Homemade Caramel Sauce

October 6, 2013

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I had one of those days in the kitchen.  One recipe was a complete flop, and one of the layers [...]

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Pumpkin Cupcakes & Homemade Pumpkin Candies

September 23, 2013

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Because I said so, that’s why. That’s why I made pumpkin cupcakes, with cream cheese frosting and handmade candy pumpkins [...]

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Cookies & Cream Popcorn

April 24, 2013

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So, I made this popcorn today, mostly to use up a half-empty package of Oreo cookies from some cupcakes I [...]

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Easter Candy Cookies

March 30, 2013

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My girls have been begging me to make chocolate chip cookies for a few weeks now, but my dessert menu [...]

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Peppermint Bark Cheesecake

December 13, 2012

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 Let’s talk about pet peeves, shall we?  Specifically, let’s talk about MY pet peeves. The list is short.  Okay, the [...]

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Hot Chocolate Cake with Homemade Marshmallows

November 12, 2012

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So, my daughter’s 7th birthday is next week.  First of all, it’s really just not possible that she’s turning seven [...]

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Peanut Butter Cups

September 9, 2012


Since I’ve discovered that it’s insanely easy to make your own peanut butter, I’ve gone a bit crazy with it. [...]

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Funfetti Cake Batter Fudge

June 2, 2012

Funfetti Cake Batter Fudge

Shhh… Do you hear that?  Silence. It’s 9pm on a Friday night, my girls are in bed, my husband is [...]

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Homemade Marshmallow Peeps

April 1, 2012

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You’ve had Peeps candies, right?  Is there anyone out there who hasn’t?  I used to absolutely despise them when I [...]

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Snickers Cupcakes

April 16, 2011


Every time I see a Snickers candy bar, I’m reminded of a friend of mine who used to LOVE them.  [...]

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