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The 2 Best Ways to Make Simple Fresh Tomato Sauce (Tomato Coulis)

When it comes to tomato sauce, we here at Serious Eats have you covered,* but I noticed recently that we hadn't yet offered a recipe for a tomato <i>coulis</i>. It's about as simple as tomato sauce gets—essentially just a puree made from fresh tomatoes, which you can then go on to use as you wish.<p>*There's …

Best of the Bunch: What to Look for When Buying Fresh Radishes

<i>One of the best parts about our test kitchen manager, Brad Leone's, job is his weekly trip to the farmers' market. It's his responsibility to supply the kitchen with ripe produce, protein, and pantry staples year-round. In the summer, when the farms are cranking out the good stuff, Brad is like a</i> …

Are We Misunderstanding Modesty: 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Teaching About Modesty

<i>MR says: Focusing on modesty is a great thing in our Church--but are we careful when we teach this principle to focus on what is really most</i> …

How Instant Messaging Is Affecting Our Relationship With God

<i>MR says: We all know texting, posts, tweets, messages, pins, etc. can be good things and can even help us spread the gospel. But how is this instant</i> …

Find Out What Happened After One Man Spent a Whole Year Taking the Bible Literally

<i>MR says: Find out how living the Bible helped one agnostic man change his life and his views on faith.</i><p>Ten years ago, A.J. Jacobs tried a little …

One of the Biggest Spiritual Threats to Our Church Today & Why Many Members are Leaving

<i>MR says: With the turmoil on social media and the news, it's important to know the spiritual threats that seek to tear down our testimonies and plant</i> …

10 Times President Uchtdorf Summed Up Life Perfectly

We've all experienced a time when a conference talk felt like it was written for us. There are many times President Uchtdorf has said something that …

S. Michael Wilcox: Forgiving Family is Often the Hardest

The Lord has commanded his children to repent of sin and to forgive one another, but for many that is one of the hardest commandments to keep.<p>Mormon …

15 License Plates Only Mormons Will Understand

Who said license plates have to be boring? From Mormon culture to gospel messages, these gems spotted on actual vehicles are sure to make Latter-day …

FHE: Zion

<b>Conference Talk:</b><p>For more information on this topic read “Come to Zion,” by D. Todd Christofferson, <i>Ensign</i>, Nov 2008, 37.<p><b>Thought:</b><p>In our families and in …

8 Tips for Remembering the Sacrament All Through the Week

<i>MR says: With the Church's focus on the Sacrament this year, this is a great reminder to keep Christ and our covenants in our hearts always.</i><p>Recently …

10 Ways to Be Completely Miserable in Your Ward

<i>MR says: Want to know how to be miserable and to make your experience at Church the absolute worst? Then read all of these great self-hinder …

5 Insights from a Temple Worker That Will Make You See the Temple Differently

<i>MR says: Check out these 5 insights from a temple ordinance worker that could help transform the way you view and experience the temple.</i><p><i>And, if you</i> …

9 Things Professional Organizers Do Every Day

There's a reason they never lose their keys.<p>We're not sure if organizing pros are born or made, but good news: Tova Weinstock (aka "Tidy Tova") bets on the latter. The professional organizer says that anyone can make a few tiny changes to their everyday routine to get (and keep) their house in …

Cleaning

10 Things People With Tidy Kitchens Do Every Day

These habits put cleaning and organizing on autopilot — even when dinner is late (again).<p>If you've ever visited a friend's home unannounced only to discover their kitchen is squeaky clean (without any warning?!), you might wonder how they do it. Well, apparently the secret to a clean kitchen is …

Cleaning

Mormon Channel

"There are no shortcuts to anywhere worth going." —Sheri L. Dew <br>http://oak.ctx.ly/r/3lliu

Watch for the new thing I am going to do. It is happening already—you can see it now! I will make a road through the wilderness and give you streams of water there. - Isaiah 43:19

The Lord’s kindness never fails! If he had not been merciful, we would have been destroyed. The Lord can always be trusted to show mercy each morning. Deep in my heart I say, “The Lord is all I need; I can depend on him!” - Lamentations 3:22-24