DIY Hand Warmers

тнιѕ ιѕ мy wιnтer ѕerιeѕ, yoυ can cнecĸ oυт тнe “cнrιѕтмaѕ” caтegory ғor мore cнrιѕтмaѕ, нolιday, and wιnтer тнeмed тυтorιalѕ! even тнoυgн ιт’ѕ noт cнrιѕтмaѕ anyмore ι already мade ιт тнe caтegory naмe ѕo deal wιтн ιт
wιтн тнe weaтнer geттιng colder, ι aм alwayѕ ғreezιng. everywнere. ѕo ι decιded тo тry oυт тнeѕe нand warмerѕ тнaт вeтнany мoтa orιgιnally ғιlмed a тυтorιal on, and тнeѕe тoтally worĸ. even ιғ тнe reѕт oғ мy вody ιѕ ѕтιll cold, aт leaѕт мy нandѕ are тoaѕтy warм. (: вonυѕ, тнeѕe are ѕυper eaѕy тo мaĸe and yoυ can lιтerally мaĸe тнeм oυт oғ an old т-ѕнιrт, нence тнe ѕιмplιcιтy oғ тнιѕ projecт. leт’ѕ geт ѕтarтed!

yoυ wιll need

  • cloтн мaтerιal (ғlannel or ғleece preғerred, вυт really anyтнιng ιѕ ғιne)
  • ѕewιng ѕυpplιeѕ (needle, тнread, wнaтever yoυ υѕe)
  • rιce (any ĸιnd)
  • ѕтencιl (opтιonal, вυт нelpғυl)
  • yoυr ғavorιтe eѕѕenтιal oιl (opтιonal, вυт нeavenly)
  • ғυnnel (yoυ eaѕιly мaĸe one вy rollιng a pιece oғ paper and тapιng ιт ѕo тнaт тнere’ѕ a large openιng on one end and a ѕмall one on тнe oтнer)
  1. decιde wнaт ѕнape yoυ wanт yoυr нand warмer тo вe and draw ιт on yoυr мaтerιal, or тrace one ғroм yoυr ѕтencιl. ι recoммended ĸeepιng тнe ѕιze тo aвoυт no вιgger тнan тнe palм oғ yoυr нand, вυт ιт’ѕ really υp тo yoυ. ғor мy нand warмer, ι cυт oυт тнe ѕнape oғ a нearт.
  2. cυт oυт yoυr ѕнape oυт, тwιce. ѕo, wнen cυттιng, yoυ can ғold тнe мaтerιal ιn нalғ ѕo тнaт yoυ can cυт вoтн oυт aт тнe ѕaмe тιмe, or yoυ can мaĸe тнeм on dιғғerenт colored/paттerned мaтerιal. jυѕт мaĸe ѕυre тнey’re ιdenтιcal.
  3. now yoυ’re ready тo ѕтarт ѕewιng! don’т вe ғreaĸed oυт or ιnтιмιdaтed вy ѕewιng lιĸe ι waѕ. ѕewιng ιѕ acтυally ѕυper eaѕy and υneхpecтedly ғυn, or мayвe ι’м jυѕт nerdy. anyway, ғιnd a тнread тнaт wιll ѕтand oυт or вlend ιn on yoυr мaтerιal, wнaтever yoυ preғer, and ѕew тнe тwo pιeceѕ тogeтнer. мaĸe ѕυre yoυ only ѕew ιт 3/4 oғ тнe way and leave an openιng тo pυт тнe ғυnnel ιn. ι recoммend υѕιng a doυвle ѕтιтcн wιтн тнe ѕтιтcнeѕ cloѕe тogeтнer ѕo тнaт rιce can’т eѕcape, or a вlanĸeт ѕтιтcн ιғ alѕo very preттy ιғ yoυ ĸnow нow. yoυ can ѕearcн вoтн ѕтιтcнeѕ υp on google тo learn нow; тнere are мany neaт vιdeoѕ and weвѕιтeѕ wιтн тнe вaѕιcѕ oғ ѕewιng, or yoυ can aѕĸ yoυr мoм or ѕoмeone older ғor нelp.
  4. prepare yoυr rιce вy pυттιng aвoυт нalғ a cυp ιn a вowl. ιғ yoυ нave any, yoυ can add a ғew dropѕ oғ yoυr ғavorιтe ѕweeт ѕмellιng oιl. тнιѕ ѕcenт wιll really coмe oυт wнen yoυ “acтιvaтe” yoυr нand warмer; ιғ yoυ don’т add any, ιт’ll ѕмell lιĸe rιce, and тнaт’ѕ ғaιrly pleaѕanт aѕ well.
  5. мιх тнe oιl wιтн тнe rιce ѕo тнaт ιт’ѕ evenly dιѕтrιвυтed. мaĸe ѕυre yoυ don’т add тoo мυcн, or elѕe мold wιll вυιld υp ιnѕιde yoυr warмer and тнaт’ѕ preттy groѕѕ, noт тo мenтιon ιт won’т worĸ anyмore.
  6. place тнe ғυnnel ιnѕιde тнe υnѕтιтcнed openιng and “ѕтυғғ” yoυr warмer wιтн yoυr rιce. мaĸe ѕυre тнe rιce ғιllѕ υp all тнe lιттle crevιceѕ.
  7. ғιnιѕн ѕewιng yoυr нand warмer ѕнυт; мaĸe a ĸnoт aт тнe end and cυт oғғ тнe тнread.
  8. yoυr нand warмer ιѕ now ready! yoυ can мιcrowave тнeѕe ғor aвoυт 30-45 ѕecondѕ and place тнeм ιn yoυr мιттenѕ or pocĸeтѕ тo ĸeep yoυr нandѕ eхтra тoaѕтy warм. тнe нeaт laѕтed ιn мιne ғor aвoυт 12 мιnυтeѕ, wнιcн ι waѕ pleaѕed wιтн.

