Let’s Get Cheesy On Valentine’s Day: How Did He Propose?

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How Did He Propose?

Valentine’s Day is  upon us and it’s time to get cheesy… Today I am will tell you my proposal story and would love to hear yours. And no, it’s not a recipe that involves cheese – maybe we’ll do that tomorrow.

I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day anymore, it seems like a hassle! Getting a reservation to a restaurant is harder than winning the lottery. The crowds, the flowers and the chocolate.. It honestly has lost its touch, I feel like I have to get all those stuff just because it’s Valentine’s Day and it takes the magic away.

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Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes

Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes - Delicious cupcakes with incredible cherry flavor. Easy to make and definitely a crowd pleaser.

Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes

Roses are red, violets are blue and I have some cupcakes for you.. Ok ok, my rhyming needs a little work but you get the gist. Love cupcakes and cherries? Then surely you will enjoy this moist dessert packed with flavor. If you’re hosting a party of a Valentine’s day get together whip these up in no time and the crowd will love.

If you’re a novice cook or an experience baker, I will break this recipe up in a photo-step by step guide just to show how easy they are to make. No need to use a cake mix! These are entirely made from scratch.

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Quinoa Coconut Sticky Rice

Quinoa Coconut Sticky Rice - It's a delicious combination of Quinoa and Coconut with a "sticky rice" consistency. Delicious and perfect quick side dish to any meal.

Quinoa Coconut Sticky Rice

I know the title of this recipe sounds confusing since there’s actually no “rice” in here. The Quinoa replaces the rice and creates this wonderful texture and flavor. If you’re looking for a quick and exotic side dish for dinner, then give this one a try.

Lately I’ve been posting tons of Quinoa Recipes on the site, from side dish to entrees, but I am not stopping, there’s a few more on my mind that I am crossing my fingers will work. That’s typical of me, when I grab a new ingredient I try to transform it in any way I can. My kitchen is my lab and Quinoa is definitely my experiment.

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Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs

Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs  - Delicious chicken dinner in minutes. Only requires few ingredients to make this easy but tasty chicken.

Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs

I love chicken! It’s so mild that it’s like a white canvas, allowing to create my own masterpiece. This boring chicken thighs suffered a great transformation with the use of a few ingredients. If you’re looking for something easy to make for dinner tonight, take a gander at these tasty Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs. The glaze is sweet, savory and full of flavor.

I used boneless chicken thighs which are very flavorful and bakes up juicy on the inside. You can certainly switch up with different cuts of chicken but make sure you adjust your baking times.

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SoFabU Is Coming To Miami February 28th!

 

I am so excited to announced that I am attending a blogger conference right here in Miami! SoFabU is comprised of many wise people with lot’s of experience in story telling, photography, social media, blog monetization and more. This event is sponsored by Johnny RocketsMüllerKraft and iBlogIf you’re a blogger who lives in South Florida, no matter the niche, head on over here and register. It’s a one day action packed conference located at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami. For just $50 you can gain the experience of a lifetime.

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Easy Banana Caramel Muffins

Banana Caramel Muffins - Gluten free muffins made in the blender! Just 5 ingredients are needed to make the moistest and most delicious muffins you will ever try.

Easy Banana Caramel Muffins

I am still in my banana phase, this week I’ve made Banana Nut Muffins and Banana Pancakes. Today, I fused those 2 recipes into these easy and delicious Banana Caramel Muffins. All you have to do is toss everything in a blender and bake. They rise up beautifully and are super moist. You will never believe that these are Gluten Free!

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Sunday’s Recipe Wrap Up Link Party 2/8

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Good morning everybody! Happy Sunday! This weekend sure flew by. My kids want to stay in bed and I don’t blame them. I cooked a huge batch of pancakes and that’s how I tempted them to the kitchen.They ate and went back to bed for more “My Little Pony”.

I posted several recipes this week and hope you enjoyed them. My favorite was the 100 Calorie brownies. YUM!!

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Sunday's Recipe Wrap-up Host Recipes
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DIY Valentine’s Gift For Kids – With Free Printable!

DIY Valentine's Gift For Kids - Your kids will enjoy these cute treat bags and give them out to all of their friends. Comes with free printable label.

DIY Valentine’s Gift For Kids

Valentine day is such a fun holiday for kids. If your children will be giving out Valentine’s this year it’s so fun to make up some homemade baggy toppers and fill some baggies up with some delicious candy for their friends to enjoy. Just imagine so delicious worms and delicious heart candies to fill up the bellies of your best friends. These Valentine goody bags are sure to be a hit this year and they’re so easy to assemble, which makes it a perfect project for even the littlest kids. I made 2 different designs, one geared towards girls and the other one towards boys.

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Spongebob Movie Review : Hit Or Miss?

“Disclosure: I attended an advanced screening to facilitate my review. All opinions are 100% mine and were not influenced in any way”

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Spongebob Movie Review : Hit Or Miss?

The day has come and finally the new Spongebob Movie has been released. I was fortunate enough to attend an advanced screening with my girls last weekend. Here’s the scoop:

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Skinny Mug Brownies ( Under 100 Calories )

These delicious Skinny Mug Brownies have less than 100 calories each and are made in the microwave in just 1 minute

Skinny Mug Brownies ( Under 100 Calories )

Any chocoholics reading this? I got some excellent news for you: Not only are these Skinny Mug Brownies under 100 calories, they cook in just 60 seconds in the microwave. How cool is that? 4 ingredients are poured inside a mug, mixed and then microwaved. Easy peasy lemon squeezy (As my daughter would say).

You can have these for dessert or as a midnight snack when the mood strikes. I make a few mugs, leave them in the fridge and just microwave them when I am hungry. If you follow a Gluten Free diet use almond flour.

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