Monthly archives "January 2012"

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My horoscope today (via dailyhoroscope.com) pretty much sums up everything I’ve been feeling these past few days: “Ironically, the stress you feel today is likely caused by too much good news rather than a disppointment. You might not trust what’s happening, afraid to believe that something important is finally going your way. There is no time for self-doubt […]

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I was going to write another post…but then I noticed the Permalink is: http//aksandcupcakes.com/2012/01/21/1911/ And I got a kick out of it. So it’s gonna stay as such. Stay tuned for another post. 🙂

What to Pack

Over Christmas weekend, my house sold unexpectedly quickly and I have until the end of January to move out. I’ve been making keep, toss and donate piles as well as a few lists on what to pack last. It’s amazing what you think you can’t get rid of until you move. I never realized how many […]

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

I spent the first day of 2012 at my friend’s house baking cookies. We baked a basic chocolate cookie, rolled and dipped in chopped nuts then finished off with a Hershey’s Kiss secured with basic confectionary icing. Sidenote: we quadrupled the recipe and didn’t have enough walnuts. We used walnuts, almonds and pecans. The dough has to chill […]