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Today I embark on my first weekend alone with the kids. This morning, before my husband hit the road, I had an hour reprieve to grocery shop sans children. To those without kids, a trip to the grocery store can sound rather mundane. If you are a parent with little ones however, a grocery store …Cake
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Risotto is a great base for all kinds of vegetables. It's done when it has a loose consistency and ripples when spooned into a bowl.
Total Time: 40 mins
6 cups vegetable stock, preferably homemade
• 1/4 cup olive oil
• 1 small onion, finely chopped
• 1 cup Arborio or Carnaroli rice
• 1/2 …
If you’re the type who consistently cleans up after each meal—dishes washed, counters wiped, stove top scrubbed—you’re off to a great start. But the appliances that work hard for you every day need regular upkeep too. Clean them with the help of just a few natural products, all of which are likely …
1In a blender, combine the lime zest and juice, fish sauce, brown sugar, curry paste, garlic, yellow onion, chicken broth, and half the cilantro. …
These gorgeous house at night themed votives could be so much fun with photos you take on vacations! Document your memories and everything beautiful …DIY
My kids love Healthy Dehydrated Fruit Snacks. They are easy to make and the perfect quick healthy snack for kids. You can buy dried fruit in the …
• DREYER'S GRAND NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Cookie Dough ice cream or SLOW CHURNED® Cookie Dough light ice cream
• Brownie batter (made from your favorite …
• DREYER'S GRAND Chocolate Chip ice cream or SLOW CHURNED® Chocolate Chip light ice cream
• Chocolate chip cookie dough (made from your favorite …
Make breakfast quick, easy and with only 3 ingredients! These Bacon and Egg Breakfast Cups are simply delicious and perfect for feeding a brunch …Bacon
Here's a fun little canvas I made using some of the new Doiley rub-ons.
It's really easy to make, and you only need a few supplies;
Response: Crafty Lady
by Brenda Shepard at BrendaShepard.com on February 14, 2012
Response: dining room sets
by Monika at princeton …
This year I'm loving metallics and geometrics, two of the hottest trends in home decor and one way to get the look at your place is with my shimmery …
Summer is nearly here, and local farmer’s markets are already brimming with the first harvests of fruits and vegetables. Feeling the love? Don’t let those few delicious weeks of strawberry season pass you by—this year, pick up (or pick) a few extra quarts and make your own strawberry jam!
I love …
Make an EARPHONE HOLDER…from a mint container (VIDEO included)
I love listening to music. I almost always play some type of music while cleaning the …Spices
Two Parts:Cleansing and ExfoliatingFinishing with a Mask and Moisturizer
Have you ever treated yourself to a facial? A good facial starts …
This recipe is based on the famous Key lime pie from Joe's Stone Crab restaurant in Miami Beach. If you can't find Key limes, use regular fresh lime juice. The bars will keep, wrapped in plastic, in the refrigerator for up to three days. Food editors prepared this recipe as part of the "Cookie of …
No fire necessary to create these gooey, chocolaty treats.
Yield: Makes 30
1/2 cup old-fashioned rolled oats
• 1 cup all-purpose flour, (spooned and leveled)
• 1 cup whole-wheat flour (spooned and leveled)
• 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
• 1/2 teaspoon salt
• 1 cup (2 sticks) …
Here's a mending must-have: A simple business-card organizer (from an office-supply store) that keeps all the fixings for your clothes in one place. Label and tuck your spare buttons, thread samples, cloth tags, and even those scratchy fabric-care labels you snip off garments (or pillows and …
Keeping electronic devices charged is easier if you make it an evening ritual. Create a charging station in a nightstand with a back, a drawer, and an outlet close by.
Charging Drawer How-To
1. Drill matching holes in the back of the nightstand and the rear of the drawer.
2. Affix adhesive wire clips …
Decluttering your kitchen countertops sounds great until you discover yet another new countertop appliance that’s faster, better, or turns out …
1. SlipcoversDon't write these off because they seem outdated or remind you of your grandmother's floral sofa. There are some great patterns and designs available, plus, it's a great way to revamp an old piece of furniture without making a big splurge. And if you have IKEA furniture, Bemz is the …Home Decorating
Hello, and happy Easter Monday! I hope everyone had a blessed Easter weekend. Since it’s a long weekend, I had more time to make a pretty printable …Goal Setting
We love crockpot meals. Honestly, throw in the right ingredients and let it cook slowly and you come home to an amazing dinner. This meal was truly a …
Have you ever wondered what to do with those disinfectant cloth containers? I have kept a few just hoping that I would be clever enough someday to …
Your favorite pie in "mini me" size. So cute, so easy -- and so delish!
Oh my goodness. These Mini Pies in a Cupcake Tin may be one of the cutest …
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This quick pasta dish gets much of its savory richness from anchovies. Don't be afraid to try them -- when sauteeed, their flavor mellows.
Prep: 5 mins
Total Time: 20 mins
12 ounces linguine
• 6 to 10 anchovy fillets, chopped
• 2 tablespoons anchovy oil
• 2 garlic cloves, …