Jennifer Engel

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16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …


How to Decorate for the Holidays When Your Home Is for Sale

Some folks think they have to stifle the spirit and eschew traditions entirely if their house is on the market in November and December. Not true. …

10 Genius Ways to Decorate With Wrapping Paper

Even the tiniest leftover scraps are enough to finish one of these DIY projects.<p>Even the tiniest leftover scraps are enough to finish one of these DIY projects. This article originally appeared on


The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Home Decorating

Over 40 of My Favorite Christmas Recipes & Posts!

Today I want to share a list of some of my favorite <b>Christmas Recipes</b>! Do you plan on baking this holiday season? Well you should be!!! I always start …

5 Unique Ways to Decorate for Christmas

These ideas are all out of the box.<p>From silk flowers as ornaments to feathers in a garland, these decorating ideas are creative, unexpected, and sure to wow.


15 Bakery Style Cake Recipes That Have Hidden Designs Inside

Just as you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, you shouldn’t judge these cakes by their icing. They may appear to be ordinary desserts that are …

Beyond bread and butter: 11 ways to give your morning toast a total makeover

Toast is one of the simplest and most satisfying of breakfasts, but the classic bread-and-butter combo can get a little tired. Thankfully, toast makes a great canvas for a variety of sweet and savory toppings, including ricotta drizzled with honey, pesto scrambled eggs and spicy smashed …


10 Cheap Ways To Make Your Kitchen Look Expensive

Little details go a long way.<p>1. Update hardware.<p>Hardware can completely change the look of a piece of furniture and it can do the same for your cabinets. Replace drawer and cabinet pulls for an new unique look that instantly updates your entire space.<p>2. Use lighter colors.<p>A light color on the walls …


How to Make Your Bathroom Look Awesome for Under $100

I recently came out of a gut bathroom renovation on a major budget. I'm talking replacing everything from the studs in the walls to the tile in the …

Home Improvement

DIY holiday gifts: IKEA dollhouse hack

Looking for a creative gift your imaginative child will treasure? Jennifer Kirk, blogger behind Ambrosia Creative, may have what you're looking for with this dollhouse DIY. This IKEA bookshelf hack uses just a few materials (real wood, even) and is easy on the wallet.<p><b>What you'll need:</b><p>2 IKEA RAST …


Million-Dollar Florida Home Built on Wrong Lot

Don't even try to beat this couple's building nightmare story.<p><i>Daytona Beach News-Journal</i><p>If you're looking for a new real estate nightmare, this should do it: A couple found out that their custom five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom home with ocean views was built on the wrong lot. Mark and Brenda …

Real Estate

This North Carolina Farmhouse is Being Offered for Free

If you can move it, you can have it! This historic, 4,300 square foot home is free to anyone who can relocate it.<p>Boasting a stunning staircase, 8 mantels, a 1,000-square foot front porch and all the Victorian-era detail one could hope to find, the Laughinghouse-Fawcett House is an old house lover's …

North Carolina