Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Daring Bakers September 2010 Challenge: Decorated Sugar Cookies

The september 2010 Daring Bakers Challenge was hosted by Mandy of “What the Fruitcake?!” Mandy challenged everyone to make decorated sugar cookies based on recipes from Peggy Porschen and The Joy of Baking. I have never been a fan of … Continue reading

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Sis and M are married. It was a fabulous day and she was a gorgeous bride. I am still recovering from little sleep, since I rarely sleep well away from my own comfy bed. Vegas is Vegas, I don’t know that … Continue reading

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Because this is important

This is irony for you. I have been dying to bake for the last week + so I caved and went to Mom’s house, commandeered her oven for 2 1/2 hours making strawberry muffins and chocolate chip cookies (boys requested those two … Continue reading

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I know I haven’t been around much lately. Part of it is lack of time and the other well my oven is broke. I can cook, but no baking, and now the weather has changed and I am ready to … Continue reading

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I’m a football mom now

Yesterday was not only the first day of 3rd grade for #1 it was also his first ever night of football practice, and the verdict. He loves it. He asked me as we were all soaking wet from the rain … Continue reading

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I found this cookbook a few months ago and totally fell in love with it.  It has real food, just prepared in a more healthy manner. They include the calorie count and best of all they have dessert. Yes, desserts in … Continue reading

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Update: Oven

My oven, it is still giving me fits. The repair guy (Joe) ordered a part and installed it, luckily he didn’t charge me since he didn’t know if it would work or not. Well it is working better, but not great. … Continue reading

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