Nicole Keating

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From Banana Pancakes to Blueberry Muffins: 8 Fruit-Filled Breakfast Recipes

Sure, you could eat plain ole fruit for breakfast. But wouldn't it be even better if the fruit was baked or blended into something delicious?<p><b>1. Banana Pancakes</b><p>Fluffy on the inside, crispy on the outside, and delicately flavored with bananas and vanilla -- these are phenomenal banana pancakes. The …

10 Dazzling, Delicious Easter Desserts

Make your Easter feast unforgettable by ending on a sweet note. From Classic Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting to Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie, these desserts are all serious show-stoppers.<p><b>1. Classic Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting</b><p>Carrot cakes can be heavy and dense, but this one is …

20 Tiny Moments That Instantly Boost Your Happiness

Life is in the little things.<p>It's time to tap into your everyday joy.<p>Big moments in life -- weddings, births, new jobs, graduations -- are special, but appreciating the smaller, daily occurrences can really maintain your happiness.<p>In honor of the International Day of Happiness, we've rounded up …

Happiness

Articles about 7 sustainable second homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>A couple’s retirement home on a nature preserve in Carmel, …

Architecture

10 Tiny Gestures That'll Make You Feel Enormously Loved

It doesn't take a lot to make someone feel loved.<p>Sweetness is in the little things.<p>A small gesture that takes close to no effort on your end can transform somebody's entire day. Yesterday, a Reddit user asked the community a simple question that elicited a number of heartfelt responses: "What small …

Relationships

9 Rules Of Batch Cooking, A Technique That Will Free You Up For Family Time

Mark Bittman once wrote in The New York Times about an “appliance that could help you save money, reduce food waste and get meals on the table faster.” What is this magical appliance that lets you save money and time? He was talking about the freezer! With a freezer -- something almost all of us …

Top 5 YouTube book vloggers

At book group, because we love raving about books, discussing characters, debating plots and just generally getting excited about being around books it is inevitable that quite a few of us love watching other people talking about books as well.<p>After watching some of these videos at group then going …

Books

The 25 best school districts in America

Some families are so intent on sending their kids to the best schools that they relocate to join new school districts.<p>Niche, a company that researches and compiles information on schools, just released its ranking of the 2016 best school districts in America. The ranking was based on the grade each …

So THAT'S Why We Should Be Eating Chia Seeds

Bonus: They make great pudding.<p>Chia seeds are becoming a bigger and bigger part of the health food scene. And if you're someone who makes an effort to eat healthier, you may have dabbled in a chia seed recipe or two. These tiny black seeds are tasteless -- and undergo a really cool gelatinous …

Breakfast

The 7 Worst 'Healthy' Snacks for Weight Loss

Americans are serial snackers. In fact, researchers say snacks account for an extra 580 extra calories per day in our diets.<p>We love snacks so much, …

The one thing you should do every Sunday evening to guarantee a successful week

Most people spend Sunday nights watching TV, relaxing, and trying not to think about the challenging week ahead. After a calm weekend spent with my family or enjoying free time, I'm also ready to take it easy.<p>But, before I drop my head down on the pillow I practice one very critical habit to ensure …

55 DIY Home Decorating Projects You Should Try Now

• 55 new DIY home decorating projects — Sunset<br>• DIY marble backsplash for the kitchen — Hometalk<br>• 10 ways to add wow to your home — Houzz<br>• The prettiest way to hide a cord — PureWow<br>• The top 23 places to buy home accessories online — Real Simple<br>• 15 interior trends for Autumn — Remodelista<br>• 5 ways to make your …

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Furniture for Small Bedrooms

Double Duty<p>When buying furniture for your small bedroom, maximize your investment with pieces that are actually double agents. For a bed that is …

13 New IKEA Hacks to Try for Fall

As summer ends, we start finding ourselves indoors more often, preferably with something pumpkin-spice related and a good craft project. Summer was all about perking up our outdoor spaces, but fall has us back inside and scrutinizing every IKEA object we own. Whether you’re swapping out your …

How To Build a Coke Can Stove for Hiking and Camping

This next idea is so great and very easy to implement in case of emergency or when camping. The tutorial is going to teach you how to make a small …

Camping

13 Delish and Easy Desserts You Can Make in Your Crock Pot

By now we all know how great our crock pots are at making soups, stews and even mashed potatoes. It’s a huge time-saver and anxiety-diminisher when it comes to easy, set-it-and-forget-it meals, especially when you have a million other things going on. But what if we told you it could rock dessert …

Here's A Make-Ahead Meal Plan That Anyone Can Cook

This four-person meal plan comes with a grocery list, step-by-step instructions, and zero weeknight hassle.<p>If you plan ahead and do a little cooking on Sunday, it's completely possible to have dinner on the table every night in under 15 minutes. We created a complete grocery list and meal plan that …

Slow Cookers

Kid-Friendly Pasta Recipes That Will Make Them Smile and Clean Their Plates

<b>Family dinner on a weeknight should be nutritious, delicious, and, most important, easy to make. That can be a tall order, so when it comes to Wednesday noshing, who are you gonna call? The answer is pasta: It cooks quickly and pleases the palates of persnickety youngsters. See our favorite pasta</b> …

Cooking

How to Make a Week’s Worth of Dinners for Under $25

College kids, recent grads and busy young professionals seriously don’t have the time (or the money) to splurge on expensive meals. But that doesn’t mean you have to compromise and sink into a fast food or takeout rut. We’ve created a recipe series that is fast, easy, cheap and takes the guesswork …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do anything, do this first …

Entrepreneurship