Dunkable Fudge Brownie Sticks

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Mmmm….brownies! There is nothing better than a soft, fudgy brownie melting in your mouth. Unless it is made into a dunkable stick that is covered in dark chocolate! We were went out to dinner with the kids recently at one of our stomping grounds, Red Robin, when we spied a new dessert on the menu… Read More

The Ultimate Oscar Party Planning List

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So you wanna throw an Oscar Party? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Whether it’s decor, appetizers, desserts, games, or printables you are looking for, we’ve got you covered with our Ultimate Oscar Party Planning List.   Decor Black, gold and white is always a classy combo for your Oscar Soiree. Try spray painting glass… Read More

Valentine’s Day Desserts

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It’s that time of year again, friends! No, I’m not talking about tax season- I’m talking Valentine’s Day! As I mentioned before, I tend to think of this ‘holiday’ as unnecessary and extravagant. That said, I love food and I especially love dessert. And because my husband also loves dessert, I find it extra romantic to… Read More

Scrumptious Brown Sugar Pound Cake Recipe

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During the holidays with my family, at some point I decided that I had made enough cookies for the time being. I know, blasphemy! There can never be too many cookies, right?!? Well, I wanted to switch it up and make a cake but nothing like a birthday cake. I wasn’t looking for a light… Read More

Peanut Butter Caramel Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Recipe

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It’s holiday baking season! This week I’m visiting family for Christmas and that means I’m baking up a storm. I shared a photo of these cookie bars on my Instagram feed and people literally freaked out wanting the recipe. After my family devoured the entire pan, we decided that you NEED this recipe. It’s so… Read More

Molasses Cookies For Christmas

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Around here Christmas isn’t complete without a batch of molasses cookies. They’ve got that sharp, distinct flavor that pairs perfectly with a cup of eggnog and when pressed in sugar, they glisten a bit like snow regardless of whether or not you’re experiencing a real white Christmas. Although, don’t you always hope that you’ll wake… Read More

How to Make Halloween Candy Corn Marshmallow Ghosts (VIDEO)

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Looking for a fun craft and snack to make with the kids? We have your Halloween snack idea right here and the kids will LOVE it! These Halloween Candy Corn Marshmallow Ghosts are so easy to make that the kids can help, and you’ll tackle snack time at the same time. The best thing about… Read More

How to Make Halloween Chocolate Candy Bowls (VIDEO)

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  Halloween is one of our favorite times of the year and it is right around the corner! What’s not fun about tons of Halloween candy, costumes, trick-or-treating, spooky decorations?! My kids will tell you there is nothing more fun! Today, I thought I’d take a break from the holiday toy videos and baby gear coverage to… Read More

9 Gifts Dad Will Say Are “Delicious!”

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With Father’s Day less than two weeks away, your dad or husband may be starting to drop hints about gift ideas. Or, maybe he’s made it clear that he doesn’t need anything … especially a new tie? So, what to get him when a new set of gold clubs isn’t in the budget and he… Read More

S’More Cups

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Mondays are hard. You are recovering from weekend fun but yet are still so far from Friday. What better time to make s’mores!? Not just any s’mores but these amazing, easy-to-make S’mores Cups! I don’t know what it is but summer just means s’mores need to be made in any form whether you have a… Read More

Magic Turtle Bars

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I’m going to be honest, I am on a roll this weekend. I haven’t made too many treats since returning from Hawaii in February and jumping feet first into a healthy eating kick. I caught a glimpse of myself in a swimsuit on video that trip and it wasn’t good. Clearly, this Memorial Day weekend is… Read More

Death by Chocolate M&M Magic Bars

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Holiday weekends are my time to shine in the kitchen. For Memorial Day this year, we headed to spend some extra time with family before our big move next month. Like I’ve said before, there is an unsaid expectation that I will make something fabulously sweet when I’m visiting. It’s expected that within 24 hours,… Read More

Healthy Cookie Dough

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Last week I discovered something amazing. Truly delicious. After my first bite I sent this photo to my sister with the recipe via text encouraging her to whip up a “treat” of her own. I mean, why keep something so perfect to myself? It may be a stretch to call this “healthy,” but with no… Read More

How to Make Rice Krispie Pops (VIDEO)

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  Happy How-To Monday, everyone! Today, we have our Lil’ Baby Gizmo Testers showing you how to make a quick, easy and yummy treat for the family. This is one of their favorite snacks after school and to take to parties. This past weekend was the perfect opportunity to whip up a batch for our… Read More

Maldron Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Chocolate and sea salt. The perfect pairing in my world. There’s something about the sweet and salty combination that can easily fill any craving I have, so, although not a guilt-free treat, this recipe for Maldron Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies is my personal favorite. INGREDIENTS 2 1/3 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon… Read More

Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

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My birthday is the day after Valentine’s Day, so I like to think of the Valentine’s Day cupcakes I make as my pre-birthday cake (yes, any excuse to eat more cake!). Hearts, sprinkles, sugars, pink and red candies, pink icing, red velvet, let’s face it, it’s all delicious! Thinking you’d like to bake something for… Read More

Delicious Nutella Recipes

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Nutella is the delicious hazelnut chocolate spread that everyone loves, and guess what today is? February 5th is possibly the best holiday ever- National Nutella Day! So we felt it would only be right to round up some of the best nutella recipes. From breakfast ideas to desserts to even nutella chicken, we’ve got it… Read More

Pear Crisp Recipe

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Ready for a quick and easy dessert recipe? This pear crisp is one of our family’s favorites – mine because it goes together real fast, and my husband and kid’s because it tastes super yummy. Best of all, if you don’t have pears on hand you can use another fruit or berry. Ingredients 4 cups… Read More

Christmas Dessert Ideas

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Christmas is about trees, Santa, presents and desserts, right? For me it is! We’ve got to eat our fair share of sweets before we swear off desserts for our New Years Resolution! So I’ve rounded up some delicious Christmas dessert ideas that will be perfect to serve after your big Christmas dinner this year!  … Read More

Creative Christmas Cupcake Ideas

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Am I the only one who lives in their kitchen during the holiday season? As soon as December is here, I feel like I’m constantly baking. There’s parties, church events, family gatherings, and lots of baking to do for all my loved ones. One of my favorite things to bake are cupcakes! There are so… Read More