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Caramelized Pear Upside Down Pie

A unique seasonal fall dessert, caramelized pear upside down pie is a great reason to break out the cast iron cookware! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A unique seasonal fall dessert, caramelized pear upside down pie is a great reason to break out the cast iron cookware! I’ve been thinking a lot about seasons, darlings. Not just in the sense of Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer, but in life. Those of you who’ve been around a while will notice I usually start doing this in the transition seasons. And it’s autumn, and the house is quiet for…

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Main Dishes

Spinach Fettucine Alfredo

Easy Spinach Fettucine Alfredo Recipe - a semi homemade option for easy weeknight dinners * GoodieGodmother.com

This Spinach Fettucine Alfredo recipe is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bertolli® and Carando®. All opinions are entirely my own. 5:30 p.m. on any given weekday, the Godfather is on his way home from work, the girls and I have just finished afternoon activities, and I need to have dinner on the table by 6 to keep the evening on schedule. Am I concerned? Not in…

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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Caramel Apple Cider Bundt Cake

Imagine fall in a bite. This caramel apple cider bundt cake is like the cake version of apple cider doughnuts, with loads more apple flavor, and caramel. * GoodieGodmother.com

Imagine fall in a bite. This caramel apple cider bundt cake is like the cake version of apple cider doughnuts, with loads more apple flavor, and caramel.   My favorite seasons always have been the transition seasons, Fall and Spring. The weather is mild, there are so many activities, and the flavors are so vibrant with early fruits or the end of summer harvest. When apple and caramel season, i.e.…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets/ Sauces and Condiments

Apple Cider Caramel Sauce

I bet you'll never guess the surprise ingredient that makes this Apple Cider Caramel Sauce a must-make fall dessert recipe! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

I bet you’ll never guess the surprise ingredient that makes this Apple Cider Caramel Sauce a must-make fall dessert recipe! Darlings, welcome to summer! Wait. It’s autumn. Definitely. Unless you take a look at the weather in the mid-Atlantic this week, then it’s summer. But one confused thermostat aside, it’s mid-September and time for all things Fall! This means of course, it’s time for all the apple things. And I’d…

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Blog Recipes/ Breads

Honey Roasted Rhubarb Olive Oil Muffins

Honey roasted rhubarb olive oil muffins - lightly sweetened olive oil muffins are studded with tart sweet honey roasted bites of rhubarb. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Honey roasted rhubarb olive oil muffins – lightly sweetened olive oil muffins are studded with tart sweet honey roasted bites of rhubarb.  One of the top pantry staples I cannot live without is a laaaaaaarge bottle of olive oil. My mother always bought the biggest bottle at the store, so did her mother, and so do I. You look for the largest bottle of good quality extra virgin olive oil…

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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Peach Wine Cake

Fresh peaches, and a little peach wine, make this peach wine cake from scratch a delicious cake fit for a Southern belle!  * GoodieGodmother.com

Fresh peaches, and a little peach wine, make this peach wine cake from scratch a delicious cake fit for a Southern belle!  I’ve mentioned the few years we lived in Georgia a time or two before on the blog. In case you didn’t know, Georgia peaches are a Big Deal. The peach season is long, lasting all summer with different varieties harvesting at different times. There really isn’t much better…

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Appetizers & Party Snacks/ Blog Recipes

Frozen Trail Mix Bark

2 Ingredient Frozen Trail Mix Bark is a great healthy snack option when you're craving a sweet treat! #ad #MomBlogTourFF * GoodieGodmother.com

I participated in Mom Blog Tour Sweets & Snacks Expo (#MomBlogTourFF) on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers. I received Power Up products to facilitate my post, but my opinion and creative content are my own. I love dessert, clearly, but as a sometimes distance runner and part time gym rat, I need balance. One of the easiest ways for me to fuel wisely is to plan balanced snacks, like this frozen trail mix…

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Appetizers & Party Snacks/ Blog Recipes

Whipped Honey Goat Cheese Spread

#ad #BetterwithBreton - Take 5 minutes to whip up this whipped honey goat cheese spread and thank me later! It's the perfect appetizer for stress-free hosting! * GoodieGodmother.com

Thank you Breton for sponsoring this post. Make everyday entertaining better with Breton! This summer I made a conscious decision to focus more on “face time” than other “face” things and it was the best decision ever. With the world at our fingertips, it’s so easy to get caught up in other things and forget that life is simple. The best moments are not made behind a screen, they’re made…

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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Carrot Ginger Lemonade

A refreshing twist on classic lemonade, this carrot ginger lemonade is sure to be a family favorite! Visit GoodieGodmother.com for this easy lemonade recipe.

A refreshing twist on classic lemonade, this carrot ginger lemonade is sure to be a family favorite! Let me start off by saying, yes, that crazy bright orange color is completely natural! It’s thanks to fresh carrot juice from some tasty, sweet, carrots. And lemon, of course. The first time I tried a carrot ginger lemonade, it was in a glass over a lot of ice, so I didn’t fully…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Coffee Caramel Ice Cream Pie

Coffee caramel ice cream pie combines all your favorite coffee shop flavors in one easy no-bake dessert.  * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Coffee caramel ice cream pie combines all your favorite coffee shop flavors in one easy no-bake dessert.  Earlier this summer, I stocked our freezer with ice cream (homemade and not) in preparation for a hot summer. Did we get a crazy hot summer? No. So what is a girl to do with all this ice cream? Make pie, naturally. Pies are a very classic summer and fall dessert, but I…

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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Spicy Guava Margarita

Sweet meets heat with a Caribbean twist in this easy spicy guava margarita recipe! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

I participated in Mom Blog Tour Sweets & Snacks Expo (#MomBlogTourFF) on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers. I received Amazon products to facilitate my post, but my opinion and creative content are my own. I never thought this margarita was going to make it to the blog, because it’s been on my list 3 years now. 3 years! Isn’t that wild? Finding the correct ratios to get the drink just right with easily…

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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Strawberry Capistrano

The Strawberry Capistrano is a refreshing, non-dairy, non-alcoholic drink. The natural bright pink hue from the strawberries makes this summer mocktail irresistible! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

The Strawberry Capistrano is a refreshing, non-dairy, non-alcoholic drink. The natural bright pink hue from the strawberries makes this summer mocktail irresistible! I feel like summer is just starting… right as my e-mail inbox is assaulted with fall and all things pumpkin spice. I’m not ready to let go of summer just yet, even though I have already marked my calendar with the openings of the local farm fall festivals.…

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