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How to Make Sichuan Chili Oil from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Taylor Holliday</i> <i>of The Mala Project brings the heat with a homemade black bean and shallot chili oil.</i><p>Around this time last year, my family and I …

Food & Dining

6 Awesome Frosting Combos to Swirl Together on a Cupcake

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple reveals the easy way to make perfect swirl-topped cupcakes at home. While Justin …

Mini Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Chocolate

Thom Filicia's Down-to-Earth Lake House

A derelict 1917 house is transformed.<p>Returning to his upstate New York roots, designer Thom Filicia turns a lake house into a gathering place for friends with rustic, but sophisticated decor. For more decorating ideas, read an interview with Thom Filicia.

Small Apartment Gets An Efficient L-Shaped Makeover

With a total living space of 64 square meters, this apartment in Yokohama, Japan, is not exactly spacious but neither tiny, such as an efficiency …

The Fastest Way to Clean Your Bathroom

Follow this routine to make your fixtures sparkle in minutes.<p>One of the busiest spots in your house, the bathroom is also the place almost every guest visits. So if you start sweating whenever someone asks, "Do you mind if I freshen up/use the toilet/secretly judge your cleaning skills?" just …

3 decadent chocolate desserts that can be made vegan, gluten-free and healthier

Food allergies are hard to handle and can sometimes take the joy out of eating — especially if your list of restrictions is long. You're in luck because Gesine Bullock-Prado wants to help. Here, the pastry chef and author of "Let Them Eat Cake," is sharing some of her favorite chocolate dessert …

Brookies Recipe | How To Make Cookies And Brownies

I don’t know how it is that I happened upon the Martha Stewart video on making a Brookie. On a journey through the web, there it was, Martha and Matt …

Dessert

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

Is your kitchen in need of an update.<p>Is your kitchen in need of an update? Check out these kitchen decorating ideas and tips.

Kitchen Storage Ideas That Make Use Of Every Space

<i>Joanna Simmons, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Kitchens have to accommodate a great variety of stuff. All but the biggest kitchens are under pressure to store utensils, pans, crockery, the food we eat and the appliances we use to cook it, and everything we need to clean it up afterward. As most of us don’t have …

Storage Ideas

11 Bathroom DIYs That Take One Hour or Less

Have a spare hour and a boring bathroom? These 11 quick DIYs will fill the time—and your space.<p>Want to spruce up your bathroom, but don't have the time for elaborate projects (or budget for the renovation you've always dreamed of?) Don't worry. Tackling a DIY project may seem like a huge endeavor, …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

15 Phenomenal Indoor Herb Gardens

Whether you live in a big city or someplace that gets cold 9 months out of the year, indoor herb gardens provide so many benefits. They purify the …

How to Stop Mosquito Bites from Itching

Mosquito bites can be annoying and distracting, but there are several ways to treat them. Deal with the bites when they first occur for best results. …

Dry Skin

7 Beautiful Natural Air Freshener Aromatherapy Recipes: Baking Soda

We all want our house to smell good. Whether it’s of lavender in the spring or vanilla in the winter, it’s nice to come home to a space that reminds …

Weekend Guide with Petite Passport: The Coffeehouses of Singapore

How do you like your coffee? With a bit of greenery or some flashy bikes overhead? To launch our travel week, we’re exploring five standout cafes in …

Café

How to Make Korean Style Ramyun Noodles

Considering the dirt cheap price and ease of making, it’s no surprise to see ramyun stocked in most Korean households. The methods and ingredients …

Taco Bell

Ta-Da! Desserts Anyone Can Make

These sweets only look like they were created by professionals.<p>Photo: Christi Farr Johnstone<p>A Childhood Favorite with the Filling They Never Saw …

Dessert

Tiramisu Cake with Dulce de Leche

<b>Buttery cake, dulce de leche mascarpone mousse and a chocolate Amaretto syrup used to soak the ladyfingers makes an untraditional, but totally</b> …

Cute Garden Carrot Cupcakes

Strawberries dipped in chocolate to look like carrots! These Cute Garden Carrot Cupcakes baked in mason jars are the most adorable cupcakes you’ll …

Dessert

DIY Mason Jar Cakes

On February 3rd 2015 I married the man of my dreams in Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas. We had an outdoor wedding with under 30 guests, sweet and simple. …

The 25 WORST Diet Tips Ever

<b>Fat Makes You Fat</b><br>It depends on the type of fats you're eating, says Tricia Psota, R.D., a nutritionist based in Washington D.C. "Fats in chips, cookies, and greasy foods can increase cholesterol and your risk for certain diseases. But good fats, like those found in nuts, avocados, and salmon, …

16 Steps for Homemade Sushi

Make Your Own Sushi At Home!<p>Are you ready to roll?<p>Tongue-tingling spicy tuna rolls, creamy dragon rolls, meaty lobster-avocado rolls—if you’re a sushi addict, these words will activate your brain’s pleasure pathways. But check this out: You don’t need to visit a sushi bar to score your fix. Most …

Crazy for cookie butter? Make a homemade version of Ben & Jerry's speculoos core ice cream

As if a jar of cookie butter wasn't already one of modern life's greatest miracles, Ben & Jerry's has gone one further with its latest “Core” flavors: creamy, deluxe ice cream swirled around a thick cookie butter core, including Spectacular Speculoos, Boom Chocolatta and Peanut Buttah.<p>And while …

6 Homemade Takeout Dishes Your Family Will Love

Why spend money on take-out when you can make the same dishes even better at home? These flavorful and family-friendly recipes will one-up your favorite restaurant meals.<p><b>1. Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with lemongrass, ginger, hot …

Chocolate Crepes to End All Crepes

Chocolate crepes with a peanut butter marshmallow filling, and topped with caramelized bananas! These are the ultimate in breakfast decadence!<p>A lot of people went quite nuts for these Amaretto crepes with cranberry-raspberry sauce, myself included. Call me crazy, but if you like something, and I …

14 Great Dips for Game Day

Gallery14 Great Dips for Game Day<p>If you're watching football, it's essential to have the perfect dip on hand. When tensions are running high, you need to be able to reach your chip into a delicious dip without peeling your eyes away from the screen. You need to know it'll be just right: gooey, …

How to Make Dulce de Leche From a Can of Sweetened Condensed Milk

Dulce de leche is a creamy caramel sauce that's traditionally made by simmering a pot of milk and sugar, stirring as you go, for <i>seven</i> hours. You could do that, or you could do what is by far the easiest way to make it: simmer a closed can of sweetened condensed milk in a pot of water for two to …