Category: Party Ideas

French Grandmother’s Lemon Cake

Impress your guests with this dessert entry!

  • For the cake:
  • ½ cup plain yogurt or Greek yogurt
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • grated lemon zest, from 1 medium-size lemon
  • ½ cup sunflower, grape seed or canola oil
  • For the glaze:
  • ¼ cup fresh lemon juice
  • ¾ cup (1 1/2 jars) of powdered sugar

Click HERE for the instructions

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Color Changing Galaxy Lemonade

Simply Amazing!!

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Magic Ice Cubes
  • 25-30 dried blue pea flowers
  • 2 ½ cups of boiling water
Lemon Syrup (this will yield about 2½ – 3 cups of syrup)
  • 2 cups of lemon juice (about 10 – 12 lemons)
  • 1 ½ cups of sugar (white or brown sugar will work)
Color Changing Lemonade Slushie (Galaxy Lemonade Slushie)
  • Regular crushed ice (or shaved ice)
  • Crushed magic ice
  • ¼ cup – ⅓ cup lemon syrup per drink
  • Club soda to top
  • Vodka (for the adults, of course)
  • Purple luster dust (optional)

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Mexican Macaroni Salad

So much color, flavor and goodness – try it!

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  • 2 1/2 cups dry macaroni (any kind works)
  • 1 yellow pepper diced
  • 1 avocado diced
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes halved
  • 1 red onion chopped
  • 2/3 cup sweet corn kernels 120g
  • 1 can black beans rinsed
  • 1 cup salsa 250g
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1-2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 tablespoon taco spices
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro

Click HERE for the instructions