Easter Cake Pops

Apr 29

Easter Cake Pops

I don’t know what the weather has been like in your neck of the woods, but spring in Colorado has been a little rough. We’ve had at least one major snow storm every week for the past month and a half or so – and sometimes more than one. Anyway, this hasn’t exactly put me into a ‘let’s celebrate Spring’ kind of mood, so...

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Heart-Shaped Cake Pops

Feb 16

Heart-Shaped Cake Pops

With all of the cake pop making of late, I couldn’t help but make some more to bring into the office for Valentine’s Day.  Well, that and I really wanted to try out the mini-cookie cutters I got for my birthday as part of my cake pop kit.  I think these were more aesthetically pleasing to my OCD-driven eye due to the fact that a cookie cutter is much more exact...

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Holiday Wreath with Family Initial

Jan 17

Holiday Wreath with Family Initial

In past years I have always been a bit of a Grinch when it comes to most Christmas-themed things.  I appreciate other people’s décor and lights, but would never consider doing any of it myself.  However, in my quest for domesticity, I had a change of heart.  It all started with Bart insisting that we get Christmas lights – knowing that there was no way I...

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Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Jan 12

Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Thanksgiving seemed to be the catalyst in bringing out the inner baker in me over the holidays – it might have been just the general excitement over food, but I spent a lot of time in kitchen either way.  I originally made these to take to a CU tailgate just before T-Day – in hindsight, it would have been a better activity with the niece and nephews, but...

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Candy Bar Halloween Costumes

Jan 11

Candy Bar Halloween Costumes

In a blatant effort to be the “good house” this Halloween we went all out with not only full-sized candy bars, but we gave them costumes too!  Halloween candy bar covers are super simple to make, and are certainly a more festive treat for trick-or-treaters than the traditional mini-Snickers bar. For the mummy, stick two googly eyes at the top of the candy bar,...

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