Homemade Samoas Cookies


Make your own Samoas Cookies with shredded sweetened coconut and homemade soft caramels. Yes, please!

For the cookies:
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature
1/2 cup sugar
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 Tablespoons milk
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

For the coconut topping:
3 cups shredded sweetened coconut
15 ounces store-bought or homemade soft caramels
3 Tablespoons milk
1/4 teaspoon salt
8 ounces dark chocolate

Get full recipe at justataste.com

DIY West Elm-Inspired Side Table


We found this gorgeous metal side table at Brit + Co. To make your own you will need: IKEA Hasselnöt planter, IKEA Blanda Blank serving bowl and a wood disc.

Just follow the step by step tutorial right here... 


DIY Flavored Salt Gifts

These salt recipes come from countryliving.com and are great as gifts for any occasion.


24 jar(s) (2 ounces each) for packaging finished salt

4 tins filled with shredded paper, for packaging finished jars

Porcini Salt
4 ounce(s) dried porcini mushrooms
1 cup(s) fine sea salt

Smoked Paprika and Ancho Salt
4 dried ancho chiles
1/4 cup(s) smoked paprika
3/4 cup(s) fine sea salt

Celery Salt
4 head(s) celery, leaves only
1 cup(s) fine sea salt

Lime-Ginger Salt
Zest of 6 limes (about 1/2 cup)
3 teaspoon(s) ground ginger
1 cup(s) fine sea salt

Herbes de Provence Salt
1/2 cup(s) herbes de Provence
6 tablespoon(s) dried lavender
3/4 cup(s) fine sea salt

Curry Salt
12 medium dried bay leaves
1/4 cup(s) garam masala
1/4 cup(s) curry powder
2 teaspoon(s) ground cumin
1/2 cup(s) fine sea salt

Directions on how to prepare the salt recipes

Diy Modern Perforated Tabletop Christmas Trees


You only need a few materials to make these beautiful Christmas trees!

Papier-mache cones, available in the doll making section of the craft store
Electric drill and assorted drill bits
Fine-grit sandpaper
Optional: Rotary tool and grinding bit
Matte white spray paint - I used Krylon Flat White Indoor/Outdoor

Head over to curbly.com for instructions



Berry Pavlova Wreath

This Berry Christmas Pavlova tastes as good as it looks and will be the highlight of your table! This stunning dessert is sure to impress your friends and family.

Get the recipe right here

DIY Super easy trees

A beautiful modern ornament easy to make.

See full tutorial right here

Adorable Santa Cutlery Dress-Up


Dress up your cutlery with this creative and adorable Santa holder. It's made out of an old jeans skirt and felt. Such a great decoration idea for the Christmas table this year!

Hop on over to Les Tissus Colbert for a free template.


Click on the images below to see more great ideas for your Christmas table!