Category: DIY

Meals Made Easy With This Timesaver!

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With the new year brings new changes! One of my changes this year was to eat a little healthier with meal prep! I love the way GimmieDeliciousFood has laid out some easy to follow steps for you! Check out these simple ingredients below for a weeks worth of delicious meals!

Ingredients:
*Chicken
*Broccoli
*Tomatoes
*Purple Onions
*Zucchini

Click here for the complete list of ingredients and directions on how to make your meal prep meals quick and easy!

After Dinner Mints, Anyone?

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Here is a quick and easy way to freshen up your breath after dinner? I love this and it tastes pretty good too! Just follow the simple 2 ingredient recipe below!

Ingredients:
*Fresh cleaned mint leaves
*Dark chocolate
*Wax paper

Directions:
1. Take the cleaned mint leave and make sure they are dry.
2. Melt the dark chocolate
3. Dip each mint leave in the melted chocolate and set on wax paper.
4. Once hardened, pop one in your mouth and eat!

If you loved this easy recipe, then make sure you try out our others here! Let us know in the comments below what you thought about this one! Happy eating!

Vanilla Danish Butter Cookies Recipe!

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Vanilla Danish Butter Cookies Recipe!

Want to make some simple and delicious cookies at home this weekend? If so, you’ll have to check out this Vanilla Danish Butter Cookies Recipe! I recently made this yummy treat and my family enjoyed it immensely. In fact, my husband ate eight of them. To me, that’s the biggest compliment. Want to make these yummy cookies too? If so, you’ll need to pick up the following ingredients:

  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 vanilla bean seeds scraped
  • 1 egg large
  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour

For additional directions on making these cookies, be sure to visit the Jessica Gavin Webpage for more details. Let us know what you thought of this recipe in the comment section below.

Mint Lemonade Lip Scrub DIY!

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Mint Lemonade Lip Scrub DIY!

Have you been wanting to make a homemade lip scrub at home? I sure have! Plus, buying lip cremes can be pricey, especially if they are prescription. I am allergic to many of the chemicals in these cremes both prescription and over the counter. So, I tried this do it yourself project and it totally worked for me! If you’d like to make this lip scrub as well, be sure to have the following ingredients ready:

  • 6 Tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 4 Tablespoons almond oil
  • 8-10 drops lemon essential oil
  • 4-5 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 2 drops Vitamin E oil (optional)
  • 1 drop yellow food gel (optional)

Let us know what you thought of this Mint Lemonade Lip Scrub and how it worked! For additional directions on how to make this homemade remedy, visit the A Cultivated Nest Webpage!

Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipe!

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Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipe!

Winter is here, which means drinking lots of hot chocolate! My new favorite version of this winter drink is Frozen Hot Chocolate. I recently found a homemade recipe of this drink that I just had to share with our readers.  Plus, the frozen texture makes this drink so amazing! If you’d like to make this frozen hot chocolate drink as well, be sure to have the following ingredients ready at home:

  • 5 ounces dark chocolate, broken into pieces
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee granules
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 4 cups ice
  • Possible garnishes: whipped cream, chocolate sauce, hot fudge, shaved chocolate curls, chopped nuts, caramel sauce, sprinkles

For additional directions on making this recipe, be sure to visit the A Spicy Perspective Webpage for more details. Let us know your thoughts in the comments. We’d love to hear from you.