Everybody’s favorite woman in an apron, Betty Crocker, has a tutorial for making these darling LEGO cakes. The Crock’s super-easy technique starts with a box cake-mix, of course. And those round nubby things on top? They’re large marshmallows that have been cut in half!
Get hip to the pumpkin's built-in recycling feature with this classic technique.
1/2 pound of pumpkin seeds, about 1 1/2 cups (I prefer to buy the green, hulled version from Latin markets, where they’re known as pepitas)
1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon granulated garlic
1 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon paprika (optional: add 1/3 teaspoon smoked paprika)
1/4 teaspoon black...
Desire to enter October's Curbly Challenge, but can't bear to use real candy corn, which contains gelatin?
Fret no longer. The Urban Housewife offers a vegan recipe, which uses vegan margarine and powdered soy milk for structure.
If the first thing that comes to mind are swirls of white butter cream frosting when considering the quintessential confection commemorating couplehood, think again. Sweet Art Cakes takes a fun and fresh turn at creating some very cool and contemporary wedding cakes. (Note: Sweet Art Cakes is a UK company and ships only in the UK, but the cakes picture in their on-line portfolio could be duplicated by a bakery near you.)
I haven't eaten Skittles since the time I did so while spinning around in a barber chair for 30 minutes, after which they came back for a visit... I believe I was eight.
I'm pretty sure I won't get over my fear for this recipe either, but you should totally give it a try...
I can't read German, so there's not much more detail I can provide, but these are totally dope.
The website describes:
Can anybody help?
If beaded wineglass charms don't really suit your style...
how about reusable drink decals in a tiki or gnome theme?
From clinQs.com :
clinQs are reusable vinyl drink decals. A perfect accessory to avoid a beverage mix-up. Ideal for parties, office, gatherings, meetings, conferences, etc.
clinQs can be used with almost any drink container, from beer cans to your finest stemware.
clinQs are reusable! After use, store the decal on the...
Let’s face it, the Fourth of July is less about independence than fireworks, food and adult refreshments. For the sake of my digits, I’ll leave the pyrotechnics to the professionals, and as I’m a vegetarian, you’d be better served getting barbecue advice from a meat eater, but as a kid who played ‘Bar’ with her older brothers and sisters, I feel somewhat qualified to pass on a few drink recipes.
Combine and serve in a...
Embrace your inner rock star and pick up these Cool Jazz ice cube guitar swizzle sticks, available at Verbena for 9 bucks. Just add water, freeze and slip into your favorite groupie’s drink. Party on.