Monday, April 30, 2012

tiramisu cupcakes!

hello yummy!
these came out soooo good!!
even the kids LOVE them!

tiramisu cupcakes

1 1/4 cup flour
3/4 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons butter softened
2 tablespoons evoo* 
*i used filippo berio i received as a bzz agent!
1/2 cup light cream (whole milk can be used)
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 tsp almond extract
1 egg plus 1 white
1 tasters choice instant coffee envelope
mixed with
1 tablespoon hot water.

mix dry ingredients, add butter, evoo
and extracts, mix 1 minute. add eggs, mix, scrape 
bowl, add coffee, mix for 1 minute on med high.

8oz marscapone at room temp
12oz heavy cream
1 3/4 cup powdered sugar

mix marscapone and sugar until
blended. whip cream until almost "whipped
cream" add marscapone and sugar mixture
and mix until smooth.

frost cupcakes and dust with
cocoa powder

happy tuesday!

happy tuesday all!

sharing today on the scraptastic club blog!
i LOVE this page!!!
maybe because i LOVE lunch picnics
with my sweet little gavin!

i used the april kit and stamp
and add on for this one!
make sure you grab your
may kits before they are sold out!!


Monday, April 23, 2012

nuts week 209

happy monday sketch lovers!!!

i'm happy to be here sharing
another page using this weeks
this week is a 2 pager, but i REALLY
wanted to scrap these photobooth

i scanned the original, made 1 black & white
then used photosheet from photility
to create the 2 pics on 1 4x6 print!
i used leftovers from march scraptastic club
kits and some stash!

Thursday, April 19, 2012

are you a bzz agent yet??

I am sooooo happy I am!!!!

click here to become bzz agent too!

NOW onto the fun stuff....

i just became part of
a new campaign

now you all know how much
i LOVE cooking and baking!!!

thanks to the amazing people at
Filippo Berio
and Bzz Agent
I will be using their
awesome olive oil
ad sharing fun recipes with
you all very soon!

Thursday, April 12, 2012

happy thursday and a new april challenge!

hope everyone has a great

check out
my challenge
this week on the

the pics on this
page are also from
check out their facebook page!
yes it really is a wall of lettuce
a real "green" house!


Tuesday, April 10, 2012

nuts week 208

did everyone have a
nice holiday?
ours was fabulous,
and quiet!

i am sooo excited
i can finally share this
page with you all!!!

week 208 sketch from nuts about sketches

when i first
looked at the sketch
i was a little intimidated...
but then i picked these
cute pics of the biys
watching their big sister in the
memorial day parade!

I was digging through stash and
used lot's of great products on here!
some october afternoon, MME, mister huey
stickles, and so much more!!


Friday, April 06, 2012

tgif scrappers!

wishing everyone a happy easter
and passover on this good friday!

i'm sharing a page i did
with the april
"i feel pretty" kit and addon

we had so much fun at the
philadelphia international flower show
how cool are these purses
made from all kinds of plant "stuff"


Tuesday, April 03, 2012

nuts week 207

ack! i'm a day late!!!
well happy tuesday!!!

here is may take on this weeks
nutsaboutsketches sketch!

yes this week is an awesome 2 pager,
but i really wanted to scrap
alexas birthday day pics!

i used my feb
scraptastic club feb kit for this one!