Click on the image to enlarge and read the recipe for white chocolate cranberry blondies. More about The Gourmet's Guide to Cooking with Chocolate that this yummy recipe is from:
This fully illustrated book shows how to use chocolate as the ultimate convenience ingredient that will add big impact to your cooking and baking repertoire. Why? Chocolate is versatile. It can be used with many different types of food. Use it to add variety and flavor to ordinary dishes. Add chocolate and you instantly add class to the most humble fare. With more than 150 recipes for savory dishes and inspired desserts—all featuring chocolate—you’ll never look at a candy bar the same way again.
Dwayne Ridgaway is a food and beverage consultant and caterer. He has worked as a chef in the San Destin Beach Resort and the Elephant Walk in Florida. He lives in Rhode Island.
Now that your tastebuds are tantalized, how about some crafty goodness to get your creative juices flowing:
Aileen offers you a printable Dad banner for you to download and make for the dad in your life!
Copper tubing makes wonderful copper beads!
Carmi's Art/Life World
Carmi has a tutorial for the Crafter's Companion this week.
Need to whip up a Father's Day gift? Craft Buds has a roundup of free sewing patterns for Father's Day, including a tie, an ebook reader cover and an interesting hat.
Crafty Princess Diaries
And the knitting goes on as Tammy graduates to smaller knitting needles.
Cross Stitch at About.com
Fans of variegated flosses and newbies will both find helpful information in these tips for using it. Also, be sure to vote in the poll!
Eileen - The Artful Crafter
Here’s a cute idea for personalized ceramic wedding favors. If you don’t want to buy the dye sublimation equipment yourself, find someone who already has it.
A creative way to wrap up a tie for the man in your life on Father's Day, with no wrapping paper involved!
Stefanie Girard's Sweater Surgery
An interview with Jema "Emilly Ladybird" Hewitt, author of Steampunk Emporium, along with a fun gear and Swarovski crystal earring project.