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Raspberry Carrot Popsicle Recipe

Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Summer

Don't let the carrot fool you: this easy Raspberry Carrot Popsicle recipe is totally kid friendly. I just came home with 6 pints of raspberries that were $1 each. They're going to go quick...Raspberry Carrot Popsicle Recipe... »
 
 

Peanut Butter Cup S’mores Recipe

Dessert Recipes, Recipes, Summer

Peanut butter cup s'mores. Why haven't I thought of this combination before? I gave it a try when I came across some peanut butter cups while looking for our Hersey's bars. I halved them...Peanut Butter Cup S’mores Recipe... »
 

 

Number One 1st Birthday Cake (No Cake Pan Needed)

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes

This number one 1st birthday cake is so easy that you won't need to buy a #1 shaped cake pan. In fact, you won't need a cake pan at all! You may remember that...Number One 1st Birthday Cake (No Cake Pan Needed)... »
 
 

Letter Mini Birthday Cakes (Petit Fours)

Birthdays, Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Parties & Birthdays

These letter mini birthday cakes were a big hit at Liam's 1st birthday party. I made them using an L-shaped cookie cutter and pound cake like these cute baby shower petit fours by Cakegirls....Letter Mini Birthday Cakes (Petit Fours)... »
 

 

Make an Edible Easter Bonnet for a Lamb Cake

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Spring

Make a charming (and edible!) chocolate candy melt Easter bonnet with all the frills upon it to add a little fashion sense to an Easter lamb cake. I've shown how to bake and cool...Make an Edible Easter Bonnet for a Lamb Cake... »
 
 

How to Decorate an Easter Lamb Cake

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Spring

Nothing says spring like decorating a traditional Easter lamb cake with fluffy white frosting and green coconut grass. By now, you should have followed the Easter Lamb Cake recipe to bake and cool your...How to Decorate an Easter Lamb Cake... »
 

 

Easter Lamb Cake Recipe For Beginners

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Spring

Lamb cakes are as Easter as the bunny himself! Make your family and friends a cute-as-a-button lamb cake this Easter with this simple step-by-step recipe. My friend Meg Wolff hosts a Lamb Throwdown contest...Easter Lamb Cake Recipe For Beginners... »
 
 

Easy Buzz Lightyear Toy Story Birthday Cake Idea {For Beginners Like Me}

Baby & Kids, Dessert Recipes, Parties & Birthdays

Here's a Buzz Lightyear Toy Story birthday cake idea that even cake decorating total beginners like me can make. Just print out my free Buzz cake pattern below to make your own Space Ranger....Easy Buzz Lightyear Toy Story Birthday Cake Idea {For Beginners Like Me}... »
 
 

Gooey Butter Cookies Recipe (AKA Cake Mix Cookies)

Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Edible Gift Recipes, Recipes

This recipe for gooey butter cookies is courtesy of my friend Debbie who makes these yummies for her annual Christmas party. Debbie is from St. Louis where gooey butter cake is a local staple...Gooey Butter Cookies Recipe (AKA Cake Mix Cookies)... »
 
 

Flower-Topped Birthday Cake With Chocolate Icing

Dessert Recipes, Parties & Birthdays, Recipes

During our recent weekend visit in northern Michigan, my friend Jennie and her two girls made this flower-topped chocolate iced birthday cake for me. Pretty, yes? Ten-year-old Elizabeth did much of the baking, mixing...Flower-Topped Birthday Cake With Chocolate Icing... »
 
 

Toasted Coconut Chocolate Valentine Dessert with Cacoa Nibs

Dessert Recipes, Edible Gift Recipes, Holidays, Recipes, Valentine's Day, Winter

While I've never been much of a Valentine's Day girl, I've always been a big fan of coconut and chocolate. I made these special treats by modifying a recipe from an Australian cookbook. //...Toasted Coconut Chocolate Valentine Dessert with Cacoa Nibs... »
 
 

Homemade marshmallows

Dessert Recipes, DIY Gift Ideas, Edible Gift Recipes, Holidays, Recipes, Under $10

Today we're going to learn how to make marshmallows using a really easy marshmallow recipe - it's a yummy DIY gift and you can always make some extras for yourself. Lately I've developed a...Homemade marshmallows... »
 
 

Star Sugar Cookies

Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fourth of July, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Summer

It could have been the yummy flavor, the scraggly homemade cuteness or the cold beer that made these star cookies fly off the platters at Shane's Fourth of July birthday BBQ. The icing in...Star Sugar Cookies... »
 
 

Personalized birthday rhubarb berry pie

Dessert Recipes, Parties & Birthdays, Recipes, Summer

Growing up in upstate New York, Shane loved his grandmother Myrtle's rhubarb and berry pies in the summertime. So this year for his birthday I decided to make a pie instead of a cake....Personalized birthday rhubarb berry pie... »
 
 

Engagement Party Alphabet Cookies

Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Edible Gift Recipes, Parties & Birthdays, Recipes, Weddings

We co-hosted a couple's BBQ last July to celebrate the engagement of my friend Heather (H) and her fiance Noah (N). Our co-hostess Michelle Platts scored by bringing these festive romantic sugar cookies that...Engagement Party Alphabet Cookies... »
 
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