thecakebar:

Crown Jewel Cake with Jaconde Sponge! (Broken Glass Cake)

A cake surrounded by sponge cake with an inside made of a delicious colorful gelatin mix!? Wut?! This goes in here  ——->   :O

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Recipe:

Gelatin cubes: 
Prepare 3 oz. flavored gelatin packages (I used 3 different colors/flavors of Jello brand) as directed on the box.  When set, cut into cubes and store in refrigerator for later use. 

Jaconde cake: 

  • 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar for sprinkling tea towel
  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 1/3 cup all purpose flour
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 3 egg whites
  • 1/4 cup extra fine granulated sugar
  • 2 tbsp butter, melted
  • 1/2 tbsp Wilton pink/rose gel food coloring -or- Americolor deep pink gel food coloring (do not use liquid food coloring)

Recipe continues here!

Need more help? contact me @thecakebar I love to help!

thecakebar:

Blow Pop Martini’s! 
 ingredients:
2/3 cup frozen lemonade, thawed
1 1/2 cup bubble gum flavored vodka
1 1/3 cup water
4 tbsp sour watermelon, sour apple, or berry blue sour liquer
12 lollipops to decorate the drink
Pop Rocks for the rim
Directions:
Combine liquid ingredients and shake.  
Cover martini glass rim with Pop Rocks.  
Pour liquids into glass.
Put a lollipop in each glass.
Serve immediately 
Recipe and Picture Credit
Need help? contact me @thecakebar I love to help!

thecakebar:

Blow Pop Martini’s! 

 ingredients:

  • 2/3 cup frozen lemonade, thawed
  • 1 1/2 cup bubble gum flavored vodka
  • 1 1/3 cup water
  • 4 tbsp sour watermelon, sour apple, or berry blue sour liquer
  • 12 lollipops to decorate the drink
  • Pop Rocks for the rim

Directions:

  • Combine liquid ingredients and shake.  
  • Cover martini glass rim with Pop Rocks.  
  • Pour liquids into glass.
  • Put a lollipop in each glass.
  • Serve immediately 

Recipe and Picture Credit

Need help? contact me @thecakebar I love to help!

thecakebar:

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Pie!

Let’s have an early Thanksgiving shall we?! :D This is what you do in some modern chic household for thanksgiving. You come out with a a cooler version of a traditional apple pie! Even though we love our grandmother’s apple pie, there is just something about just saying the words caramel apple cheesecake pie that just makes me scream out… AWESOME!

Ingredients:

For the crust:
1½ cups graham cracker crumbs
3 tbsp. sugar
½ tsp. cinnamon
5 1/3 tbsp. unsalted butter, melted
½-¾ cup caramel
1 cup chopped pecans

For the apple filling:
5 tbsp. unsalted butter
½ cup light brown sugar, tightly packed
¼ tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
5-6 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced

Recipe Cont:

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Credits:

Apples

Graham Cookie Crust

truebluemeandyou:

DIY Paper Bead Jewelry. From Better Homes and Gardens here. Best, simplest tutorial I’ve seen yet. It may even inspire me to get off photoshop and do it.

truebluemeandyou:

DIY Paper Bead Jewelry. From Better Homes and Gardens here. Best, simplest tutorial I’ve seen yet. It may even inspire me to get off photoshop and do it.

scissorsandthread:

Tablecloth Ball | A Girl & A Glue Gun
This is called a tablecloth ball… because it’s a ball made from a tablecloth. Crazy right?! Haha! No matter what you call it, it’s a really pretty and super easy decoration to make. All you need is a ton of glue sticks, a cheapo plastic table cloth and a styrofoam ball. And some patience. But it’s worth it! Plus A Girl & A Glue Gun has other pendant ball DIYs, so go through and make a bevvy of them!

scissorsandthread:

Tablecloth Ball | A Girl & A Glue Gun

This is called a tablecloth ball… because it’s a ball made from a tablecloth. Crazy right?! Haha! No matter what you call it, it’s a really pretty and super easy decoration to make. All you need is a ton of glue sticks, a cheapo plastic table cloth and a styrofoam ball. And some patience. But it’s worth it! Plus A Girl & A Glue Gun has other pendant ball DIYs, so go through and make a bevvy of them!

thecakebar:

DIY Coconut Tea Holder!
Tea party! (no not that tea party, a real TEA party!)
Need a new chic way of serving up some tea for friends and family? Well look no further than your local supermarket! There, you’ll find real coconuts and you can make your own coconut tea pot holder!
Here is a tutorial on how to split a coconut in half without cracking it and how to peel off the inside! Enjoy ur tea!
Alice would be proud! (Alice in Wonderland… duh!)
*My tip: The thicker the coconut the better, but you can do this with any type of coconut that is sold in your area. Also, make sure ur tea kettle is semi small or your coconut is big enough for ur kettle :D

thecakebar:

DIY Coconut Tea Holder!

Tea party! (no not that tea party, a real TEA party!)

Need a new chic way of serving up some tea for friends and family? Well look no further than your local supermarket! There, you’ll find real coconuts and you can make your own coconut tea pot holder!

Here is a tutorial on how to split a coconut in half without cracking it and how to peel off the inside! Enjoy ur tea!

Alice would be proud! (Alice in Wonderland… duh!)

*My tip: The thicker the coconut the better, but you can do this with any type of coconut that is sold in your area. Also, make sure ur tea kettle is semi small or your coconut is big enough for ur kettle :D

daughertyclaire:

I love Braids, but sometimes I cant figure out how to do them. This is a brief and simple diagram that should help. 

daughertyclaire:

I love Braids, but sometimes I cant figure out how to do them. This is a brief and simple diagram that should help. 

holly-go-brightly:

Recycled T-shirt infinity scarf DIY:
http://pm-betweenthelines.blogspot.com/2011/09/diy-infinity-scarf-tutorial.html
bowesandties:

still blows my mind

bowesandties:

still blows my mind

court-lean-in:

possibly the coolest chair ever

court-lean-in:

possibly the coolest chair ever

(Source: aworldnotourown)