IKEA Hack - Clever Way To Store Your Shoes

shoe storage using GRUNDTAL

Storing shoes can take up a lot of room, but this storage idea will help you get more space and make your shoes more organized. You only need some Ikea GRUNDTAL rails and the larger S-hooks. Such a brilliant idea!

shoe storage using GRUNDTAL

shoe storage using GRUNDTAL

Source: ikeahackers

Sweet Potato Cheesecake with Bourbon Whipped Cream.

It’s time to impress some people come dessert time.  Step one?  Make this Sweet Potato Cheescake with Bourbon Whipped Cream.  Step two?  Devour.



3 large sweet potatoes
2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese
1 (8-ounce) container mascarpone
1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
1/4 cup packed Dixie Crystals Light Brown Sugar
1/3 cup sour cream
1/4 cup heavy cream
2 tablespoons bourbon
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
3 eggs
Biscoff Cookie Crust
1 1/4 cups biscoff cookie crumbs*
1/4 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
Bourbon Whipped Cream
2 cups very cold heavy cream
2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
2/3 cup Dixie Crystals Confectioners Powdered Sugar
1 tablespoon bourbon
Pecan Praline
1/2 cup chopped roasted pecans
1/2 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
2 tablespoons unsalted butter

For full recipe go right to dixiecrystals.com

Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

Greek Yogurt Chicken SaladGreek Yogurt Chicken Salad is the perfect make ahead, healthy lunch or dinner!


2 chicken breasts
3 tablespoons Greek plain yogurt
1 cup seedless red grapes, halved
1 celery stalk, finely chopped
1 pinch coarse salt
1 pinch freshly ground pepper
4 cups mixed greens (baby spinach and romaine)
2 tablespoons candied pecans (storebought)

Go to tablespoon.com for directions.

Spinach Balls

Spinach Balls

These spinach balls are super easy to make and can be served as an appetizer or added to a simple pasta dish.


2 (10 oz.) packages frozen spinach, thawed & well-drained
2 small onions, very finely chopped
2 1/4 c. stuffing with herbs
6 eggs, beaten
1/2 c. melted butter
1/2 c. Parmesan cheese
2 tsp. garlic salt
1 tsp. black pepper

Go to thekitchenismyplayground.com for instructions.

DIY - Painted Cross-Stitch Dress


Turn an old dress into something fabulous by painting on a trendy floral cross-stitch pattern!

Go to thescrapshoppeblog.com for full instructions.


DIY - Curly Ribbon Hair Bows


Learn how to make your own curly ribbon hair bows for the little ladies in your life. It's easier than you think! Go to sheknows.com for full tutorial...


A vintage bent spoon becomes a great handle on a recipe box.

Turn an old box into a fun recipe holder with a few simple steps!

Full tutorial at countryliving.com