Chocolate Cupcakes with Buttercream Frosting

chocolate cupcakes with buttercream frosting


We love cupcakes in the house. These Chocolate Cupcakes with Buttercream Frosting are fun to make and they look so nice on a dessert table. When I make them they are popular with my young nieces and my dad. They can't only eat one, they go for seconds and even ask to bring some home after the party. If you make them, make sure you bake a double batch!

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Week 6 #CarlsCrew Challenge- {and 2 GIVEAWAYS}

It's already week 6 of the #CarlsCrew Challenge. Hopefully you are all doing well and try to follow the program.

The challenge this week is to take 30 minutes, each day, for your own personal health goals. One day you could walk 30 minutes, the next day you could make a list of healthy meals for the week. Try to focus on what you would like to improve in general to have a healthy life.


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Fennel, Potato and Salmon Soup

Fennel, Potato and Salmon Soup

We did not grow up eating fish on the farm and I only started eating salmon later on. The first time I had salmon I liked it a lot and I have been eating it, at least couple times a month, since then. I usually just cook it in the oven and might prepare a salad as a side.

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Open-Face Huevos Rancheros

Open-Face Huevos Rancheros

If there is one item that you will always find in my fridge, it's cheese. We like to add cheese to a lot of dishes and it enhances the flavour of our meals. We have tacos nights, quesadillas lunches, and why not eat cheese for breakfast like in these delicious Open-Face Huevos Rancheros? I made these twice since last week. It's a quick breakfast that keeps us full until lunchtime, and the eggs are creamy with a Touch of Philadelphia Shredded Cheese!

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Week 4 #CarlsCrew Challenge- {and a GIVEAWAY}


We are already into week 4 of the #CarlsCrew Challenge. This week the challenge is to go to bed 30 minutes earlier than we normally do. We all have busy schedules and it's important to sleep well for your health. Sleep deprivation can lead to health problems like heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, stroke, just to name a few.

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