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NEW on Buttered Side Up: Russian Cream with Vanilla Rhubarb Compote.

This is one of the best desserts I've ever made.

Get the recipe: https://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2016/05/russian-cream-sour-cream-panna-cotta.html

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The first time I had Russian Cream was almost four years ago. Reuben's aunt had a celebration for all the years she had spent working as a cook at a Russian camp, and we were invited! Lucky us. I can't recall many details of ...
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This Triple Lemon Cake has citrus in three places: the cake, the filling (lemon curd!), and the frosting...

Get the recipe: http://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2015/05/triple-lemon-naked-layer-cake-with.html

#cake   #recipe    #dessert   #baking   #lemon   #foodblogger  
I have always wanted to make a cake decorated with flowers. I've admired many a blogger's gorgeous creation. So, when the folks at Marx Foods contacted me and offered edible flowers for me to play with, I was quite excit...
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Last Wednesday (April 27) we decided to take the kids out for a stroller ride in the woods. As you can see, we don't have a double stroller, so Helen just sits on the front. It works. I didn't tell Reuben, but my main reason...
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I'm 38 Weeks Pregnant!

Come see a GIF of my belly from weeks 6-38: http://www.blog.ericalea.com/2016/01/38-weeks-pregnancy-update.html

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Check out my latest post on +Ree Drummond's blog: How to Make Mock Devonshire (Clotted) Cream

Get the recipe: http://thepioneerwoman.com/food-and-friends/how-to-make-mock-devonshire-clotted-cream/

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Devonshire (or clotted) cream is the quintessential accompaniment to scones: creamy, a little tangy, and a bit nutty. Sadly, unless you live in a country where it’s popular, it can be a bit h…
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NEW on Buttered Side Up: Eat Your Greens: Spinach! Learn how to increase your nutrient absorption, plus some prep and storage tricks.

http://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2016/05/eat-your-greens-spinach.html
I think we all know that we should be eating more green leafy vegetables. They're packed with nutrients. But somehow it can be a bit difficult to actually incorporate them into meals. I don't know about you, but I'm usually s...
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Rhubarb is in season! Here are 30 recipes to get your creative juices flowing: http://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2016/05/in-season-now-rhubarb.html

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Here in northern Minnesota, the growing season is quite short: it starts late and ends early. Any hearty plant that appears early is appreciated. Rhubarb is one of those awesome plants that comes back every year. It requires ...
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Check out my latest post on +Ree Drummond's blog: How to Make Lemon Curd!

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When I was a teenager, I was obsessed with tea parties. My sisters and friends and I would plan elaborate get-togethers and make scrumptious food to accompany tea. I loved stopping by the tea shop …
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NEW on Buttered Side Up: Egg-Free Dark Chocolate Mousse! It's super easy to whip up, and it only requires 3 ingredients!

Get the recipe: http://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2016/02/egg-free-dark-chocolate-mousse.html

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Can I be done being pregnant yet? It feels like this baby has been inside of me FOREVER. I'm excited to meet our little bundle of joy. And to be finished with this big belly. My due date is only a week and a half away! My...
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Check out my latest post on The Pioneer Woman's blog: How to Make Beef Broth! It's SO much better than store-bought. 

Get the tutorial: http://thepioneerwoman.com/food-and-friends/how-to-make-beef-broth/
Making broth is one of my favorite things to do in the kitchen. It just makes me happy. Not only is homemade broth frugal, it's very nutritious as well. It contains beneficial minerals, healthy fat...
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NEW on Buttered Side Up: Maple Candied Pecans! They're a bit addicting... 

Get the recipe: http://butteredsideupblog.blogspot.com/2016/01/maple-candied-pecans.html

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Some of my favorite snacks are a combo of sweet and salty. You don't have to choose between the two. And because your palate doesn't get overwhelmed by either flavor, you can eat more at a time. Which could be a bad thing, I ...
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