Amanda Schneider

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The 5-Minute Warmup That Makes You Run Faster

Do this quick routine before any race so your body is at its peak to perform<p>Before any local road race, you're bound to see hundreds of runners milling around, lightly stretching out their calves, hamstrings, and quads. But traditional "static stretching"—tugging on a muscle with constant tension …

How to Master Matzo Ball Soup

How to master the science of making homemade matzo ball soup.<p>There's a science to the perfect matzo ball soup. Here’s how to master the key components, from the pillowy-light balls to that rich, golden, rejuvenating chicken broth.<p><b>Every Great Ball Begins with Schmaltz</b> If you’ve never cooked with …

How-To: Arm Knitting a Scarf In 20 Minutes

If you need a scarf in a hurry and you’ve got a few skeins of chunky yarn handy, then treat yourself to this hypnotic arm knitting tutorial video from Wool And The Gang, which gracefully demonstrates the making of an entire arm knit scarf in 20 minutes.

Knitting

How to Make Easy Peel Hard Boiled Eggs

To get easy peel hard boiled eggs that don’t have rubbery egg whites, dry chalky yolks, dark green rings and are easy to peel, follow these simple …

Eggs

Gluten-Free Tuesday: Chicken and Dumplings

Until recently, chicken and dumplings weren't part of my life. The dish has always appealed to me, but on chilly nights, I usually go straight for chicken soup. Plus, I wasn't sure how it would translate to a gluten-free diet. But given how cold this winter's been, we'd grown more than a little …

Gluten Free Dairy Free Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

How is it Wednesday already? I feel like this week is slipping by me. I am working on a few big projects right now and they seem to be using all of …

Gluten-Free

How-To: Fleece Superhero Poncho Cape

Filth Wizardry shares how she made these fun fleece superhero poncho capes for her daughters for Christmas. They give the feeling of a cape and the warmth and functionality of a poncho. Brilliant!

Sewing

IKEA Card File Drawers Hack

At the moment, amongst other things, I’m working on a totally new room makeover at my hive.<p>It’s a little space I’ve not shared previously. I can’t …

How to build a dining table from recycled wood - Green Diary - Green Revolution Guide by Dr Prem

A dining table is a flat surfaced table (which all tables are) standing on four or more legs depending on shape and size and is used for formal …

DIY Project: Mixed Metal Natural Gift Toppers

We all have our own ways of showing our friends and family how much we love them when it comes gift-giving time. My way: gift wrap. Honestly, I sort …

DIY: Add a Pop of Color to Your Winter Wardrobe—Learn How to Needle-Felt Shapes to Woolen Clothes

Woolen sweaters, dresses, pants, skirts, and any accessory you can think of can be spruced up with the addition of some needle-felted appliqués. The …

DIY Candy Land: 20 Homemade Candy Recipes

‘Round these parts, we’re pretty keen on candy. Cotton candy, Halloween candy, candy canes, candy corn. All the candy. Here we’ve rounded up 20 of the best DIY candy hacks for you make at home. Welcome to Candy Land.<p>1. Pomegranate Gumpdrops: The gumdrop has an old world way about it, and this …

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …

Protein Oat Pancakes Recipe {Gluten Free}

7 Shares<p>I’ve recently started incorporating more weight training into my fitness routine. Running and spinning is just not cutting it anymore. I’m …

Baked Oatmeal Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Breakfast & Brunch > Oatmeal Recipes > Apple Cinnamon-Raisin & Walnut Baked Oatmeal<p>Apple Cinnamon-Raisin & Walnut Baked …

Gluten-Free Meals for Better Running

Get all the carbs you need in delicious, easy-to-make dishes.<p>Pasta, bagels, and bread have long been the go-to energy source to fuel workouts. Runners who stop eating wheat–going gluten-free for health or diet reasons–lose out on not only easy carbs but other key nutrients, such as fiber and B …

Living Well: 10 Secrets (Actually, Shortcuts!) For Better Cooking

<i>Photos and text by Lindsey Johnson for Design Mom.</i><p>I remember my mother wishing there were more hours in the day. So much to do! So little time! Now …

The Best Time to Exercise (and When to Schedule 4 Other Healthy Habits)

Just as it's better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all, it's better to have squeezed in a quick evening workout than—well, you …

4 Exotic Grains That Can Improve Your Health

Nutrition

Berry Cream Bars

I don’t want to toot my own horn, buuuut TOOT TOOT. That sounded like that coffee commercial with the creep guy with straggly blonde hair. Instead …

Paddleboarding

Birthday Party Supplies and Party Ideas - Kids and Adults

Birthday Express<p>The Party Begins Here!<p>From The Invitations To The Party Favors, We Got You Covered!<br>Choose From Hundreds of Themes For All …

10 Cruelty-Free Steppers That Won't Cramp Your Style

Chunky, clunky, and downright ugly — those might be the first words that come to mind when you think of vegan shoes. But, in reality, <b>cruelty-free</b> …

Op-Ed: Israel must grant equality to women

Reform leader Rabbi Rick Jacobs, shown speaking at the Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly in Baltimore, November 2012. (Robert A. …