Category Archives: Desserts

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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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Superbowl XLVI Creative and Fun Party Foods

The Super Bowl is right around the corner – are you planning on having a party?  Here are some super cute (I’m a woman…I’m allowed to think all things are cute) party food ideas that I’m sure the boys would … Continue reading

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Foods and Drinks Served In Organic Containers

I love when chefs and caterers get creative in how they serve food and drinks.  Such eye candy – it makes it even harder to eat because you just want to leave it in it’s perfect state and just marvel … Continue reading

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Foods in a Jar – Cupcakes, Pie, Breakfast, Salads, and More

Foods in a jar seem to be quite popular these days. From cupcakes in a jar to salads in a jar, the presentation is cute and it’s easily portable.  You can easily layer everything the night before for picnics or … Continue reading

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Chocolate Toffee Recipe by Love and Lemonade Photography

This delicious toffee recipe comes from my dear friend Nina over at Love and Lemonade who always makes me smile by posting silly photos such as pickle flavored toothpaste on her Facebook wall.  Not only is she the ultimate foodie … Continue reading

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Peter Callahan’s Bite by Bite Cookbook Giveaway

We’re continuing our week of giveaways!  Peter Callahan, a New York City based caterer has cornered a niche market in creating delectable miniature foods.  In his new cookbook Bite by Bite, he has included some of his most creative recipes … Continue reading

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Laduree Macarons in New York City

  I’m so excited about our trip to New York City next week!  A visit or several visits to the famous Laduree will definitely be a must since it’s walking distance from our hotel.  I was first introduced to these delicious little … Continue reading

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