Best Gingerbread cookies ever!

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Hello everyone!

Please forgive my absence, things have continued to be ridiculously busy.  I’ve been going non stop since I got back from Kansas.  Unfortunately after the Disney Christmas Parade filming, I got horribly sick, right in time to have a nasty cold for my birthday lol.  After that my best friend came to visit for Christmas which was wonderful because we love to cook together.  I really wanted to make gingerbread cookies so we found a fantastic recipe that we modified to make the best gingerbread cookies I’ve ever had.  I’ve been wanting to post this forever, but two days after Joani (my BFF) left, I flew over to spend NYE with her,  so I’ve had like no time to do anything!  Anyways, a little late, but hey, it’s never too late to make gingerbread cookies : ).

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I’m back!

8 Dec

Oh gosh. I’ve been gone for so long!! Things have been sorta crazy,  after NYC I had a friend visit me in November, and now I just came back from Kansas City (work trip).  I’ve literally been on the go non-stop.  Yesterday I attended the filming for the Disney World Christmas parade, it was pretty awesome, but it was so dreadfully hot out!  And unfortunately, I now have a sunburn and some kind of strange cold lol.  I’ll be posting some stuff soon, in the mean time, check out my tumblr account if you’re interested in seeing some pics from this year’s Christmas parade!  It’s set to air Christmas day on ABC : )!

xoxo Nikki

New York, I just can’t quit you.

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A month later, and I’m back in NYC!  I know, I just can’t seem to stay away!  One of my best friends Laina was going to be working at New York Comic Con, and she was bringing along her husband Brian (another one of my best friends) and our friend Jovan.  I of course jumped at the opportunity to visit NYC again, and decided I’d meet them up in the city later in the week (they flew in Wednesday, I flew in Friday).  Interested in seeing what silly shenanigans we got into this time? Keep reading!

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Pumpkin Gingerbread bars

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Hey guys!

First off, I wanted to thank everyone who’s been checking out my blog! I’m so excited to have some now followers, and I just wanted to welcome you guys!  As I mentioned last time, pumpkin season is upon us!  A few days ago my best friend called me and as we usually do, we discussed what we had recently been cooking and baking.  I’ve been on a cake spree, since there’s been a bunch of birthdays recently, and she was making some pumpkin gingerbread bars.  I of course immediately insisted that she share the recipe with me, because the sound of a pumpkin gingerbread bar sounded seriously amazing.  I’ve been dreaming of making these since she told me about them, so today when I finally had some time I immediately got to it!

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

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My favorite season is here! Pumpkin season!

One of my favorite things about the fall season (or just summer part 2 in Florida) is that pumpkin flavored items are sold everywhere!  I’m a bit obsessed with anything pumpkin flavored, and of course love to bake anything and everything I can with pumpkin.  So to kick off the season, I’ve started with some pumpkin cookies!  These are really tasty, fluffy cookies with a surprise medley of flavors created by the mixture of the pumpkin spices and the chocolate chips : ).  I find that even people who aren’t pumpkin crazed will still really enjoy these (my brother for example)!

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Minecraft Birthday Cake!

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Hey guys!

How’s everyone doing? I’ve been quite busy this week with some birthday cakes I’ve been making for friends.  One of the cakes I did this week was a Minecraft cake!  I was asked to make a Minecraft themed cake, so I went with the actual Minecraft cake as my theme.  If you’re interested on how to make your own Minecraft cake, follow the cut for my tutorial!

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NYC Summer Trip!

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Oh New York, how I love you!  Anyone who knows me, knows that NYC is basically my favorite place in the world as of late.  Since visiting last summer for the first time in my adult life, I’ve become enamored by the city *o* and I’ve visited 5 times since.  So when some travel plans fell through a couple of weeks ago, I decided to call up my best friend (because NYC is simply best experienced when you have your nearest and dearest tagging along for some adventures) and we decided on an impromptu trip during our extended holiday weekend!  This is probably one of the more crazy trips I’ve had, we experienced many things including winning some lotteries, walking into random festivals, walking around the streets at 3am, falling down in the middle of the street, and oh yea, meeting some rock stars ; )

And of course, let’s not forget the most important thing, eating everything lol.  So if I’ve piqued your curiosity, I invite you to keep reading : )!

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