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Easy Whiskey Cupcakes Recipe

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My friend Rabecca is here today to share her Easy Whiskey Cupcakes Recipe. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! It gets better you guys; she made Baileys frosting….. from…

Valentines Day Treats

Leftover Valentine’s Day Candy Treats

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I don’t know if you are anything like me, but I kinda hate holidays where kids come home with a bunch of candy.  I love Valentine’s Day, but all the…

Easy Peanut Butter Cheesecake & Graham Cracker Houses

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Fun fact – In college my husband used to bake and sell cheesecake during the holidays for extra money.  My husband is not a trained chef or baker, but he…

Star Wars cupcakes

Star Wars Cupcakes : Easy Recipe

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So this month my son turned eight.  Let’s sit back for just one second and try to figure out how eight got here so fast….. I just can’t. Anyway, we…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Vegan Ice Cream Recipe : Veggies Don’t Bite!

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I am ridiculously excited to introduce Sophia from Veggies Don’t Bite to share her vegan ice cream recipe with us.  Our family is not vegan but I am always looking…

diy pumpkin iced latte

DIY Pumpkin Iced Latte : With REAL Pumpkin!

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DIY Pumpkin Iced Latte. So I am sure many of you have seen that ‘what’s in a pumpkin spiced latte’ image floating around the internet.  I am not quite as…

winnie the pooh birthday party

Winnie the Pooh Party : Pretty Cute If I do Say So Myself!

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This past weekend we celebrated our Little Miss C turning Three with a Winnie The Pooh Themed Birthday Party!  If you are planning a Winnie the Pooh themed birthday party…

pretzel Crisps

Healthy Party Snack Ideas

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We are always on the hunt for healthy party snack ideas and healthier on the go options.  As a mom that is trying to balance being healthy along with being…

Sugar Bowl Bakery : Mother’s Day Tea

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Are you hosting a Mother’s Day Tea?  I have a quick suggestion for a lovely addition to your menu!  We were recently introduced to Sugar Bowl Bakery desserts and we…

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Three fun things to do with Peeps!

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Peeps are a sweet Easter tradition in our house.   Peeps taste the same as ever, but there are SO many different types of Peeps!  Chick and Bunny Peeps come in…


Better for you Root Beer Float

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I am always looking to make traditional recipes a little bit better for our family.  We like to eat healthy and clean as much as possible, but that doesn’t mean…


Tillamook Ice Cream! Yum!

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Last night we had a fun little holiday treat!  It is fun to surprise the kids from time to time  with ‘for no real reason’ special treat.  We don’t have…