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Before & After: A Dark & Serene Bathroom

<i>From Ruth</i>: For a bathroom, our budget was, I believe, pretty shoe string, I thought it had been average until I read another blogger mention that she …

Bathrooms

16 Bibimbap Bowl Recipes That’ll Make Dinner a Breeze

The obsession with Korean food here in America is still going strong. Gochujang is now the new Sriracha, kimchi is almost as common as dill pickles and bibimbap bowls are the new go-to takeout option. Instead of ordering your favorite bowl, you should probably learn how to make your own. Make your …

Creative DIY Wallets

Your wallet is something that gets used nearly every day. It’s constantly be opened and closed and pulled in and out of your bag. The same probably …

Sewing

15 Unconventional Ways to Use Bed Sheets

When your bed sheets have become so worn that they’re practically see through to look at, it might be time to invest in some new ones. That doesn’t …

DIY Bed Pocket Caddy

I was talking with my daughter about dorm rooms. I wanted to know what some of the “must haves” were for a new student. You see, my niece is going to …

Baby Shorts Tutorial + Free Pattern

Elizabeth from <i>Mamma Can Do It</i> has a free baby shorts pattern and tutorial for you in size 18 months!

Sewing

How To Make Selvedge & Fabric Christmas Cards

Making your own cards can be economical and fun and is a great way to use up fabric scraps and selvedges. Today I'm making Christmas cards but you …

Make it Coats

15 Crafty Projects Made with Shoe Boxes

Shoe boxes are something we’ve probably all accumulated in our closets before. Everyone knows they’re useful for storing small things, or even just …

Tall Fabric Box-Baskets

I think a lot of people like to make stuff into which they can put other stuff. Every time we come up with a new storage solution, we get rave …

List-Worthy

13 Times We Swooned Over Marshmallow Recipes That Aren’t S’mores

Oh, s’mores, how we love ’em! That gastronomical delight combining ooey-gooey marshmallow with luxurious chocolate… Then the graham cracker crunch at the end simply gets us every time. But fluffy, marshmallow-y goodness doesn’t have to be confined to campfire cooking. If you truly *heart* …

Irene's Middle Eastern Knafeh with Orange Blossom Syrup Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I was fortunate enough to learn this recipe from a wonderful Lebanese woman named Irene. This delicious dessert is made of shredded phyllo soaked in butter with a creamy cheese center and a drizzling of orange blossom simple syrup. It's a sweet enjoyed all over the Middle East: …

Puff Pastry

Key Lime Pie

Key Lime Pie is simply THE pie of summer! This recipe has an amazing coconut graham cracker crust, a creamy lime interior, and a perfectly sweet …

Forget The Pancakes, This Blueberry Dish Is So Much Better…

Blueberry Buttermilk Breakfast Cake<p>Save<p>Breakfast is (by far) our favorite meal, so it’s only natural for us to get excited about new and delicious …

Mouthwatering Slow Cooker Recipes When You Have Guests To Entertain – Page 2

2) Slow Cooker Mexican Style Meat (2 of 5)<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>The recipe can be made using pork, venison, beef, and chicken. It will freeze well and can be …

Cooking

Fakin' Bacon

For some of us, there is nothing like the smell of bacon cooking in the kitchen on a Sunday morning. The sweet and smoky aroma takes over the room as …

Food

20 Best Chicken Soups Ever

Who doesn’t love a delicious bowl of hot soup? It’s healthy, it’s tasty, it’s good for you. And when it comes to chicken, well, we just love it.<p>So …

How to Bake Cakes That Are (Truly) Good For You

As her new book launches in London, we catch up with Henrietta Inman, the pioneering chef revolutionising patisserie with her sumptuous gluten, dairy …

Dessert

5 Top Chefs Share Their Favorite Burger Recipes

Master the grill this July 4th<p>There's no better way to kick off the upcoming long weekend than by throwing a backyard bash. This Fourth of July get your red, white, and blue decor up and your grill out. With no food more quintessentially American than the burger, we grilled five New York City chefs …

15 Trash-to-Treasure Crafts That'll Entertain Your Kids for Less

Keeping the kids happy has never been cheaper.<p>Toys don't have to be store-bought to achieve Most Valuable Player status. First, try making one of these DIY projects out of stuff you were planning to throw away.

How To Find Out If Your Skin Has Warm, Neutral, Or Cool Undertones

<b>This is too easy.</b><p><i>For SELF, by Alexis Bennett</i><p>Jocelyn Runice<p>Finding the perfect makeup shades can sometimes seem like an endless battle. Get it wrong and your skin can end up with a pasty, sallow, greenish, or even orange-y appearance. But once you've found your skin's undertones, choosing the best …

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5 Rules for Improvising When Baking

Dig into the comments on the Epicurious recipes, and one thing is immediately apparent: Epi readers love our recipes, but even more, they love to …

7 Must-Try Sandwiches That Are to Die For

More by Tiffany<p>I am a huge sandwich person, especially in summer when the kids are out of school. I also love sandwiches I can make in a Crock Pot …

Herbed Scotch Egg with Garlic Aioli

Set deep fryer to 370°F (188°C)<p>Place everything, with the exception of the eggs, in a mixing bowl and kneed like bread for 1 minute until it sticks …

Scotch Eggs

Try To Get Through This Recipe For Steak-Stuffed Garlic Bread Without Drooling

...Told ya so.

Cooking

Healthy living garlic and herb chicken with creamy mushroom sauce

<i>This healthy living garlic and chicken recipe tastes wonderful and is great for the waistline too.</i><p>Preheat the oven to gas 5, 190°C or fan 170°C and …

Food

Pea Potstickers with Cabbage and Ginger

<i>Post sponsored by Cascadian Farm. See below for more details.</i>When I was writing the Easy Vegetarian Kitchen, it took me a bit to solidify the 50 base …

Recipes

The Complete Guide to Making Dumplings at Home

“Dumplings are a complete meal in one bite,” explains Hannah Cheng, co-founder of the dumpling specialist Mimi Cheng’s in NYC’s East Village. “You …