Mixed Spice Bundt Cake with Caramel Frosting

Last week was the season finale of Game of Thrones, season 7. I’m not gonna give away any spoilers here except OMG IT WAS GREAT even though the rest of the season was interesting not always in a positive way. But a season finale needs a season finale dessert!

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Lemon Meringue Pie

It is one of my friends’ birthday today! Happy birthday!! He is a wonderful fella who always manages to make me laugh or support me when I’m whining about my life. He puts 120% into his teaching, often staying up way late in order to be prepared for the upcoming weeks, and always sharing all his resources with me. Plus, he loves the color purple and it’s basically because of him that our school switched its colors to purple and silver from red and black. Which, let’s be honest, is a lot better.

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Quick and Dirty Enchiladas: Essential Mexican Cooking for the Southwesterner

I’m an Arizona girl. Always have been, always will be. I have two Arizona heart stickers on my car and am proud of it. One of the most basic skills I think every Southwesterner needs, however, is the ability to make basic Mexican dishes at the drop of a hat. Yes, since they are at the drop of a hat, they are not the most authentic, but sometimes a girl’s got to do what a girl’s got to do! Namely: make Mexican food. (*Note: this does not include tamales. Show me a quick tamale and I’ll show you a shoddy tamale. Abuelas everywhere are shaking their heads in disappointment.)

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