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14 Genius Storage Ideas for Your Kid's Room

Not-so-average ways to make your life a lot easier.<p>Yes, it is possible to have kids <i>and</i> a clean house — and these clever DIYs are proof. Give your existing walls and furniture an update to help them work harder and keep clutter at bay. Plus get more designer-approved ideas for kids rooms!

How to Transform a Bag of Frozen Peas Into a Fancy Party Snack

<i>By Adina Steiman, Epicurious</i><p>Long before you actually start spotting spring vegetables at the market, you probably start craving anything green, tender, and sweet--in other words, pretty much anything that doesn't taste like a rutabaga. Good news: there's something you can do while you wait for …

How Chefs Teach Their Kids to Cook (and Eat Their Vegetables)

You and the kids have the weekend cookie routine down—so here's what and how to cook next.<p>There's nothing like the promise of a warm batch of chocolate chip cookies to get your kids running into the kitchen ready to bake on a weekend afternoon. But when it comes to cooking the everyday …

5 Easy and Tasty Pickle Recipes

Pickling is a method I use whenever I have a fridge full of vegetables that are getting close to their expiration date. It's incredibly easy and the result is always delicious! I'll eat cornichons and dill pickles out of the jar as a snack, but my favorite types are Asian style pickles. I love the …

Healthy Snacks That Won't Spoil Dinner (and That Your Kids Will Actually Eat)

Making healthy, balanced snacks that won't spoil dinner can be a challenge. These ideas are here to save the day.<p></head>It's a constant battle: How to make an afternoon snack that's easy and quick, healthy, filling, and appealing to your kiddos—all without spoiling dinner. Oreos dunked in milk are …

30 Gorgeous Spring Gardens

There's no sight more beautiful than flowers in bloom and lush greenery.<p>From sprawling paths to simple patios, find the best look for your backyard with these gorgeous garden designs.

12 things I wish I had known before traveling with my kids

1. Do not splurge on luxury vacations.<p>If you have a limited vacation budget, splurge on luxury when you are with your husband or friends, not when …

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