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More Chocolate Pretzel Carrots

We ate all the chocolate covered pretzel “carrots” from a few weeks ago, I had to make some more for the Easter weekend.  I used up all the pretzels and chocolate I had, there was a LOT. So we made up … Continue reading

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Easter Chocolate Cheesecake Eggs

I think I’ve said it before, Easter is my favorite.  It’s spring – warmer, brighter, springier.  What’s not to love?  Especially when there’s chocolate egg cheesecake tastiness! Oh. Yeah. I found these hollow milk chocolate eggs on Amazon, they’re delicious … Continue reading

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DIY Elfin shoes

One month til Christmas!  Has anyone said that yet today? There’s a bunch of videos and how to’s on how to make these ridiculously cute elf shoes, and here’s mine…  They’re super easy and I think they work great for … Continue reading

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Brew Over Ice – A Giveaway!

Let’s get brewin’! I received a kit that contains everything I need to enjoy my favorite flavors at any time of day!  Whether *you* love sipping an iced coffee in the car with the music up and the windows down (heck … Continue reading

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Cupcake Liner and Clothespin Butterflies

This summer I’ve been doing crafty activities with the girls and calling it Mom’s Crafty Camp.  It’s been pretty easy things – playdoh, painting, sugar cookies…  This week Family Fun Magazine is having “backyard camp week” and has been showing … Continue reading

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Carrot in a Cake – Carrot Cake!

So Easter is said and done, but I’m not ready to move on just yet.  Rather than call this an Easter cake, I’ll call it a SPRINGTIME, It’s 60 degrees outside (YAY!) cake! I made white cake batter and tinted … Continue reading

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Polkadotty Goodness!

For ha-ha’s I showed Big Girl the pinterest pin of the polkadot cake on Once Upon A Pedestal.  That cake is amazing, and I knew there’d be no way mine would ever look like that, but when anyone asked what … Continue reading

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8 is great!!

My little Bean turned 8 this weekend.  We had a small party with her friends at home. We stuffed a LOT of fun inside! She’s wanted a cupcake shop before she knew that cupcake shops were a “thing”, so we … Continue reading

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Winter Ice Sculptures and Frozen Shenanigans

Before the photo dump I’ve got prepared for today, Have a look at this!!  Chicago Parent is arranging a community activity for local folks to make ice balloons to display in a park – and they used my picture with … Continue reading

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More Birthday Fun!

So I wanted to show you a few more things I made to keep myself busy before and during Babycake’s 6th birthday! The obvious theme here is ICECREAM, YAY! including the “scratch and sniff” icecream cone t-shirt. The goodie bags had … Continue reading

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