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Labor Day Desserts

For the past few years our family’s Labor Day tradition has been to head down to our beach house and enjoy the weekend with some of our aunts, uncles, and cousins. As usual, I’m typically in charge of dessert. Over the years, I have made quite a few things, but our favorites tend to involve… Continue reading Labor Day Desserts


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Summer Desserts: Lemon Meringue Pie

If you haven’t realized it by now, my family really loves lemon desserts. They are definitely our go to favorites for family dinners and parties, especially in the summer time. On my dad’s side of the family, no lemon dessert is better loved than lemon meringue pie. Despite it being a family favorite, I’m ashamed… Continue reading Summer Desserts: Lemon Meringue Pie

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4th of July Dessert: Mom’s Apple Pie

I know that people always says there mom’s pie, cake, or casserole is the best, I’m pretty sure my mom’s apple pie really is the best apple pie ever. While apple season doesn’t start until August, we typically start seeing apple pie at our family gatherings at the end of June since it’s my brother’s birthday… Continue reading 4th of July Dessert: Mom’s Apple Pie

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Memorial Day Dessert: Sour Cream Apple Pie

Ever since we had the Warm Sour Cream Apple Pie at Slightly North of Broad, I’ve been waiting for a chance to recreate it. I figured that Memorial Day was a great opportunity to give it a try, especially since our family along with a few of our aunts, uncles, and cousins all go down… Continue reading Memorial Day Dessert: Sour Cream Apple Pie