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French Macarons

Macarons are light-as-a-feather French confections that can be assembled pulling from a mix-and-match palette of sweet fillings and bases. Our recipe for this sophisticated French treat offers variations for vanilla bean, chocolate, peanut, coconut, raspberry and pistachio macarons.

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Interior Design

7 Menu Organizer DIYs to Plan Dinner All Week Long

Getting more organized is probably one of the most common New Year’s resolutions out there. However, you can’t be organized if you don’t have the tools to do it. Boxes will hide junk. Files will hide paper. But what about things like your nightly dinners? Planning a weekly menu will help you stay …


15 Secrets Every Home Cook Should Know

When it comes to prepping a well-made meal, safety and flavor take equal billing for professional chefs.<p>There's an expression used to define what goes on behind-the-scenes in a restaurant kitchen: "choreographed chaos." An efficient kitchen staff operates quickly, quietly, and keeps up with the …

Makeover: Plastic Storage Drawers

You can buy plastic storage drawers from any WalMart or Target and use them for a variety of things. they’re great for make-up, toys, socks, craft …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Laundry Rooms

Chocolate Marshmallow Pie

Happy Fall, everyone!<p>Welcome to my brand new blog and my first official blog post. With the cooler air and cozy sweaters comes the urge to bake and …

28 Genius Hacks Every Lazy Parent Needs To Know

Because you deserve to be a little lazy with all that you do.

The Other Way to Use Bourbon: Chocolate Pie

Have yourself a slice.<p>There is no better time for pie than in the late-summer months, but this one will last even when the in-season fruit fillings are long gone. The inspiration? "I am a bourbon drinker, and a pastry chef," says Hedy Goldsmith (of Michael's Genuine Food & Drink and her upcoming …

The Surprising but Simple Thing That Can Save Your Relationship

Who's up for a double date?<p><i>This article was written by Jessica Migala and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>When it comes to your relationship, four is better than two. Couples who spent time with other couples reported feeling more passionately in love with each other, according to a new …

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9 Chocolate Pies That Will Rock Your World

If you’re the kind of person who would always choose a slice of pie over a piece of cake, then it doesn’t get much better than a big slice of …