Jennifer McNeal

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Learn to Pick Locks for Fun

Learning to pick locks is a fun exercise in learning about locking mechanisms, honing a useful skill, and getting a better understanding of how locks …

Office Chair Makeover

You have no idea how happy I am to finally be sharing some projects from the office makeover! I feel like I’ve been hiding in my office painting my …

HomeMade Modern EP29 Hanging Garden

This DIY vertical garden is an easy-to-make project that can turn a window into a beautiful and productive herb garden.<p>SUPPLIES:<p>4" to 5" Terra Cotta …

Woodworking

"hidden storage" books

We have a lot of books - many of which we haven't read. We collected a lot of pretty hard cover books for the wedding (we used them with our center …

Foodily Blog

Everyone We Meet Is Simply a Mirror

I recently watched a lecture by Gabrielle Bernstein called, "Meaning is the New Money." It was a fabulous panel discussion about how to make money doing good in the world. While she talked about many inspiring and important elements, the thing that stood out to me the most was this:<p><i>The outside</i> …

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The WPIX Yule Log, A TV Broadcast of a Burning Fireplace Log on Christmas in the New York City Area

The WPIX Yule Log is returning to PIX11 this year on Christmas morning.<p>It wouldn’t be a holiday in New York without the PIX11 Yule Log! The Yule Log, …

New York City

7 Indispensable Tips for the Ultimate New Year's Eve Cocktail Party

Holiday time and the sipping is easy. As for the food—I have four words to help you take <i>your</i> New Year's Eve bash over the top: fire up the grill. Yeah, it's cold out there—especially if you live up north, but live fire and wood smoke add high drama and depth of flavor you just can't achieve on the …

Homemade Teacher Christmas Gifts

These cute little homemade Christmas gifts are the perfect as teacher gifts, piano teacher gifts, or coach gifts. Without too much work, these …

Playroom Progress: Great Crate Book Storage

Wahoo! We checked another task of the playroom checklist! It's getting closer and closer to being called donzo! Well, as done as any room ever is... …

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 …

Make Fancy Chocolate Truffles with Just Two Ingredients

Chocolate truffles cost a lot when purchased from a candy retailer, but you can make them yourself easily with just two ingredients. All you need is …

23 Next-Level Ways To Make Baked Brie

Sorry if these are a little cheesy.

19 Audacious Ways To Make Pigs In A Blanket

...and THIS little piggy wrapped itself in pastry.

Easy Appetizer: Seafood Spread

Julia Berger, founder of Julia B. linens, shares her Seafood Spread recipe. See her fall tablescape.<p>• 1/2 cup crab meat<p>• 1/2 cup lobster meat<p>• 1 package whipped cream cheese<p>• salt and pepper to taste<p>• dash of garlic powder<p>• 1 tablespoon lemon<p>In a bowl, mix the cream cheese, salt, pepper and garlic …

Which Edible Gifts Are Best for Mailing?

<b>Q:</b> I'm trying to keep my gift giving this year to handmades and edibles, but I have a lot of family and friends in other parts of the world, so that …

8 Immediate Stress Busters and Serenity Boosters

Let's face it, daily life can be beyond stressful. And between a demanding job and even more demanding home life, it becomes next to impossible to squeeze a bit of serenity into our everyday rounds. In an attempt to conquer it all, we're always on the go, always occupied and always a step ahead. …

Nutrition Face-Off: Raw vs. Cooked Spinach

Did you know that raw spinach contains oxalic acid, an organic substance that can interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients like calcium …

Nutrition

Olive Penguins

Shares 7.7K<p>These <b>Olive Penguins</b> are made with black olives, mozzarella balls, and carrots. They are an adorable and fun appetizer, perfect for game …

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Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

24 Fun Holiday Treats To Make With Kids

If you have the patience for a gingerbread house, that's great. If not, you can stack chocolates on pretzels and call it a day.

Easy, Cheap Holiday DIY Decorating Idea for Blank, Empty Wall Spaces

The folks over at Paper N Stitch, Katie's Pencil Box, and Snow & Graham must have had a mind meld, because they each independently came up with the …

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

Targeted Weight Loss Isn’t Real. But What About Toning?

Want to sculpt your arms or tighten your butt? Make sure you read this first<p><b>The question:</b> I know I can’t target certain body parts for weight loss, but what about targeted toning? <b>The expert:</b> Greg Justice, certified personal trainer, exercise physiologist, and author of <i>Mind Your Own Fitness</i> <b>The</b> …