DIY: Chocolate Garnish

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When it comes to celebrating special occasions it’s all about the details….edible details that is! Today’s DIY project is just right for Valentine’s Day or Bridal Showers and Engagement parties. Actually depending on what shapes you make it can be used for multiple themes. I created some cute and tasty chocolate garnishes that can be […]

Pumpkin Pie Dump Cake Recipe

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Pumpkin desserts are NOT just for Thanksgiving! I think it’s the perfect flavor to serve all through Fall and Winter, and it is most certainly “comfort food”. This pumpkin pie dump cake is one that I’ve been making for years because it’s so easy and delicious – in fact I made this for our own Thanksgiving […]

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

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If you still have last minute gifts to give to hostesses, co-workers, friends, or helpers don’t go to the mall – go to your grocery store and get the ingredients for making these delicious homemade Oatmeal Chocolate Chip cookies. What’s more is you can also get the ‘gift packaging’ at the grocery store too! For […]

Homemade Sweet Treats – 3 Favorite Recipes

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I want to share the 3 recipes I used on my Rustic Christmas dessert table. These sweet treats are so delicious and make great gifts to give, or keep for your own holiday entertaining. Two are similar – the Cracker Candy & Graham Cracker Toffee – but one combines sweet & salty {my favorite combo}. […]

Make Your Own Chocolate Stirrers

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I’ve got some easy ideas for making your own chocolate stirrers to use for coffee or hot chocolate.  These make great gifts or thoughtful add-ins for entertaining. I first came up with the idea for the post when I was out shopping and found chocolate stir-in blocks for about $5 for 4, and thought “I […]

Make Your Own Cookie Bowls

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When I saw this idea on the Wilton website I couldn’t believe how cute it was! Making cookie bowls is such a great idea for kids birthdays, elegant dinner parties, or any dessert table display. You can fill these with ice cream, pudding, berries, etc. Of course the website showcases their specialty pan but you […]

Chalkboard Cookies Tutorial

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A big thanks to Kathryn of The Sugar Turntable for sharing her chalkboard cookie tutorial with us today! These cookies are so adorable and simple to make that I think even I could do it. They would make perfect lunchbox treats for the first week of school, a sweet teacher gift on the first day, […]