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Day 6 of our Christmas Giveaway – Nordic Ware Detailed Decorating Pen

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  We sure did – getting ready for Christmas and watching my husband perform in a Christmas concert.  Day 6′s giveaway is this nifty decorating pen from Williams Sonoma.  I love how easy … Continue reading

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The Best Milk Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ever

We love to bake in our house.  Especially chocolate chip cookies.  These aren’t just any chocolate chip cookies, they are simply the most chocolatey you’ll ever make.  I don’t use chocolate chips, my secret is shaving a Belgium chocolate bar … Continue reading

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Planning the Perfect St. Patrick’s Day Party

Here’s a recipe for planning the perfect St. Patrick’s Day party courtesy of Mark Addison that includes a lovely plate rainbow, green and gold cocktails, dessert and savory bars, and green desserts.  Click on any of the photos for easy … Continue reading

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LuxeFinds Ultimate Giveaway – Stonewall Kitchen’s Apple Pie Gift Set

Day 8 of LuxeFind’s Ultimate Giveaway sure is delicious!  Stonewall Kitchen is one of my favorite places to find specialty foods.  I especially love their Country Ketchup – it’s just absolutely yummy!  Today’s luxe giveaway is their Apple Pie Gift … Continue reading

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Chocolate Hershey Kiss Cream Cheese Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

These cookies are so delicious that I always make extra to give away to friends.  I should mail some to my Mom and sister but I’m sure they would say that I’m ruining their diets. You can easily halve the … Continue reading

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Creamy Cheesy Ranch Baked Chicken Breast Recipe

This delicious baked chicken recipe is inspired by the baked chicken from Ruth’s Chris Steak House.  The chicken comes out moist and delicious and if you like ranch dressing, cream cheese, and cheddar cheese, you’re going to love this! Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Creamy Nutella Chocolate Cake Recipe – Giveaway

I still remember the first time I had Nutella – If you don’t know what Nutella is – it’s a delicious chocolatey concoction of roasted hazelnuts, milk, and cocoa.  It’s so good, I can eat it by the spoonful.  So, … Continue reading

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Vintage Valentine’s Day Cookies

My Bishop and his sweet wife dropped off some beautiful Valentine’s cookies for the family last night.  They taste as good as they look!

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Pretty Party Supplies from Shop Sweet Lulu

I came across the prettiest party supply store on the internet tonight.  How I didn’t know about Shop Sweet Lulu before tonight is beyond comprehension.  They seriously carry the cutest, sweetest party supplies I’ve ever seen in one place.  The … Continue reading

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Amy Atlas Book Reveal – Sweet Designs: Bake It, Craft It, Style It

I still remember sitting next to Amy Atlas in the Fall of 2010 at the Engage10 Gala when she let me in on her new book project.  I am so happy for her that it’s finally done!  I can’t wait … Continue reading

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