Ginny Parker

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How to Clean Your Toilet the Right Way

Cleaning the toilet has to be one of the least desirable household tasks there is. It's a chore we <i>dread</i> and, more often than not, put off for an indefinite amount of time. (Don't judge us.) But, naturally, the toilet is also one of the germiest, dirtiest, nastiest places in the entire house—and, as …

This Must Be The Place: 12 House Number DIY Ideas

How often do you get to combine an absolutely necessary home improvement—making your address visible to emergency services—with a celebration of …

A 20-Minute Beginner Dance Workout to Make You Break a Sweat

There's a lot up for debate in the health and fitness world, but there's one truth we can <i>all</i> agree on: The best kind of workout is the kind that …

7 Breakfast Bowls to Get You Out of Bed

Bowls are hands-down the best vessel. They do everything plates can and more—letting us dump in random ingredients, mix them around, and call it a …

My Grandma's Potato Chip Cookies, Made With An Entire Bag of Potato Chips

The first time I baked my grandma’s Potato Chip Cookies, I was sixteen, had never successfully baked anything in my life, and was watching <i>Mean Girls</i> for the first time. Needless to say, it was a memorable afternoon.<p>I found the recipe in a book my dad’s mom had made for him and his sister, comprised …

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10 Rooms Featuring Beadboard Paneling

<b>Beadboard paneling</b> adds instant texture and charm to a room, creating visual interest. While beadboard is often associated with traditional spaces, …

Interior Design

Brew a Better Batch of Iced Tea: Don't Make These Mistakes

Whether you like it sweet or just plain strong, there are a few common mistakes you should avoid when making iced tea.<p>Whether you like it sweetened or strong, it's hard to deny the allure of a perfectly-chilled glass of iced tea. Bottled teas are often filled with preservatives and artificial …

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

If you love the flavor of enchiladas but aren’t huge on making your own Paleo tortillas to go with them, here’s the recipe for you: a casserole that …

8 Creative Cauliflower Substitutions for Unhealthy Foods

Is there anything cauliflower can’t do? This amazingly versatile vegetable can fill in for just about anything “bready” – and in the spirit of …

Vegan

Maple Sugar Chai Macadamia Nuts

Ughhhhh. Dude. I had this awesome dessert planned for you that I’ve totally made in the past but had to retest. I’m either doing something wrong OR …

Mason Jar Breakfast Casserole | Plaid & Paleo

Mason Jar Breakfast Casserole<p>Ingredients<p>1 tsp bacon fat or ghee<br>• 2 sweet italian sausage links<br>• 1 small sweet potato, peeled and shredded<br>• 1 candy onion, …

Breakfast Baked Eggs in Half Pint Jars

Two or three times a year, Scott and I come to the slow realization that our eating habits need a bit of a reset. I’m sure many of you know how this …

14 Scrumptious Summer Crock Pot Recipes

There’s seriously nothing better coming home to the sweet smell of dinner waiting for you. No, you don’t have to hire a butler to make this a reality. We’re talking crock pots, the ultimate kitchen appliance when it comes to stress-free meals. If you can chop an onion and open a few cans, you can …

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

5 Healthy Yogurt Toppings to Spice Up Your Breakfast

Eating healthily every morning can be hard to do. So many breakfast foods pack loads of sugar or saturated fat… or both. Yogurt is a great answer, but if it’s not plain, it probably has just as much sugar in it as that croissant you were trying to avoid. The problem is, plain yogurt can be a …

Breakfast

44 Surprisingly Healthy Mexican Dinner Ideas and Recipes

Mexican cuisine doesn’t exactly have a great reputation nutrition-wise (especially when it comes in an overstuffed burrito). But it doesn’t have to …

Easy Baked Berry Oatmeal for One

Less than 30 minutes<p>1<p>1 teaspoon coconut oil, melted, plus more for greasing pan<br>• 1/2 cup oats<br>• 1 teaspoon chia seeds<br>• 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon<br>• 3/4 cup …

Sweet Potato, Almond, and Ginger Muffins

Less than 1 hour<p>Makes 12 muffins<p>11 Ingredients<p>2 cups almond meal<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon cinnamon<br>• 1/8 teaspoon salt<br>• 3 eggs<br>• 2 tablespoons …

15 Tips to De-Stress Your Day

It’s a little wacky that we live in a world that glamorizes stress. When did it suddenly become okay for us to consistently be running around with frazzled nerves and a to-do list the size of a small book? We have our jobs, our side jobs, our blogs and websites, and it’s easy to understand why …

15 Delish Salsa Recipes to Celebrate National Salsa Month

You may have been under the impression that National Salsa Month is every month, but it is actually in May. Maybe it’s got a little something to do with Cinco de Mayo? ;) No doubt at this stage in the game you’ve got your drinks and decor on lockdown for the holiday, so let’s get some food inspo …

Baked Oatmeal With Apricot [Vegan]

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Recipes

Perfect Weekday Breakfast: Avocado Toast, Brooklyn Style

The trend of avocado toast is a near and dear friend to Iris Cafe, a local neighborhood cafe tucked away down the cobblestone streets of Brooklyn …

How to Make a Salad You'll Actually Want to Eat for Breakfast

There's always a place for pancakes, but salads should become your new weekday workhorse breakfast. Here's how to build a salad you'll actually want to eat first thing in the morning.<p>At <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we all agree: Salad is awesome. We eat it for lunch. We eat it for dinner. We'll happily call it a …

Urban Cultivator Indoor Garden

While in Vancouver for TED last month, we stumbled upon the just-opened "Living Produce Aisle," which makes salads and smoothies from microgreens, vegetables and herbs grown right inside the space. The immersive storefront was created by Surrey, BC-based Urban Cultivator to put their enclosed …

Cauliflower Rice with Basil, Parmesan, and Pine Nuts - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> April 12, 2015<p><i>Cauliflower rice gets a big flavor boost with fresh basil, Parmesan, and Pine Nuts! And this delicious</i> …

Recipes

Mini-Blackboards for the Garden

I'm a megalomaniacal gardener with a lot of pent-up demand by the time winter finally ends. I plant too many kinds of tomatoes and carrots and …

21 Snacks for Flat Abs

These guilt-free nibbles will leave you satisfied and bloat-free.

The Insanely Easy Breakfasts Food Bloggers Eat All the Time (But Don't Think Are Worth Posting)

Reading any food blog makes it seem like the writer eats amazing, how-did-they-come-up-with-that meals all day long. Easy or intricate, it’s hard not …

8 French Desserts From Dorie Greenspan

Around our office, Dorie Greenspan is beloved. She baked her port jammer cookies with Amanda and Merrill in our test kitchen, and we swooned. Her cookbooks, the most recent being Baking Chez Moi, deliver accessible and spot-on French cooking to the intimidated world. The secret to French cooking …