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S’more Cookie Cups

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Well, here I am again! I have taken a couple of months off from blogging, and hopefully I will get in a better routine, although I can’t make too many promises until school starts again. I always think of summer as so relaxing, and it is more relaxing than the school year, but it’s still […]

Texas Sheet Cake

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When I was young, my mom used to always make Texas Sheet Cake for our family and even sometimes took one to work for her coworkers. It was delicious! I always looked forward to when she would make it, mostly so I could lick the bowl. I used to sit myself at the counter just […]

Kid’s Kitchen Craft: Dipped Rice Krispie Treats

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It’s spring break here for our kids and when we are looking for fun things to do together, we can’t forget about all the great recipes we can make right here in our kitchen. I know my kids love to cook! Just yesterday, my 9 year old son made pancakes for the first time by […]

Double Chip Blondies

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This Double Chip Blondies recipe has been a favorite in our family, and all others that we’ve shared it with, for quite some time. We’ve made it for neighbors, friends, taken them to school, and my daughter’s 5th grade class even asked for the recipe to put in their school newspaper. Needless to say, these […]

Rainbow Treats for St. Patrick’s Day

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Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day! Lucky for you these Rainbow Treats are super easy and super delicious, so you can whip them up really quick to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! We have had fun this St. Patrick’s Day season with our Leprechaun on the Ledge and eating our Striped Shamrock Jello. Holidays with kids […]

Striped Shamrock Jello

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Today, I wanted to share a fun St. Patrick’s Day treat that your family will love! Striped Shamrock Jello! I don’t know about anyone else out there, but my kids love jello. We don’t have it very often, but when we do, they want to eat every last bit of it. This does take some […]

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

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We all need a classic chocolate chip cookies recipe! Our family loves this one! It makes a ton of cookies, but we have no trouble eating them all. 🙂 Luckily, we have a couple of great neighbors that are willing to take a few off our hands, so we can at least pretend to eat […]

Chocolate Fruit Dip with Heart-Shaped Strawberries

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I made this tasty Chocolate Fruit Dip for a Relief Society activity and lots of people said that they loved it! My family was so excited that there were leftovers, and we all got to eat more of it at home. Chocolate and fruit definitely go together. Did you know how easy it is to […]

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake Truffles

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If you love cake pops, then you will love these Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake Truffles! They are fun to make and tasty to eat! Plus their pink! Perfect for this time of year! Or any time of year really…when are cake truffles not a good idea! My kids loved helping me make these and thought […]

Valentine Fruit Pizza with Lemon Glaze

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As I was trying to decide what I wanted to do for Valentine’s Day this year, my fabulous daughter suggested that we make a Valentine Fruit Pizza. We love fruit pizza, so of course we had to give it a try… and heart shaped…it couldn’t get any better! I know there are a lot of […]

Homemade Caramel Popcorn

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Yum After I told my husband what I wanted to post on the blog today, he reminded me that I have been sharing a whole lot of popcorn recipes lately. What can I say? I just love popcorn! And this recipe for Homemade Caramel Popcorn has been one of my favorites since I was a […]

Sweet and Sugary Popcorn

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The other day when I posted this delicious, Warm Bacon Ranch Dip, I talked about our impromptu football watching party we had a couple of weeks ago. This Sweet and Sugary Popcorn, along with our dipped rice krispie treats (post to come in the future ) were also on the menu. I had originally planned […]

Purple Popcorn

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Is everyone up for more celebrating?! On Monday, I talked about all the things we have done to celebrate my husband earning his PhD and here is another! I made this purple popcorn for his graduation party too! One of the great things about this purple popcorn is that it can be made in any […]

S’mores Pops

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Last month, my husband graduated with his PhD, and we have all been so excited! We celebrated him passing his dissertation defense with this cheesecake and then my friend, whose husband is also graduating, and I threw our husbands a graduation party! We just can’t stop celebrating this huge accomplishment! These s’mores pops were one […]

8 Donuts

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We made these special 8 Donuts when my son turned 8 years old! I saw the idea just after my daughter turned 8 years old, so I just missed being able to use it then. I’ve been excited and waiting ever since for when I could make these for my son’s birthday! We used them […]

Raspberry White Chocolate Cheesecake

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We made this Raspberry White Chocolate Cheesecake way back in April when my husband passed his dissertation defense. It was a big day in our family and we needed to celebrate! So, we had this delicious dessert and now I want to share the recipe with you! This cheesecake really is so good, it makes […]

Fudgy Brownies

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Our family is on a quest to find the perfect from scratch brownie recipe and these fudgy brownies are close to perfect! We’ve been trying out many different recipes, so I will post them all here as we try them out and when we have tried a sufficient amount of recipes, I’ll let you know […]

Strawberry Pizza Bars

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These Strawberry Pizza Bars are so good! I got this recipe from a friend years ago and they’ve been a hit with anyone who has ever tried them ever since! It is a perfect time to make them too. We just got some strawberries from the store last night and they looked so perfect. They […]

My name is KaCee and I am so happy you are here! This blog is dedicated to cultivating a splendid outlook on marriage, motherhood, family life, cooking, baking, and crafting. I'm a wife, a mother of four, and a blogger! I truly enjoy posting about recipes and crafts that I share with family and friends.

My husband is an assistant professor in Family and Child Studies and he is also a Marriage and Family Therapist. Scott and I both have strong beliefs about commitment in marriage and the importance of family relationships. Again, thanks for stopping by and welcome to Doing Splendid! :)

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