Posts tagged ‘coconut’

August 16, 2012

four-layer chocolate cake with coconut and almond filling


Caution: You are about to embark on reading a long post.  It might as well be a novel, with some pretty pictures and an awesome recipe to break up all the monotony of texttexttexttexttext.  Consider yourself warned (but hopefully not intimidated!).


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January 31, 2011

coconut lime bars


I can’t remember the last time I’ve seen this much snow – on my lawn, in the streets, and piled like Mount Everest in shopping center parking lots.

It’s crazy. 




I feel like I’m living in a snow globe.


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November 19, 2010

banana colada muffins


It’s not even the dead of winter, and I have the heater in my room running pretty much 24/7.   Everytime I open my door, there’s a draft from the chilly hallway.  Everytime someone enters my room, I hear, “I feel like I’m in Florida!” 

So then I think, “Oh, but you’re not – we’re not. Couldn’t you tell by my layers upon layers of sweatpants and long sleeves?”

Did I mention that it snowed just the other morning?  Mmhmm, that’s right.  It snowed – in November. 

Yup . . . it’s getting pretty cold in my neck of the woods.


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