tort raffaello

tort raffaello

Ingrediente: cremă: 500ml frișcă 100g ciocolata albă 1 cutie raffaello 1 cutie compot piersici sau 500g piersici * fulgi cocos – doar pentru ornare blat: din 4 ouă/făină/zahăr 150ml sirop de la compotul de piersici/suc de piersici Mod preparare: se topește...
cucumber and lemon soap

cucumber and lemon soap

I have promised that I will write about my first experience with soap making and share with you the recipe. So, even after trying more then 8 different soap recipes, my favourite still remains the first one. Here’s what you will need for the cucumber and lemon...
soap natural colors

soap natural colors

I love colors, so I always try to obtain a hue as intense as possible in my soaps. Take note that I’m not going to use any ingredients that are artificially produced. So I only look what nature has to offer. Most of the oils will give you a final color that...

soap tips and tricks

Here’s some stuff that I’ve learned during my soap making adventures that you might find useful. The lye solution: it can be made out of water, tea, fruit juice, milk, coffee or any other liquid that you consider proper for the soap in order to avoid...

olive soap

As I have mentioned before, I’ve started reading, studying and experimenting with soap making because I care about what I’m using for my child’s hygiene and because I know that dirty will be the daily norm once he starts walking and exploring. For a...

Xmas nuts

I have to thank my grandmother for spending a lot of time with me and my curiosity when I was a kid. Most of my crafting knowledge and skills I have because of her, and I am very thankful that she’s always fueled my creativity. To hang a nut in a Xmas tree is...

paste cu mozzarela

Ingrediente: 250g penne 1 cană roşii cerry 1 buc. ardei gras 1 buc. ceapă medie/mică 1 buc. căţel de usturoi 2 buc. crenguţe de busuioc 1 EL măsline negre(sau mai multe, după gust) 1 buc. bulgăre de mozzarela Mod preparare: roşiile tăiate în două şi ardeii bucăţele se...

old fashion easter eggs

There’s something that’s never missing from an Easter celebration: the beautiful red painted eggs. They are a symbol and also a joy for this christian celebration. I remember when my mom started to use different color products that were available on the...

DIY nail polish shelves

Hi everyone. I am erseka’s husband and I help around with some of her projects.  If you’ve been following erseka and reading up on her posts, you know very well how much she likes to do her nails. Naturally, the problem of how to store and organize all her...

tiara or corsage base technique

The movie needs no other comment. Similar to his words: I hope you enjoy the technique and that it will inspire you like it has inspired me!