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December 18, 2014
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Now that the Holiday season is in full swing, everyone is indulging in their favorite holiday treats! One of my personal favorites is peppermint bark. Who knew that this classic treat is so easy to make right in your own home! I make this every year to give to friends and family and it is […]
December 10, 2014
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Whether you’re hosting a get-together this weekend or the yearly holiday party in a few weeks, this easy cocktail recipe will be a great addition to your menu! Ingredients: 4 cups apple cider 1 bottle chilled champagne OR sparkling wine 3 Apples, sliced Cinnamon Directions: In a small punch bowl, mix apple cider and sparkling wine/champagne. […]
November 18, 2014
Posted in: DC DIY Holidays MD VA
Thanksgiving is next week and we’ve prepared a list of our top three DIY wreaths for the occasion! All of these are very simple to create; but will have your guests ready for the holiday before they even step foot in the door! The first wreath has a whimsical flair, perfect for a family with […]
October 27, 2014
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Halloween is right around the corner! Maybe you have a party to go to this weekend and you have not even thought about what kind of costume to wear. We have all been there. We are here to help with some easy, homemade costumes. You may already have everything you need in your closet! Static […]
October 20, 2014
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If you don’t feel like getting messy and carving a pumpkin, we have some creative inspiration just for you!  There are several other ways to create a fun pumpkin without breaking out the carving kit. Take a look at these decorative pumpkins and become inspired to create! These cute pumpkins are as simple as they […]
October 14, 2014
Posted in: DIY Holidays
If you are looking to add a little Halloween décor to the outside of your home, a wreath is a great way to decorate and can be used year after year. Supplies: Wreath Fake Leaves Plastic Spiders Spider Web Halloween Decorations Hot Glue Gun Directions: Step 1: Take you plain wreath and begin to lay […]
October 9, 2014
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Now that you have visited the Apple Orchards around the area, you probably have more apples than you know what to do with. Here’s an easy recipe that will help you use up some of your apples. Your house will end up smelling like cinnamon apples! Ingredients (Makes 12 Muffins): Topping: ¼ cup packed light […]
October 8, 2014
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If you haven’t gotten into the fall decorating spirit yet, it’s not too late! There are many simple ways to transform your porch or yard into a picturesque, seasonal landscape. Fall Flowers Purchasing mums, pumpkins and winter cabbage is a simple and inexpensive way to decorate for fall. Old apple baskets make a great mum […]
October 6, 2014
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I’m sure you’ve made caramel apples in the past by simply melting the pre-made caramel cubes from the candy section of the store, but believe it or not, making them from scratch is almost just as easy! I have found a fool-proof recipe for some delicious caramel apples… Ingredients: ½ cup butter, cubed 2 cups […]
September 30, 2014
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Are you looking for the perfect fall dessert to impress guests or wow your family? I found a tried and true Pinterest winner with Life, Love & Sugars amazing Caramel Apple Blondie Cheesecake recipe! I was asked to bring a dessert to a cook out at a friends house this past weekend. I wanted to make something to welcome […]