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Yellow Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

Yellow Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

I don’t know what it is about yellow cupcakes with chocolate frosting, but I love them. I think they are proof the simple is better, and of course rainbow sprinkles help too… Yellow Cupcakes Makes approx. 16-18 Cupcakes 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened to room […]

Tea Party Menu

Tea Party Menu

I threw a little birthday tea party for some close friends. I would say it was more of a “tea” party because although we had little bites it wasn’t raise your pinky figure fancy. Below was the menu with links to some of the recipes. […]

Poké Ball Centerpieces

Poké Ball Centerpieces

I made Poké Ball vases for my friends Pokémon Wedding. Don’t be jealous. These are the progress photos of me finishing them up. The vases where all glitter…which I am still finding in my house. I ordered these Glass Vases on Amazon. For the basic […]

DIY Project- Painting Ikea Desk

DIY Project- Painting Ikea Desk

A while ago, my husband and I painted my old black IKEA desk white and gray. We started with a primer and then painted the desk. Below are the images.

Princess Peach Bridal Shower Invite

A while ago I did a Princess Peach (Mario) Themed Bridal Shower. This was the invite (of course with personal information removed).

Bridal Bingo!

Bridal Bingo!

A good friend of mine asked me to make some bingo cards for a shower she was hosting. Inspired by of SomethingTurqouise‘s bridal bingo template I created 4 templates.   Get Gracious Gray, Glorious Green, Pretty Pink, and Brilliant Blue Templates  

Blueberry and Mini Me Pies

Blueberry and Mini Me Pies

I watched MasterChef Monday and aside from Gordon Ramsey’s crazy yelling, I think the only thing I go out of it was I needed a blueberry pie. So today you have 2 recipes. A regular blueberry pie and mini me’s. Blueberry Pie (for full pie, make half […]

Banana Banana!

Banana Banana!

Sometimes you just want bananas…ok maybe that’s just me. To settle my banana craving I made a Banana  Cupcake I call Banana Banana! Anyone? OK, I’ll just give the recipe. This cupcake is a banana nutmeg cupcake with a banana cinnamon frosting, sure to make […]

All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes

All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes

This is a natural, no red food dye, red velvet cupcake. I didn’t tell my test subjects (coworkers) that beets were in them and no one knew the wiser 🙂 All Natural Red Velvet Cupcakes Makes approx. 24 cupcakes 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 1 […]

Strawberry^2 Cupcakes

Strawberry^2 Cupcakes

  Macerated Strawberries 1 carton (16 oz) of strawberries, sliced in half ¼ cup of sugar Mix strawberries and sugar in a container and have them sit in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, preferably 24 hours. Blend the macerated strawberries Strawberry Cupcakes Ingredients […]