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Articles about you wont believe cozy home inside converted grain silo on Dwell.com - Dwell

Following the advent of modernism, sacred architecture continues to reinvent religious expression.<p>Tucked into the urban grid, a 340-square-foot grain silo becomes an unexpected desert oasis that overcomes several design...<p>An Australian couple build a small cabin retreat in New Zealand for their …

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How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Baked Rosemary Beet Chips

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 C) and place oven rack in the center of the oven.<p>Thinly slice beets with a mandolin (or a sharp knife), getting …

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The 5 Middle Eastern Pantry Staples, from Pomegranate Molasses to Ras-El-Hanout

From pomegranate molasses to ras-el-hanout, the 5 most common (and important) Middle Eastern ingredients to keep in your pantry<p>Middle Eastern dishes combine fresh, tangy, and fragrant flavors. Here are 5 of the most common (and important) ingredients:<p>1. Tahini<p>Used in dressings, sauces, dips, even …

Gardening 101: How to Root Herbs in Water

Rooting herbs in water is so easy to do that the first time it happened to me was a surprise. A friend brought me a housewarming gift–a bouquet of …

Clean eating recipes, Healthy eating recipes and Eat clean recipes

The Food Lover's Cleanse is a complete two week meal plan for people who love to eat, but need to reset their diet. Here's everything you need to …

How to Use Edible Flowers in Salads, Cocktails, and More

Farmers' markets are glowing with all kinds of edible blossoms, and ABC Kitchen chef Dan Kluger is here to explain how you can eat them at home<p>Normally, this is where we'd write something clever about April showers bringing May flowers, but honestly, we're so entranced by the incredible array of …

Indian Spices 101: How to Work With Dry Spices

Many of my friends, new to Indian food, think that it's all spice and fire. But that's not true. Sure, there are spices, but it's not all chili. It's cumin, cinnamon, cardamom; fragrant spices, robust ones, peppery ones. And they're used carefully and thoughtfully. Each has its own aroma and adds …

Secrets of the Spice Trade: How to Run a Spice Shop

The world is smaller than it used to be. That's thanks, in part, to spices and the globalizing influences of colonialism that were fueled by our hunger for tastes from far away.<p>So it's a small irony that when we want to expand our culinary world view, we turn back to spices.<p>Think about what's in …

Indian Spices 101: The Benefits of Frying Spices

To me, there's nothing more intoxicating than the aromas of freshly ground spices—they're heady and complex, and evolve throughout the cooking process. Depending on how you handle them, though, their exact flavor and impact on the dish will be different. In this series on Working with Indian …

How To Magically Repair Furniture Finish

So… I might have messed up our table. I was making marbled Easter eggs and I spilled acetone nail polish remover. Oops. I hid it for a few weeks …

How to Make Sweet Corn Risotto, From Kernel to Cob

<i>Today: Merrill teaches us how to make a sweet corn risotto, using everything from kernel to cob, to celebrate the warmer months.</i><p><i>This article is brought to you by our friends at Sunshine Sweet Corn. We used their fresh spring corn from Florida, which comes into season in April.</i><p>There's something …

Lemony Green Bean Salad with Feta, Red Onion, and Marjoram Recipe on Food52

Which Grains to Rinse and Why

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The harsh reality about rinsing grains.</i><p>In many ways, we at Food52 are all about making your life easier: showing you how to cream butter and sugar …

Red Leaf Salad with Roasted Beets, Oranges and Walnuts Recipe on Food52

The Best Moscow Mule is Made with Fresh Ginger

How do you make a classic Moscow Mule even better? Two words: fresh ginger.<p>A Moscow Mule—traditionally made with vodka and ginger beer—is summertime sipping at its best. But add fresh grated ginger and <i>whoa</i>: It's got some some kick! Now <i>that's</i> a drink.<p>Get the recipe: Fresh Ginger Moscow Mule

A Dash Of Spice Can Help Manage Diabetes

spices, herbs, diabetes<p>Blueberries, pomegranates and dark leafy veggies like spinach and kale are commonly known as “super foods” with powerful …

Which Spices Protect Against DNA Damage?

In my post Which Spices Fight Inflammation? I profile a landmark study that compared the ability of different spices to suppress inflammation. The …

Avocado Breakfast Recipes That'll Make Your Heart Sing

There's not really a wrong way to eat avocado. But there's definitely a right way, and that's with breakfast.<p>The savory green fruit is an egg's best friend. It creamifies an a.m. smoothie without hesitation and it transforms a bland piece of toast into a sought after delicacy.<p>Start your morning …