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Welcome to Life, Love and Sugar!

I’m Lindsay. I’m a wife and mom to twin boys, a baby girl and a sweet black lab with a serious sweets addiction!

Here you will find my tried & true recipes for the best cakes, cheesecakes, brownies and more. I also love sharing my family’s favorite dinner ideas, plus a sprinkling of appetizers and cocktails for the grown ups.

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I Wrote a Cookbook!

Simply Beautiful Homemade Cakes

65 NEW recipes (including cakes, cupcakes, cheesecakes & more!) plus an entire chapter showing you all my tricks. This in-depth book has everything from setting up cake pans and piping bags to 15+ tutorials showing you easy decorating techniques that create truly impressive results. Are you excited yet?!

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Easy Chocolate Mug Cake

This easy Chocolate Mug Cake is the quickest way to make a moist chocolate cake. It only takes 5 minutes and a few simple ingredients! Hands down the best mug cake recipe!

Slice of Life

Our journey to start a family wasn't an easy one. Read about our infertility journey and where we are now.
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Meet McKenzie!

Miss McKenzie Grace made her appearance into the world November 17 at 1:10pm weighing 8 lbs 5 oz. Despite wanting to have a VBAC, she arrived via c-section at 41 weeks and 2 days along and...