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Bet You’ve Never Used Your Waffle Iron for These 15 Crazy Recipes Before

If you love waffles, then you probably have a waffle iron somewhere in your kitchen. The sad part is that it probably only comes out about once a month (maybe more if you’re a waffle addict) for that big waffle- and-bacon breakfast. It’s time to open your imagination and see all the wonderful hacks …

Cleaning Checklist: A Step by Step Plan for a Truly Clean & Organized Bathroom in an Hour or Two

• <b>Clear the room.</b> Remove all rugs, towels, shower curtain, freestanding furnishings. Clear sink-side, counters, and shower of toiletries.• <b><br>Start the …

How To Make an Easy, Built-In & Colorful Desk from Basic IKEA Components

One of the proudest DIY achievements in my new home was FINALLY building a desk that would work for both Ursula and myself and look homey and …

Get in the Right Mindset for a Truly Clean & Organized Living Room

While you can never go wrong falling back on the old adage, <i>a place for everything and everything in its place,</i> it can be tricky to apply to the …

Italian-Style Eggplant Parmesan (Melanzane alla Parmigiana) Recipe

Sweet, silky, and absolutely delicious, the breading-free version of eggplant parm that's made in Italy is well worth trying, especially in late summer, when eggplant and tomatoes are at their best. This version has no Parmigiano-Reggiano, and an incredibly clean, fresh flavor as a result, but feel …

Dorie Greenspan's Recommendations for Your Summer Reading

<i>We're sitting down with our favorite writers and cooks to talk about their upcoming cookbooks, their best food memories, and just about anything else.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Not sure what to read on the beach this summer? (Or the French Riviera?) Turn to Dorie.</i><p>In anticipation of our all-staff vacation this week …

Charlotte Druckman's Recommendations for Your Summer Reading

<i>We're sitting down with our favorite writers and cooks to talk about their upcoming cookbooks, their best food memories, and just about anything else.</i><p><i>Today: Charlotte Druckman spills what's in her (food and non-food) book pile.</i><p>Much of the writing advice you read will tell you to read, and then read …

Dear bento box moms: Sorry I thought you were crazy

Dear parents who make amazingly creative school lunches,<p>I owe you an apology: I’m sorry. I had you all wrong.<p>I thought you were crazy. Now I think I’m becoming one of you.<p>You know who you are: You assemble bento box masterpieces and shape sandwiches to look like Snoopy or SpongeBob. You draw …

Parenting

Kitchen Cleaning Checklist: Daily, Weekly And Monthly Chores + Printable

Use this kitchen cleaning checklist in your household notebook to get your daily, weekly, and monthly kitchen chores done. Includes a free printable.

Book Nook: If You Liked Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Try . . . .

How will anything ever be as good again? What book could possibly follow-up?<p>For millions of kids, the <i>Diary of a Wimpy Kid</i> books are that way – books …

Printable Cleaning Checklists To Put In Your Household Notebook

A list of printable cleaning checklists created by Household Management 101, for daily, weekly and seasonal house cleaning. Each printable checklist …

5 Tips for Deep Cleaning & Organizing The Kitchen

Every Spring, I like to give my kitchen a <i>good deep</i> cleaning. It’s the most used room in our home…with meals and snacks being created multiple times …

More than 60 Dip Recipes - Chef in Training

I LOVE appetizers and one of my favorite kind of appetizer happens to be dips. Here is a collection of some incredible dips for you to choose from …

{Get Organized} Four Art Quotes Perfect for Family Spaces

If you’ve been following along with <b>this facebook post</b>, you know that we’re knee-deep in sleep training baby M around here – which means some …

6 Ways to Decorate Your Rental—Without Losing the Deposit

Your landlord won't let you paint or hang heavy artwork, so instead try one of these renter-friendly ways to add a personal touch to your space so …

Self-Help Advice That Works

We sifted through recent life-improvement books and found the can-do strategies to help you become more successful, calmer, happier, more focused and …

The Book of Unknown Americans

Each week, we'll let you know about the new releases the editors of O and Oprah.com couldn't stop reading.<p>Life Drawing<p>By Robin Black<p>256 pages; Random …

Sriracha-Buttered Shrimp

Servings<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>6 tablespoons Sriracha<p>3 cloves minced garlic<p>1 pound head-on shrimp<p>1 tablespoon lemon zest<p>2 tablespoons minced fresh mint<p>2 tablespoons minced fresh basil<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whip butter with Sriracha and melt in skillet.<p>Sauté minced garlic in it and …