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15 vintage baby girl names that are making a comeback

Coming up with a name for your newborn baby can be a job in itself. You can always look toward a celebrity for inspiration, but chances are that …

Homemade Cookies and Cream Toaster Pastries

<b>Leave the Pop-Tarts at the store and make these fun toaster pastries for dessert that are filled with cookies and cream and glazed to perfection.</b><p>In …

26 Healthy and Portable Mason Jar Meals

The Greatist Team<p>Only a few years ago, mason jars were pretty much strictly for canning. Now, most likely thanks to social media, they’re as trendy …

Afraid of fermentation? Here’s the recipe to start with.

By Jane Touzalin<p>, Multiplatform editor<p>Good morning! We interrupt the furor over faux fireworks to bring you genuine, non-faux news from the world of Food. Let’s start with <b>Maura Judkis</b>’s visit to the Fancy Food Show in New York, where she trailed Whole Foods buyer <b>AnaMaria Friede</b> to see how the buyer …

Food Preservation

How to limit your phone's data usage

Data is expensive, and it's often difficult to tell how much money you're throwing down the drain. While it's almost always a better idea to watch …

Aldi vs. Costco: Are they worth a drive?

In the comments on a recent post, a reader who lives near Costco was wondering if it made sense to make a slightly farther drive to get to …

Five Frugal Things

It’s a Five Frugal Things Thursday this week. Here we go!1. I crisped up some spinach.The last of a bag of spinach from my produce box was getting a …

Frugal Living

My Simple One Touch Rule For Reducing Clutter

One thing I know how to do is to keep a clean home. I’ve passed along a lot of my habits to my husband over the years. The best one I’ve ever shared …

How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

Finding new ways to pay off your mortgage faster is a topic I could discuss endlessly. When I was in the throes of my aggressive mortgage debt …

Personal Finance

Don't Throw That Out! 19 Great Meals You Can Make From Scraps

Trying to save money? Are you also interested in cutting back on food waste? Sure, most of us are on board with that. What you may not know is that …

Food

Make Ahead Breakfast Ideas Your Kids Will Love

| Meg<p>Looking for easy breakfast ideas this summer? Check out this helpful list of <b>Make Ahead Breakfast Ideas Your Kids Will Love</b>.<p>Subscribe for free …

Today's Best Deals for Kids: Architectural Blocks, VTech InnoTab Case, Magnetic Building Blocks, Play-Doh Confetti Set, and more (6/22)

<b>Here are today’s best toy deals (6/22):</b><p>Get the <b>ECR4Kids Architectural Unit Blocks with Carry Case, 48-Piece Set for $39.74</b> right now – Amazon’s best …

Five Frugal Things | With 0 photos

I had this post halfway written yesterday but never finished it! So I’m preempting my grocery post to publish this instead.Apologies for the …

Parenting Hacks - For Parents of School-Age Children

Babies.<p>Toddlers.<p>Teenagers.<p>All of these age groups seem to have entire websites dedicated to the challenges of parenting.<p>But what about the group …

Sorry, Not Sorry: There Is No "One Size Fits All" in Autism Parenting!

Listen up, and please listen carefully. I have something important to say.<p>Or, don't listen. Don't read any further, if you don't want to. Maybe you don't care what I have to say, and that's okay, too.<p>I'm speaking to all of you, though.<p>I'm speaking to all parents to children with autism who have …

Four years' trash, one jar ... zero waste

<b>(CNN) —</b> Meet Lauren Singer, a regular New Yorker with one key difference -- a zero waste lifestyle ... and she's got a jar to prove it.<p>"Within the past four years all the trash that I've produced can fit within a 16 oz mason jar," says Singer, whose blog Trash is for Tossers shines a light on how …

Sustainability

Energy Saving Tips and Sustainability for Your Home

Nowadays, more and more people ‘pretend’ to be environmentally-friendly, but according to the latest statistics, little has been done towards …

Small Houses Rock

<b>Recently, I’ve been reading and hearing some buzz about how small houses are a better choice, for many reasons, as opposed to large, box-style homes.</b> …

6 Beautiful And Stylish Wooden Houses Interiors

Wooden houses are beautiful not only externally, but also internally – what colors, what a texture! Actually, the decorator only remains that …

Organize Your Studio Apartment With These 7 Space-Saving Secrets

Let's take a moment and celebrate the studio apartment, shall we? These (relatively) affordable rental options are the perfect solution for those of us on a budget. Plus, if you're<p>lazya multitasker, this could be your ideal living situation -- everything is in the same room!<p>But for all their …