I am making my friend’s wedding cake.  (The wedding is this Saturday!!! AHHH! So excited for them!)  My mom, sisters and I were asked to do the cake. This will be our third wedding cake.  Here’s a picture of the last wedding cake we did.  This is the rough concept drawing for this cake. The […]

July 25, 2012

  A little boy I know once told his mom that he,  “Didn’t want to get married.”  When asked why, he said,  “Because I don’t want to share the bacon!”  Bacon does make everything wonderful. 🙂 Here’s my take on “Bacon Wrapped Chicken Breasts.” You will need: 1 cup of diced zucchini 1 cup of […]

July 23, 2012

I can never seem to master the campfire art of making s’mores… It always ends up burnt or just falls apart. This is the perfect compromise of these amazing textures and flavors.  I wanted to make something sweet for some friends coming over, but I didn’t really have all my usual ingredients. Rummaging through my […]

July 18, 2012

When I was in recovery after having my baby girl, my sisters made me some yummy blueberry bread with a lemon glaze! It was so welcome(Thanks Grace, Georgia, Laurel & Jordan)! I didn’t want to eat the yucky hospital food. So, here I re-created this yummy bread in the form of a muffin. These are […]

July 10, 2012

I fell in love with the very first Petti Romper I saw! So I told hubby that I was going to make baby girl one… and he thought, “Okay, I guess she’ll do that eventually…” only he was surprised to find that I made one that very day! 😛 All that you need for this […]

July 6, 2012

I wanted to make some cute pink birdies for my baby girls room once she stops sharing with us… And she LOVES them!  Here is how I made them:  Cut out all the pieces. Sew the body and the wing pieces together. As you can see, the face, belly and two body pieces are sewn […]

July 4, 2012

For all you people who have asked me for my “secret pizza dough recipe” here it is:  Keep on reading for the SECRET TIP! 4 1/2 cups flour. 1 tsp. salt 1 tbs. yeast dissolved in  1 3/4 cups warm water 1/4  olive oil (plus more for pans) *Note: this dough recipe is great for […]

July 2, 2012