Category Archives: Edible Gifts

Oct 2012
Meals for New Moms

My husband and I are at that age. You know, that age where your weekends are booked with weddings and showers, and everyone you know seems to be having a baby. Friday nights that were once spent bar hopping with … Continue reading

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Apr 2012
DIY Brownie Mix

As you may know from reading the blog, I’m obviously a big fan of making things from scratch. Cookies, pizza dough, tortillas, even brown sugar – all can be made at home with a few ingredients and a little elbow grease. … Continue reading

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Dec 2011
Holiday Caramel Popcorn

Growing up, I used to love when my parents got one of those popcorn tins for Christmas. You know what I’m talking about, the tins with the three different kinds of popcorn, usually caramel, cheddar and butter flavors. My siblings … Continue reading

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May 2011
Sponge Candy

If you are not from western New York, you may not be too familiar with sponge candy. It is a light, honeycomb toffee covered in milk chocolate, and it is simply melts in your mouth. It’s delicious! Buffalo’s famous Watson’s Chocolates made … Continue reading

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Dec 2010
Hot Chocolate Mix with Homemade Marshmallows

Growing up in western New York, we spent a good portion of winter (and sometimes fall and spring) covered in a blanket of snow. As kids, we would spend hours outside stumbling around in the snow, and when it was … Continue reading

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