Cheryl Howard

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Apparently the Resort From "Dirty Dancing" Actually Exists in Real Life

But you won't be visiting upstate New York.<p>Even though Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey are most commonly regarded as the stars of <i>Dirty Dancing</i>, we'd …

New York State

Increase Your Sales With 4 Facebook Advertising Tools

Use These Facebook Advertising Tools to Increase Your ROIMonday Tips is a short list of the best finds across the internet to start your week off …

41 Must Have Digital Marketing Tools to Help You Grow

Not to be dramatic, but digital marketers today live and die by the tools of the trade. Modern marketers are expected to be a million places at once. …

7 Habits of the World’s Most Powerful People | Inc.com

Powerful people don't become powerful by chance. They aren't born leaders, they don't get randomly selected, and they aren't handed power on a silver platter. Instead, power comes to them as a result of their behaviors, their actions, and their habits. Because of this, it's possible for anyone to …

Grandma Ptak's red velvet cake recipe

Claire Ptak shares this family favourite with a hint of chocolate and thick creamy frosting<p>Grandma Ptak used to make this for me on every visit, whether at her house in Illinois or ours in California. I have a great photograph of me baking it with her when I was seven or eight, and you can see the …

How to Make Enchilada Sauce 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: Ashley McLaughlin of Edible Perspective</i> <i>shares a deceptively easy recipe for an enchilada sauce that's so good you'll want to make a double batch</i> …

Recipes

Slow Cooker Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons

Shares 505<p>January is Soup Month, and nothing says winter comfort food to me like a steaming bowl of soup. The cold evenings leave me longing for …

Gnocchi Gratin with Gorgonzola Dolce

4 to 6 Servings<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound russet potatoes<p>1 large egg<p>1 large egg yolk<p>6 ounces Parmesan, finely grated, divided<p>1 cup all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>1 sprig rosemary<p>1 1/4'-thick slice fresh ginger<p>2 …

Recipes

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

Interior Design

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Attention: Sanrio Reveals Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

Yes, you read that headline right. Hello Kitty is not – we repeat, NOT – a cat. After 40 years of collecting the cash of cat lovers worldwide, Sanrio …

Slowly but surely

Wahoooooo for the weekend!<p>What are your plans?<p>This weekend you will find me hanging some art in Fox Hill.<p>It's a little daunting.<br>I have these blank …

Scientists Turn Algae Into Crude Oil In Less Than An Hour

Out of all the clean energy options in development, it is algae-based biofuel that most closely resembles the composition of the crude oil that gets …

Nail the "Why Should I Hire You?" Question in Interviews by Listing Your Potential Contributions

The "Why should I hire you?" question in job interviews is one of the hardest to nail because it's typically your last chance to showcase what makes …

LinkedIn turns online resumes into professional portfolios

LinkedIn is letting users take their online resumes to a whole new level. The social network announced Wednesday that people now have more options to visually showcase their work experience and talent with videos, images, and photos.<p>For example, graphic designers can show images of their past …

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16 Interview Tips From A Job-Hunting Classic

Back in 1982, I was two years out of college and working, unhappily, as a secretary/receptionist for <i>The American Lawyer</i> magazine. Though I have a huge amount of respect and admiration for its then-editor Steven Brill, in those days at least, he had a terrible temper and would curse at me when I …

So Why is Your Marketing Failing? - Jeffbullas's Blog

Internet marketers everywhere seem to agree that if you don’t have an audience, you don’t have a future. They argue that if you have to pay for …

Email Subject Lines: Words and Tactics That Boost Open Rates

Email subject lines that convey a sense of urgency, such as those that contain the words "urgent" and/or "important," have open rates that are much …

Your Email Marketing as Cinderella: Treat It Like a Princess, Not a Servant

There is abundant proof that email, after over a decade of successful use, is not only the connective tissue of all data-driven marketing but also …

The Healthiest Protein Powders On the Market

Years ago, I started adding a very delicious vanilla whey protein to my smoothies that I got from GNC. I was religious about using this one brand, …

7 awesome photo editing apps for your phone

Shares 2<p>About a year and a half ago, I shared my favorite photo editing apps for the iPhone, and I’m back with a follow up post because so much can …

Apps

Cheesecake Factory copycat recipe: Avocado egg rolls

Shares 16<p>I’m back again with another delicious copycat appetizer recipe from one of our favorite restaurants, The Cheesecake Factory. In August, I …

Recipes

These Spooky Shirley Temples from Nest of Posies are so festive! With poprocks to rim the glasses it's a trick and a treat all in one! http://www.nestofposies-blog.com/2013/10/spooky-shirley-temples/

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Baby Sleep: Get the Facts

Find out when your baby is ready to start sleep training.<p>We think of the first 3 months of a baby's life as the fourth trimester, a time of transition from womb to world. In terms of sleep in utero, your baby is used to being gently rocked, continuously fed, warm in the dark and always close to his …

Halloween costume ideas for babies in carseats, strollers, or other things with wheels

We are obsessed with Halloween costumes for babies and toddlers, and for years have been taking note of any clever, especially homemade costumes that …

Happy Soup Season!

It was nice and brisk and perfect outside this morning.<p>So much so…that I didn’t want to get out of bed!<p>My mom is here visiting and today we’re going …

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