Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

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I had the opportunity to test and review Grazia’s silicone mini muffin pan and it worked nicely for smaller treats. I have used silicone pans in the past and this muffin pan is one of my favorites. Over the weekend, I made blueberry crumble muffins and I used the mini muffin pan for them. The muffins cooked evenly and tasted great. The mini muffin pan is nice for treats for my three old toddler as well as for myself as a way for portion control. Clean-up was easy as you can place it in soapy water or even in the dishwasher. I highly recommend this muffin pan to anyone looking for a high quality and long lasting performance product.

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Grazia® Silicone 24 Cup MINI Muffin Pan is a non-stick food grade silicone muffin cupcake baking pan that is extremely easy to clean, safe to use in the oven, microwave, dishwasher, or freezer. It is heat resistant for up to 450°F.

  • 24 Cup Mini Muffin Pan (also available with 12 Large Muffin Cups)
  • 100% Pure Food Grade Silicone
  • FDA Approved
  • Heat Resistant to 450 Degrees Fahrenheit
  • No Stick No Mess No nothing – Once you try it you won’t go back to the Rusted Old Metal Pan

 

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{ABOUT THE PRODUCT} The GRAZIA Silicone Mini-Muffin Pan has been used by professional chefs for years and now you can add it to your list of baking tools. It’s simple to bake anything from muffins and pastries, to frozen foods. The pan will work with a variety of sticky foods, including melted cheese and dough. All with non-stick results! Just add a little oil before you start baking and you will pop your muffins out with Absolute ease!! FEATURES:- 100% Pure Food Grade Silicone & FDA Approved- High Quality Construction & Manufactured in Socially Compliant Facility – Heat Resistant to 450 Degrees Fahrenheit – No Stick No Mess No nothing – Once you try it you won’t go back to the Rusted Old Metal Pan GET YOURS TODAY We will Include a FREE 5 Home Made Muffin Recipe eBook Today! BENEFITS: – These 100% Silicone Pans make the food pop out with easy! – No more scraping left over food in the old metal pans we all used to use one time or another – Save money by baking your own muffins, quiches, egg muffins and cupcakes No questions asked Lifetime 100% money back guarantee! 

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Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

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If you didn’t know, I LOVE Cupcakes! And what better review to have is from the Marshmallow Soap Company where I had the opportunity to test and review some of their great health and beauty products – including super cute “cupcake” soaps.

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I received an overflowing box of goodies from our friends at Marshmallow Soap Company and we (my daughter and I) had so much fun trying out the different lathering soaps and lotions. Some of the items I received include: Black Amber & Lavender soap, Pink Rock Candy soap, Candy Land and Cotton Candy cupcake soap, Blueberry Delight cupcake soap, Kitchen Coffee 4 pack soap, plus Avocado & Shea Butter lotion. They were very generous by upgrading some my samples to full sized items since my online shop and blog are all about cupcakes 😉

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The Marshmallow Soap Company has some pretty cute soaps that are Eco Friendly, Cruelty Free, and Vegetable Derived. They contain no paraben, phthalate and nitro musk.

{FROM THE COMPANY} Are you tired of the same old soap? Are you looking for a unique product to offer your clients, customers, or guests? Marshmallow Soap Co. has transformed soap from a necessary, if boring, product, into something that is fun as well as functional. Our floating marshmallow soaps offer the indulgence of a marshmallow without the calories! These adorable floating soaps dry after use, allowing you to enjoy them again and again.

Natural Soap is very different than a detergent based soap you purchase at a local grocery store. Natural soap is rich in natural butter and oils which need to naturally absorb into the skin and dry to feel the real softness they lend to the skin. Everybody is different so we do encourage you to allow your skin to dry completely before making an assessment on the marshmallow; once these dry your skin turns as soft as silk. It is a Truly Unique Experience!

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My favorite item out of the products are the “cupcakes”! The Cotton Candy was my daughter’s favorite. It was more than just pink fluff, it has vanilla notes mixed with hints of cherry. These are so cute to keep around the bathroom as decorations but also easy to use. An oh-so-yummy Soapy Cupcake topped with a whipped soap frosting to pamper you and your baby’s skin and leave it feeling silky soft. It’s bunches of fun, and definitely promotes more mommy tickles and tummy kisses too. And, the aroma is a temptation in itself with a fruity blend of cotton candy, lemon drops, caramel and raspberry jam on a dry down of musk’s. it’s a real Sweet Surprise! www.MarshmallowSoapCo.com to view more flavors!

Known Benefits of Glycerin/Soapy Cupcakes:
• Provides Moisture to the skin; Leaving you feeling hydrated for hours
• Glycerin Soaps creates the foundation for healthy skin
• Great for all skin types including children and sensitive skin
• Moisturized & healthy skin is known to aid in preventing wrinkles, stretch marks/tears in the skin
• Smells and looks very yummy
• Helping Moms make bath-time and hand washing fun
• Let’s see what else? Oh yes, we almost forgot:(Calories: 0)

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Directions:
Using a washrag or your hands, gently rub the soap in circles at the cupcake base to form a lather. Oh so Yummy Frosting: Scoop it all off at once…pinch a piece for a quick shave. Gently rub the lather onto your skin. Rinse.

{GIVEAWAY NEWS} Marshmallow Soap Company is offering a chance for my readers to win a standard 5” tube of a single flavor picked at random of Soapy Marshmallows. Enter below and GOOD LUCK!

