The Beauty Department -- Double Rope Braid Bun. Pull hair into 2 ponytails side by side, section each into two and rope braid. Twist right rope braid counter-clockwise and in, then do the same with the left rope braid. Finish with hairspray.
Cake mix cookie bars: 1 Box yellow cake mix (I used Betty Crocker) 1 Small box instant vanilla pudding Cup water Cup vegetable oil 2 Eggs 1 Cup chocolate chips. I used cup holiday mini M&M’s and cup milk chocolate chips.
The Ultimate Guide to Chocolate Chip Cookies by Tessa, author behind Handle the Heat. I used the Nestle Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe as my control and made little changes and variations in techniques and ingredients .