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Jan 4, 2019 2:30 pm
Mix Flour and Lemon-Lime Soda for an Unexpectedly Pillowy Scone
Buttery and flaky scones are always a delightful treat, especially when paired with tea. It's no surprise that every time we buy these tasty baked goods, we feel so tempted to make our own at home....
Dec 4, 2018 12:15 pm
Keep Home-Baked Cookies Fresh for Days With a Slice of Bread
December 4 marks National Cookie Day, which basically feels like Christmas has come early! While you enjoy all your favorite cookies today, you might be thinking of how to keep them fresh so you...
Nov 30, 2018 12:30 pm
9 Filling Foods to Help You Forget Snack Cravings
Believe it or not, some of the most filling foods are delicious enough to make you forget cookies and chips. From tasty fruits to savory cuts of meat, these satisyfing options can help you tame...
Nov 3, 2018 10:30 am
19 Easy Ideas for DIY Thanksgiving Decor That Will Stun Your Guests
When you open your home to guests this Thanksgiving, the first thing they'll notice are the amazing smells wafting from your kitchen. Then, they'll walk in and be immediately wowed by your stunning...
Oct 31, 2018 10:30 am
12 DIY Disney Costumes Fit for Your Own Personal Fairy Tale
Whether you're looking for costume ideas for yourself, your kids, or the whole family, these DIY Disney costume ideas will definitely impress everyone at your Halloween celebration. Each of the...
Sep 29, 2018 8:30 am
Why You Should Mix Orange Juice Into Your Scrambled Eggs
Orange juice is a breakfast staple, but would you add it to your eggs? When Claire Thomas, the food blogger behind The Kitchy Kitchen, suggested combining these two ingredients in one recipe, I was...
Aug 16, 2018 11:00 am
How to Reheat Rice so It's Fluffy Every Time
So many things are better as leftovers: pizza, rotisserie chicken, and even baked potatoes. Unfortunately, rice is definitely not one of them. When you leave rice in its takeout container overnight...
Jun 13, 2018 1:05 pm
How to Cook Rice So It Has Half the Calories
Cutting calories, like taking the stairs and getting enough sleep, is just one part of an overall healthy lifestyle. But there’s no denying that cutting calories can be a challenge to stick to,...
May 11, 2018 12:00 pm
That Hole in Your Pasta Spoon's Not Useless — It's to Measure Your Dry Spaghetti
We've all taken the pasta shortcut before: you know, those times when we're starving and willing to eat anything, only to end up wildly dumping half a box of noodles into boiling water without...
May 10, 2018 11:00 am
Salmon's Slimming Benefits Are Anything But Fishy
If you're skimping on salmon while trying to lose weight, you could be missing out on some serious slimming benefits. The fish is such a smart choice to help you ditch the gut or other excess bulge...
May 4, 2018 2:00 pm
7 Secrets That'll Turn T.J.Maxx Into Your Shopping Paradise
If you’re a money-saving queen, then you know exactly where to go to get your designer handbag fix on a budget: T.J.Maxx. But did you know there are a few secret ways to save even more? Here are...
Apr 26, 2018 12:00 pm
Tart Cherry Juice's Fat-Loss Benefits Are Anything But Sour
If all the foods that help you burn fat were the players on a football team, tart cherry juice would be a linebacker. It's not scoring the touchdowns, but it encourages the other members to play...
Apr 19, 2018 11:00 am
How to Give Your Boxed Mac and Cheese a Creamy Second Life
Macaroni and cheese is probably one of the easiest dishes to make: just boil a few cups of water, throw in some noodles, strain, then mix in powdered cheese (if you like the boxed variety) and...
Jul 5, 2017 5:42 pm
She Shed More Than Half Her Body Weight the Old-Fashioned Way But With a Twist
Whether you're just trying to eat healthier or striving to lose 10, 20, or 50 plus pounds, let these real women who have met (and exceeded) their goals inspire you to get started to the healthiest,...
Jun 20, 2017 5:08 pm
11 Most Inspiring Gastric Bypass Before and After Transformations
Nobody said that losing weight was easy. Whether you're struggling with yo-yo dieting, or you have a health condition that makes losing weight near impossible, you have options beyond traditional...
Jun 14, 2017 3:04 pm
The Super-Simple Cure for Hiccups That's Hiding in Your Kitchen
Stop spilling water on yourself! Instead of bending over and drinking water from the opposite side of the glass, try a hiccup cure that bartenders swear by. But just because cocktail crafters use...
Jun 12, 2017 11:38 am
This Cup Just Might Be the Key to Dropping the Pounds Effortlessly
Liquid calories, not unlike an ocean tide, are a slow and steady drain that can quickly pull you under, destroying your health and waistline in the process. But, we get it; it’s hard to give up...
Jun 9, 2017 4:50 pm
This Almost-Instant Coffee Cake Will Brighten ANY Morning
The season of unbearably cold floors is approaching. You know what that means: Dreading that first second you have to put toe to floor and leave the warmth and comfort of your cozy bed. Though we...
Jun 7, 2017 11:59 am
Nowhere Near an Outlet? Do This ONE Thing for An Extra 30 Minutes of Battery
The chances of your phone battery dying while you don’t have access to an outlet are about equal to the odds you’ll spill on yourself when you wear white pants: pretty much guaranteed. While we...
May 31, 2017 5:09 pm
Keep Your Razors Sharp With an Old Pair of Jeans
Silky smooth legs may not be your first concern for the fall and winter seasons, but there’s no denying the confidence they give you--even if your legs are covered up by pantyhose. Unfortunately,...