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  • Pineapple Muffins Coconut Glaze
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    Pineapple Coconut Muffins with Coconut Glaze

    One of my favorite flavor combinations is pineapple with coconut.  It all started with my first Pina Colada way back in the day…and snowballed from there!  As someone who is not a pro at baking, I still wanted to try my hand at these Pineapple Coconut Muffins with Coconut Glaze.  The recipe is actually very easy and I have made these two times ...

    On August 7, 2014 / By
  • weekend in Chicago
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    Chicago in a Weekend

    A weekend vacation to Chicago is long enough to get in a good portion of the city, but it does mean cutting out a lot of not so spectacular tourist destinations. Known for its architecture, culture and world-class museums, Chicago keeps even the locals busy with new things to see and experience so it’s really important that you focus on what you ...

    On August 6, 2014 / By
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    Paper Crafts with #Spellbinders Celebra’tions Collection

    This week I had the opportunity to play around with some paper crafts!  My love for paper runs deep and I have had the urge to create lately. I received two kits from the Spellbinders Celebra’tions Collection and they came at just the right time! The Spellbinders Celebra’tions Collection includes everything from papers, inks, stamps, dies, and embelissments.  Richard Garay designed this ...

    On July 31, 2014 / By
  • Easy Spinach Dip Recipe
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    Easy Spinach Dip

    Are a dip person? When you are at a party do you gravitate towards food that you can dip?  Me too!  Spinach Dip is a long-time favorite but I had never tried to make it myself.  When I spotted a semi-homeade recipe I knew I wanted to give it a try.  With just 5 ingredients, this is one easy Spinach Dip recipe! ...

    On July 14, 2014 / By