Make Your Own Colorblock Trivet

Before we eat food that is served to us, we feast our eyes on the presentation first. Sometimes, we are already full just by looking at it. So the next time you have someone over for lunch or dinner, impress them when you serve their food on these lovely DIY colorblock trivets.

Make Your Own Colorblock Trivet

Full details is at Sugar & Cloth.

Maybe you already have an old trivet in your kitchen. You can make it over with just some paint and painter’s tape.

Bamboo trivet

Easy DIY Egg Carton Party Invitation

Hold that box of egg carton. Are you sure you want to throw it away? You might be planning to throw party soon, (Halloween, anyone?) and you can use that as a party invitation! How fun and cute! What a way to get your invited guests to look forward to your party, right?

Easy DIY Egg Carton Party Invitation

Read the instructions at A Joyful Riot.

So start collecting those egg cartons now and design it to the theme you are throwing. Don’t forget your fillings and paint to make it colorful and fun!

Egg Carton

Fall Recipe – Rosemary-Polenta Pumpkin Coffeecake

Pumpkin and rosemary. Two of the things that, with the right combination, is just oh-so delicious. So if you’re one of those who are looking into making something with these two recipes, make a Rosemary-polenta Pumpkin Coffeecake. Don’t you think it will work? Try it. This is your fall in a yummy coffeecake.

Fall Recipe - Rosemary-Polenta Pumpkin Coffeecake

Read full recipe at The baking Bird.

Apples, sweet potatoes, artichokes, pumpkins, and other fall produce. This is your chance to make those fall recipes.

Fall Recipes

DIY Halloween Skull Wreath

One of the reasons why we love fall is Halloween! We just love the dress up costumes for trick-or-treating and just basically preparing for it. We all look forward to that, admit it. Now it’s not yet too early to start on the Halloween decorations. You can start with as simple as a door wreath. Welcome that holiday by adding that festive and scary decor in your front door.

DIY Halloween Skull Wreath

Check out Out Who for the details.

Are you also looking forward to Halloween? Welcome (or scare) your guest with this craft. And when Halloween’s done, you can re-use the straw wreath for Christmas. So get your scary skulls and make one now.

Straw Wreath