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Raising the bar for terrific back-to-school and back-to-the-office snacks

Cookie bars, sliced pie squares, granola bars and crisped rice treats. Whether topped with a drizzle of chocolate or a crumbly streusel topping, bars are the go-to treats for bake sales and school lunches, perfect for potlucks and office parties, or simply a quick snack when you're on the …

Textile Sculptures Created From Dozens of Multicolored Orbs by Serena Garcia Dalla Venezia | Colossal

<p>Chilean textile artist Serena Garcia Dalla Venezia creates thoughtfully composed arrangements of hand-sewn fabric balls, producing texture and depth …

Art

29 Bridal Shower Favor Ideas They'll Love

From edible treats to sentimental trinkets, there are so many amazing bridal-shower favors you can gift your guests. With these thoughtful favors (including edible and even plantable ideas), your guests will be happy campers walking out that door. No matter your budget or theme, you'll find …

The fruit that works as a natural probiotic

Between popping a daily probiotic pill, loading up on the sauerkraut, and spritzing your home with bacteria boosted sprays, you may think you have …

Wellness

Tip: Avoid These Dirty Fruits and Veggies

Here are the 16 most pesticide-ridden fruits and vegetables and how to "fix" them. Bonus: The 15 cleanest choices.<p>Every year, farmers dump about 1.3 …

DIY Food Soaps ~ Recipe

Divide melt and pour soap into three bowls. Microwave for 30-second increments until fully melted.<p>For Vanilla Coffee Soap -- stir in coffee grounds, …

Dessert

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We can't decide whether to wear or eat these amazing dress cakes!

When given the choice between eating a cake and wearing a cake, most of us would obviously pick eating. But the designs that some of these Instagram …

5 Steps To Better Health, More Energy, And Weight Loss Without Strict Dieting

Often times, I found myself frustrated and down about not reaching my goals. I thought I was covering everything I needed and addressing the right areas.<p>I wanted to develop a writing habit, a salsa dancing habit, a meditation habit but I couldn’t achieve my desired outcome (despite my effort).<p>But …

Recipe for crostini with fresh figs, goat cheese, and mint

<i>Serves 4</i><p>These little crostini are simplicity itself. The surprising twist is the mint, which perks up each bite of cheese and sweet fig. You could …

Cheese

Blueberry Pie Quick Bread

August 25, 2016<p><i>Bored with the same old blueberry quick breads? Try something different with a blueberry pie bread — homemade blueberry pie filling</i> …

Baking

Low-Carb Asian Noodle Dish With Pork Recipe

This low-carb noodle dish can be made with shirataki noodles or tofu noodles. Chicken can be used in place of the pork. This recipe has a passing …

How To Grow This Cutest Fruit On Earth

Have you ever heard of a Cucamelon? If not, you’re missing out on the cutest fruit on earth!<p>Cucamelons look like baby watermelons and taste like …

Landscaping

No-Bake Nutella Cake [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<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> …

Tip Jar: Bias noodles…

Bias binding. Long strips. Quickly.<p>There are two schools of binding. Straight of grain. Bias. Some of us only go to one school, no matter what, and …

Sewing

Golden Beet Salad with Cider Vinegar Dressing - Food and Recipes

The Sprouted Kitchen <i>by Sara Forte (Ten Speed Press, 2012) features 100 tempting recipes that take advantage of fresh produce, whole grains,</i> …

Kitchn's Guide to Freezing Summer Produce

Think of the freezer as a culinary time capsule where summer can be remembered all winter long. You'll need just a few basic tools, a selection of …

Peaches

Killer Robots Are Coming And These People Are Trying To Stop Them

Forget about drones, forget about dystopian sci-fi — a terrifying new generation of autonomous weapons is already here. Meet the small band of dedicated optimists battling nefarious governments and bureaucratic tedium to stop the proliferation of killer robots and, just maybe, save humanity from …

#FoodComa: These dishes are so vibrant, they’ll put anyone in a good mood

When it comes to food, plating plays a big role in what we pick off the menu. This week, Instagram’s food pros went all-out with colour, putting …

Ice Cream

Can You Cook Frozen Chicken Without Thawing It?

Cooking chicken is not typically a difficult process. You take your thawed cut, stick it in the oven or on the stove, and you cook it until the …

Cooking

Melon, blueberry and feta salad with ginger and mint

I do adore salads made with fruit. Blueberries, if you get good fruit, have a little tartness and there's salty feta cheese, here, to cut the sweetness.<p>SERVES<p>6 as a side dish, 4 as a main course<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the salad</b><p>175g watermelon flesh, neatly sliced (seeds flicked out)<br>• 235g Ogen melon flesh …

Watch: Making Thousands of Real Fruit Popsicles at People’s Pops

There is no better antidote to a heatwave than something frozen on a stick. People's Pops, a New York City-based icy pop company, creates simple but brightly-colored treats using only produce from the city's local greenmarkets and organic simple syrup at an incredible rate — namely, nearly 3000 …

Flavors