Emily Stanley

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Lavender Earl Grey Cupcakes for Better Homes and Gardens

Hi friends! This month I'll be sharing a few of my cake creations on the Better Homes and Gardens blog - starting with these tea-time inspired …

25+ Front Door Colors and Ideas for the Prettiest House on the Block

It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>Go sunny with a cheery yellow, demure with a dove gray, or bold with a true red. After all, your front door is your home's first impression. Make it a good one.

Interior Design

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

Interior Design

Helpful Tips for Painting Cabinets

It’s official: my laundry room is getting a makeover! My hubby and I moved this past summer, and we have yet to purchase a washer and dryer. One of …

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 30, 2014 57<p>Today we’re turning dinner into dip!<p>You guys. My love for buffalo chicken dip may be …

Homemade Toaster Pastries Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 716

NEW!! THE WRAP with Elise @ MyCupcakeAddiction - News & Giveaways for January 2014

DIY Craft Projects

Fig Honey

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: A dark, flavorful syrup ripe for drizziling -- made with only figs and water.</i><p>One of the things that I love about traditional Italian home cooking …

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Spicy Peach BBQ Sauce

One of the reasons I used to be scared of <b>canning</b> is that I assumed it was a requirement to have four hundred pounds of something or other and 10-12 …

Pear and Ginger Preserves Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 pounds pears, peeled, cored, and cut into 1/4-inch dice1 1/3 cups white sugar1/3 cup dark brown sugar2 tablespoons juice and 1/2 teaspoon zest from 1 lemon2 tablespoons finely chopped crystallized ginger1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Place pears, white …

All you need is some cabbage, salt, and a container to make this sauerkraut http://thekitc.hn/17vt0jS

How to Make Vinegar at Home - Real Food

In <i>Ruhlman’s Twenty</i>, food writer Michael Ruhlman asserts that acid is second only to salt for elevating the flavors of your cooking. Just a few drops …

Zucchini Pickles

In the past, I have publicly expressed my dislike of bread and butter pickles. Honestly, I just don’t love sweet pickles. <i>Usually</i>. But maybe I think I …

Have you made a 2014 garden plan yet? Faith Durand shares what she's planning: http://thekitc.hn/1mp8yst

Gardens: bewitched by witch hazel

A winter flower is to be treasured for its scarcity and, as you move through a garden in slumber, it is a point of wonder that anything can brave the season. I ask myself why and how, for pollinators are mostly hibernating, but I soon cease the questioning for the joy of the unexpected.<p>In a mild …

Foodily Blog

Cranberry Walnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

January 20, 2014<p>I’ve been craving chocolate chip cookies lately. And when I say lately I mean always. They’re my “I need a chocolate feel-good fix.” …

Homemade Vanilla Coffee Liqueur

Kahlúa is a coffee liqueur that is very popular with coffee lovers and is something I often use in baking to add an extra boost of coffee flavor to a …

Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns

<i>Raspberry Cheesecake Morning Buns</i><p>I WENT INTO TARGET FOR ONE THING.<p>See, Target has a new line of products, Simply Balanced, and I was excited to pick …

A California House in Soft Shades by Designer Mary McDonald

A neutral setting created by interior designer Mary McDonald.<p>In a Los Angeles house, designer Mary McDonald made a color statement in a more modern way by showcasing a palette of creams and grays, where even the palest color will stand out. Read on for her neutral decor ideas.

Interior Design

Jalapeño Honey Hummus with Spiced Olive Oil Tortilla Chips.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 9, 2014 81<p>Let’s make a deal.<p>If you come over and take down my Christmas decorations, I’ll pay you in tortilla chips.<p>I think it’s …

Homemade Nutella

<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: Unsatisfied with store-bought Nutella,</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is making a version that's a bit less sweet, a bit more</i> …

Honey Chipotle Chicken Bowls with Lime Quinoa.

Honey Chipotle Chicken Bowls.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 10, 2014 260<p>You guys. Has this not been the longest week ever?<p>Is it because of the polar vortex …