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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. […]

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, […]

All Things Fall Y’all Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Welcome to the All Things Fall Y’all Blog Hop & Giveaway! It’s finally gotten cooler here in Arizona (thank goodness!), and I am SO ready to celebrate. I couldn’t think of a better way than a giveaway! Along with fabulous Fall DIY crafts, decor and recipes that will debuting Monday morning, we are excited to […]

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 […]

365 Days of Baking 365K Follower Giveaway {Closed}

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Good morning everyone!  Today I’m really excited to be helping my amazing friend Lynne from 365 Days of Baking & More celebrate a big milestone – 365K Facebook followers!   Lynne is just the bee’s knees and she totally deserves a big old party to celebrate.  So to thank all of you for supporting our […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Cheesecake

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Hello, I’m Rachel, author and creator at {i love} my disorganized life. I can’t tell you how excited I am to be here sharing with you today! First, a little about myself; I have been married to my wonderful husband, Mark, for 22 years. We have five children {ages 21, 20,18, 16 & 11} and two […]

National Food & Drink Holidays

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January – Soup and Oatmeal Month 01 – Bloody Mary Day 02 – Cream Puff Day 03 – Chocolate-Filled Cherry Day 04 – Spaghetti Day 05 – Whipped Cream Day 06 – Shortbread Day 07 – Tempura Day 08 – English Toffee Day 10 – Bittersweet Chocolate Day 11 – Milk Day 15 – Strawberry Ice […]

The “100 Things” Challenge

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Hey guys! Its Kate from Candidly Kate again. I am always amazed at how much stuff we acquire. I have no idea where it comes from. Maybe it is a product of having kids around? Or maybe that is just my excuse! At the same time, I like to think that I am a fairly organized person. […]

Bacon & Hibiscus Shortbread Cookies

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It’s been a few days, but I’m back from our trip to Minnesota and ready to get back in the bacon saddle! We had a great time on the trip.  It was crazy and fun and the boys were in love with their cousins and aunts.  They had a HUGE grass backyard to run around […]

Sand Art Brownie Mix

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Oh my gosh you guys.  The giveaways I have going on today – just WOW!  The big one is a KitchenAid Pro Stand Mixer.  I got one two years ago for Christmas, her name is Louise, and she’s just the best thing ever.  That giveaway is at the bottom of this post.  But as an […]

Heavenly Hash Brownies

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Chocolate lovers will swoon for these Heavenly Hash Brownies topped with almonds, chocolate chips, and marshmallow cream! Happy November everyone!  Are you ready for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club?   This month, to my supreme joy, the blog I was assigned belongs to one of my blogging friends and contributor Emily from It Bakes […]

Pumpkin Graham Crackers

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These soft Pumpkin Graham Crackers are a great snack for the kids, or use them to make the ultimate fall s’mores! I’ve teamed up with a group of 75 bloggers to share tons of Fall Harvest Ideas with you! From crafts, to recipes, to home decor and more…we have you covered for Fall inspiration! Check […]

Cheesy Pasta Bake

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This Cheesy Pasta Bake has everything in it that you want in a dinner. A little bit of meat, pasta and a whole lot of cheese! Perfect for weeknight dinners! We eat a lot of pasta around our house. We used to eat it three to four times a week because let’s face it, pasta […]

Sweet and Spicy Bacon-Wrapped Smokies

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I got this recipe off my co-worker Rita at our New hire training pot luck.  This is the easiest, yummiest appetizer EVER.  I need to make a double batch next time.  They are completely addicting and they turn you into a greedy little pork lover…if you’re not already.    I think Michael Symon would be […]

St. Patrick’s Etsy Round-Up

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I love to shop, even if I’m only window shopping.  But I’m trying to save money since we have to go buy a car today.  So instead of showing you what I bought (boo), I’m sharing some awesome finds from Etsy, that I’m oo-ing and ah-ing over.  Lots of cute stuff while supporting handmade businesses, […]

Soy-Glazed Salmon

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I love to make salmon, and I have a couple go to recipes I use to prepare it.  But I’m bored.  I want a new way to enjoy my favorite fish.  So I googled (of course I did) and found this recipe from Martha Stewart’s website.  It’s easy, I already had everything in the house […]

Honey Pound Cake

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I’ve always adored pound cake.  Yes, homemade is best.  But I’ve been known to buy a frozen Sara Lee pound cake and not share and maybe eat it all in one sitting.  Kidding…Unless you do that too.  Then we’re meant to be friends! This pound cake has a little extra sweetness and the crust gets […]

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 […]