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Zig Zag Baby Blanket pattern by knitculture.com

Originally published by Knit Culture Studio, this colorful baby blanket comes in 2 sizes for a stroller blanket or crib blanket size.<p>We designed it …

Knitting

The 76 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like ASOS and Zara without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive …

eCommerce

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Bacon- Wrapped Scallops w/ Spicy Cilantro-Mayonnaise<p>These make a wonderful appetizer, but they also are great to nibble as a light dinner!<p>Ingredients:<p>…

Green Chile Mac and Cheese Recipe

So, our markets are awash with New Mexico Hatch green chiles right now, and our garden is bursting with poblanos and Anaheims.<p>This is not a bad …

Comfort Food

Spiced Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Loaf Recipe

This quick and easy breakfast bread takes the essence of pumpkin pie and infuses it with chocolate chips. The loaf is tender and sweet without being overly so. It's sturdy and freezes well.<p><b>Read more: American Classics: Spiced Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Loaf</b><p>Ingredients2 cups all purpose flour1 teaspoon …

Turkish Coffee Brownies

A spoonful of cardamom added to espresso powder gives these brownies a decidedly Middle Eastern flavor. Perfect as a post-meal pick-me-up, or to keep your dinner guests perked.<p>Excerpted from Balaboosta by Einat Admony (Artisan Books). Copyright � 2013. Photographs by Quentin Bacon.<p><b>Read more: Bake</b> …

No Knead Whole Wheat Buns with Honey Butter Recipe

These easy whole wheat buns pair nicely with sweet honey butter. Add a sprinkle of flour de sel if you like your breakfast salty-sweet.<p>adapted from <i>The Breakfast Book</i> by Marion Cunningham<p><b>Read more: Wake and Bake: No-Knead Whole Wheat Buns with Honey Butter</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Buns</b>1 1/2 cups warm …

Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Covered Cranberries Recipe

These oversized oatmeal cookies are full of chocolate covered cranberries. If you can't find those, substitute chocolate covered raisins.<p><b>Read more: Cookie Monster: Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Covered Cranberries</b><p>Ingredients1 3/4 cups old fashioned oats3/4 cup all purpose flour1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 …

Best Breakfast Potatoes Ever

I shared this recipe with you a couple of weeks ago in stripped-down, printable form, but I’m just now getting around to doing the step-by-step for …

Cinnamon Raisin Baked French Toast

I have a million baked French toast recipes in my arsenal (there are three in my upcoming cookbook!) because I think there’s nothing easier on a busy …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

Workouts

Book Review: 'The Woman Who Lost Her Soul'

Alan Cheuse reviews <i>The Woman Who Lost Her Soul</i> by Bob Shacochis. The author's first novel in twenty years traverses the globe and spans decades, and is engaging for all 700-plus pages.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>National Book Award winner Bob Shacochis is out with his first novel in 20 years. The …

Orthodox Jews Perform Rosh Hashanah Version Of "Get Lucky"

Complete with breakdancing, crazy gymnastics and a shofar.

Three-D Entrelac Scarf pattern by Kathryn Alexander

Eyre pattern by Anne Kuo Lukito

SIZES<br>Finished bust circumference: 30 (34, 38½, 42¼, 46, 50¾, 54¾)”<br>Meant to be worn with a 1–2“ ease at the bust.<br>Sweater shown measures …

Knitting

Mari on Twitter: "Re-releasing my Rainbow Love hat! Took the photos this morning at the Raleigh Rose Garden. http://t.co/ZYFbkIlCDo http://t.co/hsi8XHvKFe"

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Louis Begley: How I Write

The Polish-born writer, whose new novel is Memories of a Marriage, talks about WWII and what he thought of the movie version of About Schmidt.<p><b>Where</b> …

Are You Applying Makeup in the Right Order?

There is a natural order to accomplishing most anything in life: Lather, rinse, repeat. Love, marriage, baby in a carriage. High school, college, job …

Hierro pattern by Kelly Ashfield

Issue 6 from Pom Pom Quarterly. Head over to our online shop for the digital copy, and then hop on over to our Ravelry group to join in our chatter, …

Mock Rib Watch Cap pattern by Tanis Gray

Yarn

O.W.L. Mittens pattern by Celeste Young

On one side, a parliament of owls keeps watch beneath a twinkling night sky. On the reverse, a collection of spells—turn palms up and read Expecto …

Wild Iris pattern by Sivia Harding

Gracefully buttoned, this gentle Moebius cowl, edged in beads and lace, is light and amazingly easy to wear. The position of the button accentuates …

Fresco Simply Slouchy Hat pattern by Susan Mills

Silken Scabbard pattern by Jennifer Hansen

This fitted, sculptural raglan is a top-down, no seam design that almost knits itself. The raglan and side seams feature a morphing horseshoe and …

Pluie Cardigan pattern by Alex Capshaw-Taylor

<i>An all-over umbrella motif adds sweetly vintage charm to a fitted cardigan. Sweater is worked with intarsia colorwork and contrast color edging for a</i> …