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Top Pin of the Day: A 48-Square-Foot Kitchen

See what's trending today. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>It's hard to tell, but designer Stephanie Stokes's New York City kitchen is only 48-square-feet. The mirrored backsplash gives the illusion of grandeur in the tiny space. "To fit everything in, I had to shave …

14 Best Orange Paints for the Perfect Pop of Color

Think less Halloween, more marigold.<p>From Summer Squash to Orange Sky, pick a paint from one of these top designers and prepare to be dazzled.

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Roasted Squash and Raw Carrot Soup Recipe

A bright and filling vegan soup.<p><b>Note:</b> You can use bottled store-bought carrot juice, but I prefer freshly juiced carrots. 4 pounds of carrots will get you about 1 1/2 quarts of juice.<p><b>Read more: Vegan: Roasted Squash and Raw Carrot Soup</b><p>Ingredients1 small butternut squash (about 2 1/2 pounds), split …

Easy Caprese Soup

This soup and open-faced sandwich combo defines easy elegance. You won’t believe how easily the two-ingredient soup, made with Make-Ahead Roma …

Lentil Soup Recipes You're Going To Love (PHOTOS)

Of all the soup recipes there are to choose from out there, lentil soup is the most unassuming. It's not as popular as tomato and not as flashy as French onion, but there's something about this protein-rich soup that has the ability to comfort beyond all the others. Lentil soup recipes are just …

Grilled Shrimp Skewers With Tomato, Garlic & Herbs

In this easy recipe, shrimp are quickly marinated in a bright and tangy mixture of olive oil, tomato paste, lemon, garlic, and herbs and then grilled until plump and slightly charred. They're perfect for entertaining -- either as an appetizer or main course -- because all of the prep is done ahead …

Seafood

Cooking Off the Cuff: Glazed Pork and Carrots, Hearty Food for a Waning Summer

Why do we wait (or at least think we should wait) until winter before cooking dishes like the one Jackie and I had for dinner last week: the most flavorful cut of pork -- belly -- and carrots, glazed in deeply reduced braising liquid? And when I say "we" I include myself, as anyone who follows …

Heirloom Tomato Recipe: The Only One You'll Ever Need (PHOTO)

When you have your hands on some of summer's best heirloom tomatoes, you had better be sure you know what to do with them. It's not everyday that you'll get these beauties in your kitchen. When it comes to heirloom tomatoes, you don't have to do much to get the most out of their flavor. Actually, …

How Short Ribs Make You A Better Cook

If you're looking for a restaurant-quality meal you can make with ease in your own kitchen, short ribs are the answer. This flavorful cut of meat slowly cooks down into a dish so tender you could eat it with a spoon. (Bonus: for a meal with so much flavor, short ribs are perfectly affordable, too.) …

Boston Brown Bread

10 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>This dense quickbread is traditionally baked in empty coffee cans.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon butter plus more for serving, room temperature<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1/2 cup mild-flavored (light) molasses<p>1/4 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 …

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Chocolate Candy Corn Truffles

Dark chocolate and bitter orange offset the sweetness of candy corn in these fun but fancy truffles. Prep and Cook Time: about 30 minutes, plus at …

Dessert

Last Minute Halloween Treats and Ideas.

Halloween is almost here and the question is…<p>Trick or Treat?<p>Today we have both… Let me start with the best treats from the Link Party.<p>Turtle …

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Glowing Eyes

So I found this idea on Pinterest, and it was too awesome (and easy!) not to try.<p>Cut some spooky eyes into empty paper towel or toilet paper rolls (I …

DIY Halloween Crafts and Decor

Hello Everyone!<p>Today I am busy making some <b>decorations and crafts for Halloween</b>!<p>I thought it would be fun to bring back some of my favorite posts and …

44 Scary-Good Halloween Treats

Monster Brownies<p>The devil is in the decorative details when it comes to these decadent Halloween brownies: (more) chocolate, marshmallows, and M&M's …

How to Make a Small Space Bigger With Color

Soothing, even-toned rooms make a small room seem bigger. These color ideas will enlarge your space. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Bedding and Curtains</b><p>Harmonize bedding and curtain patterns.<p><b>2. Palette</b><p>Adhere to the same palette to create unity from room to room.<p><b>3. …

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19 Reasons To Love Sunday

1. Brunches that last a good few hours and contain at least a few tomato juice or champagne-based alcoholic beverages.<p>2. The kind of conversations …

Britain's best October gardens - where to see wonderful autumn colours in the south of England

Best British autumn gardens, Beth Chatto Gardens, Denmans Garden, Great Dixter, The Exotic Garden, Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, West Dean Gardens, The …

10 Clever Spray Paint Ideas | Curbly

<b>10 Clever Spray Paint Ideas</b> | <i>Curbly</i><p>Spray paint has a bad rep. Back in the day it was oily, toxic and only available in colours like black, brown, red and browny red. But as you can see, spray paint has changed with the times and comes in a myriad of colours, types and textures. Curbly has rounded up a fantastic set of projects using this overlooked product, in lots of different ways. Personally I adore those gold letters (formerly plastic blue, yellow & red!) and the gold/pink book ends. Click …

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5 Winter Plants You Should Put in Now

For a little color during the drab days of winter, consider planting these hardy growers.<p>For a little color during the drab days of winter, consider planting these hardy growers. Check out your hardiness zone using this map from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Batty Battenburg Cake and Ghoulish Green Punch

This is a fun cake to make. I made my first Battenburg cake this past spring, and I've been itching to make another ever since. If you love the …

Spectacular Jack-O-Lanterns Brilliantly Carved and Lit Up

It's that incredible time of year again when regular old pumpkins turn into magical works of art! Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island is the place to be to witness intricate pumpkin art like no other. From October 3 to November 3, come see the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, a …