Guinness popcorn is a great Saint Patrick’s Day recipe. A light hint of beer, mixed into caramel popcorn. You can make this for Father’s Day too!

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar cupcakes and cakes, inspired by the children’s books. Easy, and no fondant or gumpaste required. For birthdays or any occasion.

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Valentine’s Popcorn Sundae Cupcakes. Sweet and salty cupcakes with seasoned popcorn, decorated to look like ice cream sundaes, but without the melting. For Valentine’s day or an ice cream sundae-themed celebration.

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These are more than gingerbread cookies. They’re gingerbread s’more houses with boozy eggnog marshmallow filling and chocolate sandwiched in between. Have your booze and eat it too this Christmas.

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Hanukkah cookies are just cookies until you add a some gelt chocolate coins into them. Take you festival of lights celebration to a new level with this fun chocolate chip cookie recipe. Your friends will be thanking you for this dessert.

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Pretzel Heart Bouquets

On February 10, 2013 By

I created this little project for those who have kids. This is cheap, easy, and a lot more creative than giving balloons or a box of chocolates (don’t even get me started on flowers). Make these as a project at home with the kids, or your own cute edible craft of love. I also envisioned these [...]

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I clearly cannot let go of Mardi Gras. I promise you one day that I will be there.

 

This is not to say that I have never visited NOLA. We stopped by during a more ambiguous time of year for a wedding.

 

Two things are for certain:

1. I would gain the weight of two [...]

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New Year’s Dessert Table

On January 4, 2012 By

Five days into the new year. I hope you are all still sticking to your resolutions.

 

I try to be a realist (i.e., cynical and negative. whatever.) and skip ahead to where I no longer stick to the resolution.

 

You resolve to work out more, I don’t even bother exerting initial effort. Just sit [...]

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             You cried, you groveled, you begged. My initial intent was to maybe share one stuffed strawberry recipe per year. Maybe. Alas, I cannot resist those puppy dog eyes (or emails).

              These are my stuffed strawberry “black and whites.” They remind me of the black and whites my dad bought me whenever [...]

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Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Moms are so kick ass. For real. Not that I have to tell you that. I know some very kind and generous people out there, but nobody tops my mom. Literally, the most selfless person I know. She would give away everything she owned to me and my siblings if we [...]

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