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Chocolate Ice Cream Cookies

Chocolate Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Of course I love any thing sweet and this post, is super sweetly sponsored by Expressionary and The Baker’s Party Shop. I received an amazingly fun personalized stamp designed by Laura Kelly Designs and a box of fun ice cream themed baking supplies and sprinkles from The Baker’s Party Shop. That store is amazing, they have… 

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Chocolate Ice Cream Cookies

Chocolate Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Of course I love any thing sweet and this post, is super sweetly sponsored by Expressionary and The Baker’s Party Shop. I received an amazingly fun personalized stamp designed by Laura Kelly Designs and a box of fun ice cream themed baking supplies and sprinkles from The Baker’s Party Shop. That store is amazing, they have… 

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Star Spangled Garland

Star-Spangled Garland

Hi all! I’m so excited to be participating in the Red, White and Blue Blog Hop with a ton of other fabulous bloggers. We have a ton of creative Independence Day crafts and recipes to share with you! I created this 3D star garland using paper, glue, ribbon and some adorable die-cast aluminum emblems from… 

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Make healthy ice pops for the summer using strawberries, basil and greek yogurt. It's a healthy alternative to ice cream or store bought popsicles.

Strawberry Basil and Greek Yogurt Ice Pops

Strawberry Basil and Greek Yogurt Ice Pops- Here’s a recipe for healthy ice pops for the summer using strawberries, basil and greek yogurt. It’s a nutritious alternative to ice cream or store bought popsicles.

Cucumber and Jalapeño Margaritas

Cucumber Jalapeno Margaritas

Yay it’s May! Not that you ever need a reason to celebrate, but May gives you a lot of reasons to have a fiesta. May Day, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day are somewhat official holidays. Plus the weather is usually nice and the kids are nearing the end of the school year. Oh.Yeah.That…. 

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Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Springtime Paper Rose Garland

Guys! Is everyone ready for spring? I think I just heard a resounding “yes” from all parts of the country. I really can’t complain, because it’s been spring here in the desert since, I don’t know, January 1st. Easter is next weekend, the flowers are starting to bloom and I’m ready to plunge head first into… 

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Peeking Peeps Ice Cream Push Pops

Peeking Peeps Ice Cream Push Pops

Sometimes it’s the easiest things that are the biggest hit with kids. For example, my littles prefer plain white copy paper over coloring books, plain pasta over pasta with any kind of sauce, and basic t-shirts over cute dresses. So when I made these ice cream push pops with their favorite Easter Peeps peeking out,… 

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Foundation for Blind Children

Republic West Remodeling’s New Kitchen for the Blind

I love supporting local businesses that do good in the community. This post is sponsored through Find Your Influence. All of the opinions expressed are mine. Have you every thought how you would do your daily tasks if you lost your vision? I know I have never thought about it before. Something as simple as… 

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Cucumber and Avocado Salad | sparklelivingblog.com

Cucumber and Avocado Salad With Feta

I really can’t think of anything more refreshing than cucumber. Seriously. Have you tried adding a slice to water? It’s good. Or the Cucumber Basil Gimlet at Brio. Fantastic. This cucumber and avocado salad is a perfect lunch. Or dinner. Or if you are like me it’s lunch and dinner. It’s amazingly light, but the avocado… 

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