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Entries for Wednesday, December 21 2011

China Glaze’s Grape Juice

China Glaze’s Grape Juice

Posted on Wednesday, at

Like the other colors in this collection, this one takes a few more layers until you get full opacity…but if you love purples or glass fleck polishes, this is a good one to add to the hoard. The color is brighter without being screamingly candy-colored. Dry time is decent - about average for China Glaze polishes.

BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-One

BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-One

Posted on Wednesday, at

Eggnog Snickerdoodles

  • 1 cup. butter softened to room temp.
  • 1 cup. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. nutmeg/cinnamon or 1/4 tsp each
  • 1 cup. eggnog!
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 4 cup. flour
  • Beat butter & sugar until it’s creamy.
  • Add spices, eggnog & baking soda to butter & sugar, blend well.
  • Add flour 2 cups at a time, mix (with mixer) until combined.
  • Spoon onto nonstick cookie sheet, dip a cup in sugar (holiday colored sugar, sugar/cinnamon, sugar/nutmeg,...

  • Zoya’s Yara

    Zoya’s Yara

    Posted on Wednesday, at

    I got this shade when others posted photos where the color looked just a little lighter. The color spoon also showed me a color that looked closer to green than it did to brown. The gold shimmer that's in this isn't very noticeable, either (hence my description of “shimmer-ish”.) I don't know if I got a bad batch, or just did a bad application job; but this color does not suit me and was not what I expected. This one...