Espresso Solo - Concrete Espresso Machine for Lavazza by Shmuel Linski Cement Your Love For Coffee Concrete, ideal for building homes and roads but is it good enuf for a coffee machine? Tough question to answer, but apparently we can take Shmuel Linski’s help on this coz he’s designed one. Candy Creations This candy craft will come in really handy when Halloween rolls around. Crafts with candy and crafts with candy wrappers may seem undoable because you might think “my kid would want to eat that candy, not craft with candy”. But kids love to create with non-toys, even candy remember.Read on.. Like many kids, Big S loves her sugar candies. With candy comes the need to keep reminding that the wrappers need to go to the trash bin. The girls love to throw them up and pretend they are butterflies. We made butterflies & flowers To quiet them down, I took the wrappers and started twisting them to make simple butterflies. Smooth out the wrappers and give them a good twist. We made some cute, colorful butterflies. Big S squeals: Flowers mommy ! I saw the pack of candy and said ” Let’s make flowers with these” Big S: No. Did she just say candy is her food? Resistant at first to turn the little delicacies into crafting material, she finally started making flower shapes with them. Learning de jour
mental_floss Blog & Talking Pictures: Love and Marriage Talking Pictures is a spankin'-new column in which, every week or so, I'll post an array of fascinating found snapshots that have writing on them, all arranged around a particular theme. I discovered them either in swap meets or flea markets or in the vast collections of snapshot-obsessed friends -- most of whom had never bothered to turn their photos over to check whether anything interesting was written on the backs. For me, words are what make old photos come to life. A few scribbled lines can turn a blurry black-and-white snapshot of people who seem a million miles and a million years away into an intensely personal sliver of experience that anyone can relate to. This week it's all about love. Let's begin with flirting, which hasn't changed nearly as much, judging from the photo above, as the clothes people wear to picnics. The long, trailing question-mark says it all, I think: One finds a lot of mash notes when combing through old photos. To my weakness from Bob Love Always Awwwww:
Coffee drinks illustrated - Lokesh Dhakar I’m new to the world of fancy coffee drinks. With the vast number of ordering options and new words with accented characters to pronounce the coffee shop ordering experience can be intimidating. I’ve created a few small illustrations to help myself and others wrap their head around some of the small differences. About espresso Espresso is prepared by forcing pressurized steam through finely ground dark-roast coffee beans. Espressoess-press-oh Espresso Macchiatoess-press-oh mock-e-ah-toe Espresso con Pannaess-press-oh kon pawn-nah Caffé Lattecaf-ay lah-tey Flat White Cafe Brevecaf-ay brev-ay Cappuccinokapp-oo-chee-noh Caffé Mochacaf-ay moh-kuh Americanouh-mer-i-kan-oh About the Diagrams I gathered most of my information from Wikipedia and tidbits from other online sources.
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Les cookies coulants au chocolat Vendredi 19 mars 2010 5 19 /03 /Mars /2010 12:30 Sûrement les cookies les plus gourmands et les plus chocolatés de tous les temps ! Ils sont bien croustillants à l'extérieur et tout coulants à l'intérieur : MAGIQUE ! Ingrédients (pour une vingtaine de cookies) : - 150g de farine - 200g de chocolat noir - 125g de chocolat haché - 2 oeufs - 100g de sucre semoule - 50g de sucre cassonade - 80g de beurre - 1/2 cuillère à café de levure - 1 cuillère à soupe de cacao en poudre Préparation : 15 min Cuisson : 2 min à 200°C et 3 min à 180°C Préparation : 1) Hacher la tablette de chocolat grossièrement. 2) Faire fondre les 200g de chocolat et le beurre au micro-ondes. 3) Battre les oeufs et les deux sucres à l'aide d'un batteur pendant une bonne minute. 4) Ajouter le mélange chocolat-beurre fondu. 5) Incorporer les ingrédients secs (farine, levure, cacao) puis le chocolat haché. 6) Mettre du papier sulfurisé sur une plaque de cuisson. 7) Enfourner 2 min à 200°C. Bon appétit ! Partager l'article !
How to make a good coffee? How to make a good coffee?Hibiscus Half & half Sunrise Heart Encyclopedia of Earth Bearing Witness, Losing Her Life I got to know Camille Lepage on my first trip to South Sudan last summer. A jaunty young Frenchwoman who tooled around the rutted dirt roads of Juba on the back of a beat-up old motorcycle, she was hoping to work with me on the story I had come to town to cover, and I had received a slew of email messages from her. When we met at the outside patio at the Logali House, a popular haunt for journalists, I had to tell her I had already been assigned to work with another photographer. Optimistic, generous, hard-working and relentless are all qualities I would come to associate with Camille. The news traveled quickly through the tight-knit community of photojournalists and correspondents in Africa on Tuesday that Camille had been killed. The French presidency said in a statement: “All means necessary will be used to shed light on to the circumstances of this murder and to find her killers.” Shedding light on a tragic event in a faraway place was the sort of thing you expected of Camille. Mr.
Homemade Coffee Creamer My friends tell me the one thing they can’t give up is their flavored coffee creamer. I can understand. Creamy, sweet, smooth, with all sorts of different flavors to choose from. The problem is the ingredients. Have you ever read what’s in those bottles? They are full of artificial colors, flavors, preservatives, refined sugars, high fructose corn syrup, and hydrogenated oils. So if you’re hooked on store-bought creamer then today’s your day. Next time you have friends over for a gathering, make a few batches of homemade coffee creamer, put them in cute bottles and have a coffee bar. A great alternative to regular coffee is herbal coffee. *Since posting these recipes in September 2010, I have developed a few new recipes: Caramel Coffee Creamer and Honey Vanilla Coffee Creamer, Sugar Free and Dairy Free Coffee Creamer **Teeccino contains barley, so if you need to avoid gluten an organic decaf would be a better option. Homemade Cinnamon Strudel Coffee Creamer