Halloween Spiderweb Quesadilla with Black Olive Spiders

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Looking for a fun Halloween part food? Think Olives. California Black Olives are fun food. One of my clearest memories as a kid is sitting at the Thanksgiving table with a big black olive on each of my ten fingers, waving them around happily as my mom tried to get me to eat anything else…. [read more]

How to Make a Dye-Free Pink Ombre Cake

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I’m a little behind. My baby girl’s first birthday was over a month ago, and I still haven’t written a thing about it here! I’m blaming the snow that threw off our party schedule for 3 weeks. I did post some photos, though, and I got more than a few questions about her pink ombre… [read more]

Sweet! All Natural Candy from The Lovely Candy Co.

Hold on to your Santa hats, people. The ranting and raving is about to get out of control.

Dye-Free Red, White and Blue Recipes

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Oh, say can you seeeeee…. past the blinding dye-filled flag cupcakes at the local grocery store? Ew. After nearly 20 years as a professional cake decorator, I’ve seen (and worn) my fair share of food dye. But, that’s all in the past and we avoid that stuff like whoa now, especially for the kids. That… [read more]