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These smashing backyard ideas are hot and happening!

Blessed with extra outdoor space at the rear end of your home? You can convert it into your choice of recreational zone with a little bit of …

Landscaping

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

Gardening

10 Night Blooming Flowers To Help You Create A Magical Moon Garden

What if you could duplicate a starry night sky, but in your garden instead? These 10 night blooming flowers show off their beauty at night so you can …

Flowers

62 Great Backyard Ideas That Won't Break the Bank

Easy backyard decorating ideas, coming right up!<p>1 of 62<p>Save These Ideas<p>Save these backyard ideas for later by pinning this image, and follow <i>Country</i> …

Decorations

How to Teach Your Kids About Making and Saving Money

Given how important financial skills are to navigating life, it’s surprising that our schools don’t do more to teach children about money. As a …

Personal Finance

20 Things You Should Never, Ever Say While DIYing

DIY work doesn't always go according to plan, but these are some words you definitely don't want to hear. See some frightening phases you don't want …

Home Improvement

Secret to financial freedom: Why the 50/30/20 savings rule is a win

<i>JOHANNESBURG — In this excellent article, independent financial advisor and asset management consultant Candice Paine outlines some key tips to</i> …

Personal Finance

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …

Gardening

This One-Pot Parmesan Chicken & Rice Is Calling Your Name — Delicious Links

Sometimes a recipe seems too good to be true. Take this one, for example: It cooks in one pot, in under 30 minutes, with only a handful of …

Cooking

7 Tips for a Next-Level Grilled Cheese

Amp up the classic sandwich with these simple and innovative tips.<p>In honor of National Grilled Cheese Day, <i>Food & Wine</i> Culinary Director Justin …

Cooking

7 recipes for people who hate to cook

(And they work just fine for those who like to cook, too.)<p>My go-to food when I don't feel like cooking is flatbread. I grab leftover protein, veggies …

Cooking

Beef bourguignon

• A 6oz/150g chunk of streaky bacon<br>• 1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 3 lbs/1.36kg lean stewing steak cut into 2 inch cubes<br>• 1 sliced carrot<br>• 1 sliced onion<br>• 1 tsp salt<br>• 1oz/28g …

Cooking

Shopping for the best mattress? What to know before you buy

Whether you're braving the big-box retailers or turning to the web for your next mattress, here's what to look out for.<p>When I moved to Kentucky, I bought a gently used mattress and box spring to sleep on. I didn't bother buying a new mattress, or even buying a bed frame -- it was just a temporary …

Time I

This is the secret to Chipotle's delicious burritos—now you can make them at home

There’s a chance you already read Chipotle in the title and got hungry, so fair warning, this article isn’t going to help that. In the past, the meat …

Cooking

20 Weird But Genius Things That Even People Who Say They “Don’t Want Anything” Will Love

When surrounding birthdays or holidays, the phrase, "I don't want anything" most likely means one of two things: One, "I can't think of anything off …

Nightlight

The Best Chicken Salad Ever Recipe

"This is the best chicken salad I have ever had in my life and it is so simple to make."<p>Ingredients<p>2 boneless chicken breast halves, cooked<p>1/4 cup …

Chicken Breast

Downsize Your Required Minimum Distributions

A little proactive planning now to help minimize your RMDs in the future can save you thousands of dollars in retirement.<p>There are so many decisions …

Retirement

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ
Gardening

7 Rewards Programs That Will Save You Major Money

From cash-back incentives to exclusive coupons, these programs actually make shopping profitable.<p>Honey<p>If you love to online shop, use Google Chrome …

Personal Finance

Plain queso is perfect on its own. But queso dressed up with delicious add-ins? Even better. Here are some genius ideas that start with the classic combo of zesty Ro*Tel® tomatoes and tasty VELVEETA® cheese. This wonderful duo takes everything to the next level.

Cooking

Adding peanut butter to your grilled cheese will change your life

It seems like a strange idea, adding peanut butter to a grilled cheese sandwich, but once you try it, your perception of what a grilled cheese …

Breakfast

The power of compounding ~ Get Rich Slowly

Shares 196<p><i>So much</i> of financial success involves good habits practiced over long periods of time.<p>Yes, you can still have a positive impact on your …

Retirement

15 Impossible-to-Kill Outdoor Plants

With summer in full swing, it’s hard not to admire the yards and gardens around town that are filled with greenery and colorful blooms. If you’ve …

Landscaping

9 Foods That (Almost) Never Go Bad

Buy almost anything from the grocery store and it will come with an expiration date—a ticking time bomb until you have to throw out that bottle of …

Nutrition

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Financial Advisor

You want an adviser who gets you.<p>When Ellevest asked 1,000 women and 1,000 men about money recently, we found that women are way less satisfied with …

Retirement

How to Make the Best Bread Pudding (Ever!)

Mmm...bread pudding. When made from scratch, it's simply magical. This classic baked custard dish transforms a simple, everyday ingredient—bread—into …

Breakfast

40 Perfect Pasta Dishes

Few pantry staples are more versatile than pasta, and we have the recipes to prove it. If you have picky eaters at home, try these kid-friendly …

Italian Food

Meat Cooking Temperatures Guide

Beef<p><b>Rare</b><br>115° Fahrenheit<br>40° Celsius<p><b>Medium-Rare</b><br>130° Fahrenheit<br>55° Celsius<p><b>Medium</b> <br>140° Fahrenheit<br>60° Celsius<p><b>Medium-Well</b><br>150° Fahrenheit<br>65° …

Cooking

20 Indoor Wall Planters To Take Your Houseplants To New Heights

It might be a too soon to start replenishing your outdoor garden, but that doesn’t mean your idle green thumb can’t get to work indoors.<p>Move beyond floor stands and mini desktop planters to display your indoor greenery, and instead think about creative ways you can use the prime plant space of your …