Deanna Dawn Thielen Dopslaf

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10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …

Johnnie Walker, Jose Cuervo and Other Men Behind the Booze

"I want it wall to wall with John Daniel's," says Al Pacino in <i>Scent of a Woman</i>, to which the hapless kid responds, "Don't you mean Jack Daniel's?" Cue the setup.<p><b>Click Here to See The Complete List of the Men Behind the Booze</b><p>"He may be Jack to you, son, but when you've known him as long as I have -- …

3 Things You Should Know About Your Thyroid

To get your metabolism moving...<p>Most people are familiar with the relationship between the thyroid and body weight. The thyroid is the master gland in our neck that controls all metabolic processes in the body, i.e. your metabolism. If you are eating the right foods and getting adequate movement …

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7 Unbelievable Furniture Makeovers

Leslie Pritchard, owner of Dallas-based furniture shop Again & Again, revamps some vintage finds.<p>Leslie Pritchard, owner of Dallas-based furniture shop Again & Again, revamps some vintage finds.

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6 Common Burger Cooking Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

We love burgers—but from choosing the wrong meat to overloading on the condiments, are you making any of these common cooking mistakes?<p>Is there anything better than the classic simplicity of a burger fresh off the grill? A good burger—juicy, flavorful, and with just the right fixin's—is summer …

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75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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Gingery Beet Smoothie

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Emily throws a beet in a blender, and something wonderful comes out.</i><p>I have always been vehemently …

Eat Your Artichokes with Cheese and Yogurt, Black Pepper

Steamed artichokes and dip? It's a classic combination, made even better with salty Parmesan and plenty of black pepper.<p>This recipe calls for Parmesan cheese, but listen. You could also use Pecorino, or feta. We are not going to stop you. As long as it's a little salty and has some bite, you're in …

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5 Old West Saloons to Drink at Before You Die

The Old West is on its last breath. Let's face it, neither the western nor the cowboy are really in style of late. True there was a time when John Wayne ruled the big screen and <i>Gunsmoke</i> ruled television, but those days have been over for a long, long time.<p>It's kind of sad, really. With the sunset …

8 Vegetables That You Can Regrow Again And Again.

<b>Scallions</b><p><b>You can regrow scallions by leaving an inch attached to the roots and place them in a small glass with a little water in a well-lit …

Sequins Ornaments

Introduction: Sequins Ornaments<p>About: I am powered by sugar and rainbows! For realz! More About Penolopy Bulnick »<p>We had a sequins ornament on our …

From Wine Bottle to Drinking Glass

One way to recycle a wine bottle is to turn it into a drinking glass, like the above picture from Instructables. According to this how-to, you score …

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Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …

3 Ways To Decorate Old Tree Stumps In Garden

Old tree stumps can become quite a nuisance in the garden or a yard. They aren’t decorative and can be hard to remove, requiring specific tools and …

21 Two Toned Furniture Tutorials

385 Shares<p>Came across this awesome round up of two toned furniture tutorials over at the HomeTalk site. If you have not had a chance to check this …

23 Practically Free Crafts

Get creative with clever projects that cost next to nothing to make.<p>Get creative with clever craft project ideas that cost next to nothing.

How to build a Fire Pit and Paver Patio | Six Sisters' Stuff

My husband and I have been homeowners for almost 3 years. When we bought our house, it had been empty for quite a few months and the yard was …

10 Affordable Outdoor DIY Projects

Can you tell I’ve been spending a lot of time outdoors lately? I sure have enjoyed giving my yard a makeover this spring. Kate here, and if you read …

DIY Mosaic Projects With Which You Can Change Your Home’s Décor

Creating custom features for your home is what makes interior decorating so fun and interesting. You get to choose the tiles for the bathroom, the …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

Huge Private Home Built From 31 Shipping Containers In Australia

When you think of houses or any other structures built from shipping containers you usually imagine something small and compact. Well, bigger …

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Fun Photoshop Tutorial Shows You the Ins and Outs of Photoshop… Version 1.0

Yes, we know it’s the day <i>after</i> April Fools’, but we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share this little gem. We’re all fans of tutorials, right? …

Tacos may be the simplest option for feeding a lot of people. Here's one of our favorite taco stuffings: Barbacoa beef: http://thekitc.hn/1ldXvUH

10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

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I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

Crispy Potato Skins

8 Servings<p>Crispy, cheesy, bacon-y—they're an irresistible Super Bowl snack. So irresistible, in fact, that you may want to make a double batch of this potato skins recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 russet potatoes (about 5 lb.), scrubbed<p>Olive oil for rubbing and brushing<p>Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon<p>Freshly …

Wooden Mosaic Wall Art DIY

Hiya! It's Mandi here, from Making Nice in the Midwest. Sometimes window shopping can be frustrating. But other times, window shopping can cause …