Sally Gill

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes.

These Pancakes!!<p>Wow, they are so good. Never have I made pancakes like these.<p>These were my first experience with using egg whites, ricotta and lemons …

Breakfast

Grandbaby Cakes’ Cinnamon Roll Poundcake

In the breakfast food hierarchy, few things rank as highly for me as a cinnamon roll. Add a little icing and I’m in heaven. But turn it into a …

Dessert

How to Make Friends as a Grown-Up

<b>Can you expect to make close friends once you're past your 30s?</b><br>Yes! Research shows we're replacing half our close friends every seven years, even …

The 10 Golden Rules of Family Meal Planning

Planning meals for your family is both an art -- you’re constantly invoking your creativity to produce masterpieces -- and a science -- each meal is an experiment filled with steps, calculations, and guesswork about what will happen when it reaches the table. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, you're …

Cooking

Science says people determine your competence, intelligence, and salary based on your weight

Their past performance? Personality?<p>These qualities might be meaningful, but a growing body of research suggests that we're swayed, too, by aspects of a person's physical appearance — namely, their weight. When it comes to judging professional potential, we're often biased to see overweight people …

Psychology

60 Fall Recipes We're Looking Forward to Making

All the fall recipes we're looking forward to cooking now that summer is (nearly) over.<p><b>Oh no ... it's actually happening.</b> The end of summer is fast approaching, and we're gearing up for shorter days, longer nights, cooler temperatures, colorful leaves, sweatshirts, and football. Not only is the …

Cooking

7 Walkway Ideas to Pump Up Your Curb Appeal

Our motto: No boring walkways! Pump up your home’s value when you walk this way. From creative to classic — check out these walkway ideas from …

Landscaping

Cast Iron Chicken Recipes That'll Make You Want To Kiss Your Skillet

Chicken is an easy dish to get bored of. It can be dry, bland and a chore to eat. If you feel the same way we feel, we have good news. There's a simple solution: a cast iron skillet. It's the fastest and simplest way to make chicken exciting again.<p>With a good sear and the right recipe in hand, a …

Cooking

Back Exercises for Women

Share Email Comments<p>A lot of attention is given to working out specific parts of the body. Arms, legs, and tummies are usually top of the list, and …

Quick and Easy Charm Square Baby Quilt

I'm back today with a quick finish and a tutorial. I needed to make a baby quilt for a co-worker at work, but after many hours of paper piecing this …

Office Organization Ideas for Disaster-Zone Desks

Who knew that plain old clipboards could look so pretty? Simply brush leftover scraps of wallpaper onto them with decoupage glue. When mounted to the wall, they can be double as both organizers for business cards, notes, urgent papers, and as a decorative display.

Blades of Glory: How to Make Your Knives the Sharpest in the Drawer

The most important tool in your kitchen requires a little TLC for top-notch cuts.<p>If you've never sliced something with a truly sharp knife, it's a revelation, turning an arduous task into a pleasure. We called upon the nation's expert knife makers, knife-store owners, and the ultimate knife …

Knives

10 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look More Polished

These DIY architectural details will give your home tons of character — for a fraction of the cost.<p>These DIY architectural details will give your home tons of character — for a fraction of the cost.

Home Depot

7 Types of Squats You Should Be Doing

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try<p>Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, …

Workouts

The Secret to Creating Your Own "She Shed"

Your backyard storage can do so much more than shelter old lawnmowers.<p>Wouldn't it be nice to have a getaway that didn't involve any travel? It's possible, thanks to customizable "she sheds." Despite the somewhat tongue-twisting name, these pint-sized backyard escapes have proven to be a big trend. …

No school, no rules: would you sign up to the latest parenting trend?

Allowing children complete freedom – no limits, no enforced bedtimes, no eat-your-greens. Welcome to the world of 'radical unschooling'<p>With the new term starting, most children will be mourning the end of summer. But for a growing number of families, the school year never begins.<p>Take Kim Constable. …

Parenting

Organization Tricks: 14 Steps to the Bedroom of Your Dreams

Important documents and files stacked around your bedroom keep you from enjoying the room as a place of rest. Instead, organize your files in a chest -- you can easily access them, but they're out of sight, out of mind.

This Intense Workout Will Make You Sweat Buckets (In a Good Way)

Exercise 1 Barbell Front Squat to Push Press<p>Stand with your feet shoulder-distance apart, holding a 30- to 45-pound barbell in front of your thighs with an overhand grip. Your hands should be slightly wider than your shoulders. Rotate your elbows under, and pull the bar up to your collarbone until …

Dear Intrusive Mother-In-Law: Back Off

<i>Disclaimer: This article represents the collective voice of this experience, and does not 100 percent represent the experiences of the author.</i><p>(A letter from a fed up new mom.)<p>Dear intrusive mother-in-law,<p>Stop.<p>And yes, that's a complete sentence.<p>But I get the feeling you may want me to explain this …

Parenting

23 Chicken Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

Some weeks work, social obligations, and household tasks pile up, making the idea of cooking a meal seem fanciful, even unachievable. When that happens, let your slow cooker be your savior. Armed with this piece of equipment, dinner can practically cook itself. Here, we rounded up more than 20 …

Cooking

Why Trusting Your 'Gut Feeling' Is Often the Best Strategy

There is no such thing as a purely logical decision. The brain uses a combination of logic and emotion when making decisions of any kind. That …

Self-improvement

Meet the male writers who hide their gender to attract female readers

Women writers have long disguised their gender hoping to get taken seriously but a few male authors pretend to be female to hopefully sell more books<p>• Books about women less likely to win prizes, study finds<p>Sean Thomas’s first published books were unsuccessful. They were literary, mostly, exploring …

Books

10 Tips for Flying with Babies and Toddlers

Flying with kids is never easy, but a little preparation before the flight can go a long way.<p>For a lot of us, flying is already nerve-wracking. But flying with a baby is a hundred times harder than flying alone. First, there's the gear that you have to bring. Then, there's the limited space issues. …

Parenting

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread

November 3, 2014<p>This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure policy.<p><i>Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread is made</i> …

12 Cocktails Every Wine Lover Should Know

Even if your first love is wine, sometimes the mood simply calls for a cocktail.<p>Even if your first love is wine, sometimes the mood simply calls for a cocktail.

The Essential Guide to Happiness at Work, With Rashida Jones | WIRED

Finding Happiness On The Job<p>By Rashida Jones<p>Let’s be honest: Nobody can kill it all the time. I earnestly try to, but I just can’t. I have an …

Why your daily schedule just isn't working for you (and how to fix it)

Is your Google Calendar overbooked with tons of microprojects? Does Trello take up hours of your day? Have you made so many lists that you can't even …