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Heaven must be pink and tastes like this

Heaven must be pink and tastes like this

Thank you for coming back to see how the “great pink cake” turned out that I wrote about on Friday.  If heaven had a taste, I know it would taste exactly like this.  I…I…I’m actually at a loss for words over how unbelievably amazing this tastes.  This recipe dropped down from heaven (thank you Wicked… Continue Reading

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A huge undertaking for a novice baker

A huge undertaking for a novice baker

Ok, so send me well wishes this weekend as I attempt to make this cake for Easter.  http://wickedgoodkitchen.com/white-velvet-layer-cake-with-strawberry-raspberry-mascarpone-buttercream/ I’m pretty sure this is what dreams are made of; fluffy dollops of pink frosting, moist layers of cake with the words “buttercream” and “white velvet” in for good measure. Now this lady is a pro.  Like,… Continue Reading

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Christmas cookies and the frustrating world of the internet

I’m sorry.  I haven’t written in a while, because well, frankly, I’ve been hurt.  It happened; the thing that no blogger or writer wants to talk about or discuss-the lack of likes on a post.  Yes, I am one of those uber-sensitive people that really knows better but still lets her emotions get hung up… Continue Reading

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A cake for dad

Sounds like a good movie title, huh? Well, this is a little overdue, but I made this delicious German Chocolate Cake for my dad’s birthday a couple of weeks ago.  And let me preface with this; it was my first time baking in my new “old” home, complete with a circa 1950’s oven, and…my first… Continue Reading

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Happy chocolate 4th of July!

It’s been a long time since I blogged and even longer since I’ve had a day off by myself. Unfortunately, you will see today what happens when I’m home alone…:) Instead of doing mounds of wash and scrubbing toilets, (bla bla bla) I opted for creating an unbelievable recipe today. I’m sorry it’s nothing with… Continue Reading

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fun addition for any party

I hosted my first party in several months for some friends this past weekend. It was a cocktail party but I stole this adorable idea from Pinterest. It’s probably something you would usually have at children’s birthday parties, however, my adults LOVED it! I had an assortment of beer, wine and then either virgin Italian… Continue Reading

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