Judy Mazuren

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How to check your internet speed right from Google’s homepage

There are a lot of great ways to test your internet speeds. Maybe you’re trying to figure out your internet connection’s download and upload speeds to ensure your network is working correctly, or perhaps you just want to show your friends how fast your internet is for some reason. One great way to …

Christmas Morning Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 2 ingredients and 1 tsp. granulated sugar in a glass measuring cup; let stand 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Beat 1/2 cup …

Fantastic Deviled Egg Recipes

Photo: CLAUDIA CATALANO<p>It’s with no shortage of boastful relish that I’m privileged to share these fantastic deviled eggs from The Black Birch restaurant, which were recently given a glowing write up by The Boston Globe in an article entitled <i>In Kittery, Maine, humble deviled eggs elevated to an art</i> …

Recipe: Apple Pie Bread

Bread is delicious and apple pie is delicious, so I’m willing to bet that this apple pie bread recipe that Shelly from Cookies and Cups shared on the Better Homes and Gardens blog is every bit as delightful as it looks.<p>Maybe we should all just go ahead and add apple pie bread to this weekend’s …

Kitchen Help: Must-Know Baking Hacks

What do deltal floss, bubble wrap, and a knife warmed under hot water have in common? They’re all elements of one of 19 fantastically useful baking hacks shared in this roundup on the Craftsy blog!<p>You might know a few of the tips already, but there will surely be at least one or two that might …

How-To: Recycled Key Snowman Ornaments

I generally try to refrain from posting holiday projects before Thanksgiving, but these recycled key snowman ornaments from Amanda at Crafts by Amanda are so darn cute that I simply couldn’t resist sharing the tutorial immediately.<p>I mean, just look at those faces! Can you really blame me?

Advent Calendar Roundup

Brown Bag & Chalk Board Calendar.<p>It’s just about the perfect time of year to start thinking about putting together an advent calendar. I always seem to remember this way too late– but this time I am bringing my A game.<p>An Advent calendar is a special calendar used to count or celebrate the days in …

Recipe: Bloomin’ Baked Caramel Apples

Rejoice in the bounty of farmers’ market apple season with this recipe for gooey, sweet, and juicy bloomin’ baked caramel apples from Tonia at The Gunny Sack!<p>Um, is it dessert o’clock yet?<p>Whip up some apple-related magic tonight! Click here to get the recipe.

Mini Chicken Pot Pies Recipe

Here’s a great recipe to keep in mind for entertaining this holiday season, especially if you find that you’ve got plenty of Thanksgiving leftovers on your hands. A muffin tin is all you need to form these adorable mini chicken pot pies in this recipe by molly yeh over on Food52.<p>These pies will …

How-To: Wooden Spool and Cork Ornaments

Looking for a cheap and cheerful craft for the holidays? These DIY ornaments are a great way to use your collection of beads, charms and jewelry findings. They also make great little gifts for your friends.<p>I love this combo of wooden spool and recycled sheet music from My Salvaged Treasures. …

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Recipe: All Butter, Really Flaky Pie Crust

Around my house, the Thanksgiving cooking preparation is already well underway, and one of the top items on today’s to-do list is pie crust. You too? If, like me, you’re in everything-from-scratch mode, you’ll definitely want to check out this Pie Crust 102: All Butter, Really Flaky Pie Crust …

How-To: Snowflake Suncatcher Garland

Make your own magical glittering strings of pretty salt dough flurries with this fun snowflake suncatcher garland tutorial from Meredith at Homegrown Friends!<p>Ready to see how they’re made? Click here to see how it’s done.<p>[Via Red Ted Art]

How-To: Sequined Holiday Ornament

If you’re a craft supply junkie like me, you’ve probably got a jar full of sequins that have been quietly waiting for the perfect project to come out and play.<p>This blingy ornament from Agus Yornet’s Blog is so simple, and is a great project to work on while catching up on your favorite tv …

Peppermint Patties Recipe

Who can resist a refreshing peppermint and chocolate treat? They will be even more irresistible when people know you made them yourself. The ingredients are minimal, and the process seems quite straight forward.<p>Looking to up your game in the cookie exchange this year? Try out this recipe from Tonia …

Cranberry Orange Walnut Relish

<b>By Katie Goodman</b><p>I love homemade cranberry sauce, but no matter how much I (and everyone else at the table) like it, there always seems to be leftovers. Here I’ll provide you with a delicious recipe for homemade Cranberry Orange Walnut Relish that you can use on your holiday feasts, then a simple …

How-To: Coastal Branch Holiday Tree

Ready to add a touch of subtle beach-inspired holiday decor to your home? Check out this tutorial for creating your own gorgeous coastal branch holiday tree from Amanda at Crafts by Amanda.<p>I absolutely love the white branches and muted colors—they add just the right amount of class and whimsey to …

How-To: Felt Tree Scape Advent Calendar

Create a cute and crafty holiday treat for your little ones with this felt tree scape Advent calendar that Mollie from Wild Olive shared on Hellobee.<p>I know it’s already December, but if you’re quick, you can still use it this year!<p>Ready to get started? Click here to see the full how-to.

How-To: Twig and Ribbon Tree Ornament

Looking for a relatively mess free craft to do with the kids? Try this wonderful twig and ribbon tree ornament from Fireflies and Mud Pies.<p>I love this craft for three reasons:<p>– You can take the kids on a nature walk to collect the perfect sticks to use, and it will make the ornament that much more …

How-To: Roll Out and Crimp a Pie Crust

Remember last week, when I shared Smitten Kitchen’s amazing all butter, really flaky pie crust? Well, a great pie crust recipe isn’t terribly helpful if you don’t actually know how to roll it out. So, of course, Deb from Smitten Kitchen has come to the rescue once again with her excellent followup …