Eatable Pom Pom Recipes

by DIY Maven

Cheesy Roasted Garlic Potato Balls

Make some gigantic pom poms for decorations and these five tasty dishes and you'd have yourself the beginnings of a perfect pom pom-themed tasting party. 

The creator of our first recipe (pictured above) calls them 'balls', but for the purpose of this post, we're going to refer to them as pom poms, because, they HAD to be included in our menu. Seriously, Cheesy Roasted Garlic Pom Poms made with Gruyere cheese?! *sigh*

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Recipe Roundup: Oreo Cookies and Booze

by DIY Maven

double-stuff-oreos.png Oreos

Yesterday I had a great idea for today's installment of Foodie Friday: a roundup of recipes using Oreo cookies. Little did I know that Nabisco has that pretty much covered. From beverages to pies to candies and everything in between, you can find dozens and dozens of recipes on their website featuring that quintessential black and white sandwich cookie. What they DON'T have in their collection, however, is alcoholic drinks made with Oreo. Yup, Oreo cookies and booze. For those, you gotta come here. ;)

First up is the Oreo and Irish-Cream Milkshake. As the Hungry Mouse puts it, 'it's evil and

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Jazz Up Your Cocktails with Tasty DIY Flavored Syrups

by Kelly B

Jazz Up Your Cocktails with Tasty DIY Flavored Syrups

I'm sort of a cocktail aficionado...in that I have a fully-stocked bar cabinet in my house. My favorite parts are the little things that take a drink over the top; that next level that will have your friends asking for your secret. And, friends, flavored syrups are a great way to get there. Check out how you can whip up some of your very own in your kitchen!

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Fluffy & Fabulous: New Kinds of S'Mores

by DIY Maven

Fluffy & Fabulous: New Kinds of S'Mores

Don't look now, but we are in the height of s'more season. The recipe hasn't changed much over the years--graham crackers, marshmallows, Hershey bars--but thanks to foodies everywhere, there are new s'mores on the horizon. Here are some that are fluffy, funky and, if my taste buds are good prognosticators, fabulous.

First up is Posh Puff's Breakfast S'more. It's not fudgie, but it's oh so fluffy! It features (gourmet) marshmallows, butter waffle

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8 Unique Lemonade Recipes

by DIY Maven

8 Unique Lemonade Recipes

Lemon juice, water, sugar. We know the drill. But have you ever put lavender in your lemon aid? How about Dijon mustard??? If not, hold on to your undies because we're going to explore some wonderful alternatives to the typical lemon aid stand offerings!

We'll start with the lavender one (pictured above), which, btw, also has mint in it too. Isn't it lovely?? The same link has a lemonade with raspberries recipe too, which is equally pretty.

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Ultimate Thanksgiving: Turkey Recipe Round-Up

by Bruno Bornsztein
Ultimate Thanksgiving: Turkey Recipe Round-Up

It's still early, but we wanted to get this one out there early to give serious Thanksgiving aficionados plan-ahead time. What follows is a swift stroll through the thicket of turkey techniques you'll find on the Web. We'll keep this post updated with new ones we find over the next month (send suggestions to tips@curbly.com or leave them in the comments).

Oh, and be sure to check out all of our Ultimate Thanksgiving posts. Nothing will...

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DIY Wedding Gift: A Gift Card Recipe Box

by Alicia Lacy

DIY Wedding Gift: A Gift Card Recipe Box

Our dearest friends got married last weekend, and we were tickled to pieces. We've known them for years and years and when they decided to take the leap, we replied, "Well it's about time." These two people belong together, and we wanted to commemorate the start of their journey as a wedded couple in a special way. But, we had a hard time coming up with an appropriate gift to mark the occasion.

The gift they gave us when we got married was...

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Pumpkin Bread & Mulling Spices Recipes

by Meg Allan Cole

Welcome to the first installment of Get Nested, my fall series with Curbly. I find myself entertaining much more during the fall and winter seasons, and wanted to offer some helpful tips and recipes to you to help make your entertaining season as seamless as possible.

Mulling spices is a great way to give your home a great aroma.

Aromatic mulling spices make your home smell amazing and give it a warm and welcomeing feel. To make your own, add a teaspoon of cinnamon, cloves, and/or nutmeg to a pot of...

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