Easy Polka Dot Cupcakes

Easy Polka Dot Cupcakes - Colorful and Fun!

How fun are these colorful cupcakes? My kids absolutely LOVE to make - and eat - them! They think it's just about the best thing ever to take a bite and see what color is inside! These would be perfect for Easter or a spring party - or switch up the colors for any holiday or season. You could do chocolate cupcakes with orange centers for Halloween; red and green for Christmas; pink, red, and purple for Valentine's Day, and so on. The options are endless! And even though they might look pretty … [Read more...]

A Sexy Gift for Your Husband

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Let me tell you about a conversation I have had with my husband. Many times. Me: Hey, what do you want for Christmas? Him: You KNOW what I want. Me: No really, what do you want. I want to buy you something. Him: You don't have to buy me anything. Me: Ok, but seriously- what (besides THAT) do you want?! Him: Nothing. Does anyone else ever go through this conversation with their husbands? For every stinkin' holiday? But I don't want to give him THAT for a couple reasons: We … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

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Does your family love cinnamon rolls?   Some cinnamon roll recipes can be labor intensive.  Our busy lifestyles makes it hard to find the time to make cinnamon rolls.  Now, you can have a cinnamon roll without  rolling out the dough and waiting for the dough to rise TWICE!  These Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes have all the ingredients that a traditional cinnamon roll would have.  Brown sugar, pecans and cinnamon.   Topped with a delicious creamy cinnamon cream cheese frosting. So, next time your … [Read more...]

Striped Sprinkle Monogram Birthday Cake

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When my oldest turned a year old I made him a birthday cake in the shape of a letter "E" . Little did I know that simple idea would soon become the tradition in our family- a monogram cake for their first birthday. When Mason turned one last year, I made him a "M" cake with striped sprinkles. I love how it turned out! Here is the simple tutorial: Monogram Birthday Cake All you need for this tutorial is the recipe to your favorite cake, or a cake box like I used! You'll also need sprinkles, … [Read more...]

Birthday Gift Bag

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DIY Birthday Gift Bag Project Can you count how many times you've needed a gift bag for a Birthday? Have you ever run out of envelopes for cards? This Kraft bag project is great solution to either problem!   Step 1. Stamp It Stamp the front of the Kraft Bag with the a catchy phrase like "You're Amazing". Use a dark ink color such as indigo or eggplant for a clear impression.   Step 2. Embellish Stamp tickets onto white card stock, alternating ink colors. Punch out each with a … [Read more...]