Archive | January 2012

Modern Decorating with Dots

Dot to dot, dimensional wall dots add a lot of dash to your decorating. So easy and just simply adorable!  Adds an attractive modern decor to your living area or perfect for bedrooms too!

Materials:

• 5 STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam: 1″ x 6″ discs
• 3 Scrapbook papers: 12″ x 12″
• 3 yards Ribbon, 1″ wide
• Sharp pencil
• Compass (optional)
• Thick, white craft glue
• Scissors
• Straight pins
• 5 Sawtooth picture hangers Continue reading

Polka Dot Modern Wall Art

The Polka Dot wall art is so simple to make and just so cute!!  I love modern decor and the dots, but of course you could use any pattern and color you prefer.  I think these are just simply adorable!  I may have to make a trip to the craft store soon.

Materials:

• 1 Sheet STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam: 1″ x 12″ x 36″
• 3 cloth napkins, 20″ x 20″
• Serrated knife and old candle; or, dental floss
• Thick, white craft glue
• Scissors
• Sharp pencil
• Ruler
• Straight pins
• 3 Sawtooth picture hangers Continue reading

10 Minute Pineapple Cake

This cake is so easy and quick to mix, it only takes 10 minutes to prepare.  Frost it with cream cheese frosting (recipe below), decorate with pineapple chunks if you choose, then enjoy this moist and delicious sweet treat!

Ingredients:

1 20 ounce can crushed pineapple with juice
2 cups white sugar
2 eggs
2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup chopped walnuts (optional) Continue reading

Spring 2012 Fashion

The Haute Couture came to a close in Paris on Thursday. These dresses are out-of-this-world inspirational symbols of intense creativity and extreme contemporary art, definitely not your everyday wear.

Donatella Versace exploded the show with beads, paillettes and tight dresses, while bringing to the catwalk another season of her successful sexy fashion. Above the knee gladiator heels, a bright yellow bodysuit, and a gold plated strapless bustier mini dress, Versace called them her “warrior women.” Continue reading

Grab and Go Breakfast Burritos

For a quick grab to go breakfast, make breakfast burritos ahead and freeze.  Then microwave, grab and go!

Ingredients for 12 burritos:

12 flour tortillas
6 eggs, scrambled
6 potatoes, diced and fried (or 1 can of diced potatoes)
Grated cheese of your choice
Cooked, diced bacon or sausage (optional)
Salsa (optional) Continue reading

Roman Style Grilled Ham and Cheese

A quick, inexpensive, simple and delicious lunch!

Ingredients for 2 sandwiches:

  • 4 slices bread
  • 2 slices of ham
  • 4 slices of Cheddar cheese
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 Tbs milk
  • Dijon mustard
  • Butter or Margarine Continue reading

Everybody Loves a Bargain!

At least I think they do!  I’m always looking for a bargain or a deal.  I found some I wanted to share with you today.

Happy Shopping!

.03ct Diamond Heart Pendant in Sterling Silver ONLY$19.99 (Retail $149.99)bargain, deal

If you are looking for a nice Valentine’s Day Gift that won’t break the bank, take a look at this Coupon Divas Exclusive offer from SuperJeweler!  You can snag a .03ct Diamond Heart Pendant in Sterling Silver for just $19.99 w/ FREE Shipping!  This pendant has a retail price of $149.99 – what an amazing offer! You need to enter coupon code: divas at checkout to get the discount price of $19.99.

This could be a very nice gift for your kids or a loved one.  Let them know you are thinking of them 🙂

Product: .03ct Diamond Heart Pendant

Coupon Code: divas Continue reading