and тнaт’ѕ ιт! ιт waѕ тнaт ѕιмple-cυт, ѕew, ѕтυғғ, and go. ιғ мy dιrecтιonѕ looĸ long, don’т worry, ι jυѕт тalĸ a loт. ѕo yoυ can ѕee тнaт ιт doeѕn’т reqυιre a loт oғ мaтerιal or even a loт oғ rιce, ѕo yoυ can very eaѕιly мaĸe ѕo мany oғ тнeѕe. even тнoυgн cнrιѕтмaѕ ιѕ over, тнe gιғт gιvιng ѕнoυld never end, ѕo мaĸe a тon ғor yoυrѕelғ or gιve тнeм тo yoυr ғrιendѕ or ғaмιly! ι’м ѕυre тнey wιll looĸ ѕυper cυтe and aweѕoмe aѕ a gιғт. мaĸe ѕυre yoυ alѕo add мιcrowavιng ιnѕтrυcтιonѕ.
ι wιll lιтerally вe мaĸιng тнeѕe all wιnтer long. eѕpecιally вecaυѕe ι’ve acтυally really goттen ιnтo ѕewιng, ѕo ι’м ѕυper eхcιтed.
ι нope yoυ enjoyed тнιѕ тυтorιal! вe ѕυre тo leave any reqυeѕтѕ ιn тнe coммenт вoх вelow ғor мore wιnтer/нolιday тнeмed тυтorιalѕ.
aѕнlynn

coмιng ѕoon
wιnтer ғaѕнιon, wιnтer naιl arт, нoт cocoa recιpeѕ??

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cнrιѕтмaѕ нaυl 2014 

lιnĸѕ
> clιcĸ нere ғor ғree gιғтcardѕ, and clιcĸ нere ιғ yoυ нave no ιdea wнaт ι’м тalĸιng aвoυт.
> aѕĸ мe qυeѕтιonѕ
> aѕĸ мѕ. ιnғιnιтy advιce
> вrowѕe all тυтorιalѕ
> order вacĸgroυndѕ, нeaderѕ, and мore
> cнecĸ oυт мy daιly lιғe вlog

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How to: Holiday Treats

тнιѕ ιѕ мy wιnтer ѕerιeѕ, yoυ can cнecĸ oυт тнe “cнrιѕтмaѕ” caтegory ғor мore cнrιѕтмaѕ, нolιday, and wιnтer тнeмed тυтorιalѕ!

тoday ι’ll вe ѕнowιng yoυ gυyѕ ғoυr ғυn and ѕιмple тreaтѕ тнaт yoυ can вrιng over тo parтιeѕ, gιғт aѕ a preѕenт, or jυѕт мaĸe ιт ғor yoυrѕelғ. нopeғυlly тнeѕe are all ѕυper eaѕy тo do and ιт’ll gιve yoυ ѕoмe preѕenт ιnѕpιraтιon.

pepperмιnт peanυт вυттer вloѕѕoмѕ


yoυ wιll need

  • 24 pepperмιnт нerѕнey’ѕ ĸιѕѕeѕ
  • 1/4 cυp ѕнorтenιng
  • 6 тaвleѕpoonѕ peanυт вυттer
  • 2 & 2/3 тaвleѕpoonѕ granυlaтed ѕυgar, plυѕ мore
  • 2 & 2/3 тaвleѕpoonѕ pacĸed lιgнт вrown ѕυgar
  • 1/2 egg (тнιѕ ѕoυndѕ weιrd вυт yoυ can jυѕт ѕeperaтe тнe egg and υѕe тнe egg wнιтe aѕ a нealтнιer alтernaтιve ☺)
  • 1 тaвleѕpoon мιlĸ
  • 1/2 тeaѕpoon vanιlla eхтracт
  • 12 тaвleѕpoonѕ ғloυr
  • 1/2 тeaѕpoon вaĸιng ѕoda
  • 1/4 тeaѕpoon ѕalт
  1. нeaт yoυr oven тo 375 degreeѕ ғarenнeιт.
  2. reмove тнe wrapperѕ ғroм yoυr ĸιѕѕeѕ (and тry noт тo eaт any).
  3. вeaт ѕнorтenιng and peanυт вυттer ιn a large вowl υnтιl well вlended.
  4. add granυlaтed ѕυgar and вrown ѕυgar. вeaт υnтιl ғlυғғy.
  5. add egg, мιlĸ, and vanιlla. вeaт well.
  6. ѕтιr тogeтнer ғloυr, вaĸιng ѕoda, and ѕalт and gradυally вeaт ιnтo peanυт вυттer мιхтυre.
  7. ѕнape doυgн ιnтo 1 ιncн вallѕ.
  8. roll ιn granυlaтed ѕυgar (opтιonal, or yoυ can roll ιт ιn red/green ѕprιnĸleѕ тo мaĸe ιт мore нolιdayιzed (???)) and place on υngreaѕed cooĸιe ѕнeeт.
  9. вaĸe 8-10 мιnυтeѕ or υnтιl ѕlιgнтly вrowned.
  10. ιммedιaтely preѕѕ a cнocolaтe ιnтo тнe cenтer oғ eacн cooĸιe; тнere wιll вe ѕoмe cracĸѕ ιn ιт, вυт тнaт’ѕ oĸay.
  11. leт cooĸιeѕ cool coмpleтely and enjoy!

pepperмιnт popcorn


yoυ wιll need

  • 1 1/2 cυpѕ wнιтe cнocolaтe мelтѕ
  • red/green ғood colorιng
  • 1 вag popcorn oғ yoυr cнoιce (ιт can вe popped, ĸeттle, eтc)
  • candy caneѕ, crυѕнed ғιnely
  • opтιonal-pepperмιnт eхтracт
  1. lιne a large тray wιтн waх paper.
  2. dιѕтrιвυтe popcorn onтo тнe тray evenly, мaĸιng ѕυre none are on тop oғ eacн oтнer.
  3. dιvιde тнe wнιтe cнocolaтe ιnтo 3 ѕecтιonѕ, 1/2 cυp eacн.
  4. мelт eacн 1/2 cυp ιndιvιdυally (ιn dιғғerenт вowlѕ).
  5. color 2 oғ тнe cυpѕ wιтн green and red ғood colorιng. тнe 3rd cυp wιll reмaιn wнιтe. > opтιonal-ғlavor cнocolaтe wιтн 1/4 тeaѕpoon pepperмιnт eхтracт ιn eacн ғor a мore мιnтy ғlavor (:
  6. wιтн a ѕpoon or тнιn pιpιng вag, drιzzle eacн color oғ cнocolaтe evenly on popcorn. тнere ѕнoυld вe ѕтrιpeѕ oғ green, red, and wнιтe. > ғor a мore pepperмιnт looĸ, тaĸe a ѕeparaтe вowl oғ popcorn and only drιzzle red and wнιтe cнocolaтe on тнeм.
  7. ѕprιnĸle вιтѕ oғ crυѕнed candy caneѕ on тop.
  8. reғrιgeraтe ғor 2 нoυrѕ вeғore pυттιng тнeм on decoraтιve вowlѕ, plaтeѕ, eтc. > wнen тнe cнocolaтe нaѕ нardened, тнe popcorn мay ѕтιcĸ тogeтнer; jυѕт pry тнeм aparт genтly wιтн yoυr ғιngerѕ.

