I Won!!!

Thanks so Kristen at  Kristen Duke Photography !!

I WON!!!!

her FAVORITE THINGS gift basket!!

I am so freaking excited! I never win anything!!

Check out the goods!


On Thursday I am going to a Favorite things party! I can’t wait to see what everyone brings! This basket gave me some great ideas! xoxo, Mama Bird

3rd place!!!

Mama Bird's Nest

You read it right! Mama Bird’s Nest took 3rd place in the PROFESSIONAL category at Cupcakes for Cures  for BEST RETRO CUPCAKE. I made my Famous {if only in my mind} and now Award Winning Carrot Apple Cupcake with a blood orange frosting!  So proud, I was able to go against some of the great pastry chefs in Western North Carolina!!

mtn xpress

How about my beautiful cake stand? Hand-made by my good friend Todd! It has an even larger base that can be added to hold tons of cupcakes!! His sweet wife came out to support Cupcakes for Cures and brought it!! LOVE


Here is me and my soul sister! Without her encouragement and friendship I don’t know how I would have made it the past 22 yrs!! Dang, we are old… Note my cute new apron!! Want one? Check back as I will be doing an AWESOME giveaway for a great Easter {womens} Dress, an Apron and a few other surprise!!

xoxo, Mama Bird

And the WINNER is….

I had 22 entries in my 1st ever Giveaway. Next time, I hope for 50. Baby steps right. I am so enjoying doing this blog. I love to think that I will become rich and famous by doing so. Anyhoo, thanks to those of you that have been checking out my recipes. I hope you and yours enjoy!!

Now for the BIG news. Today’s winner of the 1st Pres Centennial Cookbook is…..

Random Integer Generator
Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2009-11-09 14:51:37 UTC

NO WAY!!! I just read something about how #1 never wins the “random” pick!! Well, it does!!

LEE the HOT FLASH QUEEN IS THE WINNER!! Check her out!Thanks Lee, I hope you and your family enoy!!