Watermelon Basket

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How to create the watermelon basket

For starters you want to pick a seedless watermelon for this project, especially if you are making the basket for a party or festivity. People enjoy the watermelon better without seeds in certain settings. You can also use a regular watermelon for the purposes of making the basket. It will render a longer boat looking basket, but it gets the job done as well. To start you want to wash off the watermelon to prevent cross-contamination. Then dry it and take a marker and make two lines on each side but not touching each other. You want to make the marks higher than the cord circle where the vine  was connected to the watermelon. Cut through those lines remember not to cut all the way through so that you can make your handle. Take off those two pieces and you will reveal where the handle will be. Once you see you basket handle you are going to cut out the watermelon from the handle part and continue cutting out the watermelon from the inside. You cut lines down then across and scoop them out in sections so you can later cut them into chunks or pieces. Once you have remove the insides, take a spoon and scoop out all of the remaining red that you see in the inside. You want to get most of it out, if not when you make your fruit salad inside of it it will be really watery. Next take your knife and cut a v pattern all around the melon and on the handle part. If you are not using it right away, you can wrap it with Saran wrap and keep it in the fridge for a few days or until you are ready to fill with a fruit medley. Now go ahead and wow your friends or guests at your next function. Enjoy!

Recipes

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Creativitee Calls!

Welcome to our Recipes Page. You will see a line up of delicious recipes and food displays. When a new creation is made , it will be featured here. Feel free to take a look, and even better feel free to make them. Be creative!

Liver Shiver Cleanse Juice

This refreshing juice has a little bite but a lot of bang. It is healthy and tasty all at the same time. So take that Juicer out and get juicing!

Liver Shiver Cleanse Juice (docx)

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Chocolate Covered Date Night

Here is a delicious and decadent dessert that won't leave you feeling like you're in a sugar coma after you've eaten it.  You will feel like you have just eaten a piece of royalty ( although I've never eaten royalty before). These dates just taste like they would cost big bucks. They are perfect for hosting or for your very own "Date Night"! Enjoy.

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Smooth Move Smoothie

This delicious smoothie will surprise you. It has a light taste, and a special ingredient. Check it out and try it for yourself, enjoy!

Smooth Move Smoothie (docx)

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Coconut Chia Blueberry Smoothie

Summer is in full swing, and there's nothing like a refreshing smoothie to cool you down. Enjoy! 

Coconut Chia Blueberry Smoothie (docx)

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Coconut Cream Pumpkin Dream Popsicle

If you want a slice of pumpkin pie in the summer, look no further than this delicious Popsicle recipe.


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Summa Fruit Salad with Coconut Whipped Cream

There's nothing like a cool fruit salad to sooth your heat woes and this refreshingly light salad will do the trick. Get ready to be delighted!

Summa Fruit Salad With Coconut Whipped Cream (docx)

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Fritz the Watermelon Cat

The beautiful watermelon cat display is here! We named him Fritz. There are detailed instructions along with the picture. We hope you try this for your next party!

Watermelon Cat (docx)

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Angeled Egg Platter

This beautiful egg display will have your guests thinking you ordered it from a deli. So go ahead and make one for your next party, and you'll become the designated egg platter person!

Angeled Egg Platter (docx)

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