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Double Chocolate Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches - www.countrycleaver.com

Double Chocolate Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

I’m a competitive person. It’s a sickness. I can’t help it. And as it turns out – so is Ben. Lately we’ve been playing some hard core, super intense...

Homemade Angel Food Cake and Strawberry Shortcake - www.countrycleaver.com

Homemade Angel Food Cake

*Preface* – Today’s post comes in two parts. First - I made this cake. I danced around like Elaine Bennace with joy. Second – Ben’s birthday was yesterday and I might be reconsidering...

How-To Tuesday –  Whip Egg Whites

How-To Tuesday – Whip Egg Whites

Who spent this weekend totally refreshed and inspired? And thankful, too? I hope you all had a great Memories weekend, doin’ your first official summer things – BBQ’ing, boating,...

It’s Okay to Judge – Your Cheese

It’s Okay to Judge – Your Cheese

You have expectations, credentials, standards, desired, requirements and firmly planted opinions on why you choose the things you do. I can tell you in an instant, I am super...

Mastering Compact Gardening

Mastering Compact Gardening

I live for gardening season. It takes all my strength not to go out once the Seattle winter rains have stopped (worst joke, ever) and gather everything up and...

My Weekend Rituals and How Coffee and Music Makes it Great!

My Weekend Rituals and How Coffee and Music Makes it Great!

Morning rituals are important, especially on the weekends. Through the week, as so many of us can attest, we are busy and dragged in so many directions, we can’t...

Arenciata Certriolo Spritzer - www.countrycleaver.com

Arenciata Cetriolo Spritzer

If ever there was a weekend that needed recovery from, it was this last weekend. If you follow me on Instagram, you know I ditched the PNW, Ben and...