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6 Steps to Take When You Burn Dinner

January 25, 2016

When it comes to burning dinner, I’m an expert. I say this without embarrassment, because the fact that I’m burning dinner is proof that I’m cooking dinner, which is an accomplishment. Once in a while, things get burned. So what? Most of the time (OK, some of the time) dinner doesn’t burn, so the occasional dinner disaster isn’t the…

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7 Easy Ways to Add Color to Your Kitchen

January 18, 2016

Our kitchens may be the heart of our homes, but when it comes to their décor, most of our kitchens are a blur of features big on practicality and short on style. (Oh, hello there, standard countertops, cabinets, and appliances.) Luckily, it doesn’t take much to perk up this workhorse of a room. One goof-proof trick…

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13 Things to Remember for Holiday Food Safety

November 19, 2015

Fun, friends, and food—that’s what the holidays are all about. Just make sure your party fare isn’t to die for—literally. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, food poisoning will affect one in six people in the United States this year. So before you roast that turkey or bake that pumpkin pie, read…

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Get Your Kitchen Organized for the Holidays

November 12, 2015

When it comes to preparing your kitchen for the holiday rush, organizing is just as important as cleaning. No one knows that better than organizational expert Donna Smallin Kuper, whose books on cleaning and organizing have sold over a million copies. With the holidays fast approaching, we asked for her favorite tactics for getting —…

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Practically Magic Gifts for the Good Witch on Your List

October 31, 2015

Next time you’re scoping out toasters, don’t stare too long at the black-clad, chiffon-wearing Stevie Nicks look-alike. Witches adore home goods stores, as it turns out. And whether you’re a spell-caster yourself or simply want to treat your favorite enchantress to something special, the following items are must-haves in every witch’s abode. A Kitchen Crusher…

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