Judith

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Sweet Potato Au Gratin with Panch Foron

What about giving the sweet potatoes a savory treatment? Roasted until tender and slightly caramelized, then tossed in crushed red chili, sliced …

Get Rid of Bad Vibes at Home With 13 Sage-Scented Products

Destressing is all about creating a sense of organization and calm, which is pretty much the opposite of what happens during the holiday madness. Instead of swearing off the season forever, try creating a positive mood in your space with sage. Depending on how much you want to buy into, sage is …

Holiday Bacon Appetizers Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Take a cracker and place a small spoon of brown sugar or Parmesan on top and then you wrap half the slice of bacon around the cracker.<p>Place the …

Bacon

7 Letters to Write Before You Turn 70 | The Art of Manliness

At AoM we’re great champions of the lost art of letter writing. Emails, texting, and the wide variety of other digital mediums available to us in the …

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …

2 Simple Turkey Improvements

Here's a simple thing you can do to improve your turkey. Throw out your roasting rack. It's time to kill this old tradition whether you are cooking indoors or outdoors, whether you are roasting a turkey or prime rib.<p>The traditional roasting configuration is a U- or V-shaped wire rack that sits in a …

What to Simmer for a Fresh, Seasonal-Smelling Home

It's hard to think about potpourri without sneezing; the very idea of dried husks and petals in a decorative bowl screams dust and must. Which is why many take to the stovetop method, especially during the holiday seasons—though does a bubbling gunk of reduced wine, orange segments, and cloves …

Essential Oils

10 DIY Potpourri Recipes to Keep Your Home Smelling Good

Smell that? That’s the scent of lemon, thyme, rosemary, allspice, any spice — you name it — wafting through your home after you give one of these DIY potpourri tutorials a try. So put down the Febreeze and freshen up your rooms the old-fashioned way. Unlike your grandma’s musty sachet of dried rose …

Mom's Super Laundry Sauce | Whipped Laundry Soap | Make your own Laundry Detergent

Here is an amazingly simple Do It Yourself detergent that doesn't leave any residue on clothing, gets nearly every stain known to man out the first …

Frugal Living

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DIY Modern Yarn Hanging

Didn’t you know I love wall hangings? Really wasn’t intending on doing many of these, but the inspiration kept coming. I see a lot of these types of …

Crafting

Skin Tags: What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them

Have you ever noticed little annoying flaps of skin on your body that are painless but worrisome? These, my friends, are called skin tags. They …

7 Styling Secrets to Steal From a Home Stager

They're pros at tricking the eye — whether you're selling your house or not.<p>As a designer and home stager to the stars, Meridith Baer has helped A-listers like Madonna and Brooklyn Decker sell their houses. While she often has the luxury of a large budget to work with, Baer notes that it takes more …

Improve Your iPhone’s Battery Life With This One Simple Step

According to Tim Cook at Apple’s Special Event on September 9, the iPhone is the move beloved smartphone in the world. That’s a pretty bold statement… if it weren’t so darn true. Alas, our love for our tech isn’t perfect, because, well, the phone itself isn’t perfect. One of the biggest complaints …

How to Make the Best Gluten-Free Bread Ever

Sublime is the word that comes to mind when I think about Pão de Queijo, a Brazilian bread made from polvilho flour that happens to be utterly delicious and gluten free.<p>Photo: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt<p>While traveling in Brazil recently, I stayed on a fifth generation coffee farm three hours outside of São …

An Elegant, Budget-Friendly Way to Frame Big Posters and Prints

When the quote I received to frame James Ransom's poster-sized photographs for the new Food52 office was in the thousands of dollars, I started trying to think how it could be done for less. Much less.<p>I love the minimalist look of frameless glass, which doesn't feel heavy and lets the photography …

Woodworking

You Can Make a $598 Anthro Rug for Just $80

Show of hands: Who here has spent a little *too* much time window shopping at Anthropologie (AKA torturing themselves by pining after luxurious apparel, accessories and home decor with an equally extravagant price tag)? If you haven’t already gathered from our many DIY copycat posts, we can relate. …

Smoke Bush: Martha's Fairytale Plants

This plant goes by several names—but whether you call it smoke bush, smoke tree, Cotinus, or even cloud tree or wig tree, it’s an easy-to-grow, wonderful addition to the garden.<p>I really knew nothing about this unusual plant until I purchased Skylands, my home on Mount Desert Island in Maine, in …

Cut Flowers

DIY Paint by Number Tutorial - The Weathered Fox

Today I’m sharing with you 7 easy steps to transform a photo into a paint-by-number.<p>I caught some inspiration yesterday while perusing Pinterest. I’m …

Tutorials

DIY "Metal" Flower Wall Hanging

Shares 1.4K<p>Welcome to Round 3 of this year’s edition of “Knock Out Knock Offs” – a summer series where several blogging friends and I take on DIY …

Colorblocked Clay Coasters

Lately coasters have been one of my favorite things to make. I think it's because it's nice to have a small craft you can do that won't take a ton of …

Chemicals

Miracle Healing Balm

Tutorial: DIY Geodes

To make beautiful geodes in your own kitchen you need more patience and time than anything else! Here is the basic recipe to start you off in the …

Crafting

DIY Industrial Pipe Coffee Cart

DIY furniture can often be daunting. But really who doesn’t love to say “Thanks, I made that” after a compliment on a cool piece of furniture in your …

Woodworking