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SUNDAYS WITH CELIA VOL 55

Hello! Thank you for joining me for Sundays With Celia Vol 55. It’s so nice to have you here. I’ve Had My Head In The Clouds A Lot Lately It’s been a busy couple of travel weeks around here. Since I last published a Sundays With Celia post Brad and I have traveled to Chicago to visit […]

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HOW TO PLAN AND HOST A LARGE DINNER PARTY

Greetings from Lake Arrowhead. Today I thought I’d show you how to plan and host a large dinner party. Brad and I do a lot of entertaining, and in fact, when we built our home, I designed it with entertaining in mind. That is one of the wonderful things about getting to design and build […]

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DARK CHOCOLATE CAKE WITH FRESH STRAWBERRY BUTTERCREAM

Hi there! In the March 2015 issue of Better Homes and Gardens Magazine I found the perfect cake recipe and made it for my friend Cindy’s birthday party. The recipe was developed by a food and lifestyle blogger I admire named Beth Kirby of Local Milk. I used her recipe for Dark Chocolate Cake with Fresh […]

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14 CARAT CAKE

Hello! Today I’m going to give you the recipe for the best tasting cake ever. It’s called 14 Carat Cake. But before I do that I have a little tale to tell you… Last weekend was my stepmother’s birthday. She is Puerto Rican and full of Latin charm and zest for life. Can’t you just […]

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SUPER MOIST BANANA POPPY SEED CAKE

Hello! I have a couple of really special cake recipes that I love to make because they are moist, they are loved by all, and they perform well here at high altitude where I live.  When I want to make a knock-your-socks-off-cake for a special occasion I often turn to this recipe for Super Moist […]

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HOW TO THROW A BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY PARTY

Hi there! Recently I threw a dinner party to celebrate the birthdays of 2 of my besties, Brenda & Mo. And today I thought I’d share some photos and recipes from the evening with you. I’ll start with the flowers.  This time of year our mountain is covered with blooms just ripe for the picking. […]

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RUM CAKE

Happy Throwback Thursday! All this week I’ve been sharing recipes for the dishes I prepared for a  Birthday Dinner Party I hosted recently.  I prepared a delicious Rum Cake for the birthday cake. This is a cake that was very popular back in the day.  I won’t say how far “back-in-the-day” or I’ll be giving away my […]

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STRAWBERRY ANGEL FOOD CAKE FOR MY BABY’S BIRTHDAY

STRAWBERRY ANGEL FOOD CAKE FOR MY BABY’S BIRTHDAY Today is my son Austin’s 17th Birthday!  HAPPY BIRTHDAY BABY! You remember him.  He’s my crazy skier dude…… and wake boarder dude. He is the baby of the family and the youngest of our 5 kids.  It is hard to believe that, in just over a year […]

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