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Caprese Ladybugs

April 7, 2017
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mondelēz International Group. All opinions are entirely my own. My 18-month-old daughter has an (understandably) limited vocabulary. Amongst the usual suspects like ‘Mama’, ‘Dada’, and ‘bear’, there is one word that is at the forefront of her burgeoning literary vault. ‘Cracker.’ Yes, my little […]

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Hickory Smoked Chocolate Toffee Bacon

January 24, 2017
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Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are my own.  With the Big Game just around the corner, it is time to get yourself prepared. Unwashed team socks, check! Matching jerseys for the whole family, check! And game day snacks, well let’s check that one off together. With the […]

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Winter White Chocolate Macarons

November 16, 2016
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Oh the weather outside is frightful… so let’s embrace it!  If you’re looking for some cold-weather party inspiration then you’ve come to the right spot.  Onida Cruz of Petite Seats worked collaboratively with a team of vendors to produce today’s Winter Wonderland, petite-sized styled shoot.  And my, oh, my is it a gorgeous one!  Complete with […]

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Celebrate Everything

November 7, 2016
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My job as a food writer and stylist has more perks than just getting to taste-test my subjects. From dinner with Giada de Laurentiis to talking rustic pies with Curtis Stone, I get to hang out with some pretty cool people. And one person I am thrilled to constantly cross paths with is Darcy Miller. […]

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Zombie Juice

October 31, 2016
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Need inspiration for a cute Halloween party theme?  Then look no further, boys and ghouls!  With a delightful black, green, orange, and purple palette, this is one gathering that is sure to rouse the spirits!  Plus we’ve included a yummy Zombie Juice recipe for your little witches and wizards to enjoy.         […]

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Pumpkin Pie Caramel Apples

October 25, 2016
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 Some kids are born into British royalty, some into money, but little Elijah was born into ridiculous creativity!  For cutie pie Eli’s first birthday, his mom decided to center the festivities around his birth month of October.  Styled and photographed by the uber talented parent, this is one birthday that’s going to be hard to […]

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Amaretto Finger Cookies

October 17, 2016
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If you have dreamed of the perfectly pink princess wedding since you were 5 years old… then this post is not for you!  Today’s couple clearly had an alternative take on the classic wedding and we couldn’t love it more.  With gorgeous fall floral arrangements, gothic decor, and a pervasive kick-ass homage to Halloween, welcome […]

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