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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Amazing Pumpkin Pound Cake

Pumpkin lovers rejoice! This amazing pumpkin pound cake recipe is not only easy to make, but moist, flavorful, and topped with a delicious maple glaze.  * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Pumpkin lovers rejoice! This amazing pumpkin pound cake recipe is not only easy to make, but moist, flavorful, and topped with a delicious maple glaze.  This really is an “amazing” pumpkin pound cake recipe, darlings. I know words like that seem superfluous, especially on food blogs, because it’s our job to talk up our recipes. BUT, I’m a home baker, you’re a home baker, and this recipe is legitimately that…

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Blog Recipes/ Cookies and Macarons/ Desserts and Sweets

Pumpkin Spice Latte Macarons

Pumpkin spice latte macarons are a fun take on a classic fall coffeehouse drink! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Pumpkin spice latte macarons are a fun take on a classic fall coffeehouse drink! Love them or hate them, the herald of all things fall is the arrival of the pumpkin spice latte. From September to November, it graces billboards and features in so many #basic instagram posts. Unless you’re me and don’t like pumpkin spice lattes. Seriously, I share one maybe once a year with the Godfather at his…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

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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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. *Apple Cider Doughnut Cake Recipe on 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. Autumn,…

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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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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Bourbon Maple Leaf Cocktail

A perfect drink for cool evenings and changing seasons, the Bourbon Maple Leaf cocktail is great for sipping alone or pairing with cool weather comfort food. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A perfect drink for cool evenings and changing seasons, the Bourbon Maple Leaf cocktail is great for sipping alone or pairing with cool weather comfort food.  Bourbon is one of my favorite spirits. This is strange for someone originally from Florida, where depending on which side of Lake Okeechobee you live it’s a toss-up between rum and Jack Daniel’s. Bourbon was something I wasn’t exposed to until college, and since…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Blondies {Egg Free}

This peanut butter pumpkin blondies recipe is egg free, delicious, and the perfect fall dessert for pumpkin lovers! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Peanut butter pumpkin blondies are a delicious alternative to brownies in the fall. Festive, and easy to make, they’re a great gift or easy dessert. Strange as it sounds, you may thank a protein smoothie for this peanut butter pumpkin blondies recipe. I was on a pumpkin mocha protein smoothie kick for about a week, and the only can of pumpkin I could find in my cabinet was one of those…

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Blog Recipes/ Side Dishes

Ranch Hasselback Potato Casserole

Crispy edges, a creamy center, cheese, and Ranch dressing - this Ranch Hasselback Potato Casserole is a fabulous side dish for potato lovers! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Somewhere between potatoes au gratin and the Hasselback potato, this ranch Hasselback potato casserole is a tasty side dish with everything you love about both dishes. Crispy potato edges and a creamy, cheesy sauce. The NYT Food section sends me on “I must make this!” cooking tangents more often than I should admit. Like last year, when they posted a recipe for a Cheesy Hasselback Potato Casserole and, after I…

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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Ginger Turmeric Sore Throat Soother

A natural caffeine-free way to sooth a sore throat, Ginger Turmeric Sore Throat Soother * GoodieGodmother.com

Soothe a sore throat with one of my favorite natural remedies, a ginger turmeric sore throat soother!  Early this year, I was introduced to cooking with fresh turmeric, and I now use it whenever possible in lieu of dry. Not only is it supposed to be super good for you and full of great anti-inflammatory curcuminoids, it tastes good. With seasonal colds starting to make the rounds in the Godfather’s office,…

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Appetizers & Party Snacks/ Blog Recipes

Breakfast Jalapeño Poppers

Breakfast Jalapeño Poppers - The perfect baked jalapeño popper recipe for morning football games... or breakfast lovers! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Game day watch party food can be a challenge when your team is in a different time zone. Incorporate traditional tailgate foods with a morning twist when you add breakfast jalapeño poppers to the menu!  The Godfather and I follow our college football team each year. It’s our alma mater, where we met, got engaged, and were both members of the marching band. I played clarinet and convinced him to…

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Cookies and Macarons/ Decorating Tutorials

Painted Fall Leaves Sugar Cookie Tutorial

Painted Fall Leaves Sugar Cookie Tutorial * Video and Instructions on GoodieGodmother.com

Decorating festive autumn sugar cookies is easy with my painted fall leaves sugar cookie tutorial. Using either royal icing or fondant as a base, learn how to paint sugar cookies to create vibrant and beautiful designs. Shortly before I closed the bakery,  I began this phase where I wanted to paint EVERYTHING! If there was a way I could work painting into a design, I would do it. I loved…

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