Louise Todd

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Sand Footprint Keepsake

Shares 0<p>Use sand from your favorite vacation spot to create this sweet keepsake. It’s something you’ll treasure for years to come.<p>Shares 0<p>Get the …

DIY: Pressed Seaweed Prints

As a native Cape Codder, I’ve always been fond of seaweed. So when I ran across designer Karen Robertson‘s pressed seaweed DIY on Garden Design, I …

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Coconut Flour Almond Meal Pancakes

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Gluten free Vegan Pretzel Bites

These gluten-free pretzel bites are chewy, soft and perfect with any dip. I used sweet potato puree for the moisture, you can use well mashed …

This baked spaghetti squash carbonara is going to warm your pasta-loving heart. RECIPE: http://on.thekitc.hn/ywGmYA

Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash with Kale, Feta, and Mozzarella - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> January 24, 2015<p>Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash with Kale, Feta, and Mozzarella is delicious for a low-carb side dish or a …

6 Great Online Tools to Help You Meditate

Even the busiest of entrepreneurs have time for meditation, because it takes only a few minutes a day.<p>You don't need to own this season's Lululemon collection or have Buddha figures around your home to enjoy the benefits of practicing meditation. As you may know, there are a lot of misconceptions …

How-To: Duct Tape Sleds

The snow has finally arrived here in Southern Ontario. It was quite odd not having any of the white stuff for Christmas this year, but no complaints from me.<p>Now that we’ve got some powder to play around in, it’s time to bust out the winter sports gear. For some this will include a toboggan, sled, …

13 Things That Should Be on Your Grocery List in January

(Image credit: Faith Durand)<p>By the time the first week of January rolls around, all the Christmas cookies are gone, and the refrigerator is bare. …

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Gluten-Free Recipes<p>Check out a few of our favorite flavorful gluten-free dishes. Search our recipe library for more gluten-free recipes for everyday …

This Might Just Be The Secret To Super-Shiny Hair

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p>Nicknamed "Fruit of the Angels" by Christopher Columbus, this Central American wonder food is known for its low sodium and …

DIY Macrame Owls

Having a unique piece of accessory, especially a DIY accessory, will not only make a beautiful addition to your style but also set you apart, making …

Recipe: Eggnog Marshmallows

Eggnog Marshmallows<p>Makes 8 to 10 servings<p>1/2 cup water <br>3 tablespoons gelatin (3 packets) <br>2 cups sugar <br>1/2 cup eggnog <br>1/4 cup maple syrup <br>1 teaspoon …

The Beer Sock Knitting Pattern

Looking for a quick knitted gift to make this holiday season? Take a look at The Beer Sock that Siouxsie Stitches recently gave her Dad for his birthday!<p>My dad really likes his beer sock because it doesn’t let ANY of the cold or condensation from the beer reach your hand (gotta love wool!). He …

DIY – Tumeric Milk

Turmeric is one of those “healthy” things I have been going to try for sometime. I would prefer to take it in capsule form as my routine of Apple …

How To Make an Exfoliating Sea Salt Hand Scrub

Every year, as soon as the cold weather sets in, my hands become dry and flaky. With flu and cold season in full swing, I turn to excess hand …

How-To: Ugly Christmas Sweater Ornaments

Ugly holiday sweaters are pretty much everywhere these days, and now your tree can get in on the action! Craft up some awesomely ridiculous, totally fun decorations with this ugly Christmas sweater ornament tutorial from Amanda at Crafts by Amanda!<p>What will you put on YOUR ugly sweater? (Mine will …

Little Red Riding Hood Mittens Knitting Pattern

Before you venture into the woods this winter, make sure you’ve appropriately outfitted yourself with these fantastic Little Red Riding Hood themed mittens by Ravelry user Beth Hahn.<p>The mittens are knitted in the round using the stranded Norwegian style, and although the pattern is not free, it …

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. …

How to Turn Your Favorite Selfies Into Giftable Coasters

And you thought a selfie book was clever! Your move, Kim.<p><i>Welcome to ELLE.com's HoliDIYs, the more festive (and slightly chillier) version of our Summer FriDIYs. For the next six weeks, check back every Friday for tutorials on creating homemade gifts that you'll actually want to give (no macaroni</i> …

Hand Embroidered Maps of London Neighborhoods

Having trouble finding your way around London? Perhaps one of these hand embroidered maps of London neighborhoods by Alex of StitchCity will help you out.<p>Surely, Alex is an expert on London geography by now, because I can’t imagine a better way to memorize a street map than to embroider it by …

DIY camera strap tutorial

Beate of “Beate Hemsborg” lives in Telemark, Norway and is a teacher, wife and mother of two children. Beate made the most stunning “Camera Strap” …

Make an Aromatherapy Neck Pillow from a Sock

Everyone needs a little “me” time sometimes. Can’t get away for a spa day? You can at least pretend! Over at <b>Happy Hour Projects</b>, Adrianne shares how …

Can’t Sleep? 5 Yoga Poses to Treat Your Insomnia

Insomnia is pure misery (there’s a reason sleep deprivation is a form of torture). Just sitting in the dark, feeling totally and completely exhausted …

These are Vancouver's Most Awesome Knitters in 2014

“Amanda Milne and Fiona McLean, who together founded Knit Social, plan events in and around Vancouver for knitters and crocheters. They build …

Gaiam Yoga Fundamentals: Headstand

Rodney Yee/Colleen Saidman<p>1 Season, 15 Episodes<p>People often avoid headstand because they are afraid of hurting their necks. Here, you’ll build up to …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

South Florida Wedding by Kat Braman and Desiree Dawn Events

When two creatives marry, there is a good chance their wedding is going to rock everyone’s socks off! Alix and Dodd completely exceeded expectations …

Astilbe in Wedding Flowers and Bouquets

While you may not have heard about this flower, pretty astilbe, recognized by its showy plume of feathery flowers, is a bloom brides need to know about. Astilbe comes in many beautiful shades, like pale pink and cream to deep red, and the graceful blooms will add a romantic and slightly whimsical …