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The best of Chocolate, Chocolate and more 2013

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It’s the end of another year. I’m not a big one for resolutions. I know I’ve got the same ones everyone else has, Eat healthier, exercise more, save a little more money… And I know that I’ll break them all at some point in time. But I do keep trying. That’s the real point of […]

And More-Updating old photos

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Since my move to WordPress, I’ve had to do a lot of updating on posts. Behind the scenes tech stuff. Boring! But while updating older posts, I’ve also had to look at the photos. I won’t say I’m a fabulous photographer but my skills have definitely improved since I started out taking photos on my […]

Twitter and Blogging

It’s Saturday and that means another post on blogging. If you’re new to this series, it’s all about sharing what we know and learning from each other. Even an experienced blogger can’t know it all, there’s just too much out there and it’s always changing. I’ve covered Facebook Facebook can be a Blogger’s Best Friend-Setting […]

Facebook can be a blogger’s Best Friend

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We talked about Pinterest and hopefully you are organizing your boards and Pinning your posts. Now it’s time to talk about Facebook! FB is my #1 referral to my blog. I know there’s controversy out there about people not seeing posts and all the changes Facebook put us through with the introduction of Timeline.  Ignore all that. […]

Pinterest-How I Pin

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Pinterest is an amazing resource to drive traffic to your blog. Pinterest and Facebook are consistently fighting for the #1 spot for referrals to my blog. The beauty of Pinterest is you don’t have to be an amazing, professional photographer to have a photo “accepted” which lets all of us have an opportunity to have our recipes […]

And more-Food Blog Forum

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 photo credit: Jennifer Holt of Walt Disney World  When I first started blogging it was all about a baking project my daughters and I started 2 summers ago. It’s changed into so much more. In addition to sharing what I love, blogging has also opened up an entire new world of friends. Some are fellow […]

Ombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Vanilla and Chocolate layers come together in this Hombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting inspired by Surprise Inside Cakes

Vanilla and Chocolate layers come together in this Ombre Cake with Buttercream Frosting inspired by Surprise Inside Cakes written by Amanda Rettke of I Am Baker! I have to tell you, I am not a cake decorator. I’ve said it before, many, many times. It’s why you don’t see many decorated cakes on my site. I’ve […]

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake drizzled with Chocolate Ganache

Flourless Chocolate Cake drizzled with Chocolate Ganache Being a food blogger has lead to some amazing friendships. It’s really not surprising. Food brings people together. No matter what your politics, your religion, your other beliefs, most people can agree on good food. This is especially true of the food blogging community. It doesn’t matter if […]

50 Cookies for Your Christmas Plate

50 cookies for christmas

It’s that time of year. Cookie making time! So get out the flour and sugar, preheat the oven, line up the baking sheets and pick out a few new recipes to try.

35 Pumpkin Recipes

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Chewy Pumpkin Spice Molasses Cookies from Amy’s Cooking Adventures

Thursday’s Treasures link party 102

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It’s September! Can you believe it? I’m officially saying fall is here even though we are barely getting into the 60′s at night. Fall means cooler weather, leaves changing, sweaters, cool boots and…. pumpkin and apple season! Yeah baby! Bring it on! Before we get to the party, congrats to Devi McDonald! She was the […]

Homemade Vanilla

Homemade vanilla-reuse mini wine bottles instead of buying bottles!

Enjoy using Homemade Vanilla in all your favorite recipes for a rich vanilla taste. Also makes a wonderful gift! About a month ago, I saw this post from Cheryl-Tidymom about making Homemade vanilla. It reminded me that I’ve always been meaning to do this. I immediately went on line and ordered my beans. Then I went […]

Thursday’s Treasures

What a day today has been. Hubby decided to “improve our internet and consequently I was without internet all day! It’s working now. Thought I was going to go nuts. How did we ever get along before the Internet and facebook? So straight to the features from last week Mudslide Cupcakes from Baker Becky Candy Corn Pop […]

And More-Ziplist and my new Virtual Assistant

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It’s time for another And More post! I made a lot of changes to the site when I moved from Blogger over to self hosted WordPress. Let me just tell you all, I’m a technophobe. I’m the person that has to turn on the living room TV with the power button on the television because I […]

Chocolate Mousse Cake for Chocolate Moosey

Chocolate Mousse Cake-deep rich mousse with a walnut crust!

Chocolate Mousse Cake-deep rich mousse with a walnut crust!   I’m always on the hunt for a good Chocolate Mousse. Rich, dense, smooth, decadent. It’s a lifelong quest, you might saY. my burden to bear. So while I love Chocolate Mousse. the Hubby is against anything with raw egg. Most chocolate mousse is made with raw egg. […]

Thursday’s Treasures

I’m back! In case you missed it, I had the privilege of chaperoning on the 5th grade Washington DC trip. Amazing, exhausting, educational, full of good times and great memories. I went with my son five years ago and I just couldn’t believe how some things had changed. Just goes to show, even if you’ve been someplace […]

Thursday’s Treasures

I’m loving Fall. If it would just cool down a bit more I could start dragging out all my sweaters! I want to get straight to the party but because I love you and I love sharing, I want to share a few things with you first.  Have you heard about Online Blocon? It’s a blogging […]

Twitter Etiquette

We’re continuing our journey into the world of Twitter. I’m so thankful to Carla of Chocolate Moosey for sharing all her knowledge of Twitter, I feel so lost trying to figure it all out on my own. I think that is probably the best thing about the blogging community. The willingness of everyone to help each other. I can’t […]

Grandma’s Sugar Cookies

Grandma's Sugar Cookies

Grandma’s Sugar Cookies-a Christmas Tradition. This recipe is a special one. It’s just a simple sugar cookie, made with lots of love. What makes it special is it come’s from a book Grandma’s Christmas Cookies. It’s a sweet book reminding us the true reason for the season. We’ve had our copy for 11 years now. […]

Thursday’s Treasures

It’s Thursday, time to party! The kids have got me running all over the place today so we’re going to get right to the party! Debi from Recipes for my Boys and I love seeing what you link up each week. I few links that caught my eye last week were Small Fried Apple Pies from The Domestically Impaired Guide to […]