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Thursday, March 5, 2015
How might already be in March? Time Where is this going? For St. Patrick’s Day is a fun holiday, I created a free printable for our readers and fans. You can even use for rainbow themed parties or just to brighten someone’s day printable favor. We want to see pictures of you to share! To tag a photo using the hashtag to make #annaandblu
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
This past weekend, our girls have long celebrated expected Skating birthday party. Decor their friends when they arrived they witnessed skating rink glow stick necklaces their invitation included a lot of bright neon colors. I kind of cake they want, when both rainbow cupcakes asked the girls what I want to be yelled at. My first thought was to make cupcakes and frosting decorated each in a different color to match the color of the party. But, I decided to go a step further. I thought to myself how it would be fun to do some real cakes in different colors. What it ended up doing was so incredibly easy and did not take much more time to create regular cupcakes. I say cupcakes made using store-bought cake batter Did you believe me? Everyone thought I was professionally made at the party. Scroll down to see if I watch the colorful cupcakes.
I went ahead and store bought two boxes of cake mix mixed so we were expecting about 35 kiddos in the party. Betty Crocker Cake Mix supermoist chose White. Four bowl of cake batter was divided into four equal parts. To color the dough, mixed Neon McCormicks used! Purple, green, pink and blue food colors came. The desired color tone was created so we then added a few drops of food color to each bowl. Then the cake batter in the baking pan liners added. We added a little green pulp was then watch a little bit of pink, purple and blue, he settled in a little dough summit. Then they are ready to cook.
icing, I chose to make a simple white colored sprinkles on top. because it was simply delicious and always to facilitate Glorious Treats you can use American Buttercream Frosting recipe. Using white icing and sprinkles cake pop colors permitted. How was AMAZING cupcakes?
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
This week, our home, our shoe boxes both Valentine’s decorations on the parties to engage school friends getting ready for our Valentines. My kiddos wanted something that was gender-neutral, they can give to their friends. I put together this sweet and colorful Valentine is easy to put together. Simply print, use cut and fit lollipops for Valentine colorful washi tape a piece.
Friday, January 30, 2015
A evitar to share some delicious game day recipes and Coca-Cola is excited to be partnering with our friends. You can put together this seamlessly snacks also make sure that your guests love. Take a look at all the great ideas below.
Hot Chocolate Coca-Cola Mocktail
Coca-Cola® Mocktail, the thirst guests and congratulated them with a fun drink with a kick.
8fluid ounces of Coca-Cola®
1fluid ounce Mon Spicy
2tablespoons chocolate syrup
1fluid ounces of milk
1 lime wedge
1 mint branch
Fill a 16-oz glass half filled with ice. Combine all ingredients and excitement. Garnish with a lime and mint leaves.
Makes 1 serving.
Coca-Cola BBQ Wings
BBQ Wings always happy crowd. Coca-Cola® recipe by adding wings to kick up. Sounds DELISH right?
8 chicken wings
2tablespoons salt
2tablespoons pepper
Canola oil
2tablespoons canola oil
3tablespoons chopped jalapeno
2tablespoons chopped garlic
3cups ketchup
1/4 cups chicken broth
1cup orange juice
1/2 cup molasses
1/4 cup of Coca-Cola®
1/2 cup brown sugar
Liquid smoke 1tablespoo
1teaspoons garlic salt
1teaspoo red pepper
Chicken wings
Rinse chicken and two parts seam to divide each wing, and then he cut tips. salt and pepper on each side. frying
chicken in canola oil until golden brown. Remove from pan and place
on paper towel to absorb excess oil. hosts, services to remove wing
place the mixture on a plate.
Finally, do not forget about dessert. WOW sure your guests a cool Coca-Cola® Cake Check out this recipe for Football!
Prep Time: 30 minutes Cooking Time: 45 minutes Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
2cups sugar
2 cups all-purpose flour
1cup Coca-Cola® (pastry)
1 1/2 cups small candies
1/2 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup vegetable oil
3tablespoons cocoa
1teaspoo baking powder
1/2 cup buttermilk
2 eggs
1teaspoo vanilla
1/2 cup butter
3tablespoons cocoa
6tablespoons Coca-Cola® (for freezing)
1 can (16 ounces) of castor sugar
1teaspoo vanilla
chopped pecans 1cup
Oven to 350 degrees. the oven for a bowl, sift the flour and sugar. Add marshmallows. In a saucepan, butter, oil, cocoa mix and Coca-Cola®. Boiling pour over dry ingredients; mix well. Only good mix, eggs and buttermilk batter before adding Dissolve baking soda with vanilla extract. Pour into a 9-by-13-inch pan and bake well oiled, 35 to 45 minutes. oven and do not remove it immediately.
make the icing, 1/2 cup butter, 3 tablespoons cocoa and 6 to combine
Coca-Cola® a pot spoon. Bring to a boil and pour over
powdered sugar, mixing well. Add the vanilla extract and pecans.
Hot spread on the cake. When cool, cut square and serves as service.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
It is never too late to get right to organize? If you’re like me, is dominated by some of the holiday decorations are packed away lingering around the house waiting again for next year. As of this morning, we were still up a Christmas tree. The next step is to start organizing for a new calendar for the year 2015 and comes with it. using a monochromatic color scheme this year, adding fresh color pops tiny wanted to keep the color palette simple. including a lot of fun pattern for the appearance of this year. And it is offered as FREE PRINTABLE exciting news for our readers in the calendar. Hooray! If #annaandblu sharing a picture of the new calendar, I’d love to label us
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Today Evita Collection is brought forward, I share my new post. Layered desserts and can hold a DIY holiday decor this is not only stand, but also can be messy office desk or craft room has created all the little things can act as an organization station. Only a few inexpensive materials with no will never stand in the quality tier designers.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Who has already decorated their Christmas tree? I have decorated our house the next day or two ceiling and pulled out every last hope of our holiday decorations. For some reason, it takes me longer and longer to do it, it looks like it does every year. With accumulated more items during the year I wonder that because of the wind. This is your perspective a little different, new and creative ways to decorate your home so that every year is always fun to look. I
so we found some amazing Christmas tree decorating ideas
Creative and unique tree decorations, they are sure to inspire you. Do you have a favorite color palette for decorating theme for your tree or holiday? We want to know. Please share in the comments below.
Monday, November 24, 2014
I love glitter. Who does not, right? However, I do not like the chaos comes with working with luster. without the clutter found a fun way to wrap gifts using some sparkle. You can download HERE born as recently created a free printable gift tags. I wanted to add a little creative touch to the gift package by adding a hint of glitter. To create this view super simple and easily replaceable punches up using different colors and different shaped holes. Imagine all the fun you could wrap holiday gifts.
Step one:
If you wrap the gift box then cut a piece about 8-10 inches in length sparkle take on a roll. All chose to remove staples before using the glow coil support. Removing the support of tiny way can be time consuming.
Friday, November 7, 2014
I had an amazing birthday and I feel blessed with all the birthday wishes that takes so. My husband and pretty girls certainly made me feel incredibly spoiled and loved. Today, I share love with the new free printable. I created a simple Birthday gift tags in five different colors to touch the floor for a perfect birthday gift. I hope you like them.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Did carved pumpkins yet? We are waiting to get four carved and decorated pumpkins and Halloween are here passing the time until they arrive. I have found a very creative and unique with some amazing DIY Pumpkin decorating ideas. You’ll find ideas for decorating your pumpkin from pumpkin painting to add embellishments will surprise anyone who sees them. Take a look and let me know which one you like the most.
10 Weird Intensive Gardening Methods That Really Work