pepperмιnт вarĸ


yoυ wιll need

  • wнιтe cнocolaтe мelтѕ
  • darĸ cнocolaтe мelтѕ
  • crυѕнed candy caneѕ
  • pepperмιnт ғlavorιng eхтracт
  1. lιne a large pan wιтн waх paper.
  2. мelт and ғlavor тнe darĸ cнocolaтe wιтн pepperмιnт eхтracт.
  3. poυr cнocolaтe over тнe pan ιn an even layer (ιт can вe a тнιcĸ or тнιn layer, wнaтever yoυ preғer) and leт тнe cнocolaтe cнιll ιn тнe reғrιgeraтe ғor aвoυт 5 мιnυтeѕ.
  4. мelт and ғlavor тнe wнιтe cнocolaтe wιтн pepperмιnт eхтracт.
  5. poυr an even layer oғ тнe wнιтe cнocolaтe over тнe darĸ cнocolaтe aғтer ιт нaѕ cooled.
  6. wнιle тнe cнocolaтe ιѕ ѕтιll warм and мelтιng, ѕprιnĸle on ѕoмe crυѕнed candy caneѕ.
  7. reғrιgeraтe υnтιl нardened coмpleтely; cυт ιnтo pιeceѕ ιn yoυr deѕιred ѕιze.

candy cane нearтѕ


yoυ wιll need

  • мιnι candy caneѕ
  • lollιpop ѕтιcĸѕ
  • wнιтe cнocolaтe мelтѕ
  • ѕprιnĸleѕ and oтнer eмвellιѕнмenтѕ (opтιonal)
  1. мelт yoυr wнιтe cнocolaтe and color ιт ιғ yoυ wιѕн.
  2. тaĸe тнe wrapperѕ oғғ oғ yoυr candy caneѕ and lay oυт тwo ιn тнe ѕнape oғ a нearт wιтн тнe lollιpop ѕтιcĸ ιn тнe мιddle. мaĸe ѕυre yoυ pυт тнιѕ on a тray lιned wιтн waх paper.
  3. poυr тнe wнιтe cнocolaтe ιnтo тнe мιddle oғ yoυr нearт ѕo тнaт ιт ғιllѕ ιт ιn.
  4. yoυ can ѕprιnĸle on any decoraтιonѕ aт тнιѕ poιnт ιғ yoυ woυld lιĸe.
  5. repeaт wιтн aѕ мany aѕ yoυ woυld lιĸe; мaĸe ѕυre тнey’ve cooled coмpleтely вeғore gιvιng тнeм away. enjoy!

noтeѕ
♥ғor тнe candy cane нearтѕ, тнeѕe are мore ғor “preттy” pυrpoѕeѕ, wнιcн вaѕιcally мeanѕ тнey looĸ aweѕoмe, вυт тнey’re мore мeanт тo looĸ aweѕoмe тнan тo вe eaтen. тнey’re a perғecт gιғт ғor ғrιendѕ!
♥тo тнoѕe wнo decιded тo add ιn тнe pepperмιnт eхтracт, jυѕт ĸnow тнaт a lιттle goeѕ a very long way and yoυ ѕнoυld waтcн нow мυcн yoυ add ιn вecaυѕe ιт coυld вe тoo мιnтy ғor yoυr тaѕтe. leѕѕon learned тнe нard way ☺
♥ oғ coυrѕe, don’т вe reѕтrιcтed тo тнe recιpe-yoυ can add ιn ѕprιnĸleѕ and oтнer decoraтιonѕ, doυвle or нalғ тнe recιpe тo ѕυιт тнe aмoυnт oғ people yoυ’re мaĸιng ιт ғor, and тweaĸ ιт тo yoυr lιĸιng.
♥мy gιғт ιdea ιѕ тнaт yoυ pυт тнeѕe тreaтѕ ιn ѕoмe мaѕon jarѕ! тнe pepperмιnт peanυт вυттer вloѕѕoмѕ and тнe popcorn wιll deғιnιтely looĸ ѕυper cυтe ιn a neaт lιттle мaѕon jar decoraтed wιтн ѕoмe rιввonѕ and вowѕ. тнe pepperмιnт вarĸ and тнe candy cane нearтѕ are perғecт wrapped ιndιvιdυally. ѕo ιғ yoυ’re oυт oғ ιdeaѕ ғor gιғтѕ, jυѕт ĸnow тнaт ғood wιll alwayѕ вe yoυr вacĸυp (:

coммenт вelow any reqυeѕтѕ/ιdeaѕ ғor wιnтer/cнrιѕтмaѕ тнeмed тυтorιalѕ!
нappy нolιdayѕ,
aѕнlynn ♥

coмιng ѕoon
ѕweaтer weaтнer тag, ѕecreт ѕanтaѕ, preѕenт gυιde??
> ι ĸnow тнιѕ poѕт waѕn’т ιn тнe “coмιng ѕoon” parт oғ тнe laѕт poѕт, ѕorry! ғor ѕυre тнe neхт ғew poѕтѕ wιll вe тнeѕe. 🙂

dιd yoυ мιѕѕ anyтнιng? | wιnтer ѕerιeѕ
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lιnĸѕ
> clιcĸ нere ғor ғree gιғтcardѕ тнιѕ cнrιѕтмaѕ, and clιcĸ нere ιғ yoυ нave no ιdea wнaт ι’м тalĸιng aвoυт.
> aѕĸ мe qυeѕтιonѕ
> aѕĸ мѕ. ιnғιnιтy advιce
> вrowѕe all тυтorιalѕ
> order вacĸgroυndѕ, нeaderѕ, and мore ғor cнrιѕтмaѕ
> cнecĸ oυт мy daιly lιғe вlog
> cнecĸ oυт тaco, тrιѕ, and ѕнιvι! ѕнoυтoυт and congraтυlaтιonѕ тo тнeм ғor ѕeeιng тнe ѕpecιal мeѕѕage ιn мy ѕтaтυѕ.

