Darla Bristol

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18 Books You Should Read in 2018

There are a lot of great movies and shows that are coming out in 2018, but in addition to visual media, books and graphic novels are also going to be …

19 Books That Deserved More Attention in 2017

With a hateful and erratic would-be tyrant consuming all the oxygen in the room, 2017 was a year in which we especially needed books, while books …

Here's Why Why You Shouldn't Leave Italy Before Visiting This Spectacular Island

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/italy/articles/7-reasons-why-you-shouldnt-leave-italy-before-visiting-this-spectacular-island/<p>Culture Trip<p>All the …

Design Takeaways from Our Most Liked Photos of 2017

In my capacity as a staff writer, I write a lot of posts for Apartment Therapy, but this post was written by you. In 2017, we posted a lot of …

15 Easy Christmas Punch Recipes Guaranteed to Impress

Christmas punch recipes—or punch in general—is one old-fashioned entertaining trick that so many of us neglect these days. Not only does punch lend a …

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>1 of 17<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p>Advertisement<p>2 of …

Books

100 Books Amazon Thinks You Should Read Before You Die

If your New Year's resolution is to read more in 2018 but don't know where to start, Amazon editors have got you covered. They've put together a list …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Healthy Eating

How to Make the Holiday Roast Beloved by Meat Pros

<i>During the holidays, we like to pull out all the stops and cook up the flashiest, most indulgent (and delicious!) main courses. We've partnered with the Beef. It's What's For Dinner to share some of our favorite ways to beef up our holiday dinners—and turned to one our favorite meat experts, Molly</i> …

BBQ

An Obvious—But Underused—Way to Devour Spaghetti Squash

Of all the winter squash, perhaps spaghetti squash has the most undeserving reputation for being boring. There’s lots of competition—butternut, acorn, kabocha and delicata—all adorning the farm stands this time of year. Spaghetti squash may not seem special at first, and it may not be obvious how …

Recipes

The Dreamiest Small Kitchens on All of the Internet

With so many design examples at our fingertips, discovering what your kitchen goals are can be daunting — especially when the space you have to …

Top 17 Books of 2017: The Best New Christian Nonfiction

Once again, I’m honored to choose my favorite nonfiction Christian books published in the last calendar year, my twelfth consecutive list. 2017 …

Bright ideas: How to light your kitchen

The secret to successful kitchen lighting is creating a variety of moods at different times of day, says Sally Storey.<p>Kitchen lighting, particularly …

LED Lighting

The One Thing to Know When Buying Feta Cheese

The key to maximizing creamy, crumbly, cheesy goodness.<p>French, Greek, Bulgarian, sheep's milk, goat's milk, creamy, salty, sharp... so many types of feta cheese, so little time. But there's one thing all these all have in common: <b>Buying them in brine will make a world of difference</b>.<p>By "feta in …

Cheese

Recipe: Easy Hatch Chile Egg Casserole

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Lightly grease a 9x13-inch baking dish with cooking spray or oil.<p>Heat the oil in a large …

Recipes

7 Easy High-Protein, Low-Carb Dinners

There are endless ways to get crafty with low-carb dinners—veggie-crust pizzas, riced cauliflower, zucchini noodles, you name it. But while these …

Healthy Eating

Mint Julep Slush

Definitive proof that bourbon and ice belong together<p>Ingredients<p>20 oz. bourbon<p>50 oz. water<p>1 1/4 cup sugar<p>20 Fresh mint leaves<p>Preparation<p>Add all the ingredients to a blender and blend on high until the mint is almost completely pulverized, working in batches if needed.<p>Pour into a zip-top freezer bag …

The most nerve-jangling summer thrillers you need to read

Summer thrillers are THE genre of the season. Unsolved mysteries that will haunt you. Horror stories that will make you sleep with one eye open. …

Cauliflower Waffles Are Our New Low Carb Obsession

Way more versatile than your average waffle!<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p><b>BUY A WAFFLE MAKER: Waring Pro Waffle Maker, $30; amazon.com.</b><p>When it comes to low …

5 Fresh Salads for Your Next Party, Potluck, or Backyard BBQ

I firmly believe that you can never have too many salads and sides at summer potlucks — extra emphasis on the salads. They're the beacon of freshness …

Yes, These Four Taco Recipes Are ACTUALLY Healthy

The best of both worlds<p>Servings: 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Taco Seasoning<p>2 teaspoons cumin<p>2 teaspoons oregano<p>1½ teaspoon paprika<p>1 teaspoon chili powder<p>½ teaspoon black pepper<p>Salt, to taste<p>1 onion, thinly sliced<p>1 cup corn<p>1 can diced tomatoes, drained<p>1 large jalapeño, deseeded and diced<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 …

5 Weird Old Home Trends I'd Love to See Make a Comeback

Colorful fixtures in a 1950s Kohler Ad, spotted on Plan59.<p>Design preferences tend to change over time, and when you're looking back at vintage …

Interior Design

12 kitchen styles—which one is for you?

The kitchen is a place of comfort, conversation and entertainment, whether it be just the closest members of your family or a lot more socialising …

7 Inexpensive Alternatives to Subway Tile for Your Kitchen

White subway tile backsplashes are elegant, they're classic, and... they're everywhere. If you're a little tired of the look, or you just want …

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake With Oreo Crust

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>To make the crust:<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees F, grease a 9-inch springform pan and set aside.<p>Finely crush the cookies in a food processor, …

How to Make a Showstopping Prime Rib Roast

When it comes to meat, my everyday lineup is pretty average. Chicken breast, pork tenderloin, ground beef—you get the idea. Although you can make …

BBQ

The Completely Addictive Method of Roasting Potatoes

While I love roasting fingerling potatoes with rosemary and bacon (when I'm feeling particularly gluttonous), nothing beats the basic technique done well. While some claim preboiling the potatoes prior to roasting them is the best way to go, I simply can't bring myself to dirty more pans than …

9 Best Summer Drink and Cocktail Recipes With 200 Calories or Less

Sometimes the only thing that makes a scorching hot summer day bearable is an ice-cold summer cocktail. Whether your prefer margaritas, Arnold …