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Slow Cooker Savvy

September 26, 2014 2:02 pm

Are you running out of time to whip up a delicious dinner? Has it been a while since you've been to the grocery store? Check out these delicious recipes that you can simply throw in your slow cooker, all with five ingredients or less, for a great dinner solution. All you need to do is simply prepare the ingredients in the morning, toss them in your slow cooker, and have a hearty & delicious meal waiting for you!

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Clever Mason Jar Craft Projects

September 24, 2014 4:05 pm

Mason jar crafts are a very popular trend among DIY home decor enthusiasts, but despite their ubiquity, these antique glass jars still feel rustic and special when used in smart ways. Here are three new ways to incorporate mason jars into your decor.

Mason Jar Bathroom Storage [lizmarieblog.com]
Instead of simply filling a few mason jars with your small bathroom essentials, this simple DIY project will show you how to mount the jars to the wall to make them feel a bit more sophisticated. Using large pipe clamps, a sturdy piece of wood, and a few picture frame hangers, you can create this storage system in less than an afternoon.

Mason Jar Soap Dispenser [apartmenttherapy.com]
You may have seen mason jar soap dispensers in your favorite boutiques, but this tutorial will show you how to make one right at home. By taking the pump out of an old soap dispenser, your can make use a mason jar to hold your best smelling soap and add a shabby chic look to your bathroom.

Hand Painted Mason Jar Glasses [somethingturquoise.com]
Add the look of milk glass to your stash of mason jars with a permanent craft paint. This project is especially great for parties, as it allows you to create a set of glasses that perfectly coordinate with your color scheme.

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Toast: Piping Hot Breakfast in Littleton

September 19, 2014 7:01 pm

Since opening in 2006, this charming and cozy restaurant has won a devoted clientele of diners who rave about their huge portions and fair prices.

The dishes here are sourced from local ingredients whenever possible, and the menu contains some unique spins on breakfast classics. Some favorites recommended by frequent diners include the gravy cakes – buttermilk biscuit pancakes stuffed with sausage and smothered in scratch-made country gravy – as well as the omelets. If you have a sweet tooth, the French toast is well-regarded and served in a number of different ways. The Chai tea infused French toast topped with caramelized Granny Smith apples and clover honey is especially popular.

Visit Toast's website to find out more about this Littleton restaurant.

2700 W. Bowles Avenue
Littleton, CO 80120
(303) 797-9543

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