Giant Kerplunk!! this was the hit of father's day. the link for instructions is posted next to this pin on the same board. I used 3/8" x 3' square dowels instead of the bamboo plant sticks. The bamboo did not work very well. My mother (89 years) and one of my grandsons (3 years) loved playing it. Have fun!
Homemade Candy Corn Recipe - how cute is this for the 4th of July? Ingredients 2 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/4 cup dry powdered milk 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup corn syrup 1/3 cup unsalted butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract food coloring
Homemade Chocolate Syrup -- no chemicals, GMOs, or preservatives. 1 1/4 cup organic sugar 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup water 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoon vanilla extract It’s also much richer and has a more intense chocolate taste than Hershey’s syrup.
Cleaning fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix. Add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes. Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding. This pinner says that she does this with strawberries and they last for weeks!