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Calling all plant ladies: Here’s a 2-step, nontoxic routine to rid your plants (and home!) of bugs

Any proud owner of an indoor jungle knows there’s an itty bitty downside to having a home full of plants: the bugs that come along with the blooms. …

Pest Control

How to share Amazon Prime with your family

For most people, Amazon Prime seems to be a great deal, even if you only use it for its primary benefit: free two-day shipping. But Amazon has expanded Prime to include a host of other benefits to make the $119 annual fee even harder to refuse.<p>What makes the deal even sweeter is that you can share …

Libraries

30 DIY Tower Garden Ideas To Grow Plants Vertically

A DIY tower garden is the ideal solution for people who have limited outdoor space, but want to grow plants for food and/or beauty. A garden tower …

Gardening

Quick Cook: Rotisserie Chicken Magic — Asian Noodle Soup

We love a steamy bowl of this comforting soup on a chilly evening, but if you ask us, there’s never a bad time for tasty noodle soup! A few aromatic …

Recipes

This DIY Lavender Linen Spray Makes Sleep So Sweet

The holidays are all about loved ones. Around this time of year more than any other, I get to play hostess to house guests. It’s a time I cherish—giving the spare bedroom some extra TLC, preparing sweet treats in kitchen, and, overall, making the most of the time we get to spend all together under …

30 Easy and Delicious Summer Lunch Ideas — Bring on the Pasta Salad and Avocado Dressing

In need of a little summertime lunch inspiration? When you're not hanging outside or filling your plate at family BBQs, you'll want to reach for one of these tasty recipes perfect for the warm-weather months. We're all guilty of resorting to sad desk lunches that don't involve much more than …

Healthy Eating

Panagam (Indian Ginger and Lime Drink)

During the stifling heat of summer in India, these cold, richly spiced drinks are comfort in a glass<p>In a medium bowl, whisk the the jaggery, ginger, …

Recipes

10 Low-Carb, Diabetes-Friendly Desserts to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Healthy Eating

Slow Cooker Guisado Verde Recipe

"An easy tomatillo and pork stew that is my boyfriend's favorite. Make it as spicy as you like by adding more or less jalapenos, or do not add any if …

Cooking

Easy Greek Yogurt Cucumber Sauce Recipe

"This concoction is a result of my experimental efforts in trying to copy a favorite Greek restaurant's tzatziki sauce. Serve with gyros, pita bread, …

Recipes

Easy Japanese Recipes: “Ikameshi” - Rice with Squid #IzakayaNobu

We're again introducing select Japanese recipes from the hit anime series, Isekai Izakaya Nobu! Whether you’re a fan already or have just stumbled …

Recipes

Make Natalie Morales’ ropa vieja in a slow cooker

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 2:01<p>April 16th, 2018<p>TODAY West Coast anchor Natalie Morales shares one of her favorite recipes from her new cookbook “At Home with Natalie: Simple Recipes for Healthy Living From My Family’s Kitchen to Yours”: ropa vieja, a classic …

Slow Cookers

A Sweet-and-Savory Father’s Day Brunch

Brunch is the go-to meal for Mother’s Day, but Father’s Day? Not so much. And why not? In our experience, dads love a good pancake meal just as much …

Recipes

Fire Up the Grill: These Delicious Recipes Taste Just Like Summer

Few cooking methods are synonymous with summer quite like grilling. As dusk falls after a long, hot day, there's nothing quite like inviting friends …

Recipes

Erez Komarovsky’s Eggplant Tzatziki For A Summer Middle Eastern Feast

<i>A tzatziki (yogurt dip) featuring grilled eggplant, from acclaimed chef Erez Komarovsky.</i><p>3 medium size, light* eggplant<p>4 cups goat’s milk yogurt<p>4-6 …

Recipes

A Brown Kitchen: Paneer paratha and essential Indian flatbreads

Being one of the youngest on my father’s side of the family, I never got to meet his father and I have few memories of time spent with his mother.<p>Geography made it difficult, and there was also the issue of my parents’ very different upbringings and faiths: My dad’s family was strictly vegetarian …

Recipes

50 Delicious Low-Carb Recipes That Will Make You Forget All About Bread

These recipes prove low carb doesn't mean no flavor.<p>Anyone who's ever said that low-carb recipes taste bland and boring has never tried one of these …

Cooking

Dark Chocolate Éclair Cake (10-Minutes Recipe)

This no-bake dark chocolate éclair cake is so rich, silky, creamy and very chocolatey! It is a perfect dessert for all chocolate lovers and those who …

Dessert

Grandpa's Classic Coney Sauce Recipe

"My Grandfather owned a drive-in restaurant back in the 1950's. This is his exact recipe for Coney Dogs from back in the day. I make this on special …

Recipes

Yes, you can make great pizza at home without any special equipment

The quest for excellent homemade pizza can sometimes border on obsession. Pizza stones, pizza steels, pizza ovens, rigging your oven to act like a …

Baking

Pizza Is a Healthier Breakfast Than Cereal, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This story originally appeared on Health.com by Julia Naftulin.</i><p><i>I'll take one slice of cheese, please.</i><p>If you love starting your morning with a bowl of …

Nutrition

14 Easy Food Swaps To Make Your Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Snacks Healthier

Cut calories and sugar with a few simple replacements.<p>Many meals like salad and spaghetti can be made healthier by swapping fattening toppings like cheese with tasty alternatives.<br>• These replacements will help you cut extra calories and get in more nutrients.<br>• Commercially made items like spaghetti …

Nutrition

17 Packable Lunch Ideas That'll Actually Fill You Up

From pasta salads, to above-average sandwiches, to Buddha bowls.

Healthy Eating

From Lemon Cake To Chocolate Cream Pie: 15 Unforgettable Easter Desserts

Jelly beans and chocolate bunnies are fine, but these Easter treats will make your holiday celebration unforgettable. From the lemoniest lemon pound cake to the silkiest chocolate cream pie, there is something on this list for every<i>bunny</i>.<p>1. Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake<p>If ever there was a cake for …

Fruit Dessert Recipes To Make All Summer Long

Fresh and delicious.<p>It’s finally summer, which means the farmers’ market is packed with gorgeous fresh fruit. We like to take advantage of in-season …

Dessert

The Barre Code’s explosive, six-minute HIIT workout you can do anywhere

“Explosive” isn’t just a term used by movie critics. It’s a word you could be using to describe your new super-efficient workout routine.<p>Studies have …

Workouts

A Trainer Says These Are the 8 Best Exercises For Fat Loss

Whether your goal is to lose fat or you want to strengthen your muscles, you might think you need to do different exercises to achieve each. Personal trainer Rob Allen posted this photo to his Instagram account to show that whatever your goal, "Whether you want to lose fat or gain muscle, strength …

Workouts

15 Summer Sandwiches That Won’t Get Soggy at the Beach

Beach season has officially hit—which means it’s time bust out the shades, dust off your surfboard (or if we're being real—boogie board), and get …

Healthy Eating

Apple Watch can now be used to monitor Parkinson’s symptoms

Apple has added a new API to its ResearchKit framework that will allow apps to monitor Watch users for signs of Parkinson's disease, <i>9to5Mac</i> reports. The API will be able to track two symptoms associated with the movement disorder -- tremors and dyskinesia -- continuously throughout the day. Apps …

Apple Watch

30+ Exercises to Get a Sexy Midsection That Are Better Than Crunches

Get ready to transform your abs and build the strongest core you've ever had with these toning, strengthening exercises that are way better than a crunch. Take these exercises, and make yourself a workout! Choose your five favorite moves, and complete three to four rounds for time (30 to 60 …

Workouts