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King Cake Cupcakes and Mardi Gras Food

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On Friday, I shared my Mardi Gras Cupcakes, I loved the fun colors but still wanted to make a cupcake that was more like the King Cake. The King Cake traditionally is layer of dough and cinnamon, with a thin glaze and colored sugar. It also, usually, has a small trinket or baby baked inside. I couldn’t […]

St. Patrick’s Day Mantel:Subway Art and Garland

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A little Luck of the Irish decorating for you today The one day of the year, you can celebrate being green…whether you are Irish or not! Even though I shared my St. Patrick’s Day Mantel last year, I changed it up a bit, so I thought I would share it again. 1.  I started with […]

Chocolate Valentine Cupcakes: Cupcake Corner

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Welcome to Cupcake Corner! My little corner of the cupcake world! Wow! I can hardly believe it’s been a whole month since I’ve shared a Cupcake Corner edition. I apologize, I didn’t even realize, the time goes so fast!  All week long we have been enjoy CHOCOLATE! And today is no different, except we are […]

Raspberry Meringue Drops for Valentine’s Day

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Are you tired of all the Valentine treats yet? I hope not, because these Raspberry Meringue Drops are a must try!! They are light and airy and simply melt in your mouth. I’ve eaten more than I care to admit this afternoon. We have had our share of chocolate treats this week. I know these aren’t technically […]

Valentine’s Day Favorites

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Over the last few weeks, we have been hosting a Valentine’s Day Party on It’s A Blog Party. As we have done for several months, we add voting to the linky and let readers vote on their favorites. One of our top goals with Blog Party is to promote and help bloggers grow, by offering […]

Baking 101: Cookie Dough Truffles for Valentine’s Day

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I have been so busy lately, I haven’t had a chance to add to my Baking 101 series, I apologize. I decided that since it was Chocolate Week here, it would be fun to share a short video with you about what else…CHOCOLATE! And of course, Cookie Dough Truffles too! I first made these little gems at Christmas time this […]

Valentine Heart Garland

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Last week I shared our Valentine Mantel, before time slipped away even more, I wanted to be sure to share the Heart Garland tutorial with you. Many, many years ago, I learned to quill…you know the very thin paper that you wrap around a little tool and it makes curls. Well, I wanted to create […]