Caitlin Potts

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Methow Valley, Washington City Guide

I absolutely love it when we get small-town City Guide contributions. I’m so fascinated by the quaint cities that exist around the world, so getting …

New England

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Salted Caramel Buttermilk Brown Sugar Muffins

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I love when muffins get a nice domed top. And when they’re dripping in salted caramel.<p>But not all of muffins get that …

Baked Thick-Cut Seasoned Oven Fries

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Warm homemade fries smothered in ketchup make my heart go pitter-patter.<p>I used both sweet potatoes and russet, and …

The Best Soft and Chewy Coconut Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>If you think cookies made without any butter mean making a sacrifice in the taste department, think again.<p>No butter, no …

Dessert

Cheese, Black Beans, and Corn-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Avocado Crema

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Healthy meals that are fast, easy, and don’t taste like health food are my kind of meals.<p>And this is right up my alley …

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce Bread with Honey Butter

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>You won’t need scented candles ever again. Just make this.<p>The scent of apples, cinnamon, coconut oil, and bread baking …

The Best Buttermilk Recipes

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Have you ever bought buttermilk for one recipe, but then had no idea what to do with the rest of it?<p>And likely, you never …

This Coffee Maker Is A Roaster, Grinder, And Barista, All In One

Put that Keurig down. Automated coffee may have just gotten its taste back.<p>There’s a war in coffee right now. On one side, you have the coffee geeks, hand-crafting each cup with artisanal tools and incredible care. On the other, you have the automation-hungry, the K-cup users, the people who shove …

DIY Gold + Acrylic Clipboards

My husband and I recently moved from a 600 square foot condo in DC to a 3-bedroom house in Nashville. In our old place, all of my DIYing happened …

10 Second How-To: Cleaning A Cast Iron Skillet

Today, we’re launching a brand-new series of super short videos called “10 Second How-Tos.” The series, which is pretty much what its name entails, …

in the kitchen with: kylie antolini’s honey thyme apple crisp

Kylie Antolini, the blogger behind The Baking Bird, put together a recipe for <b>a honey thyme apple crisp</b> this week to celebrate the arrival of autumn …

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Nutter Butter Bars

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Peanut butter, peanut butter cookies, and chocolate. Sounds like a good idea to me.<p>And dangerously fast and easy to …

Soft Molasses Coconut Oil Crinkle Cookies

<i>posted on</i> November 11, 2013 <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>These cookies are my idea of heaven. They’re the best ‘traditional’ molasses cookies I’ve ever made.<p>But …

hot fudge sundae cake

I realize that given the sheer number of two and three-layered, springform-bound and buttercream-shellacked celebration cakes I keep in the archives, …

Dessert

Apple Pie Pancakes with Vanilla Maple Syrup

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>It’s that time of year where apples are starting to turn up everywhere.<p>From caramel apples to apple pie to pancakes that …

Soft and Puffy Pumpkin Spice Honey Cookies

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I had been wanting to use honey in cookies for awhile.<p>I thought it would pair really well with pumpkin pie spice. I was …

Homemade White Chocolate and Butterscotch Sunflower Seed Butter

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I’m frequently asked by readers if they can make homemade sunflower seed butter just like homemade peanut butter.<p>The …

Honey Butter Pumpkin Dinner Rolls

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Other than warm, fresh chocolate chip cookies, very little can top warm, fresh, homemade rolls.<p>And rolls made with …

Creamy Vegan Corn and Red Pepper Blender Soup

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I had a craving for cream of corn soup the other day.<p>I hadn’t had any in probably 15 years, and have no idea why it …

metacool

Too often we focus all of our energy on designing the thing, and forget about the people who will use it. As we approach any design effort, we must …

metacool

If experiencing the world firsthand is about wisdom, then being open to what that world tells you requires cultivating the un-wise mind of a child: …

metacool

The signature behavior of people who routinely achieve innovative outcomes is that they constantly seek to experience the world instead of talking …

Wanted: Recreating Mug Shots Taken in the 1920s and 30s

Back in 2009, award-winning editorial art director and artist Mark Michaelson released his book <i>Least Wanted: A Century of American Mugshots</i>. In it he …

Gigapixel Photos of Famous Artworks Allow Viewers to Examine Pieces at Brushstroke Level

It’s not everyday you come across a Van Gogh original hanging on someone’s living room wall. Of course countless replicas have already been made so …

Soft and Chewy Seven Layer Magic Bar Cookies

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>One of my favorite desserts of all time is Seven Layer Bars. Or Magic Bars.<p>Or Hello Dolly Bars as they’re sometimes …

Thirsty Thursday: Beat the Heat with Icebreaker Mojitos

Stephen Murello, Stephen Murello<p><b>It’s more than just alliteration;</b> <b>it’s a statement, a proclamation that Thursdays are when the weekend should really</b> …

Recipes

How To Make Rocket Fuel, The Best Frozen Drink On The Planet

Listen up, people of the hot, hottt summer. This tastes really good and boozes you right up.<p>from left: cream of coconut, pineapple juice (canned is fine cause like srsly it's hot and you need a drink), and half and half (or cream, or milk is fine)<p>from left: amaretto liqueur, dark rum, and Bacardi …

14 Coffee Drinks To Break Your Coffee Rut

You have so many more options than your regular order.<p>This post is not meant as an exhaustive glossary of coffee drinks. For a more complete understanding of coffee terminology, check out three of the best books ever written on the topic: <i>Left Coast Roast</i>, <i>The Infinite Emotions of Coffee</i>, and <i>The Blue</i> …