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Witches Broom Cupcakes

I was scarred early in life by witches. As a small girl I was obsessed with the movie The Wizard of Oz.  As much as I wanted to be Dorothy, in her blue and white gingham dress and her perfectly braided pigtails, I decided I couldn’t really deal with the...
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Almond Joy Cupcakes

Let’s talk, shall we? I consider this an open forum, where I share my thoughts, and you can too. We can use this as a place to voice our opinions and/or grievances. Today, grievance is on the menu.  Hungry?   Let’s discuss the “Point-Out-What-You-Are-Doing Wrong”  mom. (POWYADW) We all know...
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Candy Corn Bugle Snack Mix

On Friday I tried to re-enter the world of exercise. I was peer pressured into doing it by one of my sporty friends. Do they not know me at all? Well, this round of exercise was not a bike ride, not water aerobics and not a run. It was the...
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Oreo Spider Cake

Today I made a cake. From a box mix. Yeah, that’s right..a box mix. And I frosted it. Then I stuck Oreos to the sides. You can do it too.   Here’s how… Bake your cake and using some food coloring turn it orange.  It’s Halloween in a month, after...
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Chocolate Toffee Bars

So, my husband and I are smack dab in the middle of a stand-off. Any of you married people out there know what I am talking about. I want something done…he doesn’t want to do it and we are currently ignoring the issue.   You wanna know what he and...
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Spider and Owl Krispie Treats

I will today share with you 2 of my most favorite things… Halloween treats and Marshmallow krispies. The combining of the two is so obvious…right? I know lots of you can’t bring in homemade snacks to school, which kinda sucks. I mean, how else are you gonna show the other...
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Cake Batter Blondies with Marshmallow Buttercream

Cake Batter Blondies might be the best invention ever. These are topped with delicious Marshmallow Buttercream to make everything in the world right. Are you guys on Pinterest? It’s such a fun site where you can consolidate fun things you see on the internet.  You “Pin” the pictures to boards...
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Milk Chocolate Whopper Brownies

If you all follow me on facebook then you are aware of my current situation. I presently have no power due to Hurricane Irene. I will not go on and on about how much it stinks to not have power…because I know you all get it. AND we don’t have...
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Guest Post from Sugarbelle!

My poor friend Shelly just had the pleasure of meeting Irene. Nobody, and I mean NOBODY likes that girl. So, while Shelly is dealing with the mess mean Irene left behind, I’ll be hanging out here. I tried to think of a way to tie my ramblings to gumball machines,...
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Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bugles

I have had a week…a  week that I am going to be happy to see gone. With this yucky week I learned a few life lessons: #1 If it looks crazy and talks crazy..well, it’s probably crazy. #2  The Rolo McFlurry is the perfect ice cream dessert. #3 Never underestimate...
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Melted Ice Cream Cake

So today is Friday. I’m not going to bore you with a lot of words. Honestly, I don’t even HAVE a lot of words today.  The week has fried my brain. So I have the perfect Friday cake. It’s easy and starts with a cake mix and a pint of...
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Chocolate Granola Bars

I am not an outdoorsy person. When I was younger I tried to convince myself that I was. So many of my friends would plan camping trips, or river excursions, or hikes. I would pretend to be excited.  Because I am what the world likes to refer to as a...
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Cream Cheese filled Snickerdoodles

I am in a book club. It’s definitely not lame. Definitely. You wanna know why? Because sometimes books get turned into movies. So, in the name of research you get to go watch a great movie with a bunch of your friends. It’s really a sweet deal. Men get poker,...
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Peanut Butter Cup Krispies

Dear Kate Middleton, I think you’re super pretty and skinny and I am sure very smart. It’s awesome you are a Princess now and get to do all kinds of Princess things. I also think it’s great that you are trying hard to be “regular”.  Like wearing denim and doing...
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Triple Chocolate Cookies

These Triple Chocolate Cookies are perfect in every way! I had a dream last night that I was back in high school. With permy hair and Guess jeans. In my dream I went to the early 90’s version of William McKinley High School. So among the denim jackets and Polo...
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Samoa Bark

I have decided that there are 2 kinds of people in this world… Only 2, you ask? Yes, today only 2. There are those who buy lottery tickets and those who don’t. Are you nodding in agreement? Of course you are. My husband is firm in his resolve that we...
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Root Beer Float Brownies

I was a huge Brady Bunch watcher when I was growing up. I am fairly certain that I saw all the episodes multiple times over. The reason that I am bringing this up is because my children were watching a show yesterday called Kick Buttowski. It made me nostalgic for...
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