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Whole30 Day 10: Cabbage 10 Ways

I’ve lost track of the times someone’s announce to me: “I could <i>never</i> eat Paleo ‘cause that’s just <i>waaay</i> too much meat.” And I cheerily chirp back, …

Food

Whole Sisters

9 Genius Charts That Let You Skip Cooking Math

Cooking shouldn’t be rocket science -- but when you’re faced with complicated recipes, ingredient substitutions or party-sized portions, it can feel like memorization and math skills stand between you and your best meal yet.<p>We’ve partnered with Campbell’s to bring you calculatingly fun new cooking …

Five Best Apps for Real-Time Video Chat

Thanks to video chat, staying in touch with friends, loved ones, and colleagues anywhere in the world has never been easier. Here's a look at five of …

What Tools Should I Include in My Work-from-Home Toolkit?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm going to start telecommuting next month. I'm looking forward to working from home, but I'm clueless about how to best collaborate …

Work from Home

The right way to end an email to a client

I’d gone through a few droughts as a freelancer, but this stretch was particularly dry. Each time I thought I had a client, they’d slip out of my …

Seven Useful Microsoft Excel Features You May Not Be Using

Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don’t see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and conditional …

How to Make a Paleo Frittata

Frittatas are an important stand-by recipe when adopting a Paleo template. They’re not only an affordable option, but travel well if you need often …

10 VERY BEST CHRISTMAS GIFT WRAPPING TIPS

Getting a beautifully wrapped Christmas present is a gift in itself! I love love love interesting paper and real ribbons and sweetly tied bows! I …

8 Meditation Experts Share What They Do Each Morning to Stay Chill All Day

Send anxiety packing with the tips pros swear by themselves.

Meditation

Hummingbird Bars

These bars needed a beautiful name to go with their flavor, thus Hummingbird Bars were created. They’re cinnamony, nutty, and bursting with vanilla …

20 Ways to Make Paleo Easier & More Fun

I’m quite fortunate to be friends with Steph Gaudreau, the beauty, brains, and brawn behind Stupid Easy Paleo.Way back in April, she and I gave a …

Whole30 Day 26: Bacon-Wrapped Pineapple

Okay—I can’t help myself. I have another Paleo Super Bowl snack for you.<p>Get your hands on some pineapple and Whole30-friendly bacon, and POW! …

LAYERING BEDDING LIKE A DESIGNER… EASY TIPS AND TRICKS

Beds take up lots of room in a bedroom. They not only take up lots of actual space, but visual space as well. That’s why a beautifully made bed can …

The 10 simple prosecco cocktails you need to make

These refreshing prosecco cocktails are perfect for enjoying on warm days (or even chilly ones). Best of all, you can make them with store-cupboard staples.<p><b>Lemon Sherbet Fizz</b><p>A mouthwatering, lip-smacking, tangy citrus froth. Pop one heaped teaspoon of lemon sorbet into the bottom of a tall flute …

The Best Way to Cook Spaghetti Squash

(Image credit: Emma Christensen)<p>So you took a gamble on a spaghetti squash — it <i>does</i> have a pretty clever sales hook, after all — but now you're …

Stand Strong: Yoga for Bone Health

Halfway through an eight-day teacher training, I began to feel it: a dull throbbing in my right hip. For hours, I'd been sitting cross-legged on the …

Yoga

How To Make Cashew Milk - Dairy-Free Cashew Milk

How to Spatchcock a Chicken (or Turkey)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the FOOD52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today, we're showing you how to spatchcock (a.k.a. butterfly) any bird for quicker, more even cooking.</i><p>"Spatchcocking" is just the fun way to tell people you're …

DIY Wall Shelf with Corbels - Erin Spain

Last week, I showed you our bathroom makeover which included an easy little DIY Wall Shelf that I made.<p><b>Here’s what I used for this project:</b><p>Corbels …

How to Paint Your Room Like a Pro

Welcome back, I hope you are ready to paint with me today! Paying a professional to paint your room is a waste of money. I’m here today to show you …

Home Improvement

Prepping to Paint Your Room Like a Pro

Today’s post contains the most important lessons I can impart on you. Prep work is 80% of a professional paint job. If you take the time to prep your …

how to pick the perfect paint color

After painting every room in two houses (trim, windows and doors included), I’ve amassed a bunch of tips and tricks for achieving the perfect paint …

Librarianship

Top 15 Must Have Painting Tools

I have painted almost every room in our home now. Make that almost every room in two homes! You could say that over the years I’ve learned a few …

Living Rooms

Which Picture Hanger to Use?

Hello! It’s Jessica, from Decor Adventures and I’m back this month with some very handy tips to help hang items up on the wall. Do you ever wonder …

Home Improvement

Find the Indoor Plant You Probably Won't Kill with This Flowchart

Indoor plants clean the air, make our spaces look great, and could also boost productivity. But choosing the right kind of indoor plant will depend …

How to Make an Ottoman Table

Design inspiration can often come in the least-expected places. It can happen when you are in an airport or at the farmers market or just plain …

DIY Pink Shibori Cloth Napkins

Well, our love for shibori continues! We thought it would be interesting to try our favorite shibori technique with something other than indigo, …

How Build a Mail Station

Organization is not exactly my forte. I have the capacity to organize, but on most days, I don’t have any of the motivation. Right now, there is a …

Home Depot