Marica Lowery

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25 Lemon Desserts With a Delicious Twist

Go beyond traditional bars and pies with inspired takes on the familiar flavor.<p>Go beyond traditional lemon bars and lemon pie with these inspired takes on classic desserts.

How to Decorate a Cake Like a Pro

Creating the smooth, flawless buttercream finish you often find on professionally made cakes comes with practice. It also comes with the knowledge of …

White Chocolate Custard Cake Recipe

It only takes four ingredients to whip up this masterpiece!

Sweet Sorrow, et cetera

By Sadie Stein May 27, 2016<p>Our Daily Correspondent<p>Mikhail Clodt, <i>Der Abschied</i>, before 1902.<p>It is a strange thing to monetize your emotions. Anyone who writes or creates knows this. And the work one does on the Internet feels insubstantial, even by the flimsy standards of intellectual property. Any …

Lavender Simple Syrup 8oz

Description<p>Lavender has such an erotic aroma, and it has definitely transferred into this delicious simple syrup. Add to your favorite cocktail or ice tea for an extra special prettiness!<p>Each jar is 8oz and will last for up to a year in your pantry and 1 month in your refrigerator once opened...But …

Want to Gift Wrap Like a Pro? Here Are 9 Items You Should Have

From the hardworking essentials to the lovely details that make each gift feel special, these supplies -- our field-tested, trusty tool kit of holiday gift wrap -- allow giving during the holiday season to be about what it should be about: love, celebration, and fun.<p>When the holiday season really …

Easy Basic Pancakes

Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy pancake recipe will help you whip up this weekend favorite in less than 30 minutes. You'll wonder why you never tried this before!

Easy Potluck Recipes

Everyone will be fawning over these at your next potluck. Choose from the flavor combos of Parmesan-cayenne, sesame-poppy, tomato-rosemary, and Pecorino-black pepper. Better yet, make all four.

Pet Crafts for Kids

When you're in the kitchen, don't forge the four-legged members of the family. These dog biscuits are easy to make and will be greatly appreciated! You can even personalize them with your pet's name.

Pastel Layer Cake

Five pastel layers form this colorful creation. You can also use the batter to make four dozen cupcakes or a two- or three-layer cake (bake each layer a few minutes longer than instructed). Use our if you'd prefer a bright-white, swoopy finish.

These Exercises Zero In on Stubborn Arm Jiggle

Strong triceps are just a few moves away.<p><i>This article was written by Brooke Benten, ACSM-certified exercise physiologist, and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Not happy with your arms? These four exercises, combined with smart eating and snacking, will help you tone those triceps. Perform one …

Benefits of Lemon Tea

Contrary to popular belief, there are things in this world that have long been existing prior to any 'celebrities' discovery of them.<p>To illustrate, drinking hot water with freshly squeezed lemon juice first thing in the morning is nothing new. However, over the past few years there has been much …

The world's most fashion-forward hotels

High fashion collaborations are the magic behind some of the world's most hip hotels. In collaboration with here's our edit of the …

"Needed a piece that would bring me peace in my new place so I'm going hang my favorite pictures from my last vacation! PCH, California." (Printed on canvas for Suzana Taniwaki , Virginia)

Encountering the Word — 1 Peter 1:8

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture<p>“Without having seen him you love him; though you do not now see him you believe in him and rejoice with …

Happy Feast of the Ascension!

Last day to enter this week's BN Photo Competition theme is "Beautiful Launch." Enter your photos here: #BNCompetition Photo by Bill Gracey via Flickr. Hummingbird With An Iridescent Pink Throat.

Beautiful Sounds Can Launch You

Imagine waking up to beautiful sound every day instead of the alarm you’re used to. It can launch you into a more beautiful experience for the rest …

At long last, it's clambake season! Get cracking with all the recipes you need for a summer feast:


Why Figuring Out Your Best Career Is A Spiritual Endeavor

<b>Part of a new series on</b> <b>Spirituality and Success</b><p>As a career success coach and leadership developer, I spend some portion of every single day helping people “dig deep, discover their right work, and illuminate the world with it.” That’s my mantra and my passion. Why? Because for a good part of my 18 …

Little Dragon - "Cat Rider (Poolside Remix)"


How to choose a Caribbean island

The dozens of islands scattered across the Caribbean are a remarkably diverse lot. Pulsing Jamaica has little in common with group-filled Aruba, and even islands in plain sight of each other like St Kitts and Nevis are vastly different not just in appearance but in what they offer visitors.<p>So for …


Here's Why Madeira Was Just Named The Best Island In Europe

Madeira, which is part of Portugal, is an archipelago of small islands located in the Atlantic Ocean about 350 miles from Morocco. It is made up of the islands of Madeira, Porto Santo, and the Desertas.<p>With incredible natural pools carved out of lava rocks, gorgeous cliffs overlooking the ocean, …