Jenna Christine

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3 Tips for Preserving Fresh Basil All Year Long

New York City isn't exactly the ideal place for planting a vegetable garden. Or, at least the kind of vegetable garden I'd love to have. Herb gardens …

Fried Green Tomatoes

Beginner's Homemade Rustic Pizza<p>Edible Plastic Pouches<p>Banana Ice Cream Recipe<p>Cooking Class<p>looks a great way to use up the green tomato's my 2 year …

Fried Green Tomatoes

Sugar scrub bars

·<p>1/4 cup Coconut Oil<p>·<p>1/2 cup Melt and Pour Soap Base, shredded or cubed<p>·<p>3-4 drops Essential Oil (your favorite – Lavender is amazing)<p>·<p>1 cup …

No Ice-Cream Machine? No Problem! 12 No-Churn Ice-Cream Recipes

Condensed milk is the secret ingredient behind this frozen dessert's creamy texture. Spike it with creme de menthe for a boozy kick.

Why Do We Punish Ourselves?

When the Black Plague spread across Europe in the 13th and 14th centuries, people publicly whipped themselves with irons in bloody processions of …

How Much Do You Value Yourself?

The age of entitlement is, not coincidentally, the age of high self-esteem. Self-esteem, as defined by standard measures, is a function of how we …

Is Living Together Just Another Form of Dating?

In a new paper, Bowling Green State University sociologist Karen Guzzo analyzes how the odds of cohabitation leading to either getting married or …

The Key Difference Between Pride and Arrogance

David was an overly-serious professional who came to psychotherapy to work on his low self-esteem. Yet, whenever we discussed exercises that could …

Are We Truly Able to Forgive and Forget?

We've all heard the adage <i>forgive and forget</i>. The advice itself makes sense: When someone has done something wrong to us in the past, bearing a grudge …

5 Steps to Taming Perfectionism

By Max Belkin, Ph.D.<p>Procrastination and underperformance are often linked to unrealistic aspirations. When people pursue realistic goals, their …

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The Best Way to Organize Your Freezer

(Image credit: Better Homes and Gardens)<p>Have you ever had that "ouch" moment when you open the freezer and some heavy, unidentifiable object hurls …

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How to Actually Use Your Refrigerator's Crisper Drawers

Do you actually know how to set the crisper or humidity drawers in your fridge? Or do you just bump the notches towards the middle and hope for the …

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Family Mission Statement: How and Why to Create One for a Positive Family Culture | The Art of Manliness

Getting married and having kids are some of the biggest events in our lives. And yet we largely slide into these significant turning points. Sure, …

Chores for Kids, Chores for Preschoolers, Simple Chores for Kids, Family Chore Chart, Chore Charts for Children, Chore List for Kids

Simple Chores for Kids<p>Choose to make chores fun with The Chores Box from The Idea Box Kids!<p>Inside The Chores Box, you will find simple, everyday chores that children can accomplish easily.<p>Your child will love reaching in and choosing a coin/chore from the box. After choosing a couple of coins from …

The Over-Praise Dilemma: When Complimenting Kids Actually Holds Them Back

"Amazing job!" "Perfect!" "What an incredibly beautiful drawing!"<p>Across playgrounds, schoolyards and classrooms, it is common to hear well-intentioned parents, caregivers and teachers heap high praise on children -- particularly those with low self-esteem.<p>But a new study suggests that when adults …

How to Praise Your Kids Without Spoiling Them

You're a good parent and you want to help your kids grow up to be happy and successful. So, when you notice them doing something right, you jump in …

​The College Degrees with the Worst Return on Your Money

Funding an education is an expensive business, but some degrees are better value for money than others. A costly course doesn't necessarily lead to a …

Why Free Play Is the Best Summer School

The more time children spend in structured, parent-guided activities, the worse their ability to work productively towards self-directed goals.<p>Most schools across the nation have marked the end of another academic year, and it’s time for summer. Time for kids to bolt for the schoolhouse doors for …

Here's why every couple should get a prenup before marriage

"We tend to think of prenups as dividing assets," says Savage, coauthor of "The New Love Deal: Everything You Must Know Before Marrying, Moving In, Or Moving On!," "with one wealthier partner wanting 'protection.'"<p>But contrary to popular belief, she explains, a couple's need for a prenup isn't …

10 Signs You’re Both Turning Into the Same Person