Salted Caramel Butter Bars


Salted Caramel Butter Bars - The name says it all. Really easy to make and absolutely amazing!

For the Crust:
1 lb. salted butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1½ cups powdered sugar
2 Tbs vanilla
4 cups all purpose flour

For the Filling:
1 bag (14 oz.) caramel candies
1/3 cup heavy whipping cream
½ teaspoon vanilla
2 teaspoons coarse sea salt

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DIY Wooden Coffee Table

This is freakin brilliant!! simple!

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Melted Crayons Easter Eggs


Make these colorful eggs with your kids this Easter using hard boiled eggs and melted Crayons. Go to Jenna Burger for steps.

How To Make Tulip Cake Pops


Learn how to make these gorgeous and edible cake pop tulips for Easter!

You will need:

1 - 9x13 baked carrot cake, (or any desired flavor will work)
1-3/4 cups cream cheese frosting
A food processor
Wax paper
Rolling pin
Pizza Cutter
Lolly pop sticks
Yellow dipping chocolate
Block of foam
Green Ribbon
Hot glue gun

 Head over to Strawberry Chic for step by step instructions with photos!

3 Easy Ways to Make a Boring Pot of Rice Taste Amazing

Making a pot of rice to serve with dinner is nearly automatic. But plain rice day after day after day can get...well...a little boring, don't you think? Here are 3 tricks I use to give my everyday rice a little extra oomph in the flavor department.

1. Toast the Grains:

Toasting the dry rice grains in a little butter or olive oil before adding the water brings out their flavor and adds a fantastic nutty note in the finished dish. I especially love doing this with brown rice and other whole grains like farro and barley.

2. Cook the Rice with Chicken or Vegetable Broth:

This one's a no-brainer, assuming that you have some extra stock handy! If not, I'll add a dab of chicken or vegetable bouillon. I sometimes find that using 100% chicken broth can make the rice feel gummy or overly-starchy — personally, I usually go for a 50/50 mix of broth and water. This adds a layer of flavor and richness without going overboard.

3. Season the Rice with What You're Cooking

Any aromatic herb or vegetable goes a long way toward adding a bit of intrigue to a simple pot of rice. Very often, some of the same seasonings going into the main dish are great for the rice as well. I've found that whole spices are usually better for adding subtle flavors, while ground spices are great when we really want the rice to stand out on its own.

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DIY Furniture: Make a Sofa "C" Table...easily!

This table brings the computer, drinks etc in a little closer to you as you sit on the sofa.

A totally awesome idea for the living room!

Full tutorial right here

Toy lamp

This is most probably the most creative idea I have seen thus far: old action figures spray painted gold----->lamp base. Incredible!

Each sculpture is one of a kind and hand ceafted at my London Studio. Made of recycled Toys which are bonded toghther and then coated in a High Gloss polyurethane laquer.

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