DIY - Subway Tile Table


This is a great way to update an old table. All you need is a table, some subway tile, molding, spray paint, adhesive and grout and a tile saw. Check out the tutorial here...


Brilliant Product - Fire Escape Shelving


A miniature version of a fire escape from old Brooklyn or SoHo; you can almost hear the street noise. Use it as a three-tiered shelf for small items, mail, or keys, or fill it with your imagination. Get yours at Amazon...

Delicious Berry Recipes


The blueberry season has just arrived in Iceland. In the gallery below you can find lots of delicious berry recipes.

Blueberry Cheese Danish Cake


For the cake:

1 1/2 cup unbleached flour
2  teaspoons double acting baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
A pinch of nutmeg
1/2 cup butter, at room temperature
1 cup light brown sugar
2 eggs
2/3 cup buttermilk or plain yogurt
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

For the topping:

8 ounces American Neufchatel cheese, or cream cheese
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon unbleached flour
1 egg
2 teaspoons lemon zest
2 cups fresh or fresh frozen blueberries
1/2 cup sliced almonds

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DIY - No Slip Hangers


Make this no slipper hanger using crochet hook and leftover yarn. So simple and only takes about 10 minutes, and your clothes will not fall of and end up in a pile on your closet floor! For instructions, with step-by-step photos visit Hands Occupied...


Chocolate Pasta


Learn how to make delicious chocolate pasta. Perfect for an elegant entree or a dessert!

2 1/4 cups of all purpose flour
3/4 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder
3 large eggs

For recipe instructions, with step-by-step photos visit Instructables


Use the chocolate pasta recipe and make this delicious dessert! Click here... for the recipe!


Rhubarb Muffins with Almond Streusel


Sour cream and lemon zest support tart rhubarb in these muffins while vanilla seeds and brown sugar mellow its edge. A crunchy almond streusel plays off the crisp stalks and adds a nutty contrast.

Head over to for instructions

Herb Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates Wrapped in Prosciutto

These Herb Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates Wrapped in Prosciutto make a great Italian appetizer.
A very quick and delicious appetizer!

16 Medjool dates {12 ounces}
1/2 cup goat cheese
1/4 cup herbs of choosing {basil and sage work well}
sea salt + pepper
8-16 thin slices of prosciutto
honey to top {if desired}

See full recipe