Afternoon Painting Project for kids

I am a bona fide Pinterest addict and I think its a wonderful place to get ideas for afternoon projects for my kids. I have pinned so many ideas that I will be posting them here as my kids finish them. So many creative ideas to choose from. I think its also a valuable resource […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Hi-Hat Cupcakes

There is just really something fun with  Hi-Hat cupcakes. The idea of a chocolate dipped cupcake with a mountain of frosting underneath sounds ridiculous and overly decadent at the same time. My kind of cupcake! Since the majority of my cupcakes go with the hubs to work, his co-workers are starting to find which ones […]

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Fondant Hibiscus Cupcakes ( tutorial)

I LOVE Hawaii and anything to do with Hawaii so I am always looking for neat things to make that look, well, Hawaiian. I was looking at hibiscus cakes a while ago and came across this gorgeous Hibiscus Cake on Flickr and fell in LOVE with it. The flat hibiscus fondant (or gum paste) decos […]

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Pumpkin whoopie pies with cinnamon cream cheese filling

It’s that time of year – fall baking!! Bring on the pumpkin! There is something about pumpkin baked goods that are especially yummy during the fall.   I normally make relatively healthy items with pumpkin like my oatmeal pumpkin pancakes, or whole wheat pumpkin protein muffins. But I have been wanting to jump on the […]

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Best Ever Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

I figured I should start transferring my recipes from my old blog over here to their new home and what better way to start that off with my favorite, my own best ever chocolate cupcakes recipe. This was a couple years in the making, always trying and adapting recipes searching for that perfect recipe. Dense, […]

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