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Summer Grilling Tips Summertime is barbeque season. Warm temperatures and long days make the season perfect for backyard picnics and alfresco soirees. Even better, summer is full of occasions worthy of a delicious outdoor barbeque.
Best Reasons to Own Cooking Books Finding a recipe online is easier than ever, and as a result, many people seem to be forgetting that traditional cooking books are a valuable asset to any kitchen.
Summer Outdoor Safety Tips Summer is the season of outdoor fun. Sunny skies and long days provide endless opportunities to get outside to enjoy the great outdoors.
How to Get Your Home Ready for Summer Just as you winterize your home, special measures should be taken to get your home ready for the hottest months of the year. If you start checking off the items on this list in late spring, you can be ready for the heat before it arrives.
How to Start Your Holiday Shopping in July If you love the holiday season, it may be tough to wait an entire year for it to return. Why save all the fun for December?
Gliders vs. Rocking Chairs When you're expecting a new baby, every decision is a big one. Which is the safest car seat? Will you use disposable or cloth diapers?
How to Save Money on Dinner Here some easy ways to bring the restaurant experience home, or to slash your restaurant tab when you just can't bring yourself to slave over the stove.
How to Repaint a Bathroom Cabinet The bathroom cabinet is more than just a place to store toiletries. As the focal point of the bathroom, it needs to be kept in good shape.
How to Make Bread with Less Dough There's nothing quite like the taste or smell of freshly baked bread, and there may also be few things more nutritious than a loaf cooked in your own kitchen. You'll need a few tools to bake your own bread at home, but don't let the cost, or the extra work, deter you.
Best Man Duties Checklist These days, there's much more to being a Best Man than throwing a memorable bachelor party. In naming you his Best Man, the groom has entrusted you with a number of responsibilities.
How to Choose a China Cabinet A china cabinet can be a focal point in any stylish home, but with so many options, sizes, and finishes available, how do you pick the right one for your living or dining room?
Why You Need an Outdoor Chaise Lounge Summer is all about soaking up the sun, and the perfect patio set-up is not complete without a relaxing outdoor chaise lounge. Long enough to use as a head-to-toe recliner, the chaise lounge is the ultimate patio indulgence.
Cheesecake Checklist Rich, creamy, and smooth, cheesecake is a decadent dessert few can turn down. It's popular worldwide and can take on many varieties to incorporate local culinary traditions.
Office Feng Shui When it comes to your workday, the arrangement of your office may be the last thing on your mind. However, according to the ancient Chinese principles of feng shui, the way you design your office can have a big impact on your mental well-being and success.
How to Work Power Foods into Your Diet You are what you eat. We've all heard the old adage -- and while there's little chance that eating too much turkey will make you sprout feathers, there is some truth to the oft-repeated saying.
Published April 26, 2012
Updated February 3, 2015