Homemade Marshmallows {And S’mores}

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  by contributor Lisa Thiele   Whether it’s sandwiched between chocolate and graham crackers, dunked in a cup of hot cocoa or simply eaten directly from the bag, you can’t go wrong with the classic marshmallow. For some reason or another I never thought to make them from scratch, maybe because I had assumed they’d be […]

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Crackers

I absolutely love the combination of sweet and salty!  When I found this DELICIOUS looking/sounding treat from Caroline on Chocolate & Carrots, I knew I had to share.  Dark chocolate has become one of my favorite indulgences – and it’s actually good for you!  I’m adapting the original recipe from C & C, but you […]

Sweet Valentine Cupcake

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Can you believe it’s already time to start thinking about Valentines Day? I’ll be sharing a Valentine’s inspiration shoot with you later this month but for now I put together this little cupcake presentation you can try for you and your sweetie (or a “single ladies” night maybe!). This is simple to do with your […]

Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake

This pumpkin cheesecake recipe looks & sounds delicious…and easy to make!  It may just be on my Thanksgiving menu! Spiced Pumpkin Cheesecake via Kraft 38 NABISCO Ginger Snaps, finely crushed (about 1-1/2 cups) 1/4 cup finely chopped PLANTERS Pecans 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted 4 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened 1 cup sugar […]

6 Autumn Dessert Recipes

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Warning:  This post today will give you uncontrollable cravings for some sweet, yummy, goodness! I found some delicious-looking treats for Fall that are pretty simple to make and provide pretty presentation too.  Just click on the names below for the recipe. Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies – whoopie pies are the latest craze and they aren’t difficult […]

Cupcake Balloon Or Balloon Cupcake?

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I had to share this adorable idea that would complement this incredible dessert table I featured recently.  An easy “hot air balloon” cupcake display using some paper wraps, ribbon, helium filled balloon, and decorative embellishments.  This sweet idea comes from Little Lovely (via Hip Hip Hooray).  This would make a fun centerpiece for the dining tables, or a […]

Shabby Chic Cupcake Display

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I know you’re gonna love this unique idea for displaying cupcakes, from LilyBean Paperie.  As shown, these are obviously perfect for a tea party, but with a quick change of paper and fabric they would be quite adorable for an Alice In Wonderland theme, classic vintage theme, and anything in between. This project is simple to […]