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Sugar Cookies (That Keep Their Shape)

Sugar Cookies (That Keep Their Shape)

The most annoying thing is when your sugar cookies fail to keep their shape, this is my go to recipe to prevent that disaster. The key is to refrigerate the cookie, seriously don’t skip that step. Okay now for the recipe. Ingredients 6 cups sifted […]

Zucchini Cauliflower Bake

Zucchini Cauliflower Bake

This Zucchini Cauliflower Bake is a good side dish for roasted chicken breast. It’s a healthy yet somewhat cheesy bake. You can always mix up this recipe by adding yellow squash just remove one of the zucchinis and alternate the slices with the yellow squash […]

Tomato Soup Shots with Grilled Cheese

Tomato Soup Shots with Grilled Cheese

Nothing beats tomato soup. Ingredients 2 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil 1 Tbs. unsalted butter 1 large white onion, finely chopped 1 large clove garlic, smashed and peeled 2 Tbs. all-purpose flour 3 cups lower-salt chicken broth 28-oz. can whole pureed tomatoes 1-1/2 tsp. sugar 1 […]

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 […]