Jamie Williams

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How to Make Vinegar at Home - Real Food

In <i>Ruhlman’s Twenty</i>, food writer Michael Ruhlman asserts that acid is second only to salt for elevating the flavors of your cooking. Just a few drops …

Vinegar

No Bake Orange Snowball Cookies

Is the weather outside miserable and do you need to do something with the kids besides board games? Maybe you need to get the kids away from their …

Clothing

DIY: Rustic Linen Lampshades from Italy

We like this concept: oversized lanterns with rustic raw linen shades, spotted in an Italian interior designed by Orietta Marcon.<p>The Lampade Bigger …

DIY Seed Starting: Newspaper Pots

Late winter is the time of year when gardens in New York look their worst, but when hopes for their future are at an all-time high. It’s the season …

Southern Classic: Bourbon Balls

What’s not to love about bourbon, chocolate, and pecans?<p>Originally concocted by Ruth Hanly Booe, a Kentuckian who started a chocolate business in 1919, bourbon balls generally come in two forms: One that’s heavy on the chocolate and one that relies more on a cookie base. Rhonda Ruckman, the …

Dessert

Environment: News & features

Gardens: the January checklist

It's gardening with a light touch at this time of year, so keep an eye on your pots and don't water after a freeze<p>Bulb tips<p>The bulbs I planted in pots in the autumn are welcome now that the garden is lying low. Paperwhite narcissus are all but over, blasted in the heat of the house. Their perfume …

10 Just for Fun Weekend Projects

2 Comments<p>Christmas is over and now it's time to relax, perhaps take in a movie, or make something just for fun?<p>1. Leather and Brass Teardrop Hanging …

Apple Fritters

<b>Apple Fritters</b><p>2 cups all purpose flour <br>pinch of salt <br>2 teaspoons cinnamon <br>1/4 teaspoon nutmeg <br>1 teaspoon baking powder <br>1 Tablespoon sugar <br>1 1/4 cups …

Orange-Marmalade Rolls

I’m still glowing from the memories of a weekend of delicious baking with Smitten Kitchen, the ultra sophisticated, pregnant New Yorker who took time …

How To Macrame (And Create A Wall Hanging!)

I’ve always loved macrame and its intricate beauty, but whenever I think about trying it, it just seems to complicated and difficult. It’s true that …

DIY Perfume Balm

Mix almond oil, beeswax, and essential oils to make tins of perfume balm. If you’re not up for experimenting to create your own signature scent, follow this recipe for a soothing blend of with lemon, lavender, and sandalwood.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>sterilized tins, jars or lip balm tubes ( Two 15 …

Beauty

Blueberry Sweet Rolls with Lemon Glaze

<i>posted on</i> June 14, 2013<p>Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. Who’s with me in that?<p>Pastries, jumbo muffins, buttermilk pancakes, gooey cinnamon …

DIY Lavender Room Spray

Last year, when I was working as a flight attendant, one of my favourite things about our hotel in Brussels, was that they put little tiny bottles of …

Wooden Star Sign | Stacy Risenmay

I was so excited when Lindsay came up with the idea to do Knocktoberfest. What the heck is Knocktoberfest? Well, 25 bloggers are sharing a knock off …

diy {filing drawer coffee table}

Last fall I was in Kansas for Craft Weekend….well for the day leading up to Craft Weekend. I got to do a little shopping with Megan & Becky and found …

How To Strip Painted Furniture

I am not one to be very high maintenance while painting furniture. I like to take the least<br>steps as possible for the best outcome. For that reason I …

Ana White | Collapsible Potting Table - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: DavidTR<p>Author …

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

Ten Companies That Take Great Care of Their People | Inc.com

Ten Companies That Take Great Care Of Their People<p>These standout private companies are committed to employee benefits, cultures that support work-life balance, and career advancement through training. They won a competition sponsored by The Principal Financial Group and The Build …

Work-life Balance

Talking COCKTAIL POPS with Author Jeanne Benedict // Hostess with the Mostess®

If you’re looking for something really FUN and unique to serve at your next get grown-up get together (or to gift to someone that loves a good …

Tutorial: Easy bias trimmed pocket potholder

Bev from Flamingo Toes shows how to make this bias trimmed pocket potholder. The bias tape is a pretty finish for the edges but also makes this an …

How-To: Make Charles Mingus’ Secret Eggnog Recipe

You don’t get to be one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time without picking up a few secrets and it turns out that a devastatingly strong eggnog recipe just happens to be one of the secrets that Charles Mingus acquired.