Watermelon cake

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Over the years, I have seen THREE types of watermelon cakes. The FIRST one is a baked cake, made with flour, sugar, eggs, watermelon juice e.t.c The SECOND one is a cake that is decorated to look like a ... read more

Easy orange buttercream icing

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MOST orange frostings are made with cream cheese. And that makes a lot of sense because cream cheese is TANGY and compliments the slightly sour taste of orange juice perfectly. But, my dear hubby is NOT ... read more

Mini love letter cakes

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I am a sucker for those old ROMANTIC flicks where girls and guys would wait impatiently for the mailman to deliver their LOVE LETTERS. It was so SWEET and personal! But, in this day and age, emails have ... read more

Where there’s a whisk, there’s a way…

Fruit loops chocolate cookies

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Do you remember what your FAVORITE cereal was, as a kid? I think mine used to be Fruit Loops or maybe Trix. Hmmmm…. All I remember is that the more COLORFUL the cereal was, the more LIKELY I was to ... read more

Easy Love cake

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As most of you know, I LOVE edible markers. I have used them on cakes, cupcakes and even fruits! Well, I used them again to make this EASY Love cake. Isn’t it sooo PRETTY?! You can find the ... read more

Blackberry smoothie

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I usually START off my day with some type of a smoothie. Since FRESH berries are finally hitting my local grocery store, I am using them in my smoothies a lot these days. Let’s be honest…Those ... read more

Mocha pancakes with Mocha syrup

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Disclosure: I received an OXO Good Grips non-stick anodized griddle to use and review for this post. I was not compensated for this post. All opinions and pictures are 100% mine.  If you are a FAN of ... read more

“Cake for breakfast is the best breakfast of all”

Trix cereal flower cupcakes

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When I go grocery shopping, I tend to get DISTRACTED in the cereal aisle…lol. I am usually there to pick up some type of healthy bran cereal BUT half the time, I walk out with some kiddie ... read more

Best pineapple upside down cake

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While BROWSING through my Mom’s old recipe book, I found her pineapple upside down cake recipe buried near the last few torn-up pages. I know everyone says that their pineapple upside down cake ... read more

Ready to Drink Juices by Jamba Juice

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jamba Juice for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I was recently asked to visit Jamba Juice to try out their “Ready to Drink Juices.” Obviously, I was ... read more

Chocolate popcorn cake

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I am CRAZY about popcorn! I am OBSESSED with chocolate! And I LOVE cake! So, I COMBINED all of those wonderful things into an EPIC spicy chocolate popcorn cake! This RICH chocolate cake is frosted in ... read more

Chocolate coconut Easter bird nests

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My Aunt came over a few days ago with a bag of Easter chocolates…. YAY! This bag was seriously OVERFLOWING with all sorts of  chocolate eggs, chocolate bunnies, chocolate carrots and even chocolate ... read more

Good things come to those who bake!

Best banana chocolate chip cake

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Some of you may know that I will be a monthly CONTRIBUTOR at Wanda’s blog (Memories by the Mile). If you are a FOODIE, you should really check out her blog, where you will find lots of drool-worthy ... read more

Sugar heart and sugar star cupcakes

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Remember those sugar hearts and sugar stars I made a few weeks ago? When I saw how CUTE they turned out, I knew I would be using those as cupcake toppers! Next time, I am going to make even MORE of those ... read more

Easy snowman donuts

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It’s nearly the end of January but we haven’t had much snow here, which is WEIRD but also TERRIFIC coz I haven’t had to shovel much snow… YAY! But, my little one REALLY wants to ... read more