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This is by far, our families favorite Cake. This cake is super simple, and the frosting is delicious. In fact, I could eat the entire pan of frosting…..all by myself. You can make it fancy, by using 3 round cake pans, and layering frosting in between, or make it easy, by putting the cake in […]

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Here is a great Cupcake for Valentines Day. The recipe comes from my Taste of Home Magazine. You could even tint the coconut red, if you like.     INGREDIENTS:  3/4 cup butter, softened  1-1/2 cups sugar  2 eggs  1 tablespoon red food coloring  1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1-3/4 cups all-purpose flour  1/4 cup baking […]

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Can you believe it?  I finally presented a post!  I don’t know what’s wrong with me lately, I can’t seem to get my act together.  It must be my age…..I have two many irons in the fire, and don’t seem to finish any of them.  I’ve been wanting to make these yummy cookies for a while […]

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I did it. Something I’ve wanted to try my hand at . . .  for quite a while now. My first try wasn’t perfect, but they are presentable and quite delicious. These would be the perfect Valentines Day Gift! MACARONS   If you blog hop at all, then you know that everyone is talking Macarons. I’ve never […]

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Cupcakes just brighten up a rainy cold day. You don’t even have to eat one to feel better. They just radiate sunshine and mock the wind! . . . see don’t you feel better already These cute little bowls that my daughter Chantri gave me . . . make them even happier! Thanks Chant.  I […]

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If I could choose one cookie or candy above all others . . . this decadent little treat just might be it! In fact, unless you don’t like Peanut Butter they are irresistible. They are good warm and gooey, or even delicious the next day. You can make them in 10 minutes flat! See . […]

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Today I decided to make something a little different, knowing I will probably have to eat the entire pan by myself! These granola bars are very simple to make. They are chewy, nutty, fruity good. You could also drizzle white or milk chocolate on the top, or dip the entire bar for that matter. I […]

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I probably have 1,000 different Sugar Cookie Recipes on file, but for some reason I just keep trying new ones. This recipe comes from the “Worldwide Ward Cookbook.” It is an Old Fashioned Sour Cream Soft Sugar Cookie. If you’re like me, you think they always taste better the next day. It’s true…they soften, and […]

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I love Easter, not only for what it represents, but The Colors of Easter make me Happy! Today . . . I had some Color fun.  I made some Happy Cupcakes!  It might have been snowing like crazy here today, but it was Spring in this house! I also made some funky colored Caramel Corn. […]

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It seems I always have bananas in my kitchen. I like to peel & eat this funny yellow fruit, as long as they are still green. Speckled Yellow bananas . . . yuck! My sweet half much prefers his favorite Banana Bread. I  prefer CAKE. It’s moist & delish! My sweet half even ate it! […]

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Bananas are good for you.         Cupcakes . . . are not.         My Rationing:  Combine the two together, and only half of the cupcake is bad for you!                 The Bavarian Cream center pushes these cupcakes over the top.         I used to make my own, but not after I tried the Pastry Cream you can buy at […]

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What’s an incredibly rich, super-easy, weekend treat? These rocky road fudge bars! All it takes to make this stellar dessert is a few simple steps: Just layer hot Fudge and chopped almonds on top of marshmallow-fluff-topped graham crackers, chill, and cut. Scrumptious!

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 Confession: I have never sunk my teeth into a Lofthouse cookie. Therefore: I can’t say whether or not these taste like a Lofthouse cookie! I’ve always wondered . . . why all the hype? I guess I will never know, until I actually eat one. My daughters . . . love them! A lofthouse cookie […]

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 Today, I sat next to a sweet little girl, who goes by the name of Abbigail. She held my hand and intently explained: “Last week was my birthday and I had banana splits!” to which I responded “WOW, those are my favorite!”  Abbi said, “Not CAKE, I hate CAKE!”  If only I hated CAKE! This […]

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I love cupcakes. They are just darn cute. You get your very own mini cake . . . and nobody has to help you eat it! Don’t you love these new foil liners by Wilton. They hold up . . . keep their shape . . . and retain all of the color. You really […]

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 If you were to look in my fridge right now, you would see containers of egg whites, egg yolks and Swiss Meringue Buttercream. Macaron Mania has certainly hit this house. If you want to make Macarons . . .  you will most likely need to make Italian or Swiss Meringue Buttercream. They were made for […]

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In the past, they have said that Blondes have more fun. Recently, the news reports that brunettes are winning that race. Who comes up with all this crap anyway? A few blonde highlights do make me feel brighter and happier however, so possibly these peanut butter blondies will make you happy as well.

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St. Patricks Day is Saturday. Honestly . . . I wear green and bake green . . . but that seems to be it. My Mom always made SHEPHERD’S PIE – so I do as well. I love the cheesy mashed potatoes on the top! A few days ago, I made crazy good . . . green […]

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Two things today. I’ve decided I need to change the name of this blog. Many of you . . . think the name is less than nice. I also have an addiction. Not anything hardcore . . . but troublesome, just the same. I’m addicted to Cookbooks. This is my latest fix. The cover photo […]

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