November 2014

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Kool-Aid Pie

Kool-Aid Pie

Hello all! I hope your holiday season is going well.  Since it can be a pretty busy time of year, I wanted to put out an easy recipe. You know, just in case there is a time crunch and you need something easy to make and set aside. I know there are lots of recipes for Kool-Aid Pie on the internet....

More NaNoWriMo Tips

More NaNoWriMo Tips

It is now day nine of NaNoWriMo, whoo! I do hope everyone has been meeting goals and slaying their own literary monsters. Over the past week (plus a few days) I have had to employ many tactics to keep the writing going. So, here are ten new tips to compliment the previous set. 1. Diminish the...

Sweet Potato Pound Cake

Sweet Potato Pound Cake

Serve up some traditional taste in a not so traditional way! Last time I used sweet potatoes for a pie, I went a little over board with the filling amount. What can I say, I really like sweet potatoes! So, instead of making more pies, I wanted to make a cake out of it. But what to ice it with?...

Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet Potato Pie

It’s that time of year! Holiday get-togethers and family fun all around! If you are anything like my family, most of the holidays are spent in the kitchen. Talking up a storm or tasting that delicious! Could even be getting into trouble with the cooks, since you can’t wait to dig in! This...

Buttermilk Maple Bacon Pound Cake

Buttermilk Maple Bacon Pound Cake

Bacon, bacon, bacon! This is probably one of the most involved cakes I have ever decided to make. It was totally worth it due to that wonderful meat candy! This was actually my entry into the Bacon Chase Win Free Bacon for a Year challenge back in March. I didn't win sadly, but it did give me...

NaNoWriMo 2014 Begins Now!

NaNoWriMo 2014 Begins Now!

November is the month to rise to the challenge of writing a novel in a month! That means 50,000 words in 30 days! Don't trip or make excuses, time to make a plan (or fly by the seat of your pants) and write that wonderful story. If you haven’t heard of this insane challenge you should check out...