May 5, 2018 Amy
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With luscious blades of green grass and a waving flag, you would never guess that it is all cake. This flag cake defies gravity and has people wondering how the heck it does that! It looks really impressive, but it is easier than it looks! The secret is to build a sturdy structure. Then there will be no chance of this flag cake falling, even during transport. So how did I do it?  Keep reading on to find out!   This flag cake would be a perfect cake for Independence Day or Memorial Day!  But I didn’t make this cake…

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April 22, 2018 Amy

Things continued to look up for me in March.  The numbers of views went from 1,271 to 1,615.  Revenue increased accordingly as well.  There wasn’t a ton of growth between February and March, but I’m just happy to see any growth at all!   The main driving for my viewership was my Low Carb Mint Chocolate Delight.  As I write this post, it is up to 1.8K shares.  Holy cow!!  It’s humbling to know something I created has gotten as much traction as it has.  I am really looking forward to seeing where this takes me.   In March I had…

April 22, 2018 Amy

Sorry for the delay in getting this posted!  As I write this, it is the end of April.  Oops!  Anyway, here’s how February went.   Things exploded for me in February.  At the end of January, my Low Carb Sex-in-a-Pan took off.  This carried into February.  In January I only had 175 views and in February this escalated to 1,271 views!  Holy smokes!  That’s a huge increase, especially because February is a short month.  My revenue increased with the number of views as well.     Views 1,271 Visitors 1,040 Revenue $2.27   As you can see, I’m still working my way…

March 6, 2018 Amy
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Have you ever spent hours making ice cream just to have it turn out with icy crystals? It still tastes great, but just doesn’t have that smooth texture? Now there is an answer! A little bit of Guar Gum can prevent ice crystals from forming.  It is a standard ingredient in store-bought ice cream.  It is their secret ingredient if you will!  Ok, maybe it’s not such a secret, but something I wish I knew years ago! Guar Gum is made from guar beans, making it a great vegan stabilizer and emulsifier.  It is a fine powder that can be…

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March 5, 2018 Amy
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This Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream is a rich and creamy homemade ice cream. It tastes like double churned ice cream without that much hassle! It is also sugar-free and gluten-free. I originally posted this recipe for Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream a year ago. But I decided to revamp it a bit. First, I added some more mint flavor. If you like a subtler mint, you can use a smaller amount of mint. For this recipe, I used 2 tablespoons of Creme de Menthe liqueur. You can use only 1 tablespoon and still get a great mint flavor. Go ahead…

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