Jackie Blundon

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Want To Have The Best Tomatoes? Put These Things In The Holes Before Planting Them

When dealing with gardening and planting all of those fruits and veggies, the greatest satisfaction of every gardener is to see the final outcome or …

5 Great Gin Cocktails to Try This Spring

There are plenty of ways to enjoy gin year-round, but we have to admit that our favorite season is spring, when fresh herbs and fruits and tons of …

Herbs

Purslane: Weed Or Delicacy?

Have you seen this plant in your garden? If you have, you probably have a lot of it. It’s purslane, one of the most persistent weeds in North …

Gardening

31 Forgotten Native American Herbal Remedies That Work Better Than The Pills

Maybe you are one of those who deem that the herbal remedies are not as useful as pharmaceutical ones, but the real truth is that these herbal …

Alternative Medicine

The 10 best paleo Instant Pot recipes on Pinterest

If you're following the paleo diet for the first time it can be quite tricky—not to mention time consuming. Between finding approved recipes to …

The ABCs of Homesteading: M is also for Mushrooms - Homesteading and Livestock

This is the twelfth post in the ABCs of Homesteading series. Click here to read the rest of the series.<p>If you read my last post, The ABCs of …

The Ultimate Chili Dinner Menu

Feed a hungry crowd with this robust dinner menu made easy by tackling most of the preparation in advance.

Cooking

16 Delicious Ways to Eat Beans Instead of Meat

Like mushrooms, beans make a great vegetarian substitute in dishes like burgers, sauces, tacos, and other traditionally meat-centric recipes. And …

Healthy Eating

How to Write an Irresistible Elevator Pitch

You need a teaser--and you need it for a few reasons<p><i>How do I write an effective elevator pitch? What should an elevator pitch look like on paper? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Todd</b> …

Investing

The simple mathematical system I used to help people raise over $3 million on crowdfunding sites in the last few years

Gone are the days when an entrepreneur can have an idea, quickly launch a crowdfunding campaign, sit back and watch the funding flood in.<p>As an increasing number of early adopters flock to crowdfunding platforms such as Indiegogo and Kickstarter to find the latest innovations, so do creators to …

Marketing

The Garlic Broth Recipe That Brought Me Back to Health

This soup has just three other ingredients, but garlic is the one that matters.<p><i>This story is part of the Healthyish Guide to Feeling Better Already, a collection of recipes, remedies, and distractions to get you back on your feet.</i><p>Before there was this garlic broth, my sick-day cooking was pretty …

Food Preservation

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

12 Asian Slow-Cooker Meals to Come Home to Dinner Served

Cooking

How to Cook Fish in the Oven Perfectly Every Time

You can make almost any slow-roasted fish in under 30 minutes. Just memorize this technique.<p>Learning how to cook fish at home can be incredibly intimidating. There are a lot of mistakes you can make, but we think the best way to nail it every time is to let the oven do all the work. That's why …

Seafood

19 Healthy Soups That Won't Weigh You Down, Literally

Between the seven-layer dip you housed on Saturday night and polishing off a box of chocolates on Sunday (worth it), there’s a good chance you might …

A Chicken 'Chunnel' Is Exactly What Your Backyard Birds Need This Spring

Hello, weekend project!<p>Chicken tunnels, a.k.a. "chunnels," are the best way to protect your flock while also letting them roam around your …

Here Are Alton Brown's Most Nerdy (And Brilliant) Cooking Hacks

From pasta to coffee to meatballs.

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

Exercise

These Are the Best YouTube Workout Videos, According to Our Editors

Perhaps you're tired of doling out your dollars for expensive memberships or boutique classes, or maybe you just can't seem to find the time or …

Exercise

Instant Pot Buffalo Wings Are Fast, Easy, and Very Good

My fellow Americans, the annual Final Handegg is upon us. I’m a simple, soccer-loving girl from upstate New York, and as such, I have simple tastes: …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

Food & Dining

8 High-Protein Anti-Inflammatory Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Make In 2018 For Weight Loss

We got a slow cooker over the holidays. Ok, we got it the previous holiday season. But 2018 is the year we’re going to use it for making …

How To Build A Smoke House!

• Home<br>• ><br>• Building Methods<br>• ><br>• How To Build A Smoke House!<p>posted 2 years ago<br>Categories: Building Methods<p>Preserving food these days seems like a hard job, …

​ ​How Much Farting Is Normal Per Day? | Women's Health

The average person has about 0.5 to 1.5 liters of gas hanging out in their digestive track per day, according to Kyle Staller, M.D., a gastroenterologist at Massachusetts General Hospital. However, the actual amount of gas that you fart out varies, and it’s hard for doctors to put an exact number …

This 20-Minute Full-Body Workout Will Give You Results in Just 4 Weeks

Start making fitness a priority by incorporating these strength training exercises into your daily routine. It'll leave you looking and feeling …

Workouts

Use Your Instant Pot to Cook These Meats

The Instant Pot may seem like a magic black box that makes <i>anything</i> in very little time but it is, mainly, a very safe and easy-to-use pressure …

Cooking

Bake This Bread Today

You should try this recipe from Jim Lahey, the founder of New York’s acclaimed Sullivan Street Bakery, as soon as possible.<p>I used to love to bake …

Baking

14 Make-Ahead Keto Casseroles That Make Dinner a Breeze

Cooking

20 Vegetarian Recipes to Help You Succeed at the Keto Diet

When you hear the words "keto diet," your first thoughts are probably "low-carb," high-fat" and possibly even "lots of meat." But that's not necessarily the case — vegetarians can be just as successful on this diet, too. Here we've rounded up 20 low-carb and meatless items that fit in with this …

How to Make a Rug - Do it Yourself

The practical comfort of braided rugs would have been completely compatible with the frugal and ingenious creator of Poor Richard . . . they …

DIY