This canning jar conversion is nothing less than GENIUS. So simple and, more-or-less, free if you've got a canning jar on hand. Basically, you
Ever since making crosses at Easter time, (something all catholic kids are expected to do) I've LOVED sugar cubes. They're so genteel. So 'shall we have a spot of tea before we release the
These are the best kinds of fireworks: no day long waits, no crummy doo wop cover bands, no traffic jams, and...
they're made of sugar.
Price check: 12.3 ounces of colored sugar = $10.00. 16oz of pure, white granulated sugar = $1.00.
Oh, but it's not colored, you say? Well, not yet.
Instructable-r StarshipMinivan offers an unbearably easy tutorial for creating your own colored sugar. And most likely, you already have everything you need in your pantry.
Just mix the food coloring into the sugar with a fork. Spread it out, allow...
"Bears and worms aren't very similar, until you think....gummy." -Demetri Martin, These Are Jokes
Yeah, but bears and worms are SO 1922...and 1981.
So, instead, make your own. SFHandyMan has provided a great detailed instructable on creating your own candies out of a DIY silicon mold. He's chosen Legos as his design, and its remarkable how finely sculpted the results are. The details are more defined than in commercial candies!