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Devil’s Food Cake with Strawberry Buttercream

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I’ve realized important two things.

First, I don’t eat enough bagels.  From a health standpoint, I’m sure I eat enough bagels.  There’s probably not a daily recommended allowance of bagels, although there should be, and it should be 5.  When I got home from the hospital Sunday morning, I stood in front of my fridge for far too long, trying to figure out why I didn’t want to eat anything that was inside (aside from the fact that there’s basically just eggs and string cheese in there).  Continue reading

Chocolate Whisky Bundt Cake with PB Glaze and Chocolate-Covered Potato Chips

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Whew. What a title, right?!

I made this cake for my old Roomz and another good friend from law school after they reminded me that it had been a really long time since they had eaten anything “Kate baked.” So, like, maybe I went overboard trying to impress them is what I’m trying to say…

Isn’t it weird how things happen like that, though? You spend three years seeing a person every day and sharing fridge space and borrowing eggs and telling each other to “PLEASE EAT SOME OF THOSE COOKIES SO I DON’T EAT THREE DOZEN BY MYSELF.” And then, one day, you stop doing that. And suddenly, it’s been six months since your old Roomz has eaten anything you’ve baked.

Ugh, change. Amirite?!

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Roasted Blueberry Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream

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So, I’m on my OB/Gyn rotation right now.  On the OB part with the babies.  And the thing is that OB’s work a lot.  Like…a lot.

The main problem with this is not the loss of sleeping hours, although that is sort of a sad thing.  The main problem is that when you get up really early and your day is really long, you’ve created these extra meal times. Continue reading

German Chocolate Bundt Cake

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Wanna know something rad?

Monday night, I wanted to see my best friend Hannah. So… we just called (who are we kidding? texted) each other and made plans to see each other. She came over, brought The Weatherman, and we all hate-watched The Bachelorette over one-too-many cocktails. (JK. Never too many cocktails).

I tell you what. This whole Living in the Same City as Your Best Friend thing is the best.

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Banana Cream Cake

29 May photo 1-1

Some things:

1. No one has sent me my business cards with “Hannah Lust, 1/2M.D.” yet.  I thought they were supposed to come in the mail?  Is there someone I can speak to about this?

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2. Last night the Weatherman (yes, I’m outing him) and I watched the Bachelorette premier(e?) with some friends.  I know people watch this as a real thing, but…I just…I can’t be serious about it.  The awkwardness was hurting my teeth.  One guy was wearing a suit of armor.  Also, that girl gets to drive a Bentley!  This is not real life.  Obvs, because it’s TV.  I maaaaaay have to watch next week.  Continue reading

Swedish Visiting Cake

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Oh, man. Last week, you guys.

Forgive our extended absence. It was hard to muster much of a positive attitude with all the crazy happening in the world. Joking about our complete inability to act like adults felt a bit inappropriate.

But! The week ended with a little bit of closure and with some good old fashioned heroics (of the law enforcement as well as normal people type). And now we’ve found some extra brain space to bring you some goodness!

By that I mean, this is Kate. Putting off studying for finals.

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Grapefruit Yogurt Cake

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A few days ago we had the first Perfect Spring Day of the year in Austin.

The sun was out, but it wasn’t too hot. The wind was blowing, but not too hard. Just the Perfect Spring Day.

Perfect Springs Days fill me with a rush of gratitude. So here are some things I am just super thankful for lately:

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