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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting Recipe Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting Recipe This Cake recipe belongs to my husband’s great grandmother Otha Jeffs!!!!!!!!! That’s how long it has been in the family, and my mother-in-law takes this same recipe and makes it into a sheet cake for Thanksgiving every year!  This is a recipe that has…

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Christmas, Desserts, Holidays and Seasonal, Home Improvement, IKEA Hacks, Recipes, Uncategorized

Gingerbread House Icing

Gingerbread House Royal Icing     Gingerbread Houses with Royal Icing Recipe for the Cement A little over a week ago, my family headed over to a friend’s house to decorate gingerbread houses.  Believe it or not, it was my first time decorating a gingerbread house.  I used a kit that we bought at IKEA when we there purchasing Billy…

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Christmas, Holidays and Seasonal, Home Improvement, IKEA Hacks, Uncategorized

Just in Time for the Holidays-Before and After IKEA Hack

We finally did it! We got rid of our outdated, ugly fireplace, and updated our living room space with this gorgeous built-in entertainment center. It’s an IKEA hack! To do this remodel, we used an electric fireplace, 50-inch insert with heat vents in the front, and billy book cases.  You can purchase this fireplace model on Amazon CLICK Here  This…

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Christmas, Holidays and Seasonal, Miscellaneous Sewing Projects, Sewing, Silhouette Cameo, Uncategorized

A new baby and a new stocking Continued…

Turn the pieced-stocking inside out, so that the batting is inside. Then stuff the lining inside the stocking. Pin and sew your ruffle to the top of your stocking Here is a tutorial for making a ruffler…     Open your bias tape, and pin it to the inside lining, then stitch around Fold bias tape over the raw edge…

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