Melissa Lyman

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No-knead bread - Flourish

What do you need to make no-knead bread?<p>Water.<p>Salt.<p>That’s all it takes to make the crackly-crusted, chewy, light-textured, DELICIOUS bread pictured …

DIY Brown Sugar & Cinnamon Toaster Tarts

My little guy Carson loves Pop-Tarts. Frosted or not they're his favorite snack or on the go breakfast. I told him I was going to try my hand at …

6 Warm, Fresh-Baked Breads That Steal The Spotlight

These warm, fresh-baked breads and biscuits make a delicious addition to any meal -- don't be surprised if they upstage everything else on the table!<p><b>1. Rosemary Focaccia</b><p>Expecting company? Focaccia is a flavorful and easy-to-make Italian flat bread that feeds a crowd. This classic version is topped …

32 Hot, Cheesy Pizza Recipes We Love

Gallery32 Hot, Cheesy Pizza Recipes We Love<p>Not long ago, it was International Pizza Day, arguably the best day of the entire year. I mean, what could be better than a day dedicated to the ooey-gooey, cheesy wonder that is pizza? Right. Nothing. Luckily, you don't need an arbitrary date to spend an …

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Chicken Strips Recipe

Preheat oven to 375º F.<p>Butterfly chicken breasts by cutting in half lengthwise. Then, cut halves into strips, making about 6 - 8 strips per chicken …

Recipes

10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips

Simple solutions to household headaches that take 10 minutes or less - these house repairs are quick and easy<p>When vinyl windows and doors don't …

Repairs

3 Mouthwatering and Simple Paleo Chicken Recipe Ideas

The number of Paleo diet followers is increasing tremendously and the need for new recipes is a reality. Most people have busy and stressful …

How To Make Perfectly Flaky Pie Crust

Ingredients<p>2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated sugar (optional)<br>• 1 cup (2 sticks)unsalted butter, cold and cut into …

How To Cut An Onion In 5 Easy Steps

It's something everyone should know -- yes, even you. Even if you can hardly boil yourself a pot of spaghetti, you should still know how to finely chop an onion. It'll come in handy for recipes galore -- soups, marinades and dips all benefit from the aromatic flavoring and crunch of the bulb. Today …

How to Store Potatoes, Onions, Garlic and Squash | Gardener's Supply

<i>Show what you grow!</i> <i>Add your harvest photos by posting to Instagram with</i> <b>#LoveGardeners</b><i>.</i><p>DURING the winter months, when the ground is covered by a thick …

Garlic Cheese Buns

French bread dough is one of my favorite doughs to work with and is so versatile for almost anything. It is easy to make, and easy to work with. I …

Buttercrunch brownies

These fudgy brownies topped with chocolate frosting and chunks of buttercrunch candy, make bending your New Year's resolutions worth it.<p>Back to the …

Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

I need another cookie. You? <br>Over the weekend, Ella and I made cookies, soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies, the ones that still happen to be my …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

7 Treadmill Mistakes You Might Be Making

Plus, easy fixes that will have you running smarter AND burning more calories<p>Surprise: Running on a treadmill is not only about putting one foot in front of the other. With a few tweaks to your form, habits, and plan, you can get so much more out of your indoor running workout. The best place to …

Loaded Baked Potato Soup (Crockpot)

There are basically no words for this soup besides incredibly awesome. As an added bonus, you get to make this soup in the crockpot. Loaded potato …

On the trail of the first dogs to put their paws in the Americas

Photograph: Prairie Research Institute/Illinois State Archaeological Survey<p>The burial of two dogs at this site in Illinois, near St Louis, suggests a special relationship between humans and dogs 660 to 1,350 years …

Anthropology

16 hearty crockpot recipes to keep you warm

Slow down, you're not going anywhere for a while.<p>The blizzard outside has you cooped up for a lazy snow day. Whether you're stuck on shovel duty or …

challah

After so many failed attempts at making yeast-risen bread in college, I was convinced I just didn’t have that magic touch. Home-baked bread was a …

23 Lazy Girl Recipes To Make Store-Bought Cake Mix Taste Better

Yes, each of these recipes starts with a box o' cake mix. We won't tell it's not from scratch if you don't.

Recipes

Ponytail Palm Tree Information - How To Care For A Ponytail Palm

In recent years, the ponytail palm tree has become a popular houseplant and it is easy to see why. Its sleek bulb-like trunk and lush, long curly …

Plants

Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

Baking, simplified: One pan and two steps create this soft, gooey, giant cookie.

32 Over-The-Top Desserts To Make This Valentine's Day

Who needs love when food can make you feel better than anyone ever could?

How-To: Perfect Sprinkles-Covered Cake

When frosting cakes for birthday parties or holiday gatherings, if you’ve ever envisioned a beautifully-decorated cake covered with a perfectly even layer of colorful sprinkles, now’s your big chance to make that dream a reality! This helpful tutorial for frosting the perfect sprinkles cake from …

Homemade DIY Natural Beauty Recipes

Cosmetics and beauty products are a major source of chemical exposure for most people. An average beauty product contains dozens of harmful …

18 Stuffed Desserts With a Secret Inside

Do you ever struggle with selecting just one confection? With these 18 stuffed dessert recipes you no longer need to make the tough choice between candy, cake, cookies and brownies. Combining several (or all) of these delicious goodies into one sweet mashup is totally the way to go. Scroll through …

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

Roasted garlic, red pepper & parmesan bread “flower”

This is my savoury version of the classic <i>Fiore di pan brioche</i>, this time using a standard bread dough into which roasted puréed garlic and olive oil …

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