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Birthday Panna Cotta

Birthday Panna Cotta

It was my birthday last weekend so as a special birthday treat we tried making panna cotta for the first time. It’s easy and AMAZING. You will need: -2 tsp gelatin powder -2 tbsp cold water -2 cups heavy cream -3 tbsp sugar -1/2 vanilla bean pod -1 tsp white rum -1 pear -white chocolate,(…)

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DIY Holiday Cards

DIY Holiday Cards

It’s so easy to make your own Christmas cards (and MUCH cheaper than paying $5 per card from the card store). Here’s a quick and easy way to make them yourself! You will need: -Blank cards and envelopes -Glitter tape or washi tape -scissors Peel the adhesive back and start laying the tape onto the cards(…)

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Rustic Photo Board

Rustic Photo Board

This is such an easy and cute way to hang photos. You could even swap photos out for recipes, kids artwork, the skys the limit! They look great in sets too. You will need: -Your choice of wood, I used a 1″ x 12″ x 4ft pine board, cut in to 13″ sections (Lowes or(…)

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Crock Pot Baked Apples

Crock Pot Baked Apples

Fall is here! Which means it’s time for everything apple and pumpkin themed, my favorite! Here’s a quick and easy baked apple crock pot recipe we did recently, perfect for Sunday breakfast or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for dessert! You will need: -1/2 cup all-purpose flour -1/2 cup rolled oats -1/3 cup(…)

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Cement Planters

Cement Planters

I’ve loved the look of cement planters, bowls, counter tops, etc. for a while now. They look so easy to make, I wanted to give it a try. You will need: -Quikrete Quick Setting Cement -A mixing bucket for mixing the cement -Stirrers or a heavy duty disposable spoon for mixing and distributing the cement,(…)

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Knitting

Knitting

I learned how to knit in high school. I learned a basic knit stitch and that was about it. I’d knit a scarf once every few winters but never took it much further. About a year ago my fiances mother asked that I make her a scarf for her birthday. The stitch she picked was(…)

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