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Classic Banana Pudding

With homemade vanilla pudding, sweetened condensed milk (the secret ingredient no one talks about), and mascarpone, this truly is the best (and easiest) banana pudding recipe. Many recipes call for using instant pudding mix, but making it from scratch adds about five minutes and a creaminess and complexity you won’t get from the boxed stuff. You might think sweetened condensed ...

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The Best Vegetables and Flowers to Plant in September

You might think spring or summer is the best time to get started on your garden, but believe it or not, the middle of September (yes, the fall season!) presents an opportunity to plant a fair range of fall flowers and vegetables. From vitamin-rich spinach to cheery calendulas, you can find a selection of worthwhile additions to your fall garden, ...

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Creative Wall Decor Ideas to Bring Style to Your Bedroom

Your bedroom should be designed with comfort and relaxation in mind, but that doesn’t mean you have to skimp on style. Regardless of whether you have small sleeping quarters or a spacious master bedroom, there are a slew of standout ways to transform drab walls with DIY wall decor. What’s more, you don’t have to blow your budget. Browse this ...

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Curry Leaf and Mango G&T

Garnish with the lime wheels. Smack a curry leaf sprig with your hands to release oils, then garnish with the sprig.  Curry leaves have a very unique flavor which is slightly pungent with citrus and lemongrass notes, this would complement the herbaceous perfectly! Alternatively, you can use makrut lime leaves or Thai basil, they don’t have the same flavor but ...

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Pollo al Carbon

When I was living in Mexico, whenever I didn’t feel like cooking, I’d hit up the nearest roadside vendor or neighborhood stand selling pollo al carbon. I’d buy a whole grilled chicken with salsa verde, pick up some fresh, still-warm tortillas, and resist the temptation to stand in the street using those very tortillas to pull chunks of juicy meat ...

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Lavender Grapefruit G&T

Fill the glass with ice and pour in the tonic. Garnish with a grapefruit and lavender blossoms. Lastly, smile and look at what you have made and enjoy! Click to Shop Bombay Sapphire Now BE BRILLIANT AND INSPIRED. DRINK RESPONSIBLY!©2021. BOMBAY SAPPHIRE AND ITS TRADE DRESS ARE TRADEMARKS.IMPORTED BY THE BOMBAY SPIRITS COMPANY U.S.A., CORAL GABLES, FL. GIN – 47% ...

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Summer Corn Rice

This easy, delicately flavored Japanese-style dish is the perfect way to showcase fresh sweet corn when it is in season. Short-grain sushi rice gets cooked with corn (including its cob!) in water that’s been infused with kombu and soy sauce, creating a sweet and savory springboard for all sorts of summer meals. There are so many simple ways to enjoy ...

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Six Steps to Getting Weevils out of Your Home Fast

Despite your best efforts to keep your house sparkling clean and bug-free, it doesn’t always work. Even with the best cleaning tips and top-tested cleaning products, pesky weevils can still make their way into your home, more specifically in your kitchen pantry or where you keep dry goods such as flour or rice. While weevils aren’t necessarily dangerous or harmful ...

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