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It Must Be the Year of the Cowl

Every time I do a roundup of cowl knitting patterns, it seems like another round of the projects hits my email box. That’s a good problem to have …

Top 10 Food Staples You Can Make Better and Cheaper at Home

Many simple foods are not only easy to make at home, they'll likely be cheaper, healthier, and much tastier than the store-bought varieties. From …

Recipes

6 Ways You Should Be Using Essential Oils

There's a reason they're called 'essential' oils.<p>Essential oils have been creating serious buzz in the beauty community (they were actually the top search term on WholeFoodsMarket.com recently). But do you know how to make the oils—which aren't the same as fragrance oils, by the way—work for you? …

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Lone Star Wall Hanging: FREE 2 1/2" Strip-Pieced Quilt Pattern - The Quilting Company

<b>WEB BONUS</b><p>Download the FREE <i>Lone Star Wall Hanging</i> pattern. (Problems downloading our PDF? Check out our troubleshooting tips.)<p>Sumptuous fabrics from …

Quilting

10 free patterns for last minute Christmas gifts! • LoveKnitting Blog

Blog > Christmas > 10 free patterns for last minute Christmas gifts!<p><b>Published on</b> December 12th, 2014 | <i>by Angie</i><p><i>With Christmas right around the corner,</i> …

Knitting

The 9 Best Kitchen Updates You CAN Do (When You Can't Renovate Your Rental)

Whether you're renting and can't do a lot of permanent damage or even if you own a house but just don't have a budget to tear everything out and …

24 Crazy Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

More room to buy more things!<p>If you're lacking on kitchen storage space but aren't feeling a huge reno, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days. No demo day required!

Creamy Caramels | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Dessert

Snickerdoodle Muffins

1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a mini muffin pan with nonstick spray.<p>2. In a medium bowl, use an electric mixer to combine the butter …

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Ribbed Coffee Cozy {Crochet Pattern}

We've established my love for coffee, but coffee is hot, yo! Here's my version of a hand, and earth, friendly coffee cozy. It's quick and easy, and …

10 Best No Bake Low Fat Chocolate Cheesecake Recipes

The Best No Bake Low Fat Chocolate Cheesecake Recipes on Yummly | Low-fat Cheesecake, Milk Chocolate Protein Cheesecake, Chocolate Marble Cheesecake

A Festive and Unique Twist on a Classic Dessert

Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito, the duo behind two wildly popular New York City bakeries, put their distinctive spin — part all-American retro, part punk-rock renegade — on seasonal and holiday desserts. Take a look at this delicious recipe from their new cookbook, Baked Occasions.<p><i>Serves 16 to …

Dessert

Detox Soup to Make You Feel Awesome

Detox Soup is a great way to kick the new year off. This gluten-free recipe can be used during an official "cleanse" or to kick-start a conscious eating plan for 2015!<p>Ok, so if you’re going out on New Year’s Eve, do yourself a favor and make this soup one or two days before the festive first, and …

10 Unique and Creative Kitchens

You've never seen a design like this before.<p>From a kitchen in a barn to one designed completely in steel, you've never seen a kitchen like this before.

Knitted Christmas Ornament Covers pattern by Judy Sumner

Knitting

7 Genius Ways to Use Wallpaper

Felt Embroidered Coffee Cup Cozies • Craftwhack

How many Pumpkin Spice Lattes have you scarfed down so far? I’m not a big pumpkin fan, but I’ll admit to a couple of Mochas over the past month.<p>Since …

How to Make the Perfect Greek Salad

Plus, two other Mediterranean recipes you'll love.<p>If you've ever been to Greece (lucky you!), then you know that the Greek salads there put our Americanized versions to shame. They taste richer and more flavorful—and also come with myriad health benefits. In fact, residents of the gorgeous Grecian …

Food

Cranberry Sauce Recipe

<i>Homemade cranberry sauce recipe made in the slow cooker!</i><p>Cranberry sauce was not a part of our Thanksgiving growing up. In fact, I don’t think I’ve …

Cooking

Thanksgiving tips: Are you cooking? How to plan for the big dinner

So, are you getting ready for the big meal? For some of us, planning Thanksgiving dinner is an exciting "Iron Chef"-like challenge; for others, it's perhaps more of an exercise in self-torture. Whether you're hosting your first Thanksgiving or your 50th, this is one meal that can best be tackled …

NomNom: Chocolate and Salted Caramel Mug Cake

So let's continue talking about this weather. For the past couple of days, it's been cold--as in frigid, sniffle-inducing-just-by-staying-outside …

Extending the season

With winter fast approaching, now is the time to do a little garden prepping. From storing summer furniture in the garage, to transplanting any …

15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen Island

Yes. There are that many things you can do with them.<p>Everybody dreams of the extra counter space a kitchen island gives you, but if you're just wheeling one into the center of your room, you're seriously underutilizing it. These cool ideas update the trend, making it more than just another tabletop …

Chunky Cowls in Winter White

The cowl knitting patterns just keep coming this year, which tells you how popular this simple accessory is still. A lot of them are being worked in …