Jeffrey DaSilva

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Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

Dessert

We Finally Found a Solution to Organizing Storage Lids in the Kitchen

No matter how organized I try to be, it seems as though I can never find the right lid for the right bottom. I'm pretty sure the kitchen gods are …

Kitchens

5 Houseplants That Thrive Indoors

Move over, succulents. Today’s houseplants are going lush. That’s right: Indoor potted plants are finally getting their day in the sun. Succulents …

Plants

Why you should reinforce values instead of rules

As a company, we have always aspired to not have a lot of rules. Instead, we prefer to focus on and reinforce our company’s core values. We believe …

Sociology

This Healthy Grocery List Can Be Used Week After Week

Grocery stores don't have to be overwhelming.<p>June 18, 2018<p>I'll be the first to admit that I am a total mom when it comes to grocery shopping. I look …

Sweet Potatoes

This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …

Internet of Things

Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

12 GENIUS VACUUM LIFE HACKS EVERY CLEAN FREAK SHOULD KNOW

You may vacuum your floors regularly, but are you really getting them clean? Are you reaching all those tight spaces? Does your house smell great …

Cleaning

This May Be the Easiest Way to Save Money at Disney World

Between posing with Goofy for a photo and going on a snack run for Dole Whip — and oh yeah, the rides! — days at Disney World tend to be pretty …

Walt Disney Company

How to use weeds to read soil

The weeds in your yard are trying to tell you something.<p>There's no such thing as a good weed. That’s something you learn pretty quickly in a …

Gardening

Thinking of selling your house? 5 proven ways to increase home value

Some factors that determine what a house is worth are out of your control, like its location and the popularity of that market. But you can keep up with repairs and make smart improvements, both proven ways to increase home value.<p>When thinking about how to increase home value, root your …

Home Improvement

Where to find the best free stuff online

Why pay?<p>The internet is brimming with freebies—you just need to know where to look for them. There are a lot of sites that offer free items—but there are also a lot of scams. We've handpicked the most trustworthy sites and apps for you to turn to, whether you're hunting for a sofa or a smartphone …

Freebies

25 Creative Life Hacks You’d Never Think Of In A Million Years.

Most of the time we forget to think outside of the box. We grow so accustomed to the way things work, we don’t even think twice about doing something …

Cleaning

5 Stock Picks Under $10 for Millennials

Millennials should be investing.<p>Investing might seem scary at first, so here's a list of five stocks under $10 that are worthwhile to consider, …

Investing

Why You Should Slack Off to Get Some Work Done

How much do you slack off at work?<p>If you’re the average white-­collar drone, the odds are it’s an astonishing amount. A 2015 survey by a UK firm …

Hobbies

8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water

1<p>Yarrow (<i>Achillea millefolium</i>)<p>“This plant flowers most actively in May and June, so use it in your garden as a seasonal color accent since they come …

Weather

5 Desserts That Will Never Cause Weight Gain, According To Nutritionists

The occasional yummy dessert, enjoyed in moderation, makes meals 100 times more delightful. But if you’re trying to lose weight or have healthy …

Nutrition

28 Tubular '80s Movies You Need To Watch With Your Kids, Tweens, And Teens

The '80s were all about young men discovering otherworldly entities.<p><i>🚨 Important Note: Ratings were way different 30+ years ago, so we recommend checking out the Parents Guide link in each description for more information. 🚨</i>

Movies

15 tech upgrades you can get for free

You’ve spent so much money already – on a laptop, tablet, computer, router, network extender, printer, and smartphone. You’ve signed up for the internet, and you’re paying monthly fees. You’ll be relieved to know that a lot of tech is free.<p>Open-source software is like the “generic” brands you find …

Software

10 Refrigerator-Organization Hacks to Keep Your Kitchen as Clean as Can Be

Some things in life are completely out of our control, but when it comes to the chaos of our kitchens, we've accepted full responsibility for *that* mayhem. No matter how many times we wipe down the counters, clean the microwave, or even do the dishes, we're avoiding a serious issue at hand: the …

Kitchens

With These Playlists, Never Worry About What to Play at a Party Again

You always want your party to be the one with the music everybody talks about afterward. It can be the difference between a good event and a …

Music

Insider Secrets Only Landscapers Know (But Won't Tell You)

Whether it's having hardscape features installed, performing chores, or selecting plants for the yard, it's helpful to become wise to the insider …

Landscaping

20 Cheap Landscaping Fixes That Look Expensive

Fake it until you make it with these cheap landscaping fixes that look expensive.<p>With minimal materials and effort, you can build this beautiful …

Landscaping

How to create a perfectly imperfect lawn

Make your yard beautiful—and environmentally-friendly, too.<p>Have you ever walked past one of those lawns that looks like a movie set? At your feet lies a Stepford-esque sea of emerald, not a bug or weed in sight, and a friendly neighbor is always standing on guard, hose in hand. (Pro tip: That …

Gardening

Seven Things I Find Myself Saying To My Toddler Every Day

Outofdepthdad,wordpress.com<p>Do I really have to say this?<p><b>I’m amazed at what I’ve found myself saying since my son became a toddler.</b><p>For anyone not in …

Parenting

Here's What to Do Instead of Banning Kids And Teens From Social Media

Positive solutions.<p>If you had a magic wand, would you ban your child from social media for as long as possible? If you said yes, you're not …

Social Media

When Gifted Kids Won't Stop Asking Questions

Parents of gifted children know that these kids love asking loads of questions. They are incredibly curious and can't seem to get enough information. …

Parenting

Beef Stout Stroganoff

Thinking back on flavors from my childhood, I wanted to rediscover stroganoff: Tender, succulent beef, earthy mushrooms, and sweet caramelized …

Recipes

Recipe: Pasta with Hummus, Olives, Feta, and Red Pepper — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you, like me, consider a tub of hummus to be a staple in your fridge for mid-afternoon snacking sessions, this is your ultimate pantry pasta. …

Recipes