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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 […]

Nutella Pinwheels // The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2013

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It’s that time of year.  Baked goods are being made like clock work, stores are packed, Christmas music is all over the radio, and The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap is here! Oh and it’s Day ten of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW.  YAY!  I had to take yesterday off.  It’s been […]

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Welcome to day six of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies on WLOW!  It’s time for a little more hidden booze in your cookies.  :)  Ready, and break!   I make  no secret of my affinity for sneaking booze into baked goods and savory recipes.  It’s not just about “oh there alcohol in it, let’s […]

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. […]

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 […]

Blog Resources

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Building Your Blog   BlueHost – When I moved from Blogger to self-hosted WordPress, I selected BlueHost as my hosting server.  I knew A LOT of other bloggers who used them.  I’ve never had any issue with BlueHost.  When I was designing my WordPress site {before it officially went live} my site crashed, BlueHost found […]

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 […]

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 here […]

My Happy Place: 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 […]

Wedding Planning: The Venue

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Oh wedding planning.  How I love and hate you.  If you’ve never had a wedding (or been closely involved with a wedding) let me impart a tiny word to the wise – this a whole world of craziness you never knew you were getting yourself into.  There are about a million and five questions, and […]

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 […]

Leprechaun Cheesecake Shooters

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Hi, Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner  here today sharing a bite-sized dessert that will be sure to satisfy the leprechaun in your life! I love creating desserts for holidays – it’s a time for me to be creative!  And I’m just really drawn to mini desserts.  Now I’m sure everyone has heard of […]

Wednesday Whatsits (77)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ———- Here’s what has been going on around the blog this week. My new Secret Recipe Club post is like the best fall/winter ever! I dubbed it The Kristy Kringle. Hello 4-Ingredient Poblano Bacon Cheesy Bread!  You need this in your life.  I’m thinking Saturday watching the Buckeyes. Lena […]

Spiked: 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 […]

What is a Whole Food?

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So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see […]