DIY Pallet Bar

Who doesn't like to have a bar in the garden for the BBQ party?

DIY projects are always a lot of fun. Not only do you save money, but you will also get to add your own personal touches to the project.

Supplies: 3 Pallets Sand Paper Wood Stain (When choosing a color keep in mind the feel and other decor in your wedding.) Polyurethane (To make it shine!) 3 Wooden Boards, measuring 1x6x8 1 Wooden Board, measuring 1x6x2 Carriage Bolts, Washers, & Nuts L-brackets, Rectangle Metal Brackets & Screws.

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Extra fluffy blueberry almond pancakes

Blueberries and pancakes are just meant to be, aren’t they?

1 cup all purpose flour
½ tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
2 tbsp ground almonds
2 tbsp granulated sugar
1 tsp lemon zest
¾ cup Greek yogurt
6 tbsp almond milk, or any milk {see note}
1 egg
½ tsp almond extract
¼ cup slivered almonds
1 cup fresh blueberries


In a small bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, ground almonds, sugar, and lemon zest. Set aside.
In a large bowl, whisk together yogurt and milk. Add egg and almond extract and mix until smooth.
Combine wet and dry ingredients. Fold in slivered almonds and blueberries.
Heat a frying pan over medium heat; spray with oil. Cook ¼ cup pancake portions for 2 minutes on the first side (or until edges have set and bottom is golden). Flip and cook for 1 minute on the other side (or until golden and cooked through

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Bricks Painted to Look Like Books for the Best Bookends Ever

They are the brain-child of an Australian company called Light Reading Melbourne, and these images come from the Light Reading Melbourne facebook page. And yes, you can have them made-to-order.

If you are used to painting and know how to use Mod Podge you might be able to make something similar to these great brick bookends.

DIY - Tablecloth Weights

Make your own fabulous Tablecloth Weights to Keep your tablecloth in place!

Tablecloth wights made from concrete and Kinder eggs plastic pods.

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Homemade Cereal Bars

Homemade Cereal Bars

Homemade cereal grain bars are even tastier than the boxed version, but so much healthier. These are made with oats, flaxseed meal, and honey, and easily made vegan or gluten-free. Get the recipe at

DIY - Wood Slices Cake Stand

Diy Rustic Cake Stand

Make this beautiful cake stand using wood slices and candle sticks. Tutorial...

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Tree Slice Cake Stand

This Tree Slice Cake Stand is composed of a tree slice from a fallen Indiana Maple Tree. It has been dried in the sun and sanded smooth. No finish has been applied to the wood in order to keep it food safe and completely organic. Tree slice is attached to a silver glass base. Etsy...

This easy step-by-step tutorial will help you create a beautiful birch wedding decoration that will work perfectly at a rustic wedding!

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CopyCat Starbucks Strawberries & Creme Frappuccino

If you are a fan of strawberries you will love this CopyCat Starbucks Strawberries & Creme Frappuccino Recipe.

1/2 cup Milk
1/4 cup Vanilla Ice Cream
1 cup Ice
2 Strawberries
2 tbsp Strawberry Syrup
1/8 tsp Xanthan Gum (optional)
Whipped Cream

Combine all ingredients except whipped cream in blender.
Blend until smooth.
Transfer to serving glass and top with whipped cream.

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