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How-to: galvanized garden beds

When we first moved into our home twelve years ago, I created a large fenced area for our veggie garden – 100′ x 50′ – and built raised beds out of …

Diamond-Tufted Upholstered Headboard

I love…LOVE…a diamond-tufted upholstered headboard. I like them in just about any shape and size. I’m just a sucker for diamond tufting.<p>via The Paris …

How To Make A Diamond Tufted Headboard

Diamond tufted headboards are stunning, but so prohibitively expensive that I wasn’t sure I would ever gain one for my home. Years later with my …

Grandparents

DIY Reclaimed Industrial Side Table

The first step is to pick your boards for the top. Pick out the boards with the best character here. My boards had saw marks, knots, and even some …

Woodworking

Google and HTC have unveiled new app stores

Two new app stores were introduced to the rapidly growing app market last week — Google added an app store to the latest developer preview for Android Wear 2.0, and HTC unveiled Viveport for its VR headset, the HTC Vive.<p>App stores are an essential part of any app ecosystem, providing developers …

Apps

diy restoration hardware garden spheres...

<b>Restoration Hard</b>(to swallow these prices)<b>ware's</b> Stone Garden Spheres are a great accent in<p>gardens, or on decks and patios, they add interest in a …

32 Recipes for Scallions, a.k.a. Svelte Onions

32 great scallion recipes that prove they're even more versatile than onions.<p>It's kind of weird how many scallion recipes we have.

Cooking

7 Snacks for Easter Egg Decorating

Fuel an Easter egg tie-dyeing party with DIY snacks.<p>Easter is all about multi-colored eggs, but that's not the only great DIY Easter project. From …

DIY Farmhouse Bench

Using benches in a dining room instead of chairs is a great way to save space and give the room a relaxed, rustic feel. Follow this tutorial to build …

Woodworking

3-Ingredient Cocktails Everyone Should Know How To Make

It really doesn't take much.<p>There's a golden ratio to making the perfect cocktail, and it only requires three ingredients.<p><b>It's 2:1:1</b> (two parts liquor, such as gin, one part tart, such as lemon juice, and one part sweet, such as honey) -- that's how you make the delicious Bee's Knees, by the …

artisanal

Video: How to Make Amazing Everything Bagels at Home

Never wait in line for a bagel again.<p>These bagels are ridiculously tasty—their chewy texture, soft, springy interiors, and malty-yeasty flavor are …

5 Hearty Salads That Are Outrageously Delicious

Salads don't always need to be starters or sides. These crave-worthy salads will take center stage at meal time -- and no one will leave the table hungry, I assure you.<p><b>1. French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese</b><p>Earthy French green lentils, creamy goat cheese, and crunchy vegetables make a hearty and …

The Unsung New Orleans Cocktail to Drink All Fall

<i>John Besh shows us a New Orleans cocktail that’ll scoot the Sazerac as your go-to fall drink.</i><p>The Vieux Carre cocktail was invented in the same New Orleans bar as the Sazerac—and has many of the same qualities as its beloved brethren: <b>It’s strong, stirred, served on the rocks, rye-based, and has a</b> …

New Orleans

This No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Pie Tastes Better Than Reese's

If you love peanut butter and chocolate, you will love this pie. It tastes like a frozen Reese's peanut butter cup and is even shaped like one. Oh, and it's super easy to make. There are only seven ingredients -- three of which are peanut butter, chocolate and Cool Whip -- and you don't have to …

One Pot Wonders: 7 Delicious Dinners Without The Mess

Minimize the mess! From succulent beef stew to easy chicken chili, you only need one pot to create these classic comfort meals.<p><b>1. Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes</b><p>In this classic French beef stew, otherwise known as Beef Bourguignon, chunks of beef are slowly braised with garlic and onions in a …

12 Easy Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes for the Week - Chowhound

Cooking anything on a weeknight can be a hassle, let alone a complete meal. But luckily, a crockpot can be your saving grace. Just set it in the …

