Christina McAveney

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Someone

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p>Enon<p>By Paul Harding<p>238 …

Easy Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers! With Avocado.

Crave a veggie burger. One with Panko-crusted edges - infused with tender sweet potato and creamy, rustic white beans. Tall stacked on a toasted …

Healthy Recipe: Sweet Potato Fries

A lot of us know the trick of baking “fries,” but if the same-old routine of olive oil and salt is getting old, try this new twist from chef Brandon …

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

Party Recipe: Birthday Cake Marshmallows with Sprinkles

Spray an 8x8-inch pan with baking spray. Use a paper towel to wipe the pan and make sure there’s a thin film on every surface, corner, and side.<p>Whisk …

Dessert

A Recipe to Replace Corn Syrup: How To Make Cane Syrup

Combine all of the ingredients in the saucepan and stir until the sugar is completely moistened. Clip the candy thermometer to the side of the pan …

Dessert

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

Books

15 Tasty Tomato Recipes for Summer

15 easy dishes to show off peak flavor.<p>Delicious and packed with healthy antioxidants, fresh tomatoes are at their peak in late summer. Whether they're stewed, grilled, or baked in a tart, here are 15 new ways to try them.

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

45 Small Bedroom Design Ideas and Inspiration

Designing a small bedroom is not just about creating interiors that save up on space. It needs to be a combination of style and space consciousness …

I Am Donating All of My Son's Birthday Presents. Indefinitely.

I recently received an invitation to a child's birthday party that read:<p><i>Come one, come all!</i>We will be celebrating you-know-who's 7th birthday party on Saturday July 13 @ 1p.m. We will have an inflatable water slide for the kids, please bring them some swimwear.Instead of gifts this year, we will be …

26 Acclaimed Writers Who Also Wrote Children's Books

Literary genius for all ages.

10 Apps You Can Trust and Kids LOVE

By Jennifer Jolly for GalTime.com<p>Have you tried to find the perfect app for your kids lately, one that will entertain and engage them, but won't turn their brains to mush? It can be a tricky business with so many thousands to choose from. How do you know which ones won't try to track kids, or, …

grilled bacon salad with arugula and balsamic

You guys, I owe you an apology. It’s been nearly a month since I first encountered this grilled bacon salad and I couldn’t find a window to tell you …

Rainbow Peppermint Patties -with yoyomax12

The Drugstore Beauty Awards: Best Lip Stain, Mascara & More For Under $10

<b>Best Mascara:</b> Maybelline Volum' Express The Rocket Washable Mascara ($5.94)<p>Most people are obsessed with the classic pink and green Maybelline …

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Farrow & Ball

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Read & Watch: Motivate With Movies

Keeping kids motivated to read can feel like a full-time job for some parents, but you don't have to resort to scare tactics or punishment. A simple …

The Greatist Table: 5 Healthy No-Cook Recipes from Around the Web

For many people, mid-July marks the real beginning of the dog days of summer. <b>From here on out, we can expect muggy mornings, hot sunshine, and plenty</b> …

Healthy Eating

Why Are Kids So Angry?

Kids are kids, which means that when they get mad, they're not especially diplomatic about it. What's disturbing, though, is that more and more kids seem unable to stop at ordinary expressions of childish ire. "I see hundreds of kids each year, and I'm shocked by the level of aggressiveness I'm …

The Creative Table Project

Highlights from The Creative Table Project<p>If you’re not familiar with the Creative Table Project, it’s an Instagram treasure trove of real world …

Creativity

A Zesty, Juicy Vegetarian Summer Sandwich from Chef Gabrielle Hamilton

Tangy, juicy, crunchy, creamy, zesty: What more can you ask of a summer sandwich?<p>[image id='472e9aa5-caf6-48ca-93ff-77f4fa6abd0c' loc='C'][/image]This vegetarian beauty is a fork-and-knife sandwich, derived — loosely — from one I had in the early '70s when vegetarianism in this country was, alas, …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

DIY Rustic Shelf: Building

Hi! It’s about time we went ahead and built the shelf we bought all of the materials for in the last DIY: Shelf post from a couple of weeks ago. …

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

10 Free Apps That Will Change How You Decorate

Plan, measure, & more with your phone.<p>Whether you're planning, measuring, renovating or redecorating, we've rounded up the best, free home makeover tools for your phone.

Grilled Marinated Steak Kebabs

June 28, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>Grilled Marinated Steak Kebabs; cubes of steak get marinated in a simple marinade and grilled with vegetables. Serve</i> …