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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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Stitch Fix #1

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I’ve been holding this in for a week, but I got my first Stitch Fix shipment this month!  I’ve been seeing all these other bloggers posting about the awesome clothes they’ve gotten in their Stitch Fix boxes and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on my own set.   So if you haven’t heard […]

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, […]

The Most Powerful Thing…

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  The most powerful tool you have to transform your health or keep your health is your fork! Use it well and you will thrive. Choose poorly and you will suffer.  This principle starts at a very young age but it can also turn things around mid-stream if you’ve been using your fork in a […]

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 […]

Raspberry Bars

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Happy New Year WLOW fans!  I’m happy to be back with some new desserts for you in 2014!  Hope you all had a great holiday and saved some room for a bit of sweetness!  First up for this year are these yummy Raspberry Bars. I first had these at a friend’s house and I’m so […]

Loaded Potato Beef Casserole

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This post was originally published as part of my main dish recipe contributions to My Favorite Finds ——————————– Okay.  I think I’m ready to get back on the blogging wagon.  I took a good week off around Christmas from the blog.  I didn’t make anything new or post recipes.  It was weird, but it was […]

Cinnamon Sugar Muffins

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It feels weird saying this, but it’s been kind of nice being unplugged this week.  As much as I hated not being able to do any blogging, limited social media, and missing some fun events, I think the extra time and family attention really made the move transition easier for the boys.  The kitchen is […]

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 […]

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 […]

Better Than…Cookie Dough Cheeseball

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Yesterday was amazing!   The Buckeyes beat that state up north and all is right in the world.   GO BUCKEYES!!!     Per the usual, we were at our friend Treena’s house.  You may remember Treena from her Tater Tot Casserole.  Well, she has another gem.  This is the most addicting, delicious, “Treena did […]

Scrumptious Sunday Monthly Menu Plan {October 2013}

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  Breakfast: Skinny Huevos Rancheros Coconut Crusted Stuffed French Toast Cream Cheese Coffee Cake with Cinnamon Streusel Crock Pot Sausage Breakfast Casserole  {recipe coming next week for Crocktober!} Entrees: Garlic & Herb Roasted Chicken 30 Minute Cast Iron Balsamic Steak with Polenta & Roasted Tomatoes  {SO excited to try this} Creamy Baked Spaghetti Old Fashioned […]

Jack Daniels Bottle Cake & Buttercream Frosting

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If I’ve never mentioned it before, Mike works for an adult beverage distribution company.  We end up with all kinds of fun shwag around the house.  Today was the best!  He brought me home a Jack Daniel’s bottle cake mold and label stencil.  How cool is that?!??  I immediately wanted to make the cake happen.  I […]