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Springtime Blog Hop

Where did the blog hop go?

Blog Hop/McLinky Party

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Here in Albuquerque, our great winter weather (in the 70s!) has returned. It's going to be a fun weekend! I'm thinking that a trip to Santa Fe might be in the cards.

Link Up - Share Your Favorite Blog Posts

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Yes, this feels like as good a weekend as any to build a greenhouse...or at least watch as Sexy Nerd builds it. How about you?

Blog Hop! Blog Hop! Blog Hop!

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It's almost my birthday (it's a big one!) and Sexy Nerd has agreed to put up with whatever I want to do. Soooo...what should I do?
So far, I've come up with 'lunch at Golden Corral' (he hates the Golden Corrals here in Albuquerque and never agrees to eat there.)
That sounds fun, but I think I may need to dream a little bigger!

Time for a Blog Hop

The World's Cutest Easter Recipe

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"Peep! Peep!" What You'll Need
(makes 10 super-cute Peeps nests)
7oz melted chocolate chips (approximately 1 1/4 cups)5oz Fiber One bran cereal (or similar)(Chinese Noodles should work just fine as well)10 Peeps chicks20-30 Jelly Beans Not a photo of worms in a bowl, I promise!

Combine the melted chocolate chips and the cereal. To melt the chocolate, I've found that microwaving it in a glass bowl on half power works well, stirring every 45 seconds. The 7oz were fully melted after about 3 minutes.
Such a healthy cereal, such an unhealthy use.
Then again, I might be looking at this all wrong. With all these nifty vitamins and minerals, surely these Peeps nests are good for me, right? No more multivitamins for this gal.
Behold, a healthy mound of chocolaty goodness.
An ice cream scoop makes these nests the perfect size, with very little mess, especially when dropped onto a silicone baking mat.
Next, add a Peep. Kinda press him down into the nest, but there's no need t…