler is a hallmark summertime recipe! You can make peach cobbler year round, but there's something extra special about a summer fruit cobbler with fresh peaches. Peach cobbler is a great easy recipe for summer entertaining.  * GoodieGodmother.com

Fresh peach cobbler is a hallmark summertime recipe! You can make peach cobbler year round, but there’s something extra special about a summer fruit cobbler with fresh peaches. Peach cobbler is a great easy recipe for summer entertaining.  Ever since we spent a few years in Georgia, I look forward to summer and peach season with a childlike glee. Fresh, juicy, peaches are the official sign of summer for me!…

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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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