Lu Shiels

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This Giant 7ft Long Orchid Chandelier Is Handmade Out Of Paper

At over 5 feet across and over 7 feet long, I created this orchid chandelier out of nothing more then paper and wire. These photos were taken in the …

Orchids

How to Sew a Fitted Sheet out of a Flat Sheet

I don’t know about the rest of the households across the world, but we seem to have acquired an abundance of flat sheets but are usually hunting for …

How to measure paint, wallpaper and fabric

<b>Doing a spot of decorating? Before transforming your home, take a look at this quick guide to measuring up for paint, wallpaper and fabric.</b><p><b>PAINT</b><p>To …

Home Decorating

12 tips to styling your bookcases like a pro

Ready to open a new chapter in home decor? Here's a novel idea: bookshelves.<p>Creating bookshelf displays that are both functional and decorative is a simple, inexpensive way to refresh a room's interior and flash some personal style. We've gathered inspiring images of shelving design from our …

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Ingredients:<p>1 bunch asparagus (about 1 pound)<br>• 1 tablespoon lemon juice or white wine vinegar<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper<br>• 2 tablespoons chopped …

3 incredible one-pan breakfast recipes – Jamie Oliver | Features

When it comes to a cooking a breakfast, simplicity is key. Any recipe for beautifully cooked eggs with a few simple flavours gets our vote – and if …

Breakfast

Taste Beyond The Tongue

6 Waffle Recipes Worthy of a Weekend Brunch Party

If we could eat breakfast for every meal, we would. Specifically, we'd eat <i>waffles</i> for every meal. Since so many delicious sweet and savory recipes …

How-to Machine Quilt Pebbles - A Video Tutorial

Hi quilty friends! I've been having so much fun making machine quilting videos lately that I thought I'd continue sharing them on Tuesdays and …

Video Tutorials

Triphala Tea Is Your New Bedtime Beauty Elixir

A new health & beauty drink is getting major buzz — its benefits include a clear, glowing complexion, long, healthy hair, and even weight loss. Move over, golden milk! However, Triphala powder is far from a passing beauty fad.<p>Triphala tea (that is, Triphala powder mixed with hot water) is an …

Wellness

24 Easy Dinner Prep Ideas You'll Want To Try ASAP

It's a bird, it's a plane...it's your dinner on your plate!

Cooking

Affordable Recipes for a Crowd

Having friends and family over for dinner doesn't have to break the bank. Here, recipes for crowd-pleasing—and affordable—dishes, from baked pasta to …

Cooking

This anti-inflammatory turmeric fried rice is a major upgrade from takeout

<i>Welcome to Well+Good’s (Re)New Year—a five week expert-led program that’s all about helping you have your best year yet. For Week Two we’ve brought</i> …

10 Awesome Bloggers Share Their Most Popular Soup Recipes

All I want to eat right now is soup. I want to warm my little apartment up with a big pot of something bubbling and nourishing, and I want to have …

Cooking

Healthy Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is gaining esteem in the nutrition world. It's touted as a healing elixir with the capability to improve blood sugar …

Apple Cider Vinegar

Cheeseburger Egg Rolls with Special Sauce Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Egg Rolls: Combine beef, onion, bacon, garlic, soy sauce, salt, and pepper in a bowl; form mixture into 3 …

Country Lifestyle

59 Simple 3-Ingredient Recipes

Small Bites<p><b>Grilled Spiced Chicken Wings</b><br>Give chicken wings an unexpected twist with seafood seasoning and a creamy ranch dipping sauce.<p><b>Get the recipe:</b> …

Bok Choy

8 easy vegan bowls that'll add some color to your meals

We love trying new, healthy meals, so when we learned about vegan bowls, we had to look up some recipes! And there are actually *so* many vegan bowl …

OMG Curried Pickled Eggs With Smoked Salt Is Our New Fave Snack!

Pickling is so hot right now — from dill pickles to spiralized veggie pickles, it’s hard to resist that sour tanginess. We first tried it last summer in our recipe for burgers with homemade pickles, and we were instantly smitten!<p>This time we’re pickling eggs. Not just regular pickled eggs though — …

Eggs

How to Make Pickles

Linton Hopkins puts up more than 300 jars of fruit preserves and pickled vegetables each summer. Here, two of his best recipes.

Food Preservation

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

The Fluffiest White Bread in the World

Whether you call it milk bread, pain de mie, or shokupan, this is the ultimate loaf<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the dough hook, add the …

5 Easy DIY Tutorials for That Viral Chunky Knit Blanket

It's time to cuddle up with some Netflix and knits!<p>It's that time of year when staying indoors while snuggled up in a blanket all day sounds better than having to go to work or do errands, especially if it was this chunky knit blanket that people on Instagram are obsessing over.<p>This new knit …

Knitting