Category Archives: Food

Friday Finds

This is an ode to my favorite things: DIY for the home, pizza, awesome small businesses and of course…Sacramento. DIY Find: This DIY Hand Painted Rug from Caitlin McGrath of The Merrythought on Poppytalk is about as new as it … Continue reading

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Baked Pumpkin Doughnut Recipe

I have been wanting to bake doughnuts since I got really into baking last year. I never got around to it, though, so I got myself a doughnut pan this week and decided it was time. Since I love pumpkin … Continue reading

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Hello, Fall!

It’s official…Fall is here! Heck, there is even a chance of rain in Sacramento tomorrow and Thursday. It will still be in the 70s, but I will take it! I restocked the baking supplies, got a doughnut pan and I’m … Continue reading

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Just Eat It: Pumpkin Coffee Cake

The other day, I used Sally’s Baking Addiction’s wonderfully delicious Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies, and as per usual, they did not disappoint. Even my mom, who is a pumpkin hater, enjoyed one. The only problem with making something that … Continue reading

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I’d Can That: A Canning Roundup

Last year was the first year I ever attempted canning. It was actually the first year I ever thought about canning. My boyfriend got me a canner for my birthday (because these are the gift ideas I have nowadays) and … Continue reading

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Yo Momma Monday: Tiffany McCauley of The Gracious Pantry

After I had Cecilia, I got really interested in clean eating and living a clean lifestyle and one of my biggest inspirations was The Gracious Pantry. Tiffany’s recipes were simple, easy to follow, I didn’t have to search endlessly in … Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursdays: A Recipe

A couple days ago, one of my really good friends Allie came up for a visit from San Francisco. She’s gearing up for a semester in Thailand in August and this just might be one of the last times I … Continue reading

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My Healthy Life: Banana-Blueberry Chocolate Shake Recipe

Any time I hear the words “healthy shake,” I cringe just thinking about the existence of protein powder in the drink. Protein powder is fine if that’s what you’re into, but why do you have to mess up a perfectly … Continue reading

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Recipe Remix: Caramel Oatmeal Chewies

A couple weekends ago, I went to my very first estate sale. While there, I scored five cookbooks for $1.00. The deal was really 20 books for a $1 but since I wasn’t about to walk into my house with … Continue reading

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This Week at the Weekly Treat

Back when I could eat donuts whenever I felt like it, I would love the maple sprinkled donuts. You couldn’t find them at every shop in town, but when you did, it made your heart soar. Well, at least mine … Continue reading

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