Beth Lewis

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A Better Rainwater-Harvesting System

Harvesting rainwater to use for growing vegetables makes a great deal of sense. Unfortunately, the most common method of rainwater harvesting isn’t …

Gardening

Diabetes Dieting: What to Eat to Lose Weight on the 2-Day Diet

Dieting just two days a week blasts fat and balances blood sugar.<p>For folks with diabetes, weight loss is a natural form of “medication.” But in an …

Low Fat

Maialino's Olive Oil Cake Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Olive oil cake at its best has a crackling crust and an aromatic oil-rich middle, …

Dessert

Best Ever Kabob Marinade Recipe

"This is perfect for kabobs! We generally use chicken or pork and it is great with onions, zucchini, and portobello mushrooms! You'll wow your crowd …

Food

10 Recipes That Prove Anyone Can Make Risotto

I firmly believe any cook, regardless of their skill level, can make an awesome pan of risotto. The creamy rice dish shouldn't just be something you …

Cooking

3 ways you’re likely storing your toothbrush wrong—and inviting bacteria into your mouth

Even if you use feng shui principles to organize your home, it’s totally plausible that you overlook the functional setup of your bathroom. After …

Dental Care

How to make fluffy slime without using borax

You don't need borax to make fluffy slime. Here's how.<p>DIY slime, the homemade goop that's as soothing as a fidget spinner, is most often made with borax. In fact, my first slime recipe used borax as one of the main ingredients.<p>While we've never encountered any issues with borax, some people have …

Baking

10 ways homeowners waste money — and how not to

What do you do when your monthly budget for home expenses doesn’t leave much for your savings plan? How about when some of those expenses start …

Home Improvement

Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries Recipe

"Strawberries stuffed with cheesecake mixture."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened<p>1/2 cup confectioners' sugar<p>1/2 teaspoon vanilla …

Dessert

Caper Baked Chicken Recipe

"Melt in your mouth ecstasy. This recipe requires a clay pot for it to turn out just right. Serve the over rice pilaf."<p>Ingredients<p>4 skinless, …

Spices

Easy Italian eats: Grilled porterhouse steaks and Tuscan white beans

Dario Cecchini, aka the Butcher of Panzano, shares two of his incredibly easy Italian dishes. He shows how to make giant grilled porterhouse steak, simply seasoned with herbed salt and olive oil. He calls it "primitive cooking," as all you need is a couple of ingredients, fire — and a very large …

BBQ

Paloma

Yield1<p>Ingredients<p>50ml Don Julio Blanco tequila<br>• 75ml pink grapefruit juice<br>• 10ml fresh lime juice<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla sugar<br>• Lime or pink-grapefruit wedge, …

Tequila

Do Not Throw Your Soda Bottles: Make A Vertical Garden With Them!

Sooner or later it looks like we are running out of gardening space. So, we found a way to help you maximize the space of your porch or garden by …

Gardening

Novel antioxidant makes old blood vessels seem young again

Older adults who take a novel antioxidant that specifically targets cellular powerhouses, or mitochondria, see aging of their blood vessels reverse …

Wellness

Top tomato varieties to grow

With 10,000 varieties of tomatoes of all shapes, sizes and colours, it can be hard to know which are the best tomato varieties. Some are great for …

Gardening

15 Fence Planters That’ll Have You Loving Your Privacy Fence Again

If you’ve got a fenced in yard, you’ve got a perfect opportunity to expand your garden in a truly unique, attractive way. Whether your backyard is …

Landscaping

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

Computer Science

10 of the Best Slow Cooker Recipes for Spring

Just because we've got winter in the rearview mirror (finally!), there's no reason to push your slow cooker to the back of your kitchen cabinet. This …

Cooking

New 3 in 1 Roof solar tiles power your house for half the price of a Tesla roof

Tesla is getting all the attention when it comes to solar roofs, but some competitors out there are innovating in ways that even Elon Musk hasn’t …

Tesla

Fantastic Black Bean Chili Recipe

"I never knew what I was missing until my mother-in-law made this! Everyone begged her for the recipe. A nice and easy way to feed a crowd. Thanks to …

Food

The Only Items You Need in Your Pantry For Amazingly Easy, Healthy Meals

The secret to cooking healthy meals is stocking your kitchen (and empowering yourself) with the right healthy ingredients. That's why as part of …

Food

Lemon Bundt Cake

Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter , softened<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoon all-purpose flour<p>Cake:<p>1 3/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 4 1/2 teaspoons lemon zest<br>• 1 cup …

Dessert

All About Container Gardening: The Steps to Grow Successful Container Gardens

Containers can be hung from a roof, suspended on hooks, or mounted on walls, opening up a whole world of growing spaces. Containers have the added …

Gardening

How to Clean Hardwood Floors

Audio Mixing

Classic Country-Fried Steak Recipe - Southern Living

Country-Fried Steak Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Sprinkle 1/4 tsp. salt and 1/4 tsp. pepper onto cube steaks, flipping to season both sides.<p>Step 2<p>In a …

Country Lifestyle

Korean Chicken Rice Bowl | Recipe

Brown rice adds filling fiber, while marinated chicken brings tons of flavor and is served alongside gut-healthy, fermented kimchi. The simple sesame …

Food

Kay's Shortbread Recipe

"This simple shortbread cookie is baked in a nine inch round cake pan, and cut into wedges."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/4 teaspoon baking …

Dessert

20 Ways to Improve Your Health in Under 20 Minutes

What if we told you that you can boost your energy, fight diseases, erase wrinkles, and lose weight in just 20 minutes? No need to pinch yourself—or …

E.coli

Melt - In - Your - Mouth Shortbread Recipe

"This quick and easy shortbread will literally melt when you take a bite. Great for Christmas parties with a little bit of decorating."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Dessert

Our 10 Most-Popular Recipes Right Now

Count down through the top ten recipes our fans are cooking the most today.<p>Matt Armendariz, 2015<p>Don't fix what ain't broke, right? Simple and …

Cooking