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Is it okay for Christians to read or watch Harry Potter?

<b>Published on</b> May 26th, 2015 | <i>by Discussion Questions</i><p><b>OLIVIA WRITES:</b> I am not allowed to read or watch <i>Harry Potter</i> but I know many Christians who …

Books

16 Potentially Embarrassing Things Everyone’s Done At Least Once

Right? These aren’t just things I do? This article might go horribly, horribly wrong for me…<p><b>1.</b> You’ve put food in the microwave, then raced to and …

How to Grow Your Own Lemon Tree From Seed

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Top 20 Most Easy DIY Vertical Garden Ideas With a Big Statement

These HOT Older Guys Will Smash Your Ridiculous Ideas About Aging.<p>15 Things Guys Do That Turn Women Off.<p>13 Facts About US Elections That Will Tickle …

Aging

A Visual Guide to What Colors Communicate

When you are designing your blog or website, how do you decide what colors to use? Your choice will make a difference on how others receive and …

8 Flower Arrangement Mistakes to Avoid

Whether you get them from a florist or the grocery store, give your blooms the attention they deserve.<p>Fresh flowers are a speedy way to brighten any space in your home. But take the time to avoid the mistakes that diminish your bouquet's staying power.<p><b>1. Going overboard choosing blooms</b>We're all for …

10 Brilliant Uses For Banana Peels

From whitening your teeth to making your garden grow pest-free, check out these clever uses for banana peels from the folks at <i>First For Women</i>:<p><b>1. Grill a juicier piece of chicken</b> <br>You're a grill master...except when it comes to skinless chicken breasts. They're so lean that they dry out faster than …

10 DIY Wall Art Ideas from Recycled Materials

Spring! Spring! Spring! Something about a change in seasons always makes me rethink every decor choice I've made in every room of my house. Adding …

Wall Art

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

I am firmly in the camp that there's no such thing as "too much chocolate." I'd be perfectly happy enjoying even just a bite of chocolate every …

Dessert

Easy Piping Techniques for Cupcakes

Hi friends! Today I'm doing something a little different. I'm going to show you a few of my favorite piping techniques for cupcakes. I even made a …

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

<i>Gluten free chocolate chip cookies. Small batch cookie recipe makes 6 cookies.</i><p>My Mom is coming to visit this week to help stock my freezer with meals …

Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting | Williams-Sonoma Taste

A real southern classic, red velvet cake has just a hint of cocoa and a lovely red crumb. True to tradition, these party-worthy cupcakes are topped with rich cream cheese frosting. If you want to amp up the red hue, replace 1 Tbs. of the cocoa with flour and add an extra 1 tsp. of red food coloring.<p>…

Dessert

29 Boredom Busters Your Kids Will Actually Love

Because you refuse to hear the b-word.