homemade pure vanilla extract | Sweet Anna's
There’s just something special about pure vanilla extract. The sweet, floral aroma… the cozy richness… the depth… The draw we all have to add it to just about everything we bake… The thing is… there really is a difference between good vanilla and mediocre vanilla. If, like me, you have ever been to Mexico before…...Read More »
Gift Idea – Margarita Basket
If you are like our friends, Dawn and Shannon, you are already 75% finished with your holiday shopping (these are women you love and hate at the same time!)
DIY: Ice Cream Sundae Kit
This is the last post in my homemade gifts/Canada Day entertaining series. We made this DIY ice cream sundae kit for friends. We thought it would be super fun for them to take to their cottage. All they need to supply is the ice cream, and they will be set for some sundae making fun. I picked up some waffle cone bowls, sugar cones and assorted candies and repackaged everything in clear cello bags with colourful labels and bakers twine. I then made some homemade chocolate sauce, jarred it…
Handmade Gifts: Rosemary Infused Olive Oil - Pepper Design Blog
Update: this project has done very well on pinterest and as such a ton of folks are putting it to good use! If you are worried about mold, please read thro
Peanut Butter Chocolate Rice Krispie Bars - The Lemon Bowl®
A healthy twist on the classic Rice Krispy treat, your entire family will love this chocolate peanut butter version!
29 DIY Holiday Food Gifts for Everyone on Your List
Handmade gifts are the best kind, particularly when they're edible. They're so much more personal, and no one can resist a homemade jam or truffle, especially when these gourmet goodies are prettily packaged. The recipes and ideas here are all easy to make and are thoughtful, delicious gifts.
Vanilla Bean Extract Recipe
Want to make a special gift for the cook in your life? And for not much money? Homemade Vanilla extract is the perfect gift – everyone cooks. But not all vanilla beans are equal. If I can even find vanilla beans in eastern North Carolina, they are usually all dried up. But with some diligence
Homemade Flavored Coffee Syrups | easy and delicious recipes!
Making your own flavored coffee syrups can add something special to your morning cup of coffee, and this DIY coffee syrup recipe is sooo easy and delicious to make!
DIY Vanilla Extract... the perfect holiday gift (includes instructions on sealing and labeling).
Planning ahead for the holidays is not usually my style. As a matter of fact, I've been known to do (not finish... but, do) my Christmas shopping on December 23rd. Nothing like waiting till the last minute! Occasionally though, I surprise myself as well as those around me, and make an ultra-organized move that makes me smile as it comes to fruition. Such was my organizational move this year to prepare DIY Homemade Vanilla Extract (See our September post for details on getting things…