Cooking

This 5-Ingredient Super Ketchup Crushes the Bottled Stuff | Men's Health

There’s still time! Hurry to the kitchen!<p><b>Tomato Compote</b> <i><br>Recipe by Chef Greg Vernick of Vernick Food & Drink in Philadelphia, PA</i><p>Haskin<p>What you’ll need:<br>3 tomatoes<br>1 Tbsp sugar<br>1 Tbsp red wine vinegar<br>Salt, to taste<br>1 bay leaf<p>How to make it:<br>1. In a medium pot, boil water. Add the tomatoes and cook until …

15 Easy Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Weekday Mornings

<i>Somewhere between plain old cereal and drawn-out weekend brunches lies the totally achievable, make-ahead weekday breakfast.</i><p>A good make-ahead breakfast always feels like a treat, is whole-wheaty or fruit-packed enough to be hearty without being pious, and you can knock it out on a weekend …

Breakfast

6 Deliciously Different Zucchini Recipes

There's no shortage of zucchini this time of year. From zucchini carpaccio to zucchini pancakes, here are six deliciously different ways to use it.<p><b>1. Zucchini "Carpaccio" with Feta, Walnuts & Dill</b><p>Raw zucchini is wonderful when sliced thin, carpaccio-thin. Here, it's topped with feta, dill and …

Food

The 10 Best Cocktails for Day Drinking, Ranked

Drinking while the sun’s still high is an art, where the medium is crucial. Try to sip something overly liquorous, and you’ll be hammered before the …

Drinking

11 Ways to Add More Blueberries to Your Breakfast

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Summer is synonymous with blueberry breakfasts. From scones to pancakes to waffles, there aren’t many breakfast menu items that …

Afternoon Tea

The 10 Best Affordable Whiskeys Under $35

Older doesn't always mean better for whiskey, and neither does more expensive. Phenomenal whiskey deals can be found for those looking to spend wisely by shopping the opposite side of the "Pappy" spectrum. While the availability of wonderful whiskey really explodes at the $40-$45 range, herein …

9 Rice Recipes for the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Spanish Rice Recipe from CHOW</i>Rice in the slow cooker? Yes, indeed! That kitchen appliance best known for turning out …

Slow Cookers

This is What Happens When a 7th Grader Invents a Spatula

<i>Today: Decades of grilled pizza, a seventh grade shop class, and a fortunate partnership went into creating the Food52 exclusive R. Murphy Oversized Grill Spatula that launches today.</i><p>If Christina DiLaura, our VP of E-Commerce Operations, was nervous to be the only girl entering her metalworking …

Middle School

Easy healthy meal: Sauté whatever greens you have (broccoli florets, kale, escarole, etc.) in olive oil. Serve atop whatever cooked whole grains you have (brown rice, bulgur wheat, quinoa, etc.), with an over-easy egg and bacon "croutons" (cubed bacon sautéed till crispy). Breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or, hell, all three!

40 Campfire Meals to Keep You Well-Fed in the Great Outdoors

Head to the great outdoors and eat in style with 40 recipes destined for campfire greatness.<p><b>Eating (very) well in the great outdoors</b> isn't hard. Pack up a cooler (or two) with all the fixings for chilaquiles, bacon-wrapped trout, skillet peach crisp, and yes, a proper cocktail—we're going camping.

Cooking

The Only Beer You Really Need to Bring to a Party

Keep the sixer of Schlitz on the shelf. Arrive with this big bottle instead<p>Your buddy asks you to bring beer to a cookout. If you carry in something too familiar and mass market, it’ll likely sit in the back of the fridge, passed up for fancier fare. If you truck along a case of something too …

A Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to Rum

In the United States, people buy more rum than bourbon, Scotch, gin or tequila. Statistics from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) show that in 2014, over 25 million 9-liter cases of rum were sold across the country, compared to approximately 19.3 million 9-liter cases of …

What Does a True Five Course Meal Consist Of?

<i>What are the standard courses in a five course meal?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Jonas Mikka Luster, Former …