There are such a large number of various approaches to plant that it is difficult to try and show them all.

We set up together this gathering of ten diverse concentrated cultivating techniques that make the most out of your planting space, so you can become the most nourishment conceivable with minimal measure of issue.

Have you attempted any of these techniques? Assuming this is the case, leave a remark at the base and enlighten us concerning your outcomes!

Tire planting

Do you value the tough intrigue of reused tires in your nursery? Or on the other hand, do you need a shabby (read: free), shapeable holder garden? The means are basic: deliberately removed the external edge of a tire utilizing an utility blade. When you’ve shaped that adaptable “O,” you can move the tire track back to front in the event that you like to have the smooth, smooth innards noticeable.

By stacking tracks over each other, the tires become fantastic holders for developing potatoes and other established plants since the structure gives genuinely necessary development room. The dark surface is perfect for plants that need warm developing conditions.

Utilized tires are anything but difficult to stopped by and can be formed into non-roundabout shapes. Essentially stop some wooden logs in the tire to make the ideal shape. Look at these well ordered guidelines with photographs:

Mittlieder strategy
The Mittlieder strategy imaginatively and reasonably consolidates soil-based planting with hydroponic cultivating. This technique exploits space, time, and assets and works with both soil beds and raised beds. Condo occupants can appreciate this strategy as much as business ranchers.

So how does this strategy contrast from other cultivating methods? Plants must be sustained 16 basic supplements, as dictated by Dr. Mittlieder himself. Moreover, while the dirt kind is certifiably not a main consideration in planting, soil dispersion is fundamental for legitimate water system, which he accepts to be incorporated watering, instead of dribble water system. Plant dividing is likewise progressively liberal in the Mittlieder strategy. At last, pruning vegetable plants is fundamental, yet frequently overlooked in other cultivating systems.

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Square foot planting

The Square Foot Gardening technique can be begun utilizing just an edge and a few dividers. Picture a case isolated into littler squares, each estimating 1-foot by 1-foot. The square foot cultivating strategy centers around the quantity of seeds that can be planted inside each square box dependent on the size of the plant. For instance, one tomato plant may involve its very own square while oregano can be planted multiple times inside a square. Carrot seeds, then again, can be planted 16 to a square. Not certain how enormous your plant will be? Check the back of your seed bundle for dividing data.

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Keyhole planting

Keyhole greenhouses give sufficient developing conditions in under satisfactory situations. Keyhole nurseries are named after their shape: they are normally round beds with a pie-cut formed walkway for simple access, all worked around a roundabout focus fertilizer. These kinds of nursery beds give the best of a few universes: raised beds take into account controlled soil conditions, the manure focus licenses rich supplements to return the dirt through reusing, and soil remains fed by means of water filled the fertilizer heap, basically dry season sealing your yields.

