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I know I think this and probably say it every single time I start a monthly recap, but August seemed to go especially fast. It seems almost impossible to think that we’ll be starting the month of September tomorrow. Also that September tends to signal fall, which I’m not entirely sure I’m ready for. Summer …

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Oreo Pudding Brownies

Oreo pudding brownie is a chewy brownie layered with cheesecake filling and topped with Oreo pudding. An over-the-top brownie everyone is sure to love. Today is my birthday! And what better way to celebrate than with these Oreo pudding brownies? I first made this dessert back in February, two weeks after Kennedy was born. The …

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This summer is absolutely flying by! It feels like just yesterday that I was writing June’s Piece of Cake post. But this month has been full of lots of summer fun, so I can’t complain too much. What do you say? Should we dive in to the month of July?? Piece of Cake: Five month …

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The Best Summer Workouts

Summer is a great time of the year. The sun is out, the days are longer, and there are so many more activities to do. The summer is also an excellent time to pursue your fitness goals and get in great shape. With all of the extra daylight and sunny weather, you will be able …

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Why Every Day Should Be Cheat Meal Day

Cheat meals. You know, that meal you look forward to having all week long. To indulge in on the weekend. Denying yourself that slice of pizza, bowl of ice cream, bagel smeared with cream cheese, stack of waffles. Whatever your cheat meal is, I’m going to tell you to stop thinking of it as a …

slices of peach cheesecake galette on two plates with the whole pie on a pink plate, surrounded by fresh peaches

Peach Cheesecake Galette

Peach cheesecake galette is a simple peach pie with a layer of silky cheesecake filling. Topped with fresh peaches, this open faced pie is a great summer treat. Welcome to summer, my friends! Not that it wasn’t summer before, but for some reason when we get past Fourth of July, it really starts to feel …

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How is it possible that June is already over?? I swear this year just continues to fly by. Even with quarantine the past couple of months, it’s hard to wrap my mind around the fact that we’re over halfway through the year. It also doesn’t seem possible that we now have a four month old …