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Audrey Lintner

Audrey Lintner is a freelancer for the Lawrence Journal-World and lawrence.com. She writes the Bite Sighs column.

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Bite Sighs: Pumpkin cranberry bread to take on the road
November 25, 2014
Not overly moist or crumbly as most pumpkin bread, this one is firm and slightly dense; studded with dried cranberries and white chocolate chips, it’s the perfect in-car take-along snack that won’t leave crumbs in the upholstery as you head over the river and through the woods.
Bite Sighs: Midnight madness pumpkin pie
October 21, 2014
The season of pumpkin spice everything is here.
Bite Sighs: Apple walnut tart
September 23, 2014
Whether your day was stellar or in the cellar, there’s nothing like a treat after a hard day at school or work. Now that September is upon us, a lot of those treats might be apple-based. Throw in a little cream cheese and a lot of butter, and your apples will put a whole new spin on “wow.”
Bite Sighs: Apple oatmeal bread worth your time
August 27, 2014
Bread-making is, truth be told, a little time consuming. It can also be tricky if you don’t pay attention to what your hands are telling you. On the other hand, the amazing smell (and taste) of freshly-baked bread makes almost any amount of effort worth it.
Bite Sighs: Make cookies out of your favorite pie
July 15, 2014
Greetings, all! Summer is here, bringing with it intense heat and an intense longing to avoid cooking anything more involved than a toaster waffle. While looking for a summer-worthy (read: simple, with minimal stove time) dessert, I stumbled across Arlene Cummings’ recipe for Mini Cannoli Cups.
Bite Sighs: Who wants s’more cookies?
June 17, 2014
The season of camping is upon us! Time for singalongs, skeeters, and those gooey little treats known as “S’mores.”
Bite Sighs: Pseudo tiramisu
May 21, 2014
I wanted to make tiramisu for Mother’s Day, but exotic items like mascarpone cheese and ladyfingers (Seriously?!) are not to be found within 30 miles. To that end, I decided to create a simplified version, made with everyday stuff that’s easy to get ahold of.
Bite Sighs: Cinnamon rolls with a twist
April 23, 2014
When my friend Angie asked for a King cake last month, I was happy to oblige. I found an excellent recipe online, made the cake and was immediately addicted. Since my daily carb limit doesn’t include huge portions of cake, I decided to have a go at adapting the recipe to something smaller. Turns out, it lends itself perfectly to cinnamon rolls.
Bite Sighs: Scoop up snacks with gluten-free crackers
March 19, 2014
Since my kiddo is on a gluten-free diet, I’ve learned a few things about gluten-free shopping.
Bite Sighs: Cash in on extra-rich brownies
February 12, 2014
Have you ever had one of those uncontrollable chocolate cravings? The kind of wild craving that sends you scrounging through the cabinets, looking for a can of frosting and a spoon? Me, too.

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