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The Blue Muse
#100HappyDays: July Christmas craving

#100HappyDays: July Christmas craving

One whiff of cinnamon pine cones and I am ready for Christmas! July 3, 2014When Mr. T said "You should save the trunk for storing something special," I think he missed the daggers in my glance.My Christmas decorations ARE special, dammit.He went on to ...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Christmas in July for Nevada City!

Christmas in July for Nevada City!

The Christmas Card movie, filmed in and around Nevada City, will be shown by the Hallmark Movie Channel as part of their Gold Crown Christmas event beginning July 4, 2014. “Beginning July 4, enjoy ten days of classic Christmas movies,” suggests the Hallmark Movie Channel. Broadcast times according to Hallmark: July 4 at 10 p.m. /...

Crazy for Crust
Taffy truffles: Crunchy with taste of brown sugar and coconut

Jun 29, 2014
Taffy truffles: Crunchy with taste of brown sugar and coconut

Move over Oreo Truffles, there’s a new candy in town: Taffy Truffles, made out of Mother’s Taffy Cookies! Can we talk for a minute about towels? Because it has so much to do with these truffles. {I’m lying. It doesn’t. I just want to vent.} Why is it so hard for a kid to...

Crazy for Crust
Mini Fruit Tart Cheesecakes

Apr 14, 2014
Mini Fruit Tart Cheesecakes

Mini Fruit Tart Cheesecakes



I love cheesecake in any and all forms, but I especially love mini cheesecakes. Mini everything is better, don’t you think? These Mini Fruit Tart Cheesecakes are made perfectly using PHILADELPHIA cream cheese, and they’re...

Crazy for Crust
Perfect Sugar Cookies

Apr 9, 2014
Perfect Sugar Cookies

Perfect Sugar Cookies



I love sugar cookies. They’re one of my absolute favorites. The only thing I don’t like about them? Rolling the dough. That’s why this recipe is perfect for me. If you’re a drop-cookie girl like...

MidLifeBloggers
Flashback Friday: Christmas 1975

Mar 21, 2014

If I had known you in 1975, I would have sent you this invitation to my first Christmas party  in LA. This grande dame was a figment of my imagination. Over the years, she has graced other cards and even, for one instant, thought of having a comic strip of her own. Sort of...

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The Blue Muse
"Heartless, heartless Christmas witch"

Mar 10, 2014
"Heartless, heartless Christmas witch"

For once, an ultimatum worked. I told T: "If the tree doesn't comedown today, I'm going to leave it up all year and decorate for everyholiday until Christmas... Again." Last year, we enjoyed a tree forValentine's, St. Paddy's and Easter. We got to Cinc...

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Crazy for Crust
80+ Chocolate Mint Desserts

Feb 22, 2014
80+ Chocolate Mint Desserts

80+ Chocolate Mint Desserts

If you love chocolate and mint you’re in the right place!  This collection of over 80 Chocolate Mint Desserts has everything from cake to ice cream to cookies to fudge and pie. The chocolate mint lover in you will be...

Crazy for Crust
What’s your favorite candy? More than 50 turtle recipes

Feb 15, 2014
What’s your favorite candy? More than 50 turtle recipes

Over 50 Turtle Recipes

If you love Turtles, this is the recipe collection for you! There are over 50 Turtle Recipes to choose from, so get looking! Today is my mom’s birthday! Okay, on three. One, two, three… HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOROTHY’S MOM! As I...

Crazy for Crust
Chocolate Truffle Cake Roll {$500 Tiffany Giveaway}

Jan 27, 2014
Chocolate Truffle Cake Roll {$500 Tiffany Giveaway}

Chocolate Truffle Cake Roll {$500 Tiffany Giveaway}

Don’t be afraid of the cake roll! This Chocolate Truffle Cake Roll is one of my favorites yet – a rich chocolate truffle filling inside a from-scratch chocolate cake roll! Cake rolls are amazing. There...

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