How to Create an Easy DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden

With limited outdoor space, apartment living can really put a damper on gardening. If you have the desire to grow something that requires little attention and takes up minimal space, this DIY mason jar herb garden is just for you! Read More: How to Create an Easy DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden

DIY Friday: Make a Memorable Quilt For Your Home!

Happy DIY Friday! This week, Paige Hemmis stopped by Hallmark Channel’s hit daytime talk show Home & Family to demonstrate how to make a memorable quilt! Check out the instructions below. Read More: DIY Friday: Make a Memorable Quilt For Your Home! – Closer Weekly

Herby summer julep recipe

This twist on the famed mint julep will have you dreaming of porch swings and big, white farm houses. Sip on this herby cocktail while munching on a juicy peach or a fat slice of pie to get the full Southern effect. We added thyme and lemon for a summery approach, but basil and grapefruit…

Quick Summer Recipes 

These quick recipes for summer meals are delicious and require minimal work. Read More: Quick Summer Recipes – Food – GRIT Magazine

Summer Grilled Chicken Recipes

Beat the heat by leaving your oven off this Summer and mixing up your family’s dinner routine with some delicious grilled chicken recipes that can be thrown straight onto the BBQ. From pastas and salads to tacos and skewers, there are a bunch of different ways to spruce up a chicken breast for a family…

Here’s the rub: DIY rub is best for your grilling needs 

One surefire way to perk up this summer’s grilled meals is with homemade rubs and marinades. Most can be made with just a few staple ingredients — all of the recipes below have five ingredients or fewer. Read More: Here’s the rub: DIY is best for your grilling needs – Chicago Tribune

Repel Mosquitoes with Tiki Torch Candles

Longer days and warmer nights mean that outdoor dining season is finally here. Whether that means leisurely evenings on the patio feasting with family or friends, or just a moment of Zen with a cocktail and a sunset, we look for any excuse to stay outside during these precious few months of summer. Unfortunately, mosquitoes…

7 DIY Healthy Drinks to Keep You Hydrated This Summer

Summer is here and keeping hydrated should be a priority. Drinking water is always good, but make drinking more fun and delicious with these 7 DIY healthy drinks you can easily make at home. Read More: 7 DIY Healthy Drinks to Keep You Hydrated This Summer : Physical Wellness : Counsel & Heal

Easy Homemade Ice Cream in a Bag

Did you know July is National Ice Cream Month? This may be the tastiest month of the year! While there may be plenty of tubs of ice cream in the freezer, everyone will be screaming for more after making this quick and easy single-serving homemade ice cream! Read More: Easy Homemade Ice Cream in a…

This Baked Beans Recipe Will Put Your Taste Buds in Paradise

If you are a baked beans lover, you have never seen a recipe quite like this one. This simple but delightful version of the classic comfort food by the blog Sweet Little Bluebird will have your taste buds singing its praises. You start with some pretty basic ingredients, pork and beans, sautéed onions and molasses, and go…

Recipes for Healthy DIY Sports Drinks

Somewhere in the past few decades, maybe after we put a man on the moon, it seemed we started to believe that the more engineered something was, the better. Sports drinks got so techy they were barely recognizable as something you’d willingly put in your body—with a list of ingredients to match. But over the…

6 DIY Headboards You Can Make Yourself

Headboards make a design statement in any bedroom. They can transform a plain old bed into an eye-catching piece of furniture. But headboards can be expensive, and finding one that suits your design aesthetic can be difficult. So build your own. These bloggers share their DIY headboard projects that look great and are done on…

Crispy Parmesan Zucchini Fries (Low Carb, Gluten-free) Recipe

I have to say, I’ve made zucchini fries with all kinds of breading, but this parmesan one is my absolute favorite. The coating gets super crispy in the oven, which is fantastic, and the parmesan cheese flavor is to die for. The recipe is incredibly simple, too – just five ingredients! Read More: Crispy Parmesan…

Recipe for asparagus and crab salad

Fresh asparagus needs only a minute in a pot of boiling water, just long enough to reveal its vibrant color and begin to soften. Fill a bowl with ice water before dropping the spears in the pot, and transfer the cooked asparagus to the ice bath immediately. This guarantees crispness instead of the stringy and…

Frozen Mango Piña Colada Recipe

This Mango Piña Colada was created using the most tropical produce I could find at the market. Starting with the traditional Piña Colada as the base, adding mango really provides this classic summer cocktail with a twist it deserves. Read More: Frozen Mango Piña Colada [Recipe] | VinePair

DIY crafts to get your home ready for summer 

As spring changes over to summer, you may be looking to change things up around the house. Jennifer Allwood from The Magic Brush shares some fun and easy DIY projects involving moss. Read More: DIY crafts to get your home ready for summer | fox4kc.com

5 brunch recipes to satisfy your family … or hipster friends

Brunch. It’s America’s favorite weekend food group. For those looking for a twist on the traditional, check out these recipes that spice up everyone’s go-to dishes. Creamy omelettes. Fruity french toast. Breakfast toppings pizza. We know, our mouths are already salivating, too. Read More: 5 brunch recipes to satisfy your family … or hipster friends |…

Recipe for spaghetti with spring vegetables

It’s hard to resist the first crush of spring vegetables as they hit the market, and this pasta, with tender lettuce leaves, fresh peas, asparagus, and spring onions, celebrates the season. The bulbs of spring onions are slightly larger than golf balls, and have a sweet flavor when cooked with butter over low heat. Their…