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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…

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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…

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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

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…