FOOD/COOKING: Pasta Perfect Check out 12 great recipes from the editors of Good Housekeeping. You'll find the best of easy, tasty bakes, including Classic Lasagna, Spaghetti Carbonara Pie, and an updated Macaroni & Cheese Deluxe. You'll find it at http//homearts.com/gh/food/a8past16.htm Holiday Hors d'Oeuvres It's time to start thinking about the rest of the holiday season. For a fun way to start, why not test your knowledge of holiday hors d'oeuvres? Take our quiz, and find out all you need to know about caviar, smoked salmon, and foie gras. Then be sure to come back over the coming weeks, when we'll offer lots of great ideas, new holiday recipes, and more. You'll find it athttp//homearts.com/depts/food/12quizf1.htm
PARENTING: Waxing Artistic If you've been throwing out those little stubs of crayons (or accidentally grinding them into the carpet), we've got a better idea. This Rainy Day Project teaches how to turn those stubs into "stained glass" beauties. It's so simple a child could do it -- but you'll need to help! You'll find it at http//homearts.com/depts/family/58rain21.
PETS: Mysterious Lumps Are those fatty lumps found on older dogs something you should be concerned about? Dr. Pamela Abney talks about these "lipomas" and their effect on your dog's health -- in this week's "Ask The Vet" column. You'll find it
GARDENING: The Love Shack Inside and out, decorating touches add whimsical charm to a small barn that previously housed sheep. See how it was turned into a garden getaway, and pick up some decorating ideas to apply to your own outdoor living style.
Thoughts To Live By: Giving
"I would like to believe when I die that I have given myself away like a tree that sows seed every spring and never counts the loss, because it is not loss, it is adding to future life. It is the tree's way of being.
Strongly rooted perhaps, but spilling out its treasure on the wind."
Horoscopes Chinese Astrology The year of your birth does not just indicate your age! According to the Chinese system of Astrology the year of birth indicates a certain phase or aspect of a sixty year cycle of time. Come to AstroBytes and learn all about your Chinese sign! You'll find it at http//astrobytes.com/