Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallow & Pecan Topping

I love sweet potatoes and often eat the leftovers cold for days following our actual Thanksgiving meal. If you use really big sweet potatoes, the potatoes themselves won’t be overly sweet, but the toppings add just the right amount of sweetness. Even our four-year-old, the queen of pickiness, likes these, and she's been asking for…

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5 Ways to Make Dessert Dazzling

The following post is from Jessica of GoodCheapEats and LifeasMOM: As Fall gets under way, you may be more likely to invite friends in for a dinner party or to cozy up with your sweet ones with a yummy little treat before bedtime. Seasonal produce such as apples and pumpkins are the basis for some…

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Easy & Fun Party Cupcake Kebabs

I'm always looking for easy, creative ways to spice up birthday cakes and cupcakes, and while you'll never find me creating spectacular fondant cakes, I knew I had to make these cupcake kebabs as soon as I happened across them on Flickr. Fortunately, my six-year-old loved them as well, and I made them this last…

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Using Flags to Make Easy Themed Cupcakes
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Using Flags to Make Easy Themed Cupcakes

My 3-year-old daughter loves Go Diego Go. She spends her afternoon quiet time pretending she's Diego, and her imaginary Baby Jaguar is her constant companion. She's been saying for months that she wants a Go Diego Go birthday cake for her birthday, but I didn't have the creativity or time this week to make one…

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10 Snacks Kids Can Make Themselves

I'm working on a series of posts over at Cozi's Live Simply called Helping Kids Help Themselves, and the first in the series is about 10 snacks that kids can make themselves: When I moved out of my parent's house (which happened to be the day I got married at 20 years old), I didn't…

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