Chocolate Chip Cake

We all have a favorite birthday cake, something we look forward to all year long.  My kids ask for strawberry icing and sprinkles.  I love a good chocolate cake with seven-minute icing.  And my husband loves Chocolate Chip Cake.  I make it for his birthday every year, which means I …

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Made in a Pinch Tip – Foam Soap Refill

Whenever my kids walk in the house, or into the kitchen I say ‘Wash your hands!’.  We love to save money and help the planet at the same time.  When our twisted peppermint foam soap dispensers emptied (leftover from the holidays), we made our own foam soap refill.  Choose your …

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Fingerprint Tree – A Touching gift idea!

In my mind, there are two kinds of gifts: 1) store-bought, which are very valuable and useful, and 2) homemade, which are sentimentally valuable and meaningful.  I have received many store-bought gifts that I love and have special meaning to me.  However, I cherish the homemade gifts I have received …

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Try making homemade hummingbird food!

Spring is here!  🙂  As soon as I see azaleas blooming in my yard, I make hummingbird food. I have two Best-1 32 oz. Hummingbird Feeders and I love them. Replace the hummingbird food every 7 days, though I sometimes stretch it a little longer.  The same hummingbirds travel to …

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