Kristin Colwell

234 Flips | 18 Magazines | 3 Likes | 2 Following | 5 Followers | @kcolwell | Keep up with Kristin Colwell on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kristin Colwell”

Every Single Way The "Big Little Lies" Book Is Different From The Show

Including a Tom Cruise reference and why Amabella is named Amabella. (Warning: ALL OF THE SPOILERS!)<p>1. The book takes place in a fictional place called the Pirriwee Peninsula in Australia, not Monterey, California.<p>2. The children are entering kindergarten instead of first grade.<p>3. Their …

City breaks with kids: Barcelona

It’s a favourite destination for adults, but Barcelona has loads to offer kids, whether they’re into football, science, the seaside or amusement parks<p>The Gothic Quarter’s warren of medieval alleyways is great fun to explore, and one of its hidden treasures is the original Papabubble store on Calle …

The 32 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2017

Here are the books we can’t wait to read in 2017! (Ranked in no particular order.)

Here Are The TV Shows Based On Books Premiering In 2017

Get your DVR ready.

The 40 best books of 2016 you must read immediately

The Post’s books team on the titles they most loved — and some that, curiously, escaped notice.<p>by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)<p>On page one, this …

Magic 5 Cookies, Holiday Edition

We made it to recipe #3 in my annual cookie palooza! So far: red velvet whoopie pies and a total guide to baking rugelach (in partnership with King …

21 Christmas Cookies, Candies, Cakes and Other Treats That'll Have Santa Begging for More

More by Brianne<p>The holiday season is upon us, which means it’s time to make all the sweets. Edible gifts, cookie platters, class parties, and …

Iced Caramel Toffee Oatmeal Cookies

These homestyle <b>Iced Caramel Toffee Oatmeal Cookies</b> are better than anything bought in a store! Bake a batch today and watch them disappear!<i>Be sure to</i> …

The Creators Of ‘Stranger Things’ Shed New Light On The Fates Of A Couple Characters

<b>This post contains spoilers from the first season of Stranger Things. You have been warned.</b><p>Everyone and their mother watched Netflix’s latest smash hit, <i>Stranger Things</i>, and while we wait for official word on the show’s still unannounced second season, theories are starting to spring up all over the …

Brown Sugar Caramel Oatmeal Cookie Peach Crisp.

Hey, hi! Happy Friday!!!The post Brown Sugar Caramel Oatmeal Cookie Peach Crisp. appeared first on Half Baked Harvest.

Recipes

A Practical Guide For Working Parents To Divide Household Responsibilities

Even when both parents work, moms end up doing more of the household chores. Here’s how to make home life more equitable.<p>Whose job is it to sign the kids up for summer camp, fill out (and fax) the tedious forms, make sure that peanut-free lunches are packed every evening, and drive children to …

Is It Time To Stop Talking About The Benefits Of Breastfeeding?

<i>The following post is the third in a series of excerpts adapted from</i> Unlatched: The Evolution of Breastfeeding and the Making of a Controversy <i>by Jennifer Grayson, out now from HarperCollins.</i><p>No one but the formula manufacturers themselves had done the research when, thirty-five years ago, on the …

Breast Feeding

Bucket list: 41 places every California kid should visit before growing up

How many of these have you visited?<p>Summer's upon us and we're entering that glorious time of year when families can travel unencumbered by school obligations.<p>To help you plan your family road trips, we've updated and added to one of our favorite galleries featuring places every California kid must …

The 5 Reasons Your Baby Won't Sleep

I'm probably going to get some disagreement in the 'Comments' section on this one, but here goes...<p>If your baby is 6 months or older and still not sleeping through the night, it's <b>because you're not letting them</b>.<p>That's not an accusation, by the way, and I'm certainly not suggesting anyone's a "bad …

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in California

Traveling through California is like getting a crash course in America's natural beauty: the windswept deserts, Redwood forests, rocky coastlines, and rows of vines. Add to that some world-famous architecture and city skylines, and you have a state you could spend a lifetime exploring. It's …

National Parks

confetti cookies

The rules of cookie math, whether or not you have underlings dictating them to you, are as follows:<p>Cookies with butter > cookies without …

A Diary of My Year in Breastfeeding: The Biting, the Panic, the Elation

"I feel a complete readiness to hang up my boobs like a pair of rollerblades I don't want to see again."<p>Planning on taking a "breastfeeding journey"? Get ready to experience any or all of the following: cluelessness, stealth nursing, processed cheese panic, boob-combing, mastitis, lost milk, …

Motherhood Is Teaching Me to Live in the Moment

Before I had a baby, I felt like I always had to be "on." I didn't know how to do "nothing." There was always work to be done, places to go, social events to attend. I didn't like to sit idly without a thing to do. It made me feel restless and sometimes even guilty. I felt so wrapped up in doing …

These companies decided to let employees bring their babies to work every day

Like many moms, Phoenix resident Cara Christ was back in the office just six weeks after giving birth. But unlike the rest of us, she didn’t have to …

Lemon Meltaways Recipe

If you've never had a lemon meltaway, brace yourself for the most incredibly delicate cookie, like a cross between lemon shortbread and cotton candy. Its unique texture comes from tapioca starch, which loses its starchy flavor in the oven (unlike cornstarch, which tastes chalky and dry). Pick up a …

Is apple cider vinegar really good for you?

The other day, as I pushed my cart around Whole Foods, a new book touting the wonders of apple cider vinegar caught me by surprise. Mainly, I was taken aback that people still considered the ingredient a magic elixir. I was under the impression that notion had been debunked way back when phones …

Meyer Lemon Shortbread

It wouldn’t be a proper month of dessert recipes without something lemony, so today we’re happy to share these shortbread cookies from Samantha …

How to Save on Baby Gear

<i>By Carrie Pink</i><p>Babies may bring joy and happiness, but you know what else they bring? Dollar signs! From diapers to formula, the cost of adding a new baby to the family is one pretty penny. Just how much will you shell out in the first year, you ask? Well according to Parenting.com, approximately …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfait

Fill a glass with this beautiful NO BAKE <b>Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfait</b>! Layer after layer, it’s a delicious dessert recipe any time of …

Dessert

Burn Fat, Lower Blood Pressure and Fight Diabetes With This Amazing 2-Minute Detox Drink

Lynda ochagla<p>Friday, March 04, 2016 Lifestyle<p><b>Burn Fat, Lower Blood Pressure and Fight Diabetes With This Amazing 2-Minute Detox Drink</b><p>Isn’t it amazing …

Diabetes

Watch This Mesmerizing "Cookie Embroidery" Using Colored Icing

Make friends with Mézesmanna, a baker and master decorator from Ajka, Hungary, who has turned royal icing into the most delicious new medium since …

16 Dessert Pizza Recipes That Are a Little Slice of Heaven

There are many ways to enjoy a great slice of pizza. Deep dish or flatbread, healthy or indulgent — you can even hack a two-ingredient crust! But we don’t give enough credit to the endless possibilities for delectable dessert pizza. You can top them with your fave candy or seasonal fruit, drizzle …

Ice Cream Parfaits With Warm Berry Sauce

Ice Cream Parfaits With Warm Berry Sauce from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss• 2 cups fresh blueberries<br>• 2 cups fresh strawberries, cored and quartered<br>• 2 …

Ice Cream

Starbucks White Chocolate Cranberry Bliss Bars

Pre-heat oven to 350F.<p>Spray an 8x8 baking pan with baking spray or use butter and flour to coat it.<p>In a large bowl add the melted butter, brown sugar …