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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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Something New – Party Favor Totes!

I found these totes in these great American Girl colors – great for party favors!  American Girl parties, sleepovers, a gift for a friend, or for your own dolls! Kit wandered over to see what all was going on… See … Continue reading

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Fun Colorful Party Favors – Ready for Spring!

As the stores are starting to ignore the fact that it’s still winter, and I just bought the girls bathing suits because if I wait a couple more weeks their sizes will be gone, I’m drawn to the bright colors … 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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peanut butter chocolate pretzels – what’s not to love?

I’ve been lurking on pinterest again.  We have a picnic to attend tomorrow and will bring a dessert… what to make, what to make??  I saw awesome pics of these peanut butter pretzel bites on pinterest and ohyeahboy we had to … Continue reading

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Candy Covered Marshmallows

It’s just about time for our annual pilgrimage to one of our favorite places, Sesame Place!  Before that, we will be making the girls’ first trip to NYC to American Girl.  I made these treats to put us in the … Continue reading

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Rice Noodle Easter Nests

Sticky, gooey, tasty, mess.  yum! super easy and makes little girls happy! we decided that since one batch makes about 18 nests and mom reeeeally doesn’t need 18 of these nests sitting in the kitchen all day that we’d package … Continue reading

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Lucky Charms….

I picked all the marshmallows out of the cereal.  The girls begged for it this a.m. and didn’t even notice that there were no marshmallows in it.  Hilarious, and true.  But I wonder if they’re even gonna care that I … 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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peppermints revisited

so last year there was a small debacle regarding peppermint candies.  aaaand i had about 450 left.  so i tried these cute little coaster/trivet/thingies i saw somewhere, probably on pinterest. they didn’t turn out the way i hoped (peppermint candies, … Continue reading

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