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Red, White n Blue n Yellow n Purple

baking - trader joe's

I hate packing. So yesterday, in the midst of pouring cleansers and shampoos into tiny little bottles, I decided to take a baking break.

Hey, you know what would be a good idea for 4th of July? Patriotic Cornbread! What could be more American?

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It’ll be a cinch – I’ll just use Trader Joe’s mix…

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…and some blueberry chevre

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(Completely ignoring the fact that the goat cheese looks purple.)

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Craisins for redness…

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how could this go wrong?

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Hmmmm….

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…question…

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…does this look ANYTHING REMOTELY CLOSE to patriotic cornbread?

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This would actually be perfect for Easter, with all those little treasures…

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…consensus is – delicious.

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I ate 3 pieces for brunch:

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Off to the movies – enjoy your 4th of July!

  • Liliana Durán

    Hey I didn`t remind that today was your Independence Day until I read your post. And I must say that this afternoon in the Obradoiro Square, in front of beautiful Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, there were a group of young people from USA singing the national anthem and now I know why. Fantastic patriotic cake.

  • http://decipherinfinity.blogspot.com Shen

    WOW! U had me craving for those. That’s awesome.

    Happy 4th of July! :))

  • http://www.thevegtress.wordpress.com Emily

    Well, it may not necessarily look patriotic, but it sounds delicious! I’m so jealous of your creativity in the kitchen.
    I hope you had a lovely 4th! <3

  • http://brokencookiesdontcount.com Fran@ Broken Cookies Don’t Count

    That looks incredibly easy and delicious, Lynn! What a great idea. I love cornbread and rarely make it-mostly because I will eat ALL OF IT! Happy 4th of July!

  • http://joanne-eatswellwithothers.com Joanne

    It’s the thought that counts! And the taste. And I’m SURE this tastes delicious.