Anna Briggs

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Advanced Pastry Consumption: Kicked-Up Treats to Eat with Your Morning Coffee

This bacon-and-egg delight eats like a breakfast pizza on puff-pastry crust. Need we say more?

Homemade Mascarpone Cheese

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Shelly from Vegetarian 'Ventures shows us how we can have the delicacy that is mascarpone cheese in 10 minutes, using just 2 ingredients.</i><p>I didn't …

Recipes

How-To: DIY Hanging Garden

This weekend, get a jump on your springtime gardening with this DIY hanging garden tutorial from HomeMade Modern!<p>To see how it’s done, you can watch the video above, then head over to HomeMade Modern to see written step-by-step instructions with easy-to-follow photos.

Summer Wardrobe: Day Date Dress

Create your own lovely custom-made summer frock! Use your favorite fitted shirt to draft your own dress pattern with this day date dress tutorial from Elle Apparel!<p>Hello, lovely new warm weather wardrobe! (I love a classic 50s silhouette, don’t you?)<p>Ready to give it a try? Pull out your sewing …

Meyer Lemon Loaf Cake

<b>Meyer Lemon Loaf Cake</b> is one recipe you are going to want to bookmark! Seriously...lemon cake does not get any better than this beauty. Moist, lemony …

19 Triple Chocolate Recipes — For When Double Just Isn't Enough

DIY Giant Fabric Bins for LEGO Storage - The Scrap Shoppe

A couple of months ago I shared some new storage we added to the living room by utilizing the shelf on our Sauder multi-cart, but didn’t tell you how …

Heart Sugar Cookies

This recipe makes cookies perfect for decorating with Royal Icing or any simple glaze.

broccoli parmesan fritters

Last week, it was pointed out to me that among the 750 recipes in the archives, there is but a single recipe that utilizes broccoli. Just one! (It’s …

my favorite brownies

In an effort to put a unique spin on these, I’ve done many things to them over the years: I’ve browned the butter, replaced half the white sugar with …

chicken noodle soup

There are about as many recipes for chicken noodle soup as there are people who enjoy it, which is everyone. Well, everyone but me. I understand that …

apple mosaic tart with salted caramel

My husband likes to joke that every other comment on this site in the month of October is, “Help! I went apple picking and I brought home 20 pounds …

coconut bread

Three weeks ago, we together rolled our eyes because it seemed like everyone was either celebrating spring (pea tendrils! meyer lemons!) or on …

lentil and chickpea salad with feta and tahini

I have an uneven history with chef cookbooks. I have learned the hard way more often than I’ve wished to that just because I might enjoy sitting down …

latke waffles

If you’re anything like me — someone who begins each workday with grand ambitious to be startlingly productive, but finds themselves at 4 p.m. most …

better chicken pot pies

There are over 900 recipes in this site’s archives, [which is completely nuts, but also conveniently gives me an answer to the ever-present “what do …

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How to Build an Inexpensive Hoop-Style Greenhouse

One of the most valuable assets in my garden is my greenhouse. It has allowed me to grow plants that I normally would not be able to grow, produce …

10 Crazy-Good Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

Throw away those old kitschy cocktail meatball recipes that call for grape jelly and frozen meatballs -- these are easy-to-make and so much better.<p><b>1. Cocktail Meatballs</b><p>Throw away those old kitschy cocktail meatball recipes that call for grape jelly and frozen meatballs -- these are easy-to-make and …

Recipes

blue and red berry ricotta galette

Were you about to make a pie for this weekend? Stop. I think you should join me in abandoning Team Pie for Team Galette; you won’t regret it. It’s …

warm lentil and potato salad

You don’t have to look at me like that. I know, <i>I know</i> how you and most people feel about lentils. About how they’re mealy and brown and generally …

Our Favorite Cheesecake Recipes

Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is nothing new, but we spun this one in a fresh direction by swapping out the expected cherries for ruby-red rhubarb-raspberry gelee.

Listen to the Most Relaxing Song Ever

Looking for something to help you relax before bed that doesn't involve popping a pill? You might want to load up your iPod with a song by Manchester …

double chocolate banana bread

I have a theory that Mondays are for repentance, for undoing whatever damages to your liver, psyche or saddlebags you’ve done over the weekend. …

Bridal Musings

Swooning over our 27th Edition of 12 Stunning Wedding Bouquets http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2014/03/12-stunning-wedding-bouquets-27th.html Matt And Lena Photography // Floral Design: Martins Alves

Tutorial: Make pretty gathers using three rows of basting stitches

Preethi from WIDI shows her favorite method for gathering fabric, which uses three rows of basting stitches. Two rows of basting stitches are in the …

Tutorial: Faux button down tunic

Sachiko from Tea Rose home shares a tutorial at Riley Blake Designs showing how to yourself a pretty new top for spring. It’s her faux button down …

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