Helen Spencer

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Gardens: how to keep basil alive | James Wong

Supermarket basil is notoriously shortlived. But there are ways to make it last<p>A pot of supermarket basil is an almost universal starting point for timid first timers making an initial foray into horticulture. Coming as modestly priced, ready-grown plants on the shelves of the veg aisle, they seem …

Gardening

Roast Coffee with a Popcorn Popper

Home roasting is fun and economical.<p>Relaxing in a coffee house with a professionally made cup of espresso or cappuccino is one of life’s simple pleasures, but I also enjoy making my own coffee drinks at home. I buy whole beans online and grind them in a coffee grinder. I’m a pretty good home …

How To Cook An Egg Inside Out And Pull Off The Ultimate Practical Yolk

Today in Things You Never Knew You Needed To Know And Probably Don't Need To Know But Still Kind Of Want To Know news, we learn to boil an egg inside out. That's right, folks! While we're all accustomed to a yellow yolk encircled by gummy whites, this trick will put the egg's thing down, flip it …

Breakfast

Slow Cooker Savory Superfood Soup

Slow Cooker Savory Superfood Soup<p>Yields: 8 | Serving Size: 1 cup | Calories: 157 | Total Fat: 1 g | Saturated Fat: 0 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | …

Healthy Hot Breakfast: Slow Cooker Baked Apples

This morning we woke up to Slow Cooker Baked Apples in the Grain Free Meal Plan. Even if you are a morning person, waking up to a hot cooked …

Moroccan Chickpea Stew

Does anyone else think it should be illegal for snow to fall before December?<p>It’s barely halfway through autumn and already its been snowing on and …

Crockpot Gingered Chickpea and Spicy Tomato Stew Recipe

By the time that dinnertime rolled around last night, my family had heard enough out of me. That morning, I had sautéd some onions with a mixture of …