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9 Homemade Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>Some of the items in your pantry (like baking soda and vinegar) are effective cleaners and, even better, inexpensive. So the next time you have guests coming over, but you're out of your favorite cleaning product, don't run to the …

Extreme Sports

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

Dessert

Best Ever 10-Minute Garlic Bread Roll-Ups

Here’s for you the deliciously awesome Best Ever 10-Minute Garlic Bread Roll-Ups. Just when you thought garlic bread couldn’t get any better it’s …

Recipes

A Satisfying Soup From the Italian Pantry

Some soups are delicate, light and refreshing, served as the prelude to a meal. Others, like this one, are hearty and nourishing meals in themselves. It is not precisely a soup, but a soupy concoction of potatoes and pasta, known throughout Italy as pasta e patate.<p>This is an example of the …

Italian Food

Here’s How You Can Create a Bonsai from a Jade Plant!

My favourite plants have always been the succulents. They are low-maintenance water-savers, they enjoy the sun and feature impressive built-in water …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Recipes

This One-Pot, No-Roux Macaroni and Cheese Is Crazy Creamy

I am an equal opportunity macaroni eater. I like it baked. I like it made with a roux. I even like it out of the blue box. You may think the …

Recipes

Honey Beef Lettuce Wraps

Easy, completely delicious Honey Beef Lettuce Wraps with sweet and savory Asian flavors. Whip them ...

Banana Éclair Cake (15-Minute French Recipe)

This banana éclair cake is so creamy and delicious! It is very simple to make. You will need 15 minutes to prepare it plus around 4 hours to set. …

6 Ways to Keeping Positive (Even When Things Look Gloomy)

Life is unpredictable. Today you may experience bliss and joy only to wake up tomorrow to disappointment and pain. That is how life is. But can you …

Orangette Is a Slice of Sunshine in Candy Form

The first time I tasted orangette—after making a batch out of curiosity and kind of expecting to hate it—my tongue perked up in recognition. It was …

This Winter Solstice Cleansing Ritual Will Help Clear Your Mind Before The New Year

Up until a few days ago, I had no idea that the winter solstice was such a sacred, ceremonial, and anciently revered day. TBH, I've spent my life …

Soft and Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

Preheat the oven to 350 F. Line 2 baking pans with parchment paper, if desired.<p>In a large mixing bowl, cream together the peanut butter, butter, …

Reese's Cake

Reese's Cake Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare Peanut Butter Filling: Beat peanut butter and cream cheese on medium-high speed with an electric mixer …

61 artisan markets and pop-up shops happening in Metro Vancouver this holiday season

Braving the mall during Christmas is no small feat. With hoards of frantic shoppers flooding parking lots, corriders, and store after store after …

These Slow Cooker Cinnamon Almonds Are Perfect for Lazy Sundays

Get ready to have your house smell like a cinnamon stick.<p>These slow cooker cinnamon almonds bring back memories of walking through the local fair and …

Breakfast

5 Stretches That Make You Sleepy So You Can Face-Plant Onto Your Pillow With Ease

Raise your hand if you're guilty of avoiding stretching like the plague. TBH, it's just not the most exhilarating activity in the world. But from …

Yoga

Recover and Refuel With This Beginner Yoga Stretch Session

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Yoga

11 Little Mental Health Tips That Therapists Actually Give Their Patients

The goal of therapy is to give you the tools and strategies for navigating whatever is going on in your life—from stress or relationship issues to …

Mental Health

6 No Bake Christmas Cookies For The Lazy Girl Who Feels Like Giving But Not Cooking

Have you ever felt like channeling Betty Crocker, but your energy to actually be the guru baker just doesn't add up? Christmas cookies are a sweet …

This is the 10-minute warm-up ballerinas do for better posture and toned abs

It’s true, there’s no such thing as a ballerina body—but there is such a thing as a ballerina warm-up. So says professional dancer Eliza S. Tollett: …

Exercise

Condensed Milk Pound Cake

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>1 ⅓ cups of plain flour.<br>226 grams of unsalted butter.<br>¾ cup of condensed milk.<br>½ cup of sugar.<br>¾ tsp of baking powder.<br>½ tsp of sea salt.<br>3 …

Ginger Snaps

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:45 minPrep:30 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:about 4 dozen cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>More from:<p>Best of Food Network 4 Videos<p>Recipe …

Archangels: God's Leading Angels

Who Archangels Are and What They Do<p>Archangels are the highest-ranking angels in heaven. God gives them the most important responsibilities, and they …

How to deep clean your dryer duct in 5 steps

Your dryer duct is a fire hazard; here's how to clean it.<p>Dirty dryer ducts aren't just disgusting, they're a serious fire hazard. In fact, one major cause of house fires is dusty, lint-filled dryer ductwork. Even if a grimy dryer duct doesn't immediately do damage to your home, it'll waste your …

Gardening 101: Black Mondo Grass

Black Mondo Grass, <i>Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’:</i> Dark Diva<p>Yes, Halloween is near. Yes, this plant is scary. Thankfully black mondo grass does …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Recipe by: SUE CASE<p>"This bread actually tastes better after being frozen. I make a dozen batches in September and give them as Christmas …

Recipes

Here’s how to make an anti-inflammatory turmeric shot

Science has made it abundantly clear that your body does not like inflammation. More than being a nuisance that causes bloating, it has also been …

Antiinflammatory

Homemade Poo-Pourri: How to make DIY No.2 spray (Printable labels included)

Everybody poops. That doesn’t mean you have to put up with the STANK that comes with it. Over the past 4 years I have made and perfected my own …