Easy Chocolate Truffles

Last February, my husband and I took a fun chocolate truffle class at the Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown. Avoid the cold weather this holiday season by staying inside and making (and enjoying) these easy chocolate truffles! To make about 24 truffles, you will need: 8 0z of very good bittersweet chocolate, 1 tablespoon of unsalted butter, 4 … More Easy Chocolate Truffles

Heat Embossing Powder

I found out about heat embossing when I was browsing around Paper Source. I think it’s a great arts and crafts tool to own. You’ll need: a heat embossing tool ($24), embossing powder ($6),  translucent ink / stamp pad ($9) and a rubber stamp. Now you’re ready to create an embossed design. I used the heat embossing tool and embossing … More Heat Embossing Powder

Jewelry Making Class

Are you looking for something to do indoors during this cold winter? What about making your own jewelry? I recently created my own set of earrings and necklace when I took a jewelry-making class at Beadazzled. I arrived at the store and I was dazzled by all the beautiful beads.   After looking around for … More Jewelry Making Class