Ayla Hibbs

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Five Tips for the Best Ever Roast Potatoes

If you're going to make roast potatoes, make them right. Crisp on the outside and fluffy on the inside with a rustic flavour. Here's my top tips and …

9 Small Ways I Keep My Wife Happy, Every Day

Relationships take work. Hard work. In order to grow in your marriage, you need to embody the change that you want to see. You need to be the …

Happiness

The Best Marriage Advice EVER

When Ashley and I got married thirteen years ago, we were young and in love, but we were also pretty clueless (me especially)! Along the way, we've had so many people share wise advice and life experiences with us, which has helped guide our family through good times and hard times.<p>Through the …

Relationships

This Super-Simple Mississippi Pot Roast Recipe Is Taking Over Pinterest

The New York Times calls it, "The roast that owns the internet."<p>There's are certain winning combinations that strike gold with people on the internet. (Puppies and babies is our personal favorite.) But when a recipe takes the web by storm, it can be hard to tell what exactly has made it such a …

7 Things You Should Clean Every Single Day

No more excuses, people.<p>We know what you're thinking: "<i>Another</i> thing to add to my to-do list?!" But trust us when we say there's a method behind our madness — these chores will make a huge difference in your home in the long run.

This Dad's Shocking Photo Of His Baby Is Shedding Light On A Dangerous But Common Condition

Scott Walker's infant could have suffered a severe infection or even lost her toe after suffering this dangerous condition some parents may not be aware of.<p>Walker said that both his daughters were born seven weeks early, and Molly faced complications after her birth.<p>After three weeks in the …

Parenting

If my doctor had ignored my intuition about my pregnancy, I’d be dead

On May 30, 2013, I died when I gave birth to my son. If I hadn’t listened to my intuition before going to the hospital, I would have stayed dead.<p>Most of my pregnancy with my second child, Jacob, was healthy and relatively uncomplicated. But when I was around 20 weeks along, I began to have …

Medicine

9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want to Be Happy

Go on: Buy yourself flowers.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to improve your chances for complete and utter …

Prevent fires and dry more efficiently by deep cleaning your dryer

A dirty dryer can lead to wet clothes and, possibly, a fire.<p>According to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2010 an estimated 16,800 fires …

You Don’t Need to Boil Your Pasta, Just the Water

There are more efficient ways to cook pasta besides dropping it into a big pot of boiling, salted water. For example, next time pasta’s on the menu, …

Nasal spray as effective as injections for pain during childbirth, study finds

Women may soon be able to use a nasal spray for pain relief during childbirth following successful trials by an Australian midwifery researcher.<p>The obsession with ‘natural’ birth is just another way to judge a woman | Hadley Freeman<p>Read more<p>The nasal spray analgesic drug, fentanyl, was shown to be …

Pregnancy

This story of a bus driver's sweet act of kindness is cheering up Ireland

LONDON — Some people are just plain nice.<p>William Harris, a driver for Bus Éireann in Cork, Ireland, clearly fits that bill — the story of how he went …

Can this technique help you get your baby to fall asleep in under 60 seconds?

One mother's baby-calming trick has gone viral after a French magazine shared the video on Facebook<p>If you've ever struggled to get a baby to agree to nap, you'll be envious of this woman's apparently magical sleep-inducing powers.<p>The clip was posted to Facebook by French magazine Pour Nous Les …

Social Media

9 Ways 'Lazy' Parenting Raises Great Men

Shares 0<p><i>What happens to our kids when we choose not to adopt a “parenting philosophy”?</i><p>—<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men …

Parenting

27 Underrated Parenting Products That Actually Work

There are a lot of products that you don't need. These are the ones you do.

14 Dollar Store Buys That Can Organize Your Entire Home

Polish Potato, Kielbasa, and Cabbage Soup (Kapusniak) Recipe

There are hundreds of variations on classic Polish <i>kapusniak</i> (sauerkraut and sausage soup). My version lays no claims to authenticity, but it is simple, delicious, and deeply nourishing. Sauerkraut and fresh cabbage come together for extra flavor in the broth.<p>Why It Works<p>Adding the ingredients to …

2 Irish brothers have moved their $5 billion fintech startup next door to Google, Facebook, and Airbnb in Dublin

The move means the four-year-old fintech company, already valued at $5 billion (£3.25 billion), will be a short distance away from the European headquarters of Google, Facebook, and Airbnb.<p>The company — founded by high-flying Irish brothers Patrick Collison, 27, and John Collison, 25 — builds tools …

Brussels Sprouts Gratin

Are you all thinking about Thanksgiving sides? I am! As much as I love the old standbys (especially Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole and Sausage & Herb …

Brussels Sprouts

28 Pieces From 2015 That Should Be Required Reading For Women

Add these to your list, stat.<p>If eyes are a window into the soul, writing is a window into an author's mind. And very often, that mind is dizzyingly interesting and contains insights about our world that we didn't quite know how to articulate on our own.<p>In a media landscape filled with tweets and …

“Reid Wilson, Which of the 11 American nations do you live in? Woodard lays out his map in the new book “American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America.” Here’s how...

North America

8 Holiday Decorating Ideas for a Small Space

Don't have room to deck the halls? Make the most of the little things.<p>Don't have room to deck the halls? Make the most of the little things.

This Company Lets You DIY Your Very Own Hobbit House

Step aside, tiny homes, there’s a new architecture movement on the rise and it just so happens to look like a page straight out of our favorite books (and movies) of all time – and you don’t even need a ticket to Middle Earth to get there.<p>Piggybacking off Tolkien’s hobbit house concept, a company …

Organ donation law 'revolution' starts in Wales

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_wales/1210000/1210834_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524853447_f55cf4d94c8a7c0085523c99c324ee1b<p><b>Wales has become the first nation in the UK to introduce a "revolutionary" new system to increase the number of organ donors.</b><p>From Tuesday, adults …

Parishioners Seek to Adopt Newborn Baby Who Was Found in Manger of New York City Church Nativity Scene

An unidentified couple that attends the church where a newborn baby was found abandoned in a manger last Monday is hoping to adopt the child.<p>“They’ve …

Crime

7 Items Your Great-Grandparents Stockpiled That You Should, Too

Image source: Pixabay.com<p>It’s easy to think that the modern preparedness movement is a unique phenomenon. Most of us grew up during a time when the …

Off-grid

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

6 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Look So Much Better

Style genius Emily Henderson shows you how to fix all your interior design woes.

Home Decorating