Flextangles - Super Cool Paper Toys

Super cool paper toys

Print out free template from babbledabbledo.com and make these super cool paper toys with your kids!

DIY - Sugar Skull Tee


Learn how to make a beautiful sugar skull t-shirt. Really easy DIY project from Mark Montano.

Images for this project are available here...

Bandung Recipe


Floral, sweet, refreshing - and beautiful!

Serves 12

Rose Syrup
1/2 cup dried organic roses
3 cups of boiling water
4 cups of sugar

1 1/2 cups rose syrup (bottle or made from scratch)
1 cup evaporated milk
5 cups water
3 drops pink food coloring

Fine mesh strainer
Sauce pot
Measuring spoons

Rose Syrup
Pour 3 cups of boiling water over dried roses and let sit overnight (wait until cool before -putting in the fridge).
The next day, strain rose water, and discard the rose petals.
In a sauce pot add rose water and 4 cups of sugar
Bring to a boil and let simmer for 10 min
Cool completely before using

In a pitcher add 1 1/2 cups of Rose syrup
Add evaporated milk
Add 5 cups cold water
3 drops of pink food coloring (This gives it, it's pink color)
fill glasses with ice
Pour over ice and enjoy

10 DIY Room Decorating Ideas for Teenagers


Check out these fun and colorful room decor ideas. So creative and really easy to make!

Pasta – 3 Delicious Ways


In the video below Sara Lynn Cauchon from The Domestic Geek shows how to make Pasta in three delicious Ways!

Shrimp Farfalle

1 box farfalle pasta
1 tbsp butter
1 tbsp olive oil
1 shallot, finely diced
2 cloves of minced garlic
1 bag of peeled uncooked shrimp
1/3 cup white wine
salt and pepper
chili flakes to taste
1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
2 cups baby kale or spinach.
fresh parmesan for grating on top

Lazy Lasagna Bake

1 box rotini
1 tbsp olive oil
1 small red onion, finely diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
3 Italian sausages, removed from casings OR ground beef or ground poultry
1 can crushed tomatoes
1 tsp Italian seasoning
salt and pepper
1 package baby spinach, pre-washed
2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded

Greek Chicken Penne

1 box of penne
2 tbsp olive oil
1 small red onion, thinly sliced
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 chicken breasts, sliced
1 tsp Greek seasoning
1 can diced tomatoes
1 zucchini, chopped
1 cup marinated artichoke hearts
1/3 cup kalamata olives, chopped
lemon zest
1⁄2 cup feta cheese, crumbled

New Uses For Used Tea Bags


Tea lovers, here are several ways you can reuse tea bags around the house to save you money!

How to Tie a Twilly Scarf


Learn how to accessorise your bag!

DIY - Scrap Ends Table


This end table was made almost entirely with scrap wood. It doesn't matter the size of the scrap wood, and you can make the table any height you want. It looks amazing and is easy to make!

See full instructions on: Instructables

10 Simple Tips for a Successful Vegetable Garden


Growing your own food successfully is a constant process of learning which techniques work best for you and your plants. In this video are ten quick tips handed down from experienced gardeners which save time, increase your growing space and reduce costs!

Easy Chicken Fajitas


In this video Lisa Lavery of the CHOW Test Kitchen shows you how to use Basic Chicken Fajitas recipe to create your own Tex-Mex-inspired dinner at home. Looks delicious!

8 Chocolate Easter Egg Recipes


In this video, Ann from How To Cook That shows how to make fun chocolate eggs for Easter.

DIY Crazy Character Easter Baskets


Make these crazy characters baskets for Easter. So adorable and the kids will love them!

You will need:

4-ply cotton yarn
Goggle eyes, trims and stickers (to decorate)
Shredded tissue paper

Hop on over to Better Homes and Gardens for tutorial...

DIY Easter Basket


DIY Easter basket by using balloons and jute rope. So cute and really easy to make!

Chocolate Caramel Cream Easter Egg Cocktail


1 Cup Cream
1/2 Cup Irish Cream
1 oz Caramel Liqueur or Chocolate Liqueur
Easter Eggs and Easter Bunny

Homemade Painted Terra-Cotta Pot


Add a colorful accent to your home with this easy decorating craft from Better Homes and Gardens.

Ten 1 Minute Mug Cakes Made in the Microwave


In these videos Gemma Stafford, a professionally-trained chef from Ireland shows how to make 10 delicious mug cakes made in the microwave.

DIY - Recycle jeans into a garden apron


Do you have an old pair of jeans that your don't use anymore?

Spongebob Cake Tutorial


In this video, Ann from How To Cook That shows you how to make a Spongebob cake. So cute and perfect for kids' birthday parties!

Get the recipe details here...

Faux Knitted Pattern: Polymer Clay Tutorial


An extremely simple technique to create a faux knitted pattern using polymer clay. Perfect for braids & miniature sweaters!

Polymer Clay Statement Necklace


Learn how to create beautiful statement necklace using polymer clay.

Different Ways to Tie A Scarf


Many different ways to tie scarves. Watch the video :)

Giant Ferrero Rocher Recipe


Perfect for Ferrero Rocher lovers everywhere!!

Go to How to Cook That for Giant Ferrero Rocher recipe details!

DIY - Large Wood Framed Gallery Print


In this video Ana White shows how to make your own wood photo frames. Great way to display your favorite photos!

Free plans from ana-white.com

Mini Marshmallow Tea Cake Recipe


Make these Marshmallow Tea Cakes, perfect for every occasion! Yum! Enjoy :)


Biscuit Base:
60g Unsalted Butter
60g Caster Sugar
85g Plain Flour
20g Cocoa Powder
1/2 Of One Egg
1/2 tsp VE
Orange Rind or Spices to add extra flavour

Marshmallow Top: By Paul Hollywood

150g Caster Sugar
3 Tbsp Golden Syrup
½ tsp Salt
½ Vanilla Pod, seeds only

Jam (optional)
100-150gMelted chocolate
1 Tbsp Vegetable oil (optional)

Go to In The Kitchen With Kate for more great recipes!

Raw Vegan Neapolitan Cake Recipe

gdgYou don't have to follow a raw or vegan diet, paleo or gluten free to enjoy this cake, this Neapolitan cake is simply a decadent, delightful dessert that everybody is going to love!

Go to homecookingadventure.com for more great recipes!