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How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color. We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!).

How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color

So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own custom colors-and it's really easy! We first learned how from Martha Stewart whose tutorial you can read here. She recommends that you use latex paint, but we tried it out with acrylic paints with much success. The Brownie Project. 100 Useful Search Engines for Chefs, Cooks and Food Lovers.

By Alisa Miller While everyone has to eat, only those true foodies are absolutely devoted to their food.

100 Useful Search Engines for Chefs, Cooks and Food Lovers

Whether you make it professionally, as a hobby, or just love to eat good food, you will find search engines from this list below to make your nose and tongue sing. From recipes to ethnic foods to restaurants to local farmer’s markets to wine and beer, these search engines will help you find exactly what you want when it comes to creating and appreciating delicious food and beverages. Recipes There is absolutely no reason any food lover should ever be at a loss for what to cook. Nutella Ice Cream. This is, by far, the best ice cream I’ve made.

Nutella Ice Cream

And it’s among the easiest — just a couple of ingredients, very little effort, and the best, chocolate-y, most decadent result. If you’re not familiar with nutella, check in the grocery store where you find the peanut butter — you’ll probably find it. And when you do, take the jar, bring it home (pay for it first), spread a tablespoon or two on a piece of bread, and taste. Swoon. Repeat. Pretzel Buns. Well, technically this is a recipe for soft pretzels.

Pretzel Buns

Kayotic Kitchen. Christmas Recipes. My Fridge Food - Recipes you already have in your Fridge. Culinary Arts College & 100 Famous Restaurant Recipes You Can Replicate at Home. Eating out is becoming a more and more popular phenomenon. With fast food taking only minutes out of a day and costing a few dollars, it can be convenient. Likewise, fine dining is also on the rise and can put a considerably larger dent in your wallet. But unless you were a master chef with a keen sense of taste, these recipes were lost to you. Until the internet came along and provided those with the ability to reproduce recipes and post them for the world to see. To that effect, we were able to gather 100 famous restaurant recipes you can recreate at home.

Spice Advice. Love and Olive Oil. Rice Krispie Treat Watermelon. Peak-Season Map at Perfect Summer Bangle - StumbleUpon. Here's a fun tutorial on how to make a message bangle that's one-of-a-kind, done in the sun, waterproof and weatherproof.

Perfect Summer Bangle - StumbleUpon

Even after several trips to the beach, it won't fade or wash off! Essentially, it's the Perfect Summer Bangle. Better-Than-Crack-Brownies. I’m sorry for doing this to you.


I really am. Oreo and Peanut Butter Brownie Cakes - StumbleUpon. So, after being gone all last week, this has been catch up on the house week.

Oreo and Peanut Butter Brownie Cakes - StumbleUpon

Mostly laundry actually. Man, who knew that a weeks worth of laundry from 5 people could be so daunting. Yikes!! But I am kind of behind on my cooking and baking as well since I've been gone and cleaning. Not to mention, I needed an Oreo fix! Baked Egg Boat recipe - StumbleUpon. Breakfast is my favorite meal.

Baked Egg Boat recipe - StumbleUpon

I like to drink iced coffee and watch the cream climb its way down the chunky ice cubes in a dazy before the caffeine hits. I like to order bacon with whatever I’m eating. Family Kitchen - StumbleUpon. I have been experimenting with different mug cakes every since I heard about them about a year ago.

Family Kitchen - StumbleUpon

None of them have been winners. They were either too chewy, too dry, or not sweet enough. Well, I continued experimenting, and thought why not add some decadent Nutella into the mix. Chocolate, Fresas y Nata.....Feliz San Valentín . Homemade Baked Mozzarella Sticks. Mozzarella sticks are a delicious treat, probably one of the most popular appetizers at restaurants, and a fun party food.

Homemade Baked Mozzarella Sticks

They tend to be rather fattening, especially considering they are usually fried, but they are so irresistibly tasty. So how do you give in to the temptation that is mozzarella sticks without the guilt? Make healthy, Baked Mozzarella Sticks! Mac and Cheese Cups - Cupcakes and Cashmere - StumbleUpon. Share this image Share It Pin It When I first graduated from college, and was living in a dreary little apartment, mac and cheese was one of my few specialties. - the lifestyle blogzine - StumbleUpon. Apple Pies & Jo In the Kitchen - StumbleUpon. 10 Snacks Under 100 Calories - - StumbleUpon. Thinkstock Preparation: In a food processor, combine garlic and cannellini beans with lemon juice and process until smooth.

Mix in oil, cumin, chili powder, salt and pepper and process until blended. The BEST Play-Dough Recipe. Have you ever made play dough and it just fell apart?? Well… not this time. This recipe will make play dough that is seriously the closest thing to store-bought you’ll ever make. No falling apart or drying out (as long as stored in a sealed container). It will last up to 6 months.The secret to this recipe?? Two things: First, Cream of Tarter… it’s what helps the dough stay together. and Second, not a lot of salt… all that salt dries out your dough! Happy Hippity Hop!

We're taking a long weekend off here for the Easter break (we're working on a new website with hopes of getting a bit more done with the extra day tucked in there). Mason Jar Love. There are just too many fun uses for these jars. My stash is ever growing, as I can’t seem to make it through Walmart without picking up a case. Watermelonade Recipe at - StumbleUpon. Photo by Roland Bello yield Makes 1 gallon (serves 16) active time 30 min total time 30 min.

Sweet Pea's Kitchen - StumbleUpon. Graham Cracker S’mores Cookies. Sweet Pea's Kitchen - StumbleUpon. Cheesy, oozy guacamole bean dip - The Kind Life - StumbleUpon. Chocolate Chip Lava Cookies. I am so in love with these darn chocolate lava cookies!