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Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies (Easy and Delicious!)

If you are avoiding gluten and looking for treat options, I HIGHLY recommend this chocolate chip cookie recipe. I even made a believer out of my sister, Amy. Ingredients 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup coconut oil, softened 2 eggs 3/4 cup brown sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups blanched almond flour 1/2 teaspoon […]

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How to Make Fun Cinnamon Tortillas With Your Kids

My friend Deb, who reads TheMommyhood.com, submitted a great idea for turning leftover tortillas into cinnamon chips. Deb’s daughter loves to eat tortillas, but doesn’t always finish them. To avoid waste, Deb found some cookie cutters and had her daughter cut the leftover tortilla into fun shapes and turned them into yummy cinnamon chips. “Some of the […]

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Cake Parfaits

Looking for a great way to spruce up a regular ole cake with some great presentation? Do we have an idea for you! I recently hosted a family (minus Amy because she won’t move home like she should) dinner to celebrate my Dad retiring after 50 years as a pharmacist.  My (other) sister was in […]

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Halloween Graveyard Cake Recipe

Looking for a great Halloween dish to make this year? Have you ever seen one of those graveyard cakes? My friend Kristen makes this adorable graveyard cake for Halloween each year. I was hunting a picture of it to show you guys and luckily our friend Adam snapped a picture of it. How cute is […]

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How to Make Cake Pops: Tangled Birthday Party

Do you want to know how to make cake pops, also called cake balls?  Cake…mixed with icing…on a stick…dipped in chocolate…with sprinkles…yum! I first learned about them in an article in the Knoxville News Sentinel. Having decided I would make them for my daughter’s birthday party, I thought it would be wise to do a trial run […]

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Very Hungry Caterpillar Cupcakes

My son loves the Very Hungry Caterpillar, so I used that as inspiration for his birthday cupcakes this year. I’m not much of a baker, so I needed something pretty easy to make. This was doable. I used this gel food coloring I purchased at Michael’s and it worked really well. The colors were very vivid when added to butter […]

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Ice Cream Dessert Recipe

Looking for a refreshing summer dessert? Well, TheMommyhood.com has one for you. Ice Cream Dessert is super easy and crazy good. People who normally just ask for a small portion come back for seconds. I highly recommend it, because not only is it tasty, it’s easy to make! Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup brown […]

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Unmentionable Cookies (Worth Mentioning)

Okay, if you are easily offended, this post is not for you! But I had to share these adorable cookie decorating ideas for heart shaped cookies! Wish I had thought of it myself, but I saw it on a really cool blog you must check out called HowDoesShe? In addition to Valentine’s Day, these would […]

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White Chocolate Chex Mix

Also known at my house as “Scooby Snacks” is absolutely delicious. We make it each year to take to parties or just to have at home. It is quick and easy and if you use holiday colored candy, it makes a beautiful gift.  This is what I decided to do for some of our teacher gifts […]

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Picture Cupcakes

Looking for a new twist on a classic cupcake? Put a picture of the guest of honor on it! I got this idea from my friend, Elizabeth, who did this for her mom a few months ago. So, I tucked the idea away to use for my mom’s 60th birthday party. Here’s how I did […]

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