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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. […]

Sausage Tomato Pasta

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School time has started and busy schedules have set it. So fall weeknight meals, need to be quick, hearty and delicious! This Sausage Tomato Pasta fits right in! Fall is inching its way around the corner. School is in full swing. Extra curricular activities are monopolizing our time. So who has time to cook? I’m […]

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, […]

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 […]

Blogging: Resources, Money, and Events

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Welcome back to the blogging series kids.  Today I’m going to talk about my favorite products, where I learn the most, how I make money blogging (so you can too), and what it takes to put together a blogging event.   Ready?  OK!     {say it like a cheerleader}     Resources   The […]

About

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Welcome to White Lights on Wednesday! I’m Julie.  {the picture says so} I live in Arizona with my fiancé Mike and our two boys. I love cooking, baking, and eating food. Some things you should know about me if we’re going to be friends. I’m obsessed with freshly cleaned sheets. I’m totally mortified of unrestricted heights.  High […]

Wednesday Whatsits (88)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ———- Dude.  So I totally missed last week’s party.  It’s just been so crazy busy that I lost my mind.  I’m slowly getting it back and reigning the  blog, my life, and work back in order.  There’s been a lot going on around here since we last played, so […]

VA & Blog Design

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Hi.  I’m Julie and I’m a blogger.  I write White Lights on Wednesday & Bread Booze Bacon.  I love sharing blogging tips & tricks and helping other bloggers with behind the scenes tasks.  After a couple years of interactions with different bloggers, I decided I wanted to not only talk about ways to boost a blog, […]

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 & […]

Oscar Style Steak

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Carnivores unite!  Today I’m showing you one of our favorite ways to gussy up a steak.  I’m talking asparagus, crab, and Bearnaise sauce to give you the best Oscar-Style Steak ever!! Now, I’m a meat lover.  I worked at a steakhouse for 5 years.  It’s actually where I met Mike.  We used to bartender together. […]

Unique Sweets {Winner Love}

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  It all started with an innocent email from Sophie.     Now it’s become a big ol’ challenge with celebrity judges and hundred of dollars in prizes.   Today, we find out who the winners are!! Each winner will receive their own prize pack valued from $100 to $180, a spot on the radar […]

My Favorite Finds: Countdown to Disney!

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Hi everyone! Today is the day!  It’s time for the Grow.Swap.Share. Blog Swap. Be sure to check out my guest post over at My Favorite Finds today. It’s yummy and easy.  You know you want to see what it is. You can find all the Grow.Swap.Share blog swap posts all the way at the bottom […]