Amy Green

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The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …

Cooking

Smash Cup

You can plan to donate or recycle your big travel mug, because you won’t need it once the Smash Cup ships in October. But you love your travel mug, …

How To Make Your Home Look Like You Hired An Interior Designer

Here at Freshome, we have a lot of respect for interior designers and all of the hard work they put into their designed spaces. It takes a certain …

Abby's Fabled South End Townhouse

<b>Location:</b> South End; Boston, Massachusetts <b><br>Size:</b> 1,975 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year<p>Abby Ruettgers has seen a lot of change in recent months. A …

Living Rooms

10 Common Rental Kitchen Frustrations, and How to Fix Them

Rental kitchen challenges range from minor annoyances to serious, hair-pulling frustrations. But before you go and break your lease, consider this: …

Living Rooms

Before & After: A Seriously Stylish Kitchen Renovation on a Budget

Does this kitchen look familiar? It is the Apartment Kitchen. I believe it was installed in every apartment built between 1978 and 1995. It is …

Storage Ideas

Before & After: From Boring Dresser to Fun & Functional Kitchen Storage

This laminate dresser came from the FREE category on Craigslist and got a well deserved makeover for my friend, Abby. She needed some extra storage …

Craigslist

Beyond the Board Game: 5 Creative Party Background Activities

Got some parties coming up? Want to have some fun activities for guests to do (in case the conversation is slow to start) but aren't really a board …

Framing

The 10 Commandments of Keeping a Small Space Organized

Living in a compact (read: tiny) one bedroom with my fiancé and our two dogs sometimes resembles a giant game of Tetris. When it comes to cramming …

Small Spaces

How To Repair and Prep Cracked and Crumbling Walls for Painting

Repairing small cracks and holes in your walls is an essential home improvement skill. It's quick and easy to do on your own, once you know how. …

Home Improvement

linzer torte

I think if you were to rank foods in order of how intimidating they are to cook, at the bottom of the list would be stuff you throw together any …

breakfast slab pie

I suspect by now that most of you are on your way to where you’re headed, physically and possibly proverbially. Maybe you have a tree to cut down or …

parmesan broth with kale and white beans

This soup is the very best thing I ate in December, which is saying a lot for a month that involved the purchase of at least 4 pounds of butter. And …

chocolate peanut butter cheesecake

This birthday cake was assigned to the side of the family whose dessert preferences can be roughly summarized as <b>chocolate + anything else</b>, but if …

dijon and cognac beef stew

I don’t mean to shock you, I mean, I do hope you’re sitting down for this, but it turns out that when I asked my husband to choose between a …

morning bread pudding with salted caramel

We should really talk about this. Promise you won’t get mad, okay? I came across this for the first time <i>twelve years ago</i>. I’ve been blogging here for …

baked eggs with spinach and mushrooms

My brunch arsenal, the dishes I’ve made enough times that they no longer cause any furrowed brows — a core entertaining principle here at House …

Watch Science Explain How Caffeine Stimulates the Brain

Here's a video that explains the chemistry behind caffeine, which is the world's most popular drug. When ingested, caffeine breaks up into <b>three different metabolites</b>, each of which has a different effect on the brain. (Their magical influences achieve everything from increasing oxygen flow to …