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How to make a Cake Mix taste Homemade

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Most of the time, when I bake cupcakes, I use a boxed cake mix. Although, I do add some extra ingredients to make it taste homemade. And yes, I know … Continue reading →

Academy Awards ~ Oscar Cupcakes

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Welcome to Cupcake Tuesday! Be sure to check out the ALL NEW Cupcake Heaven page! And if you are in need to a special cupcake design, use the … Continue reading →

Topsy Turvy Mardi Gras Cupcakes

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Will you be celebrating Mardi Gras on Fat Tuesday next week? Even if you aren't, it's always fun to create some Mardi Gras Cupcakes! Right? Last year, … Continue reading →

50 Desserts for Picnics, Potlucks & Memorial Day

Watermelon Cupcake Cones :: Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

Memorial Day weekend and Summer are upon us and you know what that means! Picnics, Potlucks, Cook outs, Reunions and Parties = lots and lots of food … Continue reading →

Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes for Girls Night Out

Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes for Girl's Night Out :: Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

Treat your girlfriends to a special Girl's Night Out with these Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes! A simple box cake mix gets dressed up with Chocolate … Continue reading →

Neapolitan Cake Push Pops

Neapolitan Cake Push Pops :: Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

Growing up in Northwest Indiana, our Summers were hot and humid. Life was a bit slower then, 40 years ago, but we enjoyed the weather, even though it … Continue reading →

DIY ProjectsMore DIY

Back to School Candy Pencils

Back To School Pencil Craft :: on HoosierHomemade.com

Are you all ready to send your kiddos back to school? My youngest starts High School tomorrow, while I'm absolutely not ready for him to go back or … Continue reading →

Repurposed Bird Feeder

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It's very early in the morning, I glance out my office window to see a beautiful Cardinal Red Bird at the Bird Feeder. Creating a one of a kind Bird … Continue reading →

Quilts for Kids: Touch of Comfort Program

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Over the last few months, I've been sharing some quilting tips with you and shared how you can order a quilt kit from the Downy Touch of Comfort … Continue reading →

DecoratingMore Decorating

Painting Project

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Before moving into our new home last Fall, my middle and youngest son and I stripped the wallpaper in their room. And, here we are 7 months later, and … Continue reading →

Decorating with Nature

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One of the best and most frugal ways to decorate is with nature. Early in the Spring, I shared with you how I changed my mantle for Spring by using … Continue reading →

Office ~ The Rest of the Story

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We have a room off of our Living Room, we usually call it "The Man Room" (I'll show you why later). It has become my office. For several weeks, I let … Continue reading →

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Black Friday Sales at Walmart

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There is often a love-hate relationship associated with Black Friday. People love the savings, but hate the hassle of trying to get them. This year it … Continue reading →

Thanksgiving Countdown: Day 12: Food Prep

Thanksgiving Countdown: Daily tips :: HoosierHomemade.com

Well we are getting close, only 1 more day of our Thanksgiving Countdown. Today we are chatting about Food Prep, any thing you can do ahead of time to … Continue reading →

Clever Tips Tricks and Gadgets for Storing Holiday Decorations

Vintage Christmas Decorating on HoosierHomemade.com

This is a guest post from Miranda Perez. The photos are mine. (Holiday Home Tour 2011) The last thing any good holiday decorator wants is a … Continue reading →

Maybelline Dream Fresh BB Product Review

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Maybelline has a new product...Dream Fresh BB, and I had the opportunity to give it a try recently. While I'm not a huge fan of lots and lots of … Continue reading →

Hickory Farms Party Planner Gift Box Giveaway

Hickory Farms Party Planner Gift Box Giveaway on HoosierHomemade.com

Ever have that hard to buy for person? I know everyone has at least one on their gift list. For us, it's my Father-in-law, but we have it covered this … Continue reading →

Toyland Tuesday at Walmart

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It's the most wonderful time of the year again. That time of year when you can see children's faces light up as they start writing their wishlist for … Continue reading →