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Malted Milk Funfetti Blondies

Malted Milk Funfetti Blondies | www.themessybakerblog.com

Thick, gooey blondies with a kiss of malted milk powder, white chocolate chips, and colorful jimmies. I don’t care how old you are, you’re never too old for sprinkles. These malted milk funfetti blondies are not only addictive, but they’re fun to eat. I happened to have an over-sized tub of malted milk powder...

Cherry Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Cherry Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Vanilla Bean Buttercream | www.themessybakerblog.com

Ripe, juicy cherries hangout inside of sweet, buttery cupcakes studded with mini chocolate chips and topped with fluffy vanilla bean buttercream. Cherry chocolate chip cupcakes are about to be your favorite summer treat. Cherries have been my summer love this year. I’ve been keeping a bowl of freshly-washed cherries stocked in the fruit drawer...

Grilled Tequila Chipotle Flank Steak ~ #SundaySupper

Grilled Tequila Chipotle Flank Steak | www.themessybakerblog.com

This grilled tequila chipotle flank steak is thick, juicy, and grilled to perfection. The flavors of zesty lime, smoky chipotle, and boozy tequila combine to create a flavorful cut of beef. Beef, it’s what’s for dinner! If it were up to Squirrel, we would eat beef every single day. No lie. I hear the...

Grilled Flank Steak with Corn & Black Bean Salad

Grilled Corn & Black Bean Salad with Mesquite Flank Steak | www.themessybakerblog.com

Sweet corn, creamy black beans, fresh veggies, queso fresco cheese, and mesquite grilled flank steak get tossed together and topped with a cilantro-lime vinaigrette. It’s summer in a bowl, and it’s the perfect way to celebrate the grill with oxo and their #WhatAGrillWants campaign.  You guys, the title…it’s a doozy. Grilled Flank Steak with...

Pineapple-Mango Slush

Pineapple Mango Slush Cocktail | www.themessybakerblog.com

Frozen boozy beverages are where it’s at during the summer. This pineapple-mango slush is an icy blend of frozen pineapples, mangos, lime juice, and vodka. Enjoy these to beat the heat this summer.  This pineapple-mango slush is about to become your new best friend. Because, let’s face it folks, frozen boozy beverages are what...

Peanut Butter Banana Oat Smoothie ~ #SundaySupper #ChooseDreams

Peanut Butter Banana Oat Smoothie | www.themessybakerblog.com

Frozen bananas, protein-packed peanut butter, creamy Greek yogurt, and fiber-filled oats get blended together to create a thick and creamy peanut butter banana oat smoothie. I’ve been quite the smoothie addict lately. With the abundance of fresh fruit available, it’s hard not to be. I’m known for being over zealous at the farmer’s market....

Gluten-Free Chesapeake Cheddar Bay Biscuits

Gluten-Free Chesapeake Cheddar Bay Biscuits | www.themessybakerblog.com

All the buttery richness of a biscuit made gluten-free with Pamela’s Products Biscuit & Scone Mix. Prepare yourself for a Gluten-Free Chesapeake Cheddar Bay Biscuit addiction.  I’m sure you’re all familiar with the famous cheddar bay biscuits from Red Lobster, right? They’re a slightly sweet, tender biscuit with a burst of fresh herbs and...