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Alicia Ross

My name is Alicia Ross. I am a Southern girl born and bred, so the love of good food runs deep in my bones. As a writer who loves to travel, explore my hometown, chat over a cup of coffee and cook, I’m glad you’ve stopped by to join the conversation here on Kitchen Scoop.

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None of my friends can believe that with 1-year-old twins and a
part-time job I am able to make dinner every night. When I tell them about
your cookbooks they are amazed! Thanks again.

Melissa Caldwell
Richmond, VA

Recipe Scoop
Will’s Sheet Cake

Will's Sheet Cake

Here’s one of those recipes that has made it’s way around the recipe boxes and files for years. I’ve heard it called everything from Butter Cream Cake to Ooey Gooey Butter Cake to Cream Cheese Blondies.

Key Lime Cookies

Key Lime Cookies

They look like snow sprinkled mounds of wonder, with the fresh citrus flavor of summer. Way to combine the seasons!

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