"Tea Bag" Cookies {With Free Printable}

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Here is a great idea from Kim at Frost Me blog, for shortbread “tea bag” cookies.  These are so clever and cute for any tea party treat or take home favors.   Simply cut out the shapes from your favorite shortbread recipe, poke a hole through the dough with a wooden skewer, and bake.  Dip in melted chocolate and tie on […]

Make-Your-Own Ice Cream Sammies Bar

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You know how I love food stations and “make-your-own” bars.  Well, this latest idea comes from the always amazing, Jesi Haak for a feature on Wiley Valentine blog.   She created this “make your own ice cream sandwich” bar for any occasion with kids and adults, alike. The key is to offer several different varieties of […]

Ice Cream! {Brain Freeze Not Included}

Ice Cream Party

Since it’s in the 90’s here with no signs of cooling off, I thought I’d do a round up of ideas for an Ice Cream Social.  Below, you’ll find lots of great ideas for serving, displaying, and enhancing your ice cream experience!  Brain freeze not included. Fun Ideas above:  cute labels; sqeeze bottles for wet […]

Ice Cream Cones And Cotton Candy

cotton candy ice cream cones

Two icons of childhood are making quite the presence these days.  Ice cream cones are being used to hold all sorts of treats, combining form with function in the tastiest way!  Fill the cone with candies for favors, such as m&m’s, jelly beans, or gummies; serve a fruit parfait inside during a brunch or drinks […]

White Chocolate Popcorn Treats

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I found this delicious treat on Be different…Act normal. A great addition to your next ‘sweets table’, take-home goodie bag, or even just serve at a party. The instructions can be found on Make and Takes. This is easy to make using air-popped popcorn (I use this microwave popper I found at Target-needs no oil), […]

2 Chocolate Recipes Perfect For Valentines Day

brownie-tiramisu

How can you possibly have Valentine’s romance without a little chocolate?  Here are 2 totally tempting desserts that are perfect for the occasion. Have a little “fundue” with fondue! Nothing is more sensual than feeding each other warm, drippy chocolate….ahem, but this is a “G” rated blog, so I won’t go there!. Fondue is surprisingly […]

Cupcake Doilie

diy ruffled cupcake band

Here is a fantastic tutorial from No Fuss Fabulous on how to make those cute little cupcake skirts. Check out their site to read all about it!