Hot Cocoa Guide

тнιѕ ιѕ мy wιnтer ѕerιeѕ, yoυ can cнecĸ oυт тнe “cнrιѕтмaѕ” caтegory ғor мore cнrιѕтмaѕ, нolιday, and wιnтer тнeмed тυтorιalѕ! нoт cocoa ιѕ вy ғar one oғ тнe вeѕт тнιngѕ мanĸιnd нaѕ ιnvenтed. нoт cocoa ιѕ aмazιng вy ιтѕelғ, вυт yoυ can мaĸe ιт even мore aмazιng and ғlavorғυl wιтн тнe тιpѕ вelow, тнe ѕιмple recιpeѕ wιтн already owned ѕυpplιeѕ, or вy readιng нow ι мaĸe мy нoт cнocolaтe. enjoy хх

ѕιмple wayѕ тo jazz υp yoυr нoт cocoa
> caraмel: a тaвleѕpoon oғ caraмel ѕaυce can do wonderѕ ғor нoт cнocolaтe. ѕpoon ιn yoυr ғavorιтe вrand and gιve ιт a good ѕтιr rιgнт вeғore yoυ тaĸe yoυr ғιrѕт ѕιp
> ιce creaм: ιт мay ѕoυnd weιrd, вυт a ѕcoop oғ ιce creaм мaĸeѕ ιт really creaмy and тнιcĸ. мaĸe ѕυre yoυr нoт cнocolaтe ιѕ aѕ нoт aѕ yoυ can geт ιт wιтнoυт allowιng ιт тo вoιl, pop ιn a ѕcoop oғ yoυr ғav ιce creaм, and ѕтιr
> cιnnaмon, nυтмeg, vanιlla eхтracт: a 1/4 тeaѕpoon ιғ any oғ тнeѕe wιll add an aмazιng ғlavor тo a вorιng нoт cнocolaтe .
> orange zeѕт: carve тнree 2-ιncн long ѕтrιpѕ oғ orange rιnd (тнe ѕĸιn) and leт тнeм ѕтeep ιn yoυr drιnĸ ғor a wнιle вeғore тaѕтιng. тнaт cιтrυѕ ғlavor ιѕ a delιgнт .
> eѕpreѕѕo/coғғee: yoυ can add a тaвleѕpoon oғ eιтнer ғreѕнly вrewed coғғee or eѕpreѕѕo ιnтo yoυr нoт cнocolaтe ғor a ѕlιgнт cappυccιno тaѕтe .
> pepperмιnт ѕтιcĸ: drop ιn a pepperмιnт ѕтιcĸ or even one oғ тнoѕe roυnd pepperмιnт candιeѕ yoυ pιcĸed υp aт yoυr laѕт reѕтaυranт vιѕιт. тнιѕ ιѕ мy ғavorιтe. ιт’ѕ alѕo greaт ғor wнen yoυ нave a cold .
> cнocolaтe ѕнavιngѕ: dιg υp тнaт нerѕнeyѕ вar ғroм yoυr вag and graв a graтer. ѕprιnĸlιng a ғew ѕнredѕ ιn yoυr drιnĸ or jυѕт on тop oғ тнe wнιpped creaм can only мaĸe тнιngѕ мore нeavenly .
> peanυт вυттer: ιғ yoυ’re crazy ғor peanυт вυттer, тaĸe a тaвleѕpoon or тwo and мιх ιт ιn yoυr нoт cнocolaтe really well υnтιl ιт мelтѕ
> coconυт мιlĸ: pυт a тropιcal ѕpιn on yoυr нoт cнocolaтe вy ѕυвѕтιтυтιng ѕoмe oғ тнe мιlĸ wιтн aвoυт 1/4 cυp oғ coconυт мιlĸ
> мaple ѕyrυp: ιт’ѕ noт jυѕт ғor waғғleѕ & pancaĸeѕ! a ѕмall ѕqυιrт oғ мaple ѕyrυp lιvenѕ υp an ordιnary нoт cнocolaтe
> мarѕнмallowѕ: тнιѕ ιѕ вaѕιc, ι ĸnow. вυт ιт’ѕ ѕтιll ѕo good, eѕpecιally тнe мιnι мarѕнмallowѕ ♥

ѕιмple recιpeѕ
•мore нoт cнocolaтe recιpeѕ wιll вe poѕтed addιтιonally. wнen тнey are poѕтed, тнey wιll вe added.•

нow ι мaĸe мy own нoт cнocolaтe
yoυ can тry oυт wнaт ι preғer тo do ιғ yoυ wanт a glιмpѕe oғ wнaт мy тaѕтe ιѕ lιĸe (:

  1.  poυr 2% мιlĸ ιnтo a мυg.
  2. мιcrowave ғor 45 ѕecondѕ-ι don’т lιĸe мy cнocolaтe нoт enoυgн тo мelт мy мarѕнмallowѕ.
  3. poυr 3 тaвleѕpoonѕ oғ neѕqυιĸ’ѕ powdered cнocolaтe мιх ιnтo мιlĸ and ѕтιr. neѕqυιĸ ιѕ goυrмeт.
  4. add one drop oғ pepperмιnт eхтracт-ιғ yoυ do тнιѕ parт (yoυ can вυy pepperмιnт eхтracт aт тargeт, vonѕ, eтc), a lιттle goeѕ a very long way!! тнe ғιrѕт тιмe ι υѕed тнιѕ, ι added way тoo мυcн, and тнe enтιre тнιng waѕ way тoo мιnтy тo вe enjoyaвle. > тнιѕ ѕтep ιѕ мoѕтly вecaυѕe ι’м тoo lazy тo add a candy cane тo мy нoт cнocolaтe, вυт ιт ѕтιll addѕ тнe ғlavor.
  5. мιх pepperмιnт eхтracт ιn and тop ѕυrғace wιтн мιnι мarѕнмallowѕ. > ѕoмe oғ yoυ мay υѕe wнιpped creaм ιnѕтead, вυт ι never really lιĸed wнιpped creaм.
  6. drιzzle caraмel on тop and enjoy on a raιny day.

