Monthly Archives: April 2015

Happy Milwaukee Day! April 14th is Milwaukee Day because 4/14 = 414, which is Milwaukee’s area code. The Milwaukee Day concept is relatively new, but it’s gaining momentum and there are countless promotions, deals, and ideas floating around social media to celebrate our city. I have less than a month left in Milwaukee, a city […]

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My momma’s 65th birthday is on Saturday (heyy, Medicare and senior discounts!). I adore my mom and will openly admit that she is my soulmate. My mom loves crossword puzzles, daffodils, Civil War trivia, iced tea with LOTS OF ICE, coffee with LOTS OF CREAMER, NFL football, her iPad, using emojis in her communications with […]

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It’s opening day for the Brewers today! And the Badgers are playing in the championship game against Duke tonight! BIG DAY for Wisconsin sports. I don’t have a recipe to share today, but here are some cute treats I made. I hope you’re all having a great Monday (and recovering from your chocolate bunny food […]

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Here’s the Easter idea roundup for 2015! 1. Tuxedo Peeps 2. Easter Egg Cookies 3. Hot Cross Buns 4. Peep Cookies 5. Butterscotch Birds’ Nests 6. Coconut Easter Cupcakes 7. Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcakes 8. Homemade Peanut Butter Eggs 9. The Best Carrot Cake 10. Cadbury Mini Egg Cookies 11. Peep Cupcakes 12. Carrot Cake […]

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Speckled eggs! A sign of spring. I always feel twinges of sadness when I see one of these during the spring season — usually because the egg is on the ground, cracked, and the baby bird had no chance. This post has taken a turn for the morbid, huh? But anyway! Let’s focus on all […]

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