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Banana Dream Cake*

I bet you didn’t know this about Bananas: 1. The banana “tree” is not really a tree, but a giant herb. The banana is the fruit of this herb. 2. Bananas were introduced to the United States at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Celebration, where they were sold wrapped in foil for...
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Dear Baby Sister*

Dear Haley, Today you got your drivers license and I am not going to lie, I have been shitting bricks every time I think about it worried about this day for a long time. I was so happy that you were a total slacker and didn’t get your driving...
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{Foodie Block Party} Georgia Peach Ice Cream*

I am looking forward to sharing lots of bloggers with you through the Foodie Block Party, but I have really been looking forward to introducing you to Joelen from What’s Cookin, Chicago! Joelen has been blogging since 2007 and was one of the first food blogs I ever read....
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Fingerling Potato-Leek Hash with Turnip Greens & Eggs*

When Jorge and I first met, the only kind of hash he smoked ate was this nasty “Corned Beef Hash” that came out of a can. It literally came out in the exact same shape as the can, ridges and all, looking like pink mushy dog food. He would...