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12 Baking Tricks That Make Food Prep So Much Easier

These are sure to make you seem like the best pastry chef around. (Because you are.)<p>1. Make your own buttermilk using regular milk and lemon juice.<p>Never buy buttermilk again with this trick! Using a 1-cup measuring cup, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar. Fill the remainder of the cup with …

Here's to you Dr. Snyder

Yeah, I know. I've posted my version of these SJSD's before. But I have a new oven (again). I recently posted my first two bakes with the new oven, …

Costas French Market Doughnuts (Beignets) Recipe

"As kids, we always put in a heart-filled request for these on Christmas Eve. It was quite a family affair - my mom would make up the dough, my dad …

No Butter? No Problem. Every Baking Substitute You Could Ever Need.

By: Perry Santanachote<p><i>Credit: Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>You're halfway through a brownie recipe when you realize you have no eggs, and the grocery store is closed. You could go ask the babe next door, but it's late, and you're already in your pajamas, and at that moment, an abandoned recipe is 100% …

DIY Paper Gift Bows | Mom Spark - Mom Blogger

DIY<p><i>posted by</i> Allison <i>on</i> August 12, 2014 // 22 <i>comments »</i><p>I’m frugal. And by frugal I really mean ridiculously cheap. Because my work requires it, I buy …

Baby Showers

Battle of the Homemade Glass Cleaners

Last year, I tried to make my own glass cleaner with black tea and vinegar. It was disastrous.<p>A black film clung to my bathroom mirror for weeks. It …

Engagement Rings

Homemade Steak Spice - In the Kitchen with Stefano Faita

Jan 16, 2012<p>This homemade steak spice mix made with a wide variety of spices such as peppercorns, chili flakes and garlic is the secret ingredient …

Bamboo Yarn Bowl

4 Piece Painting - a Walk Through the Seasons<p>Crochet a cotton basket<p>Grocery Bag Sunglasses<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>Beautiful bowl! In case anybody …

Thrifting

Extracts 101: Vanilla, Mint, Lemon, Almond

This fall was a busy one for me. I started grad school and by the end of September, I was buried under a mountain of research, homework, and paper …

Copycat Chick-fil-A Sandwich

Main Dishes<p>We absolutely love Chick-fil-A at our house! So you can imagine my excitement when I found this copycat recipe. I kept thinking how …

Grow Your Own Spuds. Plant a Potato Barrel This Week.

Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense. Soil is easily added, potatoes are quickly planted, …

Linen Stitch Scarf

Finished, and fabulous! This scarf is perfectly me—hippie-ish but also a little bit tweedy. It’s wild, but only when you really look at it up close. …

How To Make A Simple And Effective Eyeglass Cleaner In Seconds

Recently I was attempting to clean my reading glasses, but my trusty cleaning cloth just wasn’t cutting it. For the most part, my reading glasses …

Move Over Camping Food! Hello PUDGY PIES

One of the best things I’ve done with my kids is taking them camping. I was a little afraid the first time we went. It was just me and my two, very …

Chocolate and Maraschino Cherry Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread has to be one of my favourite holiday cookies, I mean it is so easy to make and that melt in your mouth buttery goodness is almost …

Tour This Spooky Home

In October, this home springs to life, with cutout bats taking flight across walls and alighting on table settings.<p>In October, this home springs to …

The Almost Lost Washcloth Pattern

On my last visit, my Mom in law gave me a most welcome gift: a generous stack of hand-knit washcloths! Not only were they plentiful, they were lofty …

{free printables} Canning Labels For your Homemade Goodies

It's jam-making time, and in our house, we're excited about harvesting the purple grapes to make grape jam. Last year, we made 30 quarts of the stuff …