12 Bloggers Holiday Side Dish Recipe~Twice Baked Potatoes


With the holidays fast approaching I wanted to share a recipe that I have been making since I was about 10 years old.  Now there is nothing new about this recipe, no secret ingredients but this dish holds a special place in my heart.  It is the first recipe I can remember learning from my mother.  We absolutely love Twice Baked Potatoes.  Creamy cheesy potatoey baconey goodness held in its own … read more...

Holly Jolly Box of Happy!! Origami Owl Love!


Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored campaign I’m doing as an Origami Owl®  ambassador.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.    I have so much exciting news happening here at the Pink Cake Plate house and Blog!!  One I am over the moon excited about is this amazing PINK box that landed on my doorstep the other day!!!  It had #HollyJollyBoxofHappy and Origami Owl on the … read more...

Bake Craft Sew & Crochet plus a Give Away!!!

Blendtec Giveaway

Its that time of year again!!! Bake Craft Sew & Crochet plus a Give Away! Today I am sharing this recipe for Peppermint Double Chocolate Cookies over at  Leigh Anne's blog Your Homebased Mom . You need to head over to her blog it is amazing!!  She has so many fun ideas and yummy recipes!!  Along with her and a few other amazing blogging BFF's we have banned together to share so many … read more...

13 Must Have Items for your Thanksgiving Kitchen!

Thanksgiving Kitchen must haves

Are you ready for Thanksgiving?? Do you have all the things your kitchen needs to make this year a stellar year?? Boy do I have some must have items for you!! And if you order them quickly you will have them in time for your Thanksgiving shindig! I have to say the pink and brown apron is my favorite in this collection! I love cute aprons!! I have pretty ones I wear when I am done doing the real … read more...

My Secret Revealed~I use Womens Rogaine


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MoreIsBeautiful #CollectiveBias #shop Some of you may know I was a licensed cosmetologist.  A hair stylist! Yes that's right I used to make my clients hair look amazing!  I loved it.  I loved the transformation a good hair cut could give, or how a clients skin tone could be brightened with … read more...

Gingerbread Caramel Corn Crunch


Everyone loves anything Pop Corn related and what could be better than delicious caramel corn!!  I was shopping at WalMart the other day and I came across Gingerbread Candy melts!!  How yummy is that?? I love making these easy "munch" mixes they are so incredibly versitile and you can change things up and put in whatever you like!! So how about Gingerbread Caramel Corn Crunch!!  I hope your ready … read more...

As You Wish Pottery Westgate Grand Opening~$50 Gift Card Give away!


A couple weeks ago I was invited to one of the funnest blogger events yet!!  I got my crafty creativity on!!  As You Wish Pottery has opened a location at the Westgate Entertainment Complex!!  I was a special guest at their Grand Opening! It was so much fun!!! We were treated to a fun evening learning about As You Wish Pottery and how their program works!!  We even had some fun teachers to show … read more...

Green Goblin Eggs! Halloween is Here!!


I shared this post a couple of years ago on another blog but I thought you would enjoy this here and your kiddos will love these!!  So how about Green Goblin Eggs? Have you ever dyed Easter eggs and the shells cracked and the dye bled through??  Well this recipe uses this technique to make these eggs look pretty freakin' awesome!!  Your kids are going to love them and they are perfect for that … read more...