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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

I love bread. I have always loved bread (growing up, my family called me the Pillsbury Dough Girl) and I will always love bread (no carb-free diets for me). No matter what I have for dinner, I will likely have... Read more
One-Bowl Chocolate Cake with Caramel Frosting

Grandma Stauffer’s Chocolate Cake with Caramel Frosting

You may have noticed our absence over the last week couple of weeks The reason behind this is that our grandma passed away recently (actually, the day after our last post). We wanted to make sure that our next post was... Read more
Funfetti Sandwich Cookies

Funfetti Cookies

Again, when looking for desserts for the dessert table, we wanted to incorporate yellow and black as much as we could.  We saw these Funfetti Cookies and thought they would be so fun with black and yellow sprinkles and... Read more
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Peanut Butter Graham Cracker Balls

When we were making our dessert list for our Purdue dessert table, we were looking for black, yellow, and gold desserts.  Black is easy to incorporate with chocolate desserts and we remembered seeing these Peanut Butter Graham Cracker Balls on... Read more
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Purdue 10 year Reunion – Dessert table!

A few months ago, we were reminiscing about our college days at Purdue University.  We graduated in May of 2002 and sadly have been bad at keeping in touch with many of our Purdue friends.  We thought it would... Read more
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Welcome to our new blog!

We’re back (finally)! And with a new name! Welcome to JenAndAli.com! Yes, we know…it’s a very original name! We were never crazy about TwinMommas (or anything else) so we decided to keep it nice and simple and just use... Read more
Vinyl Projects

Vinyl Projects

For a while earlier this year, I became quite obsessed with vinyling pretty much everything possible in my house. Here are a few examples!     First, I labeled canisters (from Walmart) and bottles (from The Container Store). All... Read more
2012 Mini Marathon

2012 Mini Marathon

Sorry for our more than a month absence! Things have been crazy around here for both of us, but don’t worry, we’ll be back. We have a lot to catch you up on, starting with fun together in Indy last week,... Read more
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Restaurant Style Salsa

Andy and I love eating out at Mexican restaurants and have been known to eat a whole basket of chips and salsa before our entrees even arrive. Then of course we have to get a refill to eat with... Read more
2012 Spring Mantel

Spring Mantel

Even though my last mantel update consisted mostly of yellow and turquoise, I wanted to give it a small update for Spring. Introducing my current mantel… I only made 3 changes. First, I spray-painted a $1 garage sale frame yellow.... Read more