13 Simple Cooking Mistakes You Should Avoid Making

Everyone has their own approach to cooking. Maybe you like to keep it simple, or perhaps you like to try something more adventurous once in a while. But whatever your standard as a cook, it only takes one little mistake to ruin a meal. How can you ensure your efforts in the kitchen are the […]

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Fast and Frugal Recipes for Two

Going out to eat can be lots of fun, but it’s not always affordable. If you have upcoming plans to catch up with your best friend or enjoy a special date at home, these recipes for two are a great place to start. They’re quick to make and comprised of easy-to-find, frugal ingredients.

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Expiration dates cheat sheet

Expiration Date Cheat Sheet

Expiration dates come on almost everything — from butter and eggs, to your lipstick and pillows. Some grocery items are not always entirely accurate, and certain household items should be recycled earlier than expected. The truth? The lifespan of the things we buy isn’t always as straightforward as you may think.

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Fun and Spooky Movie Night Snacks for Your Halloween Party

When the air cools down, the wind begins to howl and there is an eerie feeling in the air, you know it’s time to get spooky! Halloween is the perfect time of year to gather together and watch classic horror films or fun hair-raising adventures with friends. Getting scared can make you work up an […]

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12 Classic Sauces and How To Make Them

12 Classic Sauces and How To Make Them

A little sauce can get you a long, long way. Whether you’re trying to rescue a culinary disaster, or just to spice up something bland you cooked on a budget, knowing how to throw together half a dozen common ingredients can make all the difference when it comes to keeping the kids happy or impressing […]

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Video: Make Sugar Body Scrub at Home

Video: Make Sugar Body Scrub at Home

Want beautiful, radiant skin without the expensive price tag of a spa? Make this simple at-home body scrub with ingredients you probably already have around your home. Watch our video and find the directions below!   Ingredients: 105 g coconut oil 96 g brown surgar ½ lemon Directions: Mix together coconut oil and brown sugar. […]

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How to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea

How to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea

Tea is one of the most commonly enjoyed beverages in Britain. In fact, more than three quarters of people in Britain drink a cup of tea every day! With its popularity come many debates on the proper technique to use when making a perfect cup of tea. After much research, we think we’ve nailed it. MATERIALS: […]

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How to Make 8 Organic Foods at Home (1)

How to Make 8 Organic Foods at Home

We all know it’s good to eat healthily. Common sense dictates you should choose plenty of fresh fruits, vegetables, whole grains and lean proteins for a nutritious diet. But when wandering the aisles of your local supermarket, another question arises: should you also buy organic? Organic food is known for being slightly more expensive than […]

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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Pumpkin Spice Latte season is upon us! This autumn, don’t waste your money purchasing these delightful beverages every day — instead, prepare it at home. Below, we created an easy and delicious recipe to make homemade pumpkin spice lattes all year long. Check it out!   Infographic Roundup Do you like Pumpkin Spice Lattes? Use […]

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Healthy All Hallow’s Eve Snacks

Healthy Halloween Treats

Whether you’re hosting a party or simply getting into the spirit, whipping up some Halloween snacks can help create a festive and fun atmosphere. Try out these spooky and scrumptious recipes—only using a few ingredients. Banana Ghosts Ingredients: Bananas Chocolate chips Step 1: Peel the bananas and cut them in half. Step 2: Use chocolate […]

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