Nancy Olschewsky

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Make a mountain of grilled cheese in minutes with this hack

Make your oven into a grilled-cheese-making machine with this simple kitchen item.<p>If you've ever needed to make grilled cheese for a crowd of hungry people, then you need this hack in your life.<p>You can make six to nine grilled cheese sandwiches in your oven in just minutes and all you need is two …

“Bad art makes Baby Jesus cry…” But here’s why Mother Teresa would have loved this story

Yes, the replacement head was not good, but there are cues for contemplation all through this tale...<p>Katrina Fernandez, who writes a weekly advice …

Mother Teresa

How to Grow Your Own Hops at Home

Growing Your Own Hops<p>Growing your own hops at home is easy, fun, and very rewarding - especially if you brew your own beer at home. Hop Vines grow …

Gardening

Dark Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe

<i>This dark chocolate cream pie recipe was carefully concocted to rely on less sugar than the typical chocolate cream pie of our childhood, resulting</i> …

Dessert

Samson the cat billed as largest feline in New York at 28 pounds, 4 feet

On Tuesday afternoon, in fact, Samson's owner, Jonathan Zurbel, had to excuse himself during a phone call with TODAY because TMZ was on the other line.<p>"Trying to get some cat gossip," Zurbel explained. "This is new."<p>Samson, who lives in Brooklyn, is just over 4 years old.<p>Zurbel's brother had …

Three Adventure Games to Get You Through The Summer

Want to take a trip to the Caribbean? How about explore a cursed temple? These are not things that are lightly undertaken. But, with summer here, …

Geek

This Incredible Garden in a Bottle Hasn't Been Watered in 44 Years

Yet it's still somehow thriving.<p>Back in 1960, a man named David Latimer started an experiment. He placed some compost and a quarter pint of water in a 10-gallon glass bottle. Then, he added a spiderwort sprout at the bottom with the help of wires. He opened it back up twelve years later to add a …

Gardening

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Make Pork Chops

Fact: pork chops (like this sweet and sour glazed recipe) can be enticing. They're also affordable, easy-to-cook cuts of meat that can be incredibly tasty when made well. To breathe some inspiration into your dinner rotation, we've gathered only the best pork chop recipes from some of our favorite …

Who let the cats out? Tomorrow is the first-ever 'Take Your Cat on an Adventure' Day (VIDEO)

Why should dogs get to have all of the outdoor fun this summer? Purina Pro Plan and Adventure Cats are teaming up to declare Wednesday, June 15th the …

DIY - Pyramid Garden Planter - Quiet Corner

This time I have made slot together pyramid garden planter from the reclaimed Pallet timbers.<p>This planter took me approximately 90 minutes to make: …

Woodworking

The Campaign to Eliminate Hell

A new generation of evangelical scholars are challenging the idea that sinners are doomed to eternal torment—but traditionalists are pushing back.<p>Hell isn’t as popular as it used to be.<p>Over the last 20 years, the number of Americans who believe in the fiery down under has dropped from 71 percent to …

Theology

23 Food Hacks That Will Change Your Entire Life | Or at least the way you eat and cook

Hacking

Common Roots Urban Farm grows its business, sells manure, plants

'If you want a plot here, get your name on the list real soon,' says farm project director<p>City gardeners are eager to get their hands dirty at …

Farming

15 greenhouses that will make you wish you were a gardener

As relaxing and restorative as a Sunday afternoon spent digging and planting may be, we still don’t tend to consider gardening as a hobby that’s …

10 Sushi Burgers That Are a Foodie’s Dream Come True

Be honest — sushi night is usually the highlight of your week. Although it’s really easy to roll your own sushi, it’s even easier to turn your favorite sushi ingredients into a burger. Sure, there are plenty of summer burger recipes you could throw on the grill for dinner, but none of them will …

Recipes

8 ways you're ruining the health perks of your coffee

Yes, coffee is kind of magical—a slew of research links it to everything from a reduced risk of dementia to revving your metabolism. And then, of course, there's the essential energy boost it provides when we need it most (like, every single morning).<p>So what's the catch? You may be unintentionally …

Coffee

Ready, Set, Run! Training Plans for a 5K, 10K, and Half-Marathon

5K, 10K, and Half-Marathon Training Plans<p>Run a 5K in 6 Weeks<p><b>Why try it:</b> Running can kick-start a healthier lifestyle or help you bust through a …

Marathons

The new, classier Angry Birds? Cat game Neko Atsume takes internet by a storm

An addictive smartphone game has seized the attention of people around the world, and could be the new Angry Birds. It's now come to the attention of a friend of Lena Dunham, so it can't be long until cat-mad Taylor Swift downloads the app.<p>Neko Atsume, which means 'cat collector' in Japanese, has …

Pets

Science Has Found Why Freddie Mercury Was Such an Incredible Singer

As if you needed more proof.<p>Just listen to Freddie Mercury's isolated vocals from Queen's "We Are the Champions". That range, the theatrics, that yell— it's all so powerful and somehow still soft and beautiful, and he sustains that damn note long after anyone else would have collapsed with …

Freddie Mercury

Vetrazzo — Recycled Glass Countertops, Mosaics, Tiles, Flooring and Accessories — Available in the United States, Canada and Worldwide

Vetrazzo slabs and panels are unique surfaces hancrafted with recycled glass in America. Kitchen and bath design products: tiles, countertops, …

Home Improvement

Jimmy Fallon Rounds Up Yuge, Hilarious Donald Trump Impressions by Kids (Video)

NBC’s late-night host introduces some incredible pint-size imitators of the GOP presidential candidate<p>On Friday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy …

Monster rats 'the size of cats' discovered on south London housing estate

ES News Email<p>Giant rats the ‘size of cats’ were found living on a south London housing estate.<p>Pest controller Lord Dean Burr made the shocking …

Always Wanted to Grow Your Own Garlic? Here's How

If you’ve always wanted to try growing garlic, now is a great time to start. Here’s everything you need to know about how to grow garlic, from clove …

Inseparable Kitties Outgrow Their Bed Together in These Cute Photos

Meet Lili & Renley. The brother and sister pair love to cuddle and they are very loyal to this one particular napping spot - a bed on top of a cat …

Pets

New Test for Brain Tumors

PITTSBURGH - Every year in the United States as many as 15,000 people are diagnosed with glioblastoma, the most aggressive kind of brain cancer. Many …

What They Get When They Let Their Dog 'Raise' the Kitty...

Ever since their Tamaskan dog picked his feline buddy from a shelter, the two have been joined at the hip. There's rarely a moment that they aren't …

Pets

Growing tomatoes in Buckets #vegetable_gardening

Gardening<p><b>How to Grow Tomatoes in 5 Gallon Buckets:</b><p>Turn the 5-gallon bucket over and drill 4 to 6 half-inch drainage holes, spaced evenly over the …