Toasted Coconut Vanilla Bean Marshmallows

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Toasted Coconut Vanilla Bean Marshmallows Ever since my 2nd Foodie Penpals package arrived with a mahoosive amount of homemade goodies, I've been desperate to try making my own marshmallows. This is the first time ever making marshmallows so I wasn't quite sure what to expect and decided to adapt a basic marshmallow recipe from Martha Stewart. I had some desiccated coconut remaining from making my English Coconut Macaroons so had already decided I was going to put it to good use to create vanilla bean marshmallows with a generous coating of toasted coconut on top of the marshmallow … [Read more...]

Foodie PenPals #2 – July 2012

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Foodie PenPals - July 2012 I'm so excited to share what I received in my Foodie PenPals package for July, 2012. I was matched with Rebecca who unfortunately, doesn't have a blog. Rebecca is from Bath, England. Links: UK and European Foodie PenPals can sign up here,US and Canada Foodie PenPals can sign up here. If you're interested in joining, the basics are that you get automatically matched to a person that you will be sending your package to. You need to contact that person asking some 'probing' questions. Wait until they get back to you with their answers and address. Then you get to … [Read more...]