Diane Wallis

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Here's an Easy Lunch with Turmeric Chickpeas and Brown Rice

Until I was 30-something, I am ashamed to say that I didn't "get" chickpeas outside of their use as hummus. I had tried roasting them as snacks, but …

Do These 13 Things Every Day and You Will Lose Weight

It took you months or maybe even years to put on the extra weight you're ready to say goodbye to, so don't expect to lose it overnight. It's the small, healthy decisions you make every day that will bring you closer and closer to your goal.

Healthy Eating

These Are the Secrets to 30-Minute Meals

Do you strive to get weeknight dinners on the table in 30 minutes? I know I do, and I have a hunch I'm not alone. Choosing the best recipes for the …

In Edinburgh, Scotland, a magical moment awaits around every corner

The doors of the Airlink 100 bus from Edinburgh airport hissed open at what we thought was the stop nearest to our hotel. The desk clerk I’d emailed …

Scotland

The Best Concealer I've Ever Used Isn't Even a Concealer

Not too long ago, a makeup artist introduced me to a product that would change my daily routine forever. While I have normal-to-combination skin, my eyelids would consistently get oily, causing any eye shadow (no matter how pricey) to cake up in the crease of my lids. I got so used to this that I …

Makeup

Low Fodmap Pasta Sauce

<i>A fantastic Low FODMAP pasta sauce recipe – no onion or garlic needed! Serve over low FODMAP pasta or zucchini noodles for an easy meal!</i><p>At the …

Christian Podcasts You'll Want to Hear

Reinforce Your Bible Study Efforts With These Favorite Christian Podcasts<p>An excellent way to reinforce your Bible study efforts is to listen to …

Make Doll Clothes for Any Size or Shape of Doll

Use the free easy step by step instructions linked to this list to make removable clothing or costumes or shoes for any size of doll, including …

Osaka city guide: How to spend a weekend in Japan's second city

Why go now?<p>The long-suffering transit hub for former imperial capital Kyoto (1), Japan’s second city Osaka is finally having its moment in the …

‘I thought it was now or never’ – how I got fit after turning 50

Eighteen months ago, Michelle Hather couldn’t touch her toes. Now, she can run, plank and (almost) do the splits. Here’s how she embraced exercise in her sixth decade<p>I can slide my hands under the soles of my feet without bending my knees. I can hold a plank for more than a minute, run for a bus …

Yoga

How to Make a DIY Cross Body Bag for Under $10

Placemats! I bought some thick, colorful placemats a while back from Anthro, on sale for $4.95 each. And until last week they sat folded up in my …

Sewing

The Kitchn

Your family won't be able to get enough of these chicken burrito bowls.<br>RECIPE: http://trib.al/kzBHqta

10 Veggie Burger Recipes That Will Convert Serious Meat Eaters

The classic burger is a staple of any BBQ. If you're looking to mix (or lighten) up things at your next burger bash, bring out one of these tasty and …

Mediterranean Veggie Burger

Add lentils to a sauce pot and cover with water. Boil and cook at a simmer for 20 minutes. Drain excess liquid and cool lentils completely.<p>Heat 2 …

Food

Strawberry Banana Muffins

Moist muffins filled with strawberries, bananas, and pecans and with a crisp nutty topping.<p>When Pacific Foods first approached me about trying their …

Veggie Fried Rice

Do you ever have those days when you just shouldn’t be around people? Like every little thing rubs you the wrong way and you get an overwhelming urge …

Tour Tokyo on the cheap

The Japanese capital is famously pricey – but there are ways to dine, collect souvenirs and see the city from high above without emptying your wallet<p>With tales abounding of $200 watermelons, $9 coffees and other eye-popping expenses, Japan has earned a reputation as an expensive vacation …

My Love for This Spatula Is Borderline Unhealthy

I don't have a problem, you have a problem.<p>In my utensil crock at home, I have 10 spatulas. And the thing is, I actually use all of them, from my fish spatula (pancakes!) to my offset spatula (frosting a cake!). I get strangely attached to my spatulas—and wooden spoons for that matter—they are like …

Bachelorette Party

9 Budget Ways to Transform Your Home

Even the smallest decorating touches can make over a home, don’t you think? Moving things around sometimes packs as much of a punch as new …

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Rid of Fruit Flies

Are fruit flies a plague in your kitchen? With the summer heat already here, plus ripe stone fruit, juicy tomatoes, and sticky cherries and grapes, …

Stonefruit

How to Make an Origami Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter From One Square Sheet of Paper

Joe of How To Origami has created a fantastic tutorial on how to make an origami <i>Star Wars</i> X-wing starfighter from one square sheet of paper. The full …

Origami

Pillow Talk: How to Make Standard Pillowcases (in 15 Minutes) with Any Fabric

Now that our master bathroom is at a good stoping point (not finished, but it’s coming along), I’m shifting gears to the master bedroom for a little …

Sewing

15 DIY Projects to Help You Declutter Your Home

Spring is upon us, and that means summer is just around the corner! Time to slip into your fave cutoffs, dust off your green thumb, and finish up the last bit of your spring cleaning. If you’re having trouble figuring out how to finish your remaining to-dos — or just want an excuse to show off your …

15 Ways to DIY Creative Corner Shelves

Lots of homes have that one strange corner. The corner that’s too small for a chair or dresser but awkward if left empty. If you had a corner of your …

TOKYO ON A BUDGET: Travel Guide

One of the most difficult questions I usually get is: What’s your favorite destination? It’s tough to pick just one when a mere mention of the word …

Top 10 Things to Do On Your Family's Computer When You Go Home for the Holidays

Traveling for the holidays almost always means that if you’re the tech-savvy, computer literate one in the family, someone will ask you to look at …

Software

Bedroom Colors

Whether you crave a palette of bright colors or prefer a soothing scheme of neutrals for your bedroom, find inspiration from these bedrooms that …

The Kitchn

The secret's in the cream cheese.<br>RECIPE: http://trib.al/7SzaZlk