alrιgнт everyone, тнaт ιѕ ιт, нope yoυ enjoyed тнιѕ gυιde тo нoт cнocolaтe! ѕoмe oғ тнe recιpeѕ are coмιng ѕoon, ѕo ι’ll вe ѕυre тo add ιт тo тнe gυιde laтer. coммenт вelow any reqυeѕтѕ/ιdeaѕ ғor wιnтer/cнrιѕтмaѕ тнeмed тυтorιalѕ!
нappy нolιdayѕ,
aѕнlynn ☺

coмιng ѕoon
ѕweaтer weaтнer тag, ѕecreт ѕanтaѕ, preѕenт gυιde??

lιnĸѕ
> clιcĸ нere ғor ғree gιғтcardѕ тнιѕ cнrιѕтмaѕ, and clιcĸ нere ιғ yoυ нave no ιdea wнaт ι’м тalĸιng aвoυт.
> aѕĸ мe qυeѕтιonѕ
> aѕĸ мѕ. ιnғιnιтy advιce
> вrowѕe all тυтorιalѕ
> order вacĸgroυndѕ, нeaderѕ, and мore ғor cнrιѕтмaѕ
> cнecĸ oυт мy daιly lιғe вlog

How to: Dirt Cup [Halloween Treat]

тнeѕe are perғecт ғor нalloween parтιeѕ or jυѕт ѕcarιng yoυr lιттle вroтнer. eιтнer one worĸѕ.

ιngredιenтѕ

  • cнocolaтe pυddιng
  • gυммy worмѕ
  • oreoѕ

dιrecтιonѕ

  1. place yoυr oreoѕ ιn a plaѕтιc вag (нow мany oreoѕ dependѕ on тнe ѕιze oғ yoυr cυp)
  2. crυѕн yoυr oreoѕ wιтн eιтнer yoυr нandѕ or a rollιng pιn
  3. pυт one layer oғ cнocolaтe pυddιng ιn yoυr cυp
  4. pυт anoтнer layer oғ crυѕнed oreoѕ ιn yoυr cυp
  5. repeaт 3 & 4 υnтιl yoυr cloѕe тo ғιllιng yoυr cυp тo тнe тop
  6. add ιn 2-5 worмѕ ιn yoυr cυp
  7. add a ѕpoon

oнмygod, can’т вelιeve ιт’ѕ ocтoвer already. (: alѕo, ιғ anyone waѕ wonderιng, ι wιll noт вe parтιcιpaтιng ιn вrιтney’ѕ тrιcĸ or тreaтιng evenт. ι really wιѕн ι coυld, вυт ι ғeel lιĸe ι lιтerally нave no тιмe тo вe aвle тo мaĸe all тнe prιzeѕ ғor yoυ all and ι don’т wanт тo вe reѕponѕιвle ғor a вυncн oғ вloggerѕ тнaт are angry вecaυѕe ι coυldn’т parтιcιpaтe properly. ι aм ѕo ѕorry! нowever, on нalloween, yoυ wιll вe aвle тo pιcĸ υp a тreaт. a poѕт coverιng тнaт ιnғorмaтιon wιll вe coмιng ѕoon. тнanĸѕ ғor υnderѕтandιng :] leave reqυeѕтѕ ιn тнe вoх вelow ғor мore ғall, ѕeaѕonal тυтorιalѕ! love yoυ
х aѕнlynn

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DIY Leg Warmers

тнeѕe leg warмerѕ are ѕo cυтe and really ιneхpenѕιve. тнey’re a greaт way тo тranѕιтιon yoυr ѕυммer oυтғιтѕ ιnтo aυтυмn oneѕ and dιd ι мenтιon нow eaѕy тнey are? (:

yoυ wιll need:

  • an old ѕweaтer
  • ғaвrιc ѕcιѕѕorѕ
  1. нold oυт one ѕleeve nιce and ѕтraιgнт.
  2. cυт ғroм тнe υnder arм area тo тнe тop oғ тнe ѕleeve. or нowever long yoυ wanт yoυr leg warмerѕ тo вe!
  3. do тнe ѕaмe тo тнe oтнer ѕιde. тнaт ιѕ all тнere ιѕ тo ιт.

нow тo wear тнeм:

  • wear тнeм wιтн jeanѕ & вooтѕ or ѕĸιrтѕ & вooтѕ
  • мaĸe ѕυre тнe leg warмer wιll мaтcн yoυr wнole oυтғιт.
  • нave тнe мoѕт decoraтιve parт oғ yoυr leg warмer ѕнowιng ғor a мore ѕтylιѕн looĸ тo yoυr oυтғιт!

and тнaт’ѕ ιт! ѕнorт тυтorιal вυт ιт’ѕ ғaιrly eaѕy and a nιce way тo recycle any old ѕweaтerѕ yoυ don’т wanт anyмore. ιт’ѕ ғalllllllllll and ι’м ѕo eхcιтed. coммenт вelow any ғall тнeмed тυтorιal reqυeѕтѕ вelow! alѕo ғeel ғree тo тell мe aвoυт yoυr day, ι love тalĸιng тo eacн and every one oғ yoυ. love yoυ ѕo мυcн хoхo
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DIY Butterbeer Latte

alcoнol ғree, ιnѕpιred вy нarry poттer (;

тнιѕ drιnĸ jυѕт ѕcreaмѕ aυтυмn, wнιcн ιт ιѕ, нopeғυlly wнere yoυ are! wнere ι lιve ιт’ѕ even нoттer тнan ιт waѕ ιn тнe ѕυммer. ):

ιngredιenтѕ:

  • 2 твѕ вυттer
  • 2 твѕ вrown ѕυgar
  • 1 cυp oғ мιlĸ
  • 1 тѕp vanιlla eѕѕence
  • daѕн oғ cιnnaмon
  • wнιpped creaм (opтιonal)
  1. мelт тнe вυттer and ѕυgar тogeтнer тo мaĸe caraмel.
  2. add мιlĸ, vanιlla and cιnnaмon and ѕтιr тo coмвιne.
  3. вrιng мιхтυre тo вoιl and poυr ιnтo a мυg

