Beth Brooks

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Oktoberfest Recipe Roundup

The Oktoberfest festivities are in full swing here in Kitchener-Waterloo, ON. This is Canada’s Greatest Bavarian Festival and what KW is known for. There are tons of events happening during the nine days of celebration– which mostly involve dressing up, eating, drinking, and dancing.<p>If you can’t be …

Brains in a Jar Cake

Shares 48K<p>Last updated on January 26th, 2018 at 05:35 pm<p>Creepy <b>Brains in a Jar Cake</b> treats make the perfect Halloween food! Get how-to recipe …

Dessert

One Simple Chart Shows 72 Uses For Common Household Products

People have been using common substances like citrus juices, oils and vinegars for cooking, as household cleaners and personal grooming products, for …

Recipe: Birthday Cake Jell-O Shots

I think the title of this post pretty much says it all. Because, doesn’t this birthday cake Jell-O shots recipe from A Beautiful Mess sound like a brilliant way to welcome a new year?<p>Adorable Jell-O shots + birthday candles = a fun and boozy birthday!<p>Click here to whip up a batch for your next …

Dessert

How to Make Twix Bars at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

Dessert

How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

Dessert

How to Build a Pergola Right in Your Backyard

Step-by step plans to make an arbor-like cedar structure, with 3D animation and master-level blueprints.<p>Here's a structure that won't provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? Because in the absence of walls and a roof, it …

Woodworking

12 Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits - Why It Should Be In Every Home

Vinegar – the acidic liquid produced by the fermentation process of all manner of fruits, vegetables and grains – is one of the oldest and most …

Alternative Medicine

How to Clean your Washing Machine

So let me start with a little story about our washing machine…. about 6 months after we got our new front loader, I began to notice a not so nice …

Washing Machines

60 Unbelievable under stairs storage space solutions

To maximize space in your home, utilizing under stairs storage space solutions can help to de-clutter and create functionality in an otherwise unused …

Amazing

Rain Garden Instructions: What Is A Rain Garden And Rain Garden Plants

By Heather Rhoades<p>Rain gardens are quickly becoming popular in the home garden. A pretty alternative to more conventional methods of improving yard …

Landscaping

Tutorial: Small Fabric Basket

{<i>Here’s little simple sewing project from the Jillian In Italy archives. I think this would be a great project to do for Easter for the kids or even</i> …

DIY

How to build a Fire Pit and Paver Patio | Six Sisters' Stuff

My husband and I have been homeowners for almost 3 years. When we bought our house, it had been empty for quite a few months and the yard was …

Landscaping

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …

Build a Graceful Retreat in Your Yard

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>Ideas | More in Patios<p>Build a Graceful Retreat in Your Yard<p>Gazebos offer …

Landscaping

$3 Emergency Solar-Powered Radio Made With an Altoids Tin

Joshua Zimmerman has a great project up on Instructables for turning an Altoids tin into a compact solar radio. All said, the entire project cost a …

Raspberry Pi

Upcycled Thrift Store T

I bought this t-shirt at the thrift store for $1.99 and turned it into a pillow cover in less than …

Crafting

DIY Pie in a Jar Treats

Here is how to make the cute Pie in a Jar treats from our Winter Wedding Shoot we featured this morning!<p><b>Ingredients:</b> <br>Pie Crust Dough (fave recipe or …

Baking

Top 10 Entertaining DIY Cat Trees

Every person that ever owned a cat knows love to look over their territory from a high vantage point and since they are predatory animals, they love …

Marbled Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

January 31, 2012<p>For once, I am bringing you a Valentine’s day dessert a couple of weeks in advance! That’s right, I am actually bringing you a …

Dessert

22 Heart-Melting DIY Ideas for the Perfect Valentine Date Night

Since you already know what to do with your hair and how to paint your nails, it’s time to start thinking about all of those little details that will make your Valentine’s Day date night perfect. So, pull out those heart-shaped treats, and grab a pair of scissors. Here are 22 heart-melting DIY …

Chemicals

Holiday Hair Week - Tutorial #7: The Twisted Sidebun

Hey there gorgeous:) Today is day #7 of Holiday Hair Week! I've simply loved bringing all these styles to the blog one right after the other this …

Hairstyling

Let’s Make Out! Or Just Make Our Conversation Heart Cake ;)

Is there any candy that reminds you more of Valentine’s Day than a conversation heart? I mean, who could forget those adorable little boxes and candies you exchanged as kids? But for the record, we’re not sure anyone actually likes eating those hearts, so we came up with a version everyone is sure …

Dessert

Fox Scarf pattern by Satu Dolk and Ossi Laine

Published in<p>no longer available from 1 source<p>Craft<p>Knitting<p>Published<p>September 2012<p>Suggested yarn<p>Yarn weight<p>Light Fingering<p>Needle size<p>US 2½ - 3.0 mm