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Enjoy this Strawberry Frozen Yogurt recipe that uses 4 main ingredients so it’s easy to make and delicious to eat. Perfect summer recipe!

I live in the south, the Mid-Atlantic region to be exact. My city, Virginia Beach, is a very popular resort location. We are inundated with 100s of 1000s of visitors every summer who come for the narrow strip of trucked in , carefully placed sandy beach. People save all year to spend a few precious days walking up and down our concrete boardwalk.

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Today I present my first ever Funfetti Cupcakes! They are a bakery style vanilla cupcake topped with American style buttercream frosting. Because what’s more American than a Funfetti Cupcake? Perfect for birthdays or any summer party or cookout.

Say hello to my little friend, the Funfetti Cupcake topped with American Buttercream frosting. As you know, baking is pretty big around around here. And making cupcakes is very high on the list when it comes to favorite hobbies.

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Have you wondered about painting your own terra cotta pots? Specifically how easy is it to paint a flower pot? And can you do something extra fun like stencil paint on your flower pot?

If you have asked any of these questions you will be happy to know you are in the right place. And more importantly that the answer is YES, you can give your flower pots a whimsical touch. It’s easy to upcycle terra cotta pots by applying a stencil.

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Knitting is a wonderful way to show people how much you love them.

This week, I’m sharing a darling photo session with two adorable sisters. I took the pictures for a yarn company who sent me the pieces to photograph for their pattern illustrations and online marketing. I don’t do too much of this kind of work anymore as my own business and blog have  grown so much, and that keeps me  busy.

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Peanut Butter Easter Eggs are simple to make, and peanut butter is the perfect soft, sweet filling. Cover your Easter Eggs in chocolate and you pretty much have perfection in a bite. Plus, they are adorable!

Here’s a little back story for you. My favorite class in high school was Home Ec. Most girls took it as an easy elective, and I started out that way, too. But as the weeks went on, I fell in love with that class.

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Easter is just around the corner, and that means we still have plenty of time to enjoy Easter crafts and recipes.

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. Easter is my favorite holiday. I love that it celebrates Spring, that it is filled with bright, cheery colors, that it has bunnies and chicks, and that it means the best darn candy all year long. Some people wait all year for Christmas candy and treats.

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Easter Bunny Crafts are my absolute favorite! Who can resist them? Certainly not me! Whether they are made of yarn or of a bright spring fabric print, I can never have too many bunnies in my life. Please enjoy these 10 Adorable Easter Bunny Craft Ideas you can make this weekend.

Easter is just around the corner, and wouldn’t if be fun to include some handmade bunnies in your child’s basket? These are projects you can make in a weekend,

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How to sew this adorable bunny softie is the topic of today.

Since Easter is my favorite holiday, I thought kicking off my favorite season would be fun to do with a Bunny Project. As far as I’m concerned, the world can’t have too many cute bunny projects. I’m team All the Bunnies, All the time! This is an easy sewing pattern for beginner sewists. Make this softie for Easter or anytime you need a cute gift for a child.

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Today let’s talk about how to knit a cowl.

The project I’m sharing with you today is literally the first knit in-the-round project I ever made. Learning how to knit a cowl is like a rite of passage for a knitter, and this one is super easy.  Once I made a couple of these I was sold on cowls for life!

Hopefully you have been following along this month with tutorials written to help you get ready to knit this project.

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Once you’ve mastered flat knitting, it’s time to move on to learning how to knit in the round. Here’s how!

Generally, everyone’s first knitting project is a garter stitch scarf. It’s a great way to master flat knitting. But knitting a long rectangle only gets us so far, and once you feel comfortable in flat knitting world, it’s time to step up the challenge. It’s time to learn how to knit in the round.

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Get ready to learn how to knit in the round and have that age old knitting question answered: What is circular knitting?

Learning how to knit in the round is super important for your knitting skill set. Until you can answer the question, “What is circular knitting?” Your projects will be a bit limited. You can always seam the flat pieces, but some things like fair isle colorwork knitting and fingerless mitts and mittens with thumb gussets can only be achieved by knitting-in-the-round.

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