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Purple reign: 10 plants to bring shades of ultra violet into your garden

The royal hue of purple is back in vogue. Ever since Pantone named ‘Ultra Violet’ its colour of the year for 2018 consumers have been racing to keep up. A perennially popular choice for gardens, there are over 170 shades of purple in the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Colour Chart – used by …

UltraViolet

How-To: Origami Star Holiday Decorations

Transform your favorite sheets of decorative paper into paper origami star holiday ornaments with this easy-to-follow tutorial that PaperShaker shared on Mollie Makes.<p>I love the metallic papers used in the tutorial, it makes me think of vintage-inspired tin ornaments!<p>Ready to give it a try? Click …

Sewing Leather: The keys to successful projects

Different materials may need different handling for a sewing project to be successful. For leather and sewing with fur, however, the key is being …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

When You're Baking and Run Out of Eggs, Use These

It's happened to all of us: the deep craving for brownies hits and you head straight to the kitchen to get baking. You start mixing and stirring, …

Breakfast

Magic coffee cake

20cm rectangle cake tin, silicone or greased with butter and lined with baking parchment<p>SERVES<p>8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500ml milk<br>• 30g instant coffee<br>• 4 eggs, separated<br>• 150g caster sugar<br>• 1 tbsp water<br>• 125g butter<br>• 115g plain flour<br>• pinch of salt<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 150C/300F/gas mark 2.<p>Heat the milk and coffee in a …

Simple Maxi Skirt DIY

With the weather changing everyday here in NC, there is no time like the present to make a few of my favorite simple maxi skirt patterns to add to my …

Here Are 5 Beauty Podcasts To Download Immediately

In this age of instant visual gratification via platforms like Instagram and Snapchat, podcasts offer a slower, quirkier way to get information, a sort of throwback to talk radio that you can listen to at your own convenience. While esoteric subjects abound in the podcast universe and it may seem …

Slow Cooker Broccoli Beef | Creme De La Crumb

<i>Super easy Slow Cooker Broccoli Beef! The sauce is AMAZING – so much better tasting and healthier than takeout!</i>

Olive Garden-Style Slow Cooker Zuppa Toscana

Save<p>One of the yummiest items on the menu at Olive Garden is their Zuppa Toscana. We love this creamy concoction that’s loaded with Italian sausage …

Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks | Jamie Oliver

Nigel Slater’s lentil recipes

There’s a surfeit of lentils in the cupboard. Not only beautiful lentilles du puy, those diminutive beads the colour of country roof slates, but the less fashionable yet equally delicious brown lentils. This is the common variety – the sparrow of the pulse world – and it has a warm, spicy note and …

Recipes

Slow cooker chilli con carne

This 10 hour slow-cooked family chilli recipe is perfect for preparing in the morning and enjoyed by all at tea time<p>A lovely, warming recipe for chilli, and it's easily made gluten-free, too.<p>SERVES<p>Five<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 medium onion, finely chopped<br>• 1 teaspoon soft brown sugar<br>• 1 red pepper, …

Exactly How to Choose a Paint Color

If you've ever bought a can of supposed seafoam paint only to find out it looks more like mint chip on your walls, you know that what you see in the store isn't always what you get at home.<p>Or maybe you never even reached that point because you were so overwhelmed by all the paint options. To …

Slow Cooker Chicken Teryaki - The Midnight Baker

Slow Cooker Chicken Teryaki<p>A slow cooker gourmet meal that’s fit for company.<p>Another adventure in crock pot cooking!<p>This is one of the best ones I’ve …

Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken

I had spent the whole day swimming with my kids and realized when we got home at 3 that I needed to have dinner ready by 6:00 when the husband walked …

Green Bean Amandine Recipe

• Trim the beans, cutting off a small part of each end. Look over the beans, discarding any that are wrinkled or limp or have soft spots. Rinse the …

10 of the best beauty tutorials on YouTube

We're sure you're aware that in the past few years, YouTube vloggers have become some of the rising stars of the beauty world. From the gorgeous …

The Korean Solution For Oily Skin

<i>Another day, another slew of questions about the Korean approach to skincare. Last time she wrote us, Alicia Yoon (Peach & Lily's co-founder) took on</i> …

Skin Care

Blood Ties

Two brilliant college lovers were convicted of a brutal slaying. All these years later, why has the case become a cause?<p>The door was locked but the light outside was burning bright, and when the three women arrived for bridge with Mr. Haysom they were puzzled to find no one answering the bell. The …

A Hamptons Mom Vanishes—And No One Says A Word

Lilia Aucapina was a beloved face on the East End, a devoted mom and active in community service. And then she vanished without a trace.<p><i>UPDATE: The</i> …

Crime

Banana Pancakes

Servings: Makes twelve 4-inch pancakes<p>Total Time: 20 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>For Pancakes<p>1-1/2 cups all purpose flour, spooned into measuring cup and …

Your Next Lunch Needs This Thai Salad in a Jar

Given a choice between sandwiches or this Thai beef noodle salad, we’re pretty confident that you’re going to pick the salad (cue shocked face). This salad has it all: layers of fresh crunchy veggies, leftover beef (or any other meat/fish/tofu), slurpy vermicelli noodles and the only spicy Thai …

Food

Slow Cooker Fudge | Creme De La Crumb

<i>Creamy, easy homemade fudge made right in your crock pot! Top it with coarse sea salt for extra richness and elegance!</i>

20 Slow Cooker Desserts to Cheer Up Chilly Nights

Dessert

Gardens: grow your own mini kiwis

Easy to grow, easy to harvest and easy to peel… the super-sweet mini kiwi is a grape-sized delight<p>Imagine if a food-industry marketing board sat down to redesign the kiwi fruit: “First, let’s get rid of that nasty fuzz. Consumers want easy-peel.”<p>“Yeah, and can we up their sugar content? Maybe give …

Asia

Porto city guide: what to see plus the best hotels and restaurants and bars

It’s spirit that turns table wine into port, spirit that turns crisis into creativity and spirit that allows dignity to flourish among Porto’s glamorous dereliction. Here the Douro river pushes into the cold Atlantic and the city sits on one steep riverbank, with its thrusting towers and opulent …

European Travel

Nigel Slater’s orecchiette, salsa verde and parmesan crisps recipe

The recipe<p>Warm a nonstick frying pan over a moderate heat. Finely grate 12 tbsp (about 40g) of parmesan. Place the cheese in six piles in the warm pan, smoothing each one out into a disc about the size of a digestive biscuit. Watch carefully as the cheese melts. It will take about 2 minutes. As …

Recipes

Caramel-Fleur de Sel Mug Cake

This salty-sweet phenomenon is well established, and salted caramels are now everywhere. Fleur de sel is a fancy sea salt, hand harvested from …

If You Only Learn One Cake Recipe, Let it Be This One

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Can you count to 4? Great! You know a fantastic cake recipe.</i><p>My mother makes the best birthday cakes. …