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No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Parfaits

August 18, 2014
No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Parfaits  - rich and creamy, but lighter than your average cheesecake| www.brighteyedbaker.com

Is chocolate a good cure for the Monday blues? And if it is, can I just overdose every Monday? Okaygood. Weekends are fun because relaxing is acceptable and not guilt-inducing, because you can make margaritas and lounge around the pool when it’s too hot to do anything else, and because you can have late nights that […]

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Confession #130: I can’t get enough… Tart Frozen Yogurt

July 17, 2013
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So I’ve been sitting here for the past 10 minutes trying to decide how to start this post, when all I really want to say is: I ♥ ice cream and frozen yogurt… like, A LOT. You know how when you go on vacation, one of the best parts is that you get to splurge a […]

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Confession #129: I’ve become a layerer…Lightened-Up Strawberries and Cream Parfaits

July 9, 2013
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Layerer… is that even a word? Based on the red dots lined up underneath it as I type,  spell check is telling me it’s not…. Maybe it should be layer-er? Who knows. What I DO know is that layering food is fun, and suddenly I’m doing more of it. If you remember, there was last […]

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Confession #81: Some Cravings Can’t Wait… 5-Minute Fruit Frozen Yogurt

August 27, 2012
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You know how all the magazines are coming out with their fall clothing lines, and advertising that it’s time to buy warm tops and cute sweaters and all that? Well I don’t know about you, but last time I checked, it’s still hot where I am. That is, 90-100 degree temperatures hot. And when hot […]

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Confession #79: There’s a Reason Behind Every Recipe… Vanilla Pound Cake

August 13, 2012
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Every time I step into the kitchen, pull out ingredients, and start creating something new, there’s a reason for it. Some of the reasons are always the same: I like being in the kitchen, I love trying out new recipes, and my kitchen time is just “my time”. But there’s always a specific reason behind […]

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Confession #77: I am a Frozen Yogurt addict… Greek Frozen Yogurt

July 29, 2012
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My name is Alexandra, and I’ve been Frozen Yogurt sober for… Yeah, right. Something you should know about me is that I could eat Frozen Yogurt every single day and still love it. Whenever I’m out of the house and want to get something to eat during the day, frozen yogurt is my first choice. […]

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Confession #73: Sometimes it’s Luck… Cherry, Walnut, and Honey Parfait

July 5, 2012
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Sometimes a recipe comes together as a result of lots of thought. Sometimes it takes trial and error. Sometimes, though, inspiration lights the way to the perfect combination of flavors, the perfect composition of ingredients, and it just works. In a moment of hunger one afternoon, I spotted some fresh bing cherries in the fridge […]

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