Instructables: exploring - food - candy - candy - featured Wed, 1 Apr 2015 04:05:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Maple Syrup Taffy - Sugar on Snow
Maple Syrup Taffy - Sugar on Snow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robb An incredible treat by many names with one ingredient. Maple syrup. Known as maple taffy, maple toffee, tire d'érable, or sugar on snow, it is delicious and easy no matter where in the maple-producing north american region you are!No snow? Tell me about it, I live in San Francisco. Our last snow was...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:22:55 PST
Candy Hearts (made with real heart)
Candy Hearts (made with real heart) - More DIY How To Projects]]> PenfoldPlant Cardiac confections for your carnivorous crush! Sweet steer heart for your dear sweetheart! Butchered bovine bonbons for your beloved! That's right: it's Valentine's Day candy made from an actual cow heart. This year, while every one else on the internet is wooing their loved ones with bacon chocola...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 20:08:43 PST
Starburst Candy Roses
Starburst Candy Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch These candy roses are incredibly simple, cheap and fun to make! Give away these one of a kind treats to your sweetheart this Valentine's Day. Ingredients The only ingredients you need to make these candy roses are:Starburst: 6-7 pieces for each roseGreen airhead candy (optional -if you choose to...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:01:59 PST
Delectable Superfruit Chocolate Bark
Delectable Superfruit Chocolate Bark - More DIY How To Projects]]> indeepknit This luscious chocolate bark is jammed full of antioxidant-packed superfruits and mineral-rich pepitas (pumpkin seed kernels). It's so stupidly easy to make, you'll be making a new batch every two hours or so as you and your friends polish off each previous batch, and you won't even mind. You'll try...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:04:47 PST
Chocolate Hard Candy
Chocolate Hard Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> aartcritique Hello, everyone! If you like chocolate and you like hard candies, then this candy is for you! This is actually a taffy experiment gone brittle (and tasty!). Every time I make taffy it either turns out too gooey or too hard or too sticky, but the temperature I use isn't varying much (that's what you ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 15:25:58 PST
Peppermint Bark
Peppermint Bark - More DIY How To Projects]]> cwebster9 What better way to get rid of all the left over candy canes from Christmas than to make peppermint bark? There is no better way! So here is my delicious recipe for candy cane peppermint bark. What You'll Need Ingredients:4-5 Candy Canes340g Milk Chocolate Chips227g White Chocolate Chips2-3 drops...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 17:47:21 PST
Peanut Butter Nougat
Peanut Butter Nougat - More DIY How To Projects]]> Snowball10 If you still need some more sweets for your Christmas table, this peanut butter nougat is a quick last minute addition. It comes together in five minutes and then takes care of itself while firming up in the fridge. It is rich and creamy, and melts on your tongue with an addictive chocolate vanilla ...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 23:46:14 PST
Easy English Toffee
Easy English Toffee - More DIY How To Projects]]> joecooning This recipe has been a family favorite for years. It's easy to make, and is a great gift for friends and neighbors during the Holidays. Ingredients 1 Cup butter1 1/3 Cup sugar1/4 Cup corn syrup1/4 Cup water1 tsp vanilla (optional)Toppings (optional)chocolatechopped nuts (typically almonds)You'll ...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:22:11 PST
Cherry Mash Candy
Cherry Mash Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> katvanlew I stumbled upon this recipe a few weeks ago and I'm so glad I did. This candy is so rich and delicious, if you take a batch to the office prepare to bring home an empty platter! The recipe I found called for cherry flavored frosting but I wanted to use real cherries. This candy is perfect to make fo...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:51:08 PST
Doctor Who Chocolate Candies
Doctor Who Chocolate Candies - More DIY How To Projects]]> AustinLLS I recently made over 100 of these for gifts using the Doctor Who Ice Cube Tray from ThinkGeek I made them with 8 different fillings from recipes I found online: Brazilian Coconut (Beijinho de Côco) Raspberry Chocolate Truffles Milk Chocolate (And Dark Chocolate - used same recipe) German Chris...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:11:42 PST
