Dove® Chocolate Mother’s Day Gift Idea {With Printable Notes}

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Since Mother’s Day is right around the corner, today I am sharing a gift idea that is sure to bring a smile to any mother’s face. It starts with chocolate. I don’t know any mom that doesn’t enjoy chocolate. But I took it one step further and added a personal note. I’m pretty sure there’s […]

Double Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

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I spent two years searching for the perfect chocolate cupcake recipe. I wanted a from scratch recipe, not a cupcake that started with a cake mix. I made at least six different recipes, but none of them were perfect. Then I found this one. It is moist and fudgy and delicious, and I haven’t looked […]

Flowers- Themed Linky Party

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In my dream world, I would have a garden filled with lovely flowers. As you walked up to my door, you would be greeted with the lovely scent of fresh lilacs. Or maybe petunias, or roses. My kitchen table would always have a lovely vase filled with freshly cut flowers. In the real world, my […]

Easy Korean Beef and Rice {Ground Beef Recipe}

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I love to cook,and sometimes I don’t mind spending time making a great dinner. But other days, I want something FAST! I got this recipe for Korean Beef from the Six Sisters’ cookbook that I talked about a couple of weeks ago. It literally takes about 5 minutes of prep time (mincing garlic and slicing […]

I Think I Might Be the Slowest DIY-er in the World

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Last summer I decided it was time to re-do our master bedroom. Our furniture is all oak (blech!), the bedding is falling apart, and I’ve been ready for a new color scheme for like forever. I found the perfect bedding set. On sale. So I purchased it and proceeded to buy matching paint and even […]

Main Dish Recipes Themed Linky Party

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Hello peeps. I hope you are having a great week! I am transitioning slowly back into regular life after a week in Hawaii, and then a week of spring break. Having all the boys head back to school on Monday was hard, I’ll tell you that! This week the theme for the linky is MAIN […]

DIY Tip: How To Drill Holes the Same Depth

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If you are a do-it-yourself girl like me, sometimes you need to drill holes for a project. I needed to drill holes in my piece of baseboard for the necklace holder I made last week. I didn’t want the hole to go all the way through the back of the wood, so I used this […]

Toffee and Chocolate Rice Pudding

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There is something so comforting about a warm bowl of rice pudding. My family loves it! They are perfectly happy with plain jane rice pudding, but sometimes I like to switch things up a little. I love toffee and chocolate, and figured they would be a great addition to rice pudding. So I tweaked my […]