Find out MORE: 7 Top Gardening Tips for a Successful Garden this Season

Keyhole plant enclosures are anything but difficult to manufacture and can be redone exactly as you would prefer. Utilize improving block, old wood scraps, cinderblocks, netting, tree logs, or even thick plastic. The encircling potential outcomes are perpetual and a touch of treating the soil information is required. See our very own progressively definite portrayal of how to make and keep up a keyhole garden.


Who says soil is vital for cultivating? Aquaponics is one of two soil-less cultivating techniques we feature. This is a natural cultivating framework that utilizations fish waste to sustain plants. This doesn’t mean your plants are submerged, in any case. An assortment of frameworks exist, incorporating basic plate in which plants sit: their bottoms are hydrated and treated by the oceanic environment. Packs are accessible for buy and in light of the fact that you get the chance to pick the kind of fish included, youngsters are interested about aquaponic planting.

Much the same as a typical fish tank, your aquaponics framework will need observing and periodic testing, so remember to incorporate your plant specialist tot in these obligations. For an outline of aquaponics and more prominent starter tips, head to

Window Farms

Maybe you’ve seen one out of a window as of now: a vertical course of hanging vessels–ordinarily split soft drink/water bottles–home to soil-less verdant green plants and herbs. The strategy is straightforward enough. Plants develop out of the jug while a vacuum apparatus, (for example, those utilized in fish tanks) circle fluid supplements that delicately stream down the structure. Daylight is essential, however for windows that don’t get enough light, hanging LED lights will work.

It’s a given that this technique for planting is perfect for occupants with no fix of grass to guarantee as their own; the strategy is likewise dirtless. Be that as it may, first-floor occupants be careful: you are certain to get inquisitive by-passers peering into your own space, so consider a protection drapery. Find out around one lady’s window ranch activities here.

Straw Bale Gardening

You don’t have to live on sections of land of land to use a straw parcel garden. Indeed, even a little bunch (discretely put, in the event that you like) will give exceptional returns and require little support. Bunches are incredible raised beds: straw gathers/dispenses dampness and is compostable, which means after some time your plants will pick up supplements as the straw deteriorates. Additionally, the bunches hold warmth to expand your planting season considerably further.

Here’s the manner by which it’s finished. Before putting your bunches, lay some texture to restrain weeds from growing up through your bundle. Lay bundles next to each other in the event that you have mutiple, ensuring the strings extend over the sides, not the top. For about fourteen days, splash and treat the bundles so they are prepared for yields. At long last, plant your seedlings.

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Straight-from-the-dirt sack cultivating

This strategy ought to in no way, shape or form be viewed as the sluggish way. It’s the sharp way! Soil sack planting can be tweaked to the measure of room you have accessible. You can even begin a dirt sack greenhouse close to a window that gets full sun. In case you’re an amateur and simply need to test your green thumb, go out and get one 40-pound sack of top soil.

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Rather than spreading that dirt in a raised bed or compartment, essentially lay it level. You’ll remove the whole top of the bundling, uncovering a window of pre-prepared soil for your plants. You may think the subsequent stage is excessively simple: plant seedlings at the fitting time (found on the back of the seed parcels).

This strategy is something other than helpful. You’ll have basically no weeds and, in the event that you proceed with your cultivating undertakings, after some time the pack will scratch a programmed bed layout in your grass.

For more data, Mother Earth News has a nitty gritty article.

Lasagna cultivating

It’s as delectable as it sounds: a strategy for layered vegetable cultivating that decreases your remaining task at hand. Lasagna cultivating really offers a relief from blundered planting. This technique is perfect in the event that you have released your greenhouses wild or have quite recently acquired an unkempt yard.

The lasagna planting strategy really supports disregard… kind of. Rather than setting aside the effort to get out unharvested crops, flexible weeds, or dead plants, just smaller them and spot a compostable cushion on top: cardboard boxes, papers, straw, excrement, leaves, or grass will do. Not exclusively will this wipe out unattractive territory, however you’ll see that plants you smooshed to bits will really continue on after some time. Top off your layered nursery with extra seedlings to get an amalgamation of yields: no burrowing, working, or weeding required.

Adapt more with these articles over at Mother Earth News and Organic Gardening Magazine.

Ruth Stout no-work garden

The second abnormal planting technique in our rundown to be named after an individual: the Ruth Stout no-work garden. This strategy pursues a similar premise of the last two techniques: less burrowing, soil readiness, weeding, and working. Ruth herself utilized only one manure (cottonseed or soybean supper) and didn’t try keeping up a fertilizer heap.

Her trap? She kept a thick layer of vegetable mulch on her vegetable and bloom gardens. Potential issue incorporates feed, straw, leaves, pine needles, weeds, trash and even sawdust. As the mulch spoils, soil is advanced and more mulch is included. Her one proviso is to begin with a territory that has at any rate a 8″- thick layer of mulch so as to anticipate weeds.