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What To Put In a 3 Day Survival Kit: Building Emergency Kit

We all know that unexpected situations like hurricanes, summer or winter storms, tornadoes, earthquakes, etc. can happen at any time, all year round. …

Garden Markers DIY made with Wine Corks - A Thrifty Mom - Recipes, Crafts, DIY and more

<b>Garden Markers DIY made with Wine Corks</b><br>With spring on the horizon you may be thinking about all things garden related. Garden markers can be a great …

Crafting

How To Prepare and Plant A Flower Bed

I love both flowering plants and cut flowers -- seeing them in the garden or in a vase in the house makes my little heart patter in a very good way. …

Make A Strawberry Tower With Built-In Water Reservoir

The best strawberries you'll ever taste could come from your garden. Build your own strawberry tower from recycled plant pots, and you'll have …

10 Magical European Cities You Need To Take In Before You Check Out

Let me begin by making a very clear and concise statement: Get your ass to Europe.<p>Do you realize how selfish you are being to yourself by not going? …

How to choose between Thailand’s classic gulf islands

With hundreds of dreamy tropical islands scattered along Thailand’s extensive coastline, choosing your ideal island escape can be overwhelming. Each one of those specks in the ocean is a tantalising composition of turquoise water, lush jungles and divine beaches – so how's a traveller to …

My Favourite South American Country

<b>One question I’m often asked is: Which is your favourite country? It is impossible to choose just one country, so I prefer to choose my favourite</b> …

Molten Chocolate Cakes {video!}

Molten Chocolate Cakes {video!}<p>Yields 2<p>10 minPrep Time<p>13 minCook Time<p>23 minTotal Time<p>Save Recipe<p>Print Recipe<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup (2 ounces) semisweet …

Salted-Caramel Six-Layer Chocolate Cake

If you don't own a candy thermometer, this cake offers a good excuse to buy one. It sounds a little nitpicky, but the caramel should reach exactly 238 degrees. (Any less and the cake layers wont hold together properly; any more and the caramel will turn hard.) Precision will also pay off with the …

Dessert

Packing List: What to Pack for a Trip to New Zealand

83<p>31<p>10K<p>31<p>Shares 10K<p><i>Some posts on this site contain affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, I may earn a</i> …

Backpacking

24 Feisty Tequila Cocktails You Need In Your Life

Because there's always time for tequila.

Smashed Lemon Potatoes

Side dishes can make a good meal great. They are the supporting actors to a well-prepared piece of meat, which, if performing well, can hog the …

Happy Bastille Day! | Williams-Sonoma Taste

In honor of Bastille Day, we’ve pulled together a selection of French recipes (like <i>gougères</i>, <i>steak au poivre</i>, and of course, <i>frites</i>). Mix and match to create your own dinner party menu. <i>Vive la France!</i><p><b>Kir Royales</b><br>The classic French Champagne apéritif will get your meal off to a festive start. You can …

Sweet & Sour Pork

It’s been less than a week since I arrived in Malaysia and I’m already spending all my time devouring Malaysia’s goodness. I know, I have to admit …

Peel-and-Eat Grilled Shrimp with Harissa

• In a large bowl, toss the shrimp with the lime juice and 1/4 cup of the olive oil. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.<br>• Meanwhile, in a small skillet, …

Muhammara | Lands & Flavors

Muhammara<p>A classic recipe for Muhammara, a roasted red pepper spread with a spicy, sweet, tangy, garlicky, and smoky flavor.<p>Author: Lands & …

Broccoli and Cheese Tots

posted <b>November 12, 2014</b> by <b>Gina</b><p>Broccoli, cheddar, If you need a way to get your picky family members to eat their broccoli, give these yummy broccoli …

4 Style Trends to Look For in 2015

Say hello to a new year—and new style updates<p>Dressing like an adult doesn't have to be boring. You can still dress for your age while still keeping your look interesting and fresh. These details are sure to get you noticed for all the right reasons.<p><b>1. Joggers</b> <br>Tailored sweats have made their mark on …

Men's Fashion

4 Dishes for a New Year's Hangover

<i>For our Provisions shop, we search for the best and most beautiful things for our kitchen and home. We want to spread the love, so we're talking about some of our favorite products and why they're tops.</i><p><i>Today: Head aching from too much revelry and Champagne? Make a meal to soothe yourself.</i><p>The …

4 Cocktails Made From Hangover Cures

Credit: Andy Kryza<p>By: Andy Kryza and Dave Shenaut<p>Everybody's got their go-to hangover cure, whether it's coconut water, greasy diner food, or just watching <i>She's The Man</i> on repeat while weeping. And a little hair of the dog always does the trick! Actually, dietitians argue that you're setting …

Grilled Pineapple Pork Sandwiches

What do you mean by Sugar Free? Sugar Free January…<p>You knew it was coming, right? A bombardment of photos…<p>Monday, Monday, Mondayyyyy. The day where …

The Canyon Bistro’s French Onion Soup

The location of Topanga is in the Santa Monica Mountains, between Pacific Palisades and Malibu. Topanga is known as a bohemian enclave attracting …

The Mid-Winter Margarita

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. This cocktail is brought to you by thebar.com.</i><p><i>Today: The quickest -- and most delicious -- way to make it</i> not <i>feel like November.</i><p>Margaritas -- like fried …

Savory Recipe: Mini Chicken Pot Pies

If you love the taste and comfort of a traditional pot pie, but hate the hassle of making it and the mess that comes along with serving and eating …

10 Next-Level Party Appetizers

The key to throwing a memorable party? Incredible food. (A stocked bar and killer playlist will only get you so far, you know.) From mini chicken and waffles to Sriracha-laced deviled eggs, these are the original PureWow appetizer recipes that will earn you host or hostess of the year.<p><b>MINI …

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The Food Lab: Hasselback Potato Gratin (These Might Be the Best Potatoes Ever)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Every online food recipe trend has its watershed moment, the point at which it goes from being a fun project to going full-on viral. It's usually when bacon gets added to it. It's the moment when every blog and Instagram feed is so saturated with it that even …

23 Creative Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Soup

From soups to salads, here are 23 of our favorite recipes to cook with a pantry staple, lentils.<p><b>One of the most humble pantry items is also one of our favorites</b>: The lentil. From stews and soups to salads and side dishes, they're a real recipe workhorse. Grab a pot and some stock—here are our …

Cooking