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The Grinch Christmas Makeup Tutorial

5 Homemade Christmas Ornaments for Children to Make - Festive Friday!

<b>This week’s Festive Friday features a guest post by Maggy Woodley of Red Ted Art. I’m delighted to have her here sharing some ideas for Christmas</b> …

Scrappy Lighted Garland

What crafter doesn’t have scraps? It just happens and most of us feel too bad to get rid of what is now scraps from precious yardage. Most of the …

Christmas Wreath made from Bows

Today I’m going to share with you how to make this simple and very inexpensive Christmas Bow Wreath. You can customize it as you like in any size or …

20 Sparkly DIY Manis for the Holidays

Christmas is the ultimate holiday for decorating — trees, mantles, gifts, and most importantly, your nails. What better way to get in the spirit than with a mani that makes decking the halls even more fun and festive? Grab your washi tape + skinny nail brush and keep scrolling for 20 glitter-filled …

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Limited Edition Whiskeys for Gifting

The whiskey lover in me adores this time of year, when distillers from all over the globe unleash their new limited edition offerings. The suspense! The mystery! How will the label look? What's the shape of the bottle? How many are they making? How much will it cost? Is this variation on a meh …

Kate Spade's Guide To Hostess Gifts That Never Fail

Lifestyle brand Kate Spade is here to make sure you get invited back.<p>Whether you need a last minute gift, or a way to thank your friend for being a gracious host, Kate Spade New York's new entertaining tome, "All In Good Taste" has a few no-fail suggestions.

Christmas Party – Christmas Tree Centrepiece

Your Christmas Table doesn’t have to cost a fortune, let’s face it Christmas is expensive enough. These DIY tree’s all came in under $5. My favorite …

Christmas Trees

Warming Soups

From soothing tomato soup to classic split pea soup, here are delicious warming soup recipes.

Winter Soups

Photography

Curried Carrot Soup

This sweet and spicy curried soup has a wonderfully rich flavor even though it's made without a drop of cream. Serve it hot or chilled.

Food

Make it Modern: DIY Two-Tone Sail Rope Hammock

This might be the perfect summer project. Weaving is an amazing way to relax. The repetition and handiwork are incredibly cathartic—and when you’re …

DIY Hanging Lounge Chair

I know I always get pretty excited about the projects on here but, seriously, this is one of my favorites! I’ve had a hanging chair on my to-make …

Woodworking

Garlic Honey Mustard Slow Cooked Ham

This post is such a favorite – we wanted to share again for everyone starting to think about those special Holiday dinners – like Easter! Enjoy! If …

Cooking

Easy Thanksgiving Recipes: Maple Bacon Roasted Brussels Sprouts | My Man’s Belly

22 comments<p>As a part of my ongoing theme of <b>easy Thanksgiving recipes</b>, today’s post is probably my favorite: maple bacon roasted brussels sprouts. …

Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Cranberries

This is the third recipe from my Christmas special on Food Network, and as a Christmas side dish, it’s absolutely to die for. Roasted Brussels …

Pumpkin Risotto

The first time we ever tasted pumpkin risotto was at Amarelle Restaurant on the north shore of Long Island. It was beautifully presented inside a …

Lemon Garlic Brussels Sprouts

Brussels Sprouts were always an off limits food for me up until a few months ago. I had never tried them and they always get such a bad reputation …

Food

Cranberry-Goat Cheese Honey Cornbread

I love a free sample at the grocery store. Like, LOVE. I mean, it doesn’t mean I always like them, I usually don’t, but that doesn’t stop me from …

Cornbread

Basic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

{This post is revised and edited from my old blog “My Fabulous Recipes”}I think I might have my favorite vegetable…. Yup! Brussels sprouts!! The …

Food

Light Cranberry Hot Toddy: Light cranberry juice...

Cranberry BBQ Turkey: A bold rub of brown sugar, cumin, chili powder, and paprika gives this turkey recipe a kick of heat. 

<b>Cranberry BBQ Turkey</b>: A bold rub of brown sugar, cumin, chili powder, and paprika gives this turkey recipe a kick of heat.

Apple Pies for Two

Low carb, low sugar…maximum health, great flavor! What’s more is they are baked in their own skin. No pre-baking crusts or canned apple pie …

Hot Spiced Cider: Make apple mugs for your cider this season. 

DIY Ginger Liqueur Recipe

This homemade ginger liqueur tastes so elegant that people will not believe you made it yourself. It can compete with Domaine de Canton on flavor—for less than half the cost and only 20 minutes of work. The steeping time is very short, so this is a perfect DIY holiday gift...if you can bear to part …

Thanksgiving Pie Countdown: Pumpkin Chocolate Swirl Pie

Half the fun of Thanksgiving is dreaming up the menu. Sure, there are some staples that you can't take off the menu without risking a family fight, but nothing prompts people to eat through a food coma like an enticing new dessert. That's why we're holding a Thanksgiving Pie Countdown—every day …