August 2010 archive

What’s for dessert – Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake

It was my 29th birthday last Monday  and I asked my husband to make me a chocolate peanut butter cheesecake.  He found this recipe from Mike’s Table and it was devine!  He decided against the chocolate ganache as a topping and instead used some whipped cream and chocolate shavings…let’s just say the leftovers didn’t last long! Ingredients 1 Graham cracker crust 24 oz cream cheese (we used two packages of light and one of regular) 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup heavy cream juice Read more […]

“Free Hugs”

A friend just forwarded this video to me and I had to post it here.  I cried while I watched it but it’s not sad, just very touching.  Part of it was definitely due to the song; “Broken Hallelujah” gets me every time! Read more […]

CafePress ~ review & giveaway

 One of my many clothing-related weaknesses is bags.  Small clutches, diaper bags, totes; you name it, I like it.  I’m picky though, and don’t want the same bag that everyone else picked up at the mall this season, and as a stay at home mom, I need to watch the budget too.  This is where CafePress comes in! CafePress has a wide variety of unique and personalized gifts for everyone!  From sports teams to television shows to your favourite animal, there is something for even the hardest person Read more […]

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