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Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

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ABOUT THE COMPANY:

California Kitchenware offers premium kitchen tools that enhance the joy of cooking.  A Santa Barbara company, CKW designs innovative products that meet the needs of home cooks, professional chefs and everyone in between.  Whether you are cooking for two or making drinks for a dinner party, CKW has you covered!

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REVIEW:

I had the opportunity to test and review the California Kitchenware White Butterfield Silicone Cupcake Molds. The set of 12 non-stick baking cups come in white. There is no need for a muffin pan as you can place them directly on a cookie sheet when baking. The silicone molds are freezer, microwave, oven, and dishwasher safe.

I’ve seen silicone baking molds for quite some time but I never tried them until now. California Kitchenware’s Butterfield molds are perfect for any type of muffin, cupcake, mini cheesecake, etc. The molds come in a convenient package and they fit easily into your cupcake pans or you can even use them right on a cookie sheet if you do not have a cupcake pan. I tried the silicone molds with a batch of blueberry muffins this weekend. I put them in my cupcake pan, and filled with batter. Super easy! The muffins cooked evenly. I had to let the muffins cool down before removing them from the silicone molds since muffins do have a tendency to fall apart a little even with traditional muffin liners. Cleaning was easy too! I placed the muffins on a serving plate for breakfast and let the molds soak in hot, soapy water in the sink for a few minutes. I highly recommend these to anyone looking for an easy alternative to traditional cupcake liners. I wish I had bought another set of 12 though!

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ABOUT THE PRODUCT:

California Kitchenware White Butterfield Silicone Cupcake Molds are packaged in a tube of 12 cups, making a great gift for friends or family. The Pristine white silicone cups are made to be used in the oven up to 500 degrees F, but can also be used in the freezer or microwave. The food-grade, non-stick silicone is fun for kids but uncompromising in performance. The 2″x3″x1-1/2″ cups fit in the spaces of standard metal or glass muffin pans, or they can be placed individually on a flat cookie sheet or jelly-roll pan. CKW Butterfield cupcake molds can be used to bake breakfast muffins, birthday cupcakes, cheesecakes, individual brownies, and more. The flexible cups ensure easy removal of baked goods or molded gelatins. Stackable for storage, the set of 12 baking cups can be cleaned by hand or in the top rack of the dishwasher. All CKW products include a fact about California, see the bottom of the packaged tube to learn about “Butterfield.”

OTHER PRODUCTS:

California Kitchenware has other great silicone baking products but one of my favorites are the colorful silicone baking cups. They are just like the Butterfield white except they come in 3 different fun colors.

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Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

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I had the opportunity to review and test Matcha Green Tea Powder by Kiss Me Organics, which provides all day energy, boosts metabolism, increases focus, improves skin health and contains 137 times the antioxidants of brewed green tea. Before trying this product, I have never heard of matcha. Organic matcha is the ancient secret to beauty, health and longevity.

I received the convenient pack of green tea powder along with the free online recipe book using organic matcha in various recipes including beverages, everyday breakfast meals and also (my favorite) desserts.

I first tried the green tea powder in a beverage called Matcha Orange Cocktail, since I had all the ingredients to make this yummy drink. It was very easy to make and tasted good too. I think what helps is the sweetness from the orange juice and little bit of sugar. Here’s the recipe if you would like to try it too!

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BENEFITS OF ORGANIC MATCHA?

ALL DAY ENERGY WITH INCREASED FOCUS
Matcha provides 4 to 6 hours of mild steady energy as it acts as both a stimulant and a relaxant. This is ideal for focusing on whatever the day throws your way.

METABOLISM BOOST
Consuming matcha green tea can increase thermogenesis (the body’s own rate of burning calories) from a normal 8%-10% of daily energy expenditure, to between 35% and 43% of daily energy expediture.

IMPROVED SKIN HEALTH
​Scientists have discovered that Matcha Green Tea helps protect the skin from harmful UVrays, while improving blood flow and oxygen levels lifting the overall quality of the skin.

137x THE ANTIOXIDANTS OF BREWED GREEN TEA
Antioxidants are essential as you age to boost your body’s natural defenses against oxidation. Researchers have found that a high level of dietary antioxidants can prevent many age-related diseases.

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FAVORITE RECIPES:

With every purchase of Organic Matcha – Green Tea Powder, Kiss Me Organics will send you a FREE ebook with 50 recipes to try. You can try in almost anything but I am excited to make cupcakes this weekend using the green tea powder. They even include recipes for frosting, brownies, cheesecake, truffles and even mousse. The green colored cupcakes would be perfect for St. Patrick’s Day or even a summertime play on watermelon cupcakes where you use light pink frosting and mini chocolate chips!

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So if you cannot wait to try Kiss Me Organics Orgnaic Match – Green Tea Powder, then you do not have to wait any longer. You can purchase it on their Amazon store by clicking here! Kiss Me Organics has the green tea powder on sale now plus FREE shipping on any orders over $35.

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.


Help fight breast cancer!  October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and for every Pink Ribbon edible cake and/or cupcake toppers sold, we will donate a portion of the proceeds to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.


Both cake + cupcake toppers can be purchased at our ebay shop… http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=290761152233&ssPageName=STRK%3AMESE%3AIT