I wasn’t planning on posting anything today, Kate and I are supposed to be on a blog-cation!  But I just finished making these and had to share.  See, the stomach flu attacked our house this week, right after it attacked our house last week.  So for almost 2 full weeks I’ve had at least one,…

Reindeer Food for Christmas Eve
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Remember back when Kate and I went to compete at the Better Homes and Gardens Blogger Cook-Off?  And we told you about all of the amazing food we ate?  Well the morning of the actual cook-off we had an awesome breakfast and this was one of the dishes served.  I remember thinking that it would…

Ham and Cheese Souffle Roll
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How are y’all doing on your holiday baking?  Some people might assume that Kate and I spend hours each day creating beautiful baskets full of gourmet goodies to pass out to family and friends all month long.  And who knows, maybe Kate is the goodie-basket lady, but I haven’t even started holiday baking!  I’ve done…

Cookie Dough Gift {and a few fun extras}
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I don’t know how it happens, and every year I swear I won’t let it happen again, but every single December, I find myself swamped in the first few weeks of December and then that week before Christmas, everything stops–my kids are home from school, holiday programs are over, treats have been made and delivered,…

Dipped Marshmallow Pops
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I know. I have issues. A slight addiction to warm chocolaty drinks. I just posted some of my favorite specialty flavors, but this one needed its own post! If you’re in the SLC area, you can tune into KSL’s Studio 5 this morning and watch me whip this up live. Cross your fingers I don’t…

S'mores Hot Chocolate
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I love hot chocolate.  Like, really love it. I also love flavored steamed milk.  I buy it in the middle of the summer and the Starbucks employees ask me if I’m aware they sell iced drinks.  I don’t drink coffee so I guess this is my vice.  One of my favorite things to do during…

Gourmet Hot Chocolate
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Sara mentioned in her day-after-Thanksgiving post that neither one of us had the Thanksgivings we were anticipating. Because this was our first Thanksgiving in our new house (and also the first time we’ve had any kind of room to entertain), I was so excited to cook a huge dinner for guests. Until my daughter got…

Apple Pie Ice Cream
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We recently announced the upcoming release of our Cookbook! We are flattered that so many of you wish it was going to be available for Christmas gift-giving. It may not be in stores until February, but this just might be the easiest holiday gift ever! The Our Best Bites Cookbook is available for pre-order right…

Pre-Order the Our Best Bites Cook Book!
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Believe it or not, this actually  does relate to food, so stick with me here!  A couple of weeks ago I showed you a peek of my Christmas decorating and I had several requests for a tutorial on the wreath I made.  I’ve made lots of fabric flowers before, but I hadn’t thought to put…

Tutorial: Rolled Fabric Flowers
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So a few days ago, I got a text from Sara saying that she noticed I had holiday Jello something on the calendar and was wondering if I was FINALLY posting my soon-to-be-world-famous Jello/cottage cheese/shredded carrot concoction. I texted her back that I was. And then I couldn’t stand myself any longer because if there’s…

Glass Block Holiday Jello {Festive!}
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During December, we’re going to be doing some extra posts to help you guys make it through the holiday season with your sanity in tact! This is a really quick tip that will help you in all your candy-making endeavors (like Apple Cider Caramels and Peanut Brittle). When you’re making candy, being able to accurately…

How To: Calibrate Your Candy Thermometer
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AKA: “Why yes, you may have that raise” cupcake jars, or “Oh my gosh I think I love you” cupcake jars, or “Yes of course we should agree to a ceasefire, in fact let’s do dinner tonight”  cupcake jars. You get my point, right?  I have no other words, these are amazing.  It’s like Christmas…

Peppermint Fudge Cupcake Jars {& striped frosting tutorial}
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