All posts tagged: do it yourself

3 Quick & Easy DIY tricks for your face!

Hi Everyone! It’s DIY Friday again… today i wanted to share with you very easy DIY tricks that i have picked up over the years… these are all natural and vegan .. and you mostly just need one ingredient! oh yah… I just brought Austin powers back 😉 These DIYS are awesome to do with your GFs or with your significant other … oh come one don’t pretend your Man friends don’t like it, they love this stuff 🙂 I am totally doing these DIYs tonight and watching an Austin powers marathon 🙂 here we go: 1. Getting Rid of Dark Circles all you need for this DIY are MINT LEAVES I have a mint garden… so this is on the regular for me 😀 get a spoon and a bowl together and crush around 5-10 mint leaves and place them under your eyes for about 10-15 minutes and then rinse off! I do this about 1-2 times a week or whenever I don’t get enough sleep! it helps my under circles big time 🙂 2.…

Churro Cupcakes

Originally posted on amanda.a la carte:
Like most people, I am a self-taught baker. I began with baking cupcakes with custom fondant décor and moved up the ladder to doing multi-tiered cakes. It even turned into a small side business with family and friends keeping me busy with orders. Unfortunately, school began taking most of my focus and I had to prioritize. I enjoy finding unique, easy cupcake recipes online and then combining bits, from each, to make one recipe. I love trying new things and doing the most with everything I do. Anyway, enough with the story and let’s fast forward to the present! A few team members, at work, arranged a “Mexican Fiesta” themed potluck for a fellow employee-of-the-month-er. Of course, I put myself down to bring cupcakes! Everyone loves the cupcakes I bring! I dive into Google and Pinterest to find recipes that I would openly accept to make. You know…nothing too hard or time consuming on a work-night. *don’t judge me* I usually stray away from recipes that are from scratch…