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9 High-Protein Sandwiches With No Meat

In the world of meal prep and healthy lunch ideas, the humble sandwich often gets overlooked. Which is a shame, because high-quality, 100-percent …

The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

Baking

Free Knitting Patterns - Dress in Textured Pattern

<b>Size:</b> 10/12<p><b>Materials:</b><p>Yarn: 600 g (30% wool, 70% acrylic, yardage = 300m / 100 g); 1 pair quick knit needles and one circular needle, both size 3 mm …

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

For displaced Palestinians, food is a means of connecting with their culture from afar, says new resident cook Joudie Kalla. Here she uses a traditional dough and za’atar, the quintessential spice of the Levant, to adapt a familiar swirled bun ...<p>I was born in Damascus, Syria. Though I grew up …

Recipes

5 Simple, Showstopping Brunch Recipes You Can Make Any Time

Not feeling pancakes-and-bacon-y? We get it. These dishes are bold, fresh, and made for grazing.<p>Last September, I went to Lebanon for the first time. Out of all the meals I had there (there was a day when I ate more than 30 dishes and could barely walk), it was the first breakast I had—at a place …

Breakfast

PikaPlant: maintenance-free plants to cheer up your workplace

My desk is a topped by a happy mass of carefully curated detritus. I clear it out every six weeks or so, when I don’t want to read my emails, but the clutter remains, and far more of it than I’d ever tolerate at home.<p>There is a figurine of Captain Phasma from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, with a …

How to Make Creamy Soup with No Cream at All

10 Necessary Tips for Baking Simple Bread at Home

Master baker Uri Scheft explains what breads to start with, his yeast preference, and why you might want to start meditating.<p>No disrespect to that loaf you just bought at the supermarket, but once you learn to make bread at home, your life will change. It's a task that may seem daunting. Kneading. …

Baking

Want To Live In The Arctic Circle? Build Your House Inside A Solar Geodesic Dome

That's what this Norwegian family did.<p>The Hjertefølger family began their experiment in sustainable living in 2013, when they moved to Sandhornøya Island in the Arctic Circle to build their home. There, they constructed a three story cob house from sustainable materials like sand and clay. To …

Arctic Circle

15+ Awesome Knit And Crochet Gift Ideas That Will Help You Prepare For Winter

Winter is coming and along with it comes the dreaded cold. Fortunately we have a great solution on how to keep those toes, ears and fingers toasty.</b> …

Crochet

Recycled Roll Top Pack

Craft Some Style: Embroidery Hoop Photo Display

When it comes to creative home decor, craft supplies can make great design elements. A perfect example: this DIY embroidery hoop photo display.<p>Looking for a creative way to display your favorite snapshots?<p>Transform old wooden embroidery hoops into an eye-catching piece of multi-tiered art with this …

Embroidery

Kid Stitches: Sew Your Own Super-Cute Baby Pants

Practical kid clothes don’t have to be boring! With the right fabric choices, even everyday baby pants can be fun and fabulous.<p>I love how the contrasting colors bring a special touch of style to these kid-friendly bottoms!<p>Ready to whip up a few pairs for your little one?<p>Check out this …

No Bake Pumpkin and Coconut Granola Bars

Looking for some hassle-free homemade snacks that won’t gum up your busy schedule? Why not try these no bake pumpkin and coconut granola bars from Spoon Fork Bacon?<p>These granola bars are also pretty fantastic because you don’t have to bake them, and they taste so good with the pumpkin and coconut …

Sew a Fun Toadstool Quilt Block

In the mood to make something adorable? Stitch up a super-cute toadstool quilt block!<p>Perfect for small projects, woodland-themed quilts, or a quick-sew mug rug—or maybe even something to delight those Mario-loving gamers—this sweet mushroom-patterned block is sure to inspire smiles.<p>Ready to get …

Kid Knits: Knit Toddler Bunny Hat

Tiny kids in awesome hand-knit hats are pretty much the cutest, especially when those hats are shaped like adorable animals. (Bonus points for ears!) So, obviously, a toddler bunny hat creates a serious must-share-with-all-my-parent-friends situation!<p>This is super easy because it is knit flat and …

Knitting

Paint the Town with Homemade Sidewalk Paints

With hints of spring in the air in so many places across the country this week, it’s definitely a good time to start planning for those warm weather activities. The next time the sun shines, make a craft date with your creative kids and spend the afternoon whipping up a dazzling rainbow of …

How-To: Sew Rope to Make a Bowl

If you’re looking for a fun way to play with rope and a sewing machine why not try these neat sewn bowls? These lovely vessels were created by Melbourne maker, Gemma Patford. I love the random paint splatter treatment that was given to the rope before it was constructed.<p>Be sure to use a nice soft …

DIY Clothes Peg Bag

If spring seems to have sprung wherever you are, then it might be time to equip your old clothes line with this peg bag shared by Stitch Craft Create for some nice clean clothes!<p>Of course, pegging out your washing is also much better for the environment than using a tumble dryer, and you get your …

Crocheted Portrait of Yolandi Glows In The Dark

If you’re familiar with Die Antwoord or have gone to see the film <i>Chappie</i>, then you know that, despite her small stature, Yolandi Visser is a person who tends to stand out. So, it’s very appropriate that instagram user and prolific crochet portrait artist Katika has depicted Yolandi with …

Flashback: Colorful Canvas Containers

<b>By Sonya Nimri</b><p>For those of us who have painted a wall or two, have an extra drop cloth lying around, and need containers for our craft supplies, this project cannot be beat. It’s economical, highly functional, and easily coordinated with your home décor. It’s just a bit of simple sewing combined …

Homemade Fig Newtons

Megan Scott of The Joy Kitchen was concerned that fig newtons wouldn’t taste as good as she remembered them being when she was a child. So, rather than risking the snack time heartbreak of discovering a false memory, she took it upon herself to create some homemade fig newtons that were just as …

How-To: DIY Washcloth Travel Toiletry Kit

Stay organized while you’re on the go! This handy DIY washcloth travel toiletry kit is a wonderfully inexpensive and compact way to keep your travel necessities together and close at hand whenever you’re away from home.<p>It’s the perfect place to store your toiletries while you travel, it rolls up so …

Cute Crochet: Pom-Pom Edging for Blankets and Beyond

Bring a touch of stylish fun to your next crochet project with this super-cute pom-pom edging technique!<p>Whether you’re adding it to blankets, cushions, or even a shawl, I think you’ll agree that this crocheted pom-pom edging tutorial from Robin at Once Upon a Pink Moon is pretty darn …

Free Pattern: The Josephine Doll

Abby is the host of “while she naps” a designer of stuffed animals and toys. How lucky are we to get her pattern with numerous pictures for us to …

Build Your Own Bamboo Bike

BYOB takes on a whole new meaning<p>The idea of putting torch to metal and building your own bike frame is irresistible for some cyclists.<p>But frame-building isn’t a skill you pick up in an afternoon seminar (one of the top places to learn, United Bicycle Institute’s Bike School, offers a two-week …

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Environmentally Friendly and Funky Wooden Turntable

This Audiowood <i>Barky Turntable</i> by Joel Scilley will certainly jazz up an otherwise typical record-playing experience. The rustic, modern design is a creative blend of materials that serve as a functional device. Scilley's company, Audiowood, says they “make audio gear and other furnishings that …