This icing recipe rates an A+ with another + for good measure. There is a reason 2400 + positive reviews are spot on. This is the best recipe I have discovered for decorative icing. A game changer for icing sugar cookies which produces bake shop results. This is a wonderful alternative to the classic Royal Icing without the use of egg whites or meringue powder. It can be easily tweaked for your preference regarding taste, consistency and use. Whatever your decorating style, this recipe can … [Read more...] about My New Favorite Cookie Icing – Holiday Cookies!
As the proverbial holiday clock ticks down before Christmas and you gaze longingly at the Christmas craft stash. The craft stash had the best of intentions, but you've run out of time! Yet you still would like to include a homemade craft or stocking stuffer - you still have time with these easy and homemade last minute Christmas Gifts and Stocking Stuffers. Christmas Candy Cane Sleigh Purchase your chocolate and heat up the glue gun and in a few minutes you will have made Christmas Candy … [Read more...] about Homemade! Last Minute Christmas Gifts & Stocking Stuffers
I made this Christmas tree ornament years ago! I do mean years ago as in decades ago as a Brownie ... I still recall my Brownie Troop making this Clown Ice Cream Cone ornament as a group activity. I definitely recalled the fun we had on the Brownie leaders driveway spray painting and let the glitter roll! I somehow doubt my troop leaders thought this homemade ornament would have such a shelf life. I thought it would be fun to see if I could replicate the ornament and pass on the … [Read more...] about Smile! DIY Clown Ice Cream Cone Ornament
How easy and cute is this idea! Perfect compliment for your favorite dip with a few sparks of personality added by making themed Christmas tortilla chips for the holiday season. These homemade tortilla chips are very flexible and can be made plain, with or without salt and with or without herbs of your choice if desired. Flour or corn tortillas can be used depending upon your preference. INGREDIENTS Homemade Tortilla Chips Flour or corn tortillas Cooking Spray Salt Herbs … [Read more...] about Chips Away! Homemade Christmas Tortilla Chips
I've traveled through many a Reindeer Christmas Craft and as a dog lover I just found this Reindeer Ornament way way too cute to pass up! A few materials and a little glue and you are on your way! I would forewarn if you are a dog lover with one or a few furballs at home this is a craft better completed without the presence of your furry loved ones. My dog eyeballed the box of dog bones the moment I entered the house and has been circling the 'area' of the box ever since... just wondering... … [Read more...] about Woof! DIY Reindeer Ornament From Dog Bones!