"Angel Farts" homemade Divinity Candy
"Angel Farts" homemade Divinity Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tye Rannosaurus Much like a true angel fart, these whipped up fluffy candies are sweet, rich, and lighter than air. With a hint of flavor and a soft, cloud like texture, these nougat treats will melt in your mouth and make the perfect heavenly addition to any holiday treat tray.So go ahead, gather your ingredients...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:09:38 PST
Plums in Chocolate
Plums in Chocolate - More DIY How To Projects]]> misko13 A plum in chocolate is a typical Polish delicacy. A toasted almond can be included in the center of the confection and crushed nuts can be used as a topping as well, but I wanted to make my own version of it using local ingredients because I don't live in Poland.I'd suggest you to make them in your ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 04:02:45 PST
Coconut Cherry Snowballs
Coconut Cherry Snowballs - More DIY How To Projects]]> ThisIsMyNameOK This is a very simple little confection that is perfect for the holidays. Whip some up to serve to those friends who just called to say they're coming over, or to take to that party you were just invited to, or any time you just don't have enough energy left to bake something. It makes a fun activit...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:31:46 PST
Thanksgiving Candy Turkey
Thanksgiving Candy Turkey - More DIY How To Projects]]> kburkett116 Making this candy turkey will give your Thanksgiving table a fun, festive pop of creativity! It is very simple to create and should only take about 3 minutes each! Making this candy turkey is so simple and fun involving the kids is recommended! What you will need: Double stuffed OreosMini peanut...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 19:11:23 PST
Brittle Bones
Brittle Bones - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hasantha2003 Hey Guys, Today I will show you how to make candy bones, for Halloween. Enjoy... Beating Preheat oven to 200F. Line cookie sheet with brown paper bag or parchment. In a medium sized bowl at high speed, beat egg whites, cream of tartar and salt till fluffy. Gradually beat in sugar. Add vanill...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 03:31:48 PST
DANCING SKELETON TREATS - More DIY How To Projects]]> mygibzone It seems that Halloween can really "suck the life right out of ya" especially when you have young children clinging to you for a little entertainment while you are rushing around like a mad man making costumes & treats for all the festivities. So when I make treats I usually try to "kill 2 vampires ...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 08:50:44 PST
Bones & Skulls Candies
Bones & Skulls Candies - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kozmicblues69 As I said on my other Halloween instructable, in my country we don't usually celebrate Halloween... but I do anyway! So a couple of years ago I made these candies. They're super easy to make. You certainly already have all the ingredients at home.INGREDIENTS:- Sugar- Water For every 25g of sugar...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 07:51:21 PDT
Make your own Candy Crush candy color bombs
Make your own Candy Crush candy color bombs - More DIY How To Projects]]> lanavonhaught Halloween is just around the corner. I have a lot of friends addicted to Candy Crush and thought I would show how to make your own! So here is your very own recipe and instructions on how to make Candy Crush candy color bombs. Gather your ingredients (size matters) This is a recipe for 2 “batches...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:36:07 PDT
Rock Candy - Regular And Large Crystals! (Sugar Crystals)
Rock Candy - Regular And Large Crystals! (Sugar Crystals) - More DIY How To Projects]]> victordoes In this tutorial both "regular" and large rock candy/crystals are covered! The difference in making is rather small. :) Watch this first This is a instruction video I made for this project. :) 1: Tools & Ingredients You'll need:White Sugar (3 Parts)Water (1 Part)Food Coloring"Something F...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 23:42:31 PDT
Candied ginger
Candied ginger - More DIY How To Projects]]> claudiaivonnefranco This instructable shows how to make candied ginger. Homemade candied ginger is more tasty and natural than the ginger candy you can buy at the store. We eat it when we are feeling sore throats and it helps to stave off illnesses, really!What you need.GingerSugarWaterHeavy bottom panMetal spoonPar...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:10:06 PDT
Homemade Butterfingers made with CANDY CORNS!
