Sammie Scott

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Free Craftsy Class: Modern Buttercream

A few months ago, I made a batch of the most amazing, addictive Nutella Buttercream that you can imagine. Fortunately, you don’t need to imagine it …

7 Cool and Creamy Ice Cream Cakes and Pies

Here, seven fantastic recipes for ice cream cakes and pies that will rival even Fudgie the Whale.<p>You don’t have to go to Carvel for every ice cream …

bourbon slush punch

Nothing to see here, guys.<p>Really, you wouldn’t like this. Who’d want to drink a half-frozen blend of strong tea, lemonade, orange juice and bourbon …

Featured Collection: Dinner Parties

<i>Today: We're getting some ideas for summer entertaining, thanks to</i> <i>Dinner Parties by kimikoftokyo.</i><p>You've been making some beautiful collections, and we want to share them with the world! So twice a month, we'll pick a collection -- full of products, articles, and recipes -- that inspires us, and …

12 of the Most Brilliant Ice Cream Sundaes Ever

Here, a dozen incredible ideas for the best-ever ice cream sundaes.<p>Thanks to this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, you can have all the homemade …

Grilled Potatoes With Rosemary, Garlic and Coarse Sea Salt

Potatoes and rosemary -- a marriage made in food heaven, for sure! And although I love making the classic dish in the oven all year long, come summer I turn to the grill. One twist, though: here, the potatoes are marinated with the rosemary and garlic for 30 minutes before they're grilled. And once …

Recipes

6 One-Pot Comfort Food Recipes by David Tanis

One big pot for one big night. Bring all your friends together for a relaxed evening of refined comfort food, with recipes from celebrated chef and author David Tanis.

The Only Hot Fudge Recipe You'll Ever Need

If you ever thought that the best hot fudge you could get at home was the kind that squirts out of a bottle, we'd just like to say <i>welcome</i>. Welcome to the first day of your <i>real ice cream sundae life</i>. We have found a hot fudge recipe for you that's so simple, so good, so chocolatey, you will never …

14 Furniture Makeover Ideas for Upgrading Free Craigslist Finds

Ever get that rush from frugality, where you have to get something because it’s free? Perusing that little section on Craigslist seems silly, but you find great items — or at least items showing lots of potential, right? Seems that way, until you get home and realize that your home decor is not …

2 Cool Chicks Share Their Thrifting Tips

By Kara Nesvig,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1nmh2Fk<p>Thrifting is one of my favorite pastimes. I just moved into a new house and have been spending …

Perfect Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken Thighs

2 to 4 main-course<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Sophisticated enough for a Sunday supper yet quick enough for Wednesday's dinner, this master recipe is all in the technique. Cook the thighs skin side down in a cast-iron skillet to render out the fat and make the skin as crisp and, dare we say, delicious as …

Using Stencils on Glass

How To Project: Stenciling on a Glass Surface<p>Ever wonder how to get started on using <i>Cutting Edge Stencils</i> on your windows, mirrors, or any other <b>glass</b> …

Cleaning

No Bake But Loads of Taste: 7 Twists on the Classic Icebox Cake

Swap out the traditional chocolate wafers for chocolate chip cookies that you build into a tall confection with a mixture of mascarpone and cream. If you're feeling extra daring, add a tablespoon of whiskey to the cream mixture to put this cake over the top.

30 Cocktails Perfect For Warm Weather

The prettiest and most delicious cocktails to try this season. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com<p>Warm weather! IT'S FINALLY HERE ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! After you shove your puffy coats in suitcases and hide them away in a dark corner never to be seen until the cold returns, go sit …

The 144-Year-Old Blooms That Will Blow Your Mind

The canopy of dreamy blooms from this 144-year-old woody vine enthralls visitors at a Japanese flower park.<p><i>Demilked</i><p>The vine can be found at Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi, Japan, where visitors can walk below a canopy of blooms. Planning a trip? The best time to view the vine is from late April to …

The 10 Best Summer DIY Projects

Enjoying your summer? The warm weather and relaxing weekends make me want to get crafty. Kate here, and today I’m rounding up my 10 favorite <b>summer …

25 Epic Dessert Mashup Recipes to Satisfy ALL of Your Cravings

Picture this: You’re at a party where you’re sitting around relaxing, taking in the amazing decor and delicious food, and then the dessert table is revealed. Suddenly, all self control is thrown out the window and you’re piling cakes on pies on cookies, because they all look so good! Well, resist …

7 Books That Will Change The Way You See Everything

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1niqx8J<p>I’m not quite sure why this is, but lately a lot of people have been asking about what books …

15 Ramen Noodle Recipes to Replace Your Cup-a-Soup

Ramen is SHRN (So Hot Right Noodle, er, Now). You can’t be in a hip neighborhood without tripping over a line of cool kids waiting to get their slurp on in the trendiest way possible. But just like all food trends (taco waffles, cronuts, ice cream bread), you can mix up your own bowl of ramen …

Other Delights

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

World’s Best Dad Draws on Over 1,000 Sandwich Bags for Kids

Artist David LaFerriere's kids must be constantly thrilled to open up their lunch boxes. After making the kids' sandwiches, LaFerriere uses sharpie pens to draw a quick illustration on the outside of the plastic bag. He photographs his work, and the kids don't see the artwork until they sit down at …

25 Ways to Wear Your Favorite Cutoffs — and Never Get Bored

<i>Below is an excerpt from "25 Ways to Wear Your Favorite Cutoffs — and Never Get Bored</i>" <i>which originally appeared on POPSUGAR FASHION. Read the full</i> …

15 Fresh Updates on the Classic Straw Hat for Summer

Straw hats come in all forms: Carrie Bradshaw-esque cowboys, everyday panamas, and even a style complete with tiny fruit dangling from the brim. Here, 15 new styles that are made for vacationing.

Saturday Morning with Kids vs. Saturday Morning without Kids

"You hear laughter, which is almost more terrifying than crying." Yes. Or you hear nothing. You know that your kids are (probably) still in the …

BroBible - Products And Stories To Make Your Life More Chill

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Fox Tries to Eat Camera

(Video Link)<p>YouTube member TheOpenLens went to Round Island, Alaska to film local wildlife. He and his companions were taking pictures of sea lions …