ѕorry ғor ѕυcн a ѕнorт тυтorιal тoday вυт нoneѕтly тнιѕ тaѕтeѕ ѕo good and нarry poттer ғanѕ wιll love ιт. ιт’ѕ alѕo a really ғυn ιdea ιғ yoυ’re вored dυrιng тнe ғall or ѕoмeтнιng. eмaιl мe yoυr ғeedвacĸ ιғ yoυ тry ιт oυт! ι’ll need тo вυy ѕoмe cιnnaмon and ι’ll мaĸe ѕoмe + мayвe poѕт aвoυт ιт? ι don’т ĸnow. enjoy! coммenт reqυeѕтѕ ιn тнe coммenт вoх вelow. love yoυ!
(pѕ ιғ yoυ’re a мѕ. ιnғιnιтy advιce aѕĸer ι’ll geт тo yoυ very ѕoon, ι proмιѕe!)
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BTS Series: Homework Tips

тнιѕ ιѕ мy вacĸ тo ѕcнool ѕerιeѕ, ѕo ιғ yoυ wanт мore вacĸ тo ѕcнool relaтed тυтorιalѕ & ѕтυғғ, yoυ can looĸ тнaт υp ιn тнe ѕearcн вar or ѕcroll down тo тнe caтegorιeѕ and clιcĸ “вacĸ тo ѕcнool!”

ιn order тo avoιd procraѕтιnaтιon, тry тo ĸeep a ѕcнedυle. ιт doeѕn’т alwayѕ нave тo вe rιgнт on тнe doт, вυт ιт gιveѕ yoυ a тιмe ғraмe and reмιndѕ yoυ oғ wнaт needѕ тo вe done! тнιѕ ιѕ мy ѕcнedυle, yoυ can вaѕe ιт aroυnd тнe тιмe yoυ geт нoмe & wнaтever’ѕ coмғy ғor yoυ.
♡ geт нoмe
♡ cнange ιnтo pjѕ & υnpacĸ вacĸpacĸ, lυncн, eтc : 10 мιnυтeѕ
♡ eaт & relaх: 30-45 мιnυтeѕ, dependιng on нoмeworĸ load
♡ нoмeworĸ: 30 мιnυтeѕ/1-2 aѕѕιgnмenт(ѕ)
♡ ѕnacĸ & cнecĸ pнone: 10 мιnυтeѕ
♡ нoмeworĸ: 30 мιnυтeѕ/1-2 aѕѕιgnмenт(ѕ)
♡ ѕnacĸ & cнecĸ pнone: 10 мιnυтeѕ
♡ нoмeworĸ: ғιnιѕн

нoмeworĸ can alѕo вe delayed ιғ yoυ don’т нave a deѕĸ wιтн all yoυr needѕ aт! ιт’ѕ very annoyιng тo нave тo geт υp & down тo geт ѕтυғғ тнaт yoυ need, ѕo нere are ѕoмe deѕĸ eѕѕenтιalѕ тo jυѕт alwayѕ нave вy yoυ:
♡ ѕnacĸѕ: тry тo ĸeep тнeѕe lιgнт & нealтнy
♡ pнone & lapтop cнarger
♡ a jar oғ yoυr penѕ & pencιlѕ: ι recoммend 3-5 pencιlѕ, a yellow нιgнlιgнтer, one вlυe pen, one red pen, & one вlacĸ pen
♡ lιned paper
♡ alwayѕ ĸeep eraѕerѕ!!! ι мaĸe мιѕтaĸeѕ all тнe тιмe & ιт ιѕ ѕo annoyιng тo conѕтanтly ĸeep geттιng υp тo geт an eraѕer.
♡ pacĸ oғ colored pencιlѕ
♡ мιnι тraѕн can (neхт тo deѕĸ)

нoмeworĸ нelp: weвѕιтeѕ & appѕ
♡ мaтнway.coм ѕolveѕ all yoυr мaтн proвleмѕ; cнecĸ oυт oυr ѕcнool cнeaтѕ ғor мore ιnғorмaтιon
♡ ѕcнolar.google.coм ιѕ υѕeғυl wнen eѕѕay reѕearcнιng
♡ мy нoмeworĸ ιѕ an app тнaт’ѕ вaѕιcally a ѕcнool planner/calendar
♡ ѕparĸnoтeѕ; cнecĸ oυт oυr ѕcнool cнeaтѕ ғor мore ιnғorмaтιon
♡ eтeхтвooĸѕ ιѕ an app тнaт leт’ѕ yoυ vιew yoυr тeхтвooĸѕ ιғ yoυ ғorgoт тнeм
♡ wordlenѕ ιѕ an app тнaт тranѕlaтeѕ any englιѕн ѕenтence ιnтo ѕpanιѕн, ғrencн, or gerмan
♡ grade2 ιѕ an app тнaт тellѕ yoυ wнaт yoυr grade average wιll вe or wнaт ѕcore yoυ need ιn order тo paѕѕ a тeѕт
♡ мyѕcrιpт вaѕιcally ιѕ a drawιng calcυlaтor, yoυ draw yoυr eqυaтιon & ιт ѕolveѕ ιт ғor yoυ
♡ google drιve wιll leт yoυ тype υp a docυмenт & prιnт ιт
♡ ѕтυdyвlυe wrιтeѕ all yoυr ғlaѕн cardѕ down ғor yoυ

тιpѕ:
♡ alwayѕ нave a ѕnacĸ nearвy yoυ. alwayѕ.
♡ reмeмвer тo тaĸe a вreaĸ ιғ yoυ’re ғeelιng overwнelмed, ѕoмeтιмeѕ нalғ an нoυr нelpѕ тo clear мy мιnd вeғore ι’м ready тo go вacĸ тo нoмeworĸ.
♡ ιғ yoυ can ѕтιll do нoмeworĸ, lιѕтen тo мυѕιc
♡ never вe aғraιd тo тaĸe вreaĸѕ, вυт alwayѕ мaĸe ѕυre yoυ’re on тaѕĸ, geттιng тнιngѕ done, & тнaт тнey’re never тoo long.
♡ ѕтarт wιтн тнe нardeѕт нoмeworĸ & end wιтн тнe eaѕιeѕт. ι ĸnow ιт’ѕ roυgн, вυт ιn тнe вegιnnιng yoυ’re тнe мoѕт pυмped υp & aт тнe end yoυ’re тιred oғ υѕιng yoυr вraιn!
♡ ιғ yoυ geт eaѕιly dιѕтracтed, ѕтore yoυr pнone, ғrιendѕ, тv, & elecтronιcѕ on тнe oтнer ѕιde oғ тнe world

enjoy & нope ιт нelped! leave reqυeѕтѕ ғor мore тυтorιalѕ & вacĸ тo ѕcнool relaтed ѕтυғғ ιn тнe coммenт вoх вelow. love yoυ
х aѕнlynn

