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Strawberry Vanilla Pudding Cake

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 …


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Asparagus-and-Lemon Risotto

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 minsServings: 4


6 cups vegetable stock, preferably homemade
• 1/4 cup olive oil
• 1 small onion, finely chopped
• 1 cup Arborio or Carnaroli rice
• 1/2 …


How Often Should I Clean That?


Clean Your Machines: The Kitchen

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 …

Kitchen Gadgets

Thai Green Curry Chicken Thighs

1In a blender, combine the lime zest and juice, fish sauce, brown sugar, curry paste, garlic, yellow onion, chicken broth, and half the cilantro. …

Capture The Moments + Memories with Creative DIY Projects

These gorgeous house at night themed votives could be so much fun with photos you take on vacations! Document your memories and everything beautiful …


Healthy Dehydrated Fruit

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 Super Sundae Brownie Bowl

• DREYER'S GRAND NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Cookie Dough ice cream or SLOW CHURNED® Cookie Dough light ice cream
• Brownie batter (made from your favorite …

Chocolate Chip Ice Cream in Cookie Bowls

• DREYER'S GRAND Chocolate Chip ice cream or SLOW CHURNED® Chocolate Chip light ice cream
• Chocolate chip cookie dough (made from your favorite …

Bacon and Egg Breakfast Cups

Make breakfast quick, easy and with only 3 ingredients! These Bacon and Egg Breakfast Cups are simply delicious and perfect for feeding a brunch …

Doily Rub-on Canvas

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;
Doilies …

Hexagon Art

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 …

Savor Summer: Make Your Own Strawberry Jam

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)

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 …


How to Give Yourself a Facial

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Two Parts:Cleansing and ExfoliatingFinishing with a Mask and Moisturizer

Have you ever treated yourself to a facial? A good facial starts …

Key Lime Bars

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 …


S'mores Cookies

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) …


Clothing Fix-It Kit

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 …


Battery-Charging Drawer

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 …

Charging Stations

Ronco Ready Grill and Philips Digital Airfryer Reviews

Decluttering your kitchen countertops sounds great until you discover yet another new countertop appliance that’s faster, better, or turns out …

7 Commitment-Free Decorating Ideas

Whether you're a renter or just indecisive, take note.

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 …

Home Decorating

Free Editable Grocery List {Printable PDF}

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

Crockpot Mongolian Beef

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 …

Repurposing For The Dog

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 …

Mini Pies in a Cupcake Tin

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 …


Linguine with Garlic and Breadcrumbs

Under 30 Minutes

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 minsTotal Time: 20 minsServings: 4


12 ounces linguine
• 6 to 10 anchovy fillets, chopped
• 2 tablespoons anchovy oil
• 2 garlic cloves, …