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Sewing tip: Cutting around the armsyce

This past weekend I got together with a few of my sewing blogger friends in the vicinity, and we had a mini girl’s night out here in Virginia Beach. …

CLOSET STAPLES: DIY SUMMER SHORTS

I’m a shorts girl through and through. But if you’ve been around these parts for long enough (or even just a few clicks) you’ll know that already. …

9 Delightful Knitting Patterns You Should Try Right Now

Cast on, and on, and on...<p>You're now a member of the coziest, kindest cult in existence.<p>First order of business: if you haven't already, sign up for an account on Ravelry. It's a social network, pattern database, and all-around home for people who dig yarn, and you'll only be able to access some of …

Knitting

Golden Globes 2016: The winners list

<b>(CNN) —</b> The winners at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards are noted with an asterisk (*):<p><b>Best motion picture, drama</b><p>"Mad Max: Fury Road"<p>"Carol"<p><b>* "The Revenant"</b><p>"Room"<p>"Spotlight"<p><b>Best motion picture, musical or comedy</b><p>"Joy"<p>"Spy"<p>"The Big Short"<p><b>* "The Martian"</b><p>"Trainwreck"<p><b>Best performance by an actress in a</b> …

Red Carpet

15 Beauty Products Featuring This Surprising Veggie

As kids, your mothers most likely <i>always</i> told you to eat your greens to stay healthy. At the time, you might have resented the thought of eating vegetables like broccoli at a meal (yuck, moooom!), but as usual, our mothers were <i>right</i>. Turns out that broccoli is not only a superfood when it comes to …

Skin Care

These 21 Crazy Colorful Sneakers Are the Coolest Kicks Yet

Casual + sporty is quickly becoming the name of the sartorial game this season. If you’re already rocking (and loving) the laidback athleisure look, then you’ll have no problem jumping on board with the latest street-chic trend. Enter in monochromatic sneakers that conveniently come in every color …

Shoes

Why I got rid of the toys. | TODAY.com

The TODAY Parenting Team is a community where anyone can write posts, ask questions and share advice.<p><i>Interested in how to get started with toy minimalism? Visit Crib to Table for more information.</i><p>This Spring I shared with the world why I got rid of my wardrobe. But long before I tackled my closet, …

5 Savory Quick Breads for Fall Baking

Most people only know quick breads as sweet loaves of banana or pumpkin bread. But the basic concept—a loaf leavened with baking powder instead of …

Baking

Flourless Chocolate Torte for Passover

Flourless chocolate cake is a long-standing tradition on Passover. I have made several variations, but <b>this one is far and away the most popular.</b> It …

How to Make Macaroni and Cheese Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Macaroni and cheese expert Catherine Lamb is showing you how to make this American classic -- and a top</i> …

Recipes

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Our kids love any kind of fruit bar or cereal bar and eat them just about every day. Even though I would buy organic brands of fruit bars, it’s still …

Breakfast

6 Healthy Nut Snack Recipes That Fill You Up, Not Make You Fat

The next time you need to satiate your midday hunger, prepare a nutritious nut-filled snack. Mayo Clinic notes that eating nuts can lower your LDL, …

Brownie Recipe: Alex Guarnaschelli Shares Her Tips and Tricks - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Alex Guarnaschelli is an Iron Chef, Food Network celebrity chef, author of</i> Old-School Comfort Food <i>and the executive chef at New York City’s Butter</i> …

Homemade Pita Bread [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can’t explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you <i>appear</i> to …

Surreal Photos Explore Why Women Often Wrap Up Their Identity In Their Hair

There is a very complex relationship between a woman and her hair. The protein filaments that sprout from our scalps somehow become emblematic of a woman's identity, as if vital secrets were wrapped in every strand. We spend valuable time and money primping our coiffures as if they had the uncanny …

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Sewing: Child's Reversible Fat Quarter Apron (Tutorial and Pattern)

A friend invited us to a tea party this week. Such a fun idea to do with friends and just what we needed after a few weeks of Winter storms. We're so …

Origami Market Bag Tutorial

Here is the tutorial for my Origami Market Bag in case you missed it the first time over on WhipUp.<p>I decided to whip up a simple tutorial for a …

2 Sided Zips

Boxy Bag Tutorial

Well, this tutorial has been a long time coming! Hope you all enjoy! I tried to take lots of pictures, but if anything is unclear, just let me</b> …

Big Vicky – Schnittmuster vergrößern & Stoff laminieren

Sommerzeit ist Reisezeit ist Taschenzeit! Zum Verreisen sind Taschen in allen Formen und Größen einfach unverzichtbar: eine WENDY für alle Fälle, …

Bi-fold Wallet Tutorial

Pin It Now! I wanted a wallet that carried a lot of cards with no risk of them sliding out. As you can see, the card slots face inward, which means …

Linen Thanksgiving Napkins

I love sewing napkins for Thanksgiving. They are such a simple and fun way to dress up the table and you can use them all year long. In fact, I like …

RBD Flannel Showcase Blog Tour: Toddler Girl's Nightgown with Free Pattern

Happy Friday Everyone. I am so excited to be part of Riley Blake’s Flannel Showcase Blog Tour! The tour features different projects using stunning …

Tutorial Tuesday: Kleine Geschenke für sehr kleine Leute – heute: der Pucksack

In unserem Bekanntenkreis menschelt es im Moment sehr. Da sag nochmal einer, die Deutschen würden keine Kinder mehr bekommen. Meine subjektive …

Kostenloses FreeBook: Jersey-Babydecke

Diese Woche im Baby-SewAlong zeige ich euch meine Lieblingsdecken und schenke euch das passende FREEbook!<p>Bei meinen beiden kleinen Enkelmädchen sind …