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Blow Pop Cupcakes

So the other day I went to the supermarket with my friend. It was a quick trip in and out only to grab the essentials. We had just come out of the gym where I had been lifting 7 lb weights like a stone cold machine.   When I got...
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Cookie Sticks

These Cookie Sticks are a fantastically easy way to make a quick batch of cookies! Plus, they are perfect for dunking!! What makes you happy these days? It’s Spring today, which makes me happy, even though it comes hand in hand with allergy season. A good manicure makes me pretty...
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Rolo Fudge Brownies

Sometimes you just need chocolate. Last week there was nothing that would comfort me except chocolate…and excessive amounts of Cheese Puffs. It was a long, sweatpants filled week. People were stupid last week.  All people. And I bought 2, 6 packs of Reese’s Eggs “for Easter”. Don’t pretend you haven’t...
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Eggstraordinary Spring Entertaining

I have always wanted to be a brunch person. Here’s my romanticized version of a “brunch day:” Wake up on a sunshiney, springtime Sunday morning (without an alarm clock or children jumping on my stomach), read the weekend newspaper in my crisp white-sheeted bed with no obligations to get ready...
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Key Lime Fudge

In the last year or so I have developed an annoying tendency. I have become one of those people who is convinced they have a life-threatening illness. With every headache I convince myself that I have a brain tumor and wonder when my tumor  grows if I will become a...
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Homemade Clif® Bars

As you all know I am not really outdoorsy. And while oats and raisins and granola can certainly be eaten indoors it kinda seems like the outdoors have claimed them as their own.   So what I am proposing is that all us indoor people take back granola.  That’s right. ...
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Thin Mint Krispie Treats

This weekend was pretty busy. Most weekends are, nowadays. The time in my life where I lazed about on Saturdays and Sundays is a thing of the past.   Now, it’s sports games, food shopping, cleaning, laundry, Home Depot… Today I went to the mall.  On a Sunday.  I urge...
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Double Marshmallow Fruity Pebble Krispy Treats

My husband is one of those guys who isn’t super concerned with style.  If it’s comfortable, he will wear it. Except sweatpants, he won’t wear those, which makes no sense to me.   For the most part he’ll wear what I buy for him.  BUT left up to his own...
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Cake Mix Carrot Cake Cookies

I made cookies this weekend. They are of the carrot cake variety. I made them out of a cake mix, because you all seem to love cake mixes. And I’m here to please.   Also, I made cream cheese frosting. Of the white chocolate variety. I made it from a...
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Brownie Roll-Ups

When I was growing up my mom always packed  my lunch for school. I was allowed to buy school lunch once a week, the day of my choosing.  Of course I always chose pizza Friday.  Pizza Friday ruled. The other 4 days of the week I brown-sacked it.   I...
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My Week Via Instagram

Hellloooooo!! So I have had a busy few weeks.  Busy busy busy!   This post isn’t about sweets…well actually it is, but none that I invented…please keep reading I went to Arkansas and met up with Kristan and we went to Nashville together to attend the blogging conference, Blissdom Here...
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My Belle Boutique Giveaway ~ Closed

You like jewelry?  Yeah, me too.   Kayla at My Belle Boutique makes the sweetest hand-stamped jewelry. Like this… and this… She was nice enough to make me a necklace…here’s mine… It’s a version of this necklace personalized with my kid’s names.   So how about one for you too?...
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