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For this Pasadena family, a simple kitchen makeover became a game-changing renovation

When Michelle and Greg Webb bought their two-story, five-bedroom house in Pasadena’s Ventnor neighborhood in 2013, they knew they’d found the perfect home. It was located in a good school district, 30-minute commute from Michelle’s job at TEK Systems in Hanover, and it had a first-floor master suite to accommodate …

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How to Pest-Proof Your Kitchen Gallery

How to Pest-Proof Your Kitchen If you’ve ever gone to your pantry for a bag of sugar or a box of cereal only to find that the corner has been chewed open and its contents are spilling out everywhere, then you already know that your pantry can easily become a …

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A Dispatch from the Kitchen Sink [Plus: GIVEAWAY]

Please welcome today’s guest, Leigh Medeiros, to Writer Unboxed! Leigh is an award-winning artist, writer, coach, and story development editor. She supports artists of all kinds through her coaching and story development work as well as through her online program 48 Days of Creative Devotion. Her latest book, The 1-Minute Writer: 396 Microprompts …

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What kind of beetle is this I found in my kitchen?

Holiday cleaning turned up lots of things, including this bug. It was in my kitchen, but I don’t see it in the Pantry Pest section on the University of Maryland Extension’s Home and Garden Information Center website. Now I’m nervous. What is it? The larder beetle with its broad panda-like …

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Turns out your kitchen (not the bathroom!) is the grossest place in the house

With the longer, sunnier days of summer comes the crashing realization that you can now see with startling clarity just how filthy your home has become. In a study to measure the contamination of 30 common household items and surfaces, NSF International, which develops public health standards and food safety …

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6 Test Kitchen Pro Tips for Making the Most Perfect Cheesecake Ever

Cheesecake is one of those desserts that hasn’t gone out of style for a reason. If you top it with plenty of fresh fruit, it doesn’t feel heavy—just super-satisfying. In the video below, we show you how to make the creamiest cheesecake ever with this ricotta strawberry cheesecake recipe.   Read …

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16 Tips on What to Expect on Day One in a Kitchen: Paul Sorgule

Starting any new job is daunting, but starting in a new job in a professional kitchen can come with a whole host of new challenges. From putting classroom and college training into practice and negotiating the layout of a professional kitchen to working in a team and communicating effectively, there’s …

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Homemade Pumpkin Smoothie

We are making a pumpkin smoothie using canned pumpkin, vanilla ice cream, pumpkin yogurt, cinnamon sugar, vanilla extract, and pumpkin flavored coffee creamer. source

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