Friday, April 18, 2014

Best of the Weekend {Week 49}

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Thank you all for contributing to the last party. 
I can't wait to see what wonderful recipes and projects you link up this week.
Myself, along with the following 3 bloggers welcome you to the party!!


When you link up to Best of the Weekend, your posts will be seen on all FOUR of our blogs. Have you seen our party board on Pinterest? We are pinning as many of your your fantastic projects and recipes as possible, plus tweeting and sharing on Facebook for lots of added exposure. 

Claire, Lisa, Cindy and I will each feature the most clicked link and our favorites, so be sure to stop by all of our blogs to see if you were featured!

Have you seen my latest post?  Check out these easy to make 
Confetti Donuts for your Easter breakfast.

 
Now, what you've all been waiting for....the features.  Congrats to the following posts.  Please feel free to grab a featured button from my sidebar.

This week's MOST VIEWED link was this post: 

Hawaiian Grilled Cheese from House of Yumm

And here are a few of my favorites from the last party:

Easter Teacher Appreciation Tags from Just Another Day in Paradise

Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa from It's A Keeper

Peeps Houses from Yesterfood
We can’t wait to see what you have been working on!
Please be sure to read through these easy GUIDELINES before linking up.  Thanks in advance for being awesome like that :
  • Please follow the four party hosts in some capacity {Blog, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, G+, email}. We all have cute little buttons to make it easy for you. Then leave a comment and let us know how you’re following us, so we can follow you back!
  • We would appreciate it, if you would add a link back or add our party button to your party page. The more exposure our party gets, the more people that see your wonderful links!
  • Link up as many posts as you want but please make sure it’s YOUR work and No giveaways, link parties, or anything you are selling . PLEASE link the ACTUAL blog post link to your recipe/project! Not your homepage or a third party site.
  • Please note – By linking up to Best of the Weekend, you are giving us permission to re-post your links/photos on pinterest, facebook, google+, and twitter!
  • Lastly, please take a second and click on two or three links right before you, and say something nice. It only takes a second to encourage someone else and I think we ALL know how great it is to get a sweet comment on something we worked on.
That’s it. Easy, right? Let’s party!

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Confetti Donuts



These donuts are a favorite in my house.  They are quick, fun, and colorful.  My kids love to eat them warm with the glaze dripping off.  Plus, they make your house smell amazing!!

Makes: 10 donuts

Ingredients:
1 1/2 cups plain flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
9 tablespoons butter, melted
3/4 cup milk
1 egg, lightly beaten
1/4 c. confetti sprinkles

Glaze:
2 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1/4 c. milk
Directions:
  1. Preheat donut machine. 
  2. Combine dry ingredients in a large bowl. 
  3. Whisk in the butter, milk and egg until mixture forms a smooth batter. Add sprinkles and mix through.  Transfer to a piping bag.
  4. Spray machine with non-stick spray. Fill bases with half of the batter.  Close lid and cook for 6 minutes or until donuts are golden and cooked. 
  5. Transfer to a wire rack for cooling. Dip in glaze.
  6. Repeat with remaining batter.





Source:  "mooched" and adapted from Sunbeam donut maker 

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Friday, April 11, 2014

Best of the Weekend {Week 48}

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Thank you all for contributing to the last party. 
I can't wait to see what wonderful recipes and projects you link up this week.
Myself, along with the following 3 bloggers welcome you to the party!!


When you link up to Best of the Weekend, your posts will be seen on all FOUR of our blogs. Have you seen our party board on Pinterest? We are pinning as many of your your fantastic projects and recipes as possible, plus tweeting and sharing on Facebook for lots of added exposure. 

Claire, Lisa, Cindy and I will each feature the most clicked link and our favorites, so be sure to stop by all of our blogs to see if you were featured!

Looking for more parties to attend this weekend.  Follow me to these great parties:
 

Now, what you've all been waiting for....the features.  Congrats to the following posts.  Please feel free to grab a featured button from my sidebar.

This week's MOST VIEWED link was this post:
Nanaimo Layer Cake from The Recipe Rebel

And here are a few of my favorites from the last party:

Chicken Suizas Enchilada Casserole from Joyful Healthy Eats
Easter Egg Cookie Dough Truffles from Wine and Glue
Thrifted Table Makeover from Confessions of a Serial Do-It-Yourselfer

We can’t wait to see what you have been working on!
Please be sure to read through these easy GUIDELINES before linking up.  Thanks in advance for being awesome like that :
  • Please follow the four party hosts in some capacity {Blog, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, G+, email}. We all have cute little buttons to make it easy for you. Then leave a comment and let us know how you’re following us, so we can follow you back!
  • We would appreciate it, if you would add a link back or add our party button to your party page. The more exposure our party gets, the more people that see your wonderful links!
  • Link up as many posts as you want but please make sure it’s YOUR work and No giveaways, link parties, or anything you are selling . PLEASE link the ACTUAL blog post link to your recipe/project! Not your homepage or a third party site.
  • Please note – By linking up to Best of the Weekend, you are giving us permission to re-post your links/photos on pinterest, facebook, google+, and twitter!
  • Lastly, please take a second and click on two or three links right before you, and say something nice. It only takes a second to encourage someone else and I think we ALL know how great it is to get a sweet comment on something we worked on.
That’s it. Easy, right? Let’s party!





Friday, April 4, 2014

Best of the Weekend {Week 47}

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Thank you all for contributing to the last party. 
I can't wait to see what wonderful recipes and projects you link up this week.
Myself, along with the following 3 bloggers welcome you to the party!!


When you link up to Best of the Weekend, your posts will be seen on all FOUR of our blogs. Have you seen our party board on Pinterest? We are pinning as many of your your fantastic projects and recipes as possible, plus tweeting and sharing on Facebook for lots of added exposure. 

Claire, Lisa, Cindy and I will each feature the most clicked link and our favorites, so be sure to stop by all of our blogs to see if you were featured!

Looking for more parties to attend this weekend.  Follow me to these great parties:
 

Now, what you've all been waiting for....the features.  Congrats to the following posts.  Please feel free to grab a featured button from my sidebar.

This week's MOST VIEWED link was this post:

Orange Peepsicle Cookies from Shake Bake and Party

And here are a few of my favorites from the last party:


Decoupage Eggs from Simply Sweets by Honeybee

Roasted Garlic Spinach & Artichoke Dip from The Housewife in Training Files


Peeps Frosting from House of Yumm

We can’t wait to see what you have been working on!
Please be sure to read through these easy GUIDELINES before linking up.  Thanks in advance for being awesome like that :
  • Please follow the four party hosts in some capacity {Blog, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, G+, email}. We all have cute little buttons to make it easy for you. Then leave a comment and let us know how you’re following us, so we can follow you back!
  • We would appreciate it, if you would add a link back or add our party button to your party page. The more exposure our party gets, the more people that see your wonderful links!
  • Link up as many posts as you want but please make sure it’s YOUR work and No giveaways, link parties, or anything you are selling . PLEASE link the ACTUAL blog post link to your recipe/project! Not your homepage or a third party site.
  • Please note – By linking up to Best of the Weekend, you are giving us permission to re-post your links/photos on pinterest, facebook, google+, and twitter!
  • Lastly, please take a second and click on two or three links right before you, and say something nice. It only takes a second to encourage someone else and I think we ALL know how great it is to get a sweet comment on something we worked on.
That’s it. Easy, right? Let’s party!