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Adorable Winners of the 2018 Dog Photographer of the Year Contest

The Kennel Club has just announced the winners of the 2018 <i>Dog Photographer of the Year</i> contest, revealing an adorable collection of dog photos that capture a diverse range of canine characters. From playful pups to long-time loyal friends, the winning photographs were chosen from almost 10,000 …

Pets

Doctor Sheds 125 Lbs. with the Help of Intermittent Fasting: 'It's Been Life Changing'

“When my sister was diagnosed with an aggressive, rare form of cancer, I decided to change my life”<p>Dr. Kevin Gendreau lost 125 lbs. by taking a …

Intermittent Fasting

Yes, you totally can eat clean for less than $100 a week—here’s how

There’s this crazy myth that eating clean food is available to only the wealthiest among us—you know, those who can afford to drop $25 on a jar of …

Healthy Eating

The Lemoniest Lemonade Recipe Tastes Like Liquid Sunshine

It takes one extra step and a few—okay, more than a few—extra hours, but it is WORTH IT.<p><i>Basically editor Amiel Stanek spends all day every day trying to help readers get dinner on the table as quick and efficiently as possible. So when he gets to cook at home, he likes to slow things down and be a</i> …

Bernie Sanders

How to make the fluffiest muffins

8 tablespoons (1 stick), unsalted butter, melted and slightly cooled <br>1 large egg <br>1 cup milk <br>½ cup sugar <br>1 tablespoon baking powder <br>¼ teaspoon salt <br>2 cups flour<p><b>For this version</b>, we added 1 ½ cups of blueberries, 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest and topped them with a mixture of 2 tablespoons of sugar …

Baking

Sewing tutorial: Passport wallet with lots of pockets

This terrific passport wallet includes places for two passports, paper money, and credit cards. Everything you need to take on a trip abroad comes in …

Sewing

Zola Pen Case {free sewing pattern}

I can't stop making these!!! My version of this Japanese pen case is so much fun. I gave myself the chance to use a bunch of different fabrics by …

This Healthy Grocery List Can Be Used Week After Week

Grocery stores don't have to be overwhelming.<p>June 18, 2018<p>I'll be the first to admit that I am a total mom when it comes to grocery shopping. I look …

Tutorial: Snap on bottle holder

I have a small collection of strollers (which I will be adding to if I can ever make up my mind what double stroller I want). My favorite stroller is …

qayg pouches {a tutorial}

As promised, I'm back with a tutorial on how to turn a qayg slab of patchwork (click here for a how to) into a pouch.<br>I like to use metal zippers for …

Fish Laundry Bags {free sewing pattern}

Cute... check! Useful... check! Easy... check! I think these Fish Laundry Bags are a success!In case you are visiting my blog for the first time, the …

DIY Cork Fabric Card Wallet - fast and easy sewing tutorial

<i>Sew an easy card wallet using natural cork fabric. This new textile is durable, beautiful, and easy to sew! This free pattern is a great starter</i> …

Pyramid Bean Bag Chair: Take it Outside!

The classic bean bag chair has always been round, kind of like sinking into a giant squishy beachball. But if you wanted to make your own, it really …

15 Profound Zen Buddhism Quotes on Letting Go and Experiencing True Freedom and Happiness

Letting go is a painful part of life. But according to Buddhism, we must let go of attachment and desires if we are to experience happiness.<p>However, …

RECIPE: Carondelet Diner’s Western Quiche

Yield: 6 servings<p>1 (9-inch) deep-dish pie shell<p>½ cup shredded Swiss cheese, divided<p>½ cup shredded cheddar cheese, divided<p>2 tablespoons all-purpose …

The Perfect Damask Duffle

When packing for a short trip or weekend getaway, it can be hard enough to choose what to bring. Why add the stress of trying to figure out what to …

Fast Fridays: Tassel Time – Broomstick and Yarn Chubbies

<b></b> <b></b>We use traditional tassels often as a fun embellishment for linens, cushions, bags, and more. But in true Sew4Home fashion, we weren’t content to …

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Vanilla-and-Chocolate Shortbread Swirls

Two flavors of dough are formed into a single log, then sliced and baked in these tree ring-like cookies. Martha gilds the lily with milk chocolate "bark" and pistachio "moss" for a unique faux-bois effect.

The Best Potluck Recipes from Every State

Planning a potluck or searching for a dish to pass? Look no further. We found the best potluck recipes submitted by home cooks in every state.<p>Potluck …

The 10 Amazon Prime Perks That Will Save You Hundreds Every Year

Prime comes with more benefits than just expedited shipping and streaming services. We're talking free food, cash back, and secret products. You — and your bank account — can thank us later.<p>FREE SAMPLE BOXES<p>You can buy and try mini versions of some of Amazon's most popular products. Whatever you …

Sewing tutorial: Fabric storage bins

Fabric bins to hold your fabric? Yes please! Alicia from Sew What Alicia shares a tutorial showing how you can sew these fabric storage bins. Half …

10 No-Knead Bread Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Requiring few ingredients and no kneading at all, these recipes are perfect for the beginner baker.<p>No-knead breads have been around for thousands of …

Poolside Tote with ADORNit fabric

I am loving my new summer bag!!! I have been wanting to sew myself a Poolside Tote for awhile so I thought it would be the perfect first project to …

Simple Sprocket Pincushion Tutorial

Disclaimer: this post contains affiliate links I’m so excited for this fun guest post today from Sedef of Down Grapevine Lane! I really admire and …

The Story Behind Our Most Popular Cake Recipe

There are some recipes on our site that inspire hundreds. Others inspire thousands. And then there’s Louisa’s Cake. This simple, fruity, ricotta-laced cake appeared on our site in the spring of 2011. Since then, it’s accrued over 4,500 saves and built up a comments board that teeters into the three …

Tutorial: Modern patchwork upholstery fabric throw pillow

I think all of us have at least one upholstery sample book stashed in our sewing spaces. The small bits of fabric are intriguing but it can also be …

upholsteryfabric

Rounded Vinyl Zip Pouch

Helping you to stay organized, these rounded zip pouches are practical and fun! Make one or make several to showcase a favorite fabric and use up …

triple coconut cream pie

All parts of this coconut cream pie contain coconut — it’s in the crust, there’s coconut milk and shredded coconut in the coconut filling, and the …