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DIY BUTTERFINGER RECIPE!!

This recipe was found at www.inkatrinaskitchen.com.  Go ahead and make it!   I dare you!!


My method was a little bit different from the original which calls for 16oz of candy corn and 16 oz of peanut butter. Since making these I found that Kristan from Confessions of a Cookbook Queen made them too. And yeah hers are adorbs so check them out.

Here's what I did:
Homemade Butterfingers Printable Recipe
Ingredients: 3 cups candy corn1 cup peanut butterChocolate for dipping
Directions: 1.Melt candy corn in the microwave for about 60 seconds. Check and stir returning to microwave for 15 second intervals until completely melted. 2.Add peanut butter and combine. Return to microwave if necessary to incorporate until creamy. 3.Pour into a greased 8x8 pan (or whatever pan you like to get the thickness you desire) and let cool about an hour. 4.Cut candy into desired shape and cover in melted chocolate.

**I used a circle cutter and black chocolate for some of the candies. To make traditional butterfi…

SEMANA GRANDE BILBAO FROM SPAIN!

Bilbao's ‘Great Week' (‘Semana Grande' or ‘Aste Nagusia') is the most important and recognizable fiesta in Bilbao. The celebration begins on the first Saturday after the 15th of August and lasts 9 days. Bilbao's ‘Semana Grande' has been officially celebrated since 1978 and has been taking place continuously year after year with the exception of the year 1983 when Bilbao suffered severe floods. During those 9 days in August the whole of Bilbao is vibrant and full of life and there is a great variety of things to see and do. Bilbao during its fiestas is definitely the place to be!!










• The first day of the fiestas will begin with the so-called txupinazo, which, since 2001, has taken place in the Plaza del Teatro Arriaga. This involves the launching of a rocket and the reading of the proclamation of the fiestas.










• One of the most interesting things to see is a spectacular fireworks show, which will take place everyday at 22.30 and can be watched from all areas o…