Homemade Butterfingers made with CANDY CORNS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodlecraft Homemade Butterfingers! Everyone loves a good copycat recipe!These are no exception! Not as crispy and crunchy as store bought butterfingers...but so yummy!And pretty inexpensive--only 3 ingredients!and one of them is...Candy corn!Perfect for this time of year because candy corn is super cheap and ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:12:48 PDT
Watermelon Chervil Candy
Watermelon Chervil Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> sabina delpinoh My mom just loves orange hard candy. I always used to wonder how it was made but never really worked towards it. But now that I am married and I live very far away from my mom, the thought of hard candy making kept coming to my mind and coincidentally my close friend told me to make watermelon candy...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:46:12 PDT
Chocolate Oatmeal Orange Bars
Chocolate Oatmeal Orange Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> pridhi31 Sweet. Crunchy. Chocolatey. Orangey.. All these things packed in one Chocolate Bar and that too easily made at home with very simple ingredients. Roasted Oatmeal gives it the required crunchiness in every bite combined with the slight sweetness of condensed milk. It is definitely an interesting p...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:48:59 PDT
LED Lights Gummy Candy. Edible + Glowing candy!
LED Lights Gummy Candy. Edible + Glowing candy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> SoHa SMART This is our Instructable on making techie Edible + Glowing LED Light Gummy Candy at SoHa SMART. We make this for people to nosh on before classes and Meetups. If you put them under a black light they glow! This is because of the ingredient Quinine which is the key ingredient found in the tonic wa...

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:37:50 PDT
Pure Honey Taffy
Pure Honey Taffy - More DIY How To Projects]]> wold630 My boys like honey on their honey so as soon as I mentioned pure honey taffy I was hounded everyday until I made it. I had no idea how simple and very fun taffy was to make. My oldest son would have spent all day pulling the taffy if I would have let him. It's relaxing to stretch it and see the new ...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 07:04:51 PDT
Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs
Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftknowitall For Easter you will find large Chocolate covered Marshmallow eggs available in your local Super Markets.  Sometimes there will be someone there, who will write a name on the egg for you, sometimes not.  Today I will show you how easy it is to create your own Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs.  I ...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:31:33 PDT
Maple Bacon Lollipops
Maple Bacon Lollipops - More DIY How To Projects]]> scooter76 Here is a very simple, cheap and easy way to make maple syrup and bacon lollipops. I have seen these before but most recently by yoyomax12  These will take less then 30 minutes and taste so so good. Enjoy What you will need There is not much to these recipe. You'll need the following: 1 1/...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 10:36:46 PDT
How To Make Fake, 100% Edible Glass From Sugar TrollFaceTheMan If you like this don't forget to vote for it please, and thank you!! In this video I am Going to show you how you can make your own Tasty, Cool and awesome sugar glass right at home. You'll need 3 cups sugar, 1/2 cup light corn syrup, 1 teaspoon Cream of Tartar (Or other food grade acid), A candy ...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:08:34 PDT
Edible White Chocolate-Coconut Polar Bear on Sugar Cube Igloo Sculpture
Edible White Chocolate-Coconut Polar Bear on Sugar Cube Igloo Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> tofu911 Winter is always fun with snowy days. When I was little I used to think that sugar cubes would be cool to make an igloo but never once made it. Now that I'm all grown up (still a child at heart) I finally decided it was time to make it. This edible sculpture is a nice tribute to winter. If you mak...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:33:50 PST
Beer / fancy cocktail marshmallow
Beer / fancy cocktail marshmallow - More DIY How To Projects]]> monkeywidget While there are several very nice Instructables about making fancy marshmallows, there aren't any real solid ones about making "adult" marshmallows. So here we are! We'll be making marshmallows flavored like a popular drink in the US (it has a name offensive to readers in the UK so I've removed it)...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 13:05:03 PST
Haribo Style Gummy Heart Sweets ! (In Around 20 Minutes)
Haribo Style Gummy Heart Sweets ! (In Around 20 Minutes) - More DIY How To Projects]]> glowe997 Just follow these easy steps to make and enjoy these delicious sweets just as i did ! The sweets take just under 20 minutes and you dont need any high tech equiptment to make them also they are very in-expensive. So what are you waiting for? Ingredients & Utensils. To make these delicious sweets ...
