This time of year brings about so many stresses on our families. With all the running, running, running staying organized is very important. Not to mention the thoughts as you shop for your children for Christmas of where am I going to put all these new toys! Ahhhhh!!!! Well there is no one more then me that needs a little extra help with my organizing I can promise. I was so excited with I received an email from Rubbermaid this morning with just that! A little bit of help, check out Rubbermaid's Blog and get that help you need. :O) They have a new Ask an Organizer section where you can not only ask for help but look at questions that have been asked by other. Don't stress this time of year get organized and enjoy your family.
Most hard candies call for corn syrup, but since I was out and I have 3 children home I decided to experiment and make something fun! Here is what you need: 2 Cups of Sugar 2 Cups of Water 1 Package Sugar Free Jello A candy Thermometer Making candy is a pretty tricky process and trust me I messed up a batch or two getting this to work right.lol Put the sugar and water into the pot and turn on medium whisking well till the sugar is dissolved. Stirring pretty regularly to help the sugar from burning. As the sugar begin to boil turn the heat up to high. Watch your thermometer when the candy reaches 230 pour in the jello continuing to mix. Pour this mixture immediately into a cake pan that is lined with parchment paper of you can rub a little veggie oil in it. The candy will continue to cook as it melts anything over 230 you will be left with a burnt candy that tastes like licorice.lol After you candy is cooled completely turn it out onto a cookie sheet and break apart :O) I li