Charlotte Beeson

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The Best Free Health and Fitness Apps

Getting in shape is only a download away.<p><i>This story is part of a series on how getting fit and healthy can boost your bottom line.</i><p>Sometimes all it …

Apps

Doctor-Approved Crash Diets

The Can-Do Doc's Plan<p>Her Menu<p>Weight expert Madelyn Fernstrom, PhD, uses fresh fruits and vegetables as her main source of carbohydrates and adds more …

Weekend Recipe: North Carolina Lemon Pie

Photo: Courtesy of Cook's Country<p>A unique crust made with saltine crackers, melted butter, and light corn syrup sets this pie apart from the …

Big Data Analytics

Big Data Connectivity for High Performance Analytics<p>Spotfire offers three primary types of native integration with Hadoop and other big data …

Lunar Décor: 'Luna' Lamp Brings the Moon Down to Earth

Ever look up at the full moon on a clear night and wish you could bring it straight into your home? Well, the next best thing is now available, and …

Flaky, Fruity, Delicious Homemade “Pop-Tarts”

The famous store-bought box brand of hand pies has nothing on these fresh creations. From her new book, <i>The New Sugar and Spice</i>, veteran baker <b>Samantha Seneviratne</b> shares the recipe (and secret ingredient) for making the most indulgently flaky, fruity, and delicious single-serving pies.<p>“You may think …

Bubble Gum Frosting Cupcakes with Gelatin Bubbles

Let's not take things too seriously today.<p>Instead, let's make cupcakes with bubble gum frosting and use way too many sprinkles. Let's be crafty and …

Irish Cheddar and Herb Soda Bread

Irish soda bread is a type of quick bread that should be in everyone’s repertoire. The loaves are delicious and easy to make – and there are almost …

Chocolate Guinness Frozen Yogurt

The release of my new cookbook, How To Make Frozen Yogurt, is just a few days after St Patrick’s Day this year, so I decided to celebrate the holiday …

25 Lace Wedding Gowns That Will Make You Swoon

<i>By Naima DiFranco for Bridal Guide</i><p>From delicate Chantilly to bold Alençon, lace has been the fabric of choice on the bridal runways these past few seasons. And with good reason: Lace wedding gowns are inherently romantic and have a rich history.<p>Now, designers are putting a fresh and modern spin on …

Your Crash Course in Diamond Engagement Rings

With proposal season quickly approaching, it’s time to educate yourself on the basics of diamond engagement rings. Whether you are considering diamond engagement ring or open to alternative engagement rings, it’s important that you know these key facts about your potential bling bling.<p><i>So here is</i> …

Jewelry

This is how much a wedding really costs

That UK average cost? It's all lies<p>Weddings<p>As a bride-to-be, I read ALL the wedding magazines, including those little guides that tell you the …

Weddings

Simple Springtime Dishes

Simple Springtime Dishes

Recipes, DIY, Home Decor & Crafts

Raspberry Lemonade Champagne Smash

I have a new respect for bartenders. It seemed like a simple job: put delicious stuff into other delicious stuff, add some alcohol for a little edge, …

20 Essential Dishes Every Cook Should Know

If you were going to ever commit any sort of recipes to your memory -- if you were going to ever cook things so often that they become second nature -- you should look to these twenty. (Or, if they won't all fit in your brain, at least have them at the ready). Because while we're all into big …

Lemon Meringue Pie Bar Recipe

For the Crust:<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• ½ cup light brown sugar<br>• 1 egg<br>• 1 cup graham cracker crumbs<br>• ½ cup all-purpose flour<p>For the …

Doggie Pupcakes with Yogurt-Peanut Butter Frosting

Home > Recipes by Category > Dog Treats > Doggie Pupcakes with Yogurt-Peanut Butter Frosting {Happy 7th Birthday, Einstein!}<p>Doggie Pupcakes with …

Winging It: Coca-Cola Glazed Chicken Wings | Crumb: A Food Blog

Believe it or not, there was a time in my life when I just didn’t get the point of chicken wings. The effort-to-reward ratio just seemed off-kilter …

Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers Recipe

Hot cherry peppers, filled with ricotta and provolone cheeses, are wrapped with prosciutto and cooked on the grill.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers</b><p>Ingredients1 cup ricotta cheese1/2 cup grated provolone cheese1/4 cup finely chopped fresh basil20 hot cherry peppers, …

Balsamic Roasted Strawberry Sherbet Recipe

Sherbet doesn't have to be the bland, kind of cloying, neon-dyed confection you might remember from your youth. In fact, it can be a lovely way to showcase fruit in a dessert that's a little less decadent than ice cream, but not quite as sweet as an ice or sorbet. The balsamic and strawberries are …

DIY Ice Luminaries

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>This week: T</i><i>he most charming way to greet your winter guests? An outdoor party decoration that will weather the cold.</i><p>It’s important, at this point in the winter, to stay …

Weather

Lemony Rainbow Checkerboard Cake

It's been a busy two and one-half weeks since I last posted, and I've missed you terribly! Those of you that keep up with me on Instagram or Facebook …