CHAI SPICE PUDDING CAKES

Maybe you’ve heard of lemon pudding cake? It’s an old-fashioned dessert with a flavorful pudding-like base topped with a light, spongy cake. These chai spice pudding cakes are a reimagined version of that classic dessert, baked up with warm fall spices.

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THE BEST CHEWY PECAN SHORTBREAD BARS

There are times when my sweet tooth gets too big for its britches. Like, instead of just hankering for something sweet, it gets picky and wants something sweet…and chewy…and gooey…and maybe with a little bit of texture. See what I mean? Way too big for its britches. That happened just this last weekend but lucky for me, I have a recipe for the absolute best chewy pecan shortbread bars and it was just what I needed to quiet my demanding sweet tooth.

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FALL DECORATING IDEAS – HOME TOUR

This will be our third fall season in this home. As we grow into the space and make it more and more ours, I keep thinking that there will come a time when decorating for each new season will be easy because I can just check out pictures from last year and repeat it. But with each year, I find myself wanting to display my favorite fall decor elements in a fresh new way. This year is no different. Come on in for a home tour to see what I’ve done differently this year and pick up some fall decorating ideas while you’re here.

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