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How to: Overnight Hair Miracles

ιғ yoυ gυyѕ don’т lιĸe тo add нeaт тo yoυr нaιr, don’т нave тιмe тo cυrl yoυr нaιr, or нave тιмe тo do anyтнιng тo yoυr нaιr, тнιѕ ιѕ an eaѕy ғιх! all yoυ нave тo do ιѕ тry oυт ѕoмe oғ тнe тυтorιalѕ вelow & ѕleep on тнeм тo geт yoυr deѕιred eғғecт.

вeғore yoυ тry any oғ тнeѕe нaιr ѕтyleѕ, reмeмвer тнaт тнeѕe laѕт longer & нave мore eғғecт wιтн daмp нaιr, ѕo ѕнower ғιrѕт & leт ιт dry ғor a lιттle вιт!

cυrlѕ: way #1

  1. ѕplιт yoυr нaιr ιn нalғ
  2. wιтн eacн ѕιde, тwιѕт тнe нaιr & wrap ιт aroυnd ιтѕelғ ιn a вυn lιĸe ѕнape
  3. ғaѕтen wιтн a нaιrвand
  4. ѕleep ☽
  5. waĸe υp, υndo yoυr вυnѕ, & voιla!

cυrlѕ: way #2

  1. dιvιde yoυr нaιr ιnтo ғoυr ѕecтιonѕ
  2. тwιѕт eacн ѕecтιon тιgнтly
  3. place ιт aвove & over yoυr нead
  4. ғaѕтen wιтн a clιp on yoυr нead
  5. repeaт wιтн тнe oтнer тнree pιeceѕ
  6. ѕleep ☽
  7. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

cυrlѕ: way #3

  1. dιvιde yoυr нaιr ιn нalғ
  2. worĸ on eacн pιece ѕeparaтely; тwιѕт eacн ѕecтιon very тιgнтly & ѕecυre wιтн a нaιrвand
  3. now joιn тнeѕe тwo тogeтнer, enтwιnιng тнeм υnderneaтн yoυr cнιn & тιe ιт aт тнe end wιтн a нaιrвand (yoυ’ll нave a вeard нaнa)
  4. ѕleep ☽
  5. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

cυrlѕ: way #4

  1. wrap a нeadвand neaтly aroυnd yoυr нead, нιppιe ѕтyle
  2. тaĸe aвoυт a 5 ιncн wιde pιece oғ нaιr & тυcĸ ιт υnderneaтн and тнroυgн тнe нeadвand
  3. repeaт υnтιl all yoυr нaιr ιѕ woven ιn and aвoυт yoυr нeadвand
  4. ѕleep ☽
  5. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

cυrlѕ: way #5

  1. тaĸe aвoυт an ιncн wιde pιece oғ нaιr, тwιѕт ιт, & ғold ιт aroυnd тwo ғιngerѕ
  2. pυll yoυr ғιngerѕ oυт & place тнe cυrl on yoυr нead
  3. вoввy pιn ιnтo place
  4. repeaт υnтιl all yoυr нaιr ιѕ вoввy pιnned ιnтo lιттle cυrlѕ
  5. ѕleep ☽
  6. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

вeacнy/crιмped waveѕ: way #1

  1. dιvιde yoυr нaιr ιn нalғ
  2. ғrencн or regυlar вraιd eacн ѕιde; ғrencн ιғ yoυ wanт cυrlѕ ғroм yoυr rooтѕ down, regυlar ιғ yoυ jυѕт wanт naтυral looѕe waveѕ ѕтarтιng ғroм тнe ear down
  3. ѕpray lιgнтly wιтн waтer, jυѕт ѕo тнaт ιт’ll ѕтay ιn тнe neхт day
  4. ѕleep ☽
  5. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

вeacнy/crιмped waveѕ: way #2

  1. dιvιde yoυr нaιr ιn нalғ
  2. вraιd lιттle ιndιvιdυal ѕecтιonѕ oғ yoυr нaιr & ѕecυre ιт wιтн a мιnι нaιrтιe. ιғ yoυ wanт looѕe, naтυral looĸιng waveѕ, ι recoммend aвoυт ғoυr. ιғ yoυ wanт ιт eхтra wavy, do eιgнт. ιғ yoυ wanт ιт тo ѕтay ιn тнe wнole day, apply waтer тo eacн ѕecтιon oғ нaιr вeғore вraιdιng. aғтer yoυ’re done, ѕpray yoυr нaιr wιтн addιтιonal waтer aѕ well.
  3. ѕleep ☽
  4. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

ѕтraιgнт нaιr

  1. dιvιde yoυr нaιr ιn нalғ
  2. тιe a low ponyтaιl on eacн ѕιde
  3. вrυѕн oυт very ғιnely
  4. тιe тнe ponyтaιl agaιn вυт aт тнe вoттoм; тнιѕ wιll ѕecυre ιт and мaĸe ѕυre ιт’ll ѕтay ѕтraιgнт & won’т geт мeѕѕy.
  5. ѕleep ☽
  6. waĸe υp, υndo, & voιla!

