Ruth Hyndman

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8 Things That Happen When You Stop Eating Bread

The good, the bad, and the constipation<p>The low-carb craze is going strong. Bread is out. Pasta is overrated. And dieters are experimenting with how low their carb intake can go. But grains are anything but all the same. So whether you are cutting out refined grains, whole grains, or carbs in …

Recipe: Beginner-Friendly Cinnamon Rolls

Want to wow your family at breakfast? Delicious homemade cinnamon rolls that are still warm from the oven should do the trick nicely!<p>Breadmaking can be daunting for some, and especially for us! So when an aunt emailed this beginner bread recipe a while back, telling us it’s a “no-fail”, we were …

Breakfast

66 life-changing things you can do with a lemon

When life gives you lemons, it's time to read this list.<p>We researched all of the miraculous things you can do with lemons, from the juice to the peel. Uses include making you healthier, more beautiful, cleaner, and a better cook (obviously), plus so much more.<p><b>Here are 66 things you can do with a</b> …

Cleaning

Classic lemon drizzle cake

Sweet yet zingy, satisfying yet light, lemon drizzle can lay claim to being one of the greatest cakes.<p>This simple recipe comes from reader Pam Daniels from East Harling in Norwich. We think it's unbeatable.<p><b>TOTAL TIME</b><p>1 hour 20 minutes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>125g/40z soft margarine/butter<br>• 175g/60z caster …

40 Smart Tricks To Keep Your Kids Organized

No promises your kids will oblige, though.

5 tips to nailing the natural 'no-makeup' makeup look

You know those women who look absolutely gorgeous and glowing without a stitch of makeup? Well, they're most likely cheating with the latest beauty trend: "no-makeup" makeup. The question is, how do you do it? TODAY Tastemaker Deepica Mutyala shared her own tutorial and five tips and tricks for …

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Make a Quick Garden Apron From Upcycled Jeans

If you’re just itching to get back into the garden, and need an appropriate apron in a hurry, then go ahead and grab an old pair of jeans and a pair of scissors and make yourself a quick garden apron with this handy video from CHOW.com!<p>It might help to use an old pair of jeans that are a little too …

Sewing

Kitchen Help: Must-Know Baking Hacks

What do deltal floss, bubble wrap, and a knife warmed under hot water have in common? They’re all elements of one of 19 fantastically useful baking hacks shared in this roundup on the Craftsy blog!<p>You might know a few of the tips already, but there will surely be at least one or two that might …

Make it Sparkle: 3-Ingredient DIY Wood Polish Recipe

Keep your treasured wooden surfaces lemony fresh and gleaming like new with this natural and easy to make 3-ingredient wood polish recipe!<p>If you’ve got a lemon and some grapeseed or olive oil** in your kitchen, you’re just a few steps away from making your old wooden furniture, banisters, and …

DIY Emoji Easter Eggs

Express yourself through some handmade emoji eggs this Easter. These are too darn cute, I think they look so great as a collection. You can get the kids involved in drawing their favorite funny faces on the eggs too.<p>There are a variety of ways you can go about creating these, with a lot of choices …

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Classic Garlic Bread Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> With a chewy center, crisp brown crust, and melting puddles of parsley-flecked butter, homemade garlic bread baguettes are worlds away from the anemic-looking loaves in the freezer aisle of your local supermarket. —Kate Doran<p><b>Makes: 2 baguettes</b><p><b>For the baguettes:</b><p>Canola oil, for …

7 Natural Remedies to Common Beauty Problems

Totally easy DIY fixes for your biggest hair and skin issues<p>Dealing with a major forehead zit? Or cracked, dry skin? Before you hit the drugstore for a fix, check your pantry and medicine cabinet—you may already have everything you need for natural antidotes to these all-too-common conditions (and …

Cozy Knitting: Snow Day Slippers

Thick and cozy knitted or crocheted slippers are one of my favorite parts of winter—they always seem to make me smile, even when the wind howls and the temperatures plummet. And, if you ask me, warm feet are definitely closely related to happy hearts!<p>Feeling the love? You’ll definitely want to …

No-Sew Winter Cape

Heart Crayons

Shares 0<p>Help your kids melt broken crayons pieces in silicone molds to make these adorable heart-shaped crayons. They make a wonderful Valentine’s …

Flashback: Make a Project Keeper

<b>By Diane Gilleland</b><p>If, like me, you tend to accumulate projects-in-progress, you might want to stitch up a bunch of these easy oilcloth holders. They keep all the needed supplies together, neat and tidy, and they’re structured so little things can’t easily fall out. They store easily on a shelf or …

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It Must Be the Year of the Cowl

Every time I do a roundup of cowl knitting patterns, it seems like another round of the projects hits my email box. That’s a good problem to have …

Stuffed Calamari

Heat 2 tbsp. oil in a 4-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Add dried oregano, garlic, and onions; cook until soft, about 6 minutes. Add tomato …

Christmas Sangria: How to Make Sangria with Whatever You Have in Your House Right Now

Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. Here's how to make it without a recipe in four simple steps.<p>Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. …

3 Fresh Ways to Tie a Scarf

Donni Charm's founder Alyssa Wasko takes a step by step approach for tying a scarf like never before.<p>Donni Charm's founder Alyssa Wasko had been working at Chanel when she began designing her own scarves. Often while in the elevator, fellow employees would compliment her on her neck-wear and …

Tutorial: 10-minute cardigan cowl and boot sock set

Beth from The Renegade Seamstress shares a tutorial at eHow showing how you can make a button cowl and boot socks from an old cardigan sweater. If …

Style Me Quick – Game Of Thrones Party Hair

So I am getting asked for DIY party hair styles for this holiday season and I am trying me best to find new ideas and creations. If you see anything …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

50+ Christmas Candy Recipes for Your Holiday Party

What’s a Christmas party without lots of candy? Indulge your sweet tooth with this fabulous collection of over 50 Christmas candy recipes. There’s …

Button Christmas Tree Earrings

Shares 0<p>These cute button Christmas tree earrings are so fun and easy to make. Keep a pair for yourself and make more for your friends!<p>Shares 0<p>Get …

Pretty Ponchos to Knit

I hate to admit that I’m not a huge fan of ponchos. Every time they come back I cringe a little. If you’re cold, why not just knit a sweater?<p>But …

8 Surprising Beauty Blogger Hacks

There are no rules when it comes to beauty on the internet and we scoured Pinterest, YouTube and blogs to find the most resourceful—and weird—tricks for whitening teeth, thickening hair and faking long lashes.<p><b>1) To whiten teeth naturally,</b> rub the inside of a banana peel across them and let the …

20 Concealer Hacks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, life-changing ways to cover under-eye circles, blemishes, and more.<p><b>1) If you use foundation, apply it first, and then apply your concealer.</b><p>If you apply your foundation first, you'll find that you don't need to use as much concealer. If you apply concealer …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Hair How-To: Create a Highlighting Spray

Create natural highlights at home.<p>Kathryn Wirsing<p>Create an easy, at-home highlighting solution that you can easily pack to take with you to the beach.<p>1 spray bottle1 lemon1 chamomile tea bag (not loose leaf)1/4 cup hydrogren peroxideAbout 3/4 cup of water (1/2 cup for the tea and 1/4 to fill)<p><b>Step …

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