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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 03:47:48 PST
Coconut Curry Candy
Coconut Curry Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justin Tyler Tate I don't know if a lot of people are getting the flu right now or it's just a lot of people around me but I decided to be proactive about it and make this candy.  I developed the recipe from a variety of sources: - It's loosely based on an instructable I made about a year ago - Also it is because of...
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 22:24:46 PST
How to make Canadian Fire!
How to make Canadian Fire! - More DIY How To Projects]]> TinkeringProductions So you want to make Canadian Fire? Well come along with me and I will show you how to satisfy your sweet tooth while keeping warm on those cold winter nights but first some history. Canadian Fire is one part a culinary mash up and one part why the heck not. So sit right back and I will tell you brie...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 10:50:02 PST
Chocolate Peppermint Bark
Chocolate Peppermint Bark - More DIY How To Projects]]> canida Peppermint bark makes a great holiday recipe. Dark or semi-sweet chocolate, white chocolate, and crushed peppermint candies. What could be easier, or tastier?It's also a perfect homemade holiday gift, and much cheaper when you make it yourself. Gather tools and ingredients You'll need:peppermint...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2007 20:54:04 PST
Homemade Candy scoochmaroo "Homemade Candy" is a collection of irresistible candy recipes you can make yourself!  From chewy caramels to crunchy toffees and sweet marshmallows and hard candies, you can learn how to make candy in your own home.  And if you like these recipes, check out our other ebooks including "Copycat Candy...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 16:30:12 PDT
Ice-Cream & Crumble Caramel Apple
Ice-Cream & Crumble Caramel Apple - More DIY How To Projects]]> h0n3y5un5h1n3 Got a glut of apples left from the fall and want a fancy way to serve them up? This, to me, is the essence of fall in one singular snack: apples, caramel, oatmeal, spices--plus, it comes on a stick. A STICK! The height of gastronomic technology. It all went downhill after that, IMO. It's not too cha...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 18:14:25 PST
Homemade Candy Corn
Homemade Candy Corn - More DIY How To Projects]]> liquid_fire243 This candy corn turns out so soft and delicious, and the best part - it can be made into any colors and shapes that you want!  1 1/4 cups powdered sugar  6 1/2 teaspoons nonfat dry milk  1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 cup granulated sugar  1/3 cup light corn syrup  2 1/2 tablespoons water 2 tables...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 01:54:19 PDT
Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy Corn Crispy Bars savynaturalista Chocolate Peanut butter Candy Corn Crispy Bars Recipe Crispy Layer 2 cups rice crisped cereal ¼ cup water ¼ cup sugar 3 tbsp. light corn syrup 3 tbsp.  melted butter (I used unsalted) Candy Corn Peanut butter Layer 1 cup creamy peanut butter 1 ¾ cup candy corn 4 tbsp. butter (I used salted...
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 08:11:17 PDT
Halloween Crack Recipe savynaturalista Halloween Crack Recipe: 1 sleeve of saltines (depending on baking sheet you may need more) 1 cup unsalted butter 1 cup dark brown sugar 1-2 cups candy corn 3/4-1 cup peanut butter candies Recipe Directions: Preheat oven t...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 09:15:07 PDT
Nutella Candy: Ferrero Rocher
Nutella Candy: Ferrero Rocher - More DIY How To Projects]]> scoochmaroo Make your own Ferrero Rocher candy with only four ingredients!  If you've never experienced the chocolate hazelnut blss that is Ferrero Rocher, then you don't know what you've been missing.  Fortunately, this homemade version is every bit as good (I even think better), than the store bought kind.  A...