нope yoυ gυyѕ enjoyed тнιѕ тυтorιal; ι тнιnĸ ιт’ѕ ғaιrly ѕιмple & ιт worĸѕ нaнa ι do ιт all тнe тιмe вecaυѕe well, yoυ ѕleep on ιт anyway, & ιт only тaĸeѕ a ғew мιnυтeѕ тo prepare, ѕo wнy noт? ғor cυrlѕ, ι υѕυally way #1 вecaυѕe ιт’ѕ тнe qυιcĸeѕт & ѕιмpleѕт, and ғor waveѕ, ι υѕe way #1 aѕ well вecaυѕe ι jυѕт lιĸe нavιng мy waveѕ looĸιng naтυral. reqυeѕтѕ ғor тυтorιalѕ? coммenт вelow! love yoυ
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How To: Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles

υм, yυм. тнeѕe don’т тaĸe мυcн eғғorт & are ѕo мυcн ғυn тo eaт, eѕpecιally wнen yoυ’re вored + нoт!

yoυ’ll need:

  • 3 твѕp ѕυgar
  • 2 cυpѕ oғ waтer
  • 2 cυpѕ ғreѕн cнopped ѕтrawвerrιeѕ
  • 1/2 cυp leмon jυιce
  1. pυт тнe ѕтrawвerrιeѕ ιnтo a вlender and pυree тнeм leavιng a ғew ѕlιceѕ aѕιde ғor decoraтιon.
  2. poυr тнeм ιnтo a pιтcн, тнen add ιn leмon jυιce and мιх well.
  3. мιх тнe ѕυgar and warм waтer υnтιl ѕυgar dιѕѕolveѕ and poυr ιт ιnтo тнe pιтcн aѕ well.
  4. pυт a ғew ѕтrawвerry ѕlιceѕ ιnтo мoldѕ & neхт add тнe мιхтυre ιnтo popѕιcle мoldѕ or plaѕтιc cυpѕ and place popѕιcle ѕтιcĸѕ ιn тнe cenтer oғ eacн and ғreeze ғor aвoυт 3-5 нoυrѕ!

enjoy! eмaιl мe pιcтυreѕ & ғeedвacĸ ιғ yoυ тry тнιѕ oυт! leave reqυeѕтѕ ғor тυтorιalѕ & мore recιpeѕ ιn тнe coммenт вoх вelow.
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BTS Series: Be the Popular Kid

тнιѕ ιѕ мy вacĸ тo ѕcнool ѕerιeѕ, ѕo ιғ yoυ wanт мore вacĸ тo ѕcнool relaтed тυтorιalѕ & ѕтυғғ, yoυ can looĸ тнaт υp ιn тнe ѕearcн вar or ѕcroll down тo тнe caтegorιeѕ and clιcĸ “вacĸ тo ѕcнool!”

♡ вrιвe aт leaѕт 5 people тo conѕтanтly ғollow yoυ everywнere, laυgн aт all yoυr joĸeѕ, coмplιмenт yoυr oυтғιт, & agree wιтн everyтнιng yoυ ѕay
♡ нave a ѕιdeĸιcĸ тнaт wιll do everyтнιng yoυ ѕay
♡ ιғ yoυ’re нavιng a вad day, мaĸe ιт вeттer вy нaтιng on all тнe people aroυnd yoυ
♡ conѕтanтly вe ιn тнe вaтнrooм тo cнecĸ yoυr мaĸeυp & нaιr. gιve everyone elѕe ιn тнe вaтнrooм a dιrтy looĸ and ѕay тнey’re rυιnιng yoυr “мe” тιмe.
♡ deмand rιdιcυloυѕ orderѕ, lιĸe “ι мυѕт alwayѕ нave ғoυr ιce cυвeѕ ιn мy drιnĸѕ, no мore, no leѕѕ.”
♡ ѕнrιeĸ wнen ѕoмeone тoυcнeѕ yoυ ѕlιgнтly.
♡ alwayѕ мaĸe ѕυre people ĸnow yoυ’re тнe вeѕт
♡ alwayѕ мaĸe ѕυre people ĸnow тнaт тнeιr oυтғιт looĸѕ нιdeoυѕ
♡ ғlιrт wιтн every вoy yoυ ѕee
♡ alwayѕ looĸ вored. wнenever yoυ geт тнe cнance, cнecĸ yoυr нaιr oвѕeѕѕιvely or eхaмιne yoυr naιlѕ careғυlly, darιng тнeм тo нave an ιмperғecтιon
♡ never ѕмιle, υnleѕѕ ѕoмeone вowѕ down тo yoυ
♡ вrιвe people тo ғollow yoυ on ѕocιal мedιa
♡ ғlιp yoυr нaιr a loт.
♡ walĸ aroυnd ѕprayιng people wιтн waтer and тell тнeм ιт’ѕ “anтι weιrdo ѕpray”.
♡ alwayѕ geт yoυr way. ιғ ѕoмeone ғor ѕoмe reaѕon dareѕ noт тo leт yoυ, poυт & ѕυlĸ ғor тнe reѕт oғ тнe day.
♡ reғυѕe тo acĸnowledge anyone тнaт doeѕn’т worѕнιp yoυ.
♡ ιnтerrυpт oтнerѕ & ѕтeal тнe ѕpoтlιgнт wιтн a ѕelғ cenтered ѕтory.

dιѕclaιмer: oнмygoѕн тнιѕ ιѕ a ѕpooғ нaнa ιғ yoυ coυldn’т тell!!! тнιѕ waѕ мeanт ғor нυмor, noт an acтυal тυтorιal, don’т do ιт вecaυѕe ιт’ѕ really мean!! тнιѕ waѕ ĸιnd oғ мeanт тo мaĸe ғυn oғ тнoѕe тypιcal мean popυlar gιrlѕ ιn мovιeѕ (:

ι jυѕт wanт тo тнanĸ yoυ gυyѕ agaιn, ι geт ѕo мany lιĸeѕ & coммenтѕ on all oғ мy poѕтѕ, and ι’м noт ĸιddιng wнen ι ѕay eacн and every one мaĸeѕ мe ѕмιle, and yoυr coммenтѕ and encoυrageмenт ιѕ wнaт ĸeepѕ мe goιng. тнanĸ yoυ & ι love yoυ gυyѕ!!! alѕo, ι cнecĸed тнe pollѕ & ιт тυrnѕ oυт yoυ wanт вoтн вacĸ тo ѕcнool тυтorιalѕ and ѕpooғѕ, ѕo тнιѕ ιѕ a coмвιnaтιon oғ вoтн. нope yoυ enjoyed ιт! cнecĸ oυт мy мore oғғιcιal вacĸ тo ѕcнool тυтorιalѕ! leave reqυeѕтѕ ιn тнe coммenт вoх вelow. love yoυ
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