All Things Caramel.

I. Love. Caramel. 
How it tastes in brownies, as the flavor of my frappacino, as the color of a pea coat…
everything about it.
 
Which is why I’m extremely excited that caramel is one of the hottest hues for Fall 2011.


1. Love this whole outfit, by Madewell
2. Double-wrap watch, Michael Kors
3. Leather boots, Madewell
4. Maya pump, Michael Kors
5. Satchel, Dooney & Bourke
6. Messenger saddle bag, Michael Kors
With tax-free weekend coming up and back-to-school shopping around the corner, I encourage you to keep your eye out for caramel-colored pieces. 
You don’t need to go crazy, just pick one or two nice items that will last you all of fall and winter…
such as a nice pea coat, a leather bag, or caramel colored boots.
Source
 When I said this post was about all things caramel, I really wasn’t lying.
I’m getting my hair done on Saturday (colored and cut). 
I’ve kept it blonde for as long as I can remember, but I’m thinking of going for a more honey, caramel color this time. 
What do you think?
I love Jennifer’s hair color in this picture.
And finally… the reason why I’m starting my diet tomorrow:

Caramel brownies made with german chocolate cake mix.

My friend and I were at Target last night and made a decision to buy all of the ingredients and make these. They’re absolutely divine, a caramel heaven if you will.

Ingredients:
1 package Kraft caramels (14 oz.)
2/3 cup evaporated milk
3/4 cup butter (melted)
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 package German chocolate cake mix

Directions
Melt one package of Kraft caramels and 2/3 cup evaporated milk on the stove.
Separately, mix together German chocolate cake mix, butter, and evaporated milk.
Spread half of the cake batter into a greased pan and bake for 6 minutes at 350 degrees.
After it’s done baking, sprinkle 1 cup of chocolate chips over brownies, then pour the melted caramel on top.
Press the other half of the batter down on top of the melted caramel.
Continue to bake at 350 degrees for 15-18 minutes.

I ate these for breakfast this morning…. (oops). Can you say caramel overload?

Anddd I’m starting my diet tomorrow. No joke.

Hope everyone is having a wonderful Thursday! I loved hearing about all of your favorite beauty products from my last post! πŸ™‚
Love, Cait

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27 Comments

  1. Anonymous

    those brownies look heavenly! and so does the Dooney & Burke bag πŸ™‚

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  2. The brownies look fabulous! And I think you would look great with honey/carmel colored hair! Loving all the carmel pieces you found, I honestly cannot decide which ones are my favorites!

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  3. Caramel is great! and I love Jennifers hair. my hair is really blonde too and I am thinking of getting it more caramel-some lowlights maybe! post pics if you decide to do it!

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  4. LOVING the boots! And Jen Aniston is fabulous always!

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  5. Oh. My. Goodness. I seriously love everything about this post, I'm dying to get my hands on those brownies! I'm such a Jennifer Aniston fan, she always looks gorgeous, so I say go for it!

    β™₯ littlemisssec.blogspot.com

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  6. I love all things caramel too! Such a great color and flavor!

    Becca
    http://blondeslogic.blogspot.com

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  7. HAVE to make those caramel brownies,those boots are gorg and i have a vintage bag that looks JUST like that michael kors saddle bag (save for the logo, obviously!)

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  8. My mom makes those brownies and they're fabulous! I'm thinking after reading this post that I need a caramel colored peacoat this fall!

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  9. Oh my I shouldn't have just read that post! I'm always craving sweets!

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  10. considering I just had the most delicious caramel chewy thingie from a nearby bakery I love this post! I love caramel clothing-sweaters, shoes, bags, love it all! fantastic post.

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  11. I'm having a bunch of girls over tomorrow night for brownie sundaes. I might have to add some caramel to the mix.

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  12. Anonymous

    I literally was just looking at those caramel boots from Madewell! So beautiful.

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  13. I am so glad you posted this. I love this color of leather, and I can never find it. It is so perfect! It goes with everything! Ah, I could rant all day about it's perfection!

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  14. I love caramel colored anything! It is definitely my favorite for boots and purses.

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  15. J. Crew has the cutest caramel mini skirt with buttons down the front! I just bought it and absolutely love it.

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  16. I love those boots!! Caramel is a great fall color!! However when it comes to food, I'm more of an all chocolate girl!!

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  17. Oh I'm thrilled that caramel is one of the new colors for fall! I'm a huge fan! In fact, I'd venture to say that my hair is caramel colored at the moment, although by fall I will be darkening it to more of espresso with caramel highlights.

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  18. Oh my! Those caramel brownies are so yummy looking! Love all your caramel finds!!

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  19. You have to try the salted carmel flavored frozen yogurt- YUM!

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  20. I love the Caramel color too especially in the fall. Those Madewell Boots look amazing in both design and color

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  21. I love Jen Aniston's hair in that pic! DO IT!! MARC by Marc Jacobs also has some gorgeous caramel-ish colored bags out right now… I need to win the lottery asap.

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  22. LOL! Do it! I love the color caramel too!

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  23. You are so cute–I love this caramel filled post! Those boots are to die for and I also really like the watch and D&B bag!

    AND, yes go for it!! I love the dirty blonde/caramelly look!

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  24. Love, love your blog! SO stinkin' sweet. πŸ™‚ I have the same kind of curls as you too, btw.
    Oh and you've found yourself a new follower.
    x

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  25. I love Jennifers hair color. I wish I could find her hair colorist and bribe him/her to do my hair!!! She always has awesome color

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  26. those look insanely delicious – i love caramel anything chocolate bars, in my ice cream – and it definitely is such a perfect color to go with all fall hues xx

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  27. Love the boots and watch. And those brownies look delish!

    By the way, where did you purchase the awesome black wedges with the flower looking strap down the middle?? I saw them a couple posts back.

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