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Insta-Friday #102

Insta-Friday #102

A bit of a quiet week on Instagram, but here is my week in iPhone photos! 

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What I Learned from my First Bake Sale

What I Learned from my First Bake Sale

This weekend I held my first ever bake sale to raise money for a local animal rescue. I had no clue what I was doing but ended up pulling it off quite successfully – earning $331. So, here is what I learned!

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Candy Corn Inspired Treats

Candy Corn Inspired Treats

Candy corn is probably the most iconic, and divisive Halloween candy in existence. Whether you love it or hate it, it  is synonymous with Halloween. With that in mind, I’ve compiled several of my favorite candy corn treats from around the web. If you happen to hate the flavor of candy corn, fear not. Not(…)

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Hot Chocolate on a Stick Gift Bags

Hot Chocolate on a Stick Gift Bags

This project is week 3 in the Dare to DIY Series: give handmade. A couple of years ago I made similar gift bags as party favors at my Tacky Christmas Sweater Party. I decided to make a batch again this year for party favors, and to hand out as little gifts to the mailman, neighbors,(…)

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Insta-Friday #18

Insta-Friday #18

My week in iPhone photos. This is going to be a mega InstaFriday post, since I took most of my Halloween pics on my phone. Follow me on Instagram: ThisPugLife

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Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats

Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats

This is one of my favorite last-minute, super quick Halloween treats. I came up with the idea several years ago, and people kind of went nuts over them. I hesitate to call it a recipe, because it’s so simple, but based on the reaction I get to them, I wanted to share! I worked off(…)

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Kit Kat Birthday Cake

Kit Kat Birthday Cake

Variations of this adorable cake have been making the rounds on the internet for years, and I’ve always wanted a reason to make it. I’m the resident birthday cake maker among my group of friends, and I love choosing the perfect design. Saturday was my thrifting buddy Katie’s birthday. She’s not that much into cake(…)

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