Friday, April 29, 2016

ROASTED CARROTS SOUP


Who would not like to enjoy
a bowl of 
ROASTED CARROTS SOUP
 It's delicious and is so 
good for you.
Go to your farmers market
get your local grown or organic
to make your bowl of soup.

The benefits in eating this soup
Beta-Carotene which stop the sign of aging
fill with antioxidant and help with lung and heart disease.
Vitamin A, C, K this combo of vitamin is a big
boost for your health and skin.


INGREDIENTS
2 Cups of Carrots (peeled)
1 Small Onion dice
1 Garlic Clove slice
2 Teaspoons Olive Oil
1 Teaspoon Butter (unsalted)
1 Teaspoon Honey
Pinch of Sea Salt
1 Tablespoon Flour
1 Teaspoon Ginger (Powder)
3 Cups of Vegetable Broth 
1 Tablespoon Sour Cream (Optional)

DIRECTIONS
Preheat oven at 395 degree
Peeled the Carrots and discard the top
Place peeled and remove top Carrots
on a baking sheet,
Drizzle with Olive Oil, 1 teaspoon Honey
add a pinch of Sea Salt.
Bake for 45 minutes or until Carrots are slight tender
Let them cool and slice.

GOOD TO KNOW
By roasting the carrots it bring
out their natural sweetener.

 In a large pot add the dice small Onion, slice Garlic
to 1 teaspoon of Olive Oil and Unsalted Butter
Sauteed until translucent,
Add the 1 Tablespoon of Flour
Stir until is well incorporated.
Add 1 Teaspoon of Ginger stir well.
Pour the 3 Cups of Vegetable Broth
and the slice Roasted Carrots.
Salt and Pepper to taste
Let it simmer for 35 minutes
Bring it down to room temperature
In batches process in a food processor or blender
until the consistency you prefer.
In this case semi creamy.

Add back to the pot heat up
and serve with a dollop of sour cream.


IMAGES OF THE STEPS

Peeled and Remove The Top
Place On To A Baking Sheet
Drizzle With 1 Teaspoon of Olive Oil and Honey
Sprinkle with Pinch of Sea Salt
 Sauteed Small Dice Onion and
1 Garlic Clove Slice in 1 Teaspoon Olive Oil
1 Teaspoon of Butter
Until Translucent
add 1 Tablespoon Flour
Stir until is Well Incorporated

Add the 1 Teaspoon Ginger
Stir Well

 Pour the 3 Cups of Vegetable Broth add
The Slice Roasted Carrots
Cook for 35 minutes
Set aside bring to room temperature

Process in Batches
In a Food Processor or Blender
Blend until the consistency you prefer
This is semi creamy.

Add Back To The Pot
Heat and Serve
Garnish with a Dollop
of Sour Cream (Optional)


FINAL RESULTS

ENJOY

ALWAYS BEAUTIFY YOUR PLATE!!!

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ROASTED CARROTS SOUP
By roasting the carrots it bring out their natural sweetener.
Ingredients
  • 2 Cups Carrots (peeled)
  • 1 Onion (diced)
  • 1 Garlic Clove (sliced
  • 2 teaspoons Olive Oil
  • 1 teaspoon Unsalted Butter
  • 1 teaspoon Honey
  • Pinch Sea Salt (fined)
  • 1 Tablespoon Flour (all-purpose)
  • 1 teaspoon Ginger (powder)
  • 3 Cups Vegetable Broth
  • 1 Tablespoon Sour Cream (optional)
Instructions
Preheat oven at 395 degree Peeled the Carrots and discard the top Place peeled and remove top Carrots on a baking sheet, Drizzle with Olive Oil, 1 teaspoon Honey add a pinch of Sea Salt. Bake for 45 minutes or until Carrots are slight tender Let them cool and slice. In a large pot add the dice small Onion, slice Garlic to 1 teaspoon of Olive Oil and Unsalted Butter Sauteed until translucent, Add the 1 Tablespoon of Flour Stir until is well incorporated. Add 1 Teaspoon of Ginger stir well. Pour the 3 Cups of Vegetable Broth and the slice Roasted Carrots. Salt and Pepper to taste Let it simmer for 35 minutes Bring it down to room temperature In batches process in a food processor or blender until the consistency you prefer. In this case semi creamy.
Details
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 2

Thursday, April 28, 2016

APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS

APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS

APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS by beautify11 featuring a body con dress

Flower prints dresses
and accessories
make the look so feminine
and classy.
So if is rainy add a sunshine
with your outfit.
 Everyone will bloom
when they look at you.

APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS

Ladies how do you brighten the day with your outfit?

Body con dress
$35 - janenorman.co.uk


Acne Studios jean jacket
$270 - brownsfashion.com


High heel sandals
nordstromrack.com


Ted Baker pink purse
$125 - selfridges.com


Fulton blue umbrella
$27 - selfridges.com

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

STAY ON TOP OF YOUR AGENDA

STAY ON TOP OF YOUR AGENDA

STAY ON TOP OF YOUR AGENDA by beautify11 featuring a tea mug

STAY ON TOP OF YOUR AGENDA
Easy say than done
this day we try to catch up 
with so much in our lives.
At work and at home!
I do know if you keep
yourself organize
with a calender
noting down all
your to do by day.
You will
Stay on Top of Your Agenda

HAPPY ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONAL DAY!!!!

