Blog of the Year Award

Well, Christmas is but 2 days away and 2013 is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t some fun to be had before the bright, shiny ball drops from the sky!  I was recently given the honor of being nominated for the blog of the year award by another blog I loyally read, My Year of Cupcakes!

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To Buy or Not to Buy: Cookbooks

Back in the ooooold days, if you wanted a recipe for a delicious homemade chocolate cake, you had 2 options:  Ask your mother for her great great grandmother’s recipe written on a piece of parchment from medieval times, or turn to your trusty sidekick – your cookbook.

I may have been slightly exaggerating with how old these recipes are, but I believe my point was clear:  You wanted a recipe, you asked for a tried and true recipe from someone close, or found one in a cookbook.

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