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Red, White and Blue Ice Cream Cupcakes

I promised myself I would NOT do a 4th of July post that was riddled with red, white and blue. I tried. I kept thinking up all of these concoctions and I stopped myself – mostly because I didn’t have time to sit down and work on it! To say that this summer has been […]

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Baking with Honey: Blackberry & Honey Cupcakes

I’ve always loved honey, from it’s golden color to it’s silky sweetness. I’ve used it off and on in my baking, but I never thought much of it until I sat at Camp Blogaway and learned about the wonderous benefits of honey from the National Honey Board. It is a humectant and keeps your baked […]

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Halloween Cupcake: Skeleton Cupcakes by FamilySpice.com

More Halloween Cupcake Decorating Ideas

This post is fast becoming a tradition here on my blog. Every year I scour the internet for ideas and then decorate some Halloween themed cupcakes. My first post, Halloween Cupcake Decorating 101, is one of my most visited posts so check it out, too. Remember, I’m not a dessert blog or an expert cake […]

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A Beet Red Velvet Cake For My Pink Princess

A Beet Red Velvet Cake For My Pink Princess

Something changed in me when I had my daughter. It happened to my husband, as well. After bringing two beautiful boys into the world, we knew we would be happy with a healthy baby, girl or boy. My husband did admit that he secretly wanted a girl. I, on the other hand, was terrified to […]

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My Princess Turns 5

What happened to my pretty princess? She has grown up so fast. My youngest turns five tomorrow and I am sad. She is in kindergarden full time now. She’s my happy joyful girl. She wakes up with a smile and gives me hugs and kisses every morning. She brought pink into our lives, which was […]

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Coconut Cupcakes

Coconut Cupcakes

Well, I guess I was able to sneak in a sweet treat that you can make for your special Valentine! Luckily, this week’s Barefoot Bloggers recipe is for Ina Garten’s Coconut Cupcakes. I haven’t baked anything since Christmas, much to my children’s protest. After a month of indulging in sugar and chocolate, I was done […]

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Halloween Cupcake Decorating 101

I am definitely in the festive spirit. This Halloween the kids and I decided to go nuts and make some crazy cupcakes. I never really did this, although I enjoy making and decorating my kids’ birthday cakes. How hard could Halloween be? I searched my many magazines, favorite websites and the internet in general and […]

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Grocery Deals and Recipes: Oct. 14 – Oct. 20

Like a kid in the candy store (well, almost), I anticipate what the grocers are offering up for us each week. Before I started doing these posts regularly, I didn’t pay close attention to the weekly flyers. I thought Costco was my best bet, especially for meats. But after convincing myself otherwise, I am hoping […]

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A Pretty Pink Tea Party

A Pretty Pink Tea Party

My daughter recently turned 4. It was a very emotional day for me, you see, since she is the youngest of my three kids, and the only girl. I remember when I was pregnant and I hadn’t found out yet if she was a boy or a girl. Everyone asked me, “Don’t you want a […]

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Football Eats: Desserts!

Football Eats: Desserts!

Although football season is officially here, Sunday is the big game day. And if you are planning on watching the games most of the day or just your favorite team, Family Spice is offering up some great eats to go along with football fanaticism. Today we are focusing on the sweeter things in life: desserts. […]

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