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How to Feng Shui Your Bedroom: 24 steps (with pictures) Having the right colors in your bedroom is one of the easiest ways to shift the energy in your space with Feng Shui.

How to Feng Shui Your Bedroom: 24 steps (with pictures)

It represents Ying and Yang. Each color is an expression of one of the Five Feng Shui Elements: Fire, Earth, Metal, Water, and Wood. The elements are used in specific areas according to the feng shui energy map of your space, or Bagua. Mocha Frappuccino. Salted Chocolate “Twix” Bars. Homemade Twix Candy Bar Recipe. I love Twix candy bars, but I'm not crazy about all the additives. This recipe is like Twix candy bar goes gourmet, but super easy to make. The Perfect Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe. The perfect cookie dough truffles are so easy to make and perfect for entertaining or enjoying as a treat.

The Perfect Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe

Cookies hold a definite place of distinction around my house – from our chewy chocolate chip cookies to out of this world peanut butter cookies and let’s not even think about forgetting my absolute favorite cookie dough dip. They all are our favorites. So, I decided I’d combine some flavors from our chewy chocolate chip cookies and my chocolate chip cookie dough dip to make the perfect cookie dough truffles recipe.

Let me just go ahead and tell you now, when you pop one of these babies in your mouth, you immediately feel like a kid again sneaking a little bite of the cookie dough. Vampire Cookies. Every year I see lots of Halloween cupcakes and cakes that are rather boring in their decorations.

Vampire Cookies

They may have faces of ghosts or vampires painted on top with colored icing, but that really doesn’t do much to set them apart from non-holiday cupcakes. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays and I think it’s fun to go over-the-top where ever possible and really take decorations as far as they can go. I did this last Halloween by creating Vampire Cupcakes – cupcakes filled with a blood-red cherry pie filling that “bled” when you bit into them. This year, I wanted to start a little collection of vampire Halloween goodies and opted to try my hand at making vampire cookies.

Like the cupcakes, I wanted the cookies to be a pale white color and filled with something bright red. I made the bite marks by poking two holes in the dough with a toothpick before baking. The cookies have a light vanilla and butter flavor to them, and are the perfect color to really set off the red of the filling. Rainbow Cheesecake Recipe. Sour Cream Coffee Cake III Recipe. Cupcake23recipesmall.jpg (JPEG Image, 800 × 400 pixels)

Cinnamon French Toast Bake. Alan W. Pollack's Notes on ... Series. Broccoli Cheese Soup: Panera Bread Copycat Recipe. On Wednesday my sister and I volunteered to make the soup supper to go with the Advent service at church. Before you go thinking I'm some kind of charitable, goodhearted soul, I must tell you that the only reason that I do it is because I LOVE COOKING. In case you hadn't figured that out yet. Okay, so I was like, "Whadaya think, Nemo? Will two huge pots of soup, a crockpot full of barbequed meatballs, five trillion chicken salad sandwiches, fifty thousand and two loaves of bread, and a couple bazillion desserts cover it? " Well, it would have, except everybody had to try a huge bowl of BOTH kinds of soup AND meatballs.

The best taco seasoning recipe ever. Sriracha: 10 Ways To Cook With It. Once you've heard the call of sriracha's white rooster, it's hard to imagine your life without it.

Sriracha: 10 Ways To Cook With It

If you haven't heard of sriracha before -- which would be crazy -- let us be clear, we aren't channeling Jefferson Airplane here, we're talking hot chili sauce. Arguably the best hot chili sauce around. Balsamic BBQ Glazed Chicken. A homemade balsamic bbq sauce is used to glaze chicken as it’s grilling.

Balsamic BBQ Glazed Chicken

The result is tender chicken with a slightly sweet, and tangy taste. How to Make Proper Barbecue Chicken. There's a lot of misconception when it comes to "barbecue.

How to Make Proper Barbecue Chicken

" The problem is the word itself. It's used as a synonym for grilling, refers to the grill itself, or to the meat being grilled; it also has a sauce named after it; and sometimes it's just the word for the party itself held outdoors in somebody's backyard. What, actually, is "barbecue"? Egg and Cheese Hash Brown Nests. Confession: sometimes I’m a brat.

Egg and Cheese Hash Brown Nests

This is totally true. Ad Hoc Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe. March 2, 2010 nothing beats fried chicken and waffles!

Ad Hoc Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe

My love for fried chicken, much like my love for noodles, is not very discerning. Curtis Stone: Pesto Glazed Chicken. Curtis demonstrates his easy method for pounding up perfect pesto to use as a glaze for a moist chicken breast.

Curtis Stone: Pesto Glazed Chicken

Lightly herbed spaghetti rounds out the meal. Red Chili and Peanut Butter-Glazed Salmon. Amelia Winslow total prep This recipe was created by Amelia Winslow, of Eating Made Easy, for Peanut Butter & Co.

Red Chili and Peanut Butter-Glazed Salmon

Click here to buy The Bee's Knees peanut butter. Fresh Ricotta in Five Minutes or Less. Line colander with four layers of cheesecloth or 2 layers of food-safe paper towels and set over large bowl. Combine milk, salt, and vinegar or lemon juice in microwave-safe glass 1-quart liquid measure. Microwave on high heat until lightly bubbling around edges, 2 to 4 minutes (milk should register about 165°F on an instant-read thermometer). Remove from microwave, and stir gently for 5 seconds. Milk should separate into solid white curds and translucent liquid whey.

Recipe: sweet & sour chicken. I was ridiculously excited when I came across this recipe for homemade sweet and sour chicken. You guys, it is SO GOOD. Magic Sauce Recipe. I call this magic sauce.

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