Ladies how do you stay on top of your agenda share.....
Long sleeve shirt
shein.com


Alexander McQueen blazer
$1,655 - harrods.com


Alexander McQueen high waisted skirt
$485 - alexandermcqueen.com


Christian Louboutin black pumps
$480 - italist.com



Ipad case
ahalife.com


Lipstick
amazon.in


Kate Spade tea mug
$32 - selfridges.com

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

KEEP IT SIMPLE

KEEP IT SIMPLE

KEEP IT SIMPLE by beautify11 featuring a white shirt

I'm a big believer that in the warm
weather less is more.
Wrap yourself in a light comfy skirt
with cute sandals.
To go to an event this summer
You will look amazing
in this style.
Ladies 
Keep It Simple

Ladies do you believe less is more in the warm weather?

T By Alexander Wang white shirt
bagheeraboutique.com


Étoile Isabel Marant red skirt
$205 - farfetch.com


Jack Rogers sandals
tradesy.com


Skemo beach tote
calypsostbarth.com


Flora Bella sun hat
calypsostbarth.com


Le Specs mirror sunglasses
intermixonline.com


Tech accessory
case-mate.com

Monday, April 25, 2016

SAVE YOUR PENNIES LADIES

Looking for products that work the
same and very similar to the
high end but not sure.
Here I will share
a few beauty products
that will 
SAVE YOUR PENNIES LADIES

After reading this and giving it a try 
you will have extra money for other
things shoes, clothes, handbag
an item you might have an eye on.
Why spend more if you could get the same result for less.

HIGH END
CLARISONIC SKINCARE SYSTEM
There is nothing negative about this product
works great and make your skin looks amazing.

Some people prefer to spend their money wisely
and are frugal so I have to said
That Olay Professional Pro-X Advance Cleansing System
that is only 29.95 less than The Clarisonic Skin Care System
that runs for $145  it give a good run for the money.
So if you own a Clarisonic keep it if not
and want to save your pennies give Olay a try.

DUPE
OLAY PROFESSIONAL PRO-X CLEANSING SYSTEM

HIGH END
JOSIE MARAN CLEANSING OIL

Great oil but do we really want to spend
35 dollars when there is an alternative 
that work as close to this and also contains jojoba oil
a great benefit for the skin.
Garnier is a great brand to consider.

DUPE
GARNIER CLEAN NOURISHING CLEANSING OIL

19.82 dollars and is nourish your skin
give it a try I had use both and I prefer
Garnier over Josie Maran
 I felt a big difference on my skin.

HIGH END
INSTYLE BEST BEAUTY
GIORGIO ARMANI LUMINOUS SILK FOUNDATION

Is light weight and give a nice amount of coverage
runs for 60 dollars you want to save some cash
in your pocket L'oreal True Match Super Blendable
and it contains SPF 17 which Giorgio Armani doesn't 
Very close in formula and coverage

DUPE
ALLURE AWARD WINNER
L'OREAL TRUE MATCH SUPER BLENDABLE FOUNDATION


11 dollars and works as good as the high end sold.

HIGH END 
STRIVECTIN ADVANCE RETINOL INTENSIVE NIGHT CREAM


79 dollars retinol cream to restore and correct
wrinkles and facial lines
The dupe is 
Roc Rectinol Correxion Deep 
Wrinkle Night Cream.

DUPE
ROC RECTINOL CORREXION DEEP WRINKLE NIGHT CREAM
Winner of beauty choice 
and it only cost 21 dollars

HIGH END 
 CREME DE LA MER

You might not have a star pocket
but you could look like you do
try the product and comes close 
enough giving your skin the same radiance
without breaking your bank
La Mer price 178.00 dollars


Dupe
MARIO BADESCU SKIN CARE SEAWEED NIGHT CREAM  



Hello 22 dollars awesome benefits.



I hope this put your pocket at ease and 
see that you could always find an alternative
and save yourself some money.

Ladies had you try any of these products what is your intake in dupes?

Friday, April 22, 2016

BURST OUT BLUEBERRIES MUFFIN

I like to grab fresh fruits
enjoy them hot or cold
by incorporating them into
any recipe that comes to mind.
In this case 
BURST OUT BLUEBERRIES MUFFIN
So many benefits to eat blueberries
Let just say they are the second
post popular berries after Strawberries.

Here How It Benefits Your Health and Skin

It helps with Brain, Heart Insulin response.
Low In Fat
Excellent source of Fiber
Outstanding source of Manganese
This help your bone develop 
converting fat carb to fat energy
Vitamin C
Full resveratrol another powerful
antioxidant that promotes and take your
skin to a whole new level.
Fights free radical protects against UV damage
and maintain collagen and moisture level
which help reduce the skin from aging.

INGREDIENTS

DRY
1 1/2 Cup Flour
1/3 Cup Brown Sugar
1 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1 Teaspoon Salt
WET
2 Eggs
1/3 Cup Vegetable Oil
 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract
1/4 Teaspoon Fresh Lemon Juice
1/4 Cup of Milk

INCORPORATE
1 1/4 Cup of Blueberries

DIRECTION

Preheat oven 375 degree

In a mixing bowl add all the dry ingredients whisk well
In a separate mixing bowl
add all the wet ingredients whisk well

Add The Dry Ingredients into the wet ingredients
mix well
Incorporate the Blueberries
Filled greased muffin tin half full 
Bake for 15-20 minutes
Until testing toothpick comes out clean
Cool completely and serve.

Here is the non-stick spray I use


IMAGES OF PROCESS

Dry Ingredients
Whisk well incorporating
all the dry ingredients

Wet Ingredients
Whisk well incorporating 
all the ingredients

Add Dry Ingredients Into
Wet Ingredients

The Mixture Should Look Like This

Incorporated The Berries Into The Mixture




Pour Mixture Into Greased Muffin Tin Almost To
The Top

 Bake in a 375 Degree Oven for 15-20 minutes.

COOL COMPLETELY SERVE

FINAL RESULT


 ENJOY

 BURST WITH BLUEBERRIES

 ALWAYS BEAUTIFY YOUR PLATE!!!