Sara Mcmullen

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12 Winter White Staples That Look Super Classy

There’s no other time during the year that white looks more stunning than in the wintertime. Maybe it’s because we’re obsessed with all-things snow or maybe it’s because set against the traditional darker colors of the season, white looks all the more crisp, clean and classy. To buff up your …

Winter Wonderland: How To Make A Paper Snowflake

Ready to up your paper snowflake game? We're going to let you in on a little secret: it's all in the fold. No more of that "fold any old piece of …

The Australian Cookies That Are Better Than Thin Mints (Yes, We Said It!)

The Mint Slice is an Australian supermarket staple, a cookie second only to the Tim Tam (which you’ve probably heard about). It’s very similar to a Thin Mint—both have crisp dark chocolate cookie bases and a thin covering of dark chocolate.<p>The kicker with the Mint Slice, however, is the layer of …

DIY Hack: How To Remove Oil Stains From Clothing

Oil stains are one of the nastiest spots that ever existed. They are hard to remove and even if you manage to do a trick, the spot will still be …

DIY

Dinnertime Hacks for People Too Tired to Cook

While some of us at <i>goop</i>, ahem, are more naturally inclined to cook—and maybe a little bit more talented with a dutch oven, we all love food, and we …

Homemade Peppermint Patties [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

Recipe: Christmas cake joy

<b>Reader Report</b><p>This package has been filed to Stuff by one of our readers.<p>It has been checked by our editors before being published.<p>READER REPORT:<p>A …

Carol's Caramel Corn Recipe

02/05/2018<p>elliesmom from Rhode Island<p>I made this for a Super Bowl party this weekend. I have a small microwave and a glass surface stove. Neither one …

10 IKEA Hacks That Make the BEKVAM Stepstool Unrecognizable

If you only use it to reach the top shelf in your pantry, you're missing out.<p>If you only use it to reach the top shelf in your pantry, you're missing out.

I know what’s good for me, and it often starts with what I’ve got on hand

Sometimes the glow talk is a bit much. You know the glow I mean? It’s the one so many writers of vegan recipes and/or lifestyle blogs refer to in promoting this particular way of eating. You’ll look so much younger! Your skin will clear up! Your eyes will brighten! Your hair will soften! Oh, you’ll …

Mushroom Lentil Bourguignon

This classic recipe gets a vegetarian makeover, and the results are wonderful!<p>The first thing my wife said when she tasted this dish is, "It tastes …

If Everything Bagels, Pizza & Hot Cocoa Were Nut Mixes

<i>We've paired up with McCormick Gourmet to show how a freshly-stocked spice cabinet makes on-the-fly cooking and holiday meal planning easier (and more flavorful).</i><p><i>Today: spiced nut mixes that childhood dreams are made of.</i><p>We like—no, <i>love</i>—a good nut mix. We'll take 'em sweet, spicy, and everything in …

Eggplant Chips With Basil-yogurt Dip

Eggplant Chips With Basil-yogurt Dip from Greatist• 1 medium globe eggplant, thinly sliced<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 4 cloves garlic<br>• Kosher salt (about 1 …

Recipes

An Elegant, Budget-Friendly Way to Frame Big Posters and Prints

When the quote I received to frame James Ransom's poster-sized photographs for the new Food52 office was in the thousands of dollars, I started trying to think how it could be done for less. Much less.<p>I love the minimalist look of frameless glass, which doesn't feel heavy and lets the photography …

The Meaty Magic of Vegetarian Fried Shiitake Po' Boys

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Every spring for the first half of my life, my family, led by my grandparents, would tromp through the woods near their home in the mountains of East Tennessee, hunting morels—or "dry-land fish," as they're called around there. …

Tutorial: Chic Floating Frame for a Canvas

Shares 329<p>Hi everyone! Ursula here from Home Made by Carmona, back to share another penny pinching DIY! Last time I shared a <i>Knock-off Tin Can …

What most people get wrong about making hummus

Growing up downstate in Michigan, where so many people have Middle Eastern roots, a girl can eat a lot of good hummus. The best of those for me has always been in suburban Detroit’s authentic Lebanese restaurants, where I first came to know a style of classic “hummus bi tahini” that is thick and …

Food

Malted Chocolate Cake

Makes one 9x5" loaf Servings<p>Carnation malted milk powder, we love you (and this devilish cake) so, so much. If you're using an 8½x4½" pan, you should hold back 1 cup batter.<p>May 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1⅓ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>¼ cup malted …

Dessert

15 Ways to Make Magic with Your Food Processor

If you, as a child or as an adult, read Calvin and Hobbes, you'll remember Calvin's transmogrifier. Ostensibly, the transmogrifier was a cardboard box—but we know that it was magic, capable of transforming one thing into another thing almost instantaneously (though only Calvin and Hobbes could see …

Turn on Your Oven for 35 Minutes, Have Breakfast for the Whole Week

Oatmeal is by far my favorite breakfast. I love a good chia pudding, a savory tostada or breakfast burrito, or a simple serving of avocado toast. But no matter how humble or predictable a warm bowl oats may be, nothing can take their place.<p>Which leaves me with the conundrum of finding a way to …

The Food Lab: Ultra-Crispy New Potatoes With Garlic, Herbs, and Lemon

Do you enjoy being lied to? I certainly don't. Yet nearly every time I eat roasted potatoes, I feel like I've been betrayed. They come to the table all nicely browned and craggy, but they inevitably have soft, papery skins that don't offer any real contrast with the creamy flesh below. It's like,</i> …

The Secret to Extra-Crispy Herb-Roasted New Potatoes: More Than a Pinch of Salt

"Kenji, why don't you ever make those salt-crusted potatoes we have back home for me?" my wife, Adri, said to me the other day as we were driving home from an afternoon at the beach. As the husband of a Colombian woman, I've come to learn a couple things about their culture. Namely, when it comes …

12 Vegan Ice Creams to Scoop If You Just Can’t With Dairy

For vegans and anyone allergic to dairy, non-dairy ice cream has never tasted better. Whether you snag readymade pints from Whole Foods or churn out your own ice-cold confections for your next ice cream social, your inner Dairy Queen will be very happy after just one bite. Take your vegan ice cream …

15 Desserts You Won’t Believe Are Made With Chickpeas

When you think dessert, chickpea isn’t the main ingredient that usually comes to mind. Believe it or not, chickpeas are way more versatile than a salad addition or a base to hummus: They are actually a great substitute for flour in many dessert recipes. Full of protein, fiber, folic acid and …

Guide to Idaho’s best parks and wilderness areas

FORGET THE OVERCROWDED CAMPGROUNDS, steep entrance fees, and long-winded lists of “don’t touch” rules that plague so many of this country’s finest …

You're drinking your coffee at the wrong time

If you drink it first thing, you may not be reaping all the benefits.<p>The U.S. Army has developed an algorithm that determines how much coffee a …

Coffee

The Right Way to Get Rid of Earwax

Step away from the Q-tips.<p>Earwax is one of those bodily fluids that's usually out of sight and out of mind—that is, until you put a Q-tip into those ears and, well, you know. It's not pretty. But if you're self-conscious about the gunk in there, the last thing you should be doing is popping cotton …

Dry Skin

Controlling Aphids, Slugs and Snails

Julie Martens Forney<p>Aphids appear in great concentrations in early spring, when plants are pushing new growth. These sucking insects love to feast on …

Square foot gardening suits any size space

‘Strawberries and onions newly planted’ CC BY-SA 2.0 Korye Logan<p>If you’re new to gardening, you’d likely prefer to start small. Which is why many …