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Cupcakes hit the Newsstand


Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think that my cupcakes would end up in a magazine...make that two magazines! Yes, my cupcakes have now hit … Continue reading →

Olympic Cupcakes: Printable World Flag Cupcake Toppers


Whether you love watching the Olympics or not, these World Flag Cupcake Toppers are a perfect history lesson for the kiddos...shhh don't tell them … Continue reading →

Cupcake Fondue

Cupcake Fondue ::

Welcome to Cupcake Tuesday! I’m so excited you are here! Be sure to check out the ALL NEW Cupcake Heaven page! And if you are in need to a … Continue reading →

Cherry Doughnuts for Valentine’s Day

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Doughnuts are often one of the desserts that bakers are intimated by, at least I was until I gave them a try. But with just a few simple supplies, you … Continue reading →

Homemade Brownies: 3 ingredients

3 Ingredient Brownies | Recipe on

Brownies - whether you make them from a box or from scratch - they could be, next to cupcakes, the most popular dessert around! But how about if I … Continue reading →

Oreo Recipes Collection

Snowman OREO Cookie Balls:: Recipe and Instructions on

OREO Cookies - two chocolate disk sandwich cookies with a sweet cream filling in between - we all know them and love them! But other than enjoying … Continue reading →

DIY ProjectsMore DIY

18 Gorgeous Kitchen Islands Ideas

How to add tile to a Kitchen Island ::

Having a Kitchen Island has turned out to be really valuable, although in the beginning I wasn't really sure I wanted one. Doug built our Kitchen … Continue reading →

Outdoor Summer Party


I've asked my friend and fellow Creative Circle Blogger, Lisa from The Pennington Point to stop by today and share her beautiful Outdoor Summer Party … Continue reading →

Mother’s Day Gifts under $20 from ALDI

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Mother's Day is quickly approaching and everyone loves celebrating the day with their mom. Some of the simplest gifts I've received from my sons … Continue reading →

DecoratingMore Decorating

How to Decorate your Mantel for Summer

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Well, I'm back again, changing my Mantle. This time I Decorated for Summer. I know, Summer is half over, but first I had my Memorial Day Mantle, then … Continue reading →

Decorating with an Antique Galvanized Chicken Feeder and a Summer Dining Room

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OK, so you all probably think I have gone crazy! Decorating with a Chicken Feeder? A few weeks back, Doug and I visited his Dad, and family to "go … Continue reading →

Front Porch Decorating for the 4th of July

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I couldn't let the 4th of July Holiday go by without sharing some more of our home. Decorating our Front Porch  is one of my favorite things to … Continue reading →

Recent PostsRecent Posts

Deli Style Pasta Salad + Zesty Giveaway

Deli Pasta Salad ::

How zesty is your kitchen? With Spring here and Summer on it's way, the last thing we want to do is spend a ton of time in the kitchen. But we also … Continue reading →

Nutrisystem Product Review


Let's be honest, nobody likes to diet. Especially since we live in a world of indulgences and have grown accustomed to living in the land of plenty. … Continue reading →

Vintage Bicycle Makeover for National Bike Month

DIY Bike Makeover ::

Bike riding is one of my favorite activities, something I have loved since I was a young girl. May is National Bike Month and what better way to … Continue reading →

Inspiration found at Mom 2.0 Summit

Sunset Laguna Beach California

Last weekend I had a little last minute trip that turned out to be much more than I had anticipated. When I headed half way across the country to … Continue reading →

Leftover Roulette and $250 Giveaway

Clorox Ick-tionary

It's Wednesday night and the family has left me alone, a mixed blessing. You see I have a decision to make, I can either spend this time whipping up … Continue reading →

Great Value at Walmart have a New Look

Great Value Packaging at Walmart

Have you noticed the new look at your local Walmart? The Great Value brand has a special new look and frankly I think it has made a world of … Continue reading →