August 26, 2016

Party-size Cupcakes

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These party-sized cupcakes are some of my go to treats for any party. They are so easy and everyone always thinks that you spent way more time on them then you actually did. Win-win.

Party-size Cupcakes

Ingredients

  • 1 cake mix (ingredients on box, usually eggs, oil and water)
  • 1 can of frosting

Instructions

  1. Mix cake according to instructions on box.
  2. Fill mini cupcake tins. (I use my big cookie scoop.)
  3. Bake 350 for 12 minutes.
  4. 1 box makes 1 1/2 trays of mini cupcakes.
  5. Cool.
  6. Frost with piping bag filled with prepared frosting.
  7. Sprinkle if desired.
http://www.ateaspoonofhome.com/party-size-cupcakes/

The best part of these is that you can change the frosting or sprinkles to go with any season or theme you are preparing them for. My son loves them! He calls them cake cakes.

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Seriously, these are quick, easy and a crowd favorite! Try them today.

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August 25, 2016

Simple and Delicious Crescent Rolls

Simple and Delicious Crescent Rolls

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If there is a recipe that defines my family it would be this one. There is no recipe that is used or requested as often as these crescent rolls.  In fact it is very rare to attend any family function and not see these rolls made by some aunt, cousin, mom or myself. They are the very best! [Read more…]

August 24, 2016

Summer Berry Salad

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Looking for a refreshing way to serve your favorite summer fruits? This salad will blow you away! I love watermelon and summer fresh berries but this is a slight spin off your typical fruit salad that your guests will love.

Summer Berry Salad

Ingredients

  • 4 cups chopped watermelon
  • 1 lb chopped strawberries
  • 6 oz raspberries
  • 6 oz blueberries
  • 1/8 c packed mint
  • 1/4 c fresh lime juice (about 3 limes)
  • 3 T powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Add watermelon, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and mint in a large bowl. In a small bowl, stir together lime juice and powdered sugar. Pour dressing over fruit and berries. Gently toss with a spatula then let it sit in the refrigerator for at least 15 minutes before serving to allow the natural juices from the fruit to start coming out.
http://www.ateaspoonofhome.com/summer-berry-salad/

Try it today! It is so simple but looks so beautiful you are sure to impress. This will be a recipe you add to your collection.

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August 23, 2016

Mint Lemonade

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Looking for a refreshing summer drink? Here is a great spin off of a classic that is simple with a sophisticated taste.

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August 22, 2016

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad: a delicious twist to a favorite salad.

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The perfect party meal.

Who doesn’t love a good party? Looking for something simple to make for a 4th of July party or for a bridal or baby shower? This chicken Caesar pasta salad is just the meal for you. Use it for a side or as the meal and it will make your party a breeze.

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