Amy Roman

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Flipboard For Sports Fans

Inside Flipboard / September 12, 2013<p>Some of the best sports coverage in the world comes from you, the true fan. You are obsessive about your team; …

Mason Jar Lanterns

If there’s one thing I’m full of (aside from, at the moment, a load of cookies and nine too many pizza rolls), it’s good intentions. I know this …

Paint Chip Halloween Craft

I decided it was high time I did some crafts with my kiddos.<p>So for the next couple weeks, be prepared to see some fun Halloween kid crafts!<p>I've been …

pumpkin fun

a few years ago i realized that carving pumpkins wasn't as fun as i pretended it was. after all that work you end up throwing them out after a few …

Pumpkin-Carving Tips and Tools

What's Halloween without a carved pumpkin? Check out these tips and tricks for selecting the right tool, keeping your carved pumpkin fresh and adding …

Creative Halloween Party Ideas

Dying to throw a spooky bash this October 31? Pull together a festive celebration with these Halloween party recipes, cocktails, cupcakes, and …

Candy Corn Star Burst Craft

Shares 4K<p>This Candy Corn Star Burst is a fun and festive craft for the fall season!<p>Candy corn is the one candy that I feel is quintessential …

Make Your Own Tree Swing

Our first house in Springfield had a huge Oak tree in our wild, rambling backyard so I made Sebastian a tree swing once he was big enough to enjoy …

Planning a Gender Neutral Baby Shower

Have you ever planned a gender neutral baby shower? A lot of people struggle with the gender neutral shower — no pink? too much blue? … are you …

Cool Kitchen Details: A Geometric Pendant Lamp (Which You Can Make Yourself!)

The most recent issue of Martha Stewart Living has a cool tutorial for a unique geometric lamp shade. It looks painted, but upon closer inspection …

The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

Supernatural Brownies

brownies cookies and bars saveur magazine<p>June 5, 2013<p>Man, I had a tough week last week.<p>It was a combination of things. First things first, my family …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

All-Natural, All-American Rocket Pops

<i>Every Friday, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: The easiest way to feel like a kid on the Fourth of July? Make Rocket Pops at home with this recipe from Ashley of Edible Perspective.</i><p>Growing up, Rocket Pops were my …

Roasted Cherry Vanilla Ice Cream with Bourbon and Chocolate • The Bojon Gourmet

Like many teenagers before us, my best friend and I ate unconscionable amounts of gelato while traveling through Europe many years ago. Each …

Bacon & Blue Cheese Steak | BS' in the Kitchen

Do you ever have those days where your meals are strictly determined by the fear of expired meat? Well, today was one of those days. In fact, today …

101 Simple Pleasures to Boost Happiness

A couple of weeks ago, I got a lovely handwritten note in the mail from a sweet elderly acquaintance in our community. She had read in the local paper that my oldest son was named the Connecticut Student Journalist of the Year, and she had clipped the piece which she sent along with her kind …

7 Ways to Bliss Out Your Bedroom

Maximize your room’s relaxation potential with these seven tricks<p>Is your bedroom more of a hot mess than a healing oasis? You’re not alone—Only a quarter of women say they view their bedroom as a relaxing retreat, compared with about a third of men, according to a new survey by Leggett & Platt, a …

Home Offices

How to Decorate a Bookshelf

Have you ever moved to a new home that had an expansive built-in bookshelf? Maybe you wondered, “How will I ever fill that space?” Or perhaps you’re …