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Sun, 19 May 2013 17:55:36 PDT
Homemade Lemon Drops
Homemade Lemon Drops - More DIY How To Projects]]> wold630 I couldn't stop smiling after I made these! In fact, I am smiling right now while I am eating one! It took me right back to my childhood. My dad always had a bag of lemon drops in his car and I loved going on random and pointless car rides just so I could savor the tart and sour little drops of sun...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:11:28 PDT
Chocolate Caramellows Penolopy Bulnick These tasty treats are sugar mixed with sugar wrapped around more sugar.  It's wonderful! I have never made candy.  Don't know how to use and don't have a candy thermometer, but I do love to mix sugary things with other sugary things :)  The first name for these was Chocolate Marshmallow Fondant Co...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:15:46 PDT
Figs and berries candy rolls and strings
Figs and berries candy rolls and strings - More DIY How To Projects]]> babybayrs I was motivated by Instructables's the Contest Purple for giving bonus points for those who incorporate figs into their project. I immediately checked out what is the fuzz about figs. Sweet, rich in phyto-nutrients, anti-oxidants and vitamins, I'm in! I tried making a few things with figs and decide...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 12:11:17 PDT
Sesame candy rolls and strings
Sesame candy rolls and strings - More DIY How To Projects]]> babybayrs This candy didn't come from nomal me as I don't have a sweet tooth. It was created by motivation to win the Italian Food Contest and love for using sesame seeds in food like the Italian sesame cookies during Christmas time. The result is pleasantly surprising. It may have turned me into a candy eat...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 01:04:03 PDT
Mission Fig & Chocolate Bonbons
Mission Fig & Chocolate Bonbons - More DIY How To Projects]]> Queencityculinary My Fig & Chocolate Bonbon showcases a technique for using a cake ball mixture as candy fillings. This is something I first tried last Valentines Day with great results. The recipe here is using some pre-made and ready to make ingredients to help make it simple for anyone to duplicate. Feel free to u...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 20:15:44 PDT
Caramel Filled Chocolates
Caramel Filled Chocolates - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kathryn.H This is an easy Instructable that will show you how to make delicious homemade caramel filled chocolates.  What you will need: A double broiler setup, I am using a medium sized pot with water in the bottom and a glass bowl on top Spoon Silicon ice cube trays, you could use plain squares but its muc...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 15:49:35 PDT
Go Nuts for Almond Roca
Go Nuts for Almond Roca - More DIY How To Projects]]> krissisj If just the sight of that renowned pink container with gold foil-wrapped candies causes your mind to wander and you begin to salivate at the thought of the butter, chocolate and nut confection we all know as Almond Roca, then read on to find my DIY no-fail method! This is not just a standard toffee...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 21:16:00 PDT
How To Make Easy Fruit Candy Decorations
How To Make Easy Fruit Candy Decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> Are you as excited as I am about all the Spring and Summer sweets on the horizon? As the strawberry plants in my garden come to life, I can't help but start to ponder what fruity treats will appear on my favorite blogs and Pinterest in the coming months. Having edible decorations ready at my finger...

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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 15:40:09 PDT
Homemade Coconut Oil Chocolates ~ Sugar-free and low carb! bajablue These yummy chocolate nibs are a healthier alternative to traditional chocolate. They completely satisfy your chocolate cravings without sending your blood sugar through the roof, making them the perfect snack for low carb enthusiasts and people who have Diabetes or a gluten intolerance. I adapted ...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 09:22:16 PDT
Taste Changing Candy
Taste Changing Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> BrittLiv In this instructable I am going to show you, how to make candy, that will change your sensation of taste. This candy will start tasting sour at first and then gets a more sweet and cherry like flavour. The interesting part about it is, that your senses are tricked into believing, that the candy chan...
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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 15:01:38 PDT