Gingerbread Poke Cake

Gingerbread Poke Cake

Ohhh goodness I am tired. 'Tis the season. SO much is going on this time of year, isn't it? Is anyone else feeling slightly crazy? Please leave me a comment if I'm not the only one. I'm trying so hard to squeeze in holiday baking. Thankfully my schedule has allowed for a bit of it. Last week was Dan's birthday, so I made him this delicious Gingerbread Poke Cake. It was YUMMY and festive!

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Yellow Poppyseed Cake

Yellow Poppyseed Cake

For the first time in years, I have more food photos to share than I have time to post. I've been cooking and baking like a fool and I love it! A very busy season is approaching, so it has been fun to squeeze in the things I want to do more than anything else. Cooking, baking, photographing and blogging.

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Frozen Swiss Cake Roll Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Frozen Swiss Cake Roll Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

I ran in my first mud race over the weekend! Have any of you ever done one of these? It was so much fun! Aside from running straight up ski hills, that is. Those parts were definitely not fun. The balance beam was my most challenging obstacle. My mind almost got the best of me, but my awesome teammates cheered my wobbly legs to the end without falling off.

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Chocolate Cherry Crockpot Cake

Chocolate Cherry Crockpot Cake

My boys and I are home from August 2012 Vacation #2. We are settling back into a routine just before school begins. Elijah will start Kindergarten this fall! I cannot think about that without shedding a few tears. The doctors warned us about potential "bad things" before he was born. They said he might not live to see daylight, and if he did that he may not see much of it.

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