Brenda Ferrier

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How to Cook Adventurously without Spending a Fortune

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Trying new recipes and purchasing a long list of ingredients can sometimes strain</i> …

11 Things You Probably Shouldn't Put in the Dishwasher

Moving into an apartment with a dishwasher was a game changer for me. I didn't have to be as picky with what I used in the kitchen because I knew it …

Kitchens

Jamie Oliver's Red, White & Blue Pantry Makes Me Want to Be a More Organized Person

(Image credit: Jamie at Home)<p>I find photos of organized pantries to be so seductive, like little fantasy kitchen worlds in which I never make a mess …

Jamie Oliver

When I Eat Healthy, It's Because I Prepped These 5 Foods in Advance

We all know that preparation is the biggest aid to healthy yet easy and convenient eating — however you want to define <i>healthy</i> for your particular …

Healthy Eating

How To Get Grease Stains Out of Clothing

Perfectly wonderful and pricey clothes can meet their match with one quick spill or unexpected splatter. Often small and inconspicuous, grease stains …

Washing Machines

5 Tips for Picking a Perfect Melon

(Image credit: sarsmis/Shutterstock)<p>If picking a ripe melon feels like a completely daunting task, I can assure you that you're not alone. Sometimes …

Watermelon

Palaeolithic diet: Should we all eat like cavepeople?

We know modern convenience food can be unhealthy for us, but is reverting to a prehistoric diet the answer? Claudia Hammond examines the evidence.<p>They didn’t eat pizzas or curry. Not a single slice of cake would have passed their lips. They hunted animals for their meat, caught fish and collected …

Nutrition

20 Awesome Things to Say That Will Radically Improve Your Life - TIME

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to</i> <i>entrepreneurs and business owners</i>. The article below was …

Self-improvement

iPhone or Android: it's time to choose your religion

Starting this fall, it'll be much harder to switch between Android and iOS<p>It’s impossible for Google or Apple to introduce a new feature, let alone a whole new revision, to their mobile operating systems without it instantly being compared to the other’s alternative. The sparks that inflame heated …

How to Clear Your Clutter

The important questions you need to ask when cleaning your closet.<p>If you long for an organized home that makes you truly happy, advice from Lauren Rosenfeld & Dr. Melva Green could help. Consider the following when cleaning out...<p><b>Set Your Intentions:</b> What energy do you want to create in each space …

Dining Rooms