Pumpkin Spice Fluffernutter Cookie Sandwiches + A Giveaway!

October 26, 2016
Pumpkin Spice Fluffernutter Cookie Sandwiches |

SO. Don’t even know where to start with this post. Do I mention that it’s been an entire month since I shared that s’mores milkshake? Do I point out that I’ve posted a total of *zero* fall recipes this fall and it’s almost November? Do I admit that I’ve kind of had this recipe in the […]

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How To Measure Flour + OXO Kitchen Scale Giveaway! {Giveaway Closed}

August 17, 2015
How to Measure Flour + @OXO Kitchen Scale Giveaway! | Measuring flour accurately is important! Learn how to do it by hand, plus enter for your chance to win a scale so you can measure by weight for ease and even greater accuracy! |

A few years back I decided I was going to start measuring ingredients by weight for all my baking. I bought an OXO food scale and plunged into the world of pounds and ounces, and it completely transformed the way I bake. To this day, that scale is one of the best kitchen purchases I’ve ever made. Measuring […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2014 + a Thermapen Giveaway! {Giveaway Closed}

December 11, 2014
Holiday Gift Guide 2014 - Gift-giving inspiration for the cooks, bakers, and food-lovers in your life! |

I think I’ve already said it like one or a million times, but I ♡ the holidays so much. I’m totally hyped to share bunches of festive recipes with you guys this month to pump up all that Christmas spirit, but I thought it’d also be fun to throw in something new and do a gift guide. […]

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Sweet Potato Rolls + a ThermoWorks DOT Giveaway!

November 16, 2014
Super-soft and pillowy bread rolls that are easy to make and perfect for serving a crowd.

SO. If you keep up with my constant stream of food-obsessing on Instagram – (hi and you’re awesome!) – you probably saw these rolls make an appearance the other day. It was a total case of spur-of-the-moment baking that turned into something I had to share ASAP. So once again, my bread-loving self is going to […]

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How to Temper Chocolate + Thermapen Giveaway! (Giveaway Closed)

October 30, 2014
How to Temper Chocolate (the no-frills microwave method)|

I’m going to be real here and tell you right off the bat that tempering chocolate is NOT my favorite thing to do. It’s sort of a fussy thing, and being the mess that I am, I also tend to get chocolate errrywhere when I do it. That being said, it’s something that I’m glad I […]

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Kitchen Reorganizing for POPtober + a Giveaway!

October 13, 2014
Inspiration for an Organized Kitchen/Pantry |

This is the day when I give you a *mini* behind-the-scenes look at my pantry and cover my face with my hands while I admit that it looks worse than I ever even realized. Except change that to the past tense because I officially have a (small) section of my pantry that’s super-organized and makes […]

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Peppermint Mocha Brownies + Coffee-mate Giveaway!

November 7, 2013
Peppermint Mocha Brownies - an easy and irresistible holiday dessert! From Confessions of a Bright-Eyed Baker @brighteyedbaker

I once heard that people start pinning holiday-related things on Pinterest 3-something months before the actual holiday. This totally baffles me (although it probably shouldn’t), because usually I can barely manage to post one holiday-themed recipe in time for an upcoming holiday. But wait, did I really make Peppermint Mocha Brownies a whole month before […]

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For Your Kitchen: ThermoWorks ChefAlarm (GIVEAWAY!)

October 21, 2013
ThermoWorks ChefAlarm #giveaway from @brighteyedbaker at Confessions of a Bright-Eyed Baker

Update: This giveaway is CLOSED and a winner has been chosen. Thanks to all those who entered! I’m super excited to tell you guys about a new gadget I’ve been using in my kitchen – the ThermoWorks ChefAlarm –  especially because one of YOU will win one for yourself! If you’ve ever used, purchased, or even […]

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Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes + A Giveaway! (Giveaway Closed)

July 12, 2013
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So today, we have two orders of business. One involves ice cream. And cupcakes, fudge sauce, whipped cream, maraschino cherries, and… sprinkles. You know it’s gonna be good. The other involves a GIVEAWAY!! Also a good thing, for sure. So, first things first – Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes. I’m not actually sure that I’ve ever had […]

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Minted. Giveaway! (Now Closed)

May 26, 2013
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Update: This giveaway has ended. Congrats to Monica – the winner! Today we’re taking a break from baked goods galore so I can share something exciting with all of you – a giveaway! Yup, one of you lucky dogs has the chance to win $50 worth of store credit for Minted to spend on stationary, […]

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