Royal Icing Recipe Video

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It’s been quite awhile since I last posted. I apologize for being MIA but I needed a little break. I’m ready to start posting again more regularly. I’m keeping it short and simple today. When brainstorming ideas I thought it would be a good idea to film the making of my royal icing recipe. I’ve shared […]

Inspiration Challenge: Paris {Mendiants}

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Welcome to another Inspiration Challenge. This month’s theme is Paris. Boy o’ boy did I have a time with this one. Have you ever felt like you’ve lost your creative mojo? Well that’s totally me right now. I have so many ideas that flow through my brain on a daily basis but I can’t seem […]

Inspiration Challenge: Warm & Fuzzy {Hot Chocolate for Two}

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It’s time for January’s inspiration challenge. This month’s theme is warm & fuzzy. All kinds of ideas ran through my head for this challenge. Everything from sewing projects to a cake. In the end I decided to focus on the feeling of warm & fuzzy rather than a literal interpretation. Hot chocolate always gives me […]

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Fudge Recipe

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Today I want to share this dark chocolate peppermint fudge recipe with you. I was supposed to post it days ago but life got in the way. I’ve made this fudge three times already & everyone loved it. The most recurring comment was that it was so creamy & smooth. They loved not only the […]

Cookies n Cream Cupcakes

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Yesterday was our Thanksgiving potluck at work. Whenever we have potlucks I always sign up for dessert. It’s my thing. This year I decided to bring cookies n cream cupcakes. Since it was a weeknight I took the easy way out and used a cake mix. I know there are some people out there that […]

Buttercream Icing {Video Tutorial}

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Before I share my video tutorial with you I want to talk about the VMA’s. I’m learning more and more that they will show just about anything on TV now. Love it or hate it our world is changing and networks are pushing the line with what is acceptable and not. To me the only […]

Magic Drop Cookies

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I work in accounting and each month, on the last day of the month, we have to stay late to get our books closed. We work through lunch and enjoy a catered meal. If we’re lucky someone will bake a dessert and bring it in. This past month I was in the mood to bake […]

Coconut Almond Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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When Shelly of Cookies and Cups and Kristan of Confessions of a Cookbook Queen announced that they were hosting a second creative recipe contest I was on board to participate. What made it exciting for me is that the theme was to take a recipe that either of them have made and put our own […]

Nutella Filled Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Buttercream Icing

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Father’s Day this year was all about chocolate. I’ve been craving chocolate cake and finally had a reason to make it. To take the cake to the next level I filled it with Nutella because well everything is better with Nutella right? I put a dam around the edge of the cake, filled it with […]

Strawberry Butttercream Recipe {Simply Sweet Saturdays}

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Before I share my recipe with you I would like to let you know that after a lot of soul searching I have made the hard decision to end Simply Sweet Saturdays. Today will be the last one. I don’t know if they will be gone forever but at least for the foreseeable future. If […]