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Easter Crafts for Preschoolers: Easter Egg Slime

Easter Crafts for Preschoolers: Easter Egg Slime

Colorful Easter Egg slime is a great sensory craft for little fingers. Plus ten fun and easy Easter crafts for preschoolers.

Two Ingredient Homemade Silly Putty Recipe

Two Ingredient Homemade Silly Putty Recipe

This homemade silly putty recipe uses only two ingredients that you probably already have at home. The perfect craft for boys who don’t usually sit still.

How to Make Whiskey Ice Balls from Plastic Easter Eggs (Kitchen Hack)

How to Make Whiskey Ice Balls from Plastic Easter Eggs (Kitchen Hack)

Have you ever wondered how to make whiskey balls like the ones you get at a fancy bar? You could buy an ice ball maker for $10-20 (or a Macallan ice mold for freakin’ $960!!! You’d have to drink barrels of whiskey to justify that!), or you could […]

Candied Violet Garnish Tutorial

Candied Violet Garnish Tutorial

Have you ever tried candying violets? Candied or sugared violets are surprisingly easy, and last for several months after you make them. They’re one of my favorite ways to dress up simple desserts for spring. I also put them on cheese or fruit platters for […]

Daffodil Cake Pops Tutorial

Daffodil Cake Pops Tutorial

Spring has sprung, and I have a new variety of daffodil in my garden. You won’t find bulbs for these in any store, because they’re cake pops! I won’t claim cake pops are healthy, except that I like how they’re only two or three bites […]

Edible Gift: Homemade Seasoning Salts Recipe

Edible Gift: Homemade Seasoning Salts Recipe

  If you’re looking for one kitchen secret to get people begging for your most basic of recipes, it’s using seasoned salts. Anyone who’s ever watched a cooking competition show knows that salting your food is the number one rule in the kitchen. But grinding […]

Edible Gift: Apple Roasting Kit (Free PDF)

Edible Gift: Apple Roasting Kit (Free PDF)

I just love this edible gift. Have you ever roasted apples before? Did you even know you could? When you do, once it gets sizzling hot, the skin blisters, chars, and peels right off. Underneath is a delightfully steaming, soft, and tender apple. You can eat […]

Winner of 2011 Johnson Gingerbread Contest

Winner of 2011 Johnson Gingerbread Contest

The results are in, and Eric and I have held on to our title, but just barely! This is definitely the closest gingerbread contest yet. There was no telling who was going to win until the very end!