How to Bake a King Cake for Mardi Gras

The King Cake is a popular tradition that is part of the Carnival celebration that ends with Mardi Gras. Find out how to bake a King Cake.

The King Cake is a tradition that is part of the Carnival celebration that ends with Mardi Gras. During this time, people have King Cake parties.  A small plastic baby is usually hidden in or under a slice of King Cake. The guest that is lucky enough to find the baby in their piece of cake is then expected to host the next party and bake another King Cake. At our church we celebrate Shrove Tuesday on the Tuesday evening before Ash Wednesday with a pancake supper. Shrove Tuesday is another name ...

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Rice Krispie Valentine Hearts

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Rice Krispie Valentine Hearts   Valentine's Day is this week can you believe it!? My daughters class is having a Valentine's Day party in class this week and we wanted to make something that was easy, festive, and of course, tasty! These Rice Krispie Valentine's Hearts are oh-so-cute and fun to make! You can customize them in so many different ways. And the great thing about rice krispies is that with a cookie cutter you can customize them for any holiday. What I love most about ...

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Real Life Love Story

real life love story

Real Life Love Story I love a good love story. I am not sure why. I guess we all like to believe or live with love. I asked my readers awhile ago to submit their love stories. I was so grateful that I did. It helped me to realize that love has a funny way of changing us all for the better. I know my greatest love story is the moment I became a mom nothing has or will have compare to that love story. I would love to share your real life love story just email it to me [email protected] ...

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How to Plan the Perfect Date

How to plan the perfect date

How to Plan the Perfect Date The perfect stage makes for the best performance. Does the script make the play? The truth is the actors make the production all it's meant to be and really nothing else matters. It is the intention of the actors and the preparation that defines the outcome. The same can be said for a romantic evening. The best Valentine's Day experience will be the result from a proper plan. I figure I can help you with your best stay at home date ever. This is how to plan the ...

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How to prepare for a massage

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Love Coupons The best idea I have for making love last is to make your partner feel special. We have been talking about this all week. It starts with the realization that you need to do something. Love takes work. That is why we created these Love Coupons to take care of some of the work. The next thing you need to do is think of something special to do. I encourage you to sign up for this Massage Class online, it is a great way to enhance your love life. I mean touch is the key to a great ...

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Valentine Cards for Adults

valentine cards for adults

Valentine Cards for Adults In our series about how to have a better relationship with your spouse. We talked about the power of a massage. I even offered you the opportunity to join an online class at 20% off. I highly recommend you take part in this class it is beyond awesome now you know why my husband is always smiling my cooking is good but my massage is even better. It is the perfect gift and once you know it will help you both move forward forever. These Valentine Cards for Adults ...

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Valentine Crafts for Kids : Jello Painting

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Valentine Crafts for Kids Jello Painting Have you tried jello painting? It's a fun way to encourage kids to make cool art projects and perfect for Valentine's day. Ingredients: Jello Tempera Paint Paint Brush Directions: Place the Same color jello as the pain in a bowl. You will need to pour the jello in the bowl and add paint until you have the desired consistency for your project. Then your children can paint with this sweet smelling paint. This was a great way to ...

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Non Alcoholic Mardi Gras Punch Recipe

Mardi Gras Punch Recipe

(Non Alcoholic) Mardi Gras Punch Recipe Having a fun get together for Mardi Gras this year? We always like to have a little fun and bring the Mardi Gras spirit to Tennessee each year by throwing a party! But unlike most Mardi Gras festivities we have children involved so I wanted to make a (non alcoholic) Mardi Gras punch recipe!  It's a fun punch that is easy to make and really brings the spirit with traditional Mardi Gras colors!  ...

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Valentine’s Day Recipe: Classic Cherry Bread

Classic Cherry Bread

Valentine's Day Recipe: Classic Cherry Bread You guys, I have been craving something sweet like no one's business lately! So when maraschino cherries were on sale at my local grocery store I knew what would help me with that craving. With Valentine's Day coming up I wanted to make a yummy snack that would make a fabulous recipe to celebrate the holiday so I decided to make Classic Cherry Bread. If you have a love for something sweet and a taste for cherries, then this recipe is for you!  ...

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Gifts Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Gifts Ideas So you made a list and you checked it twice, or did you? You thought you tackled all of your holiday gift shopping, the wrapping is done, and you have just realized that you forgot a few gifts. What do you do now? You run out and buy some genius last minute gifts, that’s what! Take a look at these 25 awesome last minute holiday gifts ideas! Last Minute Holiday Gifts Ideas ...

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