Posts Tagged ‘chocolate’

Signs of Easter

Guess who’s hopping down the Bunny Trail this weekend… that’s right, it’s the Easter Bunny! Do you decorate for Easter? Here are some great crafted Easter treats and decorations to inspire you this week. quaggy gathered up small Easter decorations and made this festive wreath. Turquoise bunnies and glitter eggs? Yes, please! How could you not […]

Meatless Monday: Vegan Peanut Butter Fudge

December is party season. From office lunches to craft night gatherings; you want to make something that will wow your partygoers. Why not whip up a batch of Vegan Peanut Butter Fudge. Seriously, no one can say no to this treat. Craftster member Kala shares her quick and easy recipe for this delicious delight that […]

Tute Tuesday: Chocolate Cherry Mice

Oh no! Your kitchen is infested with mice! What are you going to do? Why nibble their noses, of course! These adorable and delectable Chocolate Cherry Mice from McJulio-O have been a long-time favorite of Craftster members. The mice are so easy to make. You don’t need to be a master chocolatier to create these […]

Tute Tuesday: No Fail Fudge

Get a jump start on your holiday baking with cmarion3’s recipe for No Fail Fudge. The very thought of making candy scares the pants off of some. Keep your pants on and make delicious treats with this easy to follow tutorial. There is no way you can screw it up! If you are feeling adventurous; […]

Meatless Monday: Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies

Whew! It is only Monday and I’m ready for the weekend. Mama needs a treat! Mistress Jennie is here to rescue me with her recipe for Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies. These little treats are packed full of flavor and will bring a smile to any face. She uses coconut milk not only for the brownies, […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Halloween Boo Bags

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make spooktacular Halloween boo bags! These snack bags are fun for school, parties and trick or treating.

Craft Challenge #103, Foodie Frenzy 2 Winner

This month’s Craft Challenge was Food Frenzy 2 Challenge! The challenge was all about whipping up a delicious dish using a favorite recipe. Each entry had to include progress shots and the recipe. The entry could be anything food related; a drink, a dessert, a main course. It was up to the participant. Our winning […]

@Home This Weekend: Chocolate Bowls. Mmmm.

This weekend, treat your valentine to scrumptious chocolate bowl, filled with beautiful ripe strawberries or other tasty goodies. Make yourself one (or more!) as well, following these easy directions provided by milkmaid01. Hey, it’s ok to have chocolate at every meal, right? Happy Valentine’s Day!

Handmade Gift Ideas: Holiday Treats! Caramels and “Christmas Crack”.

If you’re like me, today is about the time you just don’t want to go out and deal with the shopping crowds any more! Stay in and make these yummy treats for those remaining people on your list. First up is jennieingram‘s infamous “Christmas Crack”, a scrumptious salty chocolatey toffee concoction that is a favorite […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Vegan Peanut Butter Bars

Dread the idea of going back out into the holiday shopping melee? If you still need a gift, why not bake one! These easy vegan peanut butter bars are sure to please (and if you like, it’s easy to switch to dairy ingredients). You can see the full tutorial here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=386614.0 For more great gift […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: 8 Ways to Spend Less on Groceries, 4 Myths about Chocolate, and More

The Week in DIY: 8 Ways to Spend Less on Groceries, 4 Myths about Chocolate, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. 8 Ways You’re Spending WAY More Than You Think on Food Trim your grocery bill […]

Christmas Crack Recipe – Oldies but Goodies

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… What do you get from saltine crackers, butter, brown sugar, and chocolate chips? One of the best and easiest (not to mention affordable) desserts for the Holiday Season – Christmas Crack also know as Chocolate Toffee! Friend of Craftster jennieingram posted this wonderful Christmas Crack recipe in 2008, […]

Foodie Friday: Oatmeal Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

This dessert recipe by redflags will create nearly two dozen tasty peanut butter sandwiches to last you through the weekend (or maybe just the evening!). Redflags suggests piping them with Ghirardelli dark chocolate or any semi-sweet chocolate. They would also make a great addition to a bowl of homemade ice cream. Happy eatings! To see […]

Foodie Friday: Sweetheart Brownie Bites

Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or not, you can always celebrate a delicious (and adorable) chocolate treat! Banga teaches us how to whip up these colorful sweetheart brownie bites in about an hour. Her finished gift box looks just like something from my local bakery, too! 😀 To see this project on Craftster click here: […]

Tute Tuesday: Polymer Clay Cookie Hand Mirror

Do not mistake today for Foodie Friday. This tasty little hand mirror is made from polymer clay and it is definitely one for Tute Tuesday! teapotdnky teaches us a little bit about baking… polymer clay cookies, that is. Check out her photo tutorial with a nifty little tip about texturing clay to resemble cookie dough. […]