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Quick Weeknight Dinners: Hot Sausage & Tomatoes Over Fried Polenta

<i>Hot Sausage & Tomatoes Over Fried Polenta</i><p>This cooking-family-dinner thing is no joke. I don’t know how you parents out there manage it; I can barely …

Homemade Hot Dog Buns

We are officially in ‘Last Meal’ territory.<p>You know that weird question people ask you… ‘What would you choose to eat as your last meal?’. Geeeez …

How-To: Crocheted Cabbage Patch Doll Hat

If you’ve ever had the impulse to make a real human baby look more like a kitschy doll from the 80s, then check out this extraordinary crocheted Cabbage Patch Kids doll hat project from Repeat Crafter Me.

7 Do's and Don'ts of Raising a Happy Child

Happiness probably tops the list of things you want to cultivate in your children -- just follow our list of what to do (and not do) when nurturing your child's positive outlook.<p>Do Let Your Kid Take the Lead<p>Spend "child-centered time" with your kid every day, says Joyce Nolan Harrison, M.D., …

Plant of the week: Blueberry 'Powder Blue'

<b>What is it?</b> A mid- to late-season blueberry that, so long as you don't prune, should grow to a height and spread of 2.5m.<p><b>Plant it with?</b> More blueberries: cross-pollination will give you the best crop. Grow at least three varieties, as even the ones sold as self-fertile will benefit: perhaps an …

How-To: DIY Book Letters

Indulge your inner book nerd—and do something fun with those damaged but irresistible thrift store finds—with this tutorial for making your own set of DIY book letters from Manda at The Merrythought!<p>Ready to make your own? Head over to The Merrythought to see the full how-to.

How-To: Liberty Nap Mat

Got sleepyheads? Make nap time a special occasion with this tutorial for sewing a beautiful and functional liberty nap mat from Molly’s Sketchbook on The Purl Bee.<p>Ready to start sewing? Head over to The Purl Bee to see the full how-to.

Crochet Inspiration: Mollie Flower Clutch

I’m absolutely smitten with this gorgeous mollie flower clutch by Erica from Caught On A Whim!<p>Inspired? In her post, she kindly included links to a few tutorials that can help you get started. Head over to Caught On A Whim for additional information and to see even more lovely photos!

Twinkie Cupcakes

Twinkies are a pop culture icon, as well as a snack cake. They’re something that everyone can recognize, even if your mom never packed one of the …

How to Make Soft and Tender Dinner Rolls

<b>Combine the ingredients for the dough:</b> In the bowl of a standing mixer (or a large bowl, if mixing by hand), stir the yeast into the warm water and …

Handy Peach Pies

August 26, 2013<p>It’s time for pie.<p>And peaches.<p>Pretty little peachy hand pies.<p>Yeah, I’m not sure what’s happening today. Fruit and pie. Instead of …

Cookies n' Cream Blondies

The combination of chocolate cookies with a vanilla cream filling is so good that it’s not surprising that Oreos are the best selling cookie in the …

Small Island Cottage With A Traditional Interior

This small but very pretty house is located on the Isle of Wight, the UK. The style is pure, stylish vintage: shabby chic wood outside and inside the …

How to grow: figs

<b>John Cushnie offers his tips on growing figs</b><p>Adam and Eve may have found that the leaves of the fig spared their blushes, but it's the fruit that gets me excited.<p>There is little better than the fig tree's produce, so fresh it is still warm from the sun, straight from your garden. Dried figs are …

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