Mary Stevens

216 Added | 32 Magazines | 2 Likes | 130 Followers | @MaryStevens5kl3 | Keep up with Mary Stevens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mary Stevens”

Healthy General Tso's Chicken Recipe

Healthy General Tso’s Chicken<p>posted by<p>White meat or dark meat? I’m definitely a wing and dark meat gal, preferring the juicier, more flavorful, more …

Food & Dining

Martha Stewart's One-Pan Pasta

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A simple pantry staple gets even simpler.</i><p>We didn't need pasta to get any simpler. But here it is: asking even less of our attention, patience, and time; dropping steps; and getting</i> …

7 Noodle Salads to Make Right Now

Since the weather is still warm, these refreshing noodle salads are perfect for back-to-school lunches and make–ahead fall suppers.<p>Since the weather …

Baked Halibut + Marinated Eggplant

It’s a common weeknight dilemma: Dinnertime rolls around, and you can’t decide whether you should be productive and cook dinner, or throw up your hands and head to your favorite neighborhood restaurant. It’s a difficult choice; your better side urges you to save money and add to your cooking …

Pumpkin Breakfast Parfait

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A single serving of pie-inspired goodness, filled with warm spices and layers of tangy yogurt.</i><p>I’m an …

A Lighter Pumpkin Cake

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich is going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Give the king of the fall a makeover with a lighter pumpkin cake (that just happens to be gluten-free), thanks to Alice Medrich.</i><p>Pumpkin normally appears in rich pies or hearty …

Game-Changing Pumpkin Hand Pies

These fun and easy pumpkin hand pies by Andrew Zimmern can be frozen before frying, so you always have them on hand.<p><i>These fun and easy pumpkin hand</i> …

Chicken Meatball Sub + Almond Butter, Dark Chocolate, & Coconut Cookies

<i>Today: Make a quick-to-assemble dinner that will leave you with leftovers for lunch tomorrow.</i><p>Don't let dinner stop your from taking full advantage of summer evenings, whether that's meeting friends or taking a bike ride. Take tonight's dinner on the road with you! Chicken Meatball Subs with Gobs of …

One Girl Cookies' Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Makes 12 assembled whoopie pies<p>If you don't have a large pastry tip, simply cut off the tip of the pastry bag and pipe through the opening. The finished pies might not be quite as perfect, but they'll still taste good.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Whoopie Pies<p>1¾ cups all-purpose flour, plus more<p>½ cup cocoa powder<p>…

Dessert

Woven Pillow DIY

Don't let the wall hangings have all of the fun!<p>Once you've figured out the basics of weaving, you can make all kinds of household decor. I've long …

DIY Rhinestone Woven Wall Hanging

Love the woven wall hanging trend but don't have the time or money to try it? You'll love this super simple and inexpensive tutorial!<p>125<p>568

Woven Pillow DIY

Crafting

DIY Woven Placemats

Simple weaving has undergone a huge resurgence over the past couple of years. You can buy affordable looms to weave on at home and create anything …

Knitting

Short Row Shaping: What It Can Do for Your Knitting

The first time I tried short row shaping, it was written into a knitting pattern for me. I was very confused about what these “wrap and turn” …

Laminaria - Spring 2008

I fell in love with Estonian lace for its beautiful undulating forms. The curving lines and blossoms of this shawl, coupled with the spectacular …

Knitting

Achieve Your Weight Loss Goals and See Fast Results

Can trying to achieve your weight loss goals make you frustrated? It is possible to reach your ideal weight quickly, but it will not happen …

Need Diets to Lose Weight Quickly? Here's What You Should Be Doing and Eating to Lose Weight

There are a lot of people who go to gyms asking about new weight loss programs to help themselves lose fat and recover the slim and sexy body that …

Biscotti: The Cookie So Nice, You Bake it Twice

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: Let biscotti be your new favorite cookie to have on hand for all …

Freshwater Pearl Charm Bracelet - How Did You Make This? | Luxe DIY

Pearl jewelry is popular for a reason – it’s pretty, classic, and goes with almost everything. This bracelet turns ordinary pearl beads into little …

How to Turn a Photo Into a Painting with Photoshop

I recently had the absolute pleasure of meeting and shooting with Mackenzie Johnson! Today I’m going to share how I turned my portrait of her into a …

Will global warming kill off skiing in North America?

After another dreadful ski season for many resorts in North America, scientists warn that the future of skiing and snowboarding could be in jeopardy as a result of global warming.<p>Resorts across California and Oregon were forced to close early this year due to lack of snow. In Utah, which boasts the …

Fruit Smoothie Recipe For a Healthy Breakfast

Losing and controlling your weight is an ongoing conversation with so many people everyday. Studies by leading nutritionists all have say, eat a well …

You Can Buy Happiness

The popular quote, "You can't buy happiness," relates to buying happiness like you would a car. It implies the more money you have, the happier you are. Similar to, the more money you have the better car you can buy. But happiness is not bought with the same currency used to purchase a car. You …

Happiness
Sewing

The Snacks, Workouts, and Skin-Care Products That Will Keep You Looking Young

Follow these easy tips to keep that youthful glow.<p>photo via Shutterstock<p><i>Happy National Women’s Health Week! The initiative, now in its 16th year, is led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health in an effort to empower women to make smart choices to improve their</i> …

Cookies, Cookies, Cookies

Artist Uses Calligraphy Brushes to Create Breathtaking Watercolor Paintings of Birds

San Francisco-born artist Karl Martens creates beautiful paintings of birds using materials not often paired together – Japanese and Chinese calligraphy brushes with watercolor. What's most fascinating is that he paints all of his works by memory, without reference to any guide. What you'll notice …

Birds

ES_Masthead

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>Since Londoners started taking their burgers as seriously as the Americans do, discerning burger lovers have come out of the …

Brioche

I must confess that I am a bread junkie, or I should say a bread baking junkie. The whole process just fascinates me and when it’s baking in the oven …