Amanda Casten

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How to Make a Relationship Last: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

Love is wonderful, love is joy, love is the greatest thing in the world… Love is also an enormous pain in the ass. Marriage is hard work.<p>(Older …


Backyard Built: 10 Outdoor Furniture DIYs

(Image credit: Angie Diersman for eHow)<p>Many of us have spent the last six months daydreaming about warm weather, so let's spend these last few cool, …

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10 Science-Backed Ways to Become a Happier Person

A boatload of research offers practical advice you can use to start being happier today.<p>Science has landed a probe on a comet hurtling through space, wiped smallpox from the face of the earth, and split the atom. Surely research can come up with a few ways to make humans happier.<p>Thanks to the …


10 Stress-Free Suppers for the Entire Family

Planning family meals shouldn't make you want to pull your hair out. Here are ten easy recipes that don't require any hard-to-find ingredients or too much advance planning. And the best part about these stress-free suppers: even picky eaters will polish off their plates.<p><b>1. Grilled Moroccan …


How to Make Delicious Greens (Without Sautéing Them in Olive Oil)

<i>Even if you’re doing your best to cook root-to-leaf and nose-to-tail, there are probably still some edible bits you’re missing. Every other Sunday,</i> <i>we'll focus on one overlooked scrap, and show you how to turn what would otherwise be trash into a dish to treasure.</i><p><i>Today: The summer braise you'll want</i> …

Do You Know the 5 French Mother Sauces?

At pretty much any cooking school, one of the first (if not <i>the</i> first) things that students are taught is how to make the five French mother sauces. …

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