All posts tagged: Popsugar

Preserving Spring’s Most Coveted Fruit with Strawberry Jam

Wish you could enjoy spring and summer’s fresh berries all year long? Before they go out of season, we’ve partnered with our friends at POPSUGAR to bring you a delicious strawberry jam recipe. Get ready to be eating this on toast, sandwiches, and muffins long into those winter months. INGREDIENTS 2 pounds ripe strawberries, quartered 2 lemons, juiced 3 tablespoons fruit pectin 1 1/2 cups sugar DIRECTIONS This recipe only makes one pint of strawberry jam, so it’s up to you whether or not you would like to process the jar or simply put it in the fridge after the can Read More

10 Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes For Summer

Summer doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to your slow cooker. This kitchen tool is absolutely not a seasonal utensil, which is why we’ve teamed up with our friends at POPSUGAR Food to bring you their delicious slow cooker recipes that are perfect for those warm weather months. 1. Slow-Cooker Pomegranate Pork Tacos With Quick-Pickled Red Onion   Get the recipe: slow-cooker pomegranate pork tacos with quick-pickled red onions. 2. Slow-Cooker Bloody Mary Soup Get the recipe: slow-cooker Bloody Mary soup. 3. Slow-Cooker Blackberry Jalapeño Chicken Sandwiches Get the recipe: slow-cooker blackberry jalapeño chicken sandwiches. 4. Slow-Cooker Chinese Beef With Zucchini Noodles Get the recipe: slow-cooker Chinese beef with Read More

Guilt-Free Chocolate Doughnuts

It’s almost Friday, and if you’re like us you use the weekend as an excuse to indulge. At Zola, we can’t pass up the opportunity to snack on a doughnut. It’s our sweet of choice. But today, we’re turning to our friends at POPSUGAR for a healthy take on a simple craving we can never be cured of. Yes, you heard that right – these are guilt-free doughnuts that taste amazing. Just maybe wait to tell your fiancé and friends what’s in them until after everyone has taken a bite… I know what you’re thinking. Chocolate frosted doughnuts on a health and fitness blog? They have to taste Read More

Home Bar Boot Camp: 9 Essential Techniques To Master

Now that the weekend’s in full swing, we figure it’s okay to ask a classic question: what are your plans tonight? While you two might be staying in together with a movie or on the flipside dining out (two options we can totally get behind), if you’re entertaining tonight (or just like to in general), then listen up. Master these bartending techniques from our friends at POPSUGAR Food just in time for your guests to arrive. If you’ve resolved to master your home bar in 2015, then look no further; take cocktails from basic to brilliant with indispensable bartending techniques that go beyond Read More

The Perfect Personalized Gift: DIY Tile Photo Coasters

Sundays are the perfect time for fun activities that you wouldn’t generally have time for during the week. Today, we’re getting artsy with POPSUGAR‘s steps to making your own DIY photo coasters. So, grab a bottle of Mod Podge, print out your favorite photos, and get crafty! Perfect for any special holiday, a set of these tile photo coasters will cost less than $5 to make. The square tiles from your local home goods store makes this DIY a unique way to showcase your favorite Hipstamatic and Instagram snaps. All you need is some Mod Podge and a bit of felt to Read More

Brighten Up Your Kitchen With a Colorful DIY Mason Jar Organizer

With spring just a few weeks away (hopefully), we’re taking every opportunity we get to think warm and bright. Thanks to POPSUGAR, we’ve got steps to making your own DIY mason jar organizers to keep your newlywed home colorful and clean – a little fun “spring cleaning” project, if you will… Looking for a fun and colorful way to organize your kitchen counter or desk space? This tutorial will show you how versatile canning jars can be as placeholders for some of the most used items around the home or office. I saw this adorable DIY and wanted to try Read More

12 Golden Rules of Decluttering

With the winter chill in the air, our routine has been to come home, kick off our boots, toss our bags on the floor, and plop right down on the couch the second we walk through the door. The result? Ultimate coziness but total clutter – i.e. stuff everywhere. So, we thought we’d turn to our friends at POPSUGAR to get their golden rules of decluttering your home and keeping it clean. Has your place been looking a little . . . clogged up lately? Well, it may be time to do a little cleaning up! However, if you’ve been following these rules below, you Read More

Revamp Your Bathroom in 10 Easy Steps

With cleaning and decluttering on our minds, the bathroom is one area of the house that could always use an update. Find out how to revamp your bathroom without committing to a renovation with help from POPSUGAR Home. If sprucing up your neglected bathroom is on your list, we’re here to help! Whether it’s the master bath, a shared bathroom down the hall, or a powder room, there are easy ways to transform your space without committing to a major renovation. From beautiful lighting to smart storage, we have 10 key elements that have the ability to take your bathroom to Read More

Get Organized with the 30-Day Declutter Challenge

With a new year comes a fresh start, particularly when it comes to your home. With some major help from POPSUGAR, we’re sharing the solution to a clutter-free, organized home. Yeah, yeah, you’ve been saying you’ll get rid of the clutter in your home for months, but at this rate, no one believes you. Well, show them they’re wrong with this declutter challenge that will take your home from messy to impressively organized in just 30 days. And guess what? We have just the thing to make it easier for you — download our printable and check off items as you declutter. Read More

Bring on the Bubbly with These Sparkling Cocktails

When it comes to celebrating the New Year, champagne is a must, but who knew it was so versatile? POPSUGAR Food shows us a handful of delicious cocktails all made with this festive staple. Champagne or sparkling wine is wonderful enjoyed on its own, but why not step it up a notch? Take a look at our recipes for cocktails that have just the right amount of effervescence to them. Sparkling Lillet and Grapefruit Cocktail Light, refreshing, and almost too easy to sip on, this Lillet aperitif is a great way to kick off the night. Even better, it clocks in at Read More