OKIĆENI KEKSI

By | December 17th, 2015|Christmas, Cookies&Treats, Desserts, Food, Let's celebrate!|

Sastojci: Tijesto: 2 šalice brašna 220 g omekšalog maslaca ½ šalice šećera u prahu Vanilin aroma Glazura: ½ šalice šećera u prahu 1 žl mlijeka Nekoliko kapi jestive zelene boje Priprema: Omekšali maslac  tucite sa šećerom u prahu i vanilijom. Dodajte brašno i umijesite glatko tijesto. Formirajte ga u pravokutnik debljine 3 cm, omotajte [...]

BISCUITS WITH A CANDY HEART

By | December 16th, 2015|Christmas, Cookies&Treats, Desserts, Food, Let's celebrate!|

Ingredients: 120 g butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 pouch vanilla sugar 1 egg ¼ teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 1 tbsp mixed spices for honey cookies ½ teaspoon cinnamon 1 ¾ cup flour about 10 “505” hard candies For the glaze (optional): 1 egg white 1 cup icing sugar cinnamon Method: Beat [...]

CHRISTMAS COOKIE-CUTTERS

By | December 12th, 2015|Christmas, DIY, Home, Let's celebrate!|

Decorate your Christmas tree with these merry cutters. You can purchase them for a small amount of money, or use the old ones that have been taking up space in your drawers for far too long. What you need: metal cookie cutters colourful ribbons glue (I used Drvofix glue) decorative rope a brush scissors [...]

ADVENT CALENDAR MADE FROM TUBES

By | November 29th, 2015|Children, Christmas, DIY, Home, Let's celebrate!, Presents|

A calendar that will make it easier for your children to wait for Christmas - make it yourself by recycling. What you need: 24 toilet paper tubes (or 8 paper towel tubes, each cut into 3) wrapping paper 8 m decorative rope scotch tape 1 long branch (I used an old vine) numbered slips [...]

CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS

By | November 27th, 2015|Christmas, DIY, Home, Let's celebrate!, Presents|

Hanging over a fireplace, underneath a window, or on a rope by your Christmas tree, they decorate any home (while we wait for them to be filled). What you need: red and green felt ribbons white and red thread scissors beads, buttons, spangles… Print the template. Tailor 2 equal stockings, leaving 4 extra [...]

CHRISTMAS TABLE RUNNER

By | November 27th, 2015|Christmas, DIY, Home, Let's celebrate!, Presents|

Investing a little time and effort will make your Christmas table shine anew. I chose silver fabric, but you can match the fabric to the colours and designs of your home. a 150x50 cm piece of fine, strong fabric 4 m silk strips (cut at an angle) of a matching colour Pin the [...]

CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS made with felt

By | November 25th, 2015|Children, Christmas, DIY, Home|

Pieces of felt in various colours, some glue and thread can help you create beautiful Christmas tree decorations. You only have to master the basics of using a needle and thread. Make a template and cut two identical pieces. Place a cotton ball (or any stuffing material) in the middle and sew or glue [...]

CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS – PAPER NAPKIN DECOUPAGE

By | July 31st, 2012|Children, Christmas, DIY, Home, Let's celebrate!|

You need small plates of left-over thin wood, plywood or hard cardboard. Get them cut at a building supply store and have them punch two holes on one side. Find designed paper napkins that you like and cut them into the size of the plates. Carefully unfold the printed ply. Apply paper-napkin glue to a [...]