I guess you could call this Part II of Upcycling: Transforming garbage. I have ‘a thing’ about throwing things away that can be used for something else – it drives my husband crazy.
All around our house you’ll find items I have saved from the trash that are being stored until I get around to doing something with them.
A few months ago I posted about a collection of household garbage I had transformed into useful home storage items (see post: Upcycling – transforming garbage).
Below are examples of the baby formula tin becoming a cooking utensil holder, and the bulk washing detergent bucket turned into toy box….
Sorry for such a long delay… here are the recipes to accompany the previous photos. You may not believe it, but these recipes are from the latest Weight Watchers cook book – so not nearly as naughty as they look!
Here are my creations for the baby shower picnic in the park this afternoon.. I will post the recipes very soon. Double chocolate chip muffins with a chunk of 85% cocoa chocolate on top. Mini carrot cakes with cream cheese icing and toasted coconut flakes.… Read More
Don’t you just love a good muffin (especially warm, straight from the oven)?
Have you noticed that the definition of a muffin has changed somewhat? Firstly, most of the muffins you can buy in a café are HUGE! A meal for 2 people. Secondly they are no longer healthy. They’re cake mixture in disguise within a muffin paper – not to mention the white chocolate chunks added, or the cream cheese icing!