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Homemade lollipop recipe - easy and fun treat for your Christmas Gift boxes. Twelve Days Of Christmas Treats #christmastreats

Homemade Lollipop Recipe: A Christmas treat


I have been kind of taking it easy in the kitchen lately with my first couple recipes being no-bake. I wanted to ease you into the Twelve Days of Christmas Treats before I went a little crazy. There is nothing really crazy about these homemade lollipops, just that it isn’t often people decide to make their own lollipops. There is…

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Sending Long Distance Love with Gourmet Gift Baskets


Easter is fast approaching, so quickly in fact that if you wait any longer you’ll be getting your chocolate bunnies for 50% off!  Our Easter tradition always includes a bright basket stuffed to the brim with sugary goodness. One for everyone. Gourmet Gift Baskets shipped me a gorgeous basket full of goodies in exchange for this post. All opinions are…

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The Half-Assed Housewife’s Holiday Gift Guide


Well, here we are folks! It’s Freakin’ Chirstmas! My halls are fully decked, bells are jingled and all my candy canes are soaking in vodka. (seriously)  I’ve busted out my snow boots (even though its still in the damn 50’s here) and I’ve been tracking down the greatest shit I can think of to give this year. Yay! Santa! Just…

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Thanksgiving Dinner Planning Tips


  Well, here we are with the Holidays fast approaching. Next week, people! The anxiety is real! I have been making a shopping list for a month and yet I haven’t set foot into the grocery store yet. I’m a slacker. Don’t be like me. But on the bright side, I have informed all my relatives that I will be…

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Creamy Cucumber Salad – Thanksgiving Side Dish


    I have been hosting Thanksgiving since we bought our house a couple years ago and I am always trying to switch it up with the side dishes to keep everyone on their toes. This is also something super quick you can whip up to take to any parties this seasons.  If you want to juggle a complicated, multi-faceted…

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