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French Toast Roll-Ups

Shares 33K<p>Oh these neat little French Toast Roll-Ups are perfect for breakfast or anytime. I think they make a wonderful snack. With the kiddos being …

Homemade Peanut Butter

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Once you make peanut butter at home, it will be very difficult to get excited about storebought peanut butter ever …

How-To: Super-Warm Faux Woven Knit Cowl

Don’t let the polar vortex get you down! Stay snug and cozy in the face of gusting winds and dropping temperatures with this faux woven knit cowl video and tutorial from my pal Heidi at Hands Occupied!<p>I knitted up a version of this cowl in dijon mustard yellow for my husband for Christmas this …

39 Amazing Ideas That Will Make Your Home Cool And Fun

Looking for some awesome ideas to make your home unique? Here're 39 amazing ideas that can make your home cool and fun!

DIY Copper + Leather Table

Emily Henderson teamed up with Stephanie Todaro and the two of them made, styled, and shared this lovely DIY copper and leather table tutorial on Style By Emily Henderson.

16 of the 'Must-have' Items in a Woman's Wardrobe

<i>This answer originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Carolyn Cho, works in fashion</i><p>Every woman is different, but I do believe there's a standard set of 16 pieces that make it easy for an active, practical woman to look effortlessly chic and modern.<p>The key regarding each of the pieces on this list is …

Make Apple Jam—It's Better Than Apple Sauce

Why apple jam is better than apple sauce (and pretty much everything else you make with apples in the fall) and how to make it<p><i>Fresh fruits and vegetables are the joys of spring and summer, but they don’t last forever. Unless, that is, you know the tricks to keeping them around. And you can learn</i> …

Recipes

Applesauce Parfait with Cinnamon Breadcrumbs

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: A classic Norwegian dessert gets reworked for breakfast.</i><p>There’s a Norwegian dessert called “veiled …

Cook's Illustrated's Foolproof Pie Crust

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The secret pie crust ingredient (and technique) that changed what we thought we knew about pie.</i><p>We all get in pie ruts. Well, crust ruts.<p>While what goes on …

Baking

Blueberry Sweet Rolls with Lemon Glaze

<i>posted on</i> June 14, 2013<p>Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. Who’s with me in that?<p>Pastries, jumbo muffins, buttermilk pancakes, gooey cinnamon …

Thousands Of Tree Swallows Come To Roost In Front Of Your Eyes (VIDEO)

You don't need to be a birder to appreciate the peacefulness and majesty of this natural phenomenon.<p>A few lucky boaters were recently on the lower Connecticut River at just the right time. A flock of thousands of tree swallows enveloped the dusk sky overhead, swooping and swarming in unison as the …

Zipper Book Clutch | See Kate Sew

<b>Zipper Book Clutch</b> | <i>See Kate Sew</i><p>I’m loving on this amazing sewing project! What a cool way to upcycle an old and loved book (or a vintage book with a cool spine!). And to my pleasure, this project does not involve any sewing! That’s right, no sewing, just some glueing with some super strong E6000. Just make sure you use that glue in a well ventilated area to avoid headaches!

Apple Fritters

<b>Apple Fritters</b><p>2 cups all purpose flour <br>pinch of salt <br>2 teaspoons cinnamon <br>1/4 teaspoon nutmeg <br>1 teaspoon baking powder <br>1 Tablespoon sugar <br>1 1/4 cups …

End Grain Block Flooring at Cartolina

8 Comments<p>Guest post by Fiona of <b>Cartolina</b><p>As part of our ongoing project to update the <b>Cartolina</b> studio we decided that we needed a workshop. Doug …

How Canadians Can Watch US Netflix

<b>Click here for the updated 2014 version.</b><p>Netflix’s low fee of $7.99 per month is easily one of the greatest gifts to home entertainment. And with the …

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Make An LED Holiday Light Out Of Pennies

And a lemon, and some other stuff. But mostly pennies.<p>Skip the tangled strings of holiday lights this year and go wireless using a few copper-coated cents. U.S. pennies minted since 1982 conceal a zinc core. If exposed to acid, the zinc dissolves and frees electrons for use in a circuit. The …

Olive Penguins

Shares 7.7K<p>These <b>Olive Penguins</b> are made with black olives, mozzarella balls, and carrots. They are an adorable and fun appetizer, perfect for game …

Christmas Candy Recipes

Christmas Candy Recipes & Videos<p>The sweet buttery flavor of this Butter crunch Toffee is so good when covered with a layer of chocolate and toasted …

Hand stamped salt dough decorations and gift tags

Welcome to our first post for our handmade Christmas series! Today I will kick off the series with some salt dough tags and Christmas tree …

Every single Black Friday deal you need to know about

Homemade Caramel Candy - Eat Boutique - Food Gift Love

<i>There are a few things I know are true. First, homemade candy is amazing. Second, caramel is probably one of the best flavors ever created (in my</i> …

Get $50 off on select Android tablets at Staples

If you’re in the market for a tablet or thinking about picking one up for as a gift this holiday season, Staples has a promotion you might want to consider. Right now using the coupon code “24373” will bring you $50 off on select tablets priced over $149.<p>Now it’s important to note that not all of …

Make & Do Archives | Laura Ashley

Our guest blogger Gemma from Mill House to Home is back to share her recent renovation of her utility room with our ceramic floor tile – Launched at …

Bridal Showers

Wood Coaster Tutorial

When you are married to a wood-aholic, it's just a matter of time that you find your coasters replaced by wood coasters...from a log.<p>Fortunately, for …

Log End Flooring

Log end tile flooring<p>Heart pine log end flooring<p>Log end floor made with custom fit 2” thick slabs<p>End grain hardwood flooring is known for it’s unique …

11 Days Until Christmas: DIY Gifts That Pamper

I love DIY gifts, but I find that those who appreciate crafted presents are those who craft themselves. The following homemade gifts, however, can …

Salted Caramel Sauce

<i>You only need four ingredients to make this easy homemade salted caramel sauce recipe. It is the BEST and good on just about everything. Make in 10</i> …

Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

Upcycle Style: Braided T-shirt Rug

I love making projects that involve at least one of the following criteria: decluttering, upcycling, sewing and a need. This <b>Braided T-shirt Rug</b> ticks …