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Start the Day Strong With Peanut Butter and Kale

This peanut butter kale smoothie packs in protein and flavor for a powerfully delicious morning boost.<p>Weekend brunch doesn't have to be an overload of butter and sugar and egg (though sometimes, of course, that's precisely what we want). But for when it's <i>not</i> what we want, it's good to know that …

Breakfast

Video games change the way you dream

Those hours in an alternate reality are messing with our minds<p>Maybe you're meandering, alone and lost, through an abandoned castle surrounded by a crocodile-filled moat. Suddenly, a flame-breathing dragon hurls towards you, snarling and gnashing its teeth, coming in for the kill. Do you wake up …

61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

Cooking

Raspberry Sweet Mint Smoothie Recipe

This past month I've been making a lot of smoothies and infused waters at home. This recipe is my favorite flavor combination that I've found so far! …

15 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

Don't care what anyone says. Pumpkin makes everything better.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow us at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52. And check out our new shop, Provisions.

Baking

DIY: Friendship Bracelet chevron rug

You know how friendship bracelets are totally back? Well, I can’t quite bring myself to get into it after 15 years but I love the bright colors, the …

How to Make Pumpkin Pie Lasagna

Becky McKay, the internet’s Cereal Baker, is forever mashing up foods that less sophisticated people might think don’t belong together. In the past, …

How To Retire On Time With No Worries

Frankly speaking, the biggest advantage of any single investor is time. How big an advantage? Big enough to allow an ordinary saver to retire well with no worries.<p>That’s not what happens, of course. Most people do it completely backwards, waiting until their 40s to start thinking about retirement. …

How to Choose Healthy Pots and Pans

Despite the ease and con­ve­nience of non-stick pots and pans such as Teflon, many health conscious people are tossing their non-stick and replacing …

Stainless Steel

How To Make Candles - Natural Beeswax Candles

<b>Nothing provides a cozy warmth in your home like</b> the soft glow of a candle. So, what if you could enjoy the charm of candlelight, and also be …

Chemicals

30 Minute Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta

Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 9, 2013 101<p>This is my give-me-a-break-from-candy-canes …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Lemons, in Season in December

Tips for buying, storing, and cooking with lemons, in season in December.<p>Thankfully, lemons are readily available throughout the year—it would be hard to imagine grilled fish without a spritz of lemon or a citrus-less drink in the summertime. But, like almost all produce, lemons <i>do</i> have an actual …

Ice Cream

How To Make Ginger Ale - Sweetened Naturally

<b>When I was younger</b>, I never understood why people enjoyed ginger ale. I thought it had a funky taste and I didn’t appreciate the overly-enthusiastic …

A Southern Christmas Menu

Roasted fresh ham, biscuits and buttermilk-lemon pie make this the ultimate Southern menu for Christmas dinner

Cooking

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Brussels Sprouts, In Season in December

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking Brussels sprouts, in season in December<p>Earthy, nutty-tasting Brussels sprouts get a bad rap because they are so easy to overcook, resulting in a mushy texture and pungent aroma. When cooked properly, these little cabbages are crisp-tender, with a pleasant crunch …

Cooking

Homemade Bath Crayons - For A Fun and Natural Bath Time

<b>Splish splash, I was takin’ a bath…</b><p>But I was bored and wanted something to draw with. So I dripped water all over the floor and reached for the …

10 DIY Stocking Stuffer Ideas | All Parenting

<b>10 DIY Stocking Stuffer Ideas</b> | <i>All Parenting</i><p>I thought it would be fun to get a few bits and pieces to pop into my niece’s stocking this year, but everything nice was so expensive (and she doesn’t need any more junk!). Then I stumbled on this awesome post and was so excited. All these DIYs are pretty cheap to get the bits for, and they’re fun/useful. Especially the socks! And I know some boys and girls who would go nuts over that ribbon twirler!

12 DIY Design Tips for Your Holiday Kitchen

?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?<p>If you follow us on Twitter or Facebook, then you might know that we ventured across the country to New York a couple weeks ago to participate in Lowe’s Deck the Halls, and Walls, and All holiday event. They asked a handful of bloggers and …

Chemicals

Build Your Own Photo Booth

Plus! A 1932 DIY pocket camera from the pages of Popular Science"<p>NOW: INSTAGRAM PHOTO BOOTH<p>Alexander Morris lugged a camera around everywhere during high school, making him the unofficial class photographer. Even after he graduated last year, his alma mater in Antrim, Northern Ireland, asked him to …

Last Minute Gift Wrap

If you run out of wrapping paper this year, don't panic. Make your own in 10 minutes with items you already have on hand!<p>404<p>1761

Wooly Moly: 24 DIY Felt Projects

We admit it. In the past, we weren’t quite sure how we felt about… well, felt. It’s been involved in its fair share of twee projects. But here at Brit + Co., we know that most materials have an underlying awesomeness to them. To prove it, a lineup of felt’s best looking DIYs.<p>1. Three Bead Necklace: …

Crafting

Recipes during Pregnancy | Vintage Mixer

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing. I never longed to become pregnant or had a desire to go through the process but now that I am, I really can’t believe …

50 Simple Ways to Make Your Baby Smarter

Infant-development experts believe that the first years of a child's life are a prime time for learning, but sometimes it may be hard to think of new ways to stimulate your baby. Let these fun—and scientific—activities inspire you.<p>Stimulate Baby's Vision<p><b>1. Make eye contact.</b> Take advantage of those …

Kids

20 Kid-Friendly Veggies

Get your picky kid to start trying (and yes, loving) vegetables in just one month. We've got a brilliant week-by-week plan for delicious but easy side dishes that will have your child asking for more.<p><b>Cucumber Ribbon Salad</b> <br>Trim the ends off a medium cucumber, then cut it in half crosswise and peel …

Vegetables

Family Meals to Go

Do you and your family spend your weeknights and weekends hopping from one kid's practice to another one's game? There's no need to spend big bucks buying pre-packaged meals -- make these tote-able lunches and dinners in your own kitchen and take them along for the ride, as well!<p>This pork roast and …

Cooking

Sprout - Adorable Maternity T-shirt - Original Rain Cloud Design in Mint Green (Made in USA)

You are a rain cloud, and your most important job is to shower your Lil' Sprout with love. This tee depicts a fun and simple illustration of the relationship between you and your baby. Original artwork, the first rain cloud maternity tee to hit the market!<p>Printed in royal blue on a super-soft, mint …

Girls' Legos Are A Hit, But Why Do Girls Need Special Legos?

Two years ago, in 2011, <i>90 percent</i> of Lego's consumers were boys. A tough statistic to swallow for those of us who grew up playing with Lego's gender-neutral buckets of bricks. But the statistic came straight from Lego, which was then focused on boys with franchised sets based on properties like <i>Star</i> …

Babies who spent more than one night a week away from mother are 'more insecure'

Babies who spend more than one night a week away from their mothers are more insecure, according to a new study.<p>Researchers from the University of Virginia studied data from 5,000 children who spent a night or more per week away from a primary caregiver, as increasingly happens when parents share …