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Quick Easter Carrot Pretzel Treats

Need a quick Easter treat item to spruce up Easter desserts or food displays?  I used pretzel rods dipped in melting chocolate to make these fun “carrots”! I dipped 2/3 of one end in orange chocolate and waited for it to firm up.  … 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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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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Cupcake Birthdays and School Valentines

Coming up we have a certain girl turning 8 years old, and Valentines Day.  Nearly-8-year-old-girl is having a small birthday party with her friends at home in a few weeks.  She chose a decorate-your-own-cupcakes party.  Yay, easy!!  (Or so I … Continue reading

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Cake Camp

There’s a little cupcake shop around the corner from the scrapbook store where I work.  Customers will frequently wander over there to get a snack and always come back with some pretty impressive looking cupcakes.  Imagine Big Girl’s surprise when … Continue reading

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groundhog day treats

what up, yo?  i’m a groundhog made out of a mini snickers bar. adorable, yet weird.  and in need of some othodontia. yes, i dress little candy bars and make them talk to themselves.  what else would i do while the cupcakes … Continue reading

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you had me at caramel apple…

SO!  in searching for “things to put in canning jars”, i found this cute little idea for ways to work up a caramel apple cake.  WICKED easy, and SO tasty.  carmel cake mix, 2 for $4 at the grocery store, … Continue reading

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brownie push pops

remember these: i got some more, and felt compelled to use some before i ended up selling them all this time. =) today was “fun with brownie mix” in my house, and i made brownie mini muffins: easy – follow … Continue reading

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valentine wreath

though my recent blog posts would point to the contrary, i have been doing things outside of the kitchen. =) i made this wreath from a styrofoam circle and a whole buncha cupcake papers. i  folded the cupcake papers in … Continue reading

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more cake!

so i did get to eventually go to bed last night…. where i hacked my lungs out til the wee hours.  being sick is FUN! =O this a.m. i cut off the bumpy pieces on both cakes so they’d make … Continue reading

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