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Tag Archives: Baking

Chunky Monkey Banana Bread

This is the most delicious banana bread in the universe. You will never taste a yummier banana bread. I promise. Here is the recipe: CHUNKY MONKEY BANANA BREAD 3 eggs 1 cup butter 150 ml milk 450 ml flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 cup sugar 3 bananas 200 ml walnuts 200 ml chocolate chunks [...]

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The BEST Triple Chocolate Brownie EVER

This weekend we had a small get-together for some friends to celebrate my husband’s birthday. It was a laid-back after work drink with some nibbles at our place. I served up a simple (make-ahead) menu made up of yummy marinated olives, an aged cheese tart with a couple of fresh salads, and mini pumpkin cupcakes [...]

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Spicy Pumpkin Cupcakes Recipe

It’s the season for pumpkin cupcakes! These are so so delicious. You will not be able to get enough! I’ve made them as cupcakes, mini cupcakes and even as a cake (bake in a tin, divide into two or three layers, use tons of frosting). Click past the break for the recipe and get baking!

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Swedish Cinnamon Buns

There’s Mothers Day, Fathers Day, and – in Sweden – there is The Cinnamon Bun’s Day. I’m not joking. All over Sweden today, people will be eating cinnamon buns. I felt like I had to get into it this year so I baked up a batch of buns yesterday. Our freezer is full of lactation [...]

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Mini Piccolini’s Lactation Cookies

Even though it’s not actually that long ago that I finished nursing Little A (just eightish months ago), I was wondering if it would be a similar experience nursing this time around, or if it would be different – maybe even harder? So I was happy to find that it really is just like riding [...]

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Mini Veg – Bagels

Those of you who follow Mini Piccolini on Facebook might have seen that Alec and I spent the morning baking yesterday. He has woken up crazy early the last couple of days and as a result has been a wreck by 9am. Baking is one of the best ways to make the hours until nap [...]

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