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Royal Icing

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This recipe is the first and only royal icing recipe I’ve ever used or needed.  It’s from Bridgette of Bake at 350. If this icing works for her, it must be good!  You should really click over and read all of Bridget’s tips to get this icing right and for trouble shooting.  She’s a cookie […]

Cookie Christmas Tree

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It’s time I face the inevitable.  I need to make big girl decorated cookies for once in my life.  Bake at 350 was one of the very first blogs I started following.  Bridget is a cookie genius and master of all things decorated with royal icing.  Soon after finding Bridget, I found Giselle at Baking […]

Clown Fish Cookies

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I made these cookies for Thing 2’s first birthday party.  Our friend Elizabeth liked them so much she asked me to make Elmo cookies for her daughter’s 2nd birthday.  I’m so flattered! Clown Fish Cookies Ingredients: 1/2 recipe No Fail Sugar Cookies, cut into large fish shapes, baked, and cooled 1 recipe Royal Icing Red & […]

Elmo Cookies

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Think of today’s post as my first “commission.”  Our friend’s Kyle and Elizabeth were over for Eddie’s 1st birthday.  Elizabeth saw the clown fish cookies I had made to go with a fish-esque motif I tried to pull off (not so much) and thought the were just adorable.  She knew they were having a Sesame Street party […]

20 Something Redux

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I thought I was about time I made good on my promise to share the details on the Mix CD from my Last Twenty Something giveaway.  But first, I’m going to tantalize your taste buds with my birthday food journey.     First up, breakfast with Mom at JP Pancake.  This place is outrageous and […]

Wednesday Whatsits (20)

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Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! This past weekend we had Otto’s birthday party. Earlier today we announced the winners of the Unique Sweets Dessert Challenge and I shared my awesome Foodie Pen Pals box from Rachel. Tomorrow I’m guest posting at Passionately Artistic and Thriftary. Whew! I thought July was CRAZY. Oh wait. It’s still July. […]

Pterodactyl Cookies

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Did you go out and buy this cookie cutter for your Valentine’s Day cookies?     I did.  Well, I bought this cookie cutter.  I just didn’t buy it to make lips.  I bought mine to make dinosaur cookies for Thing 2’s birthday party.  Alas, my idea of a very themed birthday party got squashed […]

Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats

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Celebrate Halloween with these adorable, tasty Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats and the best part about them is that you can make them today using simple ingredients you already have on hand! Can you believe there’s only 10 more days until Halloween! Where has this month gone? But seriously, Halloween is one of my favorite days of the […]

King (cup) Cakes for Mardi Gras

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Last month one of my favorite bloggers had a giveaway.  Guess what?  I won!  It’s almost 20 days later I’m still completely jazzed.  I’ve only won one other giveaway in my life.  The best part was the giveaway was for Giselle at Baking in Heels 1,000 Facebook fan giveaway. It was really fun to be apart […]

Pioneer Woman’s Cinnamon Rolls

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My laptop is back!  While it’s not better, I do have all my pictures and a real keyboard again which is making me sublimely happy.   It’s been raining for a couple days.  YAY!!  I love the rain.  It makes we want to get all snugly and bake -which in turn makes Mike happy because I take requests.  So […]

Spiced Wholewheat Oatmeal Pancakes

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Good morning everyone!  I’m uber happy to tell you all the wonderful Sophie is guest posting for you all today.  You may remember Sophie my co-host for the Unique Sweets Dessert Challenge and from this delicious Peanut Butter Mug Cake.  I’ll be over at My Happy Place today, so be sure to come find out why […]

Lemon Champagne Mini Cakes

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I can’t believe today is THE day!  I get to share my Get Your Chef On ~ Lemons post.  I’m so happy Jen picked lemons for the secret ingredient for our very first GYCO challenge.  I totally feel the pressure to pick an awesome ingredient for next round.  Want to know more about GYCO?  Click […]

Unique Sweets {Sponsor Love}

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  You’ve entered the contest. You’ve met the judges.   Are you ready to see all the awesome prizes up for grabs? I’m so excited to be introducing you to all our wonderful sponsors who so generously gave to the Unique Sweets Challenge.  Baking is always fun, but prizes always kick things up a notch. […]

Unique Sweets {Judge Love}

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It’s time!  Today begins the first day of judging for out Unique Sweet Link Party Challenge.  I’ve been looking through the posts as they’ve come in this month and I’m beside myself with all the amazing talent out there.  Now, Sophie and I promised celebrity judges, and celebrity judges you shall have.  Ready to meet […]

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, […]

Champagne and Hibiscus Cookies

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You all know how I love our Get Your Chef On cooking challenges.  Well guess what.  There’s a new challenge…where the secret ingredient is always BOOZE!!  Better yet, it’s from two of my favorite foodie bloggers – Julie from This Gal Cooks and Carrie from Frugal Foodie Mama.  Let’s get Spiked!   I have to […]