101 Funfetti Recipes

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Homemade Graham Crackers

Homemade Graham Crackers are so easy to make and taste so much better than store-bought!

Homemade graham crackers have been on my baking bucket list forever! And I can’t believe how much time I’ve wasted not having homemade grahams in my life. They are incredibly easy to make and taste so much better than store-bought! Here’s the walk through: Put the ingredients in your food processor. (The only weird-ish sort […]

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M&M Brownie Batter Dip

M&M Brownie Batter Dip | www.somethingswanky.com

Some things in life are just right. Like Ross and Rachel. Or spreadable chocolate. The way that skinny jeans go perfectly with ballet flats. The Bath & Body Works Semi-Anual Sale. And the fact that food trucks are trending in popularity. (I mean, mobile restaurants?! That’s a no-brainer, people.) This M&M Brownie Batter dip… it […]

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My Favorite Birthday Recipes

If you're looking for a special birthday treat, this list of 10 great recipes is the place to start! www.somethingswanky.com

Today is my birthday! And what is a birthday but a day to eat all the delicious treats you restrain from all year long?? So, just for fun, I’ve compiled my 10 very favorite birthday recipes– ranging from breakfast in bed to the birthday cake. I’ve gotcha covered all day long! I hope you pin […]

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Vanilla Bean & Blueberry Waffles

Blueberry Waffles | www.somethingswanky.com

Blueberries haven’t always been a fruit I’ve liked very much (it’s a texture thing). But lately I’ve been snacking on handfuls of frozen blueberries (gotta eat those antioxidant-rich foods one way or another), and somehow they’ve started to really grow on me. So I decided to get adventurous and add them to my favorite Belgian […]

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Skinny Saturday: Are Your Weight Loss Goals Holding You Back?


Although Skinny Saturday posts have been few and far between this year, I still love posting them. My goals in posting Skinny Saturday have evolved from motivating myself to lose weight in the beginning into what it is now: trying to provide a platform for discussing the issues around weight loss and how we can […]

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90+ Christmas in July Recipes

90+ Recipes for Christmas in July | www.somethingswanky.com

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Orange Fluff

Orange Fluff Recipe | www.somethingswanky.com

Orange Fluff is one of my favorite summertime recipes. For some reason, it always feels just right for Sunday dinner to me (especially when we’re asked to bring a side to someone’s house or a potluck)! It’s light and fluffy, and perfectly sweet and creamy. I love that it comes together in minutes and uses […]

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Strawberry Basil Oatmeal Bowl

Strawberry Basil Oatmeal Bowl | www.somethingswanky.com

A few weeks ago I made these Strawberry Basil Muffins. And I mentioned in that post a Strawberry Basil Oatmeal Bowl that my husband and I had become obsessed with. This is that. And it. is. fabulous. Before I go on about my undying love for this healthy and delicious breakfast dish, let’s break it […]

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Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes & Frosting

Homemade Funfetti Cupcakes & Frosting | www.somethingswanky.com

Ok, guys. We need to talk. Before I get into these amazing and delicious from-scratch cupcakes and frosting that taste WAY better than the store-bought version… we need to discuss yesterday’s Grape Salad incident. I can always tell when you guys aren’t very impressed with a recipe I post. Because when you do like something, […]

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Grape Salad

Grape Salad | www.somethingswanky.com

After my husband’s graduation in May, we had a celebratory BBQ with some of our close friends from the school and our families. Aside from the high of seeing my husband receiving his diploma, there are two things I don’t think I will ever forget about that BBQ: 1) It was so hot, I thought […]

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Making Memories Canon PowerShot + Memory Card Giveaway

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The best parts about summer time are all of the fun opportunities to make memories with your family. Whether your camping out and making s’mores, relaxing by the pool, or just goofing off in the back yard, your family time is precious. It’s worth capturing and remembering forever. That’s why I’m teaming up with OneDay.com […]

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75+ Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

75+ Ice Cream Recipes | www.somethingswanky.com

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Baskin Robbins Mint Chocolate Chip Copycat Recipe

Baskin Robbins Mint Chocolate Chip Copycat Recipe | www.somethingswanky.com

It’s Ice Cream Week on Something Swanky and Crazy for Crust! Click the links above to see all of our fun ice cream recipes from this week.   I’ve mentioned before that my husband isn’t a big fan of mix-in type ice cream places (like Coldstone). He’ll eat there if I make him go (I […]

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Homemade Magic Shell

Homemade Magic Shell | www.somethingswanky.com

It’s Ice Cream Week on Something Swanky and Crazy for Crust! Click the links above to see all of our fun ice cream recipes from this week. If ice cream is the ultimate in summer refreshment, then Magic Shell is the ultimate in all things ice cream. And in all things being a kid. Because, […]

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Coldstone Founder’s Favorite Copycat

Coldstone Founder's Favorite Copycat Recipe | www.somethingswanky.com

It’s Ice Cream Week on Something Swanky and Crazy for Crust! Click the links above to see all of our fun ice cream recipes from this week. One of my very favorite memories from college is the smell of nail polish remover and waffle cones. A nail salon and a Coldstone Creamery stood side by […]

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Twix Cheesecake Ice Cream – No Machine Needed!

Twix Cheesecake Ice Cream {No machine needed!} | www.somethingswanky.com

I consider ice cream to be the ultimate in summertime refreshment. Keep your snow cones, popsicles, and lemonades. Hand me a bowl and a spoon over those any hot, summer day! Which is why my blogging bestie, Dorothy from Crazy for Crust, and I have teamed up to bring our ice-cream-loving readers Ice Cream Week! […]

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50+ Cobbler Recipes

55+ Cobbler Recipes | www.somethingswanky.com

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Putting it All Together with OneDay.com

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This post is sponsored by OneDay.com. For more information, see my disclosure policy here. All opinions expressed are my own! I know you usually come here for the recipes (and because I’m really convincing when I tell you that M&Ms are actually the newest superfood), but today’s post is a little bit more personal. I […]

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Vanilla Bean Buttercream

Vanilla Cream Buttercream | www.somethingswanky.com

This is my very favorite buttercream frosting! It’s perfect for crumbing and frosting cakes, piping on cupcakes, and just general spoon-licking. I like to use vanilla paste, because it’s just so easy! But you could also split a vanilla bean and scrape out the insides… you know, if you’re the over achieving type. And on […]

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