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Why I've Decided I'm Not Having Kids

An exclusive excerpt from upcoming book Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed.<p>I got pregnant when I was 19, and in love, and having the sort of constant, frenzied, and, yes, unprotected sex that many in early adulthood know not to engage in but engage in anyway. (I would become pregnant again at 24 …

Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co

One morning in Santa Monica, CA coffee-lover Jordan Karcher happened upon a dog adoption event. With no initial preparation or planning, he walked home that same day with a malnourished dalmatian Molly. Inspired by the positive impact Molly has had on his life since their fortuitous meeting, …

Chocolate Donut Coffee Truffles and a Dunkin' Donuts Giveaway!

Today I'm so excited to share a whole new line of coffees from Dunkin' Donuts called the Bakery Series. Each coffee flavor is inspired by a bakery …

How-To: Vintage-Inspired Distressed Finish

Sometimes you get lucky and stumble upon that perfectly aged antique piece that magically pulls the rest of a room together. But, for those times when the local flea market just isn’t cutting it, check out this technique for creating a vintage-inspired distressed finish from Ana White.<p>Ready to get …

Flashback: Sew Comfy Natural Cushions for Wooden Chairs

<b>By Brookelynn Morris</b><p>I have a tiny little home in the woods. It’s filled with entirely hand-me-down furniture and thrift store finds. I have a “green” lifestyle, but mostly because it’s a modest lifestyle. I believe my crafty attitude has been my greatest asset in styling my house with beautiful and …

DIY – Bohemian style iPhone case

I finally got an iPhone last week. I love what I can do with it. The pictures are so much better than the ones I took with my old (just a few months) …

Old Mens T-shirt Sewn Into Women's Dolman Tee

My husband and I are runners so we have a million t-shirts. I love transforming these boxy, oversized tees into something I will actually want to …

DIY: No-Sew Tote Bag From A Pillowcase

I was inspired to make this DIY tote bag after I took a trip to the farmer's market and realized I needed a comfortable and lightweight bag to carry …

DIY No Sew Pillow

I did it! I made a pillow without a single stitch!<p>So remember the Pottery Barn Bettina standard pillow sham I ordered off eBay, well basically I …

Handmade Macbook Air Sleeve Case Tutorial - NoSew - Fall and Winter Versions

You don't need to have sewing skills or experience to make a personalized bag with the colors, materials and dimensions you want. Today, I am going …

DIY: Leather Hair Tie

25K<p>SHARES<p>Since I wear my hair up in a ponytail several times a week, I wanted to dress it up a bit, so it doesn't always look so casual (seen here). …

DIY: No-Sew Wedding Bow-Tie

Bella Dia

Gosh, you all are so sweet! Thank you for the nice comments about my new studio - if I could, I'd have everyone over for tea, lemon scones, and …

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<i>For this week’s How-Tuesday post, Mary Andrews and Tim Vidra from 17 Apart teach us how to transform a discarded shipping pallet into a beautiful storage system suitable for indoor or outdoor use. Roll up your sleeves and kick off a season of spring cleaning and gardening with this perfectly</i> …

Angel Hair Pasta with Garlic, Herbs, and Parmesan Recipe

When I was a college student living on my own years ago, one of my go-to quick dishes was spaghetti noodles stirred in with a little olive oil, …

Recipes

Strawberry Lemonade Smash

1 Servings<p>It goes without saying, but the sweeter and riper your strawberries, the better this adult slushy will taste (and look).<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Muddle 3 hulled strawberries in a cocktail shaker. Add 2 ounces white rum, 1 ounce fresh lemon juice, and 1 ounce simple …

No-Bake Cheesecake

<i>No-Bake Cheesecake is such a simple, quick, and delicious dessert. You can have this on the table in 20 minutes. No baking or hot ovens …

Look! A Sliding Barn Door to the Pantry

I've seen barn doors show up all over the home in the last few years. Have you noticed that? The rustic character and worn, weathered varnish looks …

Entertainment, News, and Lifestyle for Moms

Snickers Cake Recipe

For the Cake:<p>2½ cups + 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour<br>• 3 cups granulated sugar<br>• 1 cup + 1 tablespoon Dutch-process cocoa powder<br>• 1 tablespoon baking soda<br>• 1½ …

Cajun-Style Hash Brown Skillet

When my family went to New Orleans over this last Christmas vacation, we pretty much ate the whole time. Apparently that’s what Mormons do when they …

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake Recipe

If you love Drake's Funny Bones, you'll go peanuts over this super rich layer cake.<p><b>About the Author:</b> Yvonne Ruperti is a food writer, recipe developer, former bakery owner, and author of <i>The Complete Idiot's Guide To Easy Artisan Bread</i>. You can also watch her culinary stylings on the America's Test …

Southwest Breakfast Stromboli

in Breakfast 48<p>Who wants breakfast?<p>And I’m not talking about a speck of granola, a whisper of a raisin, and the memory of a half dollop of Greek …

17 Recipes to Make You Feel Irish on St. Patrick's Day

Gallery17 Recipes to Make You Feel Irish on St. Patrick's Day<p>Plenty of Irish and Irish-American dishes are on this list to make you feel a wee bit Irish on St. Patrick's Day: fresh-baked loaves of soda bread and brown bread, corned beef with cabbage, and lots of potato love.<p>Breads<p>Irish Brown …

New York-Style Crumb Cake

12 Servings<p>This recipe was originally developed in 2010 but when re-tested in 2015, we realized not only was it great, but it also warranted inclusion in our "BA's Best" series.<p>April 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>topping<p>1 cup (packed) dark brown sugar<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 1/2 tablespoons ground cinnamon<p>1/2 teaspoon …

Funny Fashion E-Cards On Uggs, Jeggings And More (PHOTOS)

Whether you're distraught over the jeggings trend, tired of seeing girls pair Uggs with miniskirts or just fed up with people using their bikes as an accessory, Someecards has something that will speak to you. Filled with hundreds of LOL-worthy e-cards, it should always be your first stop when …

It’s “Time” to Make Watch Wrap Bracelets!

Isn’t it about <i>time</i> you made a watch wrap bracelet? First, you’re going to need a time sensitive playlist, filled with tracks like <i>Closing Time</i>, <i>One More Time</i>, <i>Time After Time</i>, and the like. Well guess what? We made you one!<p>Seriously though, this DIY project is a great way to update old watches in a …