Make It: Colorful DIY Treat Stands!

created at: 09/12/2011

Ready to party?  Cool.  Ready to put some tasty treats out on display on a colorful and easy stand you made yourself??  Right on!  

Whether you’re celebrating birthdays, holidays, or life events, chances are there will be treats involved.  Now you can make your own custom stands (for cheap) from partially thrifted items!  AmberLee from Giver’s Log shares this simple tutorial for making your own colorful and quirky treat stands from thrifted candlesticks and melamine plates.   Continue Reading

Say “I Love You” with bleeding heart cupcakes.

Anatomical hearts are indeed the rage this V-Day, and nothing captures the sentimental irony better than these Bleeding Heart Cupcakes. Make a batch, and really share your heart, oozing and all, with loved ones.




20 glass marbles or small balls of tinfoil
1 recipe batter for white cupcakes
2 to 3 cups strawberry jelly or smooth strawberry jam
1 recipe vanilla butter cream frosting
Red and blue food coloring
Pastry